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Robotboy TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Robot's firepower makes show iffy for kids.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
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Little People, Big World TV Poster Image
age 8+
An incredible family -- little and big.
Network: TLC
(2006)
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Screech Owls TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Live-action Scooby-Doo at a hockey rink.
Network: Discovery Kids
(2001)
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Hannah Montana TV Poster Image
age 8+
A rock princess/girl-next-door made for tweens.
Network: Disney Channel
(2006)
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Trading Spaces TV Poster Image
age 8+
Home makeover on the cheap is fun for all.
Network: TLC
(2000)
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Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls: Moving Day Book Poster Image
age 8+
Cabot for tweens introduces a spunky heroine.
By Meg Cabot
(2008)
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Yakkity Yak TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Ugly, bizarre cartoon for grade schoolers and up.
Network: Nicktoons
(2002)
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The Cramp  Twins TV Poster Image
age 8+
Sibling rivalry at its ugliest.
Network: Syndicated
(2002)
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Gargoyles TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Dark, Gothic action cartoon is OK for tweens.
Network: Toon Disney
(1994)
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The Suite Life of Zack and Cody TV Poster Image
age 8+
Life is unrealistically sweet for tween boys.
Network: Disney Channel, Disney XD
(2005)
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The Secret Garden Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Great book, great adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread Book Poster Image
age 8+
Brave mouse adventure a modern classic; great read-aloud.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2004)
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The Black Stallion Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Breathtakingly beautiful, magical classic is a must-see.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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The Boy Who Could Fly Movie Poster Image
age 8+
A charming fantasy with a lot of heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Zoey 101 TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Tweens will love this fluffy California dream.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2005)
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Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls: The New Girl Book Poster Image
age 8+
More spunk and "rules" from Cabot's popular series.
By Meg Cabot
(2008)
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Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century TV Poster Image
age 8+
Sherlock Holmes battles crime in the future.
Network: WB
(1999)
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Because of Winn-Dixie Movie Poster Image
age 8+
A girl and a dog educate a small southern town.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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My Gym Partner's a Monkey TV Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoon for tweens is silly but means well.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
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Babe: Pig in the City Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Darker than the original, not for very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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