All Reviews

Stef Soto, Taco Queen Book Poster Image
age 8+
Warm, funny tale of family, tacos, and middle school.
By Jennifer Torres
(2017)
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Air Bound Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated mouse adventure with emotional intensity, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Dragon Captives: The Unwanteds Quests, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Slow start, solid characters in Unwanteds spin-off series.
By Lisa McMann
(2017)
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Capti Voice Narrator App Poster Image
age 8+
Capture any document for stellar text-to-speech assistance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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LEGO Life - Create, share & discover App Poster Image
age 9+
Brand-heavy platform leaves little room to build community.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Flying Lessons and Other Stories Book Poster Image
age 8+
Riveting collection reflects common dreams, struggles.
By Ellen Oh
(2017)
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The Adventure Club Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Tweens solve mystery in so-so tale with magic and suspense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Yousician - Your personal music teacher App Poster Image
age 9+
Slick, high-priced tool teaches kids core musical skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Crafty Cut - Touch Press Games App Poster Image
age 8+
Gorgeous shapes game offers intellectual play at its best.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Bookout -- Reading made better App Poster Image
age 8+
Track how much you're reading, save comments, view stats.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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The Eagle Huntress Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Inspiring documentary about barrier-breaking teen girl.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Mysterium: The Board Game App Poster Image
age 9+
Fun, but difficult, adaptation of visual board game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Game Poster Image
age 8+
Port of family-friendly platformer adds new mode, secrets.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2017)
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The Tune Zoo App Poster Image
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age 9+
Whimsical music-maker includes great info, records video.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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The Warden's Daughter Book Poster Image
age 9+
Heartbreaking story of motherless girl's grief, healing.
By Jerry Spinelli
(2017)
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Qumi-Qumi TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Imaginative series, misfit characters thoroughly entertain.
Network: Online
(2015)
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Ride TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Diversity, resilience stand out in likable tween dramedy.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Complicated anime will appeal mostly to die-hard fans.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2017)
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OpenSecrets.org Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Visuals, snappy text explain political spending details.
URL: https://www.opensecrets.org
(2017)
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Wrath of the Storm:  Mark of the Thief, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting fantasy finale has magic, action, and a kiss.
By Jennifer A. Nielsen
(2017)
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