Cinderella (1950) - When Cinderella's cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother.
"'He believed the dog was immortal.' So begins Susan Orlean's sweeping, powerfully moving story of Rin Tin Tin's journey from orphaned puppy to movie star and international icon. From the moment in 1918 when Corporal Lee Duncan discovers Rin Tin Tin on a World War I battlefield, he recognizes something in the pup that he needs to share with the world.
Holes - great for a re-read in middle school...the kids pick up so many things that they missed when they read it in earlier grades.
The Holiday is such a sweep-you-off-your-feet kind of romantic comedy. One of the absolute family favorites