Category Archives: Teens – Read-Alikes

Waiting for Winter: Selections for lovers of fairy tales retold

If, like me, you’ve been waiting for Winter (the next installment of the Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer, due out in November 2015), and you love reading fairy tale retellings or modern fairy-tale-like stories, here are some books to enjoy in the meantime (or anytime this winter!). Most will appeal to teens and adults, with some geared for upper elementary and on up. Continue reading Waiting for Winter: Selections for lovers of fairy tales retold

Beyond Percy Jackson and Harry Potter…Seven other teen fantasy series

Middle school and older fans of fantasy, magic, and mythology might enjoy these other fantasy series, recommended for middle schoolers and up by our teen librarian, Kate! Click a book cover to reserve your copy!

Ranger’s Apprentice series by John Flanagan Rangers
Medieval Europe-style setting; Great characters and dialogue; Book ten is just as good as the first Continue reading Beyond Percy Jackson and Harry Potter…Seven other teen fantasy series