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Merci Suárez Can't Dance Book Poster Image
age 9+
Merci deals with racism, family, boys in delightful sequel.
By Meg Medina
(2021)
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Amina's Song: Amina's Voice, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Amina embraces heritage, helps refugees in charming tale.
By Hena Khan
(2021)
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Tell My Story Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Suicide prevention docu offers revealing, actionable advice.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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A Place to Hang the Moon Book Poster Image
age 9+
Bookish orphan sibs seek family in old-school WWII tale.
By Kate Albus
(2021)
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Mallory Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Insightful docu about tween suicide is meant for adults.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Just Like That Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Warm boarding school grief tale has some gory violence.
By Gary D. Schmidt
(2021)
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Finding 'Ohana Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Fun Hawaii adventure celebrates culture; peril, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Safety Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Emotional, intense, inspiring true tale of family, teamwork.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Unlocked: Keeper of the Lost Cities, Book 8.5 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Short tale, long reference volume best for super fans.
By Shannon Messenger
(2020)
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Come Away Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Peter Pan/Alice in Wonderland origin story has grief, peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Flying Over Water Book Poster Image
age 9+
Refugee friendship tale has strong tolerance, faith message.
By N.H. Senzai, Shannon Hitchcock
(2020)
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Fighting Words Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Powerful, moving story of 10-year-old recovering from abuse.
By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
(2020)
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3Below: Tales of Arcadia TV Poster Image
age 9+
Action-packed, layered second chapter in del Toro's Arcadia.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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2 Hearts Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Well-meaning but stiff romance drags; language, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Black-ish Election Special TV Poster Image
age 11+
Hopeful special explores history of voter oppression.
Network: ABC
(2020)
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Saucy Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Characters sparkle with humor in tale about animal rights.
By Cynthia Kadohata
(2020)
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A Whale of the Wild Book Poster Image
age 9+
Young orca must grow up fast in exciting nature story.
By Rosanne Parry
(2020)
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The Great Chicago Fire: Rising from the Ashes: History Comics, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Kids face deadly fire in vivid, informative graphic novel.
By Kate Hannigan
(2020)
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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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The Lost Husband Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Romantic drama about loss has farm charm; smoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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