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Overwatch Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Fantastic, frantic shooter with some violence, open chat.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Super Mario Maker 2 Game Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, accessible editing tools expose kids to game design.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Apex Legends Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Epic battle royale game is more realistic than Fortnite.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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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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The Darkest Minds, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Psychic teens escape concentration camps in taut thriller.
By Alexandra Bracken
(2012)
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I Feel Pretty Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Fun but uneven comedy tackles self-esteem; some racy bits.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Craig of the Creek TV Poster Image
age 6+
Adventure, affirming messages stand out in appealing series.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2018)
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Turtles All the Way Down Book Poster Image
age 14+
Thought-provoking exploration of mental illness, first love.
By John Green
(2017)
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They Both Die at the End Book Poster Image
age 14+
As riveting and heartbreaking as the title promises.
By Adam Silvera
(2017)
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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) Game Poster Image
age 14+
Frantic, mature action is fun despite content issues.
Platforms: Windows
(2017)
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Holding Up the Universe Book Poster Image
age 14+
Insightful, inspiring romance full of surprises.
By Jennifer Niven
(2016)
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Milo Murphy's Law TV Poster Image
age 6+
Unlucky teen's fortune lies in friendship, positive outlook.
Network: Disney XD
(2016)
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Symptoms of Being Human Book Poster Image
age 14+
Empathetic, empowering story of gender-fluid teen.
By Jeff Garvin
(2016)
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Sword Art Online TV Poster Image
age 14+
Highbrow anime series has dark themes, many deaths.
Network: Netflix
(2012)
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Six of Crows, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Riveting, violent fantasy of flawed teens on a mission.
By Leigh Bardugo
(2015)
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Castle Crashers Remastered Game Poster Image
age 14+
Warped, violent medieval adventure full of action, laughs.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
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An Ember in the Ashes, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gripping romantic fantasy in an alternative universe.
By Sabaa Tahir
(2015)
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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt TV Poster Image
age 14+
Charming, quirky, hilarious comedy has rich characters.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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Carrie Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Tale of telekinetic teen still packs a punch.
By Stephen King
(1974)
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Despicable Me 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
More minions and romance make for a sweet, silly sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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