Children - Fantasy & Sci-Fi


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ISBN: 9780440238195
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Published: Laurel Leaf - April 12th, 2005

A wonderfully written story that brings Greek Mythology to life in this re-telling of the myth of Atalanta. Told in contemporary language, but with the feel of the beloved mythology, this is a great novel for ages 12 to adult. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

The Waterstone

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ISBN: 9780763622947
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Published: Candlewick - February 3rd, 2005

Fun fantasy mixed with a feeling of medieval flare. Tad, a young boy of the Fisher tribe, and a group of unusual friends, must stop the evil force that wants to control and destroy their world. Rupp is a Vermont author. Ages 10 to adult.  Other VT Tidbits...Rupp lives with her family in Vermont. She home schooled her three sons. She has written education and adult psych books as well as children's non-fiction and fiction titles. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

The Wee Free Men

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ISBN: 9780060012380
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Published: HarperCollins - August 15th, 2006

Armed with a frying pan and common sense, witch-to-be Tiffany has many adventures when she goes into Fairyland to save her family. With serious humor, magic, and the Nac Mac Feegle--or more commonly known as the Wee Free Men--Pratchett created a great book for lovers of fantasy, his other works, readers of humor or if you are a first time reader of his novels. This truly is a book for teens and adults alike. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


The Underland Chronicles #1: Gregor the Overlander

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ISBN: 9780439678131
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - June 25th, 2013

Part Alice In Wonderland, part Narnia, all fun, this first novel is a must read. When Gregor finds himself in another world after chasing his little sister, he learns that life is not what he thought at first and finds out what friendship is really about, what he is able to do, loyalty and the answer to a mystery. The first of a series. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


The Supernaturalist

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ISBN: 9780786851492
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 20th, 2005

In Cosmo Hill's world he is just an orphan that can be used to test highly dangerous materials. When he has the opportunity to escape from the Clarissa Frayne Institute for Parentally Challenged boys he finds himself with a misfit group of people. When the lines of good and bad blurr, Cosmo and his new friends must decide whose side they are on. A wonderful futuristic story mixed with humor, adventure and cast of characters that will capture the imagination. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

Artemis Fowl

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ISBN: 9781423124528
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - June 23rd, 2009

A 12-year-old evil genius tries to restore his family fortune by capturing a fairy. He then demands a ransom in gold, but the fairies fight back with magic, technology and a very nasty troll!  Humor and thriller create an unusual fantasy world. Also try Faerie Wars by Herbie Brennan. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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