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Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Game Poster Image
age 13+
Excellent remake of older classic adds many new features.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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A Million Junes Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Romeo and Juliet fantasy romance is lyrical and haunting.
By Emily Henry
(2017)
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GOD WARS Future Past Game Poster Image
age 13+
Technically sound tactics game falls flat on story details.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Saints and Misfits Book Poster Image
age 13+
Empowering tale of Muslim girl standing up to assaulter.
By S.K. Ali
(2017)
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1 Mile to You Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Drama about teen grief and track is uneven, confusing.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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3 Generations Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Performances stand out in earnest drama about trans teen.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Enter the Warriors Gate Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Teen time-travels to ancient China; lots of brutal violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Battlemage: Summoner, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
High-action demon battles thrill in trilogy finale.
By Taran Matharu
(2017)
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The Outcasts Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Smart-girls-vs.-mean-girls comedy has swearing, drinking.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The New Adventures of Aladin Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Iffy humor, sex abound in raunchy French comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Scattering: The Outliers, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Sequel has more twists, turns but less all around.
By Kimberly McCreight
(2017)
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Gem & Dixie Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Compelling story of teen sisters neglected by their parents.
By Sara Zarr
(2017)
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Always and Forever, Lara Jean:  To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Sweet finale to upbeat romance series.
By Jenny Han
(2017)
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Dragon Quest Heroes II Game Poster Image
age 13+
Accessible action adventure has enjoyable fantasy battles.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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The Black Witch: The Black Witch Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Overlong but engaging fantasy tackles prejudice.
By Laurie Forest
(2017)
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Shadowcaster: Shattered Realms, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Solid, exciting sequel with a new girl-power character.
By Cinda Williams Chima
(2017)
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Bronx Masquerade Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Teens find true selves through poetry in heartfelt novel.
By Nikki Grimes
(2018)
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Piecing Me Together Book Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful, insightful tale of self-awareness, power of art.
By Renée Watson
(2017)
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Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey Game Poster Image
age 13+
Light, accessible adventure restrained by technical issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Ys Origin Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun remastered role-playing game keeps old tech issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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