51NGW70QY5LThere are so many amazing authors/books out there! Here are some of my favorites.

Middle Grade

  • Enchanted Forest Chronicles by Patricia Wrede
  • Princess Academy by Shannon Hale
  • Dragon Slippers by Jessica Day George
  • Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
  • Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin
  • Any Rick Roirdan Book
  • Harry Potter (of course!)
  • Anne of Green Gables

Young Adult

  • 8bdfe11b2bc0f35fdeec892cf5498209Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger
  • The Ruby Red Trilogy by Kerstin Gier
  • Shadow and Bone Trilogy by Leigh Bardugo
  • Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
  • Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins
  • The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielson
  • Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder
  • The Hero and the Crown, The Blue Sword, Beauty by Robin McKinley
  • Cinder by Marissa Meyer
  • The Books of Bayern by Shannon Hale
  • My Name is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok


  • Anything by Georgette Heyer- She is HILARIOUS.cover_277-2
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
  • The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
  • Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
  • Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
  • Jane Austen anything, but my favorite is Persuasion
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  • Hounded by Kevin Hearne