Books by: Young Adult


Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

by Mary GrandPréJ.K. RowlingJim Kay
4,430,171 voters
Harry Potter's life is miserable. His parents are dead and he's stuck with his heartless relatives, who force him to live in a tiny closet under the stairs. But his fortune changes...
Twilight

Twilight

by Stephenie Meyer
3,774,023 voters
About three things I was absolutely positive.

First, Edward was a vampire.

Second, there was a part of him—and I didn't know how dominant that part might be—th...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,029,905 voters
In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it t...
The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye

by J.D. SalingerErnest RieraJosep M. Fonalleras
1,992,203 voters
The hero-narrator of The Catcher in the Rye is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, se...
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

by Mary GrandPréJ.K. Rowling
1,780,253 voters
Harry Potter is lucky to reach the age of thirteen, since he has already survived the murderous attacks of the feared Dark Lord on more than one occasion. But his hopes for a quiet...
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

by Mary GrandPréJ.K. Rowling
1,726,916 voters
The Dursleys were so mean and hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags...
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

by Mary GrandPréJ.K. Rowling
1,703,145 voters
Harry Potter is midway through both his training as a wizard and his coming of age. Harry wants to get away from the pernicious Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup w...
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

by Mary GrandPréJ.K. Rowling
1,700,145 voters
It's no longer safe for Harry at Hogwarts, so he and his best friends, Ron and Hermione, are on the run. Professor Dumbledore has given them clues about what they need to do to def...
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

by Mary GrandPréJ.K. Rowling
1,634,741 voters
The war against Voldemort is not going well: even Muggle governments are noticing. Ron scans the obituary pages of The Daily Prophet looking for familiar names. Dumbledore is absen...
Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies

by William Golding
1,565,866 voters
When a plane crashes on a remote island, a small group of schoolboys are the sole survivors. From the prophetic Simon and virtuous Ralph to the lovable Piggy and brutish Jack, each...
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

by C.S. Lewis
1,480,534 voters
'They say Aslan is on the move. Perhaps he has already landed,' whispered the Beaver. Edmund felt a sensation of mysterious horror. Peter felt brave and adventurous. Susan felt as ...
The Lightning Thief

The Lightning Thief

by Rick Riordan
1,317,525 voters
Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can't seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting worse—Percy could have sw...
Little Women

Little Women

by Louisa May Alcott
1,231,893 voters
Following the lives of four sisters on a journey out of adolescence, Louisa May Alcott's Little Women explores the difficulties associated with gender roles in a Post-Civil War Ame...
New Moon

New Moon

by Stephenie Meyer
1,133,368 voters
There is an alternate cover edition for this ISBN13 here.

I knew we were both in mo...
City of Bones

City of Bones

by Cassandra Clare
1,120,215 voters
When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered...
Eclipse

Eclipse

by Stephenie Meyer
1,119,058 voters
As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge, Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger. In the midst ...
The Book Thief

The Book Thief

by Markus Zusak
1,115,317 voters
It’s just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. . . .
...
Eragon

Eragon

by Christopher Paolini
1,075,668 voters
One boy. One dragon. A world of adventure.
When Eragon finds a polished blue stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy; perhaps it will buy hi...
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark TwainGuy CardwellJohn Seelye
938,255 voters
Of all the contenders for the title of The Great American Novel, none has a better claim than The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Intended at first as a simple story of a bo...
The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass

by Philip Pullmanნიკა სამუშია
931,679 voters
Here lives an orphaned ward named Lyra Belacqua, whose carefree life among the scholars at Oxford's Jordan College is shattered by the arrival of two powerful visitors. First, her ...
The Secret Life of Bees

The Secret Life of Bees

by Sue Monk Kidd
899,428 voters
Set in South Carolina in 1964, The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of Lily Owens, whose life has been shaped around the blurred memory of the afternoon her mother was ki...
The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

by Stephen Chbosky
866,921 voters
The critically acclaimed debut novel from Stephen Chbosky, Perks follows observant “wallflower” Charlie as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adul...
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

by Mark Haddon
851,737 voters
Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of hu...
Ender's Game

