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The Legendary Miss Lena Horne Book Poster Image
age 7+
Solid intro to singer, movie star, civil rights activist.
By Carole Boston Weatherford
(2017)
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Long Way North Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Thrilling tale about a girl's search for her grandfather.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Youngest Marcher: The True Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Right Activist Book Poster Image
age 6+
Charming, inspiring tale of 9-year-old protester.
By Cynthia Levinson
(2017)
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Paper Girls, Volume 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Action-packed sci-fi about growing up and growing older.
By Brian K. Vaughan
(2016)
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Lost and Found: Adèle & Simon in China Book Poster Image
age 4+
Lots of fun in exquisitely illustrated China travelogue.
By Barbara McClintock
(2016)
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brighten App Poster Image
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age 14+
Manufactured compliments spread cheer, however shallow.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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My Knight and Me TV Poster Image
age 7+
Headstrong princess stands out in fun medieval series.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2016)
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Love and First Sight Book Poster Image
age 12+
Blind teen finds love and more in engaging coming-of-ager.
By Josh Sundquist
(2017)
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The Friendship Experiment Book Poster Image
age 9+
Smart, heartfelt portrayal of lonely, science-loving tween.
By Erin Teagan
(2016)
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A Crack in the Sea Book Poster Image
age 10+
Unusual mix of history and fantasy makes an engrossing read.
By H. M. Bouwman
(2017)
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Coin Heist Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen heist movie explores ethical dilemmas; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Ocean Waves Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Simple, slow anime tale about teen relationships in Japan.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Lost Property Office:  Section 13, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Action, suspense fuel steampunk fantasy set in London.
By James R. Hannibal
(2016)
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Coming Through the Rye Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Coming-of-age drama deals with heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Bully: Anniversary Edition App Poster Image
age 14+
Classic console action game transitions smoothly to mobile.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Hidden Figures Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring true story of African-American women at NASA.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Lots of plot packed into tale of faith and holiday miracles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Hairspray Live! Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Stunning TV production has exceptional role model, themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Trollhunters TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Action-packed adventure show has scares, great role model.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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The Bad Kids Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Moving doc about troubled teens has powerful themes.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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