Zita the Spacegirl

Book review by Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Brave girl seeks missing friend in exciting graphic novel.

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 8+

Great action adventure

I read this to my 7 year old daughter and she loved everything about it. It is a fun book that kept me entertained. I was a little bothered by the language and some of the violence. I just had to censor things a bit. I didn't realize it would be so much but, the great story makes up for all of it. We are currently reading the last book in the series and I am sad that it is coming to an end. I have now added other books by Hatke to our "want to read" list.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
age 5+

Great for kids of all ages

This is a fun, fast-paced and yet emotionally deep story of a brave girl and her brother who are whisked through a portal into space. The aliens are imaginative and fun, and the art is whimsical and engaging. The story has a strong female main character who both girls and boys can relate to. Her loyalty, sense of right and wrong, kindness, and bravery will have anyone rooting for her. Great book for kids.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

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