All Reviews

age 12+
 
Stunning classic examines racism -- and justice.
By Harper Lee
(1960)
age 12+
 
Exciting, provocative tale of lethal reality show.
By Suzanne Collins
(2008)
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age 12+
 
Bigger and badder than No. 1, but still a blast.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
age 12+
 
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
On DVD/Streaming
(2001)
age 12+
 
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
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age 12+
 
Fantastic, inspiring baseball drama covers all its bases.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Uplifting but cliched film has great songs, bland story.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Sharecropper boy finds hope, dignity amid racism, hardship.
By William H. Armstrong
(1969)
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age 12+
 
Lyrical story of young boy questioning religion, morality.
By Rudolfo Anaya
(1972)
age 12+
 
Action-packed series reboot has lots to offer Spidey fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
age 12+
 
Exciting series gets personal with Boone accused of theft.
By John Grisham
(2012)
age 12+
 
Campy '90s tale still delights, but expect some violence.
Network: ABC, Discovery Family Channel
(2012)
age 12+
 
Intensity, drama mark eye-opening ballet reality series.
Network: CW
(2012)
age 12+
 
Mother and daughter team up to write fun, modern fairy tale.
By Jodi Picoult, Samantha Van Leer
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Sitcom's take on gender roles is fun for tweens, teens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Superb puzzler is a smart treat for kids and their parents.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Sober historical drama tells valuable tale with some death.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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age 12+
 
Gripping, heartfelt coming-of-age tale sure to hook teens.
By Matthew Quick
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Exciting sci-fi action and warm father-son bonding.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 12+
 
Inspiring Bully sequel stresses power of standing up.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2013)

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