All Reviews

age 12+
 
New setting, twists add intrigue to violent superhero saga.
By Brandon Sanderson
(2015)
age 12+
 
Dark, animated anti-fascist allegory with lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 12+
 
Bland biopic with a few mature references.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_game
age 12+
 
Poetic but flawed, confused game falls short of potential.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Con men bilk the faithful, and no one gets punished.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Contemplative but pretentious drama about Lincoln's boyhood.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 12+
 
Poet's moving memoir in free verse charts '50s childhood.
By Marilyn Nelson
(2014)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
All-in-one note-taking system; complex for young kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2015)
age 12+
 
Important docu about how digital companies use private data.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 12+
 
Clever adventure could use more content, urgency in play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Unlikely friends mock each other endlessly in stale sitcom.
Network: CBS
(2015)
age 12+
 
Reality spin-off focuses on faith, tradition, change.
Network: Oxygen
(2015)
age 12+
 
Nail-biting page-turner jolts ghost series back to life.
By Maureen Johnson
(2015)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Confrontations intensify in riveting civil rights memoir.
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin
(2015)
csm_website
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
age 12+
 
Campy sci-fi adventure offers silly B-movie fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 12+
 
Reality competition showcases world's best street artists.
Network: Oxygen
(2015)
csm_game
age 12+
 
Beautiful puzzle platformer challenges, easily frustrates.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Thriller full of glamour, intrigue may hook tweens, teens.
By Ally Carter
(2015)
age 12+
 
Rival salmon fishermen aggressively compete in reality show.
Network: Animal Planet
(2015)

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