All Reviews

The Creature Department Book Poster Image
age 8+
Whimsical, creative, and mild intro to monster fantasy.
By Robert Paul Weston
(2013)
The Dog Who Saved the Holidays Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Bawdy Christmas romp drags; heavy on flatulence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Star Wars: Tiny Death Star App Poster Image
This product is no longer available
age 8+
Addictive app tied to popular film = monster game.
Devices: Android
(2014)
Missing on Superstition Mountain Book Poster Image
age 8+
Suspenseful series opener leaves much unresolved for sequel.
By Elise Broach
(2011)
Treasure on Superstition Mountain Book Poster Image
age 8+
Action picks up in adventure-packed sequel.
By Elise Broach
(2013)
Book Writer - eBook, PDF creator App Poster Image
age 8+
Pricey ebook creator is functional but not stellar.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Survivors: Stranded, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Plenty of peril in fun final book of Survivor host's series.
By Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts
(2013)
Cato's Hike: A Programming and Logic Odyssey App Poster Image
age 8+
Maze puzzler makes learning programming an adventure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Hunted: Spirit Animals, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Multiplatform series about magical beasts stays exciting.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2014)
A Hundred Horses Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Magical, emotional adventure story great for tween girls.
By Sarah Lean
(2014)
"Burn" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
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age 8+
Catchy dance track and video are clean, not very memorable.
By Ellie Goulding
(2013)
Mary Poppins Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Delightful tale of nanny who brings order, magic to family.
By P.L. Travers
(1934)
Ruby Goldberg's Bright Idea Book Poster Image
age 8+
Warm story of science-lover learning to be a good friend.
By Anna Humphrey
(2013)
Every Witch Way TV Poster Image
age 8+
Teens' spiteful social rivalry takes spark out of sitcom.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2014)
The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond Book Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet tale of biracial girl in search of lost family.
By Brenda Woods
(2014)
Sky Jumpers: Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Tween girl risks life to save town in gripping future tale.
By Peggy Eddleman
(2013)
The Powerpuff Girls: Dance Pantsed TV Poster Image
age 8+
Chaotic TV special is most fun for existing fans.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2014)
Zodiac: The Race Begins Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Dreadful animated folk tale has some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Science Heroes: Digestive System for Kids App Poster Image
age 8+
Animations and games engage; learning approach needs boost.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Disney Music Website Poster Image
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age 8+
View safe videos from Disney and other tween-friendly stars.
URL: http://music.disney.com
(2014)

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