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StoryPick - Read with quizzes App Poster Image
age 12+
Poorly written junk fiction full of ads and bad grammar.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Curse of Anabelle Game Poster Image
age 16+
First-person horror is cursed by glitches and poor design.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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Ashlords Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Alchemy and magical horses star in solid dystopian tale.
By Scott Reintgen
(2020)
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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Ultimate Edition Game Poster Image
age 16+
Definitive sequel is rich with content, depth, and choice.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Starsight: Skyward, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
New alien allies up the ante in engrossing sci-fi series.
By Brandon Sanderson
(2019)
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The Guinevere Deception: Camelot Rising, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Arthur's fair maiden freshly reimagined as powerful witch.
By Kiersten White
(2019)
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The League of Legend Keepers: Shadows Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Poorly constructed story, inferior production, silly scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Supernova: Renegades, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Slow build to finale packed with superhero action.
By Marissa Meyer
(2019)
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The Toll:  Arc of a Scythe, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Violent sci-fi thriller finale plays masterful endgame.
By Neal Shusterman
(2019)
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Exile from Eden Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Teens tour the apocalypse in zany, touching sci-fi satire.
By Andrew Smith
(2019)
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Cursed Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Fierce woman leads reimagined, violent Arthurian tale.
By Thomas Wheeler
(2019)
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Age of Wonders: Planetfall - Revelations Game Poster Image
age 16+
Expansion is light on content, lays groundwork for future.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Rune II Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Buggy, outdated sequel makes you root for Ragnarok.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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War Girls, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Sisters endure separation in suspenseful sci-fi war novel.
By Tochi Onyebuchi
(2019)
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Blacksad: Under the Skin Game Poster Image
age 16+
Mature detective tale is faithful to graphic novel roots.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Yaga Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Short, folksy fantasy tale with mild combat, player choice.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Wonder Woman: Bloodlines Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Action-packed tale with powerful women has violence, cursing
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Anthem Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Ambitious story of teens' eye-opening road trip in 1969.
By Deborah Wiles
(2019)
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Zombieland: Double Tap: Road Trip Game Poster Image
age 16+
Mature, bloody zombie shooter quickly runs out of fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Little Monsters Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Blood-soaked, profanity-laden zombie film is great fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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