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Thinkrolls Space App Poster Image
age 5+
Alien-themed puzzle sequel is out of this world.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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High Life Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Pattinson stars in disturbing, violent, profane sci-fi tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Storm Boy Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Expect hunting violence in tear-jerking ecological tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA Mathematican Katherine Johnson Book Poster Image
age 10+
Must-read true story of trailblazing NASA mathematician.
By Katherine Johnson
(2019)
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All the Greys on Greene Street Book Poster Image
age 9+
Girl copes with mom's depression in colorful '80s mystery.
By Laura Tucker
(2019)
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The Chosen: Contender, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Deadly Maze Runner-like contest with Romans and dinosaurs.
By Taran Matharu
(2019)
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Mr. Lemoncello's All-Star Breakout Game: Mr. Lemoncello's Library, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Loony library game is all about fiction -- and empathy.
By Chris Grabenstein
(2019)
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Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Game Poster Image
age 10+
All-ages arcade kart-racing game makes a solid comeback.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2019)
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Moon!: Earth's Best Friend: Our Universe, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, solid science couched in spirited friendship story.
By Stacy McAnulty
(2019)
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Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step TV Poster Image
age 4+
Fun space adventure commemorates 1969 moon landing.
Network: PBS Kids
(2019)
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T.O.T.S. TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Determined bird friends succeed by challenging stereotypes.
Network: Disney Junior
(2019)
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Captive State Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Dark, disconnected, but smart alien invasion movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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From Core to Sun Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring docu about runner's bid for world record.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Captain Marvel Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Powerful female superhero story has some violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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You Made Me a Dad Book Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet story honors emotions and experiences of fatherhood.
By Laurenne Sala
(2019)
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How to Read a Book Book Poster Image
age 4+
Dazzling look at the joy and discovery of reading.
By Kwame Alexander
(2019)
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Bushwhacked! TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Australian adventure show highlights cultures, cool animals.
Network: Kids Central, Kidstream
(2012)
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Hair Love Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Lively, loving celebration of a dad, daughter, and her hair.
By Matthew A. Cherry
(2019)
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BattleTech: Urban Warfare Game Poster Image
age 13+
Mechs take to the streets in gritty city combat.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2019)
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Chasing Happiness Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Engaging JoBros documentary has some language, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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