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Author Book Title
Adams, Richard Watership Down
Avi Poppy
Conly, Jane Leslie Racso and the Rats of NIMH
  R-T, Margaret and the Rats of NIMH
Fan, Nancy Yi Swordbird
Graham, Kenneth The Wind In the Willows
Horwood, William The Willows In Winter (sequel to The Wind in the Willows)
Hunter, Erin Warriors: Into the Wild (first in a series)
Iserles, Inbali The Tygrine Cat
Jacques, Brian Redwall (first in a series)
King-Smith, Dick Martin's Mice
  Three Terrible Trins
Lasky, Kathryn The Capture (first in a series)
  Lone Wolf (first in a series)
Lisle, Janet Taylor Highway Cats
McAllister, Margaret I. Urchin of the Riding Stars (first in a series)
Michael, Livi City of Dogs
O'Brien, Robert C. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Oppel, Kenneth Silverwing (first in a series)
Pratchett, Terry The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents
Pryce, Trevor An Army of Frogs
Said, S.F. Varjack Paw
Seidler, Tor Mean Margaret
  A Rat's Tale
Sharp, Margery The Rescuers (first in a series)
Steig, William Abel's Island
Sutherland, Tui The Menagerie
Voight, Cynthia Young Fredle
Watts, Frances The Secret of the Ginger Mice


Author Book Title
Berry, Julie Secondhand Charm
Boylan, Jennifer Finney Falcon Quinn and the Black Mirror
Bruchac, Joesph Dragon Castle
Colfer, Eoin Artemis Fowl (first in a series)
Cooper, Susan The Boggart
Coville, Bruce The Dragonslayers
  Into the Land of the Unicorns (first in trilogy)
  Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
Cowell, Cressida How to Train Your Dragon (first in a series)
D'Lacey, Chris The Fire Within ( first in series)
Downer, Ann Hatching Magic
Drake, Salamanda Dragonsdale
Fletcher, Susan Dragon's Milk
Forward, Toby Dragonborn
Funke, Cornelia Dragon Rider
George, Jessica Day Dragon Slippers
Haskell, Merrie Handbook for Dragon Slayers
Ibbotson, Eva The Abominables
  The Ogre of Oglefort
Jinks, Catherine How to Catch a Bogle
Johnson, Gillian Thora
Klimo, Kate The Dragon in the Sock Drawer
Knudsen, Michelle The Dragon of Trelian
Lake, A.J. The Coming of Dragons (first in a series)
LaFevers, R.L. Flight of the Phoenix
Nielsen, Jennifer Elliot and the Goblin War
Paul, Donita Dragonspell
Reeve, Philip Goblins
Roberts, Laura Peyton Green
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)
Thomson, Sarah L. Dragon's Egg
Winter, Laurel Growing Wings
Yolen, Jane Dragon's Blood (first in  a trilogy)
  The Dragon's Boy

Magic Adventure Fantasy

Author Book Title
Abbott, Tony Kringle
Alexander, Lloyd Time Cat
Babbit, Natalie Tuck Everlasting
Bach, Shelby Of Giants and Ice
Baucom, Ian Through the Skylight
Collns, Suzanne Gregor the Overlander (first in a series)
Cooper, Susn The Dark Is Rising (first in a series)
Coville, Bruce Jennifer Murdley's Toad
Always October
Dahl, Roald James and the Giant Peach
Dale, Anna Magical Mischief
Eager, Edward Half Magic (first in a series)
Funke, Cornelia Ghost Knight
Gardner, Lyn Into the Woods
Gilman, Laura Anne The Camelot Spell (first in the Grail Quest series)
Gruelle, Johnny The Magical Land of Noom
Haig, Matt Samuel Blink and the Forbidden Forest (series)
Halpren, Jack Dormia
Johnson, Jane The Secret Country (first in a series)
Jones, Diana Wynne Charmed Life
The Lives of Christopher Chant
Pinhoe Egg
Kerr, Philip The Akhenaten Adventure (first in series)
Kessler, Liz Philippa  Fisher's Fairy Godsister (first in a series)
  Tail of Emily Windsnap (first in a series)
Lairamore, Dawn Ivy's Ever After
Littlewood, Kathryn Bliss
Millet, Lydia The Fires Beneath the Sea
Moloney, James The Book of Lies
Mull, Brandon The Candy Shop War
  A World Without Heroes
Neff, Henry The Hound of Rowan
Nix, Garth Trouble Twisters (first in a series)
Norton, Mary The Borrowers (first in  a series)
O'Dell, Kathleen The Aviary
Oliver, Lauren Liesl & Po
Peck, Dale The Drift House
Rex, Adam Cold Cereal
Rodda, Emily Charm Bracelet (first in a series)
Rowan of Rin (first in a series)
Saunders, Kate Whizz Pop Chocolate Shop
Scott, Michael The Magician ( first in a series)
Selfors, Suzanne Fortune's Magic Farm
Smith, Jennifer The Storm Makers
Stanley, Diane The Silver Bowl
  Bella at Midnight
Stephens, John The Emerald Atlas
Umansky, Kate Clover Twig and the Magical Cottage
Ursu, Anne Breadcrumbs
Wharton, Thomas The Shadow of Malabron
Wilson, N.D. 100 Cupboards
  The Dragon's Tooth
Winthrop, Elizabeth The Castle in the Attic
The Battle for the Castle (sequel)

