All Reviews

Thomas & Friends: Tale of the Brave Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Percy learns about bravery; scarier than past Thomas titles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Last Passenger Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Taut train thriller's main issue is strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Railway Man Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Former POW can't shake wartime cruelty in sluggish drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Kindoma Storytime App Poster Image
age 4+
Great app makes long-distance shared reading easy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
The Glass Sentence: The Mapmakers Trilogy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Dense, complex map tale a treat for seasoned fantasy fans.
By S. E. Grove
(2014)
Lipa Train App Poster Image
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age 4+
Little engineers direct train's path in addictive puzzler.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
Hoopa City App Poster Image
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age 5+
Delightful discoveries abound with world-building open play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Tickety Toc: Card Maker Time! App Poster Image
age 5+
Cute app lets kids email postcards to friends and family.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Bad Luck Girl: The American Fairy Trilogy, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Rousing finish to historical fairy-fantasy trilogy.
By Sarah Zettel
(2014)
PlayKids | Videos and Educational Games for Kids and Toddlers! App Poster Image
age 3+
Popular shows, fun games; subscription needed for most.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
The Boundless Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Gripping historical adventure aboard a gigantic train.
By Kenneth Oppel
(2014)
Todo Telling Time App Poster Image
age 6+
Amazing kid-friendly learning game that's all about time.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
From Norvelt to Nowhere Book Poster Image
age 10+
Comical road-trip novel stretches believability.
By Jack Gantos
(2013)
Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey Game Poster Image
age 10+
History adventure challenges kids to make difficult choices.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
Locomotive Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Gorgeous story of train journey is exciting, fact-packed.
By Brian Floca
(2013)
Thomas & Friends: King of the Railway Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Highly marketed train characters make new friends.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Disney Infinity: The Lone Ranger Game Poster Image
age 10+
Western play set with pistols, axes, and a focus on combat.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
Steam Train, Dream Train Book Poster Image
age 4+
Jolly animals load a train in this dream of a bedtime book.
By Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld
(2013)
LEGO City Undercover Game Poster Image
age 9+
Fun, imaginative, safe adventure set in a plastic world.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
SimCity Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Exciting but technically flawed city-building simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)

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