The Whipping Boy

Book review by Kyle Jackson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Prince and pauper find friendship in rollicking tale.

Parents say

age 3+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

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age 2+


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age 4+

Really fun book full of adventure and suspense.

Really fun book that I've read aloud over and over again at about yearly intervals to my grandsons who become engrossed each time. They are now 7 and 10 years old. It's educational in its exposure to royalty in times gone by. It is funny, gross, scary, and joyful.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages

Book Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love tales of castles, princes, and paupers

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