The Screaming Staircase: Lockwood & Co., Book 1

Book review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Exciting ghost-hunter series start is very, very scary.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 10 reviews

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age 13+

Loved it but scary (especially the first book) not for sensitive kids.

I got this book at the recommendation of another family for my middle son. I read it myself to be sure it wasn't too scary. I decided it was 1) definitely too scary for him and 2) completely engaging. I read the entire series on my own. My less sensitive oldest red it at age 13. Not sure when I'll suggest it to my more sensitive middle son.
age 18+

Very scary

Only for adults into gothic genres

This title has:

Too much violence

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