All Reviews

My Little Pony: Harmony Quest App Poster Image
age 8+
Repetition, required purchases best put out to pasture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Sustainaville - An Ethical Game App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Sustainable-community sim teaches kids to help and conserve.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2016)
The Door by the Staircase Book Poster Image
age 8+
Orphan girl meets witch in exciting, imaginative tale.
By Katherine Marsh
(2016)
Timber the Treasure Dog Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kids face peril in silly talking-dog adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Game Poster Image
age 8+
Animal Crossing board game spin-off loses depth, fun factor.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School Book Poster Image
age 8+
Shout-out to screen-free time in 10th funny installment.
By Jeff Kinney
(2015)
Villain Keeper: The Last Dragon Charmer, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Villains, dragons, prince meet middle school in fun romp.
By Laurie McKay
(2015)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul Book Poster Image
age 8+
Family road trip goes hilariously awry in 9th installment.
By Jeff Kinney
(2014)
Leafie: A Hen into the Wild Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heartfelt, intense adoption story has some scary scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Minnie & Moo: Hooves of Fire Book Poster Image
age 8+
Animal-talent-show tale is big on wordplay, potty humor.
By Denys Cazet
(2014)
A Hundred Horses Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Magical, emotional adventure story great for tween girls.
By Sarah Lean
(2014)
Angry Birds Star Wars Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
The birds are back with puzzle game spin-off for TVs.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Let's Ride: Best in Breed 3D Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Simple horse sim good for younger fans.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Guardian of the Highlands Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Wildlife adventure has some peril, sensual characters.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Handbook for Dragon Slayers Book Poster Image
age 8+
Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
By Merrie Haskell
(2013)
My Riding Stables 3D: Jumping for the Team Game Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun horse sim for girls encourages teamwork.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
Cowgirls n' Angels Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Feisty star propels wholesome rodeo adventure for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
The Roy Rogers Show TV Poster Image
age 8+
Classic Western offers adventure, positive themes, fighting.
Network: Hulu
(2012)
The Lone Ranger TV Poster Image
age 8+
Classic cowboy series still great, but lots of stereotypes.
Network: Hulu
(2012)
Prairie Evers Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Great novel about a girl, her chickens, and her best friend.
By Ellen Airgood
(2012)

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