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Thirteen Days Movie Poster Image
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Superb film about Cuban missile crisis, best for older kids.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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For Whom the Bell Tolls Book Poster Image
age 14+
Profound novel offers brutal view of Spanish Civil War.
By Ernest Hemingway
(1940)
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The Scarlet Letter Book Poster Image
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Classic novel of American religion, morality, and hypocrisy.
By Nathaniel Hawthorne
(1850)
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The Good Earth Book Poster Image
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Gritty, moving tale of couple in turn-of-the century China.
By Pearl S. Buck
(1931)
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Black Boy Book Poster Image
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Moving autobiography reveals brutality of Jim Crow South.
By Richard Wright
(2007)
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Ropin' the Wind Music Poster Image
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Garth's crossover blockbuster still strong decades later.
By Garth Brooks
(1991)
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The Latino List: Vol. 2 TV Poster Image
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Second volume profiles more strong Latino mentors.
Network: HBO
(2012)
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Gris Grimly's Frankenstein Book Poster Image
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Illustrated version puts fresh, surreal spin on classic.
By Mary Shelley
(2013)
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Shakespeare in Bits: Julius Caesar App Poster Image
age 14+
Accessible app brings the Bard to life with animation, text.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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Divided We Fall, Book 1 Book Poster Image
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Provocative military tale asks tough patriotism questions.
By Trent Reedy
(2014)
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Roots Movie Poster Image
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Classic miniseries is essential viewing for mature teens.
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(Release Year: 1977)
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Anna and the Swallow Man Book Poster Image
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Exquisite tale of Polish girl in WWII shows horrors of war.
By Gavriel Savit
(2016)
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Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport Movie Poster Image
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Inspiring docu retells kids' poignant escape from Nazis.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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When We Were Kings Movie Poster Image
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Thrilling boxing docu covers race, politics; some profanity.
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(Release Year: 1997)
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The Champions Movie Poster Image
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Profoundly moving docu about dog rescue and recovery.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation Book Poster Image
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Intense, stellar adaptation of classic sci-fi/fantasy novel.
By Damian Duffy
(2017)
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Ida Movie Poster Image
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Ida
age 14+
Intense drama, unforgettable story of post-Holocaust Poland.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Vietnam War Movie Poster Image
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Outstanding docu is insightful, objective, and violent.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Blood Water Paint Book Poster Image
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Teen artist fights rapist in riveting tale of 1610 Rome.
By Joy McCullough
(2018)
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A Tale of Two Cities Book Poster Image
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Immortal romance is set against violent French Revolution.
By Charles Dickens
(1894)
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