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How to be Popular Book Poster Image
age 12+
Predictable book with a positive point; tweens OK.
By Meg Cabot
(2006)
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Drumline Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding cast, great message, strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Witness Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Confusing yet compelling tale of racism.
By Karen Hesse
(2004)
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The Simpsons: Hit & Run Game Poster Image
age 12+
A tamer, sillier alternative to Grand Theft Auto.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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Tony Hawk's Underground Game Poster Image
age 12+
Skateboarding game, now with story mode.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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Let Go Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Confessional pop-rock, catchy tunes tap into teen angst.
By Avril Lavigne
(2002)
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The Prince and Me Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Good acting saves unoriginal Cinderella story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Hitchhiker's Guide Series, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
The acme of British science-fiction humor.
By Douglas Adams
(2005)
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Little Shop of Horrors Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Comic book creepiness, jazzy tunes, and fab cast.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Songs About Jane Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Not groundbreaking, but a solid listen.
By Maroon 5
(2002)
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense, powerful Holocaust book offers unique perspective.
By John Boyne
(2006)
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Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood Book Poster Image
age 12+
More girl self-discovery in teen series' third.
By Ann Brashares
(2005)
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Get Smart Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Silly and fun, but edgier than the classic TV series.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Poodle Hat Music Poster Image
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age 12+
All-for-fun rock, pop, and rap parodies.
By Weird Al Yankovic
(2003)
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2001: A Space Odyssey Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece is still relevant.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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Need for Speed Underground 2 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent game is a bit too racy for young kids.
Platforms: Nintendo GameCube
(2004)
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Julie of the Wolves Book Poster Image
age 12+
Thought-provoking saga of Inuit girl adopted by wolf pack.
By Jean Craighead George
(1972)
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Mrs. Doubtfire Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
You'll laugh, you'll cry. Best divorce movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Big Fish Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Delightful, sad father-son story for teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Star Fox: Assault Game Poster Image
age 12+
A kid-friendlier shooter.
Platforms: Nintendo GameCube
(2005)
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