The Red Badge of Courage

Book review by Kyle Jackson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Compelling Civil War novel questions morality of battle.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 11+

My son loved it!

My son read a lot and i was hesitant to let them read this book, but it isn't any more graphic than Hunger Games and it also has a lot of Civil War history included. He loved it!

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Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love American stories and historical fiction

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