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Saltwater Taffy Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Adventure tale sinks under weight of laudable goals.
By Eric DelaBarre
(2011)
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Music Sparkles - All In One Musical Instruments Collection HD App Poster Image
age 2+
Great play-along music app for little ones; upgrade is fab.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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PianoBall - Fun With Learning App Poster Image
age 2+
Colorful piano game for little hands is big fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Sing Party Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Karaoke and dance party game features wide range of music.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
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Sound Shapes Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Fun indie combines music, platforming, and creativity.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
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Duets TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Star-studded singing contest is pretty family friendly.
Network: ABC
(2012)
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Cinderella 3D Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Animals, cartoon violence in the Old West; not classic tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Adventures of Tintin Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Whirlwind animated adventure is a visual treat for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Thunder Soul Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Uplifting docu spotlights legendary high school jazz band.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Backseat Driver Music Poster Image
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age 2+
Multi-instrumental storytelling will brighten any car ride.
By The Cat's Pajamas
(2012)
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Kids Song Machine 2 - Around the World HD App Poster Image
age 2+
International musical voyage more about sights than songs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Thomas & Friends: All-Star Tracks Music Poster Image
age 2+
Classic train tunes are great for young Thomas fans.
By Various Artists
(2011)
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Disco Worms Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Musical worm tale is bland, with a bit of name calling.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Justin Bieber: Rise to Fame Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Baby, even die-hard Beliebers will find this docu lame.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Barney: Jungle Friends Movie Poster Image
age 2+
Barney's jungle journey has an eco-message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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August Rush Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Pleasant, emotional, fable-like family drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Audiosurf Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Trippy arcade game uses player's own music collection.
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
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Barney: Celebrating Around the World Movie Poster Image
age 2+
Globetrotting dino treats tots to dynamite dances.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Sunny Side Up TV Poster Image
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age 2+
Energetic A.M. fun and learning for preschoolers.
Network: Sprout
(2007)
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Musical Mornings TV Poster Image
age 2+
Preschoolers wake up with music and short shows.
Network: Sprout
(2007)
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