All Reviews

Editors' pick
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Kids solve a mystery by photographing birds and earning points for the best shots. Bird knowledge is the cool pay-off.
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Platforms: Windows
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
A hilarious (if edgy) comedy for teens who yearn for the stage and appreciate the eccentric personalities it attracts.
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Network: Sundance Channel
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
DS owners are rewarded for great rhythm in this zany tapping game that brings on the funk — and the fun.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2006)
Editors' pick
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Every child's favorite fantasy -- that their toys come to life -- is the force behind this action-packed read-aloud.
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By Dan Gordon, Zaki Gordon
(1997)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Solve a high-fashion caper with this Nancy Drew game -- the cool Second Chance option lets kids do "do-overs."
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Platforms: Windows
(2006)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
For Leapster owners, this challenging puzzle series tests kids' logical thinking and problem-solving skills.
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Platforms: Leapster
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Keep kindergartners' skills fresh with this program that automatically downloads new content from the Web.
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Platforms: Windows
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Andre 3000 offers excellent tunes that are fun for kids and a pleasure for grown-ups.
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By Andre 3000
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Kids help two beavers outsmart a workaholic wolf in this educational adventure featuring a whopping 16 different games.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2005)
Editors' pick
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Puzzle mavens love this unique pirate-themed Wii game that's especially fun for kids to play against parents.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Wacky animal facts, fun gameplay, and spoken directions make this educational game good for little ones.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
This classic 1950s Western shows how a lawman must choose between what's best for him and what's right for his town.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
Editors' pick
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Everyone’s afraid of something. This book’s premise -- “a fear faced is a fear defeated” -- helps ease kids’ worries.
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By Emily Gravett
(2008)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
With wacky lyrics kids love to sing, these tunes ease kids into the classics, with no stuffiness involved!
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By Richard Perlmutter with Symphonies & Singers
(2004)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
An adorable little mouse takes kids on a journey, introducing fun reading games along the way.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2007)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
This irreverent CD gives kids license to mock (gently) well-meaning parents.
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By Bill Harley
(2008)
Editors' pick
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Curious characters and wonderful lessons carry this heartfelt fable to a new level. Perfect for reading aloud.
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By Kate DiCamillo
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
When Tess' favorite old tree is cut down, she learns how to mourn. And how to heal.
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By Jess Brallier
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Who invented TV? This biography tells the story of a hardworking boy who wasn't afraid to think outside the box.
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By Kathleen Krull
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Pluck and elbow grease help a girl save her town's historical society in this educational and entertaining story.
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By Candace Fleming
(2009)

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