All Reviews

From Norvelt to Nowhere Book Poster Image
age 10+
Comical road-trip novel stretches believability.
By Jack Gantos
(2013)
The Pushcart War Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Classic satire portrays absurd David vs. Goliath warfare.
By Jean Merrill
(1964)
Traffic Racer App Poster Image
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age 10+
Been there, done that endless driver with in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
F1 2014 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Realistic racer encourages respect but doesn't innovate.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
Play Nintendo Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Flashy, but young gamers will need persistence to get tips.
URL: http://play.nintendo.com/
(2015)
Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious Game Poster Image
age 10+
Licensed expansion pales in comparison to stellar original.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Project CARS Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Authentic track racer requires precise driving skills.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
Lego Jurassic World Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun, commercialized movie game takes kids on dino adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Trials Fusion: The Awesome Max Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Driving puzzler revs bone-crunching racetracks, challenge.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
Poly Bridge Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Bridge-building sim fun; challenge puts it on shaky ground.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Formula Cartoon All Stars App Poster Image
age 10+
Middle-of-the-road kart racer encourages purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Sketch Nation Create App Poster Image
age 10+
Design and potentially share games in a jiffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Forza Motorsport 6 Game Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting, deep racer has lots of fun, loads of advertising.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
Ride Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Authentic racing sim conveys speed but is visually bland.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Sebastien Loeb Rally Evo Game Poster Image
age 10+
Engaging, difficult racer will appeal to almost all drivers.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Lego Dimensions Midway Arcade Level Pack Game Poster Image
age 10+
Expansion is a retro trip in game history through Lego lens.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Sega 3D Classics Collection Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun collection of classic arcade games; no quarters needed!
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
Driveclub Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Circuit racer has cool social features, big privacy issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2014)
Forza Horizon 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Outstanding driving game has some street-racing concerns.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
The LEGO Movie Videogame Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun, imaginative adventure promotes independent thinking.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)

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