Ender's Game

by Orson Scott Card
792,377 voters
Andrew "Ender" Wiggin thinks he is playing computer simulated war games; he is, in fact, engaged in something far more desperate. The result of genetic experimentation, Ender may b...
Looking for Alaska

Looking for Alaska

by John Green
756,567 voters
Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave ...
Holes

Holes

by Louis Sachar
728,541 voters
Stanley Yelnats is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnatses. Now Stanley...
The Little Prince

The Little Prince

by Richard HowardAntoine de Saint-ExupéryMelina Karakosta
712,665 voters
Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leave...
The Outsiders

The Outsiders

by S.E. Hinton
643,797 voters
According to Ponyboy, there are two kinds of people in the world: greasers and socs. A soc (short for "social") has money, can get away with just about anything, and has an attitud...
The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

by Frances Hodgson Burnett
623,213 voters
When orphaned Mary Lennox comes to live at her uncle's great house on the Yorkshire Moors, she finds it full of secrets. The mansion has nearly one hundred rooms, and her uncle kee...
The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

by William Goldman
614,753 voters
What happens when the most beautiful girl in the world marries the handsomest prince of all time and he turns out to be...well...a lot less than the man of her dreams?

As ...
Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are

by Maurice Sendak
606,103 voters
One night Max puts on his wolf suit and makes mischief of one kind and another, so his mother calls him 'Wild Thing' and sends him to bed without his supper. That night a forest be...
A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time

by Madeleine L'Engle
596,290 voters
It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival o...
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

by Mark TwainGuy CardwellJohn Seelye
543,831 voters
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is the first of Mark Twain's novels to feature one of the best-loved characters in American fiction, with a critical introduction by John Seelye...
A Walk to Remember

A Walk to Remember

by Nicholas Sparks
543,356 voters
Every April, when the wind blows from the sea and mingles with the scent of lilacs, Landon Carter remembers his last year at Beaufort High. It was 1958, and Landon had already date...
Confessions of a Shopaholic

Confessions of a Shopaholic

by Sophie Kinsella
537,157 voters
Becky Bloomwood has a fabulous flat in London’s trendiest neighborhood, a troupe of glamorous socialite friends, and a closet brimming with the season’s must-haves. The only troubl...
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

by Ann Brashares
516,361 voters
Carmen got the jeans at a thrift shop. They didn’t look all that great: they were worn, dirty, and speckled with bleach. On the night before she and her friends part for the summer...
The Sea of Monsters

The Sea of Monsters

by Rick Riordan
501,378 voters
The heroic son of Poseidon makes an action-packed comeback in the second must-read installment of Rick Riordan's amazing young readers series. Starring Percy Jackson, a "half blood...
Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

by L.M. Montgomery
486,941 voters
Everyone's favorite redhead, the spunky Anne Shirley, begins her adventures at Green Gables, a farm outside Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. When the freckled girl realizes that the ...
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

by Quentin BlakeRoald Dahl
449,316 voters
Complete with stunning new movie art for the cover, and an eight-page full-color insert of stills from director Tim Burton's new adaptation, Dahl's treasured novel appears unabridg...
Uglies

Uglies

by Scott Westerfeld
439,323 voters
Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can't wait. In just a few weeks she'll have the operation that will turn her from a repellent ugly into a stunning pretty. And as a pretty, ...
Matilda

Matilda

by Quentin BlakeRoald Dahl
434,356 voters
Matilda is a little girl who is far too good to be true. At age five-and-a-half she's knocking off double-digit multiplication problems and blitz-reading Dickens. Even more remarka...
The Titan's Curse

The Titan's Curse

by Rick Riordan
429,162 voters
IT'S NOT EVERYDAY YOU FIND YOURSELF IN COMBAT WITH A HALF-LION, HALF-HUMAN.

