My Top 10 Children's Books of Magic and Mystery

A Listmania! list by Catherine (Redmond, WA United States)
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Half Magic
1.  Half Magic by N. M. Bodecker
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  "Just one of many magical adventures by Eager."
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The Enchanted Castle (Puffin Classics)
2.  The Enchanted Castle (Puffin Classics) by E. Nesbit
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  "The scene where the statues have their feast still captivates me."
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A Wizard of Earthsea (The Earthsea Cycle, Book 1)
3.  A Wizard of Earthsea (The Earthsea Cycle, Book 1) by Ursula K. Le Guin
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  "Classic work from a science fiction/fantasy legend."
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls (Lewis Barnavelt)
4.  The House with a Clock in Its Walls (Lewis Barnavelt) by John Bellairs
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  "I'm not an adult fan of horror, but the Bellairs books had me totally intrigued. And scared in a good way."
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The Figure in the Shadows (Lewis Barnavelt)
5.  The Figure in the Shadows (Lewis Barnavelt) by John Bellairs
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  "I stayed away from including all of the books these authors wrote, but these two Bellairs books were so deliciously creepy I'll add another one by him."
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Spiderweb for Two: A Melendy Maze
6.  Spiderweb for Two: A Melendy Maze by Elizabeth Enright
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  "This one is more about  the magic and mystery you make for yourself."
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The Little Broomstick
7.  The Little Broomstick by Mary Stewart
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  "I wore this book out as a child."
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Black and Blue Magic
8.  Black and Blue Magic by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
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  "My favorite Zilpha Keatly Snyder book. Not as weird as some, just magical."
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Steel magic
9.  Steel magic by Andre Norton
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  "It never quite got me over my fear of spiders, but it helped. My favorite Andre Norton book, though she has many like Octagon Magic and Fur Magic, too."
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The Witch's Buttons
10.  The Witch's Buttons by Ruth Chew
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  "I loved anything by Ruth Chew. This was my favorite because of the button that was a spaceship."
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