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.
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site Book Poster Image
The top 10 books from the past 10 years.
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The 10 most game-changing apps from the past 10 years.
Ask the Storybots TV Poster Image
The 10 best series from the past 10 years.
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The top 10 films from the past 10 years.
Super Mario Maker 2 Game Poster Image
The top 10 games from the past 10 years.
Doug Unplugs TV Poster Image
All the original movies and series streaming on Apple TV+.
How to Code a Sandcastle Book Poster Image
Inspire budding programmers with these kid-friendly coding stories.
Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Game Poster Image
Spend some time with these top Arcade games -- no quarters required!
Dora the Explorer TV Poster Image
Play, sing, and learn with kids' favorite bilingual explorer.
A Bug's Life Movie Poster Image
Nostalgic '90s kids will love sharing these classics with the younger generation.
Sesame Street TV Poster Image
All of the games, apps, movies, TV, and more from the iconic 50-year-old show.
Adele & Simon Book Poster Image
These fun stories will have your kids saying "Ooh la la."
Everything Is Mama Book Poster Image
Stories only a mother (and kid!) could love.
ReadAskChat for Children 0-6 App Poster Image
There's no substitute for the library, but these apps offer some great ebook options -- all in one place.
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Movie Poster Image
Help kids learn the value of empathy, compassion, and treating others with respect and caring.
Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
Which family-friendly films will take home statues this year?
Red Dead Redemption 2 Game Poster Image
Look back on the teen-friendly titles from 2018.
Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment: Max Einstein, Book 1 Book Poster Image
Check out these book titles for kids released in 2018.
Queen of Air and Darkness: The Dark Artifices, Book 3 Book Poster Image
Here's what teens were reading in 2018.
Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee/Pikachu! Game Poster Image
Remember these kid-friendly titles released in 2018?

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