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Madagascar: A Little Wild TV Poster Image
age 5+
Lively, movie-inspired series has lots of positive messages.
Network: Hulu, Peacock
(2020)
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Paola Santiago and the River of Tears: Paola Santiago, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Spine-tingling excitement in folktale-inspired fantasy.
By Tehlor Kay Mejia
(2020)
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Tig N' Seek TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Quirky duo's resourceful problem solving favors tweens.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
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Cats & Dogs 3: Paws Unite Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Silly sequel has mild peril and potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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War Stories Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Lively, nuanced D-Day story of tween and war hero.
By Gordon Korman
(2020)
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Barbie Princess Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Royal musical has positive messages, mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Cosmic adventure offers more franchise fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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SamSam Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Sci-fi cartoon adventure has silly, child-hating villain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Kiki's Delivery Service Book Poster Image
age 9+
Fun, adventurous tale of young witch has depth, kindness.
By Eiko Kadono
(2020)
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Latte and the Magic Waterstone Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Cute animated adventure has mild scares, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Efrén Divided Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Boy deals with mom's deportation in harsh but hopeful tale.
By Ernesto Cisneros
(2020)
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Rick Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Sixth-grader faces bullying bestie in sweet, queer story.
By Alex Gino
(2020)
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The Winterhouse Mysteries: Winterhouse, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Last spooky vacation at Winterhouse is well worth the visit.
By Ben Guterson
(2019)
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Call Me Floy Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Spirited, nature-loving tween in fact-packed Yosemite tale.
By Joanna Cooke
(2020)
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Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy TV Poster Image
age 9+
BFFs' continuing horse adventures are geared toward tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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The Last Kids on Earth TV Poster Image
age 9+
Kids fight monsters in funny post-apocalyptic series.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Spycies Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Spy adventure has cartoon violence and environmental themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Hetty Feather TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Charming British series about youth and self-determination.
Network: BBC
(2018)
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Orphan Eleven Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Orphans seek home in the circus in riveting page-turner.
By Gennifer Choldenko
(2020)
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One Last Shot Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Boy tries to heal his family in intense mini-golf tale.
By John David Anderson
(2020)
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