Can't Give Up Fantasy at My Age?

A Listmania! list by Booksthatmatter "Booksthatmatter" (Brighton, UK)
 
The Amulet Of Samarkand (Bartimaeus Trilogy)
1.  The Amulet Of Samarkand (Bartimaeus Trilogy) by Jonathan Stroud
The list author says:
  "This list is not in order - but I've whole-heartedly enjoyed Stroud's crackingly paced trilogy"
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Mortal Engines (Mortal Engines Quartet)
2.  Mortal Engines (Mortal Engines Quartet) by Philip Reeve
The list author says:
  "Still the most original new concept in children's fiction in a long, long time. Even if book 3 didn't grip me as much as the others - can't wait for the next."
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Darkhenge
3.  Darkhenge by Catherine Fisher
The list author says:
  "Subtle, sophisitcated fantasy of a very high order: Fisher has hit a new level of maturity here."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone, The Dark Is Rising, Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the Tree (Puffin Books)
4.  The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone, The Dark Is Rising, Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the Tree (Puffin Books) by Susan Cooper
The list author says:
  "Quite simply a classic - up there with Narnia, Tolkein, Le Guin and the rest"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (126 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Earthsea Quartet (Roc)
5.  The Earthsea Quartet (Roc) by Ursula Le Guin
The list author says:
  "And talking of Le Guin, Earthsea remains my favourite of all fantasy creations."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (75 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Other Wind: The Sixth Book of Earthsea: An Earthsea Novel
6.  The Other Wind: The Sixth Book of Earthsea: An Earthsea Novel by Ursula K. Le Guin
The list author says:
  "Some reviewers have griped about the 'politics' of this book - personally, it moves me deeply and I believe it is a profound and superb novel"
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Cart and Cwidder: Book One of the Dalemark Quartet
7.  Cart and Cwidder: Book One of the Dalemark Quartet by Diana Wynne Jones
The list author says:
  "The Dalemark Quartet is a milestone in genre writing and seems sadly overlooked (though fortunately still in print) not attracting as much attention as her other novels, but it is dazzling!"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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