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Best Toys for Kids

Comprehensive Lists of the Greatest Toys

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What are the best toys for kids? Whether you are looking for popular toys, new gaming tablets, baby dolls, movie toys, dollhouses, toys under $10, games, and toys for various age groups, this is a comprehensive list of some of the best toys.

1. Popular Toys

Hasbro Furby
©Hasbro

This is a list of some of the most popular toys of 2012. The list includes the Doc McStuffins Time for Your Check Up Doll, American Girl Caroline Abbott, the LeapFrog LeapPad2 and the VTech InnoTab2.

2. Fun Family Games for Kids of All Ages

Game of Life Zapped Hasbro
©Hasbro

Whether you are looking for board games, iPad/iPhone game accessories , or collectible toy games, these are some of the most fun family games for kids of all ages.

3. Tablet Toys

Kurio Technosource
©Techno Source

Are your kids asking for an iPad or iPhone? Here's a list of tablet toys and handheld gaming devices that were developed specifically with content and features both parents and kids will love.

4. Toys Under 10 Dollars

Hexbug Warriors
©Innovation First

We all have kids on our lists to buy for, and budgeting during the holiday season is key. These are some of my favorite gifts for kids, all under $10.

5. Sofia the First Toys

Sofia the First plush doll
©Disney

Sofia the First is a popular television show for preschool children on Disney Junior. These are some of the plush toys and role play dresses designed for young girls to pretend to be just like the youngest, new Disney Princess.

6. iPad/iPhone Toys

AppDrive Spinmaster
©Spinmaster

If the favorite people in your life have an iPad, iPod Touch or iPhone, this list of toy accessories for these devices turns your iOs device into blasters, game boards, fishing poles, driving wheels, and creativity studios.

7. Fashion Dolls

la dee da dolls
©Spinmaster

Young girls love to accessorize with dolls. This list includes some of the hottest fashion doll toys and accessories this year with Barbie, Monster High, Winx Club, LaDeeDa Dolls, and American Girl Dolls.

8. Baby Dolls

©Jakks Pacific

For younger girls who love to nurture, this list includes my top 10 baby dolls such as Cabbage Patch Kids, and Corolle Baby dolls.

9. Preschool Toys

Doc McStuffins Time for Your Check-UP Doll
©Just Play

Kids ages 3-5 love to role play with classic toys like dolls, dinosaurs and parking garages, as well as characters from their favorite television shows. This age group is also beginning to explore technology with tablet toys.

10. Toddler Toys

All Around art Easel for 2 Step 2
©Step2

Toddlers are between the ages of 2 and 3 years old. They enjoy musical instruments, completing arts and crafts projects, hopping on ride-on toys, playing simple turn taking games.

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