All Reviews

The Raven King:  The Raven Cycle, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Gorgeously written multilayered finale is simply magical.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2016)
LongStory App Poster Image
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age 14+
LEARNING
LGBTQ-friendly sim navigates teen relationships and drama.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
The Other Kingdom TV Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship, self-identity muddled by iffy social behavior.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2016)
My Mad Fat Diary TV Poster Image
age 15+
Edgy but heartfelt British coming-of-age tale wows.
Network: Hulu
(2016)
Lost & Found Music Studios TV Poster Image
age 8+
Likable ensemble drama about teens following their dreams.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
Surviving High School Book Poster Image
age 14+
Vine star's superficial novel has mixed messages for teens.
By Lele Pons, Melissa de la Cruz
(2016)
Asking for It Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Haunting, harrowing story of rape, consent, blame, shame.
By Louise O'Neill
(2016)
This Is Where the World Ends Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dark, compelling tale of obsessive friendship, rape, death.
By Amy Zhang
(2016)
Backstage TV Poster Image
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age 8+
So-so Fame-esque kids' show raises relevant issues.
Network: Disney Channel
(2016)
Burn Baby Burn Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Riveting coming-of-age tale set in dangerous summer of '77.
By Meg Medina
(2016)
A Study in Charlotte Book Poster Image
age 14+
Drugs, rape, murder in edgy Holmes-Watson update.
By Brittany Cavallaro
(2016)
Monster High: Great Scarrier Reef Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Solid messages and mild scares are fun; more toys for sale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Symptoms of Being Human Book Poster Image
age 14+
Empathetic, empowering story of gender-fluid teen.
By Jeff Garvin
(2016)
The Way I Used to Be Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen's life unravels after rape in insightful, sad tale.
By Amber Smith
(2016)
The Serpent King Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Poignant story of friends, faith, first love in rural South.
By Jeff Zentner
(2016)
Lego Friends: The Power of Friendship TV Poster Image
age 6+
Formulaic series doesn't wow, but friendly themes persist.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
Thanks for the Trouble Book Poster Image
age 14+
Intriguing romance with fantasy twist; great for guys, gals.
By Tommy Wallach
(2016)
The Real O'Neals TV Poster Image
age 14+
Everyone has secrets in this challenging family comedy.
Network: ABC
(2016)
God's Club Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sincere but one-sided drama about saving school Bible club.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Girl Online Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Overlooks online safety, but tweens will swoon for romance.
By Zoe Sugg
(2014)

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