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Not Quite Narwhal Book Poster Image
age 4+
Sparkly, fanciful unicorn story about being different.
By Jessie Sima
(2017)
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Care for Our World App Poster Image
age 3+
Sweet e-poem with Earth-centric message and creative fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Planet Earth II TV Poster Image
age 6+
Nature documentary sequel is a visual triumph.
Network: BBC America
(2016)
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Adventure Time: Islands Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Beautiful animated miniseries explores a deep backstory.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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View-Master Discovery Underwater App Poster Image
age 7+
Immersive underwater view is gorgeous; not cohesive overall.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Wild Kratts: Creatures of the Deep Sea TV Poster Image
age 7+
Beloved animal pros go underwater in fab animated special.
Network: PBS Kids
(2016)
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Octonauts App Poster Image
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age 3+
Beautiful underwater adventure sinks more than swims.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Splash and Bubbles TV Poster Image
age 3+
Friendly fish introduce preschoolers to ocean science.
Network: PBS Kids
(2016)
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Finding Dory Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Delightful sequel promotes teamwork; some sadness, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf Welcome amiibo Game Poster Image
age 8+
Friendly town sim gets updated with whole new way to play.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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Penguin Problems Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Cold, cranky penguin looks on the dark side in funny book.
By Jory John
(2016)
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PlayStation VR Worlds Game Poster Image
age 18+
Average group of short, mature action games lacks depth.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR
(2016)
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Grandmother Fish: A Child's First Book of Evolution Book Poster Image
age 4+
Sound science made simple in kid-friendly book on evolution.
By Jonathan Tweet
(2016)
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Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Zoologist brothers spread merriment in rescue mission.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Sharknado: The 4th Awakens Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Another entry in violent, played-out sci-fi series.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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DK Eyewitness Books Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Great reference books on many topics for young readers.
By Juliette Clutton-Brock
(2014)
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The Shallows Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Blake Lively vs. shark in tense, bloody ocean thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas Game Poster Image
age 10+
Unoriginal but still fun adventure is homage to Zelda games.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Kambu TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Kindly characters, funny mishaps in sweet narrated series.
Network: Online
(2016)
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Abzu Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Artistic aquatic adventure filled with mystery, wonder.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
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