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Maneater Game Poster Image
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age 18+
This shark game is bloody good fun, but not for long.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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The One and Only Bob: The One and Only Ivan, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Cheer-worthy tale of traumatized dog's quest for family.
By Katherine Applegate
(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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Evolution Board Game App Poster Image
age 10+
Strategic look at evolution is fun but has some limits.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Animal Math Games for Kids App Poster Image
age 5+
Fun Common Core practice; needs more learning support.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Strike Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Stop-motion comedy is a gold mine of heart and hilarity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Fierce Queens TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Insightful nature docuseries spotlights female perspective.
Network: Quibi
(2020)
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If I Were an Animal TV Poster Image
age 5+
Gentle reality series is charming and family-friendly.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Elephant Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Nature docu has stunning visuals, positive messages, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Call of the Wild Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Thrilling, sometimes intense adventure teaches resilience.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Dolittle Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Not the king of the jungle, but still cute; some peril/guns.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Jumanji: The Next Level Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps Game Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful run-and-jump adventure with environmental themes.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2020)
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Norm of the North: Family Vacation Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Another Arctic adventure with polar bear family; some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Beast Player Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Teen bonds with magical beasts in captivating fantasy.
By Nahoko Uehashi
(2019)
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Lassie (2014) TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Updated, wholesome series has some scary moments.
Network: CBS All Access
(2019)
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Sega Ages Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Definitive version of the Sonic classic races to Switch.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Spycies Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Spy adventure has cartoon violence and environmental themes.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Arctic Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Strong voice cast can't save bland animated adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Bear Came Along Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Bear finds he's not alone in fun, eye-opening adventure.
By Richard T. Morris
(2019)
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