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Book Reviews

Peep and the Big Wide World TV Poster Image
age 3+
Preschoolers learn science with a pinch of humor.
Network: Discovery Kids, PBS Kids
(2004)
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Oobi TV Poster Image
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age 2+
Bare-hand "puppets" will delight preschoolers.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2003)
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Zoboomafoo TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Preschoolers will go wild for this animal show.
Network: PBS
(1999)
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The Berenstain Bears TV Poster Image
age 4+
Kids are welcome in bear country.
Network: PBS
(2003)
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Blue's Clues TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Engaging fun for young ones (and parents, too!).
Network: Nickelodeon
(1996)
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The Waltons TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Beloved '70s family classic continues to win fans.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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Dora the Explorer TV Poster Image
age 3+
Preschoolers will love Dora's ongoing adventures.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2000)
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Arthur TV Poster Image
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age 5+
A thoughtful cartoon for kids to grow up on.
Network: PBS
(1996)
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The Princess Diaries Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Sesame Street TV Poster Image
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age 2+
Classic show endures changes, but learning content remains.
Network: PBS
(1969)
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The Wild Thornberrys TV Poster Image
age 7+
Globe-trotters explore strange new worlds.
Network: Nickelodeon
(1998)
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Family favorite features strong environmental message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Shrek Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Gross-out laughs meet a marvelous fairy tale mix.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Anne of Green Gables Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Faithful, sensitive take on classic novel is great for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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The Goonies Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Classic '80s adventure has lots of swearing, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Classic Turkey Day special for young and old.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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A Charlie Brown Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 3+
The Peanuts gang in a classic Christmas special.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1965)
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The Endless Summer Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Dated but fascinating surfing documentary still charms.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1966)
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The Bear Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Live-action animal saga is incredible -- and a bit scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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The Secret Garden Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Great book, great adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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