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Author Book Title
Adams, Richard Watership Down
Avi Poppy
Coville, Katherine The Cottage in the Woods
Fan, Nancy Yi Swordbird
Fiedler, Lisa Mouseheart
Graham, Kenneth The Wind In the Willows
Hunter, Erin Warriors: Into the Wild (first in a series)
Iserles, Inbali The Tygrine Cat
Jacques, Brian Redwall (first in a series)
Jones, Allan Trundle's Quest
King-Smith, Dick Martin's Mice
  Three Terrible Trins
Lasky, Kathryn The Capture (first in a series)
  Lone Wolf (first in a series)
Lisle, Janet Taylor Highway Cats
Marentette, Meghan The Stowaways
McAllister, Margaret I. Urchin of the Riding Stars (first in a series)
Michael, Livi City of Dogs
O'Brien, Robert C. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Oppel, Kenneth Silverwing (first in a series)
Perkins, Lynne Rae Nuts to You
Pratchett, Terry The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents
Pryce, Trevor An Army of Frogs
Said, S.F. Varjack Paw
Seidler, Tor Mean Margaret
  A Rat's Tale
Sharp, Margery The Rescuers (first in a series)
Steig, William Abel's Island
Sutherland, Tui The Menagerie
Voight, Cynthia Young Fredle
Watts, Frances The Secret of the Ginger Mice


Author Book Title
Berry, Julie Secondhand Charm
Boylan, Jennifer Finney Falcon Quinn and the Black Mirror
Bruchac, Joesph Dragon Castle
Colfer, Eoin Artemis Fowl (first in a series)
Coville, Bruce The Dragonslayers
  Into the Land of the Unicorns (first in trilogy)
  Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
Cowell, Cressida How to Train Your Dragon (first in a series)
D'Lacey, Chris The Fire Within ( first in series)
Downer, Ann Hatching Magic
Drake, Salamanda Dragonsdale
Fletcher, Susan Dragon's Milk
Forward, Toby Dragonborn
Funke, Cornelia Dragon Rider
George, Jessica Day Dragon Slippers
Haskell, Merrie Handbook for Dragon Slayers
Houts, Michelle Winterfrost
Ibbotson, Eva The Abominables
  The Ogre of Oglefort
Jinks, Catherine How to Catch a Bogle
Johnson, Gillian Thora
Klimo, Kate The Dragon in the Sock Drawer
Knudsen, Michelle The Dragon of Trelian
Lake, A.J. The Coming of Dragons (first in a series)
LaFevers, R.L. Flight of the Phoenix
Matthews, Patrick Dragon Run
Nielsen, Jennifer Elliot and the Goblin War
Paul, Donita Dragonspell
Reeve, Philip Goblins
Roberts, Laura Peyton Green
Selfors, Suzanne To Catch a Mermaid
  The Sasquatch Escape ( first in a series)
Snow, Alan Here be Monsters!
Sutherland, Tui The Dragonet Prophecy (first in a series)
  The Menagerie
Thomson, Sarah L. Dragon's Egg
Yolen, Jane Dragon's Blood (first in  a trilogy)

Magic Adventure Fantasy

Author Book Title
Abbott, Tony Kringle
Alexander, Lloyd Time Cat
Babbit, Natalie Tuck Everlasting
Bach, Shelby Of Giants and Ice
Banks, Angela Finding Serendipity
Baucom, Ian Through the Skylight
Bosch, Pseudonymous Bad Magic
Colfer, Chris Wishing Spell
Collins, Suzanne Gregor the Overlander (first in a series)
Cooper, Susn The Dark Is Rising (first in a series)
Coville, Bruce Jennifer Murdley's Toad
Always October
Dahl, Roald James and the Giant Peach
Dale, Anna Magical Mischief
Downey, Jen Swann The Ninja Librarians: The Accidental Keyhand
Eager, Edward Half Magic (first in a series)
Foxlee, Karen Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
Funaro, Gregory Alistar Grim's Odditorium
Funke, Cornelia Ghost Knight
Gilman, Laura Anne The Camelot Spell (first in the Grail Quest series)
Hagen, George Gabriel Finley and the Raven's Riddle
Haig, Matt Samuel Blink and the Forbidden Forest (series)
Johnson, Jane The Secret Country (first in a series)
Jones, Diana Wynne Chronicles of Crestomanci
Kerr, Philip The Akhenaten Adventure (first in series)
Kessler, Liz Philippa  Fisher's Fairy Godsister (first in a series)
  Tail of Emily Windsnap (first in a series)
Lairamore, Dawn Ivy's Ever After
Littlewood, Kathryn Bliss
Moloney, James The Book of Lies
Morgan, Genevieve The Fog of Forgetting
Mull, Brandon The Candy Shop War
  A World Without Heroes
Neff, Henry The Hound of Rowan
Nix, Garth Trouble Twisters (first in a series)
Norton, Mary The Borrowers (first in  a series)
O'Dell, Kathleen The Aviary
Oliver, Lauren Liesl & Po
Peck, Dale The Drift House
Raabe, Emily Lost Children of the Far Islands
Rex, Adam Cold Cereal
Riley, James Story Thieves
Rodda, Emily The Golden Door
Saunders, Kate Whizz Pop Chocolate Shop
Scott, Michael The Magician ( first in a series)
Selfors, Suzanne Fortune's Magic Farm
Smith, Jennifer The Storm Makers
Stanley, Diane The Silver Bowl
Stephens, John The Emerald Atlas
Umansky, Kate Clover Twig and the Magical Cottage
Ursu, Anne Breadcrumbs
White, J.A. The Thickety
Wilson, N.D. The Dragon's Tooth (First in a series)

