Top 10 Things to Read, Watch & Listen to from 08/28-09-03

1. High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, Season 3, Episode 6 (Disney Plus) (August 31)

In this new episode, titled ‘Color War’, the Wildcats are split into blue-and-yellow rivalries for the famous all-camp competition of the same name. Additionally, if you’re really anticipating this episode, check out the interview we recently did with Channing himself, Ben Stillwell.

HSMTMTS Season 3 | YEM Exclusive Interview with Ben Stillwell

2. Children of Azareth: The Daughter of Dawn by Sydney Alexis (September 1)

Azareth is, legend tells, the formation of the Origin Gods, named Skye, Jade, Aquarian and Dawn. Each left behind a culture, a precious crystal, and a group of people. Everyone inhabiting this environment is about to uncover something much more world-shattering. Also, while we’re at it, make sure to read our latest New Book Tuesday listicle we published today.

New Book Tuesday: August 23rd

3. The Mighty Ones, Season 3 (Hulu) (September 1)

In this imaginative and hilarious new cartoon, a strawberry, a pebble, a leaf, and a twig live happily in the yard of a group of humans they view as gods. 

4. Hold the Girl by Rina Sawayama (Music album) (September 2)

In this new album from the Japanese-British pop sensation, go on a lyrical journey of healing, of looking back at the past in order to move forward and make the most of the present, with songs ranging from ‘Hold the Girl’ to ‘Minor Feelings’ to ‘This Hell’. Also, for all you music fans out there, don’t forget to check out our recent article breaking down Joshua Bassett’s new single, ‘Smoke Slow’.

Top 5 Lyrics from Joshua Bassett’s ‘Smoke Slow’

5. The Croods: Family Tree, Season 4 (Hulu) (August 31)

In the latest season of this prehistoric spinoff, join the Croods and the Bettermans as they not only navigate living together on their shared farm, but must contend with stresses including an oncoming meteor.

6. Cobra Kai, Season 5/Official Trailer (Netflix)

Get ready for the ultimate battle of the dojos, as Terry Silver (Thomas Ian Griffith), John Kriese’s scorned former pupil, leads the Cobra Kai kids against Daniel LaRusso and the Miyagi-Do, whilst Miguel also searches for his biological father. To prepare for the ultimate showdown, take a look back at YEM’s breakdown of season four.

Cobra Kai Brings its Epic Fight to Season 4 on Netflix

7. Seton Girls by Charlene Thomas (August 30)

Seton Academic High’s star quarterback strives to win a state championship before his successor, the first black QB in the school’s history, can overshadow him. Soon, he unexpectedly discovers that a small group of girls may be the key to success. Also, while you’re at it, take a look at our recent interview with Kristina Forest, author of Zyla and Kai, as she discussed her writing process.

YEM Author Interview: Kristina Forest chats about the writing process for her book “Zyla & Kai”

8. Ivy & Bean (Netflix movie) (September 2)

In this delightful comedy, the fearless Bean and the introverted Ivy become unlikely friends when they are thrust into a wild and exhilarating adventure. 

9. Life by Ella (Series Premiere) (Apple TV) (September 2)

This hilarious and heartfelt comedy-drama follows young Ella, as she strives to make the best of life, despite the world’s attempts to get her down. 

10. Wednesday/Official Teaser (Netflix)

If you’re an Addams Family fan, tune in to this standalone series, as Wednesday Addams (Jenna Ortega, You) makes her way through school, dealing with her psychic abilities, as well as solving the spooky mystery that overtook her parents’ lives. In anticipation of the series, check out YEM’s recent article in which we discussed the news of Ortega’s casting in the role.

Wednesday Addams TV Show Coming to Netflix | Jenna Ortega Secures Lead Role