All Reviews

RocketJump: The Show TV Poster Image
age 14+
Behind-the-scenes glimpse at making films is OK for teens.
Network: Hulu
(2015)
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Rules for 50/50 Chances Book Poster Image
age 13+
Risk of disease is fresh twist in romance/medical tale.
By Kate McGovern
(2015)
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San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker Interactive Storybook App Poster Image
age 6+
Step into the magic, but beware of some technical issues.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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Desert Dancer Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Cliché-ridden dance movie has drug content, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina Book Poster Image
age 12+
Ballerina's frank, inspiring tale of perseverance and hope.
By Michaela DePrince
(2014)
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Emily's Blue Period Book Poster Image
age 4+
Sensitive story of using art to process difficult emotions.
By Cathleen Daly
(2014)
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Shake the Dust Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant docu about B-boys and B-girls around the world.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Project Runway: Junior TV Poster Image
age 11+
Seamless spinoff has less drama, more positive mentoring.
Network: Lifetime
(2015)
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Creativas Fashion Design Studio App Poster Image
age 6+
Fabulously fun fashion school requires printer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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The Rap Year Book: The Most Important Rap Song from Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated, and Deconstructed Book Poster Image
age 14+
Smart, funny, and informative chronology of rap history.
By Shea Serrano
(2015)
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Breaking Through Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Edgy dance drama explores pitfalls of seeking Internet fame.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Canva - Photo Editor & Design App Poster Image
age 13+
Create snazzy images in seconds with cool design tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Chromebook
(2015)
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Just Dance 2016 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Lively dance action, but too much pressure to spend, share.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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Jazzy's Quest: Adopted and Amazing! Book Poster Image
age 8+
Adopted girl discovers how she's special in engaging tale.
By Carrie Goldman, Juliet Bond
(2015)
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Fresh Dressed Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Excellent docu on hip-hop fashion's rise has profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Marvels Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Epic saga of theater family, told mostly in pictures.
By Brian Selznick
(2015)
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Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX Game Poster Image
age 10+
Music game struggles on high notes with depth, complexity.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
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Minnie's Home Makeover App Poster Image
age 4+
Interior decorating is fabulous but expensive, even in play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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CuriosityStream Website Poster Image
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age 5+
Educationally valuable videos come with a monthly premium.
URL: http://www.curiositystream.com
(2015)
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Fame High Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Arts docu shows how hard passionate teens work in school.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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