Top 10 Things to Read, Watch & Listen to from December 17th- December 24th

Hey there! Hope you are having a great December. As the season slows down, make sure to check out these new releases.

1) “Percy Jackson and the Olympians”

Check out this new take on the classic movie “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” starring Walker Scobell. When Percy Jackson, twelve-year-old demigod, comes to terms with his new powers, Zeus accuses him of stealing the master lightning bolt. This week, follow along as Percy, with the help of his friends, clears his name and restores order to Olympus. 

Check out the trailer here!

2) Migration

Migration is the new family friendly movie from Universal. Watch along as a family of ducks trek out of New England and head south toward the warm climate of Jamaica, but when they end up in the big city of New York, they have to do some quick problem solving to figure out where to go. Check out this new animated film starring Elizabeth Banks and Danny Devito in the hilarious new movie Migration.

3) Make Me A Liar – Melissa Landers

Available now, the new novel from author Melissa Landers Make Me a Liar is absolutely fantastic. This young adult thriller will have you on the edge of your seat. Follow along as a girl named Tia gets accused of a murder that she didn’t commit. Read along as she tries to find the real killer before the find her…

4) Anyone But You 

Glen Powell and Sydney Sweeney stun in the new movie Anyone But You, in theaters this Friday. In this romantic comedy – emphasis on romantic – watch along as Bea and Ben who are not each other’s biggest fans, play the part of each other’s lovers so that they can fool everyone at Bea’s sister’s Australian destination wedding. Catch this juicy love story and its stacked cast (including Sydney, Glen and Darren Barnet, star of Netflix show “Never Have I Ever”) in theaters everywhere this Friday.  

Check out the trailer here:

5) “Call Me Back with Daniella” 

Check out this new episode of the exclusive YEM podcast with Daniella and Steph “Call Me Back with Daniella”. If you are looking for a good podcast to throw on while you are cleaning or driving or even decorating for the holidays, you should totally check this one out. Also, if you are looking for some relatable and motivational advice from the girls, this is definitely a must-listen. 

Listen to the latest episode: “Chin Hairs & Wrong Starbies Orders” here!

6) “LEGO Masters: Celebrity Holiday Bricktacular”

This Monday and Tuesday, join in on FOX for a festive 2-day holiday event. Catch your favorite celebs as they take on some ‘bricktacular’ challenges for charity. If you are a fan of LEGOs or even just enjoy a good old fashion game show, you are definitely not going to want to miss out on this Christmas special. Catch “LEGO Masters: Celebrity Holiday Bricktacular” live on FOX on December 18th and 19th.

7) Raiders of the Lost Heart – Jo Segura

In this stunning new novel from Jo Segura Raiders of the Lost Heart, a team of archaeologists have to work together to lead a secret Aztec expedition that could make or break their careers. Curl up with this unlikely love story of archaeologists Corrie Mejia and Ford Matthews. This book is a whirlwind of emotions and history and is definitely worth the read this holiday season. Check out Raiders of the Lost Heart available wherever you get your books now!

8) To All a Good Night 

In this new romance movie To All a Good Night, watch along as a photographer from a small town saves the life of a man who is in town to purchase her family’s land. When Sam Calloway’s motorcycle runs off the road, Ceci rushes to his aid and saves his life. He then sticks around the town with an intention to buy her family’s land. They then fall in love at Ceci’s dad’s charity event. This week, tune in to see their love story and the real reason that Sam made the trip into town. 

9) Noah Kahan (Collaboration singles) – Stick Season “Everywhere, Everything” (with Gracie Abrams)

Rising folk-pop superstar Noah Kahan, released his banger of an album Stick Season this year and has been recreating the hit songs off of his album with the stars of today. The latest release from him has been his song “Everywhere, Everything”, this time with indie pop princess and opener for Taylor Swift, miss Gracie Abrams. This song is beautiful on its own, but by adding Gracie’s enchanting vocals, this song is really brought to life. Additionally, Noah has made new versions of his songs with Lizzy McAlpine and Kacey Musgraves. If you are a fan of Noah Kahan or any of these fantastic females, you are definitely going to want to check out these new singles!

Check out this insane crossover on “Everywhere, Everything” here:

10) Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom 

Warner Brothers just released the brand-new action movie starring Jason Momoa and Amber Heard, Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom. Watch along as Black Manta harnesses the power of the Black Trident and tries to defeat Aquaman and his brother, the king of Atlantis. Tune in this Friday, December 22nd, to see Aquaman take on the warriors of the sea. Check out the trailer below!

Thanks for tuning into this week’s Top 10 hottest releases. Check back next week for a special Christmas edition of YEM’s Top 10.