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Stuntboy, in the Meantime Book Poster Image
age 7+
Engaging, thoughtful story of changing family has great art.
By Jason Reynolds
(2021)
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The 1619 Project: Born on the Water Book Poster Image
age 7+
Emotional reframing of U.S. history, slavery, and rebirth.
By Nikole Hannah-Jones, Renée Watson
(2021)
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Christmas Thieves Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Muddled family Christmas film has moments of mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Star Trek: Prodigy TV Poster Image
age 7+
Sci-fi world reimagined in fun, adventurous animated series.
Network: Paramount+, Nickelodeon
(2021)
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Monster Family 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Dull animated monster sequel has slapstick violence, threat.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2021)
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Karma's World TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Moral lessons artistically woven in top-shelf show.
Network: Netflix
(2021)
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L.O.L. Surprise!: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Toy-themed movie is cute but unexciting; heavy on marketing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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The Kids of Cattywampus Street Book Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet, offbeat short stories filled with fun absurdities.
By Lisa Jahn-Clough
(2021)
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Egg Marks the Spot: Skunk and Badger, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 7+
Funny, whimsical adventure of friendship and rocks.
By Amy Timberlake
(2021)
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The Ghost and Molly McGee TV Poster Image
age 7+
Funny ghost-girl buddy story has mild ghoulish scares.
Network: Disney Channel, Disney+
(2021)
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Lego Star Wars Terrifying Tales TV Poster Image
age 7+
Spooky special is overstuffed but fun; some violence.
Network: Disney+
(2021)
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Looney Tunes Cartoons Back to School Special TV Poster Image
age 7+
Less than great messages from Looney crew; some violence.
Network: HBO Max
(2021)
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The Addams Family 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Silly sequel focuses on family love; peril, some racy jokes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Ancient Yellowstone TV Poster Image
age 7+
Science-adjacent miniseries lies dormant in most respects.
Network: HBO Max
(2021)
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The People Remember Book Poster Image
age 7+
Emotional book ties 500-year history to Kwanzaa principles.
By Ibi Zoboi
(2021)
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Straight Outta Nowhere: Scooby-Doo! Meets Courage the Cowardly Dog Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Monster cicadas, cartoon violence in standard Scooby story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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NFL Slimetime TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Kid-friendly NFL highlights; heavy cross-program marketing.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2021)
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Hidden Spain TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Travel doc showcases wildlife across the country.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
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Mountains: Gateways to the Heavens TV Poster Image
age 7+
Majestic and educational look at mountains' importance.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
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Spin TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Tween DJ movie mixes up a sweet coming-of-age story.
Network: Disney Channel
(2021)
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