Wolf Hollow

Book review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Tween's search for justice is intense and beautiful.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 12+

Dark read

The book is too dark and the ending is sad. I made the mistake of reading this for my 9 year-old son. We'd already read Beyond the Bright Sea by the same author so I never thought this book would be unsuitable for him. I was disappointed overall.

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age 12+

Fab book. I cried (and I'm a cynical, hardened 39 year old).

This book is brilliant, but the more you think about it, the more dark it is. The bully is evil and is never really exonnerrated. People die. People get injured. Not everything that happens in the book is just. It made me, as an adult cry. Make sure your kid is either over 12 or emotionally robust! But blimey; what a book! Read it yourself first: it'll be a pleasure, I assure you.

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Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love bullies and coming-of-age stories

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