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The Siren Book Poster Image
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age 12+
A light, enjoyable read for romantic-fantasy fans.
By Kiera Cass
(2016)
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My Name Is Not Friday Book Poster Image
age 12+
Powerful, intense tale of slave life near end of Civil War.
By Jon Walter
(2016)
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A Girl Like Her Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Bullying drama is disturbing but should spark conversation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Everest Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Compelling tale of real-life expedition is intense, moving.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Boy in the Black Suit Book Poster Image
age 12+
Soul-gripping story of teen's grief and hope.
By Jason Reynolds
(2015)
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You, Me and the Apocalypse TV Poster Image
age 12+
Strong characters, scary imagery in great but bleak comedy.
Network: NBC
(2015)
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Winning Putt Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Free-to-play golf multiplayer game fun in short sessions.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
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Summoners War App Poster Image
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age 12+
Solid but slow strategy RPG encourages in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Tharsis Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Challenging, complex survival dice game is hard but fun.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
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American Ace Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Moving, fast-paced novel-in-verse; great for teen boys.
By Marilyn Nelson
(2015)
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The Walk Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Terrific, heart-pounding, gravity-defying true story.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Passenger, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Taut time-travel adventure-romance explores race, sex bias.
By Alexandra Bracken
(2016)
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A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding role model urges kids to stand up to bullies.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Pony Island Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, challenging puzzler disguised as game about ponies.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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War Room Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Faith-based drama deals with marital discord, infidelity.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Fantastic Four (2015) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Disappointing adventure wastes talented cast, gets bloody.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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He Named Me Malala Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring, deeply affecting docu explores teen icon's life.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Born This Way TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Reality series offers insight into life with Down syndrome.
Network: A&E
(2015)
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Ant-Man Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, funny, cool Marvel movie has lots of sci-fi action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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