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Crave, Book 1 Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Just like Twilight, but set in Alaska with more swearing.
By Tracy Wolff
(2020)
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Trials of Mana Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Simple remake has bloodless combat, some iffy costumes.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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The Chaos Curse: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Chaotic tale with solid message that diverse stories matter.
By Sayantani DasGupta
(2020)
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Incendiary, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Intricate fantasy blends violent court intrigue with magic.
By Zoraida Córdova
(2020)
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Of Curses and Kisses: St. Rosetta's Academy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Sparkling modern retelling of "Beauty and the Beast."
By Sandhya Menon
(2020)
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Disney Magic Moments Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Magic Kingdom content is good, but rough around edges.
URL: http://www.DisneyMagicMoments.com
(2020)
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Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes: Pandava, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Aru learns about absent father in exciting installment.
By Roshani Chokshi
(2020)
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The Iron Mask Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Convoluted action-adventure sequel has lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Wicked as You Wish: A Hundred Names for Magic, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Chaotic save-the-kingdom mashup tale with rampaging ogres.
By Rin Chupeco
(2020)
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Disney Sorcerer's Arena App Poster Image
age 10+
Disney fun packed with fan service, but shackled with ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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The Midnight Lie Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Same-sex love story drives compelling Winner's spin-off.
By Marie Rutkoski
(2020)
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Onward Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Original, heartfelt sibling adventure about love and loss.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Shadows Between Us Book Poster Image
age 15+
Romantic fantasy has court intrigue, lots of frank sex talk.
By Tricia Levenseller
(2020)
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Exit the Gungeon Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Chaotic shoot-'em-up adventure is fun but frustrating.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
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Playmobil: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Bland and unoriginal but may still amuse young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Race to the Sun Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun girl hero drives fast-paced, modern take on Navajo myth.
By Rebecca Roanhorse
(2020)
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The Night Country: The Hazel Wood, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Tough teen battles dark magic in inventive fantasy sequel.
By Melissa Albert
(2020)
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First Lady Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Skip this poorly made, agenda-driven dramedy.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Ember Queen: Ash Princess, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Angsty, slow burn of a finale ultimately satisfies.
By Laura Sebastian
(2020)
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Frozen 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Slightly darker sequel charms with catchy songs, messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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