What We Saw

Book review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Thought-provoking story about consent and truth.

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 17+

NOT OKAY FOR CHILDREN!!! STAY AWAY TEACHERS!!

This book is NOT APPROPRIATE for children! My son's teacher started reading this to the students WITHOUT ALERTING THE PARENTS!!!! Like, SERIOUSLY?! My son (13 years old!) came RUNNING TO ME IN TEARS describing the part where they RAPED A HIGH SCHOOLER WITH DETAILS!!! They mentioned motor-boating, fingering, describing the insides of a human, vore, blood, blood sex, Gay. Motorboat, Ben. Human inside each other. This book is ONLY OKAY FOR ADULTS! Even if you are an adult, STAY AWAYRE! As this book is pretty disturbing. My son will not be attending this gross school anymore.

This title has:

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

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