All Reviews

TrackMania Turbo Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Fun, family-friendly arcade racer brings hours of play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
MLB The Show 16 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
LEARNING
Fine-tuned baseball game is a home run, but full of ads.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2016)
Hero Quest Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Boy's animated odyssey has lots of action, suspense, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Backstage TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
So-so Fame-esque kids' show raises relevant issues.
Network: Disney Channel
(2016)
Monster High: Great Scarrier Reef Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Solid messages and mild scares are fun; more toys for sale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
All the Time in the World Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Family leaves tech behind during winter in the Yukon.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Kiddle Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
LEARNING
Kid-friendly search with suitable results, some exceptions.
URL: http://www.kiddle.co/
(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)
Bling Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Horrible messages, nonstop chaotic action in animated dud.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Assault Android Cactus Game Poster Image
age 8+
Challenging arcade action has mild violence, difficult play.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Rise of the Wolf:  Mark of the Thief, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Second in fantasy series keeps the action going strong.
By Jennifer A. Nielsen
(2016)
The Terrible Two Get Worse: The Terrible Two, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Smart sequel serves up giggles with heartfelt touches.
By Mac Barnett, Jory John
(2016)
Tayasui Blocks App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
LEARNING
Simple tools make 3-D block creations a snap to construct.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Snowtime! Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Sweet tale about kids' snow battle has very sad moments.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
The Wild Robot Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Robot vs. wilderness in poignant survival tale.
By Peter Brown
(2016)
Strawberry Shortcake Candy Garden App Poster Image
age 8+
Purchases pushed in magical garden not so sweet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Just My Luck Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Touching fourth-grade story of empathy and kindness.
By Cammie McGovern
(2016)
Women Who Broke The Rules: Coretta Scott King Book Poster Image
age 8+
A detailed, accessible biography of a civil rights icon.
By Kathleen Krull
(2016)
Big Game: FunJungle, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Smart and funny sequel grapples with ethics of hunting.
By Stuart Gibbs
(2015)
Spirit Week Showdown: Magnificent Mya Tibbs, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Layered, fun romp focuses on friendship and trust.
By Crystal Allen
(2015)

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