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Arise: A Simple Story Game Poster Image
age 10+
Touching poetic adventure explores time, age, and death.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Scientists Get Dressed Book Poster Image
age 7+
Info-packed look at what scientists wear to do their jobs.
By Deborah Lee Rose
(2019)
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The Goldfinch Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Art-centered drama about loss has teen drinking, drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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To Be of Service Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Raw, honest documentary gets real about postwar trauma.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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1919 The Year That Changed America Book Poster Image
age 11+
Riveting tale of racial, labor protests, women's vote, more.
By Martin W. Sandler
(2019)
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Cerca / Close Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Engaging, simple bilingual book shows what close means.
By Juan Felipe Herrera
(2019)
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Lejos / Far Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Charming, fun, bilingual lesson on what far means.
By Juan Felipe Herrera
(2019)
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The Climb Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Climb fast, climb high, and don't look down.
Platforms: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift
(2019)
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Heroland Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Clever theme park tale has some mature themes and dialogue.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Finding Santa Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Holiday tale has cartoon action, suspense, intense peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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awakee Morning Routine Planner App Poster Image
age 8+
Time-management tool can help kids form healthy habits.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Elf Pets: A Fox Cub's Tale Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Lights, songs, and good cheer delight in short holiday tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Legacy: Keeper of the Lost Cities, Book 8 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Action-packed return to form in elf-girl epic series.
By Shannon Messenger
(2019)
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Ice Scream: Horror Neighborhood App Poster Image
age 14+
Awkward controls ruin a teen-focused fright fest.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Word Villas App Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun puzzler limited by simple words, lots of ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Music Lullabies TV Poster Image
age 3+
Gentle Disney characters star in sleepy, short music videos.
Network: Disney Junior
(2018)
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Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History Book Poster Image
age 8+
Brief biographies of notable black men inspire, educate.
By Vashti Harrison
(2019)
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The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Drama about abused young woman has cursing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Away Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Gorgeous, tranquil film is both peaceful and perilous.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Leo da Vinci: Mission Mona Lisa Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Inventor adventure celebrates STEM pursuits; some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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