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Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gay teen's coming out becomes a musical in fun, campy novel.
By David Levithan
(2015)
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Coach Guitar Chords Tuner Tabs App Poster Image
age 12+
Top-notch lessons teach guitar visually; pop songs included.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Coal Miner's Daughter Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Loretta Lynn's tough but heartwarming biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
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The Whole Gritty City Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Vibrant, poignant, inspiring music docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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On the Come Up Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen challenges stereotypes with hip-hop in heartfelt tale.
By Angie Thomas
(2019)
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The Kingdom of Back Book Poster Image
age 12+
Mozart's sister steps up in witty historical fantasy.
By Marie Lu
(2020)
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Solo Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant tale of rock star's son fleeing fame, finding self.
By Kwame Alexander, Mary Rand Hess
(2017)
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Rez Infinite Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Immersive masterpiece of sights, sound in a virtual world.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR
(2016)
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Love & Mercy Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Beach Boy biopic is outstanding but has lots of drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Searching for Sugar Man Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Intriguing docu about missing musician; some language, pot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Dancing in Jaffa Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Uplifting docu promotes religious tolerance via dance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Carnival at Bray Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen transplanted to Ireland finds her way in moving tale.
By Jessie Ann Foley
(2014)
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Victor/Victoria Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Gender-bending musical farce; sexual content, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Florence Foster Jenkins Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Charming period comedy may not sing to younger viewers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X Game Poster Image
age 14+
Focus on the beat in this bubbly, tough J-pop rhythm game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
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Rani Patel in Full Effect Book Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful coming-of-age tale deals with abuse, addiction.
By Sonia Patel
(2016)
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SEUM: Speedrunners from Hell Game Poster Image
age 12+
Heavy-metal platformer challenges players' skills, reflexes.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone Game Poster Image
age 14+
Tricky virtual music tour proves showbiz is fun, not easy.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Metallica: Some Kind of Monster Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Raw docu shows band at a low point; frequent cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Anvil! The Story of Anvil Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Memorable music doc on Canadian metal band; lots of cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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