Category Archives: Fantasy

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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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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