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Dread Nation Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Riveting alt-history post-Civil War zombie thriller.
By Justina Ireland
(2018)
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Stormcaster: Shattered Realms, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Spies, pirates, palace intrigue heat up complex tale.
By Cinda Williams Chima
(2018)
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Come Sunday Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Real-life story explores faith, spirituality; mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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To Kill a Kingdom Book Poster Image
age 13+
Bold, imaginative sea-faring fantasy has unusual characters.
By Alexandra Christo
(2018)
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Honor Among Thieves: Honors, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Strong female characters conquer space in intriguing sci-fi.
By Rachel Caine, Ann Aguirre
(2018)
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Devils Within Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Painful, powerful story about rejecting white supremacy.
By S.F. Henson
(2017)
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Hero at the Fall: Rebel of the Sands, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Exciting fantasy finale has lots of action, some sex.
By Alwyn Hamilton
(2018)
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Fade to Us Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Sweet but predictable tale of family, friendship, and love.
By Julia Day
(2018)
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The Last to Let Go Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teen tries to hold family together in sad, beautiful story.
By Amber Smith
(2018)
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Hamilton and Peggy: A Revolutionary Friendship Book Poster Image
age 13+
Engaging mix of history, romance set in Revolutionary War.
By L.M. Elliott
(2018)
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Mapping the Bones Book Poster Image
age 13+
Twins' lives are torn apart in haunting Holocaust book.
By Jane Yolen
(2018)
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Down and Across Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen searches for grit in sweet coming-of-age story.
By Arvin Ahmadi
(2018)
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The Heart Forger: The Bone Witch, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Complex monster/kingdom fantasy amps up gore.
By Rin Chupeco
(2018)
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Just Getting Started Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Unfunny action comedy wastes great cast; violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Same Kind of Different as Me Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Faith-based drama based on true story deals with big themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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American Panda Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Hilarious story of MIT freshman juggling culture, freedom.
By Gloria Chao
(2018)
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When Light Left Us Book Poster Image
age 13+
Dad leaves, alien takes over in slow emotional tale.
By Leah Thomas
(2018)
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The Queen's Rising, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Romantic fantasy-adventure has strong women, dash of magic.
By Rebecca Ross
(2018)
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Detectorists TV Poster Image
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age 13+
There's hidden gold in this low-stakes British comedy.
Network: BBC
(2014)
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The Belles Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Richly imagined dark fantasy explores the price of beauty.
By Dhonielle Clayton
(2018)
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