Category Archives: Fantasy

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi About: Seventeen-year-old Zélie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic to the land and activate a new generation of magi, but they are ruthlessly pursued by the … Continue reading

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Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor – YA F TAY (Fantasy) WHAT IT’S ABOUT: Lazlo Strange is a librarian and a dreamer; Sarai is blue-skinned godspawn; Thyon is a charlatan, and Eril-Fane is the Godslayer.  The city of Weep, shrouded … Continue reading

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The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage (#1) by Philip Pullman

The Book of Dust #1 – La Belle Sauvage by Philip Pullman – YA FIC PUL (Fantasy) WHAT IT’S ABOUT: Malcolm Polstead is the kind of boy who notices everything but is not much noticed himself. His parents run an … Continue reading

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Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh

Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh  Mariko has been raised in a palace and has known her entire life she would have to get married. Kenshin, Mariko’s twin brother, is the warrior of her father’s family. He always fights … Continue reading

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The Apprentice Witch by James Nicol

The Apprentice Witch by James Nicol  This book is about a girl named Arianwyn Gribble and she is a witch. At the start of the book, Arianwyn, along with other witches her age, is standing on a stage in front … Continue reading

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The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig  For Nix’s entire life, she has not only sailed the seas but time and space itself. Along with her father and the crew of his ship, they can travel to any real or … Continue reading

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