All Reviews

csm_book
age 10+
 
The granddaddy of kids' adventures -- a classic.
By Robert Louis Stevenson
(1883)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Shooter lets young cancer patients take aim at their disease
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2006)
age 10+
 
Nancy Drew spin-off retains the appeal of the main series.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2008)
age 10+
 
Fantastic set of classic titles updated for today's gamers.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Baseball simulation offers incredibly realistic experience.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP, PlayStation 2
(2009)
age 10+
 
Innovative platform/puzzle hybrid with great visual style.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Rhythm/strategy sequel is as fun, quirky as the original.
Platforms: PSP
(2009)
age 10+
 
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
csm_website
age 10+
 
LEARNING
YouTube alternative helps kids make and view quality videos.
URL: http://www.meetmeatthecorner.org/
(2012)
csm_movie
age 10+
 
Brooks' corniness yields plenty of belly laughs.
On DVD/Streaming
(2006)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Kid-focused Spore spin-off combines thinking with thwacking.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Expanded version has great games and personalized workouts.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
age 10+
 
Dark, cool tunes OK for kids too young for the movie.
By Various Artists
(2009)
age 10+
 
Best version of the Gothic-romance revenge tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(1997)
csm_movie
age 10+
 
Educational, exciting action, great acting.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
csm_game
age 10+
 
LEARNING
In-depth fashion game is also a good business simulation.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_music
age 10+
 
Excellent pop album OK for the whole family to enjoy.
By Leona Lewis
(2009)
csm_movie
age 10+
 
Classic monster movie still electrifies.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
age 10+
 
Puzzles meet strategy in fun fantasy for older kids.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Creative use of the DSi camera in mild alien shooter.
Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)

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