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Starfish Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Moving, witty novel tackles fatphobia, self-advocacy.
By Lisa Fipps
(2021)
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Billy Miller Makes a Wish Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny family story has warmth, sibling strife, kindness.
By Kevin Henkes
(2021)
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The Girl Who Believes in Miracles Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Without guidance, parable may confuse kids; smoking.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Secret Magic Control Agency Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Fairy tale-inspired story has peril and positive messages.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Yes Day Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Book-based family comedy mixes silly fun, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Charlie Thorne and the Lost City: Charlie Thorne, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Fast, fun tale of young genius chasing Darwin's dark secret.
By Stuart Gibbs
(2021)
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Simon B. Rhymin' Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun novel about boy whose creativity sparks his empathy.
By Dwayne Reed
(2021)
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The Fowl Twins Deny All Charges: The Fowl Twins, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Sequel is full of wild characters and exciting exploits.
By Eoin Colfer
(2020)
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When You Trap a Tiger Book Poster Image
age 8+
Superb family tale of loss has mystery, folklore, sadness.
By Tae Keller
(2020)
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Root Magic Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Girl discovers her power in tender fantasy novel.
By Eden Royce
(2021)
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The Nightmare Thief, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Thought-provoking story examines mind control, blackmail.
By Nicole Lesperance
(2021)
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About Hope Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Sweet faith-based romance has some drinking.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Courting Mom and Dad Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Kids try to stop their parents' divorce in faith-based tale.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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The Mysterious Disappearance of Aidan S. (as told to his brother) Book Poster Image
age 10+
Thoughtful middle-grade mystery explores truth and honesty.
By David Levithan
(2021)
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Amari and the Night Brothers Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl finds her magic in fun fantasy full of surprises.
By B.B. Alston
(2021)
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Beautiful Something Left Behind Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Poignant documentary about kids coping with grief.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2021)
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Zombie Bro Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Offbeat zombie movie has mild violence, bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The War with Grandpa Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Mischievous slapstick comedy has multigenerational appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Smartest Kid in the Universe, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Lively middle-school adventure celebrates knowing stuff.
By Chris Grabenstein
(2020)
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Genshin Impact App Poster Image
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age 10+
Visually stunning, intricate adventure experience.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Windows app
(2020)
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