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Publisher's Note:  

The world of Heist Society is introduced to the Gallagher Girls in an original crossover story by Ally Carter.



This book was sent to Compass Book Ratings for review by Hyperion


Double Crossed

by Ally Carter

Review Date:
01/29/2013

Recommended Age:
12+

Overall Rating:
****1/2

Profanity / Language Rating:

Violence / Gore Rating:
**

Sex / Nudity Rating:
*

Overall Review:  

I've seen several of my students reading and enjoying Ally Carter, but have never read any of her books myself. This fun novella had me wondering what's taken me so long to discover her! 

 

Double Crossed is a gem of a quick read--exciting, well-written, and suspenseful. I breezed through it in less than half an hour, and I definitely want more of Kat, Hale, and Macey.

 

The mystery isn't extremely difficult to figure out, but the interplay between the characters as well as their intriguing back stories and exciting experiences as both spies and thieves makes it all work really well.  Double Crossed is a great little appetizer that left me hungry for more. I'm checking out another Allly Carter book as soon as I can!  


Content Analysis:  

Profanity/Language:  None

 

Violence/Gore: Characters fight briefly with no serious injuries or gore; a character shoots a gun into the air, frightening hostages.

 

Sex/Nudity: Mild flirting; an allusion to kissing.



Mature Subject Matter:  

Kidnapping; hostage situation; bomb threat.



Alcohol / Drug Use:  

None



Reviewed By Leslie
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