Top 10 Things to Read, Watch & Listen to from June 11th-June 17th

Welcome back to another week of June, everyone! Are you making plans for this summer, or are you stuck having to work on assignments for summer school? Either way, you’ll need some entertainment for this week! No worries, YEM has you covered!

The Villains of Valley View Season 2 – 6/15

The show that stars a villainous cast of characters, attempting to follow the path to normalcy returns with a second season! Be sure to check the Disney Channel on June 15th to see more of the raucous cast of characters in this latest season of The Villains of Valley View!

The Flash – 6/16

Barry Allen returns in this latest rendition of The Flash! When Barry uses his super-speed to change what has happened to his family in the past, it has changed the world where there are no superheroes. Be sure to catch how Barry races to save the future in theatres on June 16th!

Elemental – 6/16

You’ve seen this everywhere in advertisements, Elemental is set to release in theatres on June 16th! Follow the adventures of Ember and Wade, two opposites of their respective elements. They navigate through a city filled with residents that come in different elements. They also find out how much they have in common. You can catch this movie in theatres. Be sure to check it out to see where Ember’s and Wade’s journey leads them through the city.

Boundless: Twenty Voices Celebrating Multicultural and Multiracial Identities by Ismée Amiel Williams (Editor, Contributor), Rebecca Balcárcel (Editor, Contributor), Adi Alsaid (Contributor), Akemi Dawn Bowman (Contributor), Anika Fajardo (Contributor), Shannon Gibney (Contributor), I. W. Gregorio (Contributor), Veera Hiranandani (Contributor), Nasugraq Rainy Hopson (Contributor), Emiko Jean (Contributor), Erin Entrada Kelly (Contributor), Mélina Mangal (Contributor), Torrey Maldonado (Contributor), Goldy Moldavsky (Contributor), Randy Ribay (Contributor), Loriel Ryon (Contributor), Tara Sim (Contributor), Eric Smith (Contributor), Jasmine Warga (Contributor), Karen Yin (Contributor) – 6/13

Are you looking for a book that celebrates multiracial and multicultural experiences? Look no further than Boundless: Twenty Voices Celebrating Multicultural and Multiracial Identities. A large contribution by famous authors everywhere has created this beautiful masterpiece of an anthology. It celebrates the multicultural and multiracial characters who hold themselves up by their narratives and approach life with acceptance and hope. Be sure to catch this book when it releases on June 13th!

Pretty Freekin Scary – 6/15

If you’re a fan of the supernatural and coming-of-age stories, you’ll certainly enjoy Pretty Freekin Scary. Set to be released through the Disney Channel and Disney+, the series tells the story of Frankie Ripp, who had unfortunately died. When she can return home with her Underworld guardians, she must adapt to these new changes in the most challenging place yet…Middle School. Be sure to catch the show on Disney Channel on June 15th, and if you don’t have the time, you can catch the show on Disney+ the next day.

Marvel Studios: Assembled Season 2 Premiere – 6/14

The second season of this documentary is coming soon to Disney+ on June 14th! Be sure to catch the latest on what’s next, and what was done behind the scenes behind every, new movie that came out!

The Wonder Years Season 2 Premiere – 6/14

If you’re a fan of comedy and drama, The Wonder Years is coming back! Follow the story of Dean Williams. He continues to recall his experiences growing up in the late 1960s in this reboot! The second season will premiere on June 14th, so get ready if you’re planning on watching the second season!

Origami Angel – The Brightest Days – 6/16

An emo-rock duo who wrote 24 Hr Drive-Thru and Doctor Whomst. Rylan and Pat are ready to release their recent album The Brightest Days. With song titles such as Kobayashi Maru (My Very Own), Looking Out, and Thank You, New Jersey, this album is ready to be listened to on June 16th! Be sure to check the album out if Origami Angel’s songs are up your alley!

Going Bicoastal by Dahlia Adler – 6/13

Looking for a good, rom-com to dive deep into? Check out Going Bicoastal. It is a story about how Natalya Fox has twenty-four hours to choose where she wants to stay home in NYC or spend that time with her estranged mother in L.A. Luckily, she doesn’t have to choose, as the book delves deep into these two different scenarios. If you’re curious to see what decisions she’ll lead through the different instances of her time, be sure to catch the book on June 13th!

Kiana Ledé – Grudges – 6/16

An American singer and actor who brought EX to life, and won the 2011 KIDZ Star USA competition, Kiana Ledé arrives with her latest album Grudges. The album will contain songs that you might have heard before. These include Irresponsible and a collaboration with Ella Mai called Jealous. Be sure to check the album out on June 16th if your interest has been piqued.