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Where the Red Fern Grows Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tearjerker about country boy and his hound dogs.
By Wilson Rawls
(1961)
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Treasure Planet Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Outer-space pirate treasure hunt lots of fun; fab animation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Peter Pan (2003) Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Charming live-action tale has intense peril, some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Chop Socky Chooks TV Poster Image
age 9+
Bizarre action 'toon mixes violence, stereotypes.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2008)
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Operation Dumbo Drop Movie Poster Image
age 9+
A harmless, if mostly charmless, movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Into the Pride TV Poster Image
age 9+
Man's perilous life with lions raises issue of conservation.
Network: Animal Planet
(2009)
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Rango Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Guns and deep thoughts make this best for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Adventures of Tintin Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Whirlwind animated adventure is a visual treat for tweens.
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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America the Wild with Casey Anderson TV Poster Image
age 9+
Informative wildlife series about elusive animals.
Network: NatGeoWild
(2012)
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Ice Island Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Tense adventure as dogsled run becomes race for survival.
By Sherry Shahan
(2012)
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Neversink Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Epic story of a brave puffin fighting to save his homeland.
By Barry Wolverton
(2012)
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The Boy and the Pirates Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Time-travel pirate adventure with boy hero, guns, swords.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
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Malcolm at Midnight Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting story of misunderstood rat who becomes a hero.
By W.H. Beck
(2012)
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Under Wildwood: The Wildwood Chronicles, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Whimsical fantasy sequel falls short of original.
By Colin Meloy
(2012)
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Frontier Earth Presented by Walmart TV Poster Image
age 9+
Unusual animals are educational, but some are harmed or die.
Network: Animal Planet
(2012)
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Delhi Safari Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Uneven and unnecessarily intense talking-animal tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Return to the Willows Book Poster Image
age 9+
Rollicking sequel delightfully true to classic original.
By Jacqueline Kelly
(2012)
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Virals: Book 1 Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Exciting story of murder-solving heroine with superpowers.
By Kathy Reichs
(2010)
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Alchemy ~ Genetics App Poster Image
age 9+
Kids create crazy animal combos in fun but repetitive app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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