The Nowhere Girls

Book review by Samara Meyer, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Teens aim to end school's rape culture in empowering tale.

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age 17+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 17+

Empowering tale with a lot of unnecessary and demeaning stereotypes

The second half of this book was great. Erin is a well developed character that gives the reader a bit of understanding about Aspergers. The girls come together and support each other. I liked how it showed many female points of view. That said, the first half of the book is full of nasty stereotypes of "conservative Christians" They are all backward, selfish, and mean. The women are portrayed as weak. This book gives the impression that all men are predators. There isn't one well developed male character.

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