All Reviews

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Chinese girl visits U.S. in powerful friendship tale.
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By Andrea Cheng
(2015)
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8
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Charming family series spotlights Batty in 4th volume.
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By Jeanne Birdsall
(2015)
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8
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Tween girl fights foes, evil in sweet, exciting sequel.
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By Paul Durham
(2015)
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8
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Exciting kickoff to fantasy series in ancient Rome.
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By Jennifer A. Nielsen
(2015)
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8
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Thinner story, less character depth in action-packed sequel.
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By Marion Jensen
(2015)
AGE
8
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Family-friendly series centers on charming, helpful witch.
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Network: Hallmark Channel
(2015)
AGE
8
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Strong messages, role models in absorbing coming-of-ager.
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By Tricia Springstubb
(2015)
AGE
8
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True bravery, friendship in suspenseful tale for dog lovers.
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By Sarah Lean
(2015)
AGE
8
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Mild story a winner for reluctant-reader robot fans.
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By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
(2014)
AGE
8
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Mildly entertaining tween mystery falls short in resolution.
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By Heather Vogel Frederick
(2014)
AGE
8
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Shipwrecked siblings encounter more adventure on new island.
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By Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts
(2014)
AGE
8
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Whimsical, adventurous tale has some scary moments, too.
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Network: Cartoon Network
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Family road trip goes hilariously awry in 9th installment.
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By Jeff Kinney
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Thoughtful, satisfying end to historical adventure series.
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By Elise Broach
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Fun Halloween sequel retreads mildly violent costumed play.
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Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Empowering, sweet story about the fears that haunt us.
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By Jason Segel, Kirsten Miller
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Girl battles scallywags, ball gowns in fast-paced sequel.
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By Caroline Carlson
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Pro-earth animated tale with strong messages and some peril.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
AGE
8
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Reality show lets family members walk in each other's shoes.
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Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Sock monkey has heart in mystery with charm, little sparkle.
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By Eileen Beha
(2014)

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