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WWF Together App Poster Image
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age 8+
Endearing, interactive lessons about endangered animals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Bubsy: The Woolies Strike Back! Game Poster Image
age 8+
Short, repetitive platformer barely amuses in small bursts.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine Book Poster Image
age 8+
Found Mark Twain fairy tale made vibrantly new and classic.
By Mark Twain, Philip C. Stead
(2017)
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Wishtree Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Moving, gentle friendship story tackles anti-Muslim bigotry.
By Katherine Applegate
(2017)
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The Open Road with Dr. Chris TV Poster Image
age 8+
Aussie vet charms, explores world in family-friendly series.
Network: CBS
(2016)
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Cave Story+ Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Remade indie adventure focuses on desolation, exploration.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, Windows
(2017)
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Broken Pride: Bravelands, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Intense, sometimes violent start to rich, vivid animal saga.
By Erin Hunter
(2017)
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Dear White People TV Poster Image
age 17+
College is complicated in series on race, sex, activism.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Panda-monium: FunJungle, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Lively zoo whodunit takes on animal welfare, trafficking.
By Stuart Gibbs
(2017)
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Guerrilla TV Poster Image
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age 17+
Convoluted story set during '70s Black Power movement.
Network: Showtime
(2017)
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Drawn to Death Game Poster Image
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age 17+
Mature, violent, subpar hand-drawn shooter runs out of ink.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Snake Pass Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Super-tough snake adventure frustrates with hard controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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The Most Hated Woman in America Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Abrasive activist fights prayer; cursing and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Air Bound Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated mouse adventure with emotional intensity, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Hidden Folks Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Folk story hidden-object game is repetitive yet charming.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, iPhone
(2017)
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The Eagle Huntress Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Inspiring documentary about barrier-breaking teen girl.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition Book Poster Image
age 8+
Powerful true story of African American women at NASA.
By Margot Lee Shetterly
(2016)
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Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and Jane TV Poster Image
age 8+
Modern take on classic story entertains with dynamic duo.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Mekazoo Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun arcade side-scrolling platformer for young and old.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Game Poster Image
age 17+
Awesome cinematic adventure packs rough language, violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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