All Reviews

age 9+
A gateway for deep family discussions about values.
By Ethan Hawke
(2015)
age 9+
Friends, villain clash on speeding train in gripping finale.
By Lemony Snicket
(2015)
 
age 9+
Warm, feel-good docu about being nice is uplifting.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_book
age 9+
A mesmerizing journey through a wonderful, magical world.
By Cassie Beasley
(2015)
age 9+
Toy and TV show tie-in has more sci-fi violence than plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_movie
age 9+
Docu about touring youth circus highlights friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 9+
Kids use science, smarts to sniff out saboteur on movie set.
By Science Bob Pflugfelder, Steve Hockensmith
(2015)
 
age 9+
Sweet book-based comedy has great family messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_website
age 9+
LEARNING
Fun, funny kid-friendly mini-articles are a mixed bag.
URL: http://scribblescoop.com
(2015)
age 9+
Wise words to live by cleverly packed in a "Wonder" package.
By R.J. Palacio
(2014)
age 9+
Snicket trails an arsonist in compelling installment.
By Lemony Snicket
(2014)
csm_tv
age 9+
Webby-winning reality show encourages respect for diversity.
Network: OWN
(2014)
age 9+
Field-trip mayhem in smart, satisfying end to clever series.
By Tom Angleberger
(2014)
age 9+
Exciting, moving WWII tale a gem; not only for horse lovers.
By Sam Angus
(2014)
age 9+
Boy sketch artist helps catch art thieves in zippy mystery.
By Marcia Wells
(2014)
csm_book
age 9+
Strong heroine faces monsters and mayhem in fun fantasy.
By Paul Durham
(2014)
age 9+
Sci-fi/spy adventure delivers a fast-paced, if silly, plot.
By Joe Schreiber
(2014)
age 9+
Fun, clever mini-mysteries let readers play detective.
By Lemony Snicket
(2014)
csm_book
age 9+
Soaring, poignant, poetic story hits all the right spots.
By Kwame Alexander
(2014)
age 9+
Satisfying end to highly original, whimsical fantasy.
By Colin Meloy
(2014)

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