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Bookaboo, New Amazon Original Kids Series, Debuts October 28!


We are always looking for new shows that the kids will love. It’s something we really like looking at together as a family. We hold our own little viewing parties when we can!!

Bookaboo, the rockin’ new Amazon Original Kids Series, “takes to the stage” on Prime VideoFriday, October 28 exclusively for Prime members via the Amazon Video app for TVs; connected devices, including Fire TV, mobile devices; and online!!! Prime members can also download the series to mobile devices for offline viewing.


Already a full-fledged international hit, the series for preschool-aged children celebrates the fun and benefits of adults and children reading together. Bookaboo inventively combines puppetry, live action and CGI animation. It’s really an awesome mix that keeps a child’s interest throughout the entire episode.

The series follows Bookaboo as he tours the globe with his bandmates Paws and Growler, playing drums to packed stadiums of adoring fans. There’s only one hitch – Bookaboo just can’t play without a story a day! The pup finds creative ways to avoid performing, leading to laugh-out-loud comedy sketches and silly songs.


To empower Bookaboo to return to the stage, a famous face appears in each episode to share a favorite story. The picture book that the celebrity guest brings in the special “bookabag” is brought to vibrant life through animation and an interactive, energetic reading that restores Bookaboo’s “bojo.”

Among the series special guests are Paula Abdul (American Idol), Rachelle Lefevre(Twilight), Molly Parker (House of Cards), Hannah Simone (New Girl), Emily Van Camp (Captain America: The Winter Soldier),Selma Blair (Legally Blonde), Michael Sheen (The Queen), Guillermo Diaz (Scandal), WWE Wrestler Adam Copeland, NASA Astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield, and NFL player Antonio Brown of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Bookaboo, the latest addition to Amazon’s award-winning preschool programming slate, is created by Lucy Goodman, Founder of Happy Films, and produced by Happy Films and Sinking Ship Entertainment (Odd Squad, Annedroids). Crazy list, so you just know that this is a great, creative, and entertaining show!!!

 You can check out the trailer and see the fun for yourself right here!

Cool show, right? It was so much fun, the kids and I decided it was a good idea to not only watch the show all together, but to do so while jamming out to some sweet tunes. It was pretty epic…


The entire first season of Bookaboo will be available for Prime members to stream and enjoy using the Amazon Video app for TVs; connected devices, including Amazon Fire TV and mobile devices, or online at, at no additional cost to their membership.

Customers who are not already a Prime member can sign up for a free trial at For a list of all Amazon Video compatible devices, visit

Bookaboo will also be available as part of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, the all-you-can-eat subscription service designed from the ground up for kids. FreeTime Unlimited is available exclusively on Amazon devices, including Amazon Fire TV and Fire tablets, and a year-long subscription is included with every Fire Kids Edition.

In addition to Prime Video, the Prime membership includes unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on millions of items across all categories, more than one million songs and thousands of playlists and stations with Prime Music, early access to select Lightning Deals all year long, free secure, unlimited photo storage in Amazon Cloud Drive with Prime Photos, one free pre-released book a month with Kindle First, and more. To sign up for Prime or to find out more, visit:

We are HUGE Amazon Prime people. The convenience of the 2-day shipping is ridiculous, and now all the awesome programming and Kindle books make the membership an absolute must in the Sweeney household. It’s well worth it.

To find out more even more about Bookaboo and all of the other awesome (I’d say essential) benefits of an Amazon Kids and Amazon Prime membership, please check out:


This post has been a sponsored post. All opinions expressed are my own.

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By Bill Sweeney

Bill is a guy that's been working at home since 2008. What does that mean? It means he runs a business, has a blog, takes care of the kids and house, and doesn't really have much more time left in the day. Piece of cake, but wouldn't have it any other way.

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