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Lena and Snowball Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Lonely tween protects cub in cute dramedy; bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Hatch: The Overthrow, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Half-alien teens fight back in violent, overstuffed sequel.
By Kenneth Oppel
(2020)
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Ashley Garcia: Genius In Love: Christmas TV Poster Image
age 10+
Positive messages about valuing family in holiday special.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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The Christmas Chronicles 2 Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Lengthy Christmas adventure has some peril and scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Holiday musical includes mature themes, promotes faith.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Falconeer Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Average flight combat best for dogfighting fans only.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2020)
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The Pathless Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Stunning adventure stars female hero and scary monsters.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows
(2020)
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Charlie's Christmas Wish Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Uneven faith-based movie about the plight of homeless vets.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Christmas in Carolina Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Uneven, predictable romance has positive role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Attenborough's stark documentary is essential viewing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Public Trust Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Engaging docu about outdoor access sparks critical thinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Spelunky 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Treasure hunting sequel digs deep for frantic fun.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Windbound Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Terrific survival adventure has strong, smart female hero.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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The Explorers App Poster Image
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age 10+
Gorgeous crowdsourced glimpses into nature and culture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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The One and Only Bob: The One and Only Ivan, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Cheer-worthy tale of traumatized dog's quest for family.
By Katherine Applegate
(2020)
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Evolution Board Game App Poster Image
age 10+
Strategic look at evolution is fun but has some limits.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps Game Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful run-and-jump adventure with environmental themes.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2020)
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Carol of the Bells Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Earnest, inclusive, diverse, but flawed holiday tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Beast Player Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Teen bonds with magical beasts in captivating fantasy.
By Nahoko Uehashi
(2019)
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Night on Earth TV Poster Image
age 10+
Revelatory nature docu captures nocturnal animals worldwide.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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