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Artemis Fowl
by Eoin Colfer picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 8 - 99 published by Viking
After the disappearance of his father, twelve-year-old Artemis takes over as head of the family business. He forms a wicked plan to kidnap a fairy, one of the 'People', and demand a ransom. But the fairies stop playing by the rules and the tables are turned. ...more 965/518
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Ella Enchanted
by Gail Carson Levine picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 8 - 11 published by Collins
At her birth a good fairy gave Ella a gift, obedience. She will always obey when she is told to do something. As you can imagine this is not very nice for Ella and she is desperate to break the spell. When her mother dies things get much worse for Ella and even when she begins to fall in love with a lovely prince, her problems only get worse. What can she do to break this awful curse before it's too late and someone tells her to do something dangerous? ...more 768/396
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Gulf
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 9 - 15 published by Mammoth
Tom's younger brother has often become seemingly obsessed with certain people or events in the news. Just before the start of the Gulf war he starts having nightmares and talks in a strange language. As the weeks pass, Tom realises that Figgis is in terrible danger, he is becoming someone else, a boy called Latif who is fighting in the Gulf. ...more 169/62
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Castaways of the Flying Dutchman
by Brian Jacques, illustrated by Ian Schoenherr picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 9 - 15 published by Puffin
The Flying Dutchman was cursed to sail the seas forever, because he blasphemed against God. A boy and his dog were also on board ship and were cursed as well - this story tells their tale, forever putting things right but never being able to stay in one place. ...more 1155/37
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
by J.K. Rowling picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 9 - 99 published by Bloomsbury
We start in an empty old mansion, where something evil is lurking, Harry Potter's name is mentioned and we know that terrible plots are being woven. Switch to the Dursley's and we find our hero ending yet another unhappy holiday, but a glimmer of hope appears when the Weasleys offer to take Harry to the Quidditch World Cup Final (Ireland V Bulgaria). Skulls appearing in the sky and Muggles being mistreated put Harry on the path to his most frightening challenge yet. With many people against him and even his friends behaving oddly, will Harry have the strength to fight the evil that is slowly getting nearer to him? ...more 685/100
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
by J.K. Rowling picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 9 - 99 published by Bloomsbury
After another lonely summer living with the Dursleys, Harry finally loses his temper and breaks the rules of Hogwarts School by putting a spell on Aunt Marge. Not knowing how to cope, Harry runs away and encounters a frightening creature lurking in the darkness. He is rescued by the Minister for Magic but he soon realises that he is yet again in grave danger. ...more 217/100
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King of Shadows
by Susan Cooper picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 8 - 14 published by Bodley Head
Nat Field is a young American actor in England to perform at the newly rebuilt Globe Theatre. But he wakes up one morning to find himself in 1599 acting at the original theatre with Shakespeare himself! ...more 508/96
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Skellig
by David Almond picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 9 - 17 published by Signature
When Michael and his parents move to an old run down house his baby sister becomes dangerously ill. In an old derelict out building Michael finds a half dead creature, gradually with the help of a new friend, Michael brings Skellig back to life. All the time his baby sister is fighting for her own life, is there anything Michael can do to her? ...more 184/124
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The Dark
by Marianne Curley picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 10 - 16 published by Bloomsbury Children’s Books
After the death of Marduke Lathenia, the Goddess of Chaos is determined to punish the Guardians in any way she can. The Order begin to gain the upper hand in the battles between the two sides and slowly Ethen and Isabel notice changes in their every day lives. Isabel is also experiencing flashes of second sight and Rochelle has returned to the school, much to the annoyance of Ethan. Matt is still very concerned that he has no special powers yet and thinks the prophecy is wrong and then suddenly everything gets a thousand times worse! Arkarian is captured by the Order and the Immortal Lorian forbids anyone from saving him. As Isabel realises the full extent of her feelings for the ageless guardian she travels into the dark to carry out a daring rescue plan that at best will see her expelled from the Order and at worst will bring about her own death and those who she loves most! ...more 1745/745
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Fire and Hemlock
by Diana Wynne Jones picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 11 - 14 published by Mammoth
A love story weaving reality and fantasy, spanning nine years. Nine years which Polly seems to have removed from the world! ...more 739/1
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