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Operencia: The Stolen Sun Game Poster Image
age 13+
First-person fantasy adventure has light splashes of blood.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Just Mercy Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Effective, intense drama about racism and justice; swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Song of Names Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touching but slow mystery/drama about impact of Holocaust.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Deep Sky Derelicts: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Comic-styled sci-fi strategy suffers from repetitive play.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Emma. Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Delightful Austen adaptation has a couple of cheeky scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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A Hidden Life Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Depressing but poetic story of conscientious WWII objector.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Light in Hidden Places Book Poster Image
age 13+
Riveting true tale of Polish teen, Jewish family, Holocaust.
By Sharon Cameron
(2020)
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Never Rarely Sometimes Always Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Nonjudgmental teen abortion drama offers insight, info.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Upside of Falling Book Poster Image
age 12+
Fake dating turns real and opposites attract in fun romance.
By Alex Light
(2020)
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War of the Worlds TV Poster Image
age 13+
Adaptation of sci-fi dystopian classic is dry and overlong.
Network: Epix
(2020)
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The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross App Poster Image
age 13+
Gorgeous action tale filled with fan service and repetition.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Dragon Hoops Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Cartoonist tracks winning season in riveting graphic novel.
By Gene Luen Yang
(2020)
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Langrisser I & II Game Poster Image
age 13+
Player choice and complex gameplay define this series.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Charlie's Angels (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Super fun reboot mixes female empowerment, lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Little Joe Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sci-fi dirge may create false worry for kids; mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Rad American History A-Z: Movements That Demonstrate the Power of the People Book Poster Image
age 12+
Great storytelling and context in fresh, dynamic history.
By Kate Schatz
(2020)
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A Good Girl's Guide to Murder Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teen detective "unsolves" murder in riveting thriller.
By Holly Jackson
(2020)
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The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh Book Poster Image
age 12+
Riveting bio reveals the dark side of an American hero.
By Candace Fleming
(2020)
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The Kingdom of Back Book Poster Image
age 12+
Mozart's sister steps up in witty historical fantasy.
By Marie Lu
(2020)
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Murder by Numbers Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun mystery puzzler with a logical, likeable heroine.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
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