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Lady and the Tramp (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Remake has humor and heart; some peril, emotional intensity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Ada Lovelace Cracks the Code Book Poster Image
age 6+
Inspiring bio of woman who published first computer code.
By Rebel Girls
(2019)
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Arctic Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Strong voice cast can't save bland animated adventure.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Nya's Long Walk: A Step at a Time Book Poster Image
age 6+
Touching tale explores perseverance, clean water access.
By Linda Sue Park
(2019)
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Don't Let Them Disappear: 12 Endangered Species Across the Globe Book Poster Image
age 6+
Loads of lively animal info and a call to action for kids.
By Chelsea Clinton
(2019)
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Kawaii Kitchen App Poster Image
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age 6+
Super cute arcade diner satisfies gamers' hunger.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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The Undefeated Book Poster Image
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age 6+
Poetic tribute to African American heroes and struggles.
By Kwame Alexander
(2019)
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Patrick Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Mild British comedy should have had more dog, less human.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Superpower Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Science docu unleashes pup power potential; mild peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Rainbow Butterfly Unicorn Kitty TV Poster Image
age 6+
Spirited feline's so-so adventures celebrate uniqueness.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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Let the Children March Book Poster Image
age 6+
Powerful art amplifies inspiring civil rights protest tale.
By Monica Clark-Robinson
(2018)
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Dog Diaries: A Middle School Story Book Poster Image
age 6+
Rafe's dog tells bouncy tale in Middle School spin-off.
By James Patterson, Steven Butler
(2018)
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It’s Not Easy Being Mimi: Mimi's World, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship tale has sweet message, some gender stereotypes.
By Linda Davick
(2018)
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Pick of the Litter Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
"Dog"umentary fetches empathy, enlightenment, warm fuzzies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Puppy Star Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Cute puppies, slapstick silliness in sweet sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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My Talking Pet App Poster Image
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age 6+
Making animals talk will get you giggles galore.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Littlest Pet Shop: A World of Our Own TV Poster Image
age 6+
Commercialism, bad behavior hamper animated series.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2018)
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Backyard Wilderness Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Nature triumphs over devices in inspiring nature docu.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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My Town: Pets App Poster Image
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age 6+
Imaginative pet adoption sim lacks diversity and clarity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Treasure Hounds Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Routine boy-and-dog treasure hunt with fart jokes.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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