The Nature of Jade

Book review by Kate Pavao, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Strong story with anxiety, teen parenthood themes.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 8 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 17+
Love it! I'm a parent and a librarian. I like to know what kids are reading. This was one of better tween books read in a long time, and it's not about vampires. It's about an everday girl struggling with growing up in stressful world. As parent of daughter who suffers from panic attacks, this book is right on!
age 13+

Love this book

I love this book! The characters are so real and they way Deb Calleti writes is awesome!

Book Details

  • Author: Deb Caletti
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Simon Pulse
  • Publication date: February 27, 2008
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 12 - 12
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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