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Book Reviews

Corduroy Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Sweet, heartwarming picture-book classic.
By Don Freeman
(1968)
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Make Believers Music Poster Image
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age 2+
Eclectic music with sweet lyrics and great messages.
By Secret Agent 23 Skidoo
(2012)
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Minnie's Favorites Music Poster Image
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age 2+
Songs from Minnie and the Clubhouse cast inspire friendship.
By Various Artists
(2013)
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Red Is Best Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Delightful, sweet story celebrates independence.
By Kathy Stinson
(2011)
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So Many Sounds Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Fun exploration of everyday noises all around us.
By Tim McCanna
(2017)
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Cerca / Close Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Engaging, simple bilingual book shows what "close" means.
By Juan Felipe Herrera
(2019)
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Gossie Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Unassuming tale offers Zen-like approach to frustration.
By Olivier Dunrea
(2002)
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Alien Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Dated but still extremely scary. Not for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Aliens Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Alien sequel is bigger, faster, scarier.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Body of Proof TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Gutsy heroine with strong values rises above a so-so script.
Network: ABC
(2011)
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The Women of Brewster Place Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Classic miniseries tackles weighty women's issues.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Push Girls TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Wheelchair-bound women combat stereotypes; some sexuality.
Network: Sundance Channel
(2012)
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Unraveling Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Sci-fi romance full of strong language, mature themes.
By Elizabeth Norris
(2012)
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The Newsroom TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Newsy drama targets adults; some drinking, mature themes.
Network: HBO
(2012)
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Code Name Verity Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Plot-twisting, heart-wrenching, unforgettable WWII story.
By Elizabeth Wein
(2012)
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Major Crimes TV Poster Image
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age 15+
A strong female lead anchors gripping crime drama.
Network: TNT
(2012)
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The Ballad of Lucy Whipple Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Gold-rush-era heroine deals with issues like abuse, suicide.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Over You Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Fluffy romantic read from Nanny Diaries authors has heart.
By Emma McLaughlin, Nicola Kraus
(2012)
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Made in Jersey TV Poster Image
age 15+
Blue-collar lawyer proves herself in mature legal drama.
Network: CBS
(2012)
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Deception TV Poster Image
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age 15+
High-society whodunit downplays sex, drugs, and violence.
Network: NBC
(2013)
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