All Reviews

Snuggle Truck App Poster Image
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age 8+
Level creator extends replayability of physics-based racer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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Cooking Mama 4: Kitchen Magic Game Poster Image
age 8+
Feels more like a game than a cooking sim, with nice menu.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
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What's on Your Plate? Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Excellent docu teaches Fast Food Nation-like lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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CSR Racing App Poster Image
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age 8+
Decent racer marred by relentless push for in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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F1 Race Stars Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Quirky and entertaining racer filled with silly powerups.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
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A Dash of Magic: Bliss, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Young cook battles wicked aunt in fun, Paris-set sequel.
By Kathryn Littlewood
(2013)
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A Tangle of Knots Book Poster Image
age 8+
Intriguing tale of fate, connections, and recipes.
By Lisa Graff
(2013)
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LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins Game Poster Image
age 8+
Mediocre LEGO game with minor violence and reckless driving.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
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The American Baking Competition TV Poster Image
age 8+
Competition cooks up creative goods in family-friendly fare.
Network: CBS
(2013)
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Bite-Sized Magic: Bliss, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Magic baker girl is kidnapped in fun, fast-moving sequel.
By Kathryn Littlewood
(2014)
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Joe Danger Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Exciting stunt racer has thrills, mild cartoonish spills.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2014)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul Book Poster Image
age 8+
Family road trip goes hilariously awry in 9th installment.
By Jeff Kinney
(2014)
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Lowriders in Space, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Pedal-to-the-metal graphic novel celebrates Latino culture.
By Cathy Camper
(2014)
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Fossil Fighters Frontier Game Poster Image
age 8+
Latest installment delivers dino battling, racing fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
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Scraps: Modular Vehicle Combat Game Poster Image
age 8+
Design, race, and battle game fun but tricky to master.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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MX vs. ATV Supercross Encore Game Poster Image
age 8+
Mediocre racer has bad controls, visuals issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Driveclub Bikes Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Motorcycle expansion good but limited, has mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
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TrackMania Turbo Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun, family-friendly arcade racer brings hours of play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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A Clatter of Jars Book Poster Image
age 8+
Quirky blend of magic, issues, recipes in summer camp tale.
By Lisa Graff
(2016)
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Rocket League Collector's Edition Game Poster Image
age 8+
Super-fun family-friendly game with extra content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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