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The Stuff of Stars Book Poster Image
age 4+
Poetic book introduces big cosmic concepts to little humans.
By Marion Dane Bauer
(2018)
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Cupcake and Dino -- General Services TV Poster Image
age 7+
Quirky 'toon mixes sweet themes with goofy adventures.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Draw In App Poster Image
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age 4+
Artistic fun erased by problematic controls, loads of ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Groove High TV Poster Image
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age 7+
OK musical series promotes creativity, performing arts.
Network: Comcast Kid Central
(2012)
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Julián Is a Mermaid Book Poster Image
age 4+
In touching story and art, boy imagines he's a mermaid.
By Jessica Love
(2018)
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The 5 O'Clock Band Book Poster Image
age 4+
Trombone Shorty tale is joyous love letter to New Orleans.
By Troy Andrews
(2018)
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What If... Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Joyous celebration of a kid’s boundless creativity.
By Samantha Berger
(2018)
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Elmer's Photo Patchwork App Poster Image
age 4+
Use camera to create collages; few options for further fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Toca Life: After School App Poster Image
age 4+
Explore extracurriculars from art to sports via free play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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The Word Collector Book Poster Image
age 4+
Word-loving boy shares his passion in this delightful gem.
By Peter H. Reynolds
(2018)
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She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History Book Poster Image
age 4+
Inspiring tales of great women who followed their dreams.
By Chelsea Clinton
(2018)
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The Nutcracker in Harlem Book Poster Image
age 4+
Nutcracker and girl are drummers in jazzy holiday update.
By T. E. McMorrow
(2017)
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Fiete Quiztime App Poster Image
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age 7+
Odd, obscure trivia collection more perplexing than fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Dino Dana TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Kid scientist can see real dinos in fun educational series.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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Grand Canyon Book Poster Image
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age 7+
Informative, imaginative, gorgeous intro to natural history.
By Jason Chin
(2017)
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Mamemo Dance TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Quirky show teaches basic dance steps, encourages activity.
Network: Kidstream
(2017)
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Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Musical has great songs, slapstick laughs, mixed messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Julie's Greenroom TV Poster Image
age 4+
Delightful series teaches young kids about performance arts.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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The Legendary Miss Lena Horne Book Poster Image
age 7+
Solid intro to singer, movie star, civil rights activist.
By Carole Boston Weatherford
(2017)
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If You Give a Mouse a Brownie Book Poster Image
age 4+
Familiar formula still works in adorable mouse romp.
By Laura Numeroff
(2016)
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