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The Great American Dust Bowl Book Poster Image
age 12+
Evocative illustrated nonfiction, great for history buffs.
By Don Brown
(2013)
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Mech Mice Tactics Game Poster Image
age 12+
Fun fantasy strategy game for kids is combat-heavy.
Platforms: Windows
(2013)
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After Earth Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Exciting sci-fi action and warm father-son bonding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Autodesk Digital STEAM Applied Mechanics App Poster Image
age 12+
Uneven mini-games let kids grapple with mechanics concepts.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Boxers & Saints Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Exciting graphic-novel set is powerful historical fiction.
By Gene Luen Yang
(2013)
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Yukon Gold TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Gold mining reality features rough-and-tough guys.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2013)
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Joe Rogan Questions Everything TV Poster Image
age 12+
Joker studies phenomena with humor and salty lingo.
Network: Syfy
(2013)
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The Belstone Fox Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
'70s drama about fox-dog friendship has very intense scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Moone Boy TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Irish comedy has drinking and cursing but sweet family ties.
Network: Hulu
(2012)
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45 Pounds (More or Less) Book Poster Image
age 12+
Painful, relatable look at teen's family and diet struggles.
By K.A. Barson
(2013)
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The Apprentices: The Apothecary Series, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
New villains seek A-bomb in exciting Apothecary sequel.
By Maile Meloy
(2013)
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In the Shadow of Blackbirds Book Poster Image
age 12+
Spine-tingling ghost story haunts long after reading.
By Cat Winters
(2013)
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Life Below Zero TV Poster Image
age 12+
Rugged Alaskan lifestyle reality with hunting and language.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2013)
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The Lucy Variations Book Poster Image
age 12+
Rich teen piano prodigy manages pressure, older crushes.
By Sara Zarr
(2013)
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Resale Royalty TV Poster Image
age 12+
Refreshingly real clan anchors mild fashion reality show.
Network: Style Network
(2013)
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Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fascinating Herzog documentary about Siberian trappers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Naked Castaway TV Poster Image
age 12+
Informative survival series has nudity and graphic hunting.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2013)
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SkySafari App Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful astronomy resource is rich with information.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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Stellarium Mobile Sky Map App Poster Image
age 12+
Mobile planetarium brings night sky up close, beautifully.
Devices: Android
(2013)
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Mobile Observatory App Poster Image
age 12+
Impressive tool for stargazing, learning about astronomy.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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