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A Whale of the Wild Book Poster Image
age 9+
Young orca must grow up fast in exciting nature story.
By Rosanne Parry
(2020)
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Dear Baby,: A Love Letter to Little Ones Book Poster Image
age 3+
Cute, reassuring letter to baby gives tips for life.
By Paris Rosenthal
(2020)
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Ava Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Clunky, bloody assassin action film misses its target.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Break the Silence: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Bland docu about K-pop boy band BTS contains consumerism.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Enola Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Entertaining period mystery has feminist messages, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Secret: Dare to Dream Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Self-help book inspires so-so romance; some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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CoComelon TV Poster Image
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age 2+
Solid YouTube nursery rhyme song sensation comes to TV.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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The Silver Arrow Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Sister and brother steer magic train in whimsical fantasy.
By Lev Grossman
(2020)
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Channel Kindness: Stories of Kindness and Community Book Poster Image
age 12+
Lady Gaga's solid collection spotlights acts of compassion.
By Born This Way Foundation Reporters, Lady Gaga
(2020)
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Teenage Badass Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Fun, authentic band comedy has underage substance abuse.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Blackbird (2020) Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Excellent cast elevates sentimental right-to-die drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Julie and the Phantoms TV Poster Image
age 8+
Heartwarming series wins with music, emotional honesty.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Sing On! TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Lively, fun amateur karaoke singing game has some innuendo.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Weathering with You Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Charming, romantic, powerful anime fantasy has some edge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Grizzlies Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Powerful Canadian sports drama promotes understanding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Blood & Honey: Serpent & Dove, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Witchy sequel enchants yet has serious stumbles.
By Shelby Mahurin
(2020)
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The Lost Book of the White: The Eldest Curses, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Shadowhunter spin-off loses momentum while fighting demons.
By Cassandra Clare, Wesley Chu
(2020)
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I Am Woman Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Helen Reddy bio sings but doesn't roar; drugs, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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AVICII Invector Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun interactive celebration of late DJ.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Mighty Oak Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Somewhat dark rock dramedy has drinking, strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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