Things Seen from Above

Book review by Carrie Kingsley, Common Sense Media
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age 8+

Kids discover a quirky loner's talent in lovely, kind story.

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age 9+

Realistic AND magical

So many kids -- including my own son -- struggle with friendships in late elementary school. Like Wonder or Stargirl, the story of April and Joey let kids see their peers and themselves in a fresh way. So many details of this book are spot on for the age group. Kids will connect with this book. And then the "seen from above" part. I don't want to take away from your discoveries as you go along -- but it keeps you reading. You won't go wrong selecting this book for a fourth or fifth grader in your life.

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For kids who love stories of middle school and kids on the autism spectrum

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