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Wilder Girls Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen girls band together in violent dystopian thriller.
By Rory Power
(2019)
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I'm Not Dying With You Tonight Book Poster Image
age 14+
Girls forge friendship amid night of rioting in deep novel.
By Gilly Segal, Kimberly Jones
(2019)
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Metal Wolf Chaos XD Game Poster Image
age 14+
Bloody shooter takes cheeky approach to politics, violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Symptoms of a Heartbreak Book Poster Image
age 14+
Emotional tale of girl genius who's both doctor and teen.
By Sona Charaipotra
(2019)
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Alita: Battle Angel Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Big effects, lifeless characters in sci-fi action tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order Game Poster Image
age 14+
Comic book action returns with new focus on teamwork.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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The Queen's Resistance:  The Queen's Rising, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Satisfying fantasy sequel ramps up the action and violence.
By Rebecca Ross
(2019)
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The Grief Keeper Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen immigrant takes on another's grief in unusual sci-fi.
By Alexandra Villasante
(2019)
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I Am Mother Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Thoughtful sci-fi thriller has graphic violence, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Five Nights at Freddy's VR: Help Wanted Game Poster Image
age 15+
Classic survival horror franchise jump-scares to VR.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR
(2019)
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Observation Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Tough sci-fi puzzler has intense story, strong language.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Love from A to Z Book Poster Image
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age 14+
North American Muslim teens find romance on Qatar trip.
By S.K. Ali
(2019)
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The Dysasters Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen superhero tale has potential but also some cliches.
By P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast
(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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Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun, frantic B-movie shooter series gets a polished reboot.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2019)
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The Silence Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Suspenseful dystopian horror movie has violence, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dealing in Dreams Book Poster Image
age 14+
Violence and loyalty explored in tedious dystopian tale.
By Lilliam Rivera
(2019)
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The Deported Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Excellent, timely, emotionally intense documentary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Girls With Sharp Sticks Book Poster Image
age 14+
Chilling thriller about a school for "perfect" girls.
By Suzanne Young
(2019)
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We Set the Dark on Fire Book Poster Image
age 14+
Compelling dystopian fantasy with a Latinx twist.
By Tehlor Kay Mejia
(2019)
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