Children’s Choice 2014

Children’s Choice Awards are given to newly released toys that our testers have praised for being innovative, engaging, and the best in their area of play. A toy has to have a real ‘wow’ factor to win a Children’s Choice … Continue reading

Best Bets 2014

A Best Bet toy is one that testers have consistently rated as top notch in areas of assembly, design, function, durability and safety. But most importantly, a best bet toy has sustained play value. This isn’t a toy that will … Continue reading

Toy Report 2014

Read more about how we rate our toys. A reminder that the toys in this report were tested last season (in 2013) for the 2014 report. New: Toy reports are now in a more friendlier web format.  The reports are … Continue reading

Great Books 2014

Announcing this year’s CTTC Great Books. Please join us in celebrating these books! Download 2014 Great Books report (PDF)

2014 Awards Coming Soon

On Tuesday November 5, 2013, we will be announcing our awards for 2014.  Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and here online to read about this year’s Best Bets, Children’s Choice, Great Books and Recommended Reads.

Toy Report 2013

The 2013 Toy Report was published in the Fall of 2012 in anticipation of the following toy year.  If you want our most up to date report, please see the 2014 Toy Report.   Read more about how we rate … Continue reading

Best Bets 2013

The 2013 Best Bets Awards were granted in the Fall of 2012 in anticipation of the following toy year.  If you want our most up to date version of this report, please see the 2014 Best Bets.   Download the … Continue reading

Children’s Choice 2013

The 2013 Children’s Choice Awards were granted in the Fall of 2012 in anticipation of the following toy year.  If you want our most up to date version of this report, please see the 2014 Children’s Choice Awards.   Download … Continue reading

Toy Report 2012

Toy List 2012 (lists toys) Toy Report 2012: For ages 0+ Toy Report 2012: For ages 1+ Toy Report 2012: For ages 2+ Toy Report 2012: For ages 3+ Toy Report 2012: For ages 4+ Toy Report 2012: For ages … Continue reading