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 4 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 12 reviews

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age 12+


I’m glad I listened to the story before I bought it for my granddaughter. I didn’t think it would be appropriate to send my granddaughter a book that has swearing in it.

This title has:

Too much swearing
age 9+


This book is really, really awesome! It is sad at times, but there is a lot of adventure to even out the sadness. I love it!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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