Kids’ beliefs about themselves and others are shaped by the world around them, and they are often sent the wrong messages by the media they interact with. As a parent, you can influence your children’s media choices to help them develop a healthy and positive outlook. These lists of movies, TV shows, and books offer strong characters you'll be proud to read about and watch with your children.

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