Best Android Apps for Kids

Looking for some great choices for Android phones and tablets? Our favorite Android apps for kids range from puzzle apps to arcade games to fun apps for learning.

Browse Best Android Apps for Kids

AGE
2
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Well-done app engages tots learning animals, ABCs, and 123s.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Cute toddler app teaches barnyard animal names.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
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Cute baby versions of TV favorites but lots of crying.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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"E" is for an excellent educational app.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2011)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Beautiful discovery app combines logic and creativity.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Simple game gets kids talking about everyday activities.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Cute ABC and vocab app will appeal to a wide range of ages.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows
(2014)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Build skills with second app in excellent reading series.
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Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Kids are encouraged to shop at this virtual plaza.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Great, in-depth alphabet app with fun pictures and sounds.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Great interactive tool for toddlers learning to count.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2011)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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STEM concepts ride along with racing fun.
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Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Adorable monster de-stresses kids with Sesame Street style.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
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Catchy tune, favorite characters introduce variety of foods.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Pet-primping game is precious; hogs camera roll and storage.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Easy, intuitive app teaches young kids medical care basics.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Great drawing app is a window to self-expression.
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Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Early math games cover broad skill range in a fun setting.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Rewarding jigsaw puzzles teach ABCs and 123s.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Familiar themes boost learning for new readers.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
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Great reading activities fit a range of skill levels.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
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Creative app full of choices, plus letter, number practice.
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Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
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Kids learn concepts of algebra in stellar game app.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2012)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
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Free play in virtual sustainable garden requires patience.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
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Cute monkey guides kids through six early-reading games.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
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More tools, characters, and hair-styling fun in nice sequel.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Silly tasks promote real-life interaction in fun board game.
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Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Fun games teach and reinforce numbers for young kids.
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Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Capture blobs and problem-solve in fun, leveled games.
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Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Famous hedgehog a perfect fit for the endless runner craze.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Budding chemists freeze, spin, and explode 118 elements.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Puzzler's plot, unique gameplay will captivate young or old.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2011)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Angry Birds maker follows up with clever brainteaser.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Sequel introduces new levels that have gravitational pull.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Angry Birds pigs star in challenging, captivating puzzles.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Fun physics-based puzzler with adorable mascot.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Fantastic follow-up to excellent puzzle app with new levels.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Simple, fun chopping-flying fruit game.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
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Information-packed tool delivers videos, photos, and more.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
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Well-done Minecraft-style app great for younger kids.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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Daily films from educational group provide tons of learning.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2010)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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Color puzzle game grabs grade-schoolers to grown-ups.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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Worthy spin-off of popular PC game encourages creativity.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Beautiful glass-breaking game simply mesmerizes.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Unpredictable physics make a cute game harder than it looks.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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A great way to explore the skies -- just point your phone.
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Devices: Android
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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Terrifically addictive math-based puzzle game.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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Classic Mickey + fantastic hit game = great fun.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Great physics puzzler works well with touch interface.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Nook HD, Apps for Windows
(2010)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
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Comprehensive tool with voice search, fun daily features.
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Devices: Android, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2013)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
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Bright, entertaining take on endless-runner genre.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
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Well-done sequel even better than original phenomenon.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
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Fun mix of platform creation and arcade play.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
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Challenging programming puzzler teaches coding logic.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
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Hip photo and video tool has cool, creative features.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
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Great strategy game with comic but slightly scary violence.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
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Record, save, and share info seamlessly with Google Drive.
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Devices: Android, Chromebook
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
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Excellent tool encourages appreciation of the universe.
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Devices: Android, Apps for Windows
(2013)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
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Clever update to popular app, but now with in-app purchases.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
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Well-done Minecraft-like game, with action twist.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
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Impressive tool for stargazing, learning about astronomy.
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Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
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Fantastic version of board classic with lots of tools.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
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Clever social version of mobile favorite requires Facebook.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
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Freemium slideshow tool better on privacy than similar apps.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Organization tool helps kids manage their digital lives.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2013)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Great app makes sharing pretty, private photos all too easy.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
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Fly high on a machine gun while trying not to die.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Automated video maker is fast and fun but has limits.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Popular Internet radio app great for discovering new music.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Impressive creation tool for teens serious about art.
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Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Augmented reality game involves exercise, but iffy safety.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Powerful social tool, but use privacy settings.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)