I would, with the warning that their intro to school is a little slow, but once they are there things are dark and brutal and rather messed up in a wa..Show More »y that is often times shocking. I know this is a kid's book, but I sometimes thought it too dark for kids. At times, it often felt like a fairy-tale setting Lord of the Flies, as far as a certain characters spiral into madness. It is a very good and interesting book though. I couldn't stop listening, despite some flaws in the pacing.
Didn't like the voice choices used by Polly Lee, it's distracting how her voices for males vs females sound similar that I can't tell if the character..Show More » talking was a girl or a boy. Story wise, I liked the first book better.
I really enjoyed this book because of the way it was written. I didn't like Horts voice because it sounded too squeaky but otherwise the performa..Show More »nce was amazing. I would recommend this book to 10+ but preferably 11+. I LOVE this book because it makes you cry, laugh and everything in between.