But when you're the son of a Greek god, it happens. And now my friend Annabeth is missing, a go...
Artemis Fowl

Artemis Fowl

by Eoin Colfer
379,082 voters
Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a millionaire, a genius—and, above all, a criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesn't know what he's taken on when he kidnaps a fairy, Captain Hol...
The Chronicles of Narnia

The Chronicles of Narnia

by Pauline BaynesC.S. Lewis
370,449 voters
Journeys to the end of the world, fantastic creatures, and epic battles between good and evil—what more could any reader ask for in one book? The book that has it all is The Lio...
Marked

Marked

by Kristin CastP.C. Cast
353,973 voters
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Speak

Speak

by Laurie Halse Anderson
351,417 voters
"Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the non...
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

by Martin GardnerLewis CarrollJohn Tenniel
336,415 voters
Weary of her storybook, one "without pictures or conversations," the young and imaginative Alice follows a hasty hare underground--to come face-to-face with some of the strangest a...
Ella Enchanted

Ella Enchanted

by Gail Carson Levine
333,572 voters
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Bridge to Terabithia

Bridge to Terabithia

by Katherine Paterson
330,864 voters
Jess Aarons' greatest ambition is to be the fastest runner in his grade. He's been practicing all summer and can't wait to see his classmates' faces when he beats them all. But on ...
Number the Stars

Number the Stars

by Lois Lowry
326,441 voters
Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages...
The Cat in the Hat

The Cat in the Hat

by Dr. Seuss
310,985 voters
Poor Sally and her brother. It's cold and wet and they're stuck in the house with nothing to do . . . until a giant cat in a hat shows up, transforming the dull day into a madcap a...
Coraline

Coraline

by Neil Gaiman
306,514 voters
Coraline's often wondered what's behind the locked door in the drawing room. It reveals only a brick wall when she finally opens it, but when she tries again later, a passageway my...
Flowers for Algernon

Flowers for Algernon

by Daniel Keyes
302,819 voters
With more than five million copies sold, Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that...
An Abundance of Katherines

An Abundance of Katherines

by John Green
302,798 voters
Katherine V thought boys were gross
Katherine X just wanted to be friends
Katherine XVIII dumped him in an e-mail
K-19 broke his heart

When it comes to relatio...
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

by Pauline BaynesC.S. Lewis
301,351 voters
Lucy and Edmund, with their dreadful cousin Eustace, get magically pulled into a painting of a ship at sea. That ship is the Dawn Treader, and on board is Caspian, King of N...
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

by Betty Smith
287,367 voters
The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with ...
Watership Down

Watership Down

by Richard Adams
286,615 voters
Set in England's Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival follows a band of very special creatures on their flight from the intr...
Inkheart

Inkheart

by Cornelia FunkeAnthea Bell
281,072 voters
Alternate cover edition: 9780439709101

Twelve-year-old Meggie learns that her father, who...
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

by John Boyne
274,837 voters
Berlin, 1942 : When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must mov...
The Bad Beginning

The Bad Beginning

by Lemony SnicketBrett Helquist
268,278 voters
Dear Reader,

I'm sorry to say that the book you are holding in your hands is extremely unpleasant. It tells an unhappy tale about three very unlucky children. Even though ...
Where the Red Fern Grows

Where the Red Fern Grows

by Wilson Rawls
264,891 voters
A loving threesome, they ranged the dark hills and river bottoms of Cherokee country. Old Dan had the brawn. Little Ann had the brains, and Billy had the will to make them into the...
James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach

by Quentin BlakeRoald Dahl
264,065 voters
When James accidentally drops some magic crystals by the old peach tree, strange things start to happen. The peach at the top of the tree begins to grow, and before long it's as bi...
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson
263,375 voters
The most popular pirate story ever written in English, featuring one of literature’s most beloved “bad guys,” Treasure Island has been happily devoured by several generation...
Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

by Jeff Kinney
247,853 voters
Boys don’t keep diaries—or do they?

