The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise

Book review by Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Girl and her dad flee grief in heart-filled road-trip tale.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 14 reviews

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age 9+

A tangible commentary on grief

To me, this book was a profound commentary on the way people are impacted by and process grief and a tangible way for kids to think through it. Kids who read this will both have empathy for Rodeo’s pain, and feel indignant at the difficulties faced by Coyote. This will provide a valuable opportunity to think through what they both could have done differently.

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age 10+

I highly recommend this book

I liked it all. It deals with so many issues: Grief, Loss, Prejudice, Puberty, and Acceptance to name a few. And these issues are dealt with in such an easy manner that it made me extremely happy that I listened to this book with my son.

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