Best Media Lists: Our Recommendations for Families

Need some fresh ideas for your next family movie night? In the market for apps and games that will entertain your kids and teach them a thing or two? Looking for a book to engage your reluctant reader? Our editors have hand-picked lists of their favorite titles in every category of media we cover -- movies, TV, books, music, websites, apps, and games (including learning ratings) -- to give you the information you need to make the best choices for your family. All of our picks are entertaining and rated to help you decide whether they're age-appropriate for your kids.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Movie Poster Image
Get the scoop on all the latest releases.
The Gruffalo Movie Poster Image
Need a great movie pick now? Look no further!
Ask the Storybots TV Poster Image
Great shows to watch at your own pace.
Fancy Nancy TV Poster Image
Keep up-to-date with the latest TV for kids.
The Burning Maze: The Trials of Apollo, Book 3 Book Poster Image
A sampling of the hottest new releases.
Otis and Will Discover the Deep: The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere Book Poster Image
Check out these hot new releases for kids 2-12.
Dear Rachel Maddow Book Poster Image
Check here for the latest YA titles for your teen.
Wonder Book Poster Image
Stay up to date on which books are climbing the charts.
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Game Poster Image
The latest games for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and more.
Sesame Street TV Poster Image
Great options for kids and whole-family viewing streaming on Hulu.
Lumines Remastered Game Poster Image
Kid-friendly new releases for Switch, PS4, and more.
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Tiger Family Trip Movie Poster Image
Top-rated kids' picks available to stream now.
Harry the Bunny TV Poster Image
These top-rated kids' shows are available now.
Plants Vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Game Poster Image
Check out these games that have action thrills similar to those in the popular Battle Royale shooter.
Cars: Lightning League App Poster Image
Get an adrenaline rush without pulling a trigger.
Toca Doctor App Poster Image
You know them, you love them, but how do you choose?
The Care and Keeping of You: The Body Book for Younger Girls Book Poster Image
These guides and novels cover everything from facts to feelings.
The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man Book Poster Image
A super list of books about superheroes and supervillains.
Pix the Cat Game Poster Image
Gather your loved ones -- it's time for some fun!
Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear Book Poster Image
True stories, biographies, and fact-filled books for kids hungry for information.