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BookTube TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Insightful, mature book club series interviews star authors.
Network: YouTube
(2019)
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Legendborn Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Riveting Arthurian legend retelling set in secret societies.
By Tracy Deonn
(2020)
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Martin Eden Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Historical romantic drama explores class structure in Italy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Just One More Story! App Poster Image
age 3+
Story recording in easy-to-use format, but few features.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices TV Poster Image
age 3+
Virtual book club for preschoolers spotlights Black authors.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Curious George TV Poster Image
age 3+
Simple lessons emerge in monkey's mischievous adventures.
Network: Peacock
(2020)
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Read Along: Mondays with Michelle Obama TV Poster Image
age 3+
Former First Lady hosts a virtual picture book story time.
Network: YouTube
(2020)
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The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea Book Poster Image
age 14+
Epic romantic fantasy adventure is poetic and violent.
By Maggie Tokuda-Hall
(2020)
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Gretel & Hansel Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Women take power in arty, violent fairy tale adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Wicked as You Wish: A Hundred Names for Magic, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Chaotic save-the-kingdom mashup tale with rampaging ogres.
By Rin Chupeco
(2020)
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Goodnight Moon/Buenas Noches, Luna 123: A Counting Book/Un Libro para Contar Book Poster Image
age 3+
Bedtime classic turned into fun bilingual counting book.
By Margaret Wise Brown
(2020)
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Ember Queen: Ash Princess, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Angsty, slow burn of a finale ultimately satisfies.
By Laura Sebastian
(2020)
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All the Stars and Teeth, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Swirl of cool magical ideas has mermaids, sea monsters, too.
By Adalyn Grace
(2020)
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Scribbles and Ink Website Poster Image
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age 3+
Interactive story site is off to a solid yet limited start.
URL: https://pbskids.org/scribblesandink/draw
(2019)
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Clifford the Big Red Dog TV Poster Image
age 3+
Favorite canine returns in exceptional series reboot.
Network: PBS Kids, Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All Book Poster Image
age 14+
Haunting and unforgettable novel of love, loss, and hope.
By Laura Ruby
(2019)
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Ophelia Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Hamlet gets a feminist update, but violence stays the same.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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If You Give a Mouse a Pumpkin TV Poster Image
age 3+
Teamwork, empathy stand out in fun holiday story.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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Six Goodbyes We Never Said Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teens struggle with grief, mental illness in moving novel.
By Candace Ganger
(2019)
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PlayKids - Learn Through Play App Poster Image
age 3+
Content galore includes shows, games; subscription needed.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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