All Reviews

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Riveting sim where your choices decide fate of teen slave.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Fab mystery lets you explore ancient Egyptian ruins.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
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Exciting mystery teaches about physics and electricity.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
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Imaginative puzzling fuses with comic book characters.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, Windows
(2013)
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Original, accessible, fun RPG stars lots of strong females.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
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Fun life simulator lets kids experiment with careers.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
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Well-tuned adventure has charming characters and fun combat.
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Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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Average movie spin-off has mild but persistent violence.
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Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows
(2012)
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Satisfying fantasy crime drama for tweens.
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By Tamora Pierce
(2006)
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Handmaid to queen discovers true beauty in charming fantasy.
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By Gail Carson Levine
(2006)
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A boy deals with friends and girls in classic tween sitcom.
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Network: Disney Channel
(2005)
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Smart girl learns to survive alone in compelling adventure.
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By Scott O'Dell
(1960)
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Would-be princesses show grit, wisdom in empowering tale.
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By Shannon Hale
(2006)
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Teen girl homesteads alone in Newbery Honor book.
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By Kirby Larson
(2006)
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Newbery Honor book about a smart Southern tomboy in 1899.
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By Jacqueline Kelly
(2009)
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Inspiring, educational immigrant story told in free verse.
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By Thanhha Lai
(2011)
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Feisty heroine provides eye-opening look at colonial India.
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By Gloria Whelan
(2011)
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Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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Women rule in this slightly soapy construction reality show.
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Network: HGTV
(2010)
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Earnest sports biopic tugs at heart despite clichés.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2011)

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