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Guacamelee! 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Tough but rewarding luchador adventure through dimensions.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2018)
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Khan Academy Kids App Poster Image
age 3+
Creative early-learning activities engage and inspire.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Little Skeletons/Esqueletitos: Countdown to Midnight Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, rhythmic, bilingual Day of the Dead romp.
By Susie Jaramillo
(2018)
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Llama Llama Loves to Read Book Poster Image
age 4+
Reading looks exciting and fun in lively classroom story.
By Anna Dewdney, Reed Duncan
(2018)
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Canticos TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Bilingual sing-a-long series great for preschoolers.
Network: Amazon Prime Video, Nick Jr.
(2018)
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World of Peppa Pig App Poster Image
age 3+
Fun, simple, supportive activity sampler for preschoolers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Papumba Academy App Poster Image
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age 4+
Cutesy, quirky collection for preschool learning is pricey.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(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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Math Wizard for Kids App Poster Image
age 6+
Play with numbers and equations in exploration exercises.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Who Says Women Can't Be Computer Programmers?: The Story of Ada Lovelace Book Poster Image
age 6+
Playful bio of female who pioneered programming in 1800s.
By Tanya Lee Stone
(2018)
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The Man Who Invented Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heartfelt take on idea for Charles Dickens holiday classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Just Getting Started Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Unfunny action comedy wastes great cast; violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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MarcoPolo World School App Poster Image
age 4+
Learning dialogue makes STEAM videos and games special.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Daddy's Home 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Blended-family sequel has crass humor, iffy messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Winterhouse Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Perfectly set bookish mystery with some spooky stuff.
By Ben Guterson
(2018)
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Preschool All In One Basic Skills Space Learning Adventure A to Z by Abby Monkey Kids Clubhouse Games App Poster Image
age 3+
Solid coverage of basic fundamentals, but doesn't take off.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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The Star Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Sweet Nativity story told from animals' perspective.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Bad Moms Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Fun sequel has raunch, laughs, slightly sweeter attitude.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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This Is Not a Valentine Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fresh take on the holiday reflects down-to-earth friendship.
By Carter Higgins
(2017)
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Boo 2! A Madea Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Crude, tired jokes and drug use weigh down Madea sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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