Category Archives: Fantasy

Mapmakers and the Lost Magic by Cameron Chittock, illustrated by Amanda Castillo

Mapmakers and the Lost Magic by Cameron Chittock, illustrated by Amanda Castillo. RHGraphic, 2022. 9780593172872 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? The … Continue reading

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Valentina Salazar is Not a Monster Hunter by Zoraida Cordova

Valentina Salazar is Not a Monster Hunter by Zoraida Cordova. Scholastic, 2022. 9781338712728  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Paperback Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Valentina Salazar does NOT … Continue reading

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August of the Zombies by K. G. Campbell

            August of the Zombies by K. G. Campbell, Alfred A. Knopf, 2022. 9781101931639  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? Twelve-year old August has … Continue reading

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Cress Watercress by Gregory Maguire, illustrated by David Litchfield

Cress Watercress by Gregory Maguire, illustrated by David Litchfield. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536211009 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Animal fantasy What did you like about the book? The young rabbit Cressida … Continue reading

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Doom’s Day Camp by Joshua Hauke

Doom’s Day Camp by Joshua Hauke. Razorbill, Penguin Random House, 2022. 9780593205419 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre: Fantasy/adventure What did you like about the book?  Doom’s dad, Grizzly Thorax, … Continue reading

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Pacey Packer, Unicorn Tracker: Mermaids vs. Unicorns by J. C. Phillipps

Pacey Packer, Unicorn Tracker: Mermaids vs. Unicorns by J. C. Phillipps. Random House, 2022. 9780593179567 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Pacey Packer … Continue reading

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A Thousand Steps into Night by Traci Chee

A Thousand Steps into Night by Traci Chee, Clarion, 2022. 9780358469988 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? 17-year-old Miuko is kissed by a demon … Continue reading

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The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat

The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536204957 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? In a Thai-inspired fantasy world, Sai, a 12-year-old … Continue reading

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The Holloway Girls by Susan Bishop Crispell

The Holloway Girls by Susan Bishop Crispell. Sourcebooks Fire, 2022.  9781728247144 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Format: Paperback ARC (publication date June 7, 2022) Genre:  Romance/Fantasy What did you like about the book?  The … Continue reading

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Marco Polo, Brave Explorer by Cynthia Lord, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin

Marco Polo, Brave Explorer (Book Buddies, Book 2) by Cynthia Lord, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536213553 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or Aa Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the … Continue reading

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