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Under the Mesquite Book Poster Image
age 12+
Latina teen faces mom's cancer in award-winning verse novel.
By Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(2011)
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Texas Multi Mamas TV Poster Image
age 13+
Milder than Housewives, but still catty.
Network: WE
(2011)
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Sense and Sensibility Book Poster Image
age 14+
Classic novel is rich in romance and humor.
By Jane Austen
(1811)
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The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts Book Poster Image
age 15+
Provocative memoir blends history with legend.
By Maxine Hong Kingston
(1975)
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The Lily Pond Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Emotional story of Jewish refugee children continues.
By Annika Thor
(2011)
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A Tale Dark and Grimm Book Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting, funny, violent, and touching Hansel & Gretel tale.
By Adam Gidwitz
(2010)
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La Leyenda de la Llorona Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Highly original kids' ghost story with scares and subtitles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Wildwood: The Wildwood Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting enchanted forest adventure to save baby brother.
By Colin Meloy
(2011)
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Jessie TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Funny, family oriented series has some stereotyping.
Network: Disney Channel
(2011)
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My Life So Far Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Endearing, mild coming-of-age tale in 1920s Scotland.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Penderwicks at Point Mouette Book Poster Image
age 9+
Old-fashioned charmer will appeal to the whole family.
By Jeanne Birdsall
(2011)
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Ringer TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Troubled twin sisters serve as doubly iffy role models.
Network: CW
(2011)
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The 5th Quarter Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Football tearjerker may be too intense for younger viewers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Hanna's Gold Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Teen treasure hunt shows drinking with consequences.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Skippyjon Jones: Class Action Book Poster Image
age 4+
The Chihuahua-wannabe kitty-boy goes to a school for dogs.
By Judy Schachner
(2011)
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One Day and One Amazing Morning on Orange Street Book Poster Image
age 8+
Orange tree draws a neighborhood together in unique story.
By Joanne Rocklin
(2011)
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Double Fudge Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Hilarious, willful Fudge meets his match.
By Judy Blume
(2002)
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Fudge-a-Mania Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Funny, realistic family takes Fudge on vacation.
By Judy Blume
(1990)
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Al Capone Shines My Shoes: A Tale from Alcatraz, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 11+
Moose's ties to Al Capone deepen in engaging sequel.
By Gennifer Choldenko
(2009)
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Frogs and Toads: Max's Magical Journey Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet Dutch adventure story follows kids exploring nature.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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