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Yu-Gi-Oh! TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Card game-turned-TV show for gradeschoolers.
Network: WB
(2001)
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Spirited Away Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Magnificent movie with scary creatures and a strong heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Catch That Kid Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Painfully bad. A real head-scratcher.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Action comedy has some cartoonish violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 9+
More infomercial than movie. For series fans only.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Rules Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Girl connects with brother who has autism in moving tale.
By Cynthia Lord
(2006)
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National Treasure Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Historical adventure is a fun romp for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Bad Beginning: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
A cliff-hanging orphan adventure wrapped in black humor.
By Lemony Snicket
(1999)
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I Am David Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Beautiful, gentle adaptation of classic novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Xiaolin Showdown TV Poster Image
age 9+
Unlikely plots and martial arts clichés.
Network: WB
(2003)
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F-Zero TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Farfetched heroes are too intense for little kids.
Network: Fox
(2004)
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Dinosaur King TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Card-game-based anime has too many fierce battles.
Network: CW
(2007)
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters TV Poster Image
age 9+
Oh no! Another subpar show based on a card game.
Network: Fox
(2006)
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Maniac Magee Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Exciting, moving story explores racism, myth making.
By Jerry Spinelli
(1990)
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The Hobbit Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Brilliantly written, inventive pre-LOTR tale.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1937)
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Number the Stars Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Stirring tale of girl who smuggles Jews to safety in WWII.
By Lois Lowry
(1989)
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Book Poster Image
age 9+
A classic that both adults and kids love.
By Lewis Carroll
(1865)
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The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy Book Poster Image
age 9+
Sisters romp through summer in old-fashioned charmer.
By Jeanne Birdsall
(2005)
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Get Ed TV Poster Image
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age 9+
A dizzy cyber chase that lacks common sense.
Network: Freeform, Toon Disney
(2005)
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Where the Red Fern Grows Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tearjerker about country boy and his hound dogs.
By Wilson Rawls
(1961)
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