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Grades 3 and up

The Lost Years of Merlin by T. A. BarronThe Lost Years of Merlin by T. A. Barron (Lost Years of Merlin)
A young boy who has neither identity nor memory of his past washes ashore on the coast of Wales and finds his true name after a series of fantastic adventures.

Peter & the Starcatchers by Dave BarryPeter & the Starcatchers by Dave Barry
(Peter and the Starcatchers)
Soon after Peter, an orphan, sets sail from England on the ship Never Land, he befriends and assists Molly, a young Starcatcher, whose mission is to guard a trunk of magical stardust from a greedy pirate and the native inhabitants of a remote island.

Ferno the Fire Dragon by Adam BladFerno the Fire Dragon by Adam Blad
(Beast Quest)
Strange things are happening in Tom's village. First, the horses were attacked. Then, the river dried up. Now, the last of the crops has mysteriously burnt to the ground. Everyone is terrified. But Tom isn't afraid. He's always dreamed of a quest-a real quest!-and vows to go to the king and bring help for them all.

The Name of this Book is Secret by Pseudonymous BoschThe Name of this Book is Secret by Pseudonymous Bosch
When 11 year old Cass and Max-Ernest discover a mysterious box of vials labeled The Symphony of Smells it sends them on the trail of a magician who has vanished under strange (and stinky) circumstances. Their curiosity leads them into hair-raising adventures and a race to discover a secret beyond imagining.

The Dark Hills Divide by Patrick CarmanThe Dark Hills Divide by Patrick Carman (Land of Elyon)
When she finds the key to a secret passageway leading out of the walled city of Bridewell, 12 year old Alexa realizes her lifelong wish to explore the mysterious forests and mountains that lie beyond the wall.

Atherton: The House of Power by Patrick CarmanAtherton: The House of Power by Patrick Carman
Edgar, an 11 year old orphan, finds a book that reveals significant secrets about Atherton, the strictly divided world on which he lives, even as geological changes threaten to shift the power structure that allows an elite few to live off the labor of others.

Happenstance Found by P. W. CataneseHappenstance Found by P. W. Catanese (Books of Umber)
A boy awakens, blindfolded, with no memory of even his name, but soon meets Lord Umber, an adventurer and inventor, who calls him Happenstance and tells him that he has a very important destiny--and a powerful enemy.

Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne CollinsGregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
(Underland Chronicles)
When 11 year old Gregor and his 2 year old sister are pulled into a strange underground world, they trigger an epic battle involving men, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders while on a quest foretold by ancient prophecy.

Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher by Bruce CovilleJeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher by Bruce Coville
Small for his age but artistically talented, 12 year old Jeremy Thatcher unknowingly buys a dragon's egg.

How to Train your Dragon by Cressida CowellHow to Train your Dragon by Cressida Cowell (Adventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III)
Chronicles the adventures and misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third as he tries to pass the important initiation test of his Viking clan, the Tribe of the Hairy Hooligans, by catching and training a dragon.

Dragonsdale by Salamanda DrakeDragonsdale by Salamanda Drake
Cara yearns to ride her beloved Skydancer, a rare Goldenbrow dragon, but her father refuses to permit her to fly and she must be content with mucking out stalls and helping raise young dragons at the famed stud and training farm known as Dragonsdale.

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