Teen Booklist

  • Chaos Code

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    By Richards, JustinFifteen-year-old Matt and his new friend Robin search the globe to retrieve an ancient code--rumored to have brought down the ancient civilization of Atlantis--from the hands of a madman who is bent on destroying the modern world.
  • Charmed Life

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    By Jones, Diana Wynne

    Gwendolen Chant and her brother Cat find the Chrestomancie Castle family's magic powers difficult to counter with the inferior powers of the Coven Street witches.

    Book 1 of The Chronicles of Chrestomanci

  • Child of the Dark Prophecy

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    By Barron, T.A.

    When the peaceful world of Avalon (contained on the roots of a supernaturally big tree) begins to suffer mysterious droughts and darkness, the heir of Merlin is the only one who can save it. But is 17-year old Tamwyn the heir, or is he the child of the dark prophecy, who is destined to destroy Avalon? Loosely tied to the author’s Lost Years of Merlin series.  Sequels: Shadows on the Stars, The Eternal Flame.

  • City of Bones

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    By Clare, Cassandra

    Clary witnesses a murder in a New York City nightclub--and the body disappears into thin air! It's hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible to everyone else and when there is nothing to show that a boy has died. This is Clary's first meeting with the Shadowhunters, warriors dedicated to ridding the earth of demons. Within twenty-four hours Clary is pulled into their world when her mother disappears and Clary herself is attacked by a demon. But why would demons be interested in ordinary mundanes like Clary and her mother? And how did Clary suddenly get the Sight? The Shadowhunters would like to know. . . .Full of snappy dialogue like an episode of Buffy.  Sequels: City of Ashes, City of Glass.


  • City of Masks

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    By Hoffman, Mary

    Sick in bed with cancer, Lucien discovers he can journey to a place in a parallel world that resembles medieval Venice, Italy, while he sleeps. He becomes caught up in the political intrigues surrounding the Duchessa who rules the city. In each volume, new characters from our modern world learn how to “stravagate” and join Lucien in his adventures.

     Sequels: City of Stars, City of Flowers, City of Secrets

  • Dealing with Dragons

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    By Wrede, Patricia

    With the aid of King Mandanbar, Princess Cimorene rescues the dragon Kazul and saves the Enchanted Forest from a band of wicked wizards. A spoof of conventional fairytales.

    Sequels: Searching for Dragons, Calling on Dragons, Talking to Dragons

  • Dirty Magic

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    By Hughes, Carol

    After his little sister Hannah becomes mortally ill, ten-year-old Joe follows a shadowy figure to the war-torn land of Asphodel, a mysterious and dangerous world of dying children, where he entrusts himself to a devious blind guide, faces ruthless killing machines, and discovers a shocking truth about himself.

  • Dragon Flight

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    By George, Jessica Day

    Sequel to Dragon Slippers continues the fairy-tale adventures of Creel, an orphan who escaped coldhearted relatives and, with the help of new dragon friends, found a new life as a talented seamstress in the city. Creel grows restless with her sewing business and jumps at another opportunity for magical adventure when her country is threatened by a war led by an evil dragon.


  • Dragon Quintet

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    By Kaye, Marvin (editor)

    Five tales of dragon lore by Tanith Lee, Orson Scott Card, and other equally talented fantasy authors



  • Dragon's Keep

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    By Carey, Janet LeeIn 1145 A.D., as foretold by Merlin, fourteen-year-old Rosalind, who will be the twenty-first Pendragon Queen of Wilde Island, has much to accomplish to fulfill her destiny, while hiding from her people the dragon's claw she was born with that reflects only one of her mother's dark secrets.