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The Lives of Saints Book Poster Image
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Brief, bloody, lushly illustrated tales of the Grishaverse.
By Leigh Bardugo
(2020)
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Elba vs. Block TV Poster Image
age 14+
Fun driving challenges feature harrowing stunts, cursing.
Network: Quibi
(2020)
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Skrrt with Offset TV Poster Image
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Reality show features lots of cars, celebs, and cursing.
Network: Quibi
(2020)
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Wicked as You Wish: A Hundred Names for Magic, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Chaotic save-the-kingdom mashup tale with rampaging ogres.
By Rin Chupeco
(2020)
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Call Down the Hawk: The Dreamer Trilogy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Thrilling, heartbreaking start to Raven Cycle spin-off.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2019)
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Need for Speed Heat Game Poster Image
age 14+
Illegal street racer burns rubber with fun gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Let's Sing Country Game Poster Image
age 14+
This country karaoke's tune is way off key.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2019)
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Pan's Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dark, magical adaptation matches the intensity of the movie.
By Guillermo del Toro, Cornelia Funke
(2019)
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A Curse So Dark and Lonely: Cursebreaker, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Modern "Beauty" tale has complex characters, gore, humor.
By Brigid Kemmerer
(2019)
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The Gymkhana Files TV Poster Image
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Swearing and fast driving rule in lackluster reality show.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2018)
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H1Z1: Battle Royale Game Poster Image
age 14+
Online shooter with blood occasionally promotes teamwork.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2018)
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The Crew 2 Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Unique cross-country road race by air, sea, and land.
Platforms: Google Stadia, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Lowriders Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Admirable but overwritten drama has violence, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Rose & the Dagger: The Wrath & the Dawn, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Satisfying sequel with surprising magical twists.
By Renee Ahdieh
(2016)
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The Fate of the Furious Movie Poster Image
age 14+
More of the same over-the-top, consequence-free action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Game Poster Image
age 14+
Huge expansion vastly improves on multiplayer adventure.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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The Grand Tour TV Poster Image
age 14+
Top Gear-inspired show celebrates cars, masculinity.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
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The Huntsman: Winter's War Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Messy, violent Snow White sequel wastes its great actors.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Wink Poppy Midnight Book Poster Image
age 14+
Lyrical, haunting novel casts a spell on readers.
By April Genevieve Tucholke
(2016)
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Clash Royale App Poster Image
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age 14+
Fantasy action-strategy game wants all your time and money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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