All Reviews

AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Trains' sweet origin story promotes friendship, cooperation.
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Network: PBS
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Sensitive tale of teen's descent into mental illness.
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By Neal Shusterman
(2015)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
A disjointed, clunkily written, too-simple adventure.
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Platforms: Windows
(2015)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Great murder mystery with action-packed Old West twist.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Friendship, action, and fun in vibrant Playmobil series.
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Network: Netflix
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Determined girl sends great-aunt an elephant in quirky tale.
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By Philip C. Stead
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Basic preschool skills in simple, pricey package.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Bold girl dives into author mom's story in wild romp.
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By Angelica Banks
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Exceptionally fun, deep action-adventure promotes teamwork.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
A seafaring game of discovery and survival.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Fun, goofy SpongeBob movie is as trippy as the show.
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In Theaters Now
(2015)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Fun space-pirate sequel adds complexity.
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By Jason Fry
(2014)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Friendly themes abound when swashbucklers meet the Darlings.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Access, purchase Disney canon for any device in one place.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Repetitive action scenes undermine trilogy's end.
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By Antony John
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Two strangers form an unlikely bond in sweet wordless tale.
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By Marla Frazee
(2014)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Animated charmer features positive messages -- and farts.
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Network: Hulu
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Thrilling fantasy series opener makes a great read-aloud.
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By Carrie Ryan, John Parke Davis
(2014)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Historical action epic has violent combat, strong language.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Fast-paced thrill ride with werewolves and steampunk fun.
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By Gail Carriger
(2014)

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