All Reviews

Love Your Body Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Uplifting book for tweens celebrates all kinds of bodies.
By Jessica Sanders
(2020)
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The King of Crows: The Diviners, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Epic finale to enthralling '20s-set paranormal series.
By Libba Bray
(2020)
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Self Made: Inspired By The Life Of Madam C.J. Walker TV Poster Image
age 14+
Solid drama highlights the life of legendary entrepreneur.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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We Unleash the Merciless Storm Book Poster Image
age 14+
Exciting Latinx fantasy finale ramps up violence, romance.
By Tehlor Kay Mejia
(2020)
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Listenable: Learn via Audio App Poster Image
age 14+
Self-improvement mini-lessons are sometimes solid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX Game Poster Image
age 8+
Spin-off remake is cute, but easy and repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Chain of Gold: The Last Hours, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Shadowhunters fight poisoning demons in exciting spin-off.
By Cassandra Clare
(2020)
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Confessions of a Dork Lord Book Poster Image
age 8+
Tale of magic-impaired underdog on quest is slow, overdone.
By Mike Johnston
(2020)
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Layoverland Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen searches for truth in funny, poignant afterlife story.
By Gabby Noone
(2020)
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All the Bright Places Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Mature themes, sad moments in teen romance; language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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From the Desk of Zoe Washington Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl works to clear her father of a crime in smart tale.
By Janae Marks
(2020)
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Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back -- Evolution Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoon violence in computer-animated remake.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Sega Ages Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Definitive version of the Sonic classic races to Switch.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Kalank Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Bollywood historic romantic drama falls flat; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Foul Is Fair Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Dark, violent revenge tale is a teen update of "Macbeth."
By Hannah Capin
(2020)
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Here in the Real World Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny, relatable tale of tweens gardening in the ruins.
By Sara Pennypacker
(2020)
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Ember Queen: Ash Princess, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Angsty, slow burn of a finale ultimately satisfies.
By Laura Sebastian
(2020)
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Zombies 2 TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet sequel promotes inclusion, challenges stereotypes.
Network: Disney Channel
(2020)
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Don't Read the Comments Book Poster Image
age 14+
Heartfelt tale tackles sexism and racism in gaming industry.
By Eric Smith
(2020)
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Diana: Princess of the Amazons Book Poster Image
age 8+
Vibrant, gentle origin story shows Wonder Woman as tween.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2020)
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