TV Reviews

Pups Alone Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Derivative slapstick comedy is ruff; language, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Playing the Cards You're Dealt Book Poster Image
age 9+
Boy faces his paternal legacy in heart-tugging tale.
By Varian Johnson
(2021)
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Home Sweet Home Alone Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Franchise returns with slapstick violence played for laughs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Siwas Dance Pop Revolution TV Poster Image
age 9+
Glittery pop star reality competition has lots of branding.
Network: Peacock
(2021)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Big Shot Book Poster Image
age 9+
Funny stuff for any kid who's ever been awful at a sport.
By Jeff Kinney
(2021)
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Unpacking Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Heartwarming game tells a story through its puzzles.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Dust & Grim Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Sibs run funeral home for monsters in clever horror comedy.
By Chuck Wendig
(2021)
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Breathscape: Deep Breathing App Poster Image
age 9+
Music meets breath for a biofeedback boost.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2021)
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Inside Cat Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Cat's view of the world has great images, surprise twist.
By Brendan Wenzel
(2021)
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Dogs in Space TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Sci-fi space comedy is fun, has not-so-stellar role models.
Network: Netflix
(2021)
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The Workout Badges TV Poster Image
age 3+
Cartoon dog and human friends work out together in fun show.
Network: YouTube
(2021)
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A Tale of Sorcery: A Tale of Magic, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Fairies and fire demons vs. villains in wild page-turner.
By Chris Colfer
(2021)
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Maya and the Three TV Poster Image
age 9+
Teen warrior princess fantasy tale is funny, has violence.
Network: Netflix
(2021)
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Bear Is a Bear Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Gorgeous illustrations and warm message of love over time.
By Jonathan Stutzman
(2021)
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Home Sweet Home TV Poster Image
age 9+
Family swap show focuses on common ground; has language.
Network: NBC
(2021)
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Room to Dream: Front Desk, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Powerful story tackles racism, consent, and gentrification.
By Kelly Yang
(2021)
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Growing with Lottie Dottie TV Poster Image
age 3+
Short animated clips hold lessons for youngest viewers.
Network: YouTube
(2021)
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Just Beyond TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Psychological spookiness that's OK for most tweens.
Network: Disney+
(2021)
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Construction Site: Road Crew, Coming Through! Book Poster Image
age 3+
Fun rhymes and stunning illustrations for truck enthusiasts.
By Sherri Duskey Rinker
(2021)
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Clash of the Cover Bands TV Poster Image
age 9+
Entertaining music competition sticks to formula.
Network: E!
(2021)
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