All Reviews

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Max
age 9+
 
Brave military dog saves the day in intense adventure.
In Theaters Now
(2015)
age 6+
 
Punny time-travel adventure with lots of comic peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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age 9+
 
Burton's creepy young Frankenstein is perfect for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
csm_book
age 9+
 
Cat clans mirror human issues in popular series.
By Cherith Baldry, Kate Cary, Tui Sutherland
(2003)
age 10+
 
Original, if nonsensical, hilarity; expect minor weapons.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2010)
age 10+
 
Dramatic story of a dog's devotion is emotionally intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
age 6+
 
Infamous cat's antics are fun, if not exactly message laden.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2009)
csm_book
age 11+
 
Gripping story is loving, lyrical, but has brutal violence.
By Kathi Appelt
(2008)
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age 5+
 
Lovable cartoon classic with cute dogs and a mean villain.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
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age 4+
 
Jazz and hijinks make this Disney cat tale meow.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
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age 4+
 
LEARNING
Simple and safe; a great first site for preschoolers.
URL: http://www.pbskids.org
(2007)
age 8+
 
A girl and a dog educate a small southern town.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 8+
 
Brave mouse adventure a modern classic; great read-aloud.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2004)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Story of ostracized kid a timeless fave of teens, preteens.
By S. E. Hinton
(1967)
age 10+
 
Smart girl learns to survive alone in compelling adventure.
By Scott O'Dell
(1960)
csm_movie
age 7+
 
Charming animated escape tale has some peril, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
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age 6+
 
Sweet dog tale has some peril and mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(1998)
age 5+
 
Lovable pet tale about friendship despite differences.
On DVD/Streaming
(1995)