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Gregor the Overlander (Book #1 in the Underland Chronicles) — Suzanne Collins

Scholastic, 2005 Gregor follows his younger sister, Boots through a grate in their laundry room and find themselves in the Underland, where humans live alongside Fliers (giant bats), Crawlers (giant cockroaches), Spinners (giant spiders) and Gnawers (giant rats). Gregor finds … Continue reading

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Graceling — Kristin Cashore

Cashore, Kristin. Graceling. Harcourt, 2008. 471p. Grades 7-12. Fantasy. Katsa has been graced with killing, something her uncle, the King has taken advantage of. While she struggles to maintain her humanity, she discovers Po, who is similarly graced, or so … Continue reading

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Seraphina — Rachel Hartman

There has been peace between humans and dragons for forty years after a treaty signed by the Ardmager of the dragons and the Queen of Goredd. Dragons can walk in human form and have jobs such as researchers, teachers, ambassadors. … Continue reading

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The Scorpio Races — Maggie Stiefvater

Stiefvater, Maggie. The Scorpio Races. Scholastic, 2011. 404p. Grades 8-12. Fantasy (Printz Honor). The Scorpio Races happen every November. The water horses come out from the see and only the bravest and strongest race and survive. Sean is the reigning … Continue reading

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