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Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage) books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Michael's Spear by Hilton Pashley Michael's Spear

The final part of Hilton Pashley's acclaimed fantasy adventure trilogy featuring the only half-angel-half-demon boy in the world - for ages 9-11
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Renegades by Marissa Meyer Renegades

Secret identities. Extraordinary powers. She wants vengeance. He wants justice. The Renegades are a syndicate of prodigies-humans with extraordinary abilities-who emerged from the ruins of a crumbled society and established peace and order where chaos reigned. As champions of justice,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Deluxe Illustrated Edition by J. K. Rowling Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Deluxe Illustrated Edition

Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter magic! This glorious new edition of Newt Scamander's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (considered a classic throughout the wizarding world) features an extraordinary array of magical creatures, from Acromantula to Yeti via...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Illustrated Edition by J. K. Rowling Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Illustrated Edition

Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter magic! This glorious new edition of Newt Scamander's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (considered a classic throughout the wizarding world) features an extraordinary array of magical creatures, from Acromantula to Yeti via...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Red Again by Barbara Lehman Red Again


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

The Hidden Star by K. Sello Duiker The Hidden Star

Nolitye lives in a shack with her mother in a dusty township near Johannesburg. She is good at maths and likes collecting stones. One day, Nolitye finds a special stone that has the power to make people feel happy. Her...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

The Boy Who Cried Vampire A Graphic Novel by Benjamin Harper The Boy Who Cried Vampire A Graphic Novel

In Transylvania, a boy cries ... Young Ion is bored by life in the village. So to spice things up, the imaginative prankster runs false vampire drills, much to the annoyance of the villagers. Have all of Ion's fibs come...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Kitty's Magic 5 Frost and Snowdrop the Stray Kittens by Ella Moonheart Kitty's Magic 5 Frost and Snowdrop the Stray Kittens

Kitty is magical! Kitty can turn into a cat! But with this power comes a special role: Kitty is the Guardian of the local Cat Council and must help the cats find the purrfect solution to their feline problems. Kitty...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Hippo at the End of the Hall by Helen Cooper The Hippo at the End of the Hall

Kate Greenaway award-winning Helen Cooper's first foray into fiction is an exquisite delight, that is brought to life by her stunning pencil drawings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Song from Somewhere Else by A. F. Harrold The Song from Somewhere Else

Frank doesn't know how to feel when Nick Underbridge rescues her from bullies one afternoon. No one likes Nick. He's big, he's weird and he smells - or so everyone in Frank's class thinks. And yet, there's something nice about...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Nephilim by John Barrowman, Carole Barrowman Nephilim
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17-year-old Remy is a Conjuror. But such a talent comes with a price. He and his superpowered friends are engaged in a dangerous battle to save humanity, but if they are to succeed, they must first decide who to trust.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Elka and Marit by Flavius Fronto Elka and Marit


Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

The Erth Dragons: The New Age by Chris D'Lacey The Erth Dragons: The New Age

A brand new installment in the Erth Dragons series by New York Times bestselling author Chris d'Lacey.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

The Girl from the Other Side: Siuil, A Run Vol. 3 by Nagabe The Girl from the Other Side: Siuil, A Run Vol. 3

An ethereal fantasy from the editorial team behind the New York Times bestselling series The Ancient Magus' BrideIn a world split between the Inside and the Outside, those living in both realms are told never to cross over to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs Tales of the Peculiar

A new set of stories from the world of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Now in paperback with a brand-new story: The Man who Bottled the Sun.In this collection of fairy tales, Ransom Riggs invites you to uncover hidden...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Coming Soon

Magnus and The Jewelled Book of the Universe by S. L. Browne Magnus and The Jewelled Book of the Universe

A small boy called Magnus is whisked away from a dying over-heated Earth by his mentor Marlo, only to discover he is an alien from another Earth in a different dimension.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Stargazey World by Christine Dawe Stargazey World

Stargazey World follows the story of Sheena Robinson, a feisty, complex youngster who often feels guilty about her lack of concentration. When Sheena visits Cornwall for her cousin's wedding, by day everything is normal, but by night the animals on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

White Windows by David Wallis White Windows

In David Wallis' debut children's book a family is struggling to function in a world that is moving at such a demanding pace, when the tranquility of their new home is threatened and their lives are changed forever by some...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Magic Tree House Merlin Mission 1-4 Boxed Set by Mary Pope Osborne Magic Tree House Merlin Mission 1-4 Boxed Set


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

The Mirror of Pharos by J. S. Landor The Mirror of Pharos

An action-packed, high concept, time-travelling adventure. Full of animal magic and with an epic wolf character. Linked to a website with `Meet the Character' profiles, book excerpt and background stories
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Midnight by Christi J. Whitney Midnight

The final volume in this incredible YA trilogy which will see Sebastian and Josephine's fates finally sealed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Spellbinder by Ghillian Potts Spellbinder


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Star Wars: Cobalt Squadron by Elizabeth Wein Star Wars: Cobalt Squadron

Bestselling author Elizabeth Wein (Code Name Verity, Rose Under Fire) journeys to a galaxy far, far away to bring readers the harrowing story of the courageous bomber pilots and technicians of Cobalt Squadron!
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2017

Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth Carve the Mark

Fans of Star Wars and Divergent will revel in internationally bestselling author Veronica Roth's first title in a stunning new science-fiction fantasy series.
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/12/2017

How to Hang a Witch by Adriana Mather How to Hang a Witch

The trials of high school start to feel like a modern-day witch hunt for a teen with all the wrong connections to Salem's past in this thrilling, creepy and romantic New York Times bestseller. I am utterly addicted to Adriana...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air) by Holly Black The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air)

The start of a thrilling new fantasy series from bestselling author Holly Black about a mortal girl who finds herself caught in a dangerous web of royal faerie intrigue. A dark jewel of a book . intoxicating - Leigh Bardugo,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2018

Tiara Friends 4: The Hunt for Hidden Treasure by Paula Harrison Tiara Friends 4: The Hunt for Hidden Treasure

Best friends Millie and Jess look just like twins! Millie is a princess and Jess is a maid so they have lots of fun swapping dresses and going on adventures around Peveril Palace.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Secret Princesses: Sleepover School Book 14 by Rosie Banks Secret Princesses: Sleepover School Book 14

Princesses, Friendship, Magic and Fun! A gorgeous magical series about princesses who make wishes come true!
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Secret Princesses: Movie Magic Book 16 by Rosie Banks Secret Princesses: Movie Magic Book 16

Princesses, Friendship, Magic and Fun! A gorgeous magical series about princesses who make wishes come true.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Secret Princesses: Star Science Book 13 by Rosie Banks Secret Princesses: Star Science Book 13

Princesses, Friendship, Magic and Fun! A gorgeous magical series about princesses who make wishes come true.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Ruby McCracken: Tragic Without Magic by Elizabeth Ezra Ruby McCracken: Tragic Without Magic

Ruby McCracken is forced to move to the Ordinary World and leave her magic behind. Can Ruby regain her powers in this humorous and sparkling debut?
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle by Julia Donaldson Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle

From Julia Donaldson - the bestselling author of The Gruffalo - and Lydia Monks comes Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle. A perfect book for fans of this bestselling picture book team who are beginning to read on their own. Beautifully illustrated...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman The Amber Spyglass

Will and Lyra, whose fates are bound together by powers beyond their own worlds, have been violently separated. But they must find each other, for ahead of them lies the greatest war that has ever been - and a journey...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman The Subtle Knife

Will has just killed a man. He's on the run. His escape will take him far beyond his own world, to the eerie disquiet of a deserted city, and to a girl, Lyra. Her fate is strangely linked to his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Winter Magic by Amy Alward, Emma Carroll, Berlie Doherty Winter Magic
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A beautiful and classic anthology of frosty, magical short stories from acclaimed children's writers such as Michelle Magorian, Berlie Doherty, Lauren St John and Katherine Woodfine, and edited by author Abi Elphinstone.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum The Wizard of Oz

A sensitively abridged version of the famous text that inspired the classic film is brought to life by stunning artwork - as well as 6 intricate full-page die-cut illustrations.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Toletis From Ages Seven to 107 by Rafa Ruiz Toletis From Ages Seven to 107

The trees are disappearing and the adults don't care. Toletis, his dog Amenophis and friends Claudia and Tutan are on a mission to turn their little valley town, set deep in the mountains, lusciously green again. The odds are stacked...
Format: Book - Released: 19/10/2017

Frogkisser! A Magical Romp of a Fairytale by Garth Nix Frogkisser! A Magical Romp of a Fairytale

'Wise and wondrous' - Holly BlackGarth Nix is on hilarious form as he spins his very own fairy tale, featuring Princess Anya, who, with her loyal dog, must embark on a terribly important (capital Q) Quest to acquire the ingredients...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Lost in the Fourth Dimension by Jonathan Litton Lost in the Fourth Dimension

You're lost in the 4th Dimension - an unusual corner of the Universe populated by bizarre planets. Can you solve the mathematical mystery of measurements and find your way back to Earth? Readers must use their problem-solving skills and mathematical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Northern Lights by Philip Pullman Northern Lights

Lyra Belacqua and her animal daemon live half-wild and carefree among scholars of Jordan College, Oxford. The destiny that awaits her will take her to the frozen lands of the Arctic, where witch-clans reign and ice-bears fight. Her extraordinary journey...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Straeon Hud a Lledrith y Celtiaid by Una Leavy Straeon Hud a Lledrith y Celtiaid


Format: Paperback - Released: 18/10/2017

The Owl Service by Alan Garner The Owl Service

A 50th Anniversary Edition featuring a new introduction by Philip Pullman, THE OWL SERVICE is an all-time classic, combining mystery, adventure, history and a complex set of human relationships.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Sun Warrior Tales of a New World by P. C. Cast Sun Warrior Tales of a New World


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

The Weirdstone of Brisingamen by Alan Garner The Weirdstone of Brisingamen

The Weirdstone of Brisingamen is one of the greatest fantasy novels of all time.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Beasts of Abigaile Vol. 2 by Aoki Spica Beasts of Abigaile Vol. 2


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

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