The Ship of the Dead: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 3

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

age 10+

Doomsday-thwarting excitement in a banana-yellow ship.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 20 reviews

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age 10+

Amazing Book!

I read this book a few months ago and I think that it is one of the best of Rick Riordan's work! I really love that there is LGBT in this book because in many children's books every one is straight
age 15+

Not Good

This was not a good book to me. I've loved pretty much every other Rick Riordan book, but this one was just so much worse than his other novels. The humor was dry and forced, it was much more violent than any book he's written, and it had a larger focus on relationships. Specifically, Alex and Magnus. Alex is gender fluid (as mentioned in the second book of this series) and he and Magnus become a couple in this book. Other characters flirt and kiss with one another. There is also significantly more language in this book than what CSM mentioned. There are multiple uses of b------d and d---n. This review is solely stating what is in the book, and my personal opinion of the book as a whole.

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Too much violence
Too much sex

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