The Terrible Two, Book 1

Book review by Darienne Stewart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Zany fun, great writing in smart prankster tale with heart.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 9+

Vapid characters. Stereotypical bullies and slapstick humor

This book lacks depth. The characters are 1 dimensional stereotypical characters. There is a bully. Lots of white lies which are played off as actually being helpful. Sneaking and trickeryare the common theme. It provides no educational value and I will even go so far as to say it introduced the idea of looking for the bullies at school. Why are we feeding our children's minds with this? There are so many books that are better written, with better character development that don't use cliché stereotypes. Don't waste your time on this mind-numbing junk. Read the classics with your kids.
age 7+

The Terrible Two

We read this book in Room 9 at Richmond School. WE LOVED IT! "It was a great book." Felix "It is funny and entertaining." Chloe "I suggest all children should read this book, it is cool." Millah "It is funny and I really liked it." Hayden "It is my favourite book." Josiah "Every chapter had a new surprise." Taylor "I liked the last part because it is so funny." Zavier "If you want to learn facts about cows, read The Terrible Two - cows can walk up stairs but not down them." Courtney

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