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The Grave Robber's Apprentice

read by Allan Stratton
also available: eBook Hardcover Hardcover
  • age: 10 to 14
  • Grade: 5 to 12
tagged: parents

Hans doesn't know who he is or where he came from. When he was a baby, he washed ashore in a wooden box and was adopted by the conniving grave robber, Knobbe the Bent. Now fate has thrown him together with Angela von Schwanenberg, a young countess fleeing for her life from the evil Archduke Arnulf and his dreaded Necromancer. Together, these friend …

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The Country of Wolves

Hudson Dialect

retold by Neil Christopher, contributions by Daniel Gies, illustrated by Ramón Pérez
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover Paperback Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 6 to 12
tagged: aboriginal & indigenous

Based on the acclaimed animated film Amaqqut Nunaat: The Country of Wolves, and adapted from a centuries-old traditional Inuit folktale, this visually stunning graphic novel takes readers on a mysterious adventure with two brothers who become lost on the sea ice. It begins as an average hunting trip for two young men, but when they find themselves …

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Rise

by Amanda Sun
edition: eBook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: asia, paranormal, occult & supernatural

Amanda Sun weaves together two tales of love, ink and magic in this companion novella to the Paper Gods series!A long, long time ago, before the world was as we know it, Izanami and Izanagi came into being. Two of the first of the ancient gods of Japan, they crafted the world from ink and their own imaginations. Izanagi wants, more than anything, t …

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Second Kiss

Spell Crossed

by Robert Priest
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: wizards & witches, friendship

Two young friends are separated by a tragic crossed spell, and with war looming, will they be able to find each other again?

The rebels have amassed in the ancient Phaer city of Ulde. Amongst the throngs of seasoned warriors and new recruits, young Xemion is at a crossroads. He believes in the cause of his people, and his dream of being a swordfight …

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Spell Crossed 2-Book Bundle

The Paper Sword / Second Kiss

by Robert Priest
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: epic, wizards & witches

On the spell-crossed Phaer Isle, young Xemion and his friend Saheli just made one little mistake, but now they’re in a fight for their own lives and the future of all Phaer. Up against Thralls, Triplicants, dragons, rage-wraiths, will they find the key to victory in the Great Kone, the source of all magic? And what will it cost them?

Includes:

The …

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Transcendent

read by Lesley Livingston
edition: Audiobook
also available: Paperback eBook Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: city & town life

On a storm-swept terrace high above the streets of Manhattan, Mason Starling holds the fate of the world in her hands as her beloved Fennrys lies bleeding at her feet, his life hanging in the balance. The ancient Norse prophecy of Ragnarok stands poised on the knife's edge of fulfillment. Mason's transformation into a Valkyrie—a chooser of the sl …

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Lives of Kings

by Lucy Leiderman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
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Gwen must reunite her fellow reincarnated magical guardians and save the world from three magicians threatening to bring on the apocalypse.

Book Two in the Seven Wanderers Trilogy.
After discovering she led a past life full of magic in Britannia thousands of years ago, Gwen must race against time to stop an ancient enemy who threatens to tear the …

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