All Reviews

csm_book
age 11+
 
Tales of injustice masterfully blend with a dash of magic.
By Pam Munoz Ryan
(2015)
csm_book
age 11+
 
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2014)
age 11+
 
Dark but fun 1890 murder mystery has feminist message.
By Julie Berry
(2014)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Great graphic novel helps tweens love the family they have.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 11+
 
Lots of historical detail in evenhanded, traditional docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
Important, affecting, engrossing drama for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 11+
 
Girl time-travels to save dad in thought-provoking story.
By Marisa de los Santos, David Teague
(2014)
csm_book
age 11+
 
Hunger Games, Potter fans will enjoy exciting fantasy.
By David Baldacci
(2014)
age 11+
 
Thrilling, brilliant witch tale is vividly violent, scary.
By J.A. White
(2014)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
Alzheimer's drama has strong messages, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
csm_tv
age 11+
 
Thoughtful anime has great messages for older tweens.
Network: Online
(2014)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Fun puzzler with challenging conundrums, super role models.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
csm_website
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Super, slightly static STEM info and inspiration for girls.
URL: http://forgirlsinscience.org
(2014)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
Engaging economics docu encourages equality, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 11+
 
Inspirational faith-based movie has heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 11+
 
'80s series is more comedy than drama but has heart, too.
Network: ABC
(2013)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
Moving tribute to two civil rights widows' legacies.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 11+
 
Fairy-tale creatures come to life in so-so swashbuckler.
By Shana Mlawski
(2013)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
Subtitled film about grief and cooking is heavy but sweet.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 11+
 
Indian slum kids stand up for themselves in poignant docu.
In Theaters Now
(2013)

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