All Reviews

csm_game
age 12+
 
Nostalgic game with non-graphic violence will test skills.
Platforms: Windows
(2014)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Gripping fantasy has adventure, intrigue, some gore.
By Joe Abercrombie
(2014)
age 12+
 
Uneven Spider-Man sequel mixes action, romance.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Cheery docu dispels stereotypes of male My Little Pony fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 12+
 
Vivid, sometimes violent tale of Russia's last royal family.
By Candace Fleming
(2014)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Trendy virtual world with heavy push to buy, buy, buy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Uplifting docu promotes religious tolerance via dance.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Space-science physics game a blast for budding engineers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2014)
csm_tv
age 12+
 
KISS-themed football reality has strong vocab.
Network: AMC
(2014)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Blind teen probes a friend's death in compelling tale.
By Rachel DeWoskin
(2014)
age 12+
 
Strong heroine, spirituality anchor gripping eco-thriller.
By Austin Aslan
(2014)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Intense movie about orphans heavy on grief, faith.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Teen-friendly, faith-based movie is heavy on dogma.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Quick-hit lessons cover the basics in a fun, easy way.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Gothic tale set in Barcelona raises goosebumps.
By Carlos Ruiz Zafon
(2014)
age 12+
 
Family-friendly cooking competition with some trash talking.
Network: Bravo
(2014)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Cross-cultural teen love story is heartfelt, enlightening.
By Una LaMarche
(2014)
csm_tv
age 12+
 
Fun fantasy/reality competition with a few scares.
Network: ABC
(2014)
age 12+
 
Celebs learn survival skills in tense, exhilarating series.
Network: NBC
(2014)
age 12+
 
Reality show spotlights offbeat parenting styles.
Network: Bravo
(2014)

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