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Heartless Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Queen of Hearts origin story is fanciful, not too dark.
By Marissa Meyer
(2016)
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Bunnicula TV Poster Image
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age 7+
TV series tweaks book bunny's stories with gentle scares.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2016)
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Star vs. the Forces of Evil TV Poster Image
age 7+
Intergalactic adventures, skirmishes mark simplistic series.
Network: Disney XD
(2015)
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The Sims 4 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Complex, realistic life simulator includes sexuality, death.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2014)
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Super Mario 3D World Game Poster Image
age 7+
Fantastic platform adventure is fun for the whole family.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
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Cinder: The Lunar Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Cinderella as a futuristic cyborg. Pretty cool.
By Marissa Meyer
(2012)
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The Young Victoria Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Queen's biopic is more tender romance than historical saga.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Princess Protection Program Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet Disney tale has great messages about friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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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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H2O: Just Add Water TV Poster Image
age 7+
Aussie mermaids send positive messages to tweens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2008)
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A Cinderella Story Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Funny and sweet update of the Cinderella tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Outsiders Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Story of ostracized kid a timeless fave of teens, preteens.
By S. E. Hinton
(1967)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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The Scorpion King Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Action movie prequel has lots of death and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Chicken Run Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Charming animated escape tale has some peril, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Princess Mononoke Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Epic, compelling, and violent anime classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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