Category Archives: Fantasy

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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Fortune Falls

Fortune Falls by Jenny Goebel Grades 4 & up What if all of those superstitions about black cats, four leaf clovers, broken mirrors, and rabbits’ feet were really true? That is what life is like in the town of Fortune … Continue reading

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One Wish

One Wish by Michelle Harrison Grades 4 & up This exciting prequel to the 13 Secrets trilogy provides a look at Tanya’s first encounter with others who have her same ability to see fairies. Although Tanya has always been able … Continue reading

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The First Last Day

The First Last Day by Dorian Cirrone Grades 3 & up Haleigh has had an amazing summer at the Jersey Shore. She’s made a new best friend, someone who she can really be herself around. But Haleigh is afraid that … Continue reading

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Half Upon a Time Trilogy

Half Upon a Time by James Riley Grades 3 & up Jack is no good at rescuing princesses. In fact, he has just failed at the rescuing test AGAIN when May drops (literally drops) out of the sky at his … Continue reading

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Grayling’s Song

Grayling’s Song by Karen Cushman Grades 3 & up Grayling is the daughter of the local Wise Woman and helps her mother by gathering herbs and brewing assorted remedies and cures. When some kind of evil destroys their cottage, steals … Continue reading

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The Night Parade

The Night Parade by Kathryn Tanquary Grades 4 & up Saki lives in Tokyo and hates that she has to go to her grandmother’s house in a rural village for the Obon ceremony. There is barely any cell phone reception … Continue reading

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