FOR HARRY POTTER FANS
If you love Harry Potter you will enjoy these titles. They are all available through the Harnett County Public Library. Junior fiction titles are shelved alphabetically by author.
The call numbers for these books are J F Abb
The Secrets of Droon Series
Passing through a hidden door and down a secret staircase, Eric, Julie and Neal enter the land of Droon --a place full of flying lizards and furry creatures. In this world the kids must rescue a princess, retrieve and enchanted jewel, escape from a creepy island, reach the City in the Clouds before it disappears, escape from an ice spell that freezes everything and capture a fire-breathing, three-eyed monster.
The Golden Wasp
Julie, Eric, Neal, and Princess Keeah must figure out how to stop Lord Sparr from using the powers of the Golden Wasp to enslave the rulers of all the kingdoms of Droon, and then going on to conquer the outside world through Eric's father whom Sparr holds captive.
Tower of the Elf King
Somebody has robbed the Lumpies' village! And it can't be Lord Sparr--because he has mysteriously disappeared. The rumor is that a terrible beast is behind the crime. So Eric, Julie, and Neal set off with Khan and princess Keeah to find the creature. Instead they find a big surprise!
The hawk bandits of Tarkoom
Eric, Julie, Neal, and Neal's dog Snorky return to Droon when a magical earthquake restores the lost city of Tarkoom, which is inhabited by fierce bandits who are half human and half bird of prey.
Into the land of the lost
Eric, Julie, and Neal return to Droon to help Princess Keeah protect the magical Golden Wasp, which is hidden in Agrah-Voor, a place inhabited by the ghosts of dead heroes.
Quest for the queen
Eric, Neal, and Julie return to Droon to help Princess Keeah win a contest in which she can use no magic, but for which her prize will be what she most desires--a cure for the spell that causes her mother, Queen Relna, to change into different kinds of animal.
Under the Serpent Sea
When Eric dreams about Keeah and the sea witch Demither visiting is house, he and his friends return to Droon to discover that emither is stirring up trouble for Keeah, and that their old nemy Lord Sparr may be behind it all.
The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis
The call numbers for these titles are J F Lew
Book 1 The lion, the witch and the wardrobe
Four English school children find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter. (Also available on video and books on tape)
Book 2 Prince Caspian.
Wicked King Miraz has imposed a pernicious new order of persecution and imprisonment, but the King's nephew and rightful heir, young Prince Caspian, realizing the evil of his uncle's regime, vows to revive Narnia's glorious past.
Book 3 The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Lucy, Edmund, and their peevish cousin Eustace, sail to the land of Narnia, where Eustace is temporarily transformed into a green dragon because of his selfish behavior and skepticism.
Book 4 The Silver Chair
Two English school children share hair-raising adventures as they go on a search and rescue mission for the missing Prince Rilian, who is held captive in the underground kingdom of the Emerald Witch
Book 5 The horse and his boy.
A boy and a talking horse share an adventurous and dangerous journey to Narnia to warn of invading barbarians.
Book 6 Magician's nephew
When Digory and Polly try to return the wicked witch Jadis to her own world, the magic gets mixed up and they all land in Narnia where they witness Aslan blessing the animals with human speech.
Book 7 The Last Battle
With Eustace and Jill at his side, the King, the noble unicorn Jewel, and a few remaining loyal subjects must stand fast against the powers of evil and darkness and fight The Last Battle to decide the future of this once glorious kingdom.
The call numbers for these titles are J F Row
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
When the Chamber of Secrets is opened again at the Hogswart School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, second-year student Harry Potter finds himself in danger from a dark power that has once more been released on the school.
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban
During his third year at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry Potter must confront the devious and dangerous wizard responsible for his parents' deaths.
Harry Potter and the goblet of fire
Harry Potter, a fourth-year student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft Wizardry, longs to escape his hateful relatives, the Dursleys, and be a normal fourteen-year-old wizard, but what Harry does not yet realize, he is not a normal wizard, and in his case, different can be deadly.
Other Potter Books
J.K. Rowling / Gaines, Ann. Bear, Del. : Mitchell Lane Publishers, c2002. JB ROWLING Gai. A real-life reader biography that describes the life and career of author J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling :; the wizard behind Harry Potter / Shapiro, Marc, 1949- Edition: 1st ed. NY : St. Martin's Griffin, 2000.YA B ROWLING Sha
Meet J.K. Rowling / Ward, S. (Stasia), 1968- Edition: 1st ed. NY : PowerKids Press, 2001. JB ROWLING War An easy-to-read biography of J. K. Rowling, the English author of the popular Harry Potter series of children's books.
The sorcerer's companion :; a guide to the magical world of Harry Potter / Kronzek, Allan Zola. Edition: 1st ed. NY : Broadway Books, 2001. . Explores the true history, folklore, and mythology behind the magical practices, creatures and personalities that appear in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter books. J 823.914 Kro
Quidditch through the ages / Rowling, J. K. Edition: 1st American ed. NY : London : Arthur A. Levine Books ; WhizzHard Books,2001. Written by J.K. Rowling as a fictitious author. 823.914 Row
Fantastic beasts and where to find them / Rowling, J. K. Edition: 1st
American ed. NY :
London : Arthur A. Levine Books ; Obscurus Books, 2001. Written by J.K. Rowling as a fictitious author. 823.914 Row
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