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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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The Moodys TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Limited-edition holiday family comedy is warm and winning.
Network: Fox
(2019)
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Funan Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Wrenching anime depicts little-told war story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Bennett's War Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Predictable crowd-pleaser feels like a motocross commercial.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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1919 The Year That Changed America Book Poster Image
age 11+
Riveting tale of racial, labor protests, women's vote, more.
By Martin W. Sandler
(2019)
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Fireborne:  The Aurelian Cycle, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Dragon fantasy series start has compelling action, intrigue.
By Rosaria Munda
(2019)
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Dolly Parton's Heartstrings TV Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling dramatic tales bring iconic song lyrics to life.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Liyana Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, unique film tells two stories of perseverance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Farewell Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Awkwafina shines in excellent dramedy about family, culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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War Girls, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Sisters endure separation in suspenseful sci-fi war novel.
By Tochi Onyebuchi
(2019)
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The World According to Jeff Goldblum TV Poster Image
age 11+
Delightful docuseries trades on actor's quirky curiosity.
Network: Disney+
(2019)
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Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken! Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Revealing fast-food docu has some language, animal violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Yaga Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Short, folksy fantasy tale with mild combat, player choice.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Oprah's Book Club TV Poster Image
age 12+
Oprah spin-off features books, authors, and mature themes.
Network: Apple TV+
(2019)
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Drive (2019) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Trite action movie has mild language, product placement.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Harriet Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Tubman biopic includes realistic violence, racial slurs.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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A 3 Minute Hug Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Families separated by border reunite for brief hugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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LookUp: English dictionary App Poster Image
age 12+
Comprehensive vocabulary-building tool with quizzes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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The Sentence Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant docu about mandatory minimum imprisonment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Scars Like Wings Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring story of a burned teen finding her new normal.
By Erin Stewart
(2019)
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