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The Toll:  Arc of a Scythe, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Violent sci-fi thriller finale plays masterful endgame.
By Neal Shusterman
(2019)
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Funan Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Wrenching anime depicts little-told war story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Bennett's War Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Predictable crowd-pleaser feels like a motocross commercial.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Fireborne:  The Aurelian Cycle, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Dragon fantasy series start has compelling action, intrigue.
By Rosaria Munda
(2019)
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Dolly Parton's Heartstrings TV Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling dramatic tales bring iconic song lyrics to life.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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War Girls, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Sisters endure separation in suspenseful sci-fi war novel.
By Tochi Onyebuchi
(2019)
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Yaga Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Short, folksy fantasy tale with mild combat, player choice.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Oprah's Book Club TV Poster Image
age 12+
Oprah spin-off features books, authors, and mature themes.
Network: Apple TV+
(2019)
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Drive (2019) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Trite action movie has mild language, product placement.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Harriet Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Tubman biopic includes realistic violence, racial slurs.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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LookUp: English dictionary App Poster Image
age 12+
Comprehensive vocabulary-building tool with quizzes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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The Sentence Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant docu about mandatory minimum imprisonment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Scars Like Wings Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring story of a burned teen finding her new normal.
By Erin Stewart
(2019)
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Wonder Woman: Bloodlines Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Action-packed tale with powerful women has violence, cursing
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Anthem Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Ambitious story of teens' eye-opening road trip in 1969.
By Deborah Wiles
(2019)
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Girls Who Run the World: 31 CEOs Who Mean Business Book Poster Image
age 12+
Inspiring profiles of women who started their own companies.
By Diana Kapp
(2019)
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Modern Love TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Real life-based romance series both charms and annoys.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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Rebel: Legend, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Misfit stirs up revolution in action-packed thriller.
By Marie Lu
(2019)
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The Jackbox Party Pack 6 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Party game promotes social play but has some mature themes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Dread Nautical Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Turn-based action game with some violence, touch choices.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(2019)
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