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To Kill a Mockingbird Book Poster Image
age 12+
Stunning classic examines racism -- and justice.
By Harper Lee
(1960)
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City of Bones: The Mortal Instruments, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Exciting start to teen fantasy series in urban setting.
By Cassandra Clare
(2007)
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The Simpsons TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, fast-paced cartoon with edgy humor.
Network: Fox
(1989)
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Double Love: Sweet Valley High, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Series revamp is the same mix of catty and cheesy.
By Francine Pascal
(2008)
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The Hunger Games, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Exciting, provocative tale of lethal reality show.
By Suzanne Collins
(2008)
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To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
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A Stone in My Hand Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense story of Palestinian family in Gaza Strip in 1989.
By Cathryn Clinton
(2010)
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Fame (2009) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Teen musical remake has edgy content for a PG movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Step Up 3-D Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun dance routines are best part of otherwise boring movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Zumba Fitness 2 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Dance/fitness series makes big improvements but teen music.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
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The Immaculate Collection Music Poster Image
age 12+
Anthology showcases superstar's danceable hits.
By Madonna
(1989)
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Dance Academy TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Realistic Aussie drama explores teen issues like dating.
Network: TeenNick
(2012)
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Friends with Boys Book Poster Image
age 12+
Charming tale of high school jitters, with a ghostly twist.
By Faith Erin Hicks
(2012)
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Mama, I Want to Sing! Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Preachy musical has few surprises, not enough songs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Under the Mesquite Book Poster Image
age 12+
Latina teen faces mom's cancer in award-winning verse novel.
By Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(2011)
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I Capture the Castle Book Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating story of teen's eccentric English family.
By Dodie Smith
(2003)
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Step Up Revolution Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Dance movie is formulaic but boasts some fun sequences.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Tattoo School TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Serious tattoo art in a slightly gritty atmosphere.
Network: TLC
(2012)
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The Year of the Beasts Book Poster Image
age 12+
Prose and comics mix in intense tale of sibling rivalry.
By Cecil Castellucci
(2012)
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Breaking Pointe TV Poster Image
age 12+
Intensity, drama mark eye-opening ballet reality series.
Network: CW
(2012)
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