All Reviews

Everest VR Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Engaging virtual reality sim a short, one-time experience.
Platforms: HTC Vive
(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)
Underdogs Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Soccer-themed story has strong message, some iffy humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Thing About Leftovers Book Poster Image
age 10+
Tween finds her footing in bittersweet post-divorce tale.
By C.C. Payne
(2016)
Boid Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Fun, fast, easy-to-play strategy requires fast thinking.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Song of the Deep Collector's Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Underwater tale with heart, depth slightly sunk by controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
 
Phantom Boy Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Poignant crime caper follows sick boy with ghostly ability.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Towers Falling Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 10+
Moving, sometimes harrowing story of learning about 9/11.
By Jewell Parker Rhodes
(2016)
Ghostbusters Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Fun busting action only appealing to young kids.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Necropolis Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Dungeon crawler can be fun but punishingly hard.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(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 Franc
(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)
Miracles from Heaven Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Good acting can't save earnest, faith-based family drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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
csm_app
age 6+
LEARNING
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)
The Gallery Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 10+
Engaging 1929 mystery for tween historical fiction fans.
By Laura Marx Fitzgerald
(2016)
Teeny Titans -- A Teen Titans Go! Figure Battling Game App Poster Image
age 10+
Cool collection of action figures with battles, snarky talk.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
The Dog Lover Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Heavy-handed drama is well-acted but manipulative.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Emma's Chance Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Sincere, tween-friendly tale of teen girl and horse.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)

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