All Reviews

All the Wind in the World Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gripping romance, touch of magic in futuristic wasteland.
By Samantha Mabry
(2017)
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Fiete Quiztime App Poster Image
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age 7+
Odd, obscure trivia collection more perplexing than fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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The War I Finally Won Book Poster Image
age 9+
Ada shows courage in riveting English wartime sequel.
By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
(2017)
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StoryTime: Billy Goats Gruff App Poster Image
age 5+
Classic fairy tale with kid-friendly prompts, creepy troll.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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One Dark Throne: Three Dark Crowns, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Sexier, bloodier sequel full of unexpected twists.
By Kendare Blake
(2017)
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Tooth and Tail Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Creative strategy just squeaks by with simple gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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Angry Birds Match App Poster Image
age 7+
Clever match-3 puzzle game takes flight against evil pigs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth Game Poster Image
age 18+
Mature point-and-click tale focused on choice, consequences.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception Game Poster Image
age 18+
Mature adventure visually striking with repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Fiete Puzzle - Kids Games with Animals App Poster Image
age 3+
Beautiful art only one small piece in disappointing puzzles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Fox & Sheep Movie Studio - Create Your Own Story App Poster Image
age 6+
Animated storyteller great for little directors.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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The Horse Dancer Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Tired horse tale with silly plot, poor production.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Free Rein TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Likable British drama boasts exceptional female role model.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – The Master Trials Game Poster Image
age 10+
Expansion shifts focus from puzzles to challenging combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U
(2017)
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Dr. Panda Train App Poster Image
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age 3+
All aboard for silly but somewhat slow travel.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Preschool Puzzle Town App Poster Image
age 3+
Delightful puzzles for preschool players.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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CotBot Farm App Poster Image
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age 3+
Open-ended farm fun lacks full crop of meaningful games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Harvest Moon: Lil' Farmers App Poster Image
age 2+
Cute but repetitive farm sim great for young kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Deformers Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun cartoon brawler struck by technical, multiplayer flaws.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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The Jackbox Party Pack 3 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Party game compilation a great time despite tech issues.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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