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Firekeeper's Daughter Book Poster Image
age 15+
Native American teen vs. meth cartel in riveting thriller.
By Angeline Boulley
(2021)
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All My Life Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Affirming outlook on love, loss in flirty romance; drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Nubia: Real One Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Wonder Woman's Black twin fights injustice in urgent tale.
By L. L. McKinney
(2021)
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Just Like That Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Warm boarding school grief tale has some gory violence.
By Gary D. Schmidt
(2021)
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How to Be a Girl in the World Book Poster Image
age 11+
Engaging coming-of-ager tackles sexual harassment of tween.
By Caela Carter
(2020)
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Mulan (2020) Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Martial arts epic is more intense, violent than original.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Fighting Words Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Powerful, moving story of 10-year-old recovering from abuse.
By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
(2020)
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How to Fix a Primary Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Timely docu on an upstart election; some language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Playbook: A Coach’s Rules For Life TV Poster Image
age 15+
Insightful docu offers great life lesson, some cursing.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Black-ish Election Special TV Poster Image
age 11+
Hopeful special explores history of voter oppression.
Network: ABC
(2020)
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United Shades of America TV Poster Image
age 15+
Documentary series spotlights marginalized communities.
Network: CNN
(2016)
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The Canyon's Edge Book Poster Image
age 11+
Poetry lends shape to dramatic, gripping desert adventure.
By Dusti Bowling
(2020)
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Juliet Takes a Breath Book Poster Image
age 15+
College student navigates identities in funny, moving tale.
By Gabby Rivera
(2020)
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This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do the Work Book Poster Image
age 11+
Empowering activist guide to defying and disrupting racism.
By Tiffany Jewell
(2020)
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Unorthodox TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense story of a Hasidic woman's journey has some sex.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Judy & Punch Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Violent tale with themes of addiction and domestic abuse.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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On the Record TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Moving docu centers on race and culture in Me Too movement.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
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We Are Not from Here Book Poster Image
age 15+
Haunting and unforgettable story of fleeing teen refugees.
By Jenny Torres Sanchez
(2020)
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Red Hood Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Clever feminist spin on fairy tale honors power of women.
By Elana K. Arnold
(2020)
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Home Before Dark TV Poster Image
age 11+
Kid lead is fabulous in intense mystery for tweens and up.
Network: Apple TV+
(2020)
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