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Teen starts secret library in intriguing banned books tale.
By Dave Connis
(2019)
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Miss Virginia Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Mother's love trumps dirty politicians in fact-based drama.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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This Time Will Be Different Book Poster Image
age 13+
Captivating story of teen confronting the racist past.
By Misa Sugiura
(2019)
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This Changes Everything (2018) Movie Poster Image
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Compelling, entertaining docu about women in film and TV.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Screen Queens Book Poster Image
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Teen girls overcome sexism in must-read Silicon Valley tale.
By Lori Goldstein
(2019)
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Tick. Done. App Poster Image
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Social how-to stories simple to make, easy to access.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Internment Book Poster Image
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Teens fight back in chilling, timely dystopian thriller.
By Samira Ahmed
(2019)
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On Her Shoulders Movie Poster Image
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Harrowing portrait of brave role model has mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Watch Us Rise Book Poster Image
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Inspiring teen activists join forces in sweet friends tale.
By Renée Watson, Ellen Hagan
(2019)
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Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America Book Poster Image
age 13+
Realistic, compelling coming-of-age stories of black teens.
By Ibi Zoboi
(2019)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Glimmer of Hope: How Tragedy Sparked a Movement Book Poster Image
age 13+
Inspiring story of teens who organized March for Our Lives.
By The Founders of March for Our Lives
(2018)
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How I Resist: Activism and Hope for a New Generation Book Poster Image
age 13+
30 creative voices inspire teens to shape a better world.
By Maureen Johnson
(2018)
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Winnie Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Story of controversial activist has violence, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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SoloLearn: Learn to Code App Poster Image
age 13+
Free coding classes, lots of user-generated examples.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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The 57 Bus Book Poster Image
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age 13+
True story of teens' fateful encounter and its aftermath.
By Dashka Slater
(2017)
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The Threat of Sex App Poster Image
age 13+
Simple movie-promo app promotes the power of women.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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I Am Not Your Negro Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful documentary explores race, art, and activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Powerful story of police shooting of unarmed Black teen.
By Angie Thomas
(2017)
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Madiba TV Poster Image
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Powerful, profound series about the life of Nelson Mandela.
Network: BET
(2017)
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