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Noddy, Toyland Detective TV Poster Image
age 4+
Colorful take on classic is fun, teaches problem-solving.
Network: Universal Kids
(2016)
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The Horribly Hungry Gingerbread Boy: A San Francisco Story Book Poster Image
age 4+
Friendship, kindness sweeten vibrant retelling of folktale.
By Elisa Kleven
(2016)
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Otis and the Kittens Book Poster Image
age 4+
Brave, caring tractor saves kittens in exciting drama.
By Loren Long
(2016)
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Bob the Builder: Build City App Poster Image
age 4+
Fave TV construction vehicles offer only idle entertainment.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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How This Book Was Made Book Poster Image
age 4+
Hilarious look at writing a book -- with pirates and tigers!
By Mac Barnett
(2016)
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Hopster: Kids TV, Nursery Rhymes, Music, Fun Games App Poster Image
age 4+
Cute, curated content with monthly fee; only light learning.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Peanuts TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Sweet vignettes with positive messages have broad appeal.
Network: Boomerang
(2016)
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Curious World - Early learning games, videos and books for kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Diverse content appealing, but user experience underwhelms.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Epic! - Unlimited Books for Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Diverse, huge, searchable library of kids' books, videos.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook
(2016)
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Loopdidoo TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Girl's bullying behavior overshadows pup's fun adventures.
Network: Online
(2008)
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Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear Book Poster Image
age 4+
Moving story of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh.
By Lindsay Mattick
(2015)
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Blaze and the Monster Machines: Race to the Top of the World TV Poster Image
age 4+
Big adventure + STEM learning = friendly fun for kids.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2015)
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Stick Man Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Book-based animated short celebrates love of family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys Book Poster Image
age 4+
Mimicking monkeys pursue peddler in sequel true to classic.
By Esphyr Slobodkina, Ann Marie Mulhearn Sayer
(2015)
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Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen App Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet word-building with TV friend; vowel toys optional.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Speakaboos Website Poster Image
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age 4+
Large digital library with reading supports -- for a fee.
URL: http://www.speakaboos.com/
(2015)
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Jack Frost: The Guardians of Childhood Book Poster Image
age 4+
Jack Frost origin story is reassuring but confusing.
By William Joyce
(2015)
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Goldie & Bear TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Sweet preschool show blends fairy tale characters' stories.
Network: Disney Junior
(2015)
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Flare Kids - Safe Entertainment App Poster Image
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age 4+
Cool video viewer has tons of parent control.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Maya the Bee Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Cute bee adventure teaches about inclusion and cooperation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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