Mythological Fantasy

Author Book Title
Anders, Lou Frostborn
Armstrong, Kelly Loki's Wolves
Abouzeid, Chris Anatopsis
Baron, T.A. Atlantis Rising
Collins, Ross Medusa Jones
Coville, Bruce Juliet Dove, Queen of Love
Deming, Sarah Iris, Messenger
Farmer, Nancy The Sea of Trolls
Golding, Julia Secret of the Sirens (first in a series)
Hennesy, Carolyn Pandora Gets Jealous
Holub, Joan Athena the Brain (first in a series)
Hoover, P.J. Tut: The Story of my Immortal Life
Johnson-Shelton, Nils The Invisible Tower
Kirby, Matthew Icefall
McQuerry, Maureen Beyond the Door (first in a series)
Mebus, Scott Gods of Manhattan (first in a series)
Northrup, Michael Book of the Dead
O'Hearn, Kate Pegasus; Flame of Olympus
Riordan, Rick The Lightning Thief (first in a series)
  The Lost Hero (first in a series)
  The Red Pyramid (first in a series)
Salerni, Dianne K. The Eighth Day
Springer, Nancy Dusssie
Stanley, Diane The Chosen Prince
Stroud, Jonathan Heroes of the Valley
Ursu, Anne The Shadow Thieves (first in a series)

Secondary World Fantasy

Author Book Title
Alexander, Lloyd The Book of Three (first in a series)
Alexander, William Goblin Secrets
Bachman, Stefan The Peculiar
Baker, E.D. The Frog Princess (first in a series)
A Question of Magic
Barnhill, Kelly Regan The Witch's Boy
Berkeley, Jon The Palace of Laughter
Buckley, Michael The Sisters Grimm (first of the Fairy Tale Detectives)
Burgis, Stephanie Kat, Incorrigible
Chainani, Soman The School for Good and Evil
Coombs, Kate The Runaway Princess
Coville, Bruce Thor's Wedding Day
Creech, Sharon The Castle Corona
Divakaruni, Chitra The Conch Bearer
Donaldson, Julia The Giants and the Joneses
Durham, Paul The Luck Uglies
Funke, Cornelia Inkheart (first in a trilogy)
George, Jessica Day Tuesdays at the Castle
Hale, Shannon Princess Academy
The Storybook of Legends
Hardinge, Frances Fly by Night
Hartley, A.J. Darwen Arkwright and the Peregrine Pact
Haskell, Merrie The Princess Curse
Haydon, Elizabeth The Floating Island
Healy, Christopher The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom
Ibbotson, Eva The Secret of Platform 13
Johnson, Jaleigh The Mark of the Dragonfly
Johnstone, Ian The Bell between the Worlds
Kingsley, Kaza Erec Rex: The Dragon's Eye (first in a series)
Langrish, Katherine Troll Fell ( first in a trilogy)
Levin, Gail Carson
Fairy Dust and the Quest for the Egg
Lewis, C.S.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (first in a series)

Lisle, Holly The Ruby Key
Llewellyn, Sam Lyonesse
McGraw, Eloise Jarvis The Moorchild
McKinley, Robin The Blue Sword
The Hero and the Crown
McMann, Lisa The Unwanteds ( first in a series)
Meloy, Colin Wildwood (first in a trilogy)
Messenger, Shannon Keeper of the Lost Cities (first in a series)
Mull, Brandon Wild Born ( first in the Spirit Animals series)
Nimmo, Jenny Midnight for Charlie Bone (first in a series)
Oliver, Lauren The Spindlers
Park, Linda Archer's Quest
Pierce, Tamora

First Test (first in a series)

Pratchett, Terry The Wee Free Men (first in a trilogy)
Prineas, Sarah Winterling (first in a trilogy)
Richards, Jasmine The Book of Wonders
Rubino-Bradway, Caitlen Ordinary Magic
Ruby, Laura The Wall and the Wing
Shurtliff, Liesl

Rump: the true story of Rumpelstiltskin

Stewart, Paul Beyond the Deep Woods (first in a trilogy)
Stroud, Jonathan The Amulet of Samarkand (first in a trilogy)
Urse, Anne The Real Boy
Vande Velde, Vivian Frogged
Wrede, Patricia Dealing With Dragons (first in a series)
Yep, Laurence City of Fire (first in a trilogy)
Yolen, Jane The Hostage Prince
Zahler, Diane Princess of the Wild Swans
Sleeping Beauty's Daughters

Witchcraft and Wizardry

Author Book Title
Black, Holly The Iron Trial (first in a series)
Blackwood, Sage Jinx (first in a series)
Dahl, Roald The Witches
Desplechin, Marie Poor Little Witch Girl
Duane, Diane So You Want To Be A Wizard?( first in a series)
French, Vivian The Robe of Skulls
Hahn, Mary Downing Witch Catcher
Hayter, Rhonda The Witchy Worries of Abbie Adams
Ibbotson, Eva Not Just a Witch
  Which Witch?
Jones, Diana Wynn

Howl's Moving Castle
Witch's Business

Kladstrup, Kristin Garden Princess
Le Guin, Ursula A Wizard of Earthsea
Lowe, Natasha The Power of Poppy Pendle
  The Courage of Cat Campbell
Lubar, David Wizards of the Game
McGann, Erika The Demon Notebook
Prineas, Sarah The Magic Thief
Rowling, J. K.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (first in a series)

Sage, Angie Magyk (first in the Septimus Heap series)
  Pathfinder ( first in the TodHunter Moon series)
Vande Velde, Vivian

Three Good Deeds
Wizard at Work

Welsh, M.L. Mistress of the Storm