All Reviews

csm_movie
age 6+
Upbeat but intense threequel looks at identity, family ties.
In Theaters Now
(2016)
age 6+
Inspiring, educational story of 1800s civil rights heroes.
By Susan E. Goodman
(2016)
age 6+
Compassionate teens inspire by helping others in fab docu.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2016)
csm_movie
age 6+
Fresh take on familiar holiday themes; some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_movie
age 6+
Entertaining, family-friendly story with standout messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 6+
Short-form series teases movie characters' continuing story.
Network: Disney Channel
(2015)
age 6+
Young chefs match wits in family-friendly cooking contest.
Network: Food Network
(2015)
age 6+
Resourceful Hank faces fears in fun Halloween story.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2015)
csm_website
age 6+
LEARNING
Reading site has quizzes, games, plugs to buy book series.
URL: http://www.magictreehouse.com
(2015)
csm_tv
age 6+
Kids' ideas become reality in inspiring volunteer builds.
Network: qubo
(2015)
age 6+
Kind boy tries to cheer up sister in funny, relatable story.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2015)
age 6+
Uneven writing in kid-friendly intro to black history.
By Charles R. Smith Jr.
(2015)
age 6+
Friendly foodie contest is fun for the whole family.
Network: Food Network
(2015)
age 6+
Complex plot is tricky for a picture book; games are fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
csm_website
age 6+
LEARNING
Grab bag of fun Scout-style activities and articles.
URL: http://boyslife.org
(2014)
age 6+
Food-themed adventure series promotes healthy eating habits.
Network: Hulu
(2014)
age 6+
Boy finds smart ways to overcome challenges in fun story.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2014)
age 6+
Likable hero shows he's responsible enough to have a pet.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2014)
age 6+
Lively, frank portrait of Jefferson, flaws and all.
By Maira Kalman
(2014)
age 6+
Kind tale of empathy shows how to reach out to left-out kid.
By Trudy Ludwig
(2013)

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