Danielle
Danielle asked:

What age of child would you recommend this book to? My niece just turned 7 years old and I was thinking of giving it to her for Christmas. Should I wait until she is older? Maybe eight or ten? What do you think?

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Elyse It's definitely a middle grade book. 10+ depending on the child's reading level. If they're reading Harry Potter, this is fine.
Ruth Fitts I think of this as young adult...not that there is anything inappropriate for a younger child, but I would recommend it for 12 & up.
Clarizador 13 and up cause the #2 has stuff that not sutable for yunger kids but my 13 year old friend read it and i red it and we say to wait untill there 13 or 14
Chloe I would say at least 12 - the violence - e.g. the wrestling match, and in her relationship with her father could be upsetting for younger readers.
Irene o i would think at least 10 yrs old, if not 12. seems pretty mature, and watch out for language, not horrible, but goddamn is one.
Kitsuko I am seven years old and reading this book right now. I love it so far!
R.Q. Woodward I would definitely buy this for a 9 or 8 year old depending on their maturity level. The protagonist is 12. I think waiting until 11 would be fine.
Catie Agree with Ruth, just be wary of some language in the book, such as damn and goddamn.
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