We List All Content, Not Just the Rating
We’ll tell you exactly which book attribute(s) pushed the book rating up from a lower one with each content rating, so you can decide whether or not to read the books with that single attribute. Books with the All Ages rating will not have any warnings. Choose ALL the book ratings you’d like sent to you, and we’ll start emailing you discounted rated ebooks.
What makes a book pg 13?
Because PG-13 requires less violence, sex, and language on the printed page, you must let your reader know what’s going on without including every scene and showing us everything; however, you can still “show” rather than “tell” us what’s going on by showing it in other ways.
What is book rating?
T u2013 TEEN u2013 Appropriate for readers aged 12 and up. May contain mild violence, language, and/or suggestive themes. E u2013 EVERYONE u2013 Appropriate for readers of all ages. May contain cartoon violence and/or some comic mischief.
How do you rate a book?
What is the best way to write a book review?
- Discuss what you liked about the book.
- Mention anything you didn’t like about the book.
- Round off your review.
- You can give the book a rating, for example, a mark out of five or ten, if you like!
What is the highest rating for a book?
To Kill a Mockingbird is the clear leader, with 4.6 million ratings and counting, despite its low rating of 4.26.
How do I know if a book is appropriate?
Determine your child’s reading level. Finding an age-appropriate book can sometimes be as simple as matching your child’s age to the reading level printed on the back of a book. For example, if your child is 10, you can look for books in the 9u201312 age bracket.
What age is the book it appropriate for?
The superb coming-of-age bestseller Wonder, for example, is aimed at ages 8u201312 (according to the book jacket), but we rated it for ages 11 and up due to its sophisticated themes about the mainstreaming of a boy with facial deformities and the middle school setting.
Are books rated like movies?
If you don’t like something in a book, you can just put it down; however, books being rated because movies are rated isn’t the point; movies are rated so that parents can know what is appropriate for their families to watch, not so that adults are protected from adult content.
What is the 5 star rating system?
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) created the Five-Star Quality Rating System in 2008 to assist consumers in selecting and comparing skilled nursing care facilities. The rating system incorporates data from health care surveys (both standard and complaint), quality measures, and staffing.
What does PG mean in books?
PG: Parental Guidance Is Recommended; Some Content May Not Be Suitable for Children; Parents should research the film further.
What are the 4 stages in writing a book review?
Introducing the book, outlining its contents, highlighting parts of the book by selecting specific chapters or themes, and providing a detailed evaluation are the four stages of writing a book review.
What makes a good book review?
Focus on the writing, the treatment of the topic, the characters, the storyline, the research, the facts, and so on when writing a good review; don’t pass judgment on the author’s faith, intelligence, relationships, parenting skills, parentage, or anything else.
How are reviews written?
Some pointers on how to write a review
- 1 Read, watch, or listen to the work more than once.
- 2 Provide essential information.
- 3 Understand your audience.
- 4 Take a stand.
- 5 Explain how you’re judging the work.
- 6 Introduce evidence to support your criteria.
What are good 17 year old books?
Books for Young Adults (ages 13 to 17)
- Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird
- John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath
- William Golding’s Lord of the Flies
- John Knowles’ A Separate Peace
- Lois Lowry’s The Giver
- J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit
- Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game