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4. Zhu Zhu craze
Shoppers arrived in large numbers at the world's largest toy store to get their hands on the coveted Zhu Zhu, an electronic hamster toy.

Toys R Us created a separate line for Zhu Zhu fans and handed out red tickets to guarantee them the purchase of the rodent, which was rated among the 10 hottest toys by the National Retail Federation for the holiday season.

NEXT: Zhu Zhu winners

Last updated November 27 2009: 1:46 PM ET
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