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children's books


What I learned from watching Star Wars in the wrong order

Is the Millennium Falcon alive? That's just one of the questions answered when I watched the original Star Wars films in the popular Machete Order.

By November 21, 2015


'Goosebumps' trailer puts Jack Black to work scaring children

Sony Pictures Entertainment releases a new trailer for its upcoming film "Goosebumps," based on the popular book series of the same name by R.L. Stine.

By July 8, 2015


Search for clues and scandal in the 'Sherlock' coloring book

The new BBC "Sherlock" coloring book can keep fans busy as we wait for the new series to begin. And it could hold revelations for serious detectives hoping for hints about Mrs. Watson's past.

By November 9, 2015


Get a free 2-month subscription to a kids' e-book service

From the Cheapskate: Built for kids 12 and under, Epic provides unlimited e-books and audiobooks for a flat monthly rate.

By October 22, 2015


Skull of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh now on display

The skull of the black bear that served as inspiration for the beloved animal of children's books has been chosen from among 11,000 other animal skulls for display in London, along with a fascinating story.

By November 20, 2015


Children's book turns readers into 3D-printing artists

"LEO the Maker Prince" by Carla Diana inspires children to use their MakerBots to make storybook characters into their very own 3D figures.

By January 6, 2014


Name your own price for a 'Goosebumps' audiobook bundle

From the Cheapskate: This deal is so good, it's scary! (Hey, I could have said it gives me goosebumps.)

By October 8, 2015


Steve Jobs lauded by Apple execs on fourth anniversary of his death

CEO Tim Cook, iTunes head Eddy Cue and others remember Apple's co-founder in messages posted to the company's internal site. One recalls the time Jobs mooned Al Gore.

By October 5, 2015


Amazon cuts price of Prime subscription but for one day only

In honor of Amazon's Emmy wins for its original series "Transparent," a Prime membership will cost new subscribers just $67. But the deal is good only for this Friday.

By September 22, 2015


Reading Rainbow knows happily ever after

From CNET Magazine: Actor and entrepreneur LeVar Burton, host of the beloved "Reading Rainbow" TV show-turned-iPad app, is putting interactive books and video field trips on more devices than ever -- thanks to readers like you. It's quite a story.

By July 22, 2015