The launch of an exciting and innovatively illustrated new series narrated by an unforgettable kid every family can relate to...
Prince Caspian

Prince Caspian

by C.S. Lewis
245,731 voters
The Pevensie siblings are back to help a prince denied his rightful throne as he gathers an army in a desperate attempt to rid his land of a false king. But in the end, it is a bat...
Eldest

Eldest

by Christopher Paolini
245,499 voters
Darkness falls ...Despair abounds ...Evil reigns ...Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty forces of King Galbatorix, cruel ...
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

by L. Frank BaumW.W. Denslow
241,658 voters
Follow the yellow brick road!

Dorothy thinks she's lost forever when a tornado whirls her and her dog, Toto, into a magical world. To get home, she must find the wonderful...
White Oleander

White Oleander

by Janet Fitch
240,488 voters
Everywhere hailed as a novel of rare beauty and power, White Oleander tells the unforgettable story of Ingrid, a brilliant poet imprisoned for murder, and her daughter, Astr...
Vampire Academy

Vampire Academy

by Richelle Mead
238,761 voters
ONLY A TRUE BEST FRIEND CAN PROTECT YOU FROM YOUR IMMORTAL ENEMIES…

Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess: a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth's magic....
The Subtle Knife

The Subtle Knife

by Philip Pullman
237,731 voters
The most magnificent fantasy series since The Lord of the Rings.” — The Oregonian

Lost in a new world, Lyra finds Will—a boy on the run, a murderer—a worthy ...
Island of the Blue Dolphins

Island of the Blue Dolphins

by Scott O'Dell
233,096 voters
In the Pacific there is an island that looks like a big fish sunning itself in the sea. Around it, blue dolphins swim, otters play, and sea elephants and sea birds abound. Once, In...
Stargirl

Stargirl

by Jerry Spinelli
232,769 voters
Stargirl. From the day she arrives at quiet Mica High in a burst of color and sound, the hallways hum with the murmur of “Stargirl, Stargirl.” She captures Leo Borlock’ s heart wit...
Nineteen Minutes

Nineteen Minutes

by Jodi Picoult
230,473 voters
Jodi Picoult, bestselling author of My Sister's Keeper and The Tenth Circle, pens her most riveting book yet, with a startling and poignant story about the devastating aftermath of...
Stardust

Stardust

by Neil Gaiman
229,911 voters
Young Tristran Thorn will do anything to win the cold heart of beautiful Victoria—even fetch her the star they watch fall from the night sky. But to do so, he must enter the unexpl...
The Pact

The Pact

by Jodi Picoult
218,156 voters
For eighteen years the Hartes and the Golds have lived next door to each other, sharing everything from Chinese food to chicken pox to carpool duty-- they've grown so close it seem...
The Call of the Wild

The Call of the Wild

by Jack London
218,074 voters
A classic novel reissued for contemporary readers.

Rediscover Jack London’s beloved classic in this unique hardbound edition. First published as a serial in the Sat...
Hatchet

Hatchet

by Gary Paulsen
217,292 voters
Brian is on his way to Canada to visit his estranged father when the pilot of his small prop plane suffers a heart attack. Brian is forced to crash-land the plane in a lake--and fi...
The Witches

The Witches

by Quentin BlakeRoald Dahl
215,657 voters
This is not a fairy-tale. This is about REAL WITCHES. Real witches don't ride around on broomsticks. They don't even wear black cloaks and hats. They are vile, cunning, detestable ...
Betrayed

Betrayed

by Kristin CastP.C. Cast
203,770 voters
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The Final Empire

The Final Empire

by Brandon Sanderson
199,578 voters
In a world where ash falls from the sky, and mist dominates the night, an evil cloaks the land and stifles all life. The future of the empire rests on the shoulders of a troublemak...
Just Listen

Just Listen

by Sarah Dessen
198,761 voters
Last year, Annabel was "the girl who has everything" — at least that's the part she played in the television commercial for Kopf's Department Store.

