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DJ Cinderella Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Spin on classic fairy tale is energetic but predictable.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Card Sharks TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Fun, lively, family-friendly game has a little innuendo.
Network: ABC
(2019)
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Talking Tom Hero Dash App Poster Image
age 9+
Mediocre runner for kids is bloated with ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Malibu Rescue: The Series TV Poster Image
age 9+
Teen snarkiness overwhelms beach-set underdog story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Gacha Life App Poster Image
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age 9+
Friend sim game promotes ads more than relationships.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Just Jaime: Emmie & Friends, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Fast-paced, emotional tale of middle school friend drama.
By Terri Libenson
(2019)
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Aru Shah and the Song of Death: Pandava, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Quirky main characters pep up this Indian myth quest tale.
By Roshani Chokshi
(2019)
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The Clockwork Ghost: York, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tweens solve puzzles, dodge villains in intriguing sequel.
By Laura Ruby
(2019)
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Good Sam Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Feel-good mystery is predictable and forgettable.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Malibu Rescue: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Unexceptional teen beach movie has some potty humor.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Pie in the Sky Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Moving graphic novel hybrid explores immigration and grief.
By Remy Lai
(2019)
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Break Bricks - Ball's Quest App Poster Image
age 9+
Super simple arcade game for all ages just isn't fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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My Life Series Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Boy navigates friends, family, tech in fast-paced series.
By Janet Tashjian
(2011)
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Grandpa's Great Escape Book Poster Image
age 9+
Hilarious, poignant tale of boy and grandpa with dementia.
By David Walliams
(2018)
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Bricks n Balls App Poster Image
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age 9+
Vague details, pay-to-play pressure make this app a bust.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Okko's Inn Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Anime ghost story rich with Japanese culture, grief.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Lost Girl Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Imaginative, creepy twin tale full of love, magic, wisdom.
By Anne Ursu
(2019)
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Storm Boy Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Expect hunting violence in tear-jerking ecological tale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Far Away Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Wild road trip drives emotional story of lies, loss, love.
By Lisa Graff
(2019)
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Mixed Nutz TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Thoughtful 'toon celebrates tolerance in kids' friendships.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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