The Nixie's Song: Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles, Book 1

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Spiderwick series continues with new characters.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

Some nasty conversation

My son and I read Wondla, another work by Tony Ditrelizzi and loved it. It was so magical and adventurous without much violence for the most part. Had my son listen to this on audio and I thought the way the kids spoke to each other was not something I’d like him to be exposed to. The main character is overweight and one kid calls him “lardass”. Lots of bickering between the kids. I’m sure the story is great otherwise but didn’t find it suitable for my 5 and 8 year old.
age 9+

Unnecessary language

I felt it was not necessary to use the works "jerk" "crap" and "idiot". We started to listen to it on audio book with our 7 & 8 year old and turned it off.

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