The Inheritance Games, Book 1

Book review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Intriguing teen mystery has puzzles, twists but fizzles.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 39 reviews

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age 13+
age 14+

Entertaining but not groundbreaking

This book was a fun read but doesn't have a lot of larger redeeming qualities. The plot revolves around mysteries and puzzles and a girl adjusting to a luxurious life in the spotlight with a sometimes quirky, sometimes backstabbing family she's never met before. Honestly, if you like the puzzle/mysteries, I'd recommend The Ivory Key before this one. I'm going to wait until my daughter turns 14 to put this on her radar mostly because of the drinking.

This title has:

Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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