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Fantasy Stories

The Box and the Dragonfly by Ted Sanders

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANIMAL FANTASY  

Author Book Title
Adams, Richard Watership Down
Coville, Katherine The Cottage in the Woods
Fiedler, Lisa Mouseheart
Jacques, Brian Redwall (first in a series)
Lasky, Kathryn The Capture (first in a series)
Lieb, Josh Ratscalibur
Marentette, Meghan The Stowaways
Pearce, Jackson Pip Bartlett's Guide to Magical Creatures
Perkins, Lynne Rae Nuts to You
Pryce, Trevor. An Army of Frogs
Seidler, Tor Firstborn
Sloan, Holly Appleblossom the Possom
Steig, William Abel's Island
Sutherland, Tui The Menagerie
Voight, Cynthia Young Fredle
Yardi, Robin The Midnight War of Mateo Martinez
Yep, Laurence A Dragon's Guide to the Care and Feeding of Humans
Yolen, Jane Trash Mountain


IMAGINARY CREATURES 

Author Book Title
Bruchac, Joesph Dragon Castle
Coville, Bruce The Dragonslayers
  Into the Land of the Unicorns (first in trilogy)
  Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
Fletcher, Susan Dragon's Milk
Forward, Toby Dragonborn
Funke, Cornelia Dragon Rider
Haskell, Merrie Handbook for Dragon Slayers
Houts, Michelle Winterfrost
Ibbotson, Eva The Abominables
Matthews, Patrick Dragon Run
Nielsen, Jennifer Elliot and the Goblin War
Paul, Donita Dragonspell
Reeve, Philip Goblins
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
Womack, Darryl Tales of Westford: Dragons, Knights and Kings
Yolen, Jane Dragon's Blood (first in  a trilogy)


Magic Adventure Fantasy

Author Book Title
Alexander, Lloyd Time Cat
Bach, Shelby Of Giants and Ice
Banks, Angela Finding Serendipity
Baucom, Ian Through the Skylight
Beasley, Cassie Circus Mirandus
Bosch, Pseudonymous Bad Magic
Colfer, Chris Wishing Spell
Cooper, Susn The Dark Is Rising (first in a series)
Coville, Bruce Jennifer Murdley's Toad
Cushman, Karen Grayling's Song
Downey, Jen Swann The Ninja Librarians: The Accidental Keyhand
Fisher, Annabelle The Secret Destiny of Pixie Piper
Foxlee, Karen Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
Funaro, Gregory Alistar Grim's Odditorium
Funke, Cornelia Ghost Knight
Gale, Eric Kahn The Zoo at the Edge of the World
George, Kallie clover's Luck (Magical Animal Adoption Agency, book 1)
Hagen, George Gabriel Finley and the Raven's Riddle
Jonell, Lynne The Sign of the Cat
Jones, Diana Wynne Chronicles of Crestomanci
Lee, Stan The Zodiac Legacy (first in a trilogy)
Littlewood, Kathryn Bliss
Marsh, Katherine The Door by the Staircase
Mlynowski, Sarah Upside-Down Magic
Mull, Brandon A World Without Heroes
Nix, Garth Trouble Twisters (first in a series)
O'Dell, Kathleen The Aviary
Oliver, Lauren Liesl & Po
Raabe, Emily Lost Children of the Far Islands
Rex, Adam Cold Cereal
Riley, James Story Thieves
Rodda, Emily The Golden Door
Ryan, Carrie The Map to Everywhere
Sanders, Ted The Box and the Dragonfly (The Keepers, book 1)
Saunders, Kate Whizz Pop Chocolate Shop
Smith, Jennifer The Storm Makers
Smith, Sherri The Toymaker's Apprentice
Stanley, Diane The Silver Bowl (First in a trilogy)
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)
Zimmerman, Virginia The Rosemary Spell


Mythological Fantasy

Author Book Title
Abouzeid, Chris Anatopsis
Anders, Lou Frostborn
Armstrong, Kelly Loki's Wolves
Baron, T.A. Atlantis Rising
Collins, Ross Medusa Jones
Coville, Bruce Juliet Dove, Queen of Love
Deming, Sarah Iris, Messenger
Golding, Julia Secret of the Sirens (first in a series)
Hegarty, Shane The Legend Begins (Darkmouth, book 1)
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 Lost Hero (first in a series)
Salerni, Dianne K. The Eighth Day


Secondary World Fantasy

Author Book Title
Alexander, William Goblin Secrets
Anderson, Jodi Lynn My Diary from the Edge of the World
Auxier, Jonathan Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard
Bachman, Stefan The Peculiar
Barnhill, Kelly Regan The Witch's Boy
Burgis, Stephanie Kat, Incorrigible
Chainani, Soman The School for Good and Evil
Coombs, Kate The Runaway Princess
Creech, Sharon The Castle Corona
Divakaruni, Chitra The Conch Bearer
Durham, Paul The Luck Uglies
George, Jessica Day Tuesdays at the Castle
Grove, S.E. The Glass Sentence
Hale, Shannon The Storybook of Legends (First in a series0
Hardinge, Frances Fly by Night
Hartley, A.J. Darwen Arkwright and the Peregrine Pact
Healy, Christopher The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom
Johnson, Jaleigh The Mark of the Dragonfly
Johnstone, Ian The Bell between the Worlds
Larson, M.A. The Bell Between the Worlds
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)
Oliver, Lauren The Spindlers
Primavera, Elise Ms. Rapscott's Girls
Prineas, Sarah Winterling (First in a trilogy)
Richards, Jasmine The Book of Wonders
Rubino-Bradway, Caitlen Ordinary Magic
Shurtliff, Liesl

Rump: the true story of Rumpelstiltskin

Ursu, Anne The Real Boy
Vande Velde, Vivian Frogged
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)
Kladstrup, Kristin Garden Princess
Le Guin, Ursula A Wizard of Earthsea
Lowe, Natasha The Power of Poppy Pendle
  Pathfinder ( first in the TodHunter Moon series)
Trevayne, Emma The Accidental Afterlife of Thomas Marsden
Vernon, Ursula Castle Hangnail
Welsh, M.L. Mistress of the Storm