Best toys ideas and Gifts for 4 and 5 Years Olds! The following list of toys has been identified by our customers as the top toys for 8 and 9 year old kids. Rather than relying upon vague manufacturer supplied age recommendations, we ask every customer for whom the end user of the toy will be. Using these responses we've been able to build highly accurate age ratings for most of our toys and games. We hope you find this list of the best toys for 8 and 9 year old kids helpful in your quest for the perfect gift! Birthday, Hanukkah, Christmas...let Bloxx Toys deliver a gift they'll love.