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The Wicked King: The Folk of the Air, Book 2 Book Poster Image
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Politics take center stage in tricky fantasy novel.
By Holly Black
(2019)
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Courting Darkness Book Poster Image
age 14+
Absorbing historical fiction ramps up the palace intrigue.
By Robin LaFevers
(2019)
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Shout Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Poignant, poetic memoir about healing from sexual assault.
By Laurie Halse Anderson
(2019)
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Rayne & Delilah's Midnite Matinee Book Poster Image
age 14+
Poignant friendship story is full of heart, horror fandom.
By Jeff Zentner
(2019)
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Lady Smoke: Ash Princess, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Warring kingdom sequel not as compelling as Book 1.
By Laura Sebastian
(2019)
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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World Book Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful first-person accounts put faces to refugee crisis.
By Malala Yousafzai
(2019)
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The Girl King Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Action-filled fantasy series off to a violent start.
By Mimi Yu
(2019)
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King of Scars: King of Scars Duology, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mystical Grishaverse tale has edgy, exciting characters.
By Leigh Bardugo
(2019)
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ReMastered: The Two Killings of Sam Cooke Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Comprehensive docu on iconic soul singer; some cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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ReMastered: Massacre at the Stadium Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Docu about slain folk singer has violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Unclaimed Baggage Book Poster Image
age 14+
Sweet romance underscores bonds of friendship.
By Jen Doll
(2018)
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Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Game Poster Image
age 14+
Violent post-apocalyptic tale challenges strategy skills.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Darksiders III Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Violent action game cuts a path through the Apocalypse.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Game of Thrones: Conquest App Poster Image
age 14+
Uninspired, unsafe cash grab from a massively hit show.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Krampus Origins Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Cheesy, low-budget horror prequel has blood, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Slender Man Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Cheap-looking movie squanders spooky internet monster.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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An Assassin's Guide to Love and Treason Book Poster Image
age 14+
So-so historical fiction has romance and intrigue.
By Virginia Boecker
(2018)
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Sawkill Girls Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teens hunt shape-shifting beast in eerie fantasy thriller.
By Claire Legrand
(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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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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