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Marley & Me: The Puppy Years Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Marley sequel better for kids but less memorable than first.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Rikki Tikki Tavi/Yankee Doodle Cricket Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated classics are surprisingly educational.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1975)
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The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit Book Poster Image
age 5+
Peter goes to Scotland in inspired charmer, fun read-aloud.
By Emma Thompson
(2012)
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Dear Dracula Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Sweet, funny story of friendship is a treat for the family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Babar: King of the Elephants Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Delightful story, with one scary moment for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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hoops&yoyo's Haunted Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Bunny-and-cat team scare up laughs in lighthearted special.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Littlest Angel Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Heavy-handed Christian tale could provoke questions, fears.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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My Little Pony - A Canterlot Wedding HD App Poster Image
age 5+
Pony fans will be giddy over sweet story and activities.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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My Little Pony: Fluttershy's Famous Stare App Poster Image
age 5+
Slightly scary tale glorifies intimidating stare.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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The 7D TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Dwarfs take starring role in lighthearted cartoon series.
Network: Disney XD
(2014)
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Babes in Toyland (1961) Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Live-action Mother Goose musical with mild slapstick action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
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How to Read a Story Book Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet, engaging steps for budding readers.
By Kate Messner
(2015)
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Dot. TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Charming series strikes perfect balance between life, tech.
Network: Universal Kids
(2016)
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Albert Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Spunky tree's adventures are filled with festive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Balderdash!: John Newbery and the Boisterous Birth of Children's Books Book Poster Image
age 5+
Lively biography of the man who gave birth to kids' books.
By Michelle Markel
(2017)
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Princess Pink and the Land of Fake-Believe Series Book Poster Image
age 5+
Irreverent twists on fairy tales keep new readers guessing.
By Noah Z. Jones
(2014)
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Masonry - 3D Brick Creativity App Poster Image
age 5+
Virtual builder has weak instruction, glitchy controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider: The Story of E.B. White Book Poster Image
age 5+
Gentle bio of "Charlotte's Web" author is full of charm.
By Barbara Herkert
(2017)
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The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (1985) Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated tale is heavy on fantasy, has some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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Little Miss Inventor Coding App Poster Image
age 5+
Cute idea lacks clear directions and entertainment value.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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