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Ali Cross Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Exciting first case for detective's middle-school son.
By James Patterson
(2019)
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Let's Dance Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Dance competition drama has some sex, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Funan Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Wrenching anime depicts little-told war story.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Ready or Not Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Ultraviolent satire is forgettable but fun for horror fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Bennett's War Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Predictable crowd-pleaser feels like a motocross commercial.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Low Tide Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Stealing, smoking, drinking in pirate-y teen adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Parts You Lose Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Bullying and abuse in bleak, wintry character study.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Semper Fi Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent, salty, slow-moving action drama highlights loyalty.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Killerman Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Missed opportunities in overlong, violent crime drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Arise: A Simple Story Game Poster Image
age 10+
Touching poetic adventure explores time, age, and death.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Scientists Get Dressed Book Poster Image
age 7+
Info-packed look at what scientists wear to do their jobs.
By Deborah Lee Rose
(2019)
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The Goldfinch Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Art-centered drama about loss has teen drinking, drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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To Be of Service Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Raw, honest documentary gets real about postwar trauma.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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1919 The Year That Changed America Book Poster Image
age 11+
Riveting tale of racial, labor protests, women's vote, more.
By Martin W. Sandler
(2019)
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The Climb Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Climb fast, climb high, and don't look down.
Platforms: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift
(2019)
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awakee Morning Routine Planner App Poster Image
age 8+
Time-management tool can help kids form healthy habits.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Finding Santa Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Holiday tale has cartoon action, suspense, intense peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Elf Pets: A Fox Cub's Tale Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Lights, songs, and good cheer delight in short holiday tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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1st Born Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Lame comedy about cultural differences; cursing, stereotypes
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Turtle Odyssey Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Docu thoughtfully shows life, travels of a green sea turtle.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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