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Swag and Sorcery Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Cheesy, tongue-in-cheek tale that's light on adventure.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Shouting at the Rain Book Poster Image
age 10+
Girl grapples with being abandoned in bittersweet tale.
By Lynda Mullaly Hunt
(2019)
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Sky Without Stars: System Divine, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Compelling, epic start to sci-fi series based on "Les Miz."
By Jessica Brody, Joanne Rendell
(2019)
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Peel Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Offbeat coming-of-age tale has cursing, drinking, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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No Good Nick TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Sympathetic teen scams a family in edgy sitcom.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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The Last Summer Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
So-so teen romcom has cursing, alcohol, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Knock Down the House Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding docu about underdog congressional hopefuls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Grandpa's Great Escape Book Poster Image
age 9+
Hilarious, poignant tale of boy and grandpa with dementia.
By David Walliams
(2018)
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The Marrow Thieves Book Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful sci-fi tale of Natives hunted for bone marrow.
By Cherie Dimaline
(2017)
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The Atlantis Complex: Artemis Fowl, Book 7 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting Fowl story has rogue robots and a devious villain.
By Eoin Colfer
(2010)
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Debunkers, Inc. Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Subpar mystery has bullying, mild cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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A Question of Holmes: Charlotte Holmes, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen sleuths' summer in Oxford makes for satisfying finale.
By Brittany Cavallaro
(2019)
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BoxBoy! + BoxGirl! Game Poster Image
age 6+
Think outside the box with this charming, fun puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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UglyDolls: An Imperfect Adventure Game Poster Image
age 7+
Colorful adventure for young kids is simple, repetitive.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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The Cerulean Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Soaring fantasy stars girl who drops to other planet.
By Amy Ewing
(2019)
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There's Something About Sweetie Book Poster Image
age 12+
It's what's on the inside that matters in sweet romcom.
By Sandhya Menon
(2019)
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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent fantasy adventure remix trades story for action.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2019)
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Caterpillar Summer Book Poster Image
age 8+
Touching tale of girl's summer with brother, family secrets.
By Gillian McDunn
(2019)
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Zombotron Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Bloody sci-fi shooter is visually slick with clunky play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2019)
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The Undefeated Book Poster Image
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age 6+
Poetic tribute to African American heroes and struggles.
By Kwame Alexander
(2019)
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