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

The graveyard book
by Neil Gaiman (2008)
Across the nightingale floor
by Lian Hearn (2002)
First book in the Tales of the Otori series

A wizard of Earthsea
by Ursula Le Guin (1968)
First book in the Earthsea series

Northern lights
by Philip Pullman (1995)
First book in the His dark materials series

Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone
by J.K. Rowling (1997)
First book in the Harry Potter series

by Neil Gaiman (2002)

by Naomi Novik (2006)
First book in the Temeraire series

by Christopher Paolini (2002)
First book in the Inheritance series

The dark horse
The dark horse
by Marcus Sedgwick (2002)
The fellowship of the ring
by J.R.R. Tolkien (1954)
First book in the Lord of the rings series