Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

Website Reviews

Swashbuckle TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 4+
Kids battle pirates in goofy, slapstick game show.
Network: Comcast Kid Central
(2013)
Continue reading
Pirata and Capitano TV Poster Image
age 4+
Seafaring friends learn teamwork through adventures.
Network: Kids Central
(2018)
Continue reading
Rise of the Isle of the Lost: The Descendants, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Positive messages mix with brand-name fun in villains' tale.
By Melissa de la Cruz
(2017)
Continue reading
The Song of Glory and Ghost: Outlaws of Time, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Strong girl steps up in wild time-bending fantasy.
By N. D. Wilson
(2017)
Continue reading
Archaeologist - Deep Blue for Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, easy search for shipwreck artifacts goes a bit adrift.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Continue reading
How This Book Was Made Book Poster Image
age 4+
Hilarious look at writing a book -- with pirates and tigers!
By Mac Barnett
(2016)
Continue reading
Miss Hollywood: Lights, Camera, Fashion! - Pet Adventures App Poster Image
age 8+
Pricey, movie-themed collection of uninspired mini-games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Continue reading
Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure Movie Poster Image
age 4+
More suspense, peril, and potential scares than usual.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Continue reading
Finding Serendipity Book Poster Image
age 8+
Bold girl dives into author mom's story in wild romp.
By Angelica Banks
(2015)
Continue reading
Sunless Sea Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
A seafaring game of discovery and survival.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Continue reading
The Map to Everywhere Book Poster Image
age 8+
Thrilling fantasy series opener makes a great read-aloud.
By Carrie Ryan, John Parke Davis
(2014)
Continue reading
The Terror of the Southlands: The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl battles scallywags, ball gowns in fast-paced sequel.
By Caroline Carlson
(2014)
Continue reading
Jake's Treasure Trek App Poster Image
age 4+
Preschool-friendly side-scroller fun for older kids, too.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Continue reading
Seagulls Don't Eat Pickles: Fish Finelli, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Bright, likable boy anchors fun seaside mystery adventure.
By E.S. Farber
(2014)
Continue reading
Here Be Monsters! The Ratbridge Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Friendly monsters help boy in quirky, wildly whimsical tale.
By Alan Snow
(2006)
Continue reading
The Hero's Guide to Being an Outlaw Book Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet, silly, swashbuckling end to fairy-tale saga.
By Christopher Healy
(2014)
Continue reading
Horrible Histories Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
Edgy, goofy history site pushes product over past.
URL: http://horrible-histories.co.uk
(2014)
Continue reading
Fortunately, the Milk Book Poster Image
age 8+
Absurd time-and-space-spanning romp an easy, funny read.
By Neil Gaiman
(2013)
Continue reading
Magic Marks the Spot: The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Rollicking, magical tale of girl who joins pirate crew.
By Caroline Carlson
(2013)
Continue reading
Toontastic Jr. Pirates App Poster Image
This product is no longer available
age 4+
Kids learn storytelling basics as they create cartoons.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
Continue reading

Pages