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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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Close Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Female-driven action thriller has graphic violence, language
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Bookshop Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bittersweet period drama about the joys of reading.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Unteachables Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Triumph, life lessons fill hysterical middle school romp.
By Gordon Korman
(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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Inventing Victoria Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen reinvents herself in engaging post-Reconstruction tale.
By Tonya Bolden
(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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ReMastered: Massacre at the Stadium Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Docu about slain folk singer has violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dog Diaries: A Middle School Story Book Poster Image
age 6+
Rafe's dog tells bouncy tale in Middle School spin-off.
By James Patterson, Steven Butler
(2018)
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The Phineas and Ferb Effect TV Poster Image
age 6+
Fun crossover tale brings together fan-favorite characters.
Network: Disney XD
(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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And Breathe Normally Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Exceptional, affecting Icelandic drama with mature themes.
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(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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Pinky Malinky TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Quirky show lacks substance, but odd characters entertain.
Network: Netflix
(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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Dactyl Hill Squad Book Poster Image
age 9+
Civil War-era kids ride dinos in New York in curious mashup.
By Daniel Jose Older
(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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