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Katt vs. Dogg Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun tale skewers prejudice and those who profit from it.
By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
(2019)
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Nintendo Labo Toy-Con VR Kit Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cardboard crafting meets fun virtual reality experiences.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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A Dog's Way Home Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Sentimental but sweet dog adventure has intense, sad scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Peppy Pals Social Skills App Poster Image
age 3+
Great pro-social learning content transfers offscreen.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants: The Questioneers, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 6+
Scientific thinking saves the day in funny, kind adventure.
By Andrea Beaty
(2019)
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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny mishaps of battle-loving alien cat and kind boy.
By Johnny Marciano, Emily Chenoweth
(2019)
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Patrick Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Mild British comedy should have had more dog, less human.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sparkling book adaptation has great characters, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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A Computer Called Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Helped Put America on the Moon Book Poster Image
age 5+
Inspiring bio of brilliant NASA mathematician in the 1960s.
By Suzanne Slade
(2019)
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The Cat in the Hat Builds That App Poster Image
age 4+
Upbeat feline offers fun STEM exploration on- and offscreen.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2019)
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PawParazzi Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Predictable, poorly executed romcom with talking dogs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Grow Forest App Poster Image
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age 4+
Fun, interactive forest encourages sustainability.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Superpower Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Science docu unleashes pup power potential; mild peril.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Another Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Girl meets her match in mind-bending upside-down world.
By Christian Robinson
(2019)
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Darwin & Newts TV Poster Image
age 3+
Outdoor adventures mix science, engineering, and fun.
Network: Online
(2018)
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Superb true tale of remarkable teen; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Programming Zemi App Poster Image
age 6+
Coding tool is cute, but rough around the edges.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin Book Poster Image
age 6+
Upbeat rhymes tell amazing tale of scientist with autism.
By Julia Finley Mosca
(2017)
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Seek by iNaturalist App Poster Image
age 8+
Snap photos, spot species with kid-friendly citizen science.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Bad Kitty: Kitten Trouble Book Poster Image
age 7+
Cranky kitty gets territorial in funny kitten tale.
By Nick Bruel
(2018)
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