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Best all: 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.
Walk many, many miles in someone else's shoes.
Faves for kids who love anything with an engine.
Find magic, adventure, heroes, and heroines in these fun kids' games.
In moderation, TV can be a great teaching tool.
Kids' shows that stand the test of time.
Tunes just right for the youngest party girls.
Squeaky clean titles are pop-perfection.
Soothing sounds and bouncy beats for wee ones.
Bring sports indoors -- without breaking a lamp!
The best of the games to keep you fit.
A little armchair exploration never hurt anyone.
Big hair and big drama in these top shows from the '90s.
Get a fascinating glimpse at a diverse set of traditions.
The topic of controversial books is bound to get you talking.
Discover (or revisit) stories that stand the test of time.
Expand your kids' movie horizons with these picks.
Once upon a time meets happily ever after.
Bam! Splat! Comics-loving kids will flip for these picks.
Not sure which online worlds are safe? Start here.
A great soundtrack can make a movie.