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The Messenger Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Entertaining, tough adventure pays homage to classic games.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2018)
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The Broken Vow: Spill Zone, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Tough sisters battle other-dimension beasts in trippy tale.
By Scott Westerfeld
(2018)
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Shenmue I & II Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Classic franchise returns with retro tale of revenge.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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How I Resist: Activism and Hope for a New Generation Book Poster Image
age 13+
30 creative voices inspire teens to shape a better world.
By Maureen Johnson
(2018)
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My Plain Jane Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Cheeky "Jane Eyre" remake is a ghosty romcom mystery.
By Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows, Brodi Ashton
(2018)
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Burden of Truth TV Poster Image
age 13+
Legal drama has strong female lead, solid mystery.
Network: CW
(2018)
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Dark Money Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent political docu has infrequent profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Dear Rachel Maddow Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teen can't stop confessing to her hero in poignant story.
By Adrienne Kisner
(2018)
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The Outpost TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Strong female character helps low-budget fantasy adventure.
Network: CW
(2018)
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Girl Made of Stars Book Poster Image
age 13+
Gripping story of girl's twin brother accused of rape.
By Ashley Herring Blake
(2018)
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Puddin' Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Good-hearted companion tale lacks spark of Dumplin'.
By Julie Murphy
(2018)
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BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Game Poster Image
age 13+
Game franchises collide with deep play in fun anime brawler.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2018)
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Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World Book Poster Image
age 13+
Lively, inspiring mini-bios of women who made a difference.
By Penelope Bagieu
(2018)
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Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Earnest, well-intentioned docu about female body image.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Coming to My Senses Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Inspiring docu about the power of a positive attitude.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Omensight Game Poster Image
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age 13+
World-ending murder mystery gets clever time-travel twist.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2018)
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The Poet X Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, haunting story of finding your voice and power.
By Elizabeth Acevedo
(2018)
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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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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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