All Reviews

csm_game
age 10+
 
A superior racing simulator for the Xbox.
Platforms: Xbox
(2005)
age 10+
 
Pirate adventure is fun and family-friendly.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PSP, Xbox
(2005)
age 10+
 
A great adventure for families to explore.
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
csm_game
age 16+
 
Well-made series finale too violent for kids.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2007)
age 10+
 
Frenetic shoot-'em-up space adventure; no blood.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2007)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Excellent, authentic pro hockey sim includes brawls.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2009)
age 10+
 
Extraordinarily good racing game -- but has open chat.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2009)
age 10+
 
Aerial fighting with lots of shooting; not for little kids.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
csm_game
age 10+
 
The best, most authentic (has fights) hockey game available.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2010)
csm_game
age 16+
 
Conclusion to violent sci-fi shooter for older teens only.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
csm_book
age 10+
 
A must-read for middle-schoolers to discuss.
By Jerry Spinelli
(2003)
age 10+
 
Lots of vibrant music amidst a heavy storyline.
By Various Artists
(1992)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Romantic and entertaining -- for older teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
csm_book
age 10+
 
Moderately graphic depiction of the slave trade.
By Paula Fox
(2004)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Accurate, heartbreaking masterpiece about the Holocaust.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Cool handheld study aid and PDA for tweens and up.
Platforms: iQuest
(2003)
age 10+
 
PBS gem mixes appraisals, history, and suspense.
Network: PBS
(2005)
csm_tv
age 10+
 
Stellar science series expands curious minds.
Network: PBS
(2005)
age 10+
 
Classic morality tales still make you think.
Network: Syfy, Syndicated
(2005)
age 10+
 
Overlooked baseball gem for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)

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