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The Round House Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Complex adult book explores rape survival, reservation life.
By Louise Erdrich
(2012)
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How to Lead a Life of Crime Book Poster Image
age 16+
School-for-criminals mystery turns very dark and violent.
By Kirsten Miller
(2013)
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Silver Linings Playbook Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Offbeat dramedy mixes light and dark; some intense moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Bates Motel TV Poster Image
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age 16+
Dark drama updates a horror classic with blood and violence.
Network: A&E
(2013)
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Impulse Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Edgy sequel to Jumper is best for older teens.
By Steven Gould
(2013)
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The Kite Runner Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Brilliant, violent Afghanistan novel will enlighten teens.
By Khaled Hosseini
(2003)
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Yu Yu Hakusho TV Poster Image
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age 16+
More violence, sexy stuff, and language in unedited version.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2002)
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What Happens Next Book Poster Image
age 16+
Intense novel explores feelings of date-rape survivor.
By Colleen Clayton
(2012)
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Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Fantastic hip-hop documentary has profanity, some drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Game Poster Image
age 16+
Dated online shooter drowns in cesspool of toxic behavior.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Shadow Show: All-New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury Book Poster Image
age 16+
Tribute collection will please Bradbury fans, new readers.
By Sam Weller, Mort Castle
(2012)
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Life's Too Short TV Poster Image
age 16+
Clever slice-of-life comedy has mixed messages, cursing.
Network: HBO
(2012)
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Kim Book Poster Image
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Kim
age 16+
Classic about complex Indian cultures best for older teens.
By Rudyard Kipling
(1901)
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Angry Boys TV Poster Image
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age 16+
Smart-but-cheeky comedy was made for mature audiences.
Network: HBO
(2011)
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Awkward. TV Poster Image
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age 16+
Stellar teen comedy has sex, language, and mature themes.
Network: MTV
(2011)
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The House of the Spirits Book Poster Image
age 16+
Magical novel explores personal, political passions.
By Isabel Allende
(1985)
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Last Night I Sang to the Monster Book Poster Image
age 16+
Teen faces addiction and abuse in powerful, poetic novel.
By Benjamin Alire Sáenz
(2009)
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Native Son Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Gritty novel of violence and race best for older teens.
By Richard Wright
(1940)
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Stitches: A Memoir Book Poster Image
age 16+
Powerful look at abusive childhood for mature readers only.
By David Small
(2009)
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Into the Blue 2: The Reef Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Gratuitous sex and violence in dumb beach sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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