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Parent reviews for The Program, Book 1

Common Sense says

Dystopian romance links teen suicide and memory.
Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 15+
Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 13+
Based on 14 reviews
Adult Written bydeannac October 14, 2014

This book is honestly the best I've ever read.

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Adult Written bycelysen December 27, 2013

Not what you'd expect

I enjoyed this book. I was disappointed that there were two instances of the F-word but other than that I liked it. I'm not sure how I feel about erasing peoples memories to stop suicide, however it does make for a real interesting concept.

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Adult Written byDeirdre Stodel C. June 26, 2017

Very depressing, not recommended. Highly destructive

Adult Written bySarah L. October 21, 2017

Great Book!

This book is a great book and I read it through to see if it was suitable for my kids when one was 12 and the other was 13. I felt it was a bit risky because it is about a touchy subject, but I let them try it anyways. They were both able to read through it, but my son, 13, didn't bother looking at the second book while my daughter, 12, fell in love wit the series. This book is definitely for kids that are more mature because it does include some inappropriate parts and wouldn't suggest it to any student in seventh, but maybe 8th grade.

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Adult Written bySebastian O. June 11, 2018

A great book

I think that it does have a hard topic but kids that are 12 already know the topic. It has a great message about helping others. I will read the next one. Sex is mentioned in the story but not described.

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