The Reptile Room: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 2

Book review by Peter Lewis, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

A clever, suspenseful mystery in series.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 32 reviews

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age 10+

LEMONY SNCKET IS A GENIUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I like that there are snakes in the book because snakes are cute

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
not rated for age
Another great book in the series!

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