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The Aeronauts Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Perilous science adventure lifts but doesn't soar.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Black Future '88 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Challenging adventure is too shallow, difficult to be fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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The Toll:  Arc of a Scythe, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Violent sci-fi thriller finale plays masterful endgame.
By Neal Shusterman
(2019)
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A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby Movie Poster Image
age 10+
More adventures in Aldovia; some mild suspense, peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Ali Cross Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Exciting first case for detective's middle-school son.
By James Patterson
(2019)
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Low Tide Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Stealing, smoking, drinking in pirate-y teen adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Arise: A Simple Story Game Poster Image
age 10+
Touching poetic adventure explores time, age, and death.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Legacy: Keeper of the Lost Cities, Book 8 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Action-packed return to form in elf-girl epic series.
By Shannon Messenger
(2019)
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Away Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Gorgeous, tranquil film is both peaceful and perilous.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Leo da Vinci: Mission Mona Lisa Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Inventor adventure celebrates STEM pursuits; some peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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I Lost My Body Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Inspired, grownup animated tale; language, some grim images.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Might & Magic Heroes: Era of Chaos App Poster Image
age 14+
Strategic fantasy game leaves players out of the action.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts Game Poster Image
age 18+
Mature sniper game's difficulty too hard for casual players.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Cursed Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Fierce woman leads reimagined, violent Arthurian tale.
By Thomas Wheeler
(2019)
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The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle Book Poster Image
age 5+
Princess-heroes team up to fight (and clean) stinky monster.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2019)
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Return of the Temujai: Brotherband Chronicles, Book 8 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Eighth adventure stays fresh with suspense and high stakes.
By John Flanagan
(2019)
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Frozen 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Slightly darker sequel charms with catchy songs, messages.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series - Episode III Game Poster Image
age 13+
VR adventure in a galaxy far away reaches its epic finale.
Platforms: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift
(2019)
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Battletech: Heavy Metal Game Poster Image
age 13+
Third expansion pack brings back classic robots for fans.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2019)
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Pet Book Poster Image
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Pet
age 13+
Girl hunts for a monster in strange, beautiful fantasy.
By Akwaeke Emezi
(2019)
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