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Beastly Bones: Jackaby, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Second fun, supernatural mystery has larger dose of fantasy.
By William Ritter
(2015)
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Miss Potter Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
More about social pressure than Peter Rabbit.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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A Stone in My Hand Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense story of Palestinian family in Gaza Strip in 1989.
By Cathryn Clinton
(2010)
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The Young Victoria Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Queen's biopic is more tender romance than historical saga.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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The Music Never Stopped Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Music brings family back together in moving drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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American Colony: Meet the Hutterites TV Poster Image
age 12+
Inside look at religious group has some swearing, alcohol.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2012)
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Copperhead Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Civil War drama may raise questions about history.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The March Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Docu traces crucial moment in U.S. civil rights history.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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myHistro Website Poster Image
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age 12+
Multimedia time line site puts kids on the map.
URL: http://www.myhistro.com
(2013)
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Chantress, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Strong heroine + exciting finish = fine tween/teen fantasy.
By Amy Butler Greenfield
(2013)
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Big History TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Get the big picture in sometimes-violent fact-based series.
Network: History
(2013)
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The True Adventures of Nicolo Zen Book Poster Image
age 12+
Solid historical fiction, great for classical music lovers.
By Nicholas Christopher
(2014)
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A Death-Struck Year Book Poster Image
age 12+
Historic flu epidemic seen through eyes of strong teen girl.
By Makiia Lucier
(2014)
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Always Emily Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Fact, fiction entangled in lively Brontë sisters mystery.
By Michaela MacColl
(2014)
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Cantinflas Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Showbiz tale about legendary Mexican actor is mostly tame.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Maid of Deception: Maids of Honor, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Sequel trades action for romance, loses some charm.
By Jennifer McGowan
(2014)
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All Fall Down: Embassy Row, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Thriller full of glamour, intrigue may hook tweens, teens.
By Ally Carter
(2015)
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Against the Sun Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Teamwork and hope in intense WWII lifeboat drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Woman in Gold Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Helen Mirren is best part of fact-based historical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Weird U.S. TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Duo crisscrosses the country exploring bizarre folklore.
Network: History
(2004)
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