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.
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A sampling of the hottest new releases.
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Hand-picked books for young people who want to chip away at racism.
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Excellent books that kids of color can see themselves in.
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Check out these hot new releases for kids 2–12.
SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom: Rehydrated Game Poster Image
Kid-friendly new releases for Switch, PS4, and more.
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The latest games for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and more.
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Find the best picks on this platform for your family.
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Discover some of the best of Bollywood with these movies.
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Online multiplayer games for kids to hang out in virtually.
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Check here for the latest YA titles for your teen.
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Find great shows with African American characters for all ages.
Yo Soy Muslim: A Father's Letter to His Daughter Book Poster Image
From family dramas to dating life, these stories reflect kids' and teens' lives.
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Creative arts-and-crafts shows for kids.
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WarnerMedia's original TV shows for kids and teens.
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Happily-ever-afters, belly laughs, and positive vibes galore.
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Explore the latest list of inspiring and entertaining video games.
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Stay up to date on which books are climbing the charts.
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Multiplayer games and co-playing favorites for Switch gamers.
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These PlayStation titles are great for groups of all ages.