Child's Play: 13 Awesome Toys Your Kid Will Love This Holiday

Keep the little ones entertained with these gift ideas. You're welcome!

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1. 1. The new girl next door.

This muñequita from the Global Girl line of ethnically diverse dolls will teach her about beauty all over the world. (Marcela from Argentina Global Girl doll, $90,

2. 2. A good read.

The accompanying book to the Marcela Global Girl doll will take your curious reader though a little tango dancer’s adventures in Buenos Aires. (Marcela in Argentina Global Girl book, $10,

3. 3. Top dog.

This amusing hat of reclaimed wool and soft eco fleece is sure to cheer up a fussy, overly bundled-up bebé. (Cate & Levi dog hat, $30, and

4. 4. Paper playmate.

With a few simple folds, a child can create her own cute gatito. (Kitty001, $10,

5. 5. Camping out.

They’ll keep themselves busy for hours with imaginative games in this space-friendly tent. (Pacific Play Tents Me Too play tent, $36.73,

6. 6. First timer.

Teaching time won’t be a chore with this sunny analog watch. (RUBR Bumble Bee watch, $17.95,

7. 7. Cute and cuddly.

Kaithe , an adorable monito, is as sweet as his name. (Kruse Cara Mello Knot Monkey, $30,

8. 8. One-step designs.

The simple shape of these building pieces yields dozens of creative mosaics and 3-D options. (Plus-Plus Mini Basic 480-piece set, $30,

9. 9. Just in case

A cheeky water-resistant, velvet-lined padded pouch to keep all the games, music, apps and photos on her iPad safe (Beatrix New York iPad case, $32,

10. 10. Latin beat.

A mini drum set for a Tito Puente or Sheila E. in the making. (Hape Rock & Rhythm Band, $50, and

11. 11. Meaningful message.

Plant the seed for her bright future with this charming bracelet bearing a positive affirmation. (Lenny + Eva Littles antique brass sentiment, $18 and leather strap, $13, 

12. 12. The Global Fashionistas

Teach them about different cultures with One World Dolls: The Prettie Girls! Each doll comes with a designer fashion outfit complete with accessories – shoes, a purse, bracelet and earrings and a doll stand to showcase the dolls. (The Prettie Girls, $24.95 ea., Walmart and

13. 13. Talk to Dora & Friends

This little Dora comes complete with a smartphone and over 50 phrases, sounds and a song from the TV show add to the adventure. (Fisher-Price® Dora and Friends Talking Dora & Smartphone, $39.99, and