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Jump Force Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Fandom focused fighter has lots of hits and anime hype.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Spaceteam App Poster Image
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age 9+
Rowdy multiplayer game is out of this world, but stressful.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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King of Scars: King of Scars Duology, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mystical Grishaverse tale has edgy, exciting characters.
By Leigh Bardugo
(2019)
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Song for a Whale Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Compelling tale of deaf girl's search for a whale.
By Lynne Kelly
(2019)
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On the Come Up Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen challenges stereotypes with hip-hop in heartfelt tale.
By Angie Thomas
(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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The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Amusingly bizarre anime comedy has iffy themes, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Vanishing Stair: Truly Devious, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Hip mystery sequel is expertly paced and absorbing.
By Maureen Johnson
(2019)
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Alien: Blackout App Poster Image
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age 14+
Sci-fi horror lurks in the shadows with fear and fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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ReMastered: Massacre at the Stadium Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Docu about slain folk singer has violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dactyl Hill Squad Book Poster Image
age 9+
Civil War-era kids ride dinos in New York in curious mashup.
By Daniel Jose Older
(2018)
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Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 14+
Content-rich, overly repetitive feudal fighting action.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2018)
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Clash of Beasts: Going Wild, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Superpowered tweens battle archvillain in thrilling finale.
By Lisa McMann
(2018)
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Book of Demons Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Modern take on classic dungeon crawling gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Slow Burn:  The Anchor and Sophia, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Absorbing second installment ramps up the adventure.
By Tommy Wallach
(2018)
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ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay? Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Docu about the murder of influential DJ has strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Command & Conquer Rivals App Poster Image
age 14+
Solid versus strategy crumbles under a pay-to-win mentality.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook
(2018)
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Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Game Poster Image
age 14+
Violent post-apocalyptic tale challenges strategy skills.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Sanity & Tallulah Book Poster Image
age 9+
Lively graphic novel offers smart-girl adventures in space.
By Molly Brooks
(2018)
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Assassin's Creed Rebellion App Poster Image
age 14+
Strategic action from popular series just misses the mark.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android, Chromebook
(2018)
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