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The Silver Arrow Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Sister and brother steer magic train in whimsical fantasy.
By Lev Grossman
(2020)
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Railway Empire Game Poster Image
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age 8+
All aboard solid simulation of the rise of the rails.
Platforms: Linux, Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
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Mega Machines TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Interesting docuseries breaks down big engineering marvels.
Network: SCIENCE
(2018)
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Harvie and the Magic Museum Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Animated adventure has stereotypes, cartoon violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Light frights in funny, tween-friendly creepfest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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DK Eyewitness Books Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Great reference books on many topics for young readers.
By Juliette Clutton-Brock
(2014)
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Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle Game Poster Image
age 8+
Well-made sliding puzzle stuck with repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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Crash & Bernstein TV Poster Image
age 8+
Funny puppet comedy needs a reality check from parents.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
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Remarkable Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Great premise overcomes an excess of clever embellishments.
By Lizzie K. Foley
(2012)
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Being Elmo Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Inspiring docu about the man behind the Muppet superstar.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Trainyard App Poster Image
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age 8+
Route trains to correct stations in this innovative stumper.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
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Thunderbirds Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Exciting kid space-action without being too scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Pinocchio (2002) Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Live-action dubbed puppet story is creepy and lacks humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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The Billion Dollar Hobo Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Truly inane comedy with few laughs, but nothing iffy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1977)
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