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The Little Mermaid [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 5+
Superb, entertaining animated musical has some scary stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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Rules [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 9+
Girl connects with brother who has autism in moving tale.
By Cynthia Lord
(2006)
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Fairest [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 10+
Handmaid to queen discovers true beauty in charming fantasy.
By Gail Carson Levine
(2006)
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Kira-Kira [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 10+
Girl faces racism, sister's cancer in touching tale.
By Cynthia Kadohata
(2005)
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Al Capone Does My Shirts: A Tale from Alcatraz, Book 1 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 11+
Boy stands up for sister with autism in compassionate tale.
By Gennifer Choldenko
(2005)
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Miracle [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 8+
Moving story of the 1980 Olympic hockey team.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The City of Ember [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 8+
Part fantasy, part mystery, part treasure hunt.
By Jeanne DuPrau
(2004)
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School of Rock [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 11+
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Before We Were Free [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 13+
Moving historical fiction about life under a dictatorship.
By Julia Alvarez
(2004)
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Secondhand Lions [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 10+
Charming family movie for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Radio [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 11+
Lesson of kindness permeates inspiring true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Spider-Man [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 11+
Fun movie, but may be too intense for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Free Willy [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 6+
A wayward boy befriends a moody killer whale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Raising Arizona [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 14+
Hysterically twisted tale has profanity, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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The Outsiders [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 14+
Coppola's take on classic book has strong violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
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