The Sky Is Everywhere

Book review by Kate Pavao, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Mature read has teen finding her way after her sister dies.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

Just wow...!

This is a great book! Halfway through it I didn't know whether to stop reading or continue, because of the lack of morality. But then I realized, grief is a wierd thing, and this book is as realistic as it can be! And when I continued the story became undesirable good!

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Great messages
age 13+

Raw Story of Loss and Life

Great story--definitely worth your time if you're either 13+ or a mature reader. The characters aren't bad examples, they just like to live on the edge (: It mentions smoking, but it's the main character's uncle who's much older.

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Great messages
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Book Details

  • Author: Jandy Nelson
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Dial Books
  • Publication date: March 9, 2010
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 17
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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