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Tinker Bell and the Secret of the Wings Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Centers on sisterhood and family, with a wee bit of peril.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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See Dad Run TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Sitcom's take on gender roles is fun for tweens, teens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
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Confessions of a Murder Suspect Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen must prove she didn't kill parents in taut thriller.
By James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
(2012)
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Revolution TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Post-apocalyptic adventure balances violence, family themes.
Network: NBC
(2012)
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Ungifted Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Wacky mayhem fills tale of troublemaker in genius academy.
By Gordon Korman
(2012)
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Sleeping Dogs Game Poster Image
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age 18+
High-adrenaline adventure packed with blood, sex, and drugs.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
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My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic: Royal Pony Wedding Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet story has happy messages but a bit of conflict, too.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Monument 14 Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Suspenseful survival story will grip teen readers.
By Emmy Laybourne
(2012)
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The Wishing Spell: The Land of Stories, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Captivating, imaginative story of kids in fairy-tale world.
By Chris Colfer
(2012)
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Gravity Falls TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Clever sibling story has some spooky stuff for kids.
Network: Disney Channel
(2012)
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Man on a Ledge Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Taut heist thriller is better than lame title suggests.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Insurgent: Divergent, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Excellent dystopian sequel is terrifically twisty, intense.
By Veronica Roth
(2012)
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City of Lost Souls: The Mortal Instruments, Book 5 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Bloody bestselling fantasy series gets steamier.
By Cassandra Clare
(2012)
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The Stonekeeper: Amulet, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Tragic events kick off action-packed graphic novel fantasy.
By Kazu Kibuishi
(2008)
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My Side of the Mountain Book Poster Image
age 10+
Gripping, inspiring wilderness-survival adventure.
By Jean Craighead George
(1959)
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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood TV Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful anime explores mature themes with some gore.
Network: Adult Swim
(2010)
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Doc McStuffins TV Poster Image
age 4+
Excellent preschool series has positive messages for kids.
Network: Disney Junior
(2012)
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Wonder Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Moving tale of facially different boy with inner beauty.
By R.J. Palacio
(2012)
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Junie B. Jones Series Book Poster Image
age 6+
Junie B. Jones brings good fun and laughs to early readers.
By Barbara Park
(1992)
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Lab Rats TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Great messages and lots of fun in family-friendly comedy.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
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