All Reviews

age 10+
Short, punchy chapters propel storm survival tale.
By Watt Key
(2016)
csm_movie
age 12+
Flat comedy about small-town '70s life lacks laughs.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
age 12+
Magical fantasy a fine escape for fans.
By Sarah Fine
(2016)
csm_movie
age 12+
Death-defying rescue comes alive in intense drama.
In Theaters Now
(2016)
age 12+
Noam Chomsky's theories of inequality are important but dry.
In Theaters Now
(2016)
csm_app
age 10+
Dot-eats-dot arcade game tame except for racy usernames.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
age 10+
Potentially great but flawed version of the card game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
age 10+
High-spirited, funny steampunk adventure on Mars.
By Patrick Samphire
(2016)
age 10+
Portable adventure suffers from repetition, camera glitches.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
csm_tv
age 12+
Edgy rap boot camp reality gives solid advice.
Network: Lifetime
(2016)
csm_tv
age 10+
A capella reality has positive messages, fun performances.
Network: Lifetime
(2016)
csm_book
age 12+
A light, enjoyable read for romantic-fantasy fans.
By Kiera Cass
(2016)
age 12+
Powerful, intense tale of slave life near end of Civil War.
By Jon Walter
(2016)
 
csm_movie
age 12+
Bullying drama is disturbing but should spark conversation.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
 
csm_movie
age 12+
Compelling tale of real-life expedition is intense, moving.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
csm_movie
age 10+
Heartwarming fact-based drama about faith, race, football.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
csm_game
age 10+
Retro-style shooter versus space bugs is just too short.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
age 10+
Familiar characters fight; kids have minimal control.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
age 10+
LEARNING
Sci-fi strategy prequel has frequent but mild violence.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
age 12+
Soul-gripping story of teen's grief and hope.
By Jason Reynolds
(2015)

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