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Disney Heroes: Battle Mode App Poster Image
age 7+
Epic Disney crossover event ruined by hefty paywalls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2018)
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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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Kids Listen: Podcasts for Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Great collection of audio content for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Ocean Meets Sky Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Boy remembers his grandfather in magical, visual tale.
By Terry Fan, Eric Fan
(2018)
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Bedtime Stories - read & tell App Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, fee-based serial stories to tell kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Detective Pikachu Game Poster Image
age 7+
Fresh Pokémon perspective perfect for younger fans.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2018)
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El Chupacabras Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Entertaining bilingual book plays with legend and language.
By Adam Rubin
(2018)
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When Calls the Heart: The  Heart of Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Christmas comes to Hope Valley in wholesome, feel-good tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Fairy Mom and Me, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 7+
Fluffy fun for fairy fans encourages teamwork, patience.
By Sophie Kinsella
(2018)
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Harriet Gets Carried Away Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fanciful story of birthday girl spirited away by penguins.
By Jessie Sima
(2018)
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Coco Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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EPIC Adventures - Kids Stories App Poster Image
age 7+
Unique tale has links to offscreen activities, no narration.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Santa Calls Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Dazzling art, high adventure in wild ride to North Pole.
By William Joyce
(1993)
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Thomas & Friends Minis App Poster Image
age 4+
Fun AR builder for train fanatics; good fun for others.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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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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kiddZtube | Safe YouTube Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Safe video viewer with curated videos and quizzes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Super Monsters TV Poster Image
age 4+
Kindly monsters model positive behavior for preschoolers.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library TV Poster Image
age 7+
Book adaptation has mild scares, friendship, adventure.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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La La La: A Story of Hope Book Poster Image
age 4+
Girl serenades the moon in dreamy, nearly wordless book.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2017)
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