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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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Never Caught, the Story of Ona Judge: George and Martha Washington's Courageous Slave Who Dared to Run Away; Young Readers Edition Book Poster Image
age 9+
Riveting bio is a great resource for teaching about slavery.
By Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Kathleen Van Cleve
(2019)
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Lyrical Letters App Poster Image
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age 8+
Digital keyboard adds musical word puzzle and lots of ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Burn the Stage: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 10+
K-Pop boy-band docu is best for fans; some drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Blended Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Honest, warm story of family, identity, police brutality.
By Sharon M. Draper
(2018)
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Superheroes Are Everywhere Book Poster Image
age 4+
Senator spotlights everyday heroes in inspiring pic book.
By Kamala Harris
(2019)
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Bookful App Poster Image
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age 5+
AR digital books more cool graphics than great reads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Front Desk Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Immigrant kid tackles racism, bullying in powerful tale.
By Kelly Yang
(2018)
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Carmen Sandiego TV Poster Image
age 7+
Globe-trotting thief's action-packed origin story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Abby Hatcher TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Friendly girl helps creature friends solve their problems.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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El Potro: Unstoppable Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Biopic about Argentinian music icon has sex, drugs, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Lionheart Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Breezy tale of Nigerian woman in corporate "man's world."
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dance & Sing with True TV Poster Image
age 4+
Lively music videos reflect parent show's positive themes.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Ana Maria Reyes Does Not Live in a Castle Book Poster Image
age 10+
Captivating tale of girl diving into her Dominican roots.
By Hilda Eunice Burgos
(2918)
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Taylor Swift: Reputation Stadium Tour Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Swift dazzles during epic show with lavish production.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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HOMER Stories: Kids Library App Poster Image
age 3+
Solid collection could use less distraction, more features.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Knights vs. Dinosaurs Book Poster Image
age 8+
Silly fantasy has lots of kid appeal and fantasy violence.
By Matt Phelan
(2018)
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The Baby-Sitters Club Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fun, updated graphic novel version has deep layers.
By Raina Telgemeier, Gale Galligan, Ann M. Martin
(2015)
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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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Ogre Enchanted Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Girl becomes ogre in imaginative "Ella Enchanted" spin-off.
By Gail Carson Levine
(2018)
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