With thousands of games, books and videos available through Amazon’s FreeTime Unlimited the only real challenge is deciding where to begin. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite holiday picks to help kids learn about traditions, start some new ones and simply have fun.
BOOK: Latke, the Lucky Dog – Young animal fans will love joining along as newly-adopted rescue dog, Latke, is brought home on the first night of Hanukkah. The precocious pup learns all about the holiday traditions as he tries to stay out of mischief.
GAME: Stick Man: Helping Santa – Your pint-sized helpers will love giving Santa a hand delivering packages and decorating the tree in this sweet game based on Julia Donaldson’s holiday favorite Stick Man.
SHOW: Pete the Cat A Very Groovy Christmas – Pete the Cat and his pals set off to find the Christmas Cat and score some cool presents, but along the way they discover that giving is better than receiving.
BOOK: All About Hanukkah – Whether you’re passing down your own traditions or looking to teach your kids a little about someone else’s, this book is a great guide to the holiday. Learn about the recipes, songs, games and meanings behind it all.
GAME: Christmas Hair Salon – Give Santa and his North Pole pals a new hairdo in this silly game that is sure to give your young stylists plenty of holiday cheer.
SHOW: LOL Surprise! Winter Disco Movie – Fans of LOL Surprise dolls won’t be able to get enough of this short film which stars the actual dolls in stop-motion animation as they prepare for the biggest party of the season, the Winter Disco.
BOOK: A Christmas Carol A Graphic Novel – What better way to introduce tweens to Charles Dickens than with a graphic novel? The classic story takes on a whole new look in this colorful, intriguing twist on the original.
GAME: Ticket to Ride – Hitting the road this holiday season? All aboard for this exciting game that takes players on a train adventure across the world. The game features a pass-and-play option that allows multiple players at once so the whole family can get in on the action.
SHOW: An American Girl Story Maryellen 1955: Extraordinary Christmas – This American Girl movie will give fans a glimpse of the holidays in the 50’s as it follows Maryellen on a mission to create a very special Christmas for a friend afflicted with polio.
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