Spirit Animals by Brandon Mull
Book 1: Wild Born
This is a great series written by some amazing kids and teen authors. Set in a world where at the age of 11 some children begin to form a special bond with magically conjured animals, called Spirit Animals, the books follow the story of four such children who must band together to stop a growing evil.
Lockwood & Co by Jonathan Stroud
Book 1: The Screaming Staircase
The world is overrun by ghosts and it’s up to child agents with psychic powers to stop them. The perfect mix of great characters, spooky chills, adventure, and mystery.
The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater
Book 1: The Raven Boys
Magic reigns in this atmospheric teen series about a group of friends trying to find the mythical grave of an ancient, sleeping Welsh king. This series has the perfect mix of romance, humor, danger, beautiful writing, and fantastic characters. Each book is better than the last as the mystery and characters continue to grow and unfold.
Youth Services Supervisor
Sharon Forks Library