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

Game Reviews

Worlds Collide: The Land of Stories, Book 6 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Wacky humor, tugged heartstrings in fast-paced finale.
By Chris Colfer
(2017)
Continue reading
Miitopia Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Friendly visuals, humor limited by tale's repetitive play.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2017)
Continue reading
Refugee Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 11+
Harrowing page-turner sheds light on child refugees.
By Alan Gratz
(2017)
Continue reading
The Dark Prophecy: The Trials of Apollo, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 10+
More action-focused sequel a win for Percy Jackson fans.
By Rick Riordan
(2017)
Continue reading
The Last Spell: The Thickety, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 11+
Thrilling conclusion to teen witch saga ends in epic battle.
By J.A. White
(2017)
Continue reading
Kingdom Hearts 1.5 + 2.5 Remix Game Poster Image
age 11+
Hearty collection of remastered series adventures.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
Continue reading
Alex & Eliza:  A Love Story Book Poster Image
age 11+
Fun imagined tale of Alexander Hamilton's sweet romance.
By Melissa de la Cruz
(2017)
Continue reading
Blackwood Crossing Game Poster Image
age 10+
Story with clumsy controls explores loss, letting go.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
Continue reading
 
Andi Mack TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 10+
Heartwarming, diverse coming-of-age story best for tweens.
Network: Disney Channel
(2017)
Continue reading Watch review
See You in the Cosmos Book Poster Image
age 10+
Sweet, quirky road story sparkles with warmth and wisdom.
By Jack Cheng
(2017)
Continue reading
Frogkisser! Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 10+
Bold princess gets a silly nickname in fun questing tale.
By Garth Nix
(2017)
Continue reading
Well of Witches: The Thickety, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 11+
Strong empathy messages in exciting, scary teen witch tale.
By J.A. White
(2017)
Continue reading
The Someday Birds Book Poster Image
age 10+
Unlikely hero of family adventure delivers hopeful message.
By Sally J. Pla
(2017)
Continue reading
The World of Us Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Gentle Korean friendship story doesn't offer any answers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Continue reading
Midnight Without a Moon Book Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting, must-read story of black teen in 1955 Mississippi.
By Linda Williams Jackson
(2017)
Continue reading
Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Game Poster Image
age 10+
Remastered Disney-focused tales, movie have mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
Continue reading
A Series of Unfortunate Events TV Poster Image
age 10+
Exceptional, spooky book adaptation is best for tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
Continue reading
A Crack in the Sea Book Poster Image
age 10+
Unusual mix of history and fantasy makes an engrossing read.
By H. M. Bouwman
(2017)
Continue reading
Holiday Joy TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 11+
Predictable life-swap story has strong themes of gratitude.
Network: Freeform
(2016)
Continue reading
Lego Harry Potter Collection Game Poster Image
age 10+
Remastered collection perfect for fans of either franchise.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2016)
Continue reading

Pages