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Bennett's War Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Predictable crowd-pleaser feels like a motocross commercial.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Drive (2019) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Trite action movie has mild language, product placement.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Enjoyable modern-day fairy tale has music, romance, humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Miraculous Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Mysterious story struggles to deal with death and religion.
By Jess Redman
(2019)
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Hyperdrive (2019) TV Poster Image
age 12+
Fast, fun racing obstacle course competition for cars.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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F1 2019 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Challenging racing sim burns up tracks with realistic play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Behind the Curve Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent, relevant docu about conspiracy theories.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Game of Stars: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Girl becomes demon slayer in fun fantasy game show spoof.
By Sayantani DasGupta
(2019)
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F1 2018 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Detailed racing sim targets driving pros with complex play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Sling Drift App Poster Image
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age 9+
Annoying racer crashes at start line with bad controls, ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows app
(2018)
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The Prince and the Dressmaker Book Poster Image
age 12+
Charming, cross-dressing prince breaks the fairy tale mold.
By Jen Wang
(2018)
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Aru Shah and the End of Time: Pandava, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Flawed but fascinating modern spin on Indian mythology.
By Roshani Chokshi
(2018)
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Dirt Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Off-road racing/redemption tale has mild violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Serpent's Secret: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Rushed, fun adventure with Indian princess in combat boots.
By Sayantani DasGupta
(2018)
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Gone Rogue: Wires and Nerve, Vol. 2: The Lunar Chronicles Series Book Poster Image
age 12+
Graphic novel series ender has both action and depth.
By Marissa Meyer
(2018)
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Timeless: Diego and the Rangers of the Vastlantic Book Poster Image
age 9+
Fab art and cool new world as time periods collide.
By Armand Baltazar
(2017)
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Gear Club Unlimited Game Poster Image
age 9+
Luxury car racer burns rubber in short, repetitive contests.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2017)
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Transformers: Forged to Fight App Poster Image
age 12+
Simple but engaging fighting game for Transformers fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Le Mans: Racing Is Everything TV Poster Image
age 12+
Go behind the scenes at high-endurance car race Le Mans.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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DiRT 4 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Solid rally racing game with tons of customizable options.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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