Frozen. Poster of the 2013 movie and cover of the book novelization
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Frozen: The Junior Novelization
Sarah Nathan, 2013
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Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee, 2013

Princess Elsa of Arendelle possesses magical powers that allow her to control and create ice and snow, often using them to play with her younger sister, Anna. After Elsa accidentally injures Anna with her magic, their parents, the King and Queen, take both siblings to a colony of trolls led by Grand Pabbie. The castle gates open to the public and visiting dignitaries for the first time in years.


House of Lies. Poster of the 2012 TV series and cover of the 1994 book, House Of Lies
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House Of Lies
Martin Kihn, 1994
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Matthew Carnahan, 2012-2016

The personal and business lives of Marty Kaan, a manipulative, immoral, driven and cold management consultant. In addition to the questionable business practices of Marty and his team, the series also focuses on Marty’s personal life. He deals with his disagreeable management consultant ex-wife Monica, his retired-psychiatrist father Jeremiah and his confidently flamboyant son Roscoe.


Frozen II. Poster of the 2019 movie and cover of the book novelization
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Frozen 2: The Junior Novel
David Blaze, 2019
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Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee, 2019

King Agnarr of Arendelle tells a story to his young daughters, Elsa and Anna, that their grandfather, King Runeard, had established a treaty with a neighboring tribe of Northuldra by building a dam in their homeland, the Enchanted Forest. One night, when Elsa hears a mysterious voice calling out to her, she follows it and unintentionally awakens the elemental spirits, which forces everyone in the kingdom to evacuate.


Big Miracle. Poster of the 2012 movie and cover of the 1989 book, Freeing the Whales
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Freeing the Whales
Tom Rose, 1989
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Ken Kwapis, 2012

Adam Carlson, a news reporter in Point Barrow, a small town in northern Alaska, can’t wait to land a job in a bigger market in the lower 48 states. Then, in October 1988, the story of a lifetime practically gets dropped into his lap: while befriending local Inupiat boy Nathan, a family of gray whales is discovered by them near the Arctic Circle, trapped by rapidly forming ice.


Astro Boy. Poster of the 2009 movie and cover of the 1952 comic book
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Astro Boy
Osamu Tezuka, 1952
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David Bowers, 2009

Toby Tenma is a teenager who lives in the futuristic city-state of Metro City, that floats above the polluted surface on Earth. His father, Dr. Tenma, meets President Stone to show the Peacekeeper, an advanced defensive robot that will activate using the Blue and Red cores, two energy cores that emit respective opposing positive and negative energy created by Dr. Elefun.


Astro Boy. Poster of the 2009 movie and cover of the book novelization
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Astro Boy: The Movie
Scott Tipton, 2009
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David Bowers, 2009

Toby Tenma is a teenager who lives in the futuristic city-state of Metro City, that floats above the polluted surface on Earth. His father, Dr. Tenma, meets President Stone to show the Peacekeeper, an advanced defensive robot that will activate using the Blue and Red cores, two energy cores that emit respective opposing positive and negative energy created by Dr. Elefun.


Bad Moms. Poster of the 2016 movie and cover of the book novelization
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Bad Moms: The Novel
Nora McInerny Purmort, 2020
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Jon Lucas, Scott Moore, 2016

Amy Mitchell is a married woman living in the Chicago suburbs with two children, Jane and Dylan, who feels overworked and overcommitted. At a nearby bar, Amy meets Carla, a laid-back, sexually active single mom, and Kiki, a stay-at-home mom of four who adores Amy’s dissent from Gwendolyn.


The People We Hate at the Wedding. Poster of the 2022 movie and cover of the 2017 book
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The People We Hate at the Wedding
Grant Ginder, 2017
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Claire Scanlon, 2022

In this brilliantly bawdy comedy, dysfunctional American siblings Alice and Paul, together with their perpetually upbeat mother, are invited to their estranged half-sister Eloise’s wedding in Britain as a chance to reunite as – more or less – adults and rediscover their old love for one another.


Deepwater. Poster of the 2005 movie and cover of the 1999 book
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Deepwater
Matthew F. Jones, 1999
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David S. Marfield, 2005

Freshly discharged from the hospital and penniless, Nat Banyon, a young drifter who lost his parents, embarks on a journey to find work on a farm in Wyoming. During his travels, he stumbles upon a car accident and heroically rescues the driver, a peculiar elderly man named Herman Finch.


Gossip Girl. Poster of the 2021 TV series and cover of the 2002 book
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Gossip Girl
Cecily von Ziegesar, 2002
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Joshua Safran, Stephanie Savage, Josh Schwartz, 2021-

Nearly a decade after the conclusion of the original series, a new cast of Manhattan private schoolers takes the lead under the watchful eye of Gossip Girl, while demonstrating how much social media – and the landscape of New York City itself – has changed in the intervening years.