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Watch Us Rise Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspiring teen activists join forces in sweet friends tale.
By Renée Watson, Ellen Hagan
(2019)
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On the Come Up Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen challenges stereotypes with hip-hop in heartfelt tale.
By Angie Thomas
(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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The Vanishing Stair: Truly Devious, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Hip mystery sequel is expertly paced and absorbing.
By Maureen Johnson
(2019)
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The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor Book Poster Image
age 10+
Inspiring memoir teaches kids to dream big.
By Sonia Sotomayor
(2019)
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Animas Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent Spanish horror movie with mature themes, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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96 Words for Love Book Poster Image
age 15+
Sweet romance mixes with thin take on serious issues.
By Rachel Roy, Ava Dash
(2019)
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This Promise of Change: One Girl's Story in the Fight for School Equality Book Poster Image
age 10+
Compelling, inspiring memoir of integrating Southern school.
By Jo Ann Allen Boyce, Debbie Levy
(2019)
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Schooled TV Poster Image
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age 12+
'90s-set Goldbergs spin-off doesn't break much new ground.
Network: ABC
(2019)
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Reach Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Uneven drama about bullying, suicide can be preachy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Social Animals Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Insightful docu looks at pros, cons of Instagram; language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Dumplin' Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Funny, romantic, insightful teen tale has a little swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight Game Poster Image
age 12+
Music game sees teens supporting and encouraging each other.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, PlayStation Vita
(2018)
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Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Game Poster Image
age 12+
Rhythm game explores its teen characters' insecurities.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, PlayStation Vita
(2018)
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Prince of Peoria TV Poster Image
age 8+
So-so buddy comedy plays on teens' mismatched personalities.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Anna and the Apocalypse Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Exuberant but uneven, gory holiday zombie musical.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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#Roxy Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
"Cyrano" in high school; romcom has fighting, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Five Feet Apart Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Sweet love story of sick teens who aren't allowed to touch.
By Rachael Lippincott, Mikki Daughtry, Tobias Iaconis
(2018)
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Gimme Mo' TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Insightful, mature series raises awareness of teen issues.
Network: Discovery Life
(2018)
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