The First Rule of Punk

Book review by Darienne Stewart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Creative Latina finds her voice and pride in spirited tale.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 10+

Instant classic about self-expression and finding who you are

Parents and kids will love this book! Malú is a fun, spunky, utterly charming main character, and everyone will dig the positivity. But the book doesn't shy away from real and challenging issues, and that makes it an important book for young people as well. Plus, this is a great introduction to zine culture for anyone who is interested. C'mon, Newbery!

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