The Palace of Laughter: The Wednesday Tales #1

Book review by Terreece Clarke, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Spooky circus tale is great for reluctant readers.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

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age 8+

Fun adventure

The assessment is accurate ("What parents need to know"). Creepy clowns, friendship, loyalty and fantasy. We liked the kids' friendship with the tiger and how they picked up friends along the way.

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Book Details

  • Author: Jon Berkeley
  • Illustrator: Brandon Dorman
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: HarperTrophy
  • Publication date: August 1, 2006
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 9 - 12
  • Number of pages: 488
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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