Mythological Fantasy

Author Book Title
Armstrong, Kelly Loki's Wolves
Abouzeid, Chris Anatopsis
Baron, T.A. Atlantis Rising
Collins, Ross Medusa Jones
Coville, Bruce Juliet Dove, Queen of Love
Deming, Sarah Iris, Messenger
Farmer, Nancy The Sea of Trolls
Golding, Julia Secret of the Sirens (first in a series)
Hennesy, Carolyn Pandora Gets Jealous
Holub, Joan Athena the Brain (first in a series)
Johnson-Shelton, Nils The Invisible Tower
Kirby, Matthew Icefall
Mebus, Scott Gods of Manhattan (first in a series)
O'Hearn, Kate Pegasus; Flame of Olympus
Riordan, Rick The Lightning Thief (first in a series)
  The Lost Hero (first in a series)
  The Red Pyramid (first in a series)
Springer, Nancy Dussie
Stroud, Jonathan Heroes of the Valley
Ursu, Anne The Shadow Thieves (first in a series)

Secondary World Fantasy

Author Book Title
Alexander, Lloyd The Book of Three (first in a series)
Alexander, William Goblin Secrets
Bachman, Stefan The Peculiar
Baker, E.D. The Frog Princess (first in a series)
A Question of Magic
Banks, Lynne Reid The Farthest-Away Mountain
Berkeley, Jon The Palace of Laughter
Blackwood, Sage Jinx
Buckley, Michael The Sisters Grimm (first of the Fairy Tale Detectives)
Burgis, Stephanie Kat, Incorrigible
Chainani, Soman The School for Good and Evil
Coombs, Kate The Runaway Princess
Coville, Bruce Thor's Wedding Day
Creech, Sharon The Castle Corona
Divakaruni, Chitra The Conch Bearer
Donaldson, Julia The Giants and the Joneses
Funke, Cornelia Inkheart (first in a trilogy)
George, Jessica Day Tuesdays at the Castle
Hale, Shannon Princess Academy
The Storybook of Legends
Hardinge, Frances Fly by Night
Hartley, A.J. Darwen Arkwright and the Peregrine Pact
Haskell, Merrie The Princess Curse
Haydon, Elizabeth The Floating Island
Healy, Christopher The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom
Ibbotson, Eva The Secret of Platform 13
Kaaberbol, Lene The Shamer's Daughter
Kindl, Patrice Goose Chase
Kingsley, Kaza Erec Rex: The Dragon's Eye
Langrish, Katherine Troll Fell ( first in a trilogy)
Lasky, Kathryn Born to Rule
Levin, Gail Carson Ella Enchanted
Fairy Dust and the Quest for the Egg
Lewis, C.S.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (first in a series)

Lisle, Holly The Ruby Key
Llewellyn, Sam Lyonesse
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
Mull, Brandon Wild Born ( first in the Spirit Animals series)
Nimmo, Jenny Midnight for Charlie Bone (first in a series)
Oliver, Lauren The Splinders
Park, Linda Archer's Quest
Pierce, Tamora

First Test (first in a series)

Pratchett, Terry The Wee Free Men (first in a trilogy)
Primavera, Elisa The Secret Order of the Gumm Street Girls
Prineas, Sarah Winterling (first in a trilogy)
Richards, Jasmine The Book of Wonders
Rubino-Bradway, Caitlen Ordinary Magic
Ruby, Laura The Wall and the Wing
Salvatore, R. A. The Stowaway (first in a series)
Shurtliff, Liesl

Rump: the true story of Rumpelstiltskin

Stewart, Paul Beyond the Deep Woods (first in a trilogy)
Stroud, Jonathan The Amulet of Samarkand (first in a trilogy)
Urse, Anne The Real Boy
Vande Velde, Vivian Frogged
Wrede, Patricia Dealing With Dragons (first in a series)
Yep, Laurence City of Fire
Yolen, Jane The Hostage Prince
Zahler, Diane Princess of the Wild Swans
Sleeping Beauty's Daughters

Witchcraft and Wizardry

Author Book Title
Bellairs, John The Vengeance of the Witch-Finder
Dahl, Roald The Witches
Dale, Anna Whispering to Witches (first in a series)
Desplechin, Marie Poor Little Witch Girl
Drake, Emily The Magickers
Duane, Diane So You Want To Be A Wizard?( first in a series)
French, Vivian The Robe of Skulls
Hahn, Mary Downing Witch Catcher
Hayter, Rhonda The Witchy Worries of Abbie Adams
Ibbotson, Eva Not Just a Witch
  Which Witch?
Jones, Diana Wynn

Howl's Moving Castle
Witch's Business

Kraan, Hanna Tales of the Wicked Witch
Le Guin, Ursula A Wizard of Earthsea
Lubar, David Wizards of the Game
Prineas, Sarah The Magic Thief
Rowling, J. K.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (first in a series)

Sage, Angie Magyk (first in the Septimus Heap series)
Vande Velde, Vivian

Three Good Deeds
Wizard at Work

Welsh, M.L. Mistress of the Storm