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Best Young Adult Fantasy

Bonny Kate
The list author says: "These are the best young adult fantasy books I've had the pleasure to read. I only list the first book in a series. A lot of these are pretty well known, but I've tried to include some less well known books as well. I plan to update as I find more good books!"
The Blue Sword
The Blue Sword
"Probably my favorite fantasy book ever."
The Hero and the Crown
The Hero and the Crown
"So good it can almost stand alone."
Chalice
Chalice
"Enchanting."
The Outlaws of Sherwood
The Outlaws of Sherwood
"Not really any magic here, but since Robin Hood is a legendary figure (plus I love this book), I included it on the list."
Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone
The Squire's Tale (The Squire's Tales)
The Squire's Tale (The Squire's Tales)
"A hilarious retelling of King Arthur mythology.  Check out the other books in this series."
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, Book 1)
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, Book 1)
"This book is really difficult to classify, but since it concerns fairies, fantasy is probably the right genre."
Eragon (Inheritance)
Eragon (Inheritance)
"It may seem like a mash-up of Star Wars and the Lord of the Rings, but that doesn't diminish how fun it is to read one bit!"
The Last Knight (Knight and Rogue)
The Last Knight (Knight and Rogue)
"This is really a mystery and buddy novel set in a medieval fantasy world.  I love the characters!"
The Ruins of Gorlan (The Ranger's Apprentice, Book 1)
The Ruins of Gorlan (The Ranger's Apprentice, Book 1)
Airborn
Airborn
"Really more like steampunk, but so awesome I had to put it here."
Daughter of the Flames
Daughter of the Flames
"For fans of Mulan!"
Brightly Woven
Brightly Woven
"Romantic and just lovely!"
Incarceron (Incarceron, Book 1)
Incarceron (Incarceron, Book 1)
"I just finished, and I was blown away.  Wow.  This is the best book I've read in a loooong time!  It has sort of a sci-fi feel, but still sort of fantasy-ish."
Ella Enchanted (Trophy Newbery)
Ella Enchanted (Trophy Newbery)
"loooove it!"
The Two Princesses of Bamarre
The Two Princesses of Bamarre
"I liked it even better than Ella Enchanted."
Crown Duel (Crown Duel / Court Duel)
Crown Duel (Crown Duel / Court Duel)
"The first book is rocky, but the second is intriguing!"
The Amaranth Enchantment
The Amaranth Enchantment
"Mysterious and beautifully written!"
Once Upon a Marigold
Once Upon a Marigold
"Very funny and cute fairy tale."
Hero's Song: The First Song of Eirren
Hero's Song: The First Song of Eirren
"very good"
Fire Arrow: The Second Song of Eirren
Fire Arrow: The Second Song of Eirren
"even better than the first, in my opinion"
East
East
"A classic fairy tale retold mixed with some Norse mythology"
The Silver Crown (Aladdin Fantasy)
The Silver Crown (Aladdin Fantasy)
"Really unique, but good."
Black Unicorn
Black Unicorn
"fantastic. I love Tanith Lee's writing style."
The Hollow Kingdom: Book I -- The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy
The Hollow Kingdom: Book I -- The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy
"first of a trilogy.  creepy in a cool way."
Book of a Thousand Days
Book of a Thousand Days
"very awesome - set in an alternate Mongolia"
Dragon's Keep
Dragon's Keep
"I could not put it down."
Sabriel (Old Kingdom)
Sabriel (Old Kingdom)
"The kind of book you don't want to read before bedtime."
The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain Book 1)
The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain Book 1)
"A fantasy classic."
The Chronicles of Narnia, Box Set (7 Volumes, Complete)
The Chronicles of Narnia, Box Set (7 Volumes, Complete)
"My favorites: "The Voyage of the Dawn Treader" and "The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe""
Airman
Airman
"I don't know how to describe this book. Adventure, inventions, dastardly plots, absurdity, humor, and tragedy - Airman has it all. If you love Colfer's storytelling in Artemis Fowl, check out this more grown-up read."
J.R.R. Tolkien Boxed Set (The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings)
J.R.R. Tolkien Boxed Set (The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings)
"I would be remiss not to include this!"
Redwall (Redwall, Book 1)
Redwall (Redwall, Book 1)
"Ah, nostalgia..."