Game Reviews

Saints Row IV Re-Elected Game Poster Image
age 18+
Ridiculous, ribald action game full of mature content.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2020)
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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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Tom Clancy's The Division 2: Warlords of New York Game Poster Image
age 18+
Return to New York with new skills and streamlined gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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The Beast Player Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Teen bonds with magical beasts in captivating fantasy.
By Nahoko Uehashi
(2019)
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Almost American Girl Book Poster Image
age 12+
Tender graphic memoir of Korean teen's immigrant experience.
By Robin Ha
(2020)
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The (Silent) War Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Brutal, over-the-top violence in Spanish war drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners Game Poster Image
age 18+
Intense, scary, graphic adventure in virtual reality.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift
(2020)
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Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream Book Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling history of an epic journey that changed America.
By Blair Imani
(2020)
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Sunnyside Plaza Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Brilliant, complex disability tale best for mature readers.
By Scott Simon
(2020)
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All-American Muslim Girl Book Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating coming-of-age tale explores identity, racism.
By Nadine Jolie Courtney
(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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The Outer Worlds Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Mature, bloody adventure gives choices, few consequences.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Scars Like Wings Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring story of a burned teen finding her new normal.
By Erin Stewart
(2019)
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Moons of Madness Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Survival in a spooky Lovecraft story set on Mars.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Rebel: Legend, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Misfit stirs up revolution in action-packed thriller.
By Marie Lu
(2019)
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Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint Game Poster Image
age 18+
Hunters become the prey in violent covert mission.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Carol's Second Act TV Poster Image
age 12+
Seasoned intern wins fans in heartwarming comedy.
Network: CBS
(2019)
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Borderlands 3 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Fast-paced action returns bigger, badder, bursting at seams.
Platforms: Google Stadia, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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