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Crush: Crave, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Unpolished storytelling mars otherwise fun paranormal soap.
By Tracy Wolff
(2020)
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My Summer as a Goth Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Stale, predictable teen drama has drugs, sex, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Lives of Saints Book Poster Image
age 14+
Brief, bloody, lushly illustrated tales of the Grishaverse.
By Leigh Bardugo
(2020)
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The Nemesis: The Diabolic, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Revenge fuels action-packed finale in sci-fi saga.
By S.J. Kincaid
(2020)
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Disc Room Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Deathtrap arcade action is a "cut" above the competition.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2020)
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Dear Justyce: Dear Martin, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Moving story of teen caught in unfair justice system.
By Nic Stone
(2020)
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How It All Blew Up Book Poster Image
age 14+
Funny tale of Muslim teen's coming-of-age and coming-out.
By Arvin Ahmadi
(2020)
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Kajillionaire Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Quirky grifter comedy is short on laughs; strong language.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Game Poster Image
age 14+
Hybrid adventure/strategy game is unique but confusing.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2020)
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Night of the Dragon: Shadow of the Fox, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Overstuffed finale has lots of blood, sacrifice, and heart.
By Julie Kagawa
(2020)
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Where Dreams Descend: Kingdom of Cards, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dramatic tale of female magician in dangerous competition.
By Janella Angeles
(2020)
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Lobizona: Wolves of No World, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Compelling Latina hero, rushed storytelling in deep fantasy.
By Romina Garber
(2020)
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The Body Is Not an Apology Book Poster Image
age 14+
Ambitious exploration of the power of self-love.
By Sonya Renee Taylor
(2020)
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Forest of Souls Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Relentless violence bludgeons promising tale of friendship.
By Lori M. Lee
(2020)
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Burn Our Bodies Down Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen uncovers fiery family secrets in page-turning thriller.
By Rory Power
(2020)
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The Shadow Wand: The Black Witch Chronicles, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Witch turns into warrior in sexually charged third book.
By Laurie Forest
(2020)
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Aurora Burning: The Aurora Cycle, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Riveting, twisty sequel brings more thrills, violence.
By Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff
(2020)
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Fury Unleashed Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Comic book shooter is repetitive and short but lots of fun.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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The House in the Cerulean Sea Book Poster Image
age 14+
Beautifully written tale of magic and transformation.
By T.J. Klune
(2020)
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Tigers, Not Daughters Book Poster Image
age 14+
Grieving sisters find strength in enchanting, ghostly drama.
By Samantha Mabry
(2020)
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