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The Rookie TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Nathan Fillion vehicle brings new energy to a tired genre.
Network: ABC
(2018)
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The Conners TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Comedy spinoff is familiar, fun, and socially relevant.
Network: ABC
(2018)
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Heavy Fire: Red Shadow Game Poster Image
age 14+
Bland, boring VR military shooter goes nowhere fast.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Two Dark Reigns: Three Dark Crowns, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Characters lack drive in third volume of triplet queen tale.
By Kendare Blake
(2018)
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Light as a Feather TV Poster Image
age 14+
Language, mild violence, drinking in dark teen soap.
Network: Hulu
(2018)
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An Absolutely Remarkable Thing Book Poster Image
age 14+
Engaging, absorbing sci-fi explores celebrity, social media.
By Hank Green
(2018)
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Eighth Grade Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Painfully realistic, tenderly acted coming-of-age dramedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Hey, Kiddo Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Big-hearted memoir of rocky childhood with addicted mom.
By Jarrett J. Krosoczka
(2018)
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Cold as Balls TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Funny interview banter sometimes goes overboard.
Network: Online, Starz
(2018)
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What If It's Us Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Two boys fall for each other in cute queer teen romance.
By Becky Albertalli, Adam Silvera
(2018)
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Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker Game Poster Image
age 14+
Fun multiplayer ninja action held back by technical issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Venom Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Violent, uninspired comic-book tale misses the mark.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics Game Poster Image
age 14+
Occult WWII game has limited tactics, big difficulty spikes.
Platforms: Windows
(2018)
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Someday Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Third novel digs deeper into themes of equality, morality.
By David Levithan
(2018)
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Night School Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Crude, profanity-heavy comedy also offers real lessons.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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King Lear TV Poster Image
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age 14+
A simple, accessible version of one of Shakespeare's best.
Network: Amazon Prime Video, BBC
(2018)
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The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy Book Poster Image
age 14+
Entertaining sequel has strong girl-power messages.
By Mackenzi Lee
(2018)
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New Amsterdam TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Medical drama is fun but totally predictable.
Network: NBC
(2018)
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Valkyria Chronicles 4 Game Poster Image
age 14+
Talky, engaging, turn-based tactics with some lewd dialogue.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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I Feel Bad TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Female-led comedy has some language, mixed messages.
Network: NBC
(2018)
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