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Kira-Kira

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

16 out of 18 people found this review helpful.

Kira-Kira

Kira-Kira is a very sad story.I garantee it will make you cry.It made me cry.This story is also a very loving and touching story about a family's hard life.

posted by kalbers on July 19, 2009

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Most Helpful Critical Review

19 out of 25 people found this review helpful.

So-So Newbery Winner

This book didn't really stand out in any major way. I've read far more interesting books. Sure, it had a nice ending. It's important to note, though, the difference between the recommended ages (11-14) and the Accelerated Reader level of 4.7. Language and a couple o...
This book didn't really stand out in any major way. I've read far more interesting books. Sure, it had a nice ending. It's important to note, though, the difference between the recommended ages (11-14) and the Accelerated Reader level of 4.7. Language and a couple of mentions of sex and dating might not be what the 4.7 level child needs to read. So, while it might be an interesting story, it's important to note the appropriateness.

posted by Anonymous on February 7, 2005

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 16, 2011

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    Just Flat-Out DEPRESSING!!!

    Okay, it seemed kind of interesting at first but as i read on i found it to be a huge disapointment! I seriously don't see how this book could have won an award! At the beginning it seems all sweet, but it's just filled with misery. I found myself crying at some points in the book, and some people may enjoy that but I didn't! This book seems to be a neverending cycle of the older sister getting sick, better, then sick again. Dispite it being dull and sad, i did for some reason finish it. So if you like depressing books with no storyline or point to them, this is definitely the book for you! But if you don't like that type of book then please DON'T WASTE YOUR MONEY! I suggest the book below instead, it's one of my favorites.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 26, 2011

    DO NOT GET THIS BOOK!

    This book is yet horrible. It never gets to a point an i dont get why the oldest sister gets sick then not then sick again. It just is really boring. DO NOT GET THIS BOOK!!!!

    2 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 18, 2013

    i put one star because that's the less we can put.....

    i put one star because that's the less we can put.....

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted May 8, 2011

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