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Metro Exodus Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Bleak, mature, engaging shooter in apocalyptic wasteland.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Genesis Begins Again Book Poster Image
age 11+
Teen learns to love herself in uplifting tale of misfits.
By Alicia D. Williams
(2019)
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King of Scars: King of Scars Duology, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mystical Grishaverse tale has edgy, exciting characters.
By Leigh Bardugo
(2019)
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Song for a Whale Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Compelling tale of deaf girl's search for a whale.
By Lynne Kelly
(2019)
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The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince Game Poster Image
age 10+
Bittersweet, engrossing fairy tale, but puzzles can annoy.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2019)
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The Giver: The Graphic Novel Book Poster Image
age 12+
Dazzling graphic adaptation captures power of original.
By Lois Lowry
(2019)
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The Prodigy Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Graphic violence, language in "bad seed" horror movie.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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God Eater 3 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Deep fantasy action with blood, sexualized characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Yo-Kai Watch 3 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Improved Yo-Kai Watch tale is the biggest and best yet.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2019)
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Scooby-Doo! and the Curse of the 13th Ghost Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Teen sleuths confront lots of cartoon ghosts and mayhem.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Grand-Daddy Day Care Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Slapstick tale with lots of old-time celebs; comic drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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DreamWorks Dragons: Titan Uprising App Poster Image
age 7+
Entertaining combat match-3 puzzles for franchise's fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Wayne TV Poster Image
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age 17+
Edgy, dark action comedy has heartwarming themes.
Network: YouTube Premium
(2019)
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Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America Book Poster Image
age 13+
Realistic, compelling coming-of-age stories of black teens.
By Ibi Zoboi
(2019)
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Apex Legends Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Epic battle royale game is more realistic than Fortnite.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Dragon Pearl Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Fox-spirit teen brings Korean myths to adventurous sci-fi.
By Yoon Ha Lee
(2019)
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Genesis Alpha One Game Poster Image
age 15+
Ambitious space adventure ultimately disappoints.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Max and the Midknights Book Poster Image
age 8+
Witty, deep, inclusive kids’ adventure in the Middle Ages.
By Lincoln Peirce
(2019)
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Hotel Transylvania Adventures App Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, spooky action game haunted by constant ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Let the Children March Book Poster Image
age 6+
Powerful art amplifies inspiring civil rights protest tale.
By Monica Clark-Robinson
(2018)
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