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Dorothy Must Die, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dark, violent reimagining of Oz makes Dorothy evil dictator.
By Danielle Paige
(2014)
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Odd Thomas Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Nightmarish imagery, violence abounds in dark-humored tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Fans will approve of gripping, violent middle installment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Her Dark Curiosity: The Madman's Daughter, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Horror-heavy sequel adds Jekyll and Hyde homage.
By Megan Shepherd
(2014)
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Black Sails TV Poster Image
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age 18+
Pirate drama revels in sex, blood, and salty talk.
Network: Starz
(2014)
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The Clockwork Scarab Book Poster Image
age 14+
Steampunk murder mystery with teen girls intriguing, gory.
By Colleen Gleason
(2013)
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Fangirl Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Beautiful coming-of-age story about fandom and first love.
By Rainbow Rowell
(2013)
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The Great Gatsby Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Fitzgerald classic gets a decadent, gorgeous, tricky update.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Haunting gothic horror novel is a devil of a tale.
By April Genevieve Tucholke
(2013)
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The White Queen TV Poster Image
age 18+
Riveting drama about medieval monarchy too sexy for teens.
Network: Starz
(2013)
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Warm Bodies Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Despite violence, book-based zombie romance is OK for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Struck by Lightning Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Edgy high school comedy from Glee star has some iffy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Safe Haven Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Predictable romantic drama deals with pretty heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Music from Baz Luhrmann's Film The Great Gatsby Music Poster Image
age 14+
Eclectic homage to Jazz Age has edgy songs, mature themes.
By Various Artists
(2013)
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Wuthering Heights (2012) Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Contemplative adaptation focuses on teen passion and angst.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Hemlock Grove TV Poster Image
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age 18+
High school-set horror series is gory, sexy, and strange.
Network: Netflix
(2013)
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Les Miserables Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Excellent film adaptation of gritty, heartbreaking musical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Requiem Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Gripping finale is good but leaves readers wanting more.
By Lauren Oliver
(2013)
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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Final Twilight focuses on Edward and Bella's legacy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Eleanor & Park Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense '80s romance is a fabulous pick for mature teens.
By Rainbow Rowell
(2013)
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