Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

Book Reviews

Chapter Two is Missing Book Poster Image
age 4+
Witty illustrations help bring funny mystery to life.
By Josh Lieb
(2019)
Continue reading
Scientists Get Dressed Book Poster Image
age 7+
Info-packed look at what scientists wear to do their jobs.
By Deborah Lee Rose
(2019)
Continue reading
The Stuff of Stars Book Poster Image
age 4+
Poetic book introduces big cosmic concepts to little humans.
By Marion Dane Bauer
(2018)
Continue reading
Llama Llama Loves to Read Book Poster Image
age 4+
Reading looks exciting and fun in lively classroom story.
By Anna Dewdney, Reed Duncan
(2018)
Continue reading
We're Going to Be Friends Book Poster Image
age 4+
Retro art, collage bring fond school-day lyrics to life.
By Jack White
(2017)
Continue reading
Grand Canyon Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 7+
Informative, imaginative, gorgeous intro to natural history.
By Jason Chin
(2017)
Continue reading
Tek: The Modern Cave Boy Book Poster Image
age 4+
Screen-hooked cave boy finds real-world joy in funny story.
By Patrick McDonnell
(2016)
Continue reading
Bad Kitty Scaredy-Cat Book Poster Image
age 4+
Halloween alphabet book is a howlingly funny treat.
By Nick Bruel
(2016)
Continue reading
Lost My Name Books Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, personalized tale of kid's quest to find lost name.
By David Cadji-Newby
(2015)
Continue reading
One Family Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 4+
Happy, colorful celebration of counting and families.
By George Shannon
(2015)
Continue reading
Ice Cream Summer Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 4+
Whimsical art and ice cream tie in summer learning and fun.
By Peter Sis
(2015)
Continue reading
Counting Crows Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 4+
Unique counting book has simple art, playful text and story.
By Kathi Appelt
(2015)
Continue reading
Around the Clock Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 4+
Wacky walk through a day in the life of 23 quirky kids.
By Roz Chast
(2015)
Continue reading
Monsters Love School Book Poster Image
age 4+
Monsters lead way in reassuring first-day-of-school romp.
By Mike Austin
(2014)
Continue reading
Brontorina Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 4+
Dino's gotta dance in sweet, body-positive ballet tale.
By James Howe
(2010)
Continue reading
The Chicken Problem Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fun problem-solving romp for math-loving girl and her cat.
By Jennifer Oxley, Billy Aronson
(2013)
Continue reading
123 Versus ABC Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 4+
For number or letter fans, this adds up to a fun read.
By Mike Boldt
(2013)
Continue reading
Lottie Paris and the Best Place Book Poster Image
age 4+
Lottie shows what's fun about the library in vibrant sequel.
By Angela Johnson
(2013)
Continue reading
Ten Creepy Monsters Book Poster Image
age 4+
Not-too-scary counting book with a friendly twist.
By Carey F. Armstrong-Ellis
(2012)
Continue reading
Rocket Writes a Story Book Poster Image
age 4+
Dog gets excellent writing lesson from wise bird teacher.
By Tad Hills
(2012)
Continue reading

Pages