Three Little Words: A Memoir

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Harrowing foster child memoir for mature readers.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 13+

Three little words review!

i think it was a great book

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Great messages
Too much swearing
age 17+

MUST READ if you are considering Social Work!

Loved it, but had a really hard time getting through the first 1/2. I was in tears and had to put the book down several times. I adopted a 10 year old out of the foster care system and this book made me want to adopt 7 more! The reason I put 17+ is because if a child is thinking about choosing Social Work as a career these are the things they will be dealing with. Other that that I think this is an adult book, that will move you to want to help the children stuck in the system.

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Educational value

Book Details

  • Author: Ashley Rhodes-Courter
  • Genre: Autobiography
  • Book type: Non-Fiction
  • Publisher: Atheneum
  • Publication date: January 1, 2008
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 14
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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