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Weird Little Robots Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girls find friendship and love of science in engaging story.
By Carolyn Crimi
(2019)
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Sulwe Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Girl learns to embrace her dark skin in magical tale.
By Lupita Nyong'o
(2019)
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Wayward Son:  Simon Snow Series, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Road trip takes a dark turn in riveting fantasy sequel.
By Rainbow Rowell
(2019)
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Codemancer App Poster Image
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age 7+
Challenging magical adventure demands coding logic.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Code Vein Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Tough tale with vampires, lots of blood, objectified women.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Alien Superstar, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Alien navigates Hollywood in funny, fast-paced series start.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2019)
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Crown of Coral and Pearl Book Poster Image
age 13+
Exciting, well-paced royal fantasy marred by rushed ending.
By Mara Rutherford
(2019)
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Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun cartoonish fantasy tale has bloodless turn-based combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones Game Poster Image
age 16+
Dismal noir horror with equally dismal gameplay.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Contra Rogue Corps Game Poster Image
age 16+
Bloody twin-stick shooter appeals only to franchise fans.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Northgard Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Let loose your inner Viking in this fantasy strategy game.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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The Stars and the Blackness Between Them Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen girls fall in love, face death in breathtaking tale.
By Junauda Petrus
(2019)
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Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series – Episode II Game Poster Image
age 13+
Short but action-packed new chapter in the Dark Side tale.
Platforms: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift
(2019)
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There Will Come a Darkness: The Age of Darkness, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mature fantasy with complex characters is full of surprises.
By Katy Rose Pool
(2019)
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Odd Gods Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Funny tale of misfit non-gods in Mt. Olympus middle school.
By David Slavin, Daniel Weitzman
(2019)
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Snow, Glass, Apples Book Poster Image
age 16+
Fairy tale favorite gets dark, violent, sexy makeover.
By Neil Gaiman
(2019)
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Legacy and the Queen Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tennis and magic mix in so-so fantasy series start.
By Annie Matthew, Kobe Bryant
(2019)
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The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Game Poster Image
age 8+
Great action remake will appeal to multiple generations.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Shinsekai: Into the Depths Game Poster Image
age 10+
Underwater apocalypse adventure has a resourceful hero.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(2019)
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Oceanhorn 2: Knights of the Lost Realm Game Poster Image
age 10+
Mobile tale with mild fantasy violence, simple morality.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(2019)
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