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The Theory of Everything Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Hawking's brilliant mind comes to life in thoughtful drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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codeSpark Academy App Poster Image
age 5+
Visual code meets story-based game; kids learn by doing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Life Is Strange Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Adventure focuses on power, consequences of second chances.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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All the Bright Places Book Poster Image
age 14+
Compelling teen romance tackles suicide, finds hope.
By Jennifer Niven
(2015)
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The Wind Rises Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lovely, contemplative tale of famed aeronautical engineer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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My Little Pony: Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship tale has positive messages; some sinister parts.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Fed Up Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Informative, engrossing docu about saying no to sugar.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Earth to Luna TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Exuberant kid shares scientific curiosity with others.
Network: Universal Kids
(2014)
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Red Band Society TV Poster Image
age 13+
Likable teens tackle tough circumstances in moving dramedy.
Network: Fox
(2014)
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Bears Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Some tense moments in Disney's nature documentary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Annedroids TV Poster Image
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age 5+
STEM learning, positive role models in well-rounded series.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2013)
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We Were Liars Book Poster Image
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age 13+
A privileged life goes askew in haunting summer mystery.
By E. Lockhart
(2014)
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Tumble Leaf TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Vibrant preschool series teaches about science through play.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2014)
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To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Sassy sisters steal the show in well-told romantic read.
By Jenny Han
(2014)
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Silicon Valley TV Poster Image
age 16+
Cheeky, crass tech comedy nails (male) geek culture.
Network: HBO
(2014)
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The 100 TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Violent dystopian drama with strong female role model.
Network: CW
(2014)
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Ever After High Website Poster Image
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age 6+
Fluffy fairy-tale site thankfully light on sales pitches.
URL: http://www.everafterhigh.com/en-us
(2014)
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Blue Is the Warmest Color Movie Poster Image
age 18+
Heavy French drama with explicit sex, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 17+
Enhanced version of mature, violent adventure game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
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The Spectacular Now Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Poignant teen drama doesn't shy away from alcohol or sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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