Doddery old wizards, wart-encrusted witches, pyromaniac
dragons, cryptic prophecies, over-ambitious Arthurian
knights, smug fairies and sickenly cute elves. Bring it on!!










   
The weirdstone of Brisingamen
by Alan Garner (1960)
First book in the Alderley series
   
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe
by C.S. Lewis (1950)
First book in the Chronicles of Narnia series
   
Dragonkeeper
by Carole Wilkinson (2003)
First book in the Dragonkeeper series




   
The wizard of Oz
by L. Frank Baum (1900)
First book in the Oz series
   
How to train your dragon
by Cressida Cowell (2003)
First book in the How to train your dragon series
   

The field guide
by Tony DiTerlizzi & Holly Black (2003)
First book in the Spiderwick chronicles series









Inkheart
by Cornelia Funke (2003)
First book in the Inkheart series
   

The hero's guide to saving your kingdom
by Christopher Healy (2012)
First book in the Hero's guide series
   
Rowan of Rin
by Emily Rodda (1993)
First book in the Rowan of Rin series








Magyk
by Angie Sage (2005)
First book in the Septimus Heap series
   
The hobbit
by J.R.R. Tolkien (1937)
   


   

The lost years
by T.A. Barron (1996)
First book in the Merlin series







The phantom tollbooth
by Norton Juster (1961)







Varjak Paw
by S.F. Said (2003)
First book in the Varjak Paw series







Museum of thieves
by Lian Tanner (2010)
First book in the Keepers series








100 cupboards
by N.D. Wilson (2007)
First book in the 100 cupboards series