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Adorkable 'Star Wars' statues from best-selling kids books

Jeffrey Brown's "Darth Vader and Son" and "Vader's Little Princess" have become cute collectible maquettes thanks to Gentle Giant Studios.

By February 4, 2014

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What my kid learned with a Little Scholar tablet

There are myriad educational apps and devices out there, and Crave's Eric Mack has found many of them disappointing, but he reports that School Zone's Android tablet is a notable exception.

By August 10, 2014

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'Bleak Movies Coloring Book' replaces blood with bunnies

"Reservoir Dogs," "Seven," "The Exorcist," and other disturbing movies get a kid-friendly restyling thanks to artist Todd Spence, who wants to swap screams with smiles.

By April 16, 2014

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Parents prefer phones to kids?

Those who specialize in child development say they're noticing more incidents of parents ignoring their kids in favor of their phones. For some kids, phones become hate objects.

By April 21, 2014

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Free Comic Book Day goes digital with 'Star Wars' and more

Swapped your print comics for pixels? You can still get free digital comics and awesome deals from Dark Horse Digital and more on Free Comic Book Day May 3 and Star Wars Day May 4.

By May 3, 2014

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Disney making new 'Star Wars' books based on original trilogy

Books by leading children's authors will begin with retelling of Luke Skywalker origin story. Disney hopes to fan interest in 'Wars' before December 2015 release of "Episode VII."

By April 18, 2014

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Tales2Go 4.0 delivers unlimited audiobooks for kids

Call it "Netflix for audiobooks," but with a decidedly kid-friendly selection.

By February 14, 2014

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Return to Jedi Academy in Jeffrey Brown's new 'Star Wars' book

It ain't easy being a Jedi, especially when dealing with lightsaber-wielding bullies. "Jedi Academy: Return of the Padawan" reminds us that school can be just as adventuresome as storming the Death Star.

By March 6, 2014

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Oyster e-book subscription service just got interesting

Parents, take note: the "Netflix of books" has added a generous selection of children's titles, including dozens from Disney Publishing.

By February 13, 2014

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'What If?': A terrific combination of the ridiculous and real

Learning how science and the world work is rarely is as much fun as in this book from Randall Munroe, the creator of the XKCD comic. It's good for kids and adults.

By September 2, 2014