Tiger Eyes

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Powerful novel examines teen's world of grief.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 8 reviews

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age 9+

Opens the real world to young children

I read this book to my 12, 9 and 11-year-old. Totally appropriate no graphic images great book. Great role models too!

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
age 18+

Do not let your child read this

It is a totally inappropriate book. I cannot believe that my daughter was able to bring home this book from her school. She is 10 years old. On page 126 it states, " Jane's mother and father are probably locked into their bedroom making love. Or maybe they did it while we were out and now they're sleeping. I don't want to think about sex anymore..... I get Jane undressed down to her shirt and her underpants"...etc...it also talks about when they first learn about sex... the language is bad and I am sick thinking that my child was expossed to this.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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