The Copper Gauntlet: Magisterium, Book 2

Book review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Hasty setup, exciting finish in magic-school sequel.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 10+

Amazing! You'll love it if you liked the first!

This book did a great job of improving off of the first one! The first half or so of The Copper Gauntlet was a little slow, but once the action got started this book did not let me go! Although it is a Middle Grade book, it is definitely mature enough to satisfy teens and adults (I'm nineteen). It's pretty similar to the first as far as stuff for parents to look out for - violence, mostly. And we are starting to get a little hint of some angstiness in our quickly-aging characters - a couple kisses is all. I love how all the characters are developing and the adventure in these books makes it so fun to read! Callum is an amazing protagonist in a very tricky situation and it's great to watch him grow. This book made me laugh a lot, too! I can't wait for the next installment! Sorry for the somewhat scattered review.

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