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Jane, Unlimited Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Five offbeat, inventive stories in one wild mansion.
By Kristin Cashore
(2017)
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Art Stories Cities App Poster Image
age 5+
Playful take on world travel has lofty educational info.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Tulip Fever Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Clumsy telling of silly, confusing story has lots of sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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It's Quiz Time Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun party trivia game with many categories and questions.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Barbra: The Music...The Mem'ries...The Magic Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Streisand concert for fans old and new; some cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Leap! Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated ballet adventure is heartwarming but uneven.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Club Mickey Mouse TV Poster Image
age 8+
Short-form modern Mouseketeers series misses the mark.
Network: Online, Disney Channel
(2017)
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Te Ata Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Underrated cultural hero gets her due in earnest biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Knowledge Is Power Game Poster Image
age 13+
Amusing, funny trivia game fuses console with mobile.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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All the Crooked Saints Book Poster Image
age 13+
Lovely, lyrical family story explores miracles and music.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2017)
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Just Dance 2018 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Familiar but fun dance routine with a few new steps.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2017)
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The Nutcracker in Harlem Book Poster Image
age 4+
Nutcracker and girl are drummers in jazzy holiday update.
By T. E. McMorrow
(2017)
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Step Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Dance gives teen girls focus, power in moving documentary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Right Where You Left Me Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teen copes with kidnapped dad in OK family drama.
By Calla Devlin
(2017)
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The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Family dysfunction with humor; mature themes, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Maudie Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Strong acting in inspiring biopic of Canadian folk artist.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Landscape with Invisible Hand Book Poster Image
age 13+
Darkly funny sci-fi shows future with aliens, economic woes.
By M.T. Anderson
(2017)
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Gaga: Five Foot Two Movie Poster Image
age 15+
An accessible star comes to life; language, partial nudity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Shadowhouse Fall: The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Compelling fantasy gets into race issues of spirits, police.
By Daniel Jose Older
(2017)
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Night of Cake & Puppets: Daughter of Smoke & Bone Book Poster Image
age 14+
Re-release of romantic series companion adds keen art.
By Laini Taylor
(2017)
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