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MythBusters TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Witty team puts urban legends to the scientific test.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2003)
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RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked! Game Poster Image
age 9+
Game makes a splash with RCT3 fans.
Platforms: Windows
(2005)
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Among the Hidden: Shadow Children, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
A forbidden child hides from Population Police.
By Margaret Peterson Haddix
(2005)
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Batman Beyond TV Poster Image
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age 9+
There's a new Bat in town; violent, but stylish.
Network: Boomerang, Discovery Family Channel
(1999)
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Howl's Moving Castle Book Poster Image
age 9+
Young girl turned old lives with a wizard.
By Diana Wynne Jones
(2005)
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Matilda Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Offbeat dark fantasy gem is intense, sometimes scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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Where the Red Fern Grows Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tearjerker about country boy and his hound dogs.
By Wilson Rawls
(1961)
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The Akhenaten Adventure: Children of the Lamp, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Twins discover they're djinn.
By P. B. Kerr
(2005)
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The Cay Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Powerful shipwreck story has anti-racism message.
By Theodore Taylor
(1987)
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Saved by the Bell TV Poster Image
age 9+
Classic teen sitcom still entertains. Tweens OK.
Network: TBS
(1989)
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National Treasure Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Historical adventure is a fun romp for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Artemis Fowl Book 4: The Opal Deception Book Poster Image
age 9+
Fun kid genius series shows hero's nicer side.
By Eoin Colfer
(2005)
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Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Tamer than live-action, but still moody, violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Crispin: The Cross of Lead Book Poster Image
age 9+
Start of an exciting medieval adventures series.
By Avi
(2005)
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Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Game Poster Image
age 9+
A great amusement park simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2005)
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The Sea of Trolls Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting fantasy-adventure based on Norse myths.
By Nancy Farmer
(2005)
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Because of Winn-Dixie Book Poster Image
age 9+
This poignant novel is one of the best around.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2000)
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Gregor the Overlander: Underland Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
One of the best of the post-Potter fantasies.
By Suzanne Collins
(2005)
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Abarat: The Abarat Trilogy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Travelogue of the weird for kid fantasy fans.
By Clive Barker
(2004)
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Zoo Tycoon 2 Game Poster Image
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age 9+
An outstanding zoo simulation game!
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
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