The Heir: The Selection, Book 4

Book review by Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Princess must choose prince in fun, fast-paced sequel.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 17 reviews

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age 13+

It was good...

This one was totally different from America's point of few as we now see her daughter, Eadlyn playing the role of what he father did from the first three books and I have to say that it wasn't my favorite as much as I enjoyed The Selection. She indeed was a spoiled girl who didn't like the idea of having to be the one to be crowned Queen when she really wanted her twin brother to do so, but sadly, he couldn't because she was older than him by like 2 minutes. And then came the men who wanted her and then you have Eadlyn and well, it was good and yes, it did made me cry as well, but it wasn't my "favorite" out of the whole series.
age 13+

Liked less than previous in series

While the overall theme of the book is similar to the previous three, it is 20 years after the last. The main character is Eadlyn, the daughter of the King and Queen. Be prepared for a distant, snobbish character. Over time it appears she is learning some important life lessons, but not much changes in her attitude. You see the beginnings of a more likeable person at the end, in anticipation for the next book. There are only a few instances of kissing and "thinking" about the kisses, and minor touching of a chest. Should be acceptable for the 13+ crowd.

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