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The Croods: A New Age Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Prehistoric cartoon sequel has slapstick, rude humor.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny tale of Chinese girl adapting to 1947 Brooklyn life.
By Bette Bao Lord
(1984)
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The Princess Switch: Switched Again Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Wealth, royalty on display in fluffy but fun romcom.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Wolfwalkers Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Lush, lyrical Irish folktale has dark moments, peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Mighty Ones TV Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoon relies on slapstick violence, mean-spirited humor.
Network: Hulu, Peacock
(2020)
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Ben 10 vs. the Universe Movie Poster Image
age 8+
TV-based movie has extended fight scenes, lots of peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Girl and the Ghost Book Poster Image
age 8+
Spellbinding story of ghosts, strong girls, and friendship.
By Hanna Alkaf
(2020)
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The War With Grandpa Book Poster Image
age 8+
War of wills tests a family in this funny classic.
By Robert Kimmel Smith
(1984)
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The War with Grandpa Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Mischievous slapstick comedy has multigenerational appeal.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Kenny & the Book of Beasts: Kenny & the Dragon, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Rabbit and friends' adventures make for fast, fun sequel.
By Tony DiTerlizzi
(2020)
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Kirby Fighters 2 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Casual fighting brings with it all Kirby's greatest "hits."
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Secret Society of Second-Born Royals Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Teen superhero fantasy has adventure, action, and peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Secret Garden (2020) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Adaptation has positive themes but falls short on magic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Skunk and Badger, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny tale of offbeat animal friendship has kindness, depth.
By Amy Timberlake
(2020)
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Julie and the Phantoms TV Poster Image
age 8+
Heartwarming series wins with music, emotional honesty.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Mr. Lemoncello and the Titanium Ticket: Mr. Lemoncello's Library, Book 5 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Lively nod to Willy Wonka rewards teamwork, empathy.
By Chris Grabenstein
(2020)
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Dragons in a Bag Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Exciting tale of New York kid's journey to magical world.
By Zetta Elliott
(2018)
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Fearless Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated adventure has diverse cast, action, humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Magic Camp Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Tween-friendly camp-set comedy has positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Aliens Stole My Body Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Campy sci-fi tale has low-budget effects, hokey humor.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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