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Five Nights at Freddy's VR: Help Wanted Game Poster Image
age 15+
Classic survival horror franchise jump-scares to VR.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR
(2019)
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Bad Dad Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Gangsters, poop, lots of heart in zany British best-seller.
By David Walliams
(2019)
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Extraordinary Birds Book Poster Image
age 8+
Foster kid learns to trust in beautiful, heartfelt story.
By Sandy Stark-McGinnis
(2019)
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The Last Summer Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
So-so teen romcom has cursing, alcohol, sex.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Caterpillar Summer Book Poster Image
age 8+
Touching tale of girl's summer with brother, family secrets.
By Gillian McDunn
(2019)
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Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun, frantic B-movie shooter series gets a polished reboot.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2019)
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Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal Book Poster Image
age 8+
Greg is meaner to gullible BFF Rowley in Wimpy Kid spin-off.
By Jeff Kinney
(2019)
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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny mishaps of battle-loving alien cat and kind boy.
By Johnny Marciano, Emily Chenoweth
(2019)
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The Midnight Gang Book Poster Image
age 8+
Zany, poignant tale of kids stuck in a London hospital.
By David Walliams
(2018)
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Barely Missing Everything Book Poster Image
age 15+
Eye-opening tale of Latinx teen boys facing racism, despair.
By Matt Mendez
(2019)
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How High the Moon Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl seeks family secrets in hopeful Jim Crow-era tale.
By Karyn Parsons
(2019)
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Fate/Extella Link Game Poster Image
age 15+
Repetitive button-mashing combat best shared with others.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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The Caligula Effect: Overdose Game Poster Image
age 15+
Repetitive, bland look at complex emotional issues.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2019)
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Cartoon Network Arcade App Poster Image
age 8+
All-ages arcade fun with heavy-handed ad presence.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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The Order TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Entertaining supernatural teen drama has violence, language.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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LifeAfter App Poster Image
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age 15+
Zombie survival game struggles to find a life of its own.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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New Kid Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Funny, heartfelt middle school tale explores race, class.
By Jerry Craft
(2019)
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Dead or Alive 6 Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Best yet in racy, violent martial arts fighter series.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Ape Out Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Hyper-stylized, hyper-violent, repetitive ape-based action.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2019)
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Paddleton Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Offbeat dramedy has mature themes, some swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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