Magical animal adventures for kids not ready for Potter.
Exciting adventure with girl hero and Arabian Nights flavor.
Werewolf finale focuses on love triangle and bloody battle.
Fantasy sequel has strong female characters, more violence.
Not your average magic-in-the-real-world story, this book has layers of depth as a boy struggles to belong.
Uneven finish to exciting but violent crime/fantasy trilogy.
American kids find magical, creepy adventure in Paris.
Epic tale concludes in battle- and blood-filled saga.
Superb stories by top authors spring from surreal images.
Clever fantasy adventure a great choice for middle graders.
Imaginative story of U.S. albino finding magic in Nigeria.
Devilish comic adventure in hell mixes physics, philosophy.
Dynamic writing sets intense angel romance apart.
Brilliant tale of girl's enchanted-woods search for friend.
Through-the looking-glass adventure not very original.
Exciting enchanted forest adventure to save baby brother.
Percy is back! And on a quest with Roman demigods.
Bloodthirsty horses star in thrilling coming-of-age tale.
Lonely boy's magical adventure still satisfies.
Illusionists compete in dream-like literary romance.
Friendly ghost story has good premise but bogs down.
Vampire story with strong heroine explores prejudice.
Eerie gothic fantasy a satisfying creep fest for teens.
Plus-size princess turns leader in spiritually tinged tale.
Gripping werewolf thriller explores lust more than love.