Cassandra uses a diary to record the tumultuous months that follow. In the Old Kingdom, magic is real and the dead walk — and sometimes, they walk right across the magical Wall and into the New Kingdom. Sixteen-year-old Kaye is a modern nomad. The last unicorn leaves the protection of her enchanted lavender forest to search for her own kind, with the assistance of Schmedrick, the only occasionally successful magician, and dreamer Molly Grue. Comprised of 8 books, The Dark Tower series is centred on Roland Deschain, the last member of a warrior group known as Gunslingers.
Sometimes we need an escape from reality, and these young adult fantasy books are our ticket to worlds beyond even our own very active imaginations. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. What she discovers reshapes what she knows about life as she finds unexpected allies among the dead. This story is cute and charming and man, this is what crushes are made of. Do you have a box of tissues ready?
Among them are Reese and her debate team partner and longtime crush David. Sixteen-year-old Zoey Redbird is Marked as a fledging vampyre and joins the House of Night school, where she will train to become an adult vampyre — if she makes it through the Change. Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder Norwegian author Jostein Gaarder's novel follows 14 year-old Sophie as she encounters a mysterious mentor who leads her on an exciting journey of philosophical discovery. Culture News Book Recommendations. This book is the perfect thing to read when you want to go to your happy place. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. The Immortals series by Tamora Pierce.
In The Bartimaeus Series , Stroud continues to captivate thousands of readers, presenting an a unique take on a tired idea in the fantasy genre. Vladimir's Academy, where one girl focuses on mastering magic, the other on physical training, while both try to avoid the perils of gossip, cliques, gruesome pranks and sinister plots. When alchemist Sydney is ordered into hiding to protect the life of Moroi princess Jill Dragomir, the last place she expects to be sent is a human private school in Palm Springs, Calif. What other sweet romantic books would you add to this list? Noah is a hopeless romantic. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in.