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Love Monster TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Friendly beast teaches preschoolers how to manage emotions.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
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5 More Sleeps 'Til Christmas Book Poster Image
age 3+
Happy story, warm illustrations capture holiday excitement.
By Jimmy Fallon
(2020)
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Grumpy Monkey: Up All Night Book Poster Image
age 3+
Funny take on sleepovers has insight, great illustrations.
By Suzanne Lang
(2020)
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Dear Baby,: A Love Letter to Little Ones Book Poster Image
age 3+
Cute, reassuring letter to baby gives tips for life.
By Paris Rosenthal
(2020)
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The Devil All the Time Movie Poster Image
age 18+
Gripping drama has disturbing violence, sex, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Just One More Story! App Poster Image
age 3+
Story recording in easy-to-use format, but few features.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices TV Poster Image
age 3+
Virtual book club for preschoolers spotlights Black authors.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Curious George TV Poster Image
age 3+
Simple lessons emerge in monkey's mischievous adventures.
Network: Peacock
(2020)
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Read Along: Mondays with Michelle Obama TV Poster Image
age 3+
Former First Lady hosts a virtual picture book story time.
Network: YouTube
(2020)
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The Painted Bird Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Relentlessly grim WWII drama has bleak, harrowing violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Missing Daddy Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Gentle message of caring for child of an imprisoned father.
By Mariame Kaba
(2019)
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Goodnight Moon/Buenas Noches, Luna 123: A Counting Book/Un Libro para Contar Book Poster Image
age 3+
Bedtime classic turned into fun bilingual counting book.
By Margaret Wise Brown
(2020)
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Yakuza 0 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Mature mafia story packs loads of violence, repetitive acts.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Scribbles and Ink Website Poster Image
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age 3+
Interactive story site is off to a solid yet limited start.
URL: https://pbskids.org/scribblesandink/draw
(2019)
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Clifford the Big Red Dog TV Poster Image
age 3+
Favorite canine returns in exceptional series reboot.
Network: PBS Kids, Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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If You Give a Mouse a Pumpkin TV Poster Image
age 3+
Teamwork, empathy stand out in fun holiday story.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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PlayKids - Learn Through Play App Poster Image
age 3+
Content galore includes shows, games; subscription needed.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun Movie Poster Image
age 3+
10 episodes of Peppa repackaged as a sing-along movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Curious George: Royal Monkey Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Beloved monkey trades places with royalty in gentle tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Hilltop Hospital TV Poster Image
age 3+
Animal hospital show about problem solving and empathy.
Network: Comcast Kid Central
(2016)
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