Category Archives: Fantasy

Sticks & Stones

Sticks & Stones by Abby Cooper Grades 4 & up Elyse was born with a rare disorder that causes the words people call her to actually appear on her skin. The nice words (awesome, cool, fun) feel good, but the … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Drank the Moon

The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill Grades 4 & up As is required by the laws of the Protectorate, Luna is taken as an infant from her parents and left in the woods, an offering to the … Continue reading

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The Scourge

The Scourge by Jennifer A. Nielsen Grades 4 & up 300 years ago, the Scourge devastated the country of Keldan and now it appears to be back. The River People were blamed for this disease, which spreads quickly and has … Continue reading

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The Mapmakers Trilogy

The Glass Sentence by S.E. Grove Grades 5 & up The Great Disruption of 1799 has changed the course of time. Different continents are in different Ages, and moving between them can be dangerous. Sophia lives with her Uncle Shadrock, … Continue reading

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Eden’s Wish

Eden’s Wish by M. Tara Crowl Grades 4 & up Eden is the latest in a long line of genies. She has been granting wishes for the past two years, since she was 10 years old. Each genie born in … Continue reading

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Wing and Claw, Books 1 & 2

Forest of Wonders by Linda Sue Park Grades 3 & up Raffa is the son of apothecaries and a very talented young apothecary himself. He sees and hears things as he is combining herbs that allow him to create perfect … Continue reading

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The Eighth Day Series

The Eighth Day by Dianne K. Salerni Grades 5-8 When Jax’s father is killed, he is surprised to learn that his father made some 18-year-old boy his guardian. Jax wants to go live with his cousins, but instead is forced … Continue reading

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The Secret Keepers

The Secret Keepers by Trenton Lee Stewart Grades 4 & up It’s a hard time for Reuben and his mom. They have had to move to a smaller apartment in a poorer area and his mom is working two jobs … Continue reading

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Wishing Day

Wishing Day by Lauren Myracle Grades 4 & up It is Natasha’s Wishing Day and she is overwhelmed with the choices. She has to choose one wish that is impossible (should she wish for her mother to come back?), one … Continue reading

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Hour of the Bees

Hour of the Bees by Lindsay Eagar Graes 4 & up The last thing that Carol wants to do is spend her summer on her Grandfather’s ranch in the middle of the desert, miles from anywhere. She’s never even met … Continue reading

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