Category Archives: Fantasy

The Birth of Kitaro by Shigeru Mizuki

        The Birth of Kitaro by Shigeru Mizuki, translated by Zack Davisson. Drawn & Quarterly, 2016. 9781770462281 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Fantasy/horror What did you like about … Continue reading

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Harry Potter: Magical Film Projections: Patronus Charm 

   Harry Potter: Magical Film Projections: Patronus Charm – Candlewick Press, (9780763695866), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  3 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book?  This novelty book gives Harry Potter fans … Continue reading

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Jane, Unlimited – Kristin Cashore

   Jane, Unlimited – Kristin Cashore, Kathy Dawson Books, (9780803741492), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Mystery/Science fiction/Fantasy What did you like about the book?  The death of her Aunt Magnolia has … Continue reading

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The Dollmaker of Kraków by R. M. Romero, [Illustrations by Lisa Perrin]

  The Dollmaker of Kraków by R. M. Romero, [Illustrations by Lisa Perrin] Delacorte, 2017. 9781524715397 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy/Historical fiction What did you like about the book? A doll … Continue reading

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The Secret Rescuers: The Magic Fox by Paula Harrison, illustrated by Sophy Williams

    The Secret Rescuers: The Magic Fox by Paula Harrison, illustrated by Sophy Williams, Aladdin, 2017 ISBN: 978-1-4814-7619-5 Format:  paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 4 Genre: early chapter book, fantasy What did you like … Continue reading

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Wishtree – Katherine Applegate

  Wishtree – Katherine Applegate, Feiwel and Friends, (9781250043221), 2017 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: fantasy What did you like about the book? Red is a wishtree; annually people come with wishes to hang from her … Continue reading

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The Ice Sea Pirates – by Frida Nilsson

    The Ice Sea Pirates – by Frida Nilsson. Gecko Press. 9781776571451, 2017. Format: Hardcover  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre:  Fantasy / Action What did you like about the book? The familial bond. As an older … Continue reading

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