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More fantasy books by Rick Riordan are shelved under Y Riordan. For more books about Greek mythology, check J292 and J883 in our nonfiction section. Click here for a print-friendly version of this list.

Children’s Fiction (J)

Author Title Call Number
ArmstrongLoki's Wolves
When Ragnarok—the apocalypse—threatens, the human descendants of the Norse gods must fight monsters to stop the end of the world. (358 pp.)
J Armstrong
CollinsGregor the Overlander
Gregor and his sister are pulled into a strange underground world, triggering an epic battle. (311 pp.)
J Collins
DasGuptaThe Serpent's Secret
Swept into another dimension full of magic, winged horses, and demons, Kiran must save her parents—and the world. (338 pp.)
J DasGupta
LerangisThe Colossus Rises
Four superhuman teens must find seven hidden pieces of Atlantis's power that will save them from certain death. (348 pp.)
J Lerangis
RiaziThe Gauntlet
Farah and her friends must outwit a sinister game master to rescue her little brother. (298 pp.)
J Riazi

Junior High Fiction (Y)

Author Title Call Number
BarronMaya and the Rising Dark
Maya's search for her missing father puts her at the center of a battle between our world, the Orishas, and the mysterious and sinister Dark world. (304 pp.)
Y Barron
CalejoCharlie Hernandez & the League of Shadows
Charlie learns the Hispanic folklore of his childhood is true when he grows horns and feathers and finds himself at the heart of a battle to save the world. (330 pp.)
Y Calejo
CervantesThe Storm Runner
Zane must unravel an ancient prophecy, stop an evil god, and discover how his disability connects him to his Mayan ancestry. (431 pp.)
Y Cervantes
ChaddaThe Savage Fortress
When Ash goes to India for a vacation, he falls into a world of demons overseen by the evil Lord Alexander Savage. (292 pp.)
Y Chadda
ChildsOh. My. Gods.
Phoebe finds herself at a school where everyone is descended from gods or goddesses. (264 pp.)
Y Childs
ChildsSweet Venom
Three teen descendants of Medusa embrace their fates in modern-day San Francisco. (345 pp.)
Y Childs
ChokshiAru Shah and the End of Time
When Aru is dared to prove an ancient lamp is cursed, she inadvertently frees an ancient demon. (355 pp.)
Y Chokshi
ColferArtemis Fowl
When a 12-year-old evil genius captures a fairy and demands a ransom in gold, the fairies fight back. (277 pp.)
Y Colfer
FarmerThe Sea of Trolls
Following capture by Vikings, Jack must undertake a vital quest to Jotunheim, home of the trolls. (459 pp.)
Y Farmer
Maddy learns she is destined to join the gods of Norse mythology and play a role in the fate of the world. (526 pp.)
Y Harris
HennesyPandora Gets Jealous
Pandy must gather all of the evils that were released when the box she brings to school is accidentally opened. (264 pp.)
Y Hennesy
KerrThe Akhenaten Adventure
Philippa and John discover they're descended from a long line of djinn. (355 pp.)
Y Kerr
LaFeversTheodosia and the Serpents of Chaos
Theodosia encounters two secret societies: one sworn to protect the world from ancient Egyptian magic and one planning to bring chaos to the world. (343 pp.)
Y LaFevers
LeeDragon Pearl
In a space adventure inspired by Korean mythology, Min stows away on a battle cruiser and must use her fox magic to solve the mystery of what happened to her older brother. (310 pp.)
Y Lee
MbaliaTristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky
In the midst of a battle that has left Black American folk heroes John Henry and Brer Rabbit exhausted, it's up to Tristan to appeal to the god Anansi and save the world. (482 pp.)
Y Mbalia
McMannThe Unwanteds
Twins Aaron and Alex are separated, one to attend university while the other finds himself in a wondrous place where youths learn magic. (390 pp.)
Y McMann
MebusGods of Manhattan
The gods of New York choose Rory to perform a dangerous mission. (340 pp.)
Y Mebus
MejiaPaola Santiago and the River of Tears
Her mother's stories of the monstrous La Llorona are thrilling but unbelievable to science-loving Paola until she takes a walk through a cactus field near the Gila River. (350 pp.)
Y Mejia
Kendra and Seth discover their grandparents' estate is a sanctuary for magical creatures and that a battle between good and evil is looming. (359 pp.)
Y Mull
O'HearnThe Flame of Olympus
Emily's life is transformed when a winged horse crashes onto the roof of her building and takes her to Olympus. (385 pp.)
Y O'Hearn
PaverGods and Warriors
Hylas, a goatherd on the run from deadly warriors, and Pirra, daughter of a high priestess, are drawn together by a powerful prophecy. (313 pp.)
Y Paver
RoanhorseRace to the Sun
Guided by her Navajo ancestors, seventh-grader Nizhoni Begay discovers she is descended from a holy woman and destined to become a monsterslayer, starting with the evil businessman who kidnapped her father (298 pp.)
Y Roanhorse
ScottThe Alchemyst
Sophie and Josh are caught up in a deadly struggle over an ancient book holding the formula for everlasting life. (375 pp.)
Y Scott
StephensThe Emerald Atlas
Kate, Michael, and Emma learn they have special powers, a fearsome enemy, and a quest to find a magical book. (417 pp.)
Y Stephens
StroudThe Amulet of Samarkand
Nathaniel, a magician's apprentice, summons a djinni and instructs him to steal the Amulet of Samarkand from a powerful magician. (462 pp.)
Y Stroud
UrsuThe Shadow Thieves
Charlotte and Zee must save humankind from Nightmares, Death, Pain, and a nasty guy named Phil. (424 pp.)
Y Ursu
Max must save his archaeologist parents, who disappeared while investigating an ancient Mayan site. (397 pp.)
Y Voelkel
YanceyThe Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp
Alfred must rescue King Arthur's sword Excalibur from evil forces. (339 pp.)
Y Yancey
YepCity of Fire
Scirye must enlist the help of volcano goddess Pele in an attempt to stop an evil dragon and a mysterious man from altering the universe. (320 pp.)
Y Yep

Last Updated: 9/20


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