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Dream Rescuers

by Jennifer Lloyd, illustrated by Eden Cooke
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 11
  • Grade: 2 to 5
tagged: chapter books, bedtime & dreams, fantasy & magic

Cloud 98’s Department of Dream Rescue has job openings. Who will be brave enough to apply?

The department needs brand-new Dream Rescuers to slide down to different parts of the world to solve children’s nightmares. Ruby, a failed Tooth Fairy, is eager for work. Ralph, a rambunctious reindeer, and Mighty, a tiny Super Hero, also need a fresh star …

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Poem in My Pocket

by Chris Tougas, illustrated by Josée Bisaillon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: poetry (see also stories in verse), words

In this charming picture book allegory of the creative writing process, happenstance and weather events symbolize the emotional ebb and flow of writing a poem.

I had a poem in my pocket, but my pocket got a rip. Rhymes tumbled down my leg and trickled from my hip.

Thus begins the journey of a young poet's words out into the world, where they join ran …

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Night Owl (Upside-Down Magic #8)

by Emily Jenkins; Lauren Myracle & Sarah Mlynowski
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: fantasy & magic, school & education, humorous stories

The Upside-Down Magic kids are back in another topsy-turvy adventure in the next installment of this New York Times bestselling series!

 

It's Big Night in Dunwiddle . . . and that means the whole school has a sleepover like no other. For one night every year, magic students run through the halls, hunting for the objects that will win them a super sp …

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Hide and Seek (Upside-Down Magic #7)

by Sarah Mlynowski; Lauren Myracle & Emily Jenkins
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: fantasy & magic, school & education, parents

The Upside-Down Magic kids are back in another topsy-turvy adventure in the next installment of this New York Times bestselling series, now a Disney Channel Original Movie!

 

 

When Nory's magic first appeared, her father wanted her to go to fancy, selective Sage Academy, where he is the headmaster. But Nory's magic went upside-down at the worst possi …

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Genie Meanie

by Mahtab Narsimhan, illustrated by Michelle Simpson
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: bullying, friendship, asian

When eight-year-old Kiara discovers that her recently deceased grandmother left her a genie, trapped in a bottle of garam-masala, she’s elated. She’ll be a modern-day Aladdin and have someone to do her bidding. And Kiara could really use a little magic. Third grade is just about to start and she’s spent the summer worried about being in class …

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The Dragon Thief

by Zetta Elliott, illustrated by Geneva B
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: fantasy & magic, african american, mythical

Stealing a baby dragon was easy! Hiding it is a little more complicated, in this sequel to reviewer favorite Dragons in a Bag.

Jaxon had just one job--to return three baby dragons to the realm of magic. But when he got there, only two dragons were left in the bag. His best friend's sister, Kavita, is a dragon thief!

Kavita only wanted what was best f …

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Time to Shine: An Acorn Book (Fairylight Friends #2)

by Jessica Young, illustrated by Marie Vanderbemden
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: chapter books, mythical, friendship

Fairy friends Ruby, Iris, and Pip explore Fairy Forest in the wintertime in this magical early reader!

 

Pick a Book. Grow a Reader!

This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read. With easy-to-read text, a short-story format, plenty of humor, and full-color artwork on every page, these books w …

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Time to Shine: An Acorn Book (Fairylight Friends #2) (Library Edition)

by Jessica Young, illustrated by Marie Vanderbemden
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: chapter books, friendship, mythical

Fairy friends Ruby, Iris, and Pip explore Fairy Forest in the wintertime in this magical early reader!

 

Pick a Book. Grow a Reader!

This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read. With easy-to-read text, a short-story format, plenty of humor, and full-color artwork on every page, these books w …

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The Errand: The Queen

by Leo LaFleur, illustrated by Adam Oehlers
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 11
  • Grade: 1 to 5
tagged: fantasy, fantasy & magic

The Queen is the third volume in The Errand graphic novel series. In each book of this series, Leo La Fleur and Adam Oehlers use poetic language and hauntingly beautiful illustrations to spin a darkly fantastical tale in which the reader follows a simple errand boy on a courage-testing adventure of great magic and ever deepening peril.

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Baba's Babushka

Magical Ukrainian Adventures

by Marion Mutala, illustrated by Amber; Siemens, Wendy & Tkachenko, Olha Rees
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 12
  • Grade: p to 7
tagged: time travel, other, religious

Magical adventures in Ukraine! When the wind brings Natalia babushkas just like the ones her baba once wore, she is taken on a series of magical journeys to a time long ago and discovers the traditions of her Ukrainian heritage—the greatest of which is the love of family.