YA Fantasy Recommendations

Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250170972
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

Instant New York Times Bestseller
TIME Top 100 Fantasy Books of All Time
TIME Best YA Books of All Time
TIME 100: Most Influential People of 2020
New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2018
TIME Top 10 Best YA and Children's Books of 2018
NPR's Book Concierge 2018 Great Reads List
Buzzfeed's 24 Best YA Books of 2018


Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Legacy of Orisha #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250170996
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - December 3rd, 2019

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK

“Meet Tomi Adeyemi—the new J.K. Rowling. (Yep, she’s that good).” —Entertainment Weekly


Throne of Glass Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781619630345
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Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - May 7th, 2013

In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, an assassin is summoned to the castle. She comes not to kill the king, but to win her freedom. If she defeats twenty-three killers, thieves, and warriors in a competition, she is released from prison to serve as the king's champion. Her name is Celaena Sardothien.


The Prison Healer Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358434559
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Published: Clarion Books - April 13th, 2021

“Lynette Noni is a masterful storyteller. A must-read for any fantasy lover!” — SARAH J.


A Song Below Water: A Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250315335
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Published: Tor Teen - June 1st, 2021

Bethany C. Morrow's A Song Below Water is the story for today’s readers — a captivating modern fantasy about Black sirens, friendship, and self-discovery set against the challenges of today's racism and sexism.

In a society determined to keep her under lock and key, Tavia must hide her siren powers.


Six of Crows Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781250076960
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Published: Square Fish - February 6th, 2018

See the Grishaverse come to life on screen with Shadow and Bone, now a Netflix original series.

Discover what comes next for heist trio Kaz, Inej, and Jesper -- and the star-crossed Nina and Matthias -- in the #1 New York Times bestseller Six of Crows, Book One of the Six of Crows Duology.


City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments #1) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781481455923
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 1st, 2015

Discover the world of the Shadowhunters in the first installment of the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and “prepare to be hooked” (Entertainment Weekly)—now with a gorgeous new cover, a map, a new foreword, and exclusive bonus content!


We Free the Stars (Sands of Arawiya #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374311575
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 19th, 2021

A New York Times bestseller!

The second book in the Sands of Arawiya duology by the masterful Hafsah Faizal—the follow-up to the smash New York Times bestselling novel We Hunt the Flame.

Darkness surged in his veins. Power bled from her bones.


Tales from the Hinterland (The Hazel Wood) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250302724
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 12th, 2021

A gorgeously illustrated collection of twelve “lush and deliciously sinister fairy tales” (Kelly Link) by the New York Times bestselling author of The Hazel Wood and The Night Country!

Before The Hazel Wood, there was Althea Proserpine’s Tales from the Hinterland...


The Gilded Ones Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984848697
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Published: Delacorte Press - February 9th, 2021

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTELLER! 

“Namina Forna Could Be The Toni Morrison Of YA Fantasy.” –Refinery 29 

“Fans of Children of Blood and Bone, Mulan, and the Dora Milaje from Black Panther are going to adore this one.” BuzzFeed


Lore Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781484778203
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - January 5th, 2021

THE INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLER

“Epic from start to finish.” —Marie Lu, #1 New York Times best-selling author of Warcross

“A brilliant and breathless twist on classic mythology!” —Marissa Meyer, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lunar Chronicles


A Song of Wraiths and Ruin Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062891501
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Published: Balzer + Bray - April 27th, 2021

An instant New York Times bestseller!


Incendiary (Hollow Crown #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780759556041
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

Set in a lushly drawn world inspired by Inquisition Spain, Zoraida Córdova's fantasy is an epic tale of love and revenge perfect for fans of Sabaa Tahir and Sarah J.


Hush: A Novel (The Hush Series #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250235909
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Published: Wednesday Books - October 6th, 2020

Graceling meets Red Queen in this exciting debut novel by an electrifying new voice


The Gilded Wolves: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250144553
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Published: Wednesday Books - September 22nd, 2020

*AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*


Graceling (Graceling Realm) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547258300
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Published: Clarion Books - September 7th, 2009

Enter the Graceling Realm with the beloved story that started it all, from New York Times best-selling author Kristin Cashore.

Katsa is a Graceling, one of the rare people born with an extreme skill. As niece of the king, she lived a life of privilege until the day her ability to kill a man with her bare hands revealed itself during a royal banquet.


The Mirror Season Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250624123
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - March 16th, 2021

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature

One of Publishers Weekly's Best Books 2021

"An unforgettable story of trauma and healing, told in achingly beautiful prose with great tenderness and care." —#1 New York Times-bestselling author Karen M. McManus


Cemetery Boys Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250250469
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Published: Swoon Reads - September 1st, 2020

A trans boy determined to prove his gender to his traditional Latinx family summons a ghost who refuses to leave in Aiden Thomas's New York Times-bestselling paranormal YA debut Cemetery Boys, described by Entertainment Weekly as "groundbreaking."

Yadriel has summoned a ghost, and now he can't get rid of him.


Legendborn (The Legendborn Cycle) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534441606
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 15th, 2020

An Instant New York Times Bestseller!
Winner of the Coretta Scott King - John Steptoe for New Talent Author Award

Filled with mystery and an intriguingly rich magic system, Tracy Deonn’s YA contemporary fantasy Legendborn offers the dark allure of City of Bones with a modern-day twist on a classic legend and a lot of Southern Black Girl Magic