Book Classifications

The Discerning Parent's Guide to Books

Love in the time of Cholera- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Penguin, 1989 Originally in Spanish: El amor en los tiempos del colera Rating: M+ (Moderate Sexual References including reference to prostitution and … Continue reading

October 13, 2016

And the Mountains Echoed – Khaled Hosseini

And the Mountains Echoed– Khaled Hosseini, Bloomsbury, London, 2013 Rating: M (Infrequent moderate coarse language, Infrequent moderate sexual references, Infrequent moderate violence, Moderate Adult Themes: war, poverty, death, suicide, abandonment, refugees, relationships, … Continue reading

March 14, 2014

Romeo and Juliet – William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet– William Shakespeare. England, Approx. 1595 Rating: M (Adult Themes: Relationships, Suicide, Murder; Mild Sexual References; Moderate Violence; Mild Drug References; Frequent Archaic Coarse Language) Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Challenging) Country of … Continue reading

October 31, 2013

David Copperfield – Charles Dickens

David Copperfield– Charles Dickens. Bradbury & Evans. United Kingdom, 1850 (Also known as The Personal History, Adventures, Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery (Which He Never … Continue reading

October 31, 2013

The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde

The Picture of Dorian Gray– Oscar Wilde. Lippincott’s Monthly Magazine. London, 1890 Rating: M (Strong Adult Themes: Obsession, Depression; Some Sexual References; Some Violence) Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Challenging) Country of Origin / Focus: … Continue reading

October 31, 2013

Persuasion – Jane Austen

Persuasion– Jane Austen. John Murray. England, 1818 Rating: G Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Challenging) Country of Origin / Focus: United Kingdom Reviewed by: S Rose

October 31, 2013

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice– Jane Austen. T. Egerton, Whitehall. 1813 Rating: G Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Challenging) Country of Origin / Focus: United Kingdom Reviewed by: S Rose

October 31, 2013

A Tale of Two Cities – Charles Dickens

A Tale of Two Cities– Charles Dickens. Chapman & Hall. London, 1859 Rating: PG (Adult Themes, Infrequent Sexual References, Moderate Violence) Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Challenging) Country of Origin / Focus: United Kingdom / … Continue reading

October 31, 2013

The Merchant of Venice – William Shakespeare

The Merchant of Venice– William Shakespeare. England, Approx. 1597 Rating: M (Adult Themes: Racism, Discrimination, Marriage and Relationships; Mild Sexual References; Strong Implicit Violence; Archaic Coarse Language) Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Challenging) Country of … Continue reading

October 31, 2013

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