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King's Cage: Red Queen, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Author returns to form with nail-biting third installment.
By Victoria Aveyard
(2017)
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Dragon Captives: The Unwanteds Quests, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Slow start, solid characters in Unwanteds spin-off series.
By Lisa McMann
(2017)
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Life in a Fishbowl Book Poster Image
age 13+
Quirky terminal-illness tale mixes right to die, reality TV.
By Len Vlahos
(2017)
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Flying Lessons and Other Stories Book Poster Image
age 8+
Riveting collection reflects common dreams, struggles.
By Ellen Oh
(2017)
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We Are Chicago Game Poster Image
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age 13+
South Side life sim meant to spark conversations.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2017)
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The Eagle Huntress Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Inspiring documentary about barrier-breaking teen girl.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Trolls Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Fun, colorful adventure has some peril, lots of great music.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Elena and the Secret of Avalor Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Princess crossover features two strong female role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto Game Poster Image
age 14+
Violent brawler packs in bonus kung fu content for fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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The Edge of Everything Book Poster Image
age 13+
Fantasy and real-world violence mix in soaring series start.
By Jeff Giles
(2017)
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Youth in Oregon Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Complex dramedy explores issues related to assisted suicide.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2017)
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Imperial Dreams Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Dark yet inspiring tale has cursing, violence, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Wires and Nerve: The Lunar Chronicles Series, Vol. 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Tough female droid fuels fun Lunar Chronicles graphic novel.
By Marissa Meyer
(2017)
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Double Dragon IV Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Dated sequel is ugly, annoying, full of mindless violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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The Smell of Other People's Houses Book Poster Image
age 13+
Poignant coming-of-age tale about four 1970 Alaskan teens.
By Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
(2016)
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Nella the Princess Knight TV Poster Image
age 3+
Well-rounded heroine is great role model for preschoolers.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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Midnight Without a Moon Book Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting, must-read story of black teen in 1955 Mississippi.
By Linda Williams Jackson
(2017)
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Caraval Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Sisters escape abusive father to play dangerous magic game.
By Stephanie Garber
(2017)
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Tales of Berseria Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fun yet dark role-playing game quickly becomes repetitive.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Game Poster Image
age 10+
Remastered Disney-focused tales, movie have mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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