All Reviews

Bottersnikes & Gumbles TV Poster Image
age 6+
Beautifully animated book adaptation has positive messages.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
Home: Adventures with Tip and Oh TV Poster Image
age 6+
Movie follow-up continues sweet, family-centric messages.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
Odd Squad: The Movie TV Poster Image
age 5+
Pint-sized problem-solvers face rival squad on funny show.
Network: PBS
(2016)
Judy Moody and the Bucket List Book Poster Image
age 6+
Laughs, lessons enrich tale of what to do before 4th grade.
By Megan McDonald
(2016)
My Voyage App Poster Image
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age 5+
Videos and activities teach sustainability and some culture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Ice Age: Collision Course Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Fifth installment is fine but not-so-fresh prehistoric fun.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Elena of Avalor TV Poster Image
age 5+
Spunky Latina-inspired princess is an excellent role model.
Network: Disney Junior
(2016)
Journey to the Lights: Disney Frozen: Northern Lights Book Poster Image
age 6+
Upbeat "Frozen" spin-off is an easy chapter book for fans.
By Suzanne Francis
(2016)
Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood TV Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship and young heroics in fun reimagining of classic.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2016)
All in with Cam Newton TV Poster Image
age 6+
NFL great cheers on kids' efforts to achieve their goals.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2016)
Busy Water App Poster Image
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age 6+
Solve and create puzzles that gush with STEM learning.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
 
The Secret Life of Pets Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Adventure is clever and engaging, despite animals in peril.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine Book Poster Image
age 5+
Fascinating bio of remarkable 19th-century female inventor.
By Laurie Wallmark
(2015)
Stink Series Book Poster Image
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age 6+
This 7-year-old's antics will engage emerging readers.
By Megan McDonald
(2013)
Kung Fu Panda 3 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Upbeat but intense threequel looks at identity, family ties.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Tom and Jerry: Back to Oz Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Engaging musical comedy has action-packed slapstick.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Adventures in Babysitting TV Poster Image
age 6+
'80s film remake delivers clean laughs geared toward kids.
Network: Disney Channel
(2016)
 
Finding Dory Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Delightful sequel promotes teamwork; some sadness, scares.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Barbie Dreamtopia - Magical Hair App Poster Image
age 5+
Fantasy hair-design studio requires pricey in-app add-ons.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
The New Adventures of Peter Pan TV Poster Image
age 6+
Modern take on classic characters has positive messages.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2016)

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