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How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Family-friendly threequel has peril, bloodless battles.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World Book Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful first-person accounts put faces to refugee crisis.
By Malala Yousafzai
(2019)
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Robin Hood (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sloppy, violent adventure does little for classic legend.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Sid Meier's Civilization VI: Gathering Storm Game Poster Image
age 11+
Major expansion improves already fantastic world simulator.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2019)
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The Sisters Brothers Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Heavy violence, camaraderie in revisionist Western.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Girl in the Spider's Web: A New Dragon Tattoo Story Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Strong lead can't save violent, over-serious thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Free Rein: Valentine's Day TV Poster Image
age 6+
Sweet holiday special emphasizes friendship over romance.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Tasty Town App Poster Image
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age 10+
Tasty look at the restaurant biz from farm to table.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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I'll Love You Till the Cows Come Home Book Poster Image
age 4+
Animals go to extremes in fun book about love.
By Kathryn Cristaldi
(2019)
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The Wife Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Close shines in drama with strong language, adult themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Mother Goose Club TV Poster Image
age 3+
Celebrated videos teach preschool skills in songs, rhymes.
Network: Netflix, YouTube Channel
(2009)
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The Vanishing Stair: Truly Devious, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Hip mystery sequel is expertly paced and absorbing.
By Maureen Johnson
(2019)
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Animas Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent Spanish horror movie with mature themes, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dr. Seuss Treasury App Poster Image
age 3+
Faithful versions of beloved books in convenient collection.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Gigantosaurus TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Curious dinosaur pals' adventures are fun for young fans.
Network: Disney Junior
(2019)
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Unbridled Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Faith-based drama is heartfelt but amateurish, overlong.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fantastic new edition of a classic adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Young Justice: Outsiders TV Poster Image
age 7+
Animated series breathes new life into superhero sidekicks.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2019)
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This Promise of Change: One Girl's Story in the Fight for School Equality Book Poster Image
age 10+
Compelling, inspiring memoir of integrating Southern school.
By Jo Ann Allen Boyce, Debbie Levy
(2019)
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