Game Reviews

Ghosts 'n Goblins Resurrection Game Poster Image
age 12+
Knightly reboot tests the mettle of even hardcore gamers.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2021)
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Punky Brewster (2021) TV Poster Image
age 12+
Quirky kid grows up in more mature classic sitcom reboot.
Network: Peacock
(2021)
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Curse of the Dead Gods Game Poster Image
age 13+
Violent, bloody dungeon crawling adventure breaks the mold.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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The Desolations of Devil's Acre: Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, Book 6 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Series finale ramps up intense action and fantasy violence.
By Ransom Riggs
(2021)
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Days of the Bagnold Summer Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Tender British comedy about a mismatched mother and son.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Fallen Legion: Revenants Game Poster Image
age 13+
Story-focused tactical battler hampered by tech issues.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2021)
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Hero U: Rogue to Redemption Game Poster Image
age 12+
Magic school adventure's slow pacing pays off in great game.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2021)
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To All the Boys: Always and Forever Movie Poster Image
age 13+
College, relationships, sex, swearing in romcom threequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Trowbridge Road Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Heavy family tale of AIDS, mental illness, abuse in 1983.
By Marcella Pixley
(2020)
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The Iron Raven: The Iron Fey: Evenfall, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
High-action faery world spin-off series stars famous Puck.
By Julie Kagawa
(2021)
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Twist Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Modern take on Oliver Twist has some violence, bad language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Gods Will Fall Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Success in battling gods in adventure left up to chance.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Max Cloud Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Violence, some language in fun sci-fi action comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Gone to the Woods Book Poster Image
age 13+
Author's harrowing memoir shows how kindness saved him.
By Gary Paulsen
(2021)
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game - Complete Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Cult classic love letter to old-school beat-'em-ups returns.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Lupin III: The First Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Caper is fun but has guns, Nazis, and some stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Awakening of Malcolm X Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intimate fictional memoir brings Malcolm X to life.
By Ilyasah Shabazz, Tiffany D. Jackson
(2021)
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A Woman's Work: The NFL's Cheerleader Problem Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Thoughtful docu puts labor dispute in historical context.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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News of the World Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Stirring, lyrical Western has peril, some harsh violence.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Midnight Sky Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Peril, language in gloomy, character-driven apocalypse tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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