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Insurgent: Divergent, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Excellent dystopian sequel is terrifically twisty, intense.
By Veronica Roth
(2012)
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The 5th Wave, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Super intense apocalyptic alien-invasion nail-biter.
By Rick Yancey
(2013)
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To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Sassy sisters steal the show in well-told romantic read.
By Jenny Han
(2014)
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The Hate U Give Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful story of police shooting of unarmed Black teen.
By Angie Thomas
(2017)
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Roseanne TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun, snarky blue-collar sitcom withstands the test of time.
Network: ABC, Syndicated
(1988)
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Modern Family TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Brilliant, poignant comedy series has mature content.
Network: ABC
(2009)
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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood TV Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful anime explores mature themes with some gore.
Network: Adult Swim
(2010)
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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Book Poster Image
age 13+
Sweet tale of gay teen who comes out, takes chance on love.
By Becky Albertalli
(2015)
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Lion Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Great performances in emotional, intense biographical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Ford v Ferrari Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Entertaining, well-paced racing biopic has strong language.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Bob's Burgers TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Satirical, sometimes naughty humor on animated comedy.
Network: Fox
(2011)
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We Were Liars Book Poster Image
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age 13+
A privileged life goes askew in haunting summer mystery.
By E. Lockhart
(2014)
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To All the Boys I've Loved Before Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Book-based teen romcom has some language, racy talk.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Run the Race Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touchdown for faith-based fans; underage drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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