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If You Like Harry Potter
Stories of young wizards, sorcerers and others who can work magic.
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  Cover Art: The Book of Three Alexander, Lloyd
The Book of Three
Taran, the assistant pig-keeper, longs to be a hero. He begins his journey to heroism with a strange assortment of companions on a dangerous mission to save his beloved homeland, Prydain. First book in the Chronicles of Prydain.
217 p. 1964
Children's Fiction Book ALEXANDER
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  Cover Art: The Book Without Words : a Fable of Medieval Magic Avi
The Book Without Words : a Fable of Medieval Magic
The Book Without Words appears to be a volume of blank parchment pages. But for a green-eyed reader filled with great desire, it may reveal the forgotten magical arts of making gold and achieving immortality. For generations, its magic has been protected from those who would exploit it. But on a terrible day of death and destruction, the Book Without Words falls into the hands of a desperate boy.
203 p. 2005
Children's Fiction Book AVI
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  Cover Art: The Lost Years of Merlin Barron, T. A
The Lost Years of Merlin
A young boy who has no identity nor memory of his past washes ashore on the coast of Wales and finds his true name after a series of fantastic adventures. First book in the Lost Years of Merlin series.
326 p. 1996
Children's Fiction Book BARRON
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  Cover Art: The Wizard Test Bell, Hilari
The Wizard Test
Fourteen year-old Dayven is devastated when he learns he has wizard powers, since wizards are considered to be disloyal deceivers who believe in nothing. Then he undergoes wizard training and discovers a new way of looking at the world that will change his values, friendships, and future.
166 p. 2005
Children's Fiction Book BELL
  Cover Art: The House with a Clock in Its Walls Bellairs, John
The House with a Clock in Its Walls
A 10-year-old orphan named Lewis Barnavelt searches for a clock that is programmed to end the world. This is the first book about Lewis Barnavelt.
179 p. 1973
Children's Fiction Book BELLAIRS
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  Cover Art: Night Gate Carmody, Isobelle
Night Gate
Seeking a cure for her sick mother, Courage Rage Winnoway and her dogs pass through a magical gateway to a strange land known as Valley where they must find, before the sand in an enchanted hourglass runs out, the powerful wizard noted for his healing magic. In this brilliant tale of courage and transformation, Isobelle Carmody captures the magic of Narnia and the whimsy of Wonderland without losing sight of the real world and all its difficulties. First book in the Gateway Trilogy.
255 p. 2005
Children's Fiction Book CARMODY
  Cover Art: Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher Coville, Bruce
Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
Small for his age but artistically talented, twelve-year-old Jeremy Thatcher unknowingly buys a dragon's egg. A Magic Shop book.
148 p. 1991
Children's Fiction Book COVILLE
  Cover Art: Whispering to Witches Dale, Anna
Whispering to Witches
On his way to spend Christmas at his mother's house in Canterbury, England, Joe meets a young witch named Twiggy and becomes part of a mystery involving a missing page from an ancient book of magic.
296 p. 2004
Children's Fiction Book DALE
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  Cover Art: Revenge of the Witch Delaney, Joseph
Revenge of the Witch
Young Tom, the seventh son of a seventh son, starts work as an apprentice for the village spook, whose job is to protect ordinary folk from ghouls, boggarts, and all manner of wicked beasties. For years, Old Gregory has been the Spook for the county, ridding the local villages of evil. Now his time is coming to an end. But who will take over for him? Thomas Ward is the last hope. But will he learn the difference between a benign witch and a malevolent one? And what will happen if Thomas accidentally frees Mother Malkin, the most evil witch in the county? Book 1 of The Last Apprentice.
344 p. 2005
Children's Fiction Book DELANEY
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  Cover Art: Poor Little Witch Girl Desplechin, Marie
Poor Little Witch Girl
Eleven-year-old Verbena thinks her hereditary witchcraft is a curse that will keep her from having a normal life and marriage one day, but her mother and grandmother, who help tell the story, are eager to start her training.
135 p. 2006
Children's Fiction Book DESPLEC
  Cover Art: The Dragon of Never-Was Downer, Ann
The Dragon of Never-Was
With the help of a bottle of blue fire and a magical brooch, Theodora searches for a dragon on an island off the coast of Scotland before it causes any harm.
305 p. 2006
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: So You Want to Be a Wizard Duane, Diane
So You Want to Be a Wizard
Thirteen-year-old Nita, tormented by a gang of bullies because she won't fight back, finds the help she needs in a library book on wizardry which guides her into another dimension. This is the first book in the Young Wizards series.
369 p. 1983
Teen Fiction Book DUANE
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  Cover Art: The Familiars Epstein, Adam Jay
The Familiars
A scrappy alley cat named Aldwyn passes himself off as a magical animal companion to Jack, a young wizard in training, but must convince his fellow "familiars" that he is authentic.
360 p. 2010
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Ruins of Gorlan Flanagan, John
The Ruins of Gorlan
When fifteen-year-old Will is rejected by battleschool, he becomes the reluctant apprentice to the mysterious Ranger Halt, and winds up protecting the kingdom from danger. Sequels: Burning Bridge and Icebound Land. First book in the Ranger's Apprentice series.
249 p. 2005
Children's Fiction Book FLANAGAN
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  Cover Art: Dragonborn Forward, Toby
Dragonborn
The great wizard Flaxfield's death leaves his twelve-year-old apprentice Sam half-trained, but when other wizards gather and debate his fate Sam, not knowing whom to trust, leaves with only his dragon, Starback, for company, unaware of the perils he must face.
344 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Dormia Halpern, Jake
Dormia
After learning of his ancestral ties to Dormia, a hidden kingdom in the Ural Mountains whose inhabitants possess the ancient power of "wakeful sleeping," twelve-year-old Alfonso sets out on a mission to save the kingdom from destruction, discovering secrets that lurk in his own sleep.
506 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Secret of Platform 13 Ibbotson, Eva
The Secret of Platform 13
Odge Gribbie, a young hag, accompanies an old wizard, a gentle fey, and a giant ogre on their mission through a magical tunnel from their island to London to rescue their King and Queen's son who had been stolen as an infant.
231 p. 1994
Children's Fiction Book IBBOTSON
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  Cover Art: The Pinhoe Egg Jones, Diana Wynne
The Pinhoe Egg
Two powerful young enchanters, Cat, the future Chrestomanci, and Marianne, who is being trained to be Gammer of the Pinhoes, work together as friends to try to end an illegal witches' war and, in the process, right some old wrongs.
515 p. 2006
Children's Fiction Book JONES
  Cover Art: Seven Sorcerers King, Caro
Seven Sorcerers
When eleven-year-old Nin Redstone wakes up one rainy Wednesday morning to discover that her younger brother has ceased to exist, she must venture into a magical land called the Drift where she grapples with bogeymen, tombfolk, mudmen, and the spirits of sorcerers to try and rescue him.
324 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Magickeepers : the Eternal Hourglass Kirov, Erica
Magickeepers : the Eternal Hourglass
Living in Las Vegas with his unsuccessful father, Nick Rostov learns on his thirteenth birthday that he is descended from a powerful line of Russian Magickeepers on his dead mother's side, and that the equally powerful but evil Shadowkeepers will stop at nothing to get an ancient relic that his grandfather gave him.
xiv, 231 p. 2009
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