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Like a River Glorious: Gold Seer Trilogy, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Tense Gold Rush tale shows harsh reality of slavery.
By Rae Carson
(2016)
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Flamecaster: Shattered Realms, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Absorbing fantasy romance full of spies and palace intrigue.
By Cinda Williams Chima
(2016)
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Fat Princess Adventures Game Poster Image
age 13+
Un-PC violent action game has fun, accessible humor, play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
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Walk on Earth a Stranger: Gold Seer Trilogy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Girl hides as boy for harrowing journey west in taut tale.
By Rae Carson
(2015)
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A Long Way Off Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Faith-based family drama uses excess to teach lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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FarmVille 2: Country Escape App Poster Image
age 13+
Fun farm sim remix requires patience; watch in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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Hay Day App Poster Image
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age 13+
Farming sim has lots of features but slow progression.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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Cowspiracy Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Provocative docu has some graphic scenes of animal cruelty.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Iron King Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Magical fantasy blends science, magic, and Shakespeare.
By Julie Kagawa
(2010)
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Fable: The Journey Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun fantasy actioner marred by troublesome motion controls.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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War Horse Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Spielberg's sweeping horse drama is beautiful but intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Get Low Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Quiet character study is stellar but won't appeal to kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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FarmVille Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Popular farming sim needs Facebook friends or cash to grow.
Platforms: Facebook
(2009)
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Bless the Beasts & Children Book Poster Image
age 13+
Misfit teens rebel at a Western summer camp in YA classic.
By Glendon Swarthout
(1970)
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Seabiscuit Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
An inspiring story for teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Twelve Mile Road Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Uneven faith-based family melodrama has heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Murphy's Romance Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Winning, sweet-natured '80s romcom has profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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Son in Law Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Dated '90s Pauly Shore comedy; frequent sexual references.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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