All Reviews

csm_movie
age 8+
Sweet tale about kids' snow battle has very sad moments.
In Theaters Now
(2016)
csm_book
age 4+
Love wins in sweet, unconventional wedding tale.
By J.J. Austrian
(2016)
age 4+
LEARNING
A diverse, searchable library of 10,000-plus kids' books.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook
(2016)
csm_tv
age 4+
Girl's bullying behavior overshadows pup's fun adventures.
Network: Online
(2016)
age 4+
LEARNING
Word games with TV buddies solid but repetitive.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
csm_tv
age 4+
Learning abounds in delightful science-based series.
Network: PBS
(2016)
age 8+
A detailed, accessible biography of a civil rights icon.
By Kathleen Krull
(2016)
age 8+
Smart and funny sequel grapples with ethics of hunting.
By Stuart Gibbs
(2015)
csm_app
age 4+
LEARNING
A swing-and-miss to get kids active, paired with wristband.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
age 8+
Layered, fun romp focuses on friendship and trust.
By Crystal Allen
(2015)
age 8+
LEARNING
Mild combat, standard good-vs.-evil clash in fun adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
age 4+
LEARNING
Light STEM content in fun, easy dino-themed puzzles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
age 8+
Orphan girl meets witch in exciting, imaginative tale.
By Katherine Marsh
(2016)
age 8+
Fantasy with Norse gods lacks clarity.
By Jasmine Richards
(2015)
age 8+
Trivia, puzzles, and books galore in zany library sequel.
By Chris Grabenstein
(2016)
csm_book
age 4+
Fun, upbeat story of a boy, a trombone, and jazz.
By Troy Andrews
(2015)
age 4+
Moving story of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh.
By Lindsay Mattick
(2015)
csm_movie
age 8+
Live-action comedy has disturbing scenes, dumb story.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
csm_game
age 8+
All-too-short musical treat for both the eyes and ears.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2016)
age 8+
Thought-provoking sci-fi saga has riveting twists.
By Margaret Peterson Haddix
(2016)

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