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The Devil's Thief: The Last Magician, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Surprises abound in time-traveling wizardly saga sequel.
By Lisa Maxwell
(2018)
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Shirkers Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Gently paced docu-mystery has some cursing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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Heavy Fire: Red Shadow Game Poster Image
age 14+
Bland, boring VR military shooter goes nowhere fast.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Apostle Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Graphically violent thriller has torture, gore, black magic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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What If It's Us Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Two boys fall for each other in cute queer teen romance.
By Becky Albertalli, Adam Silvera
(2018)
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Someday Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Third novel digs deeper into themes of equality, morality.
By David Levithan
(2018)
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Death Race Beyond Anarchy Movie Poster Image
age 18+
Sadistic, dystopian bloodbath with nudity, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy Book Poster Image
age 14+
Entertaining sequel has strong girl-power messages.
By Mackenzi Lee
(2018)
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Valkyria Chronicles 4 Game Poster Image
age 14+
Talky, engaging, turn-based tactics with some lewd dialogue.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Rabbit & Robot Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Over-the-top sci-fi tale has lots of sex talk and violence.
By Andrew Smith
(2018)
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Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle Game Poster Image
age 14+
Collection of arcade classics packs a punch.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Iron Flower: The Black Witch Chronicles, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dramatic, overlong sequel tackles prejudice thoughtfully.
By Laurie Forest
(2018)
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Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution Book Poster Image
age 14+
Empowering practical guide to becoming a social activist.
By Kaelyn Rich
(2018)
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Dream Country Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Gripping five-generation saga of an African American family.
By Shannon Gibney
(2018)
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Marvel's Spider-Man Game Poster Image
age 14+
"Spider-sense"-ational tale starring iconic wall crawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2018)
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People Kill People Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dark, gritty story tackles gun violence, white supremacy.
By Ellen Hopkins
(2018)
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We'll Fly Away Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen is sentenced to Death Row in heartbreaking novel.
By Bryan Bliss
(2018)
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Shadows: Awakening Game Poster Image
age 14+
Unique role-swapping tale limited by bugs, skill management.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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