This year, she's the g...
The City of Ember

The City of Ember

by Jeanne DuPrau
194,906 voters
Many hundreds of years ago, the city of Ember was created by the Builders to contain everything needed for human survival. It worked…but now the storerooms are almost out of food, ...
Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice

by Beatrice SparksAnonymous
194,267 voters
A teen plunges into a downward spiral of addiction in this classic cautionary tale.

January 24th

After you've had it, there isn't even life without drug...
A Little Princess

A Little Princess

by Frances Hodgson BurnettNancy Bond
191,535 voters
Sara Crewe, an exceptionally intelligent and imaginative student at Miss Minchin's Select Seminary for Young Ladies, is devastated when her adored, indulgent father dies. Now penni...
Pretties

Pretties

by Scott Westerfeld
190,674 voters
Gorgeous. Popular. Perfect.

Perfectly wrong.


Tally has finally become pretty. Now her looks are beyond perfect, her clothes are awesome, her boyfriend is t...
Little House on the Prairie

Little House on the Prairie

by Laura Ingalls WilderGarth Williams
189,208 voters
A family travels from the big woods of Wisconsin to a new home on the prairie, where they build a house, meet neighboring Indians, build a well, and fight a fire. Includes a detail...
The Princess Diaries

The Princess Diaries

by Meg Cabot
189,108 voters
She's just a New York City girl living with her artist mom…

NEWS FLASH: Dad is prince of Genovia. (So that's why a limo meets her at the airport!)

DOWNER: Dad can...
The Amber Spyglass

The Amber Spyglass

by Philip Pullman
188,211 voters
In the astonishing finale to the His Dark Materials trilogy, Lyra and Will are in unspeakable danger. With help from Iorek Byrnison the armored bear and two tiny Gallivespian spies...
Harry Potter Boxset

Harry Potter Boxset

by J.K. Rowling
186,654 voters
The exciting tales of Harry Potter, the young wizard-in-training, have taken the world by storm, and fans just can't get enough of the magical world of Hogwarts and beyond. If you ...
The Horse and His Boy

The Horse and His Boy

by C.S. Lewis
185,244 voters
The Horse and his Boy is a stirring and dramatic fantasy story that finds a young boy named Shasta on the run from his homeland with the talking horse, Bree. When the pair d...
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

by Newt ScamanderJ.K. RowlingAlbus Dumbledore
180,854 voters
〈ハリー・ポッター〉シリーズを読むには欠かせない副読本が、新装版になりました。J.K.ローリングによるニュート・スキャマンダーの前書きと、6種類の魔法動物が新たに加えられました。

 ニュート・スキャマンダーによるこの傑作は、刊行以来、ホグワーツ魔法魔術学校の指定教科書にもなり、何世代にもわたって魔法使いたちを楽しませてきました。本書は魔法界...
Black Beauty

Black Beauty

by Anna Sewell
180,188 voters
A horse is a horse of course unless of course the horse is Black Beauty. Animal-loving children have been devoted to Black Beauty throughout this century, and no doub...
The Truth About Forever

The Truth About Forever

by Sarah Dessen
175,568 voters
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The Phantom Tollbooth

The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton JusterJules Feiffer
173,759 voters
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Tuck Everlasting

Tuck Everlasting

by Natalie Babbitt
171,343 voters
Doomed to - or blessed with - eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. When ten...
The Velveteen Rabbit

The Velveteen Rabbit

by Margery Williams BiancoWilliam Nicholson
170,967 voters
Nursery magic is very strange and wonderful, and only those playthings that are old and wise and experienced like the Skin Horse understand all about it.

Like the Skin Hor...
A Great and Terrible Beauty

A Great and Terrible Beauty

by Libba Bray
170,827 voters
A Victorian boarding school story, a Gothic mansion mystery, a gossipy romp about a clique of girlfriends, and a dark other-worldly fantasy—jumble them all together and you have th...
The Angel Experiment

The Angel Experiment

by James Patterson
169,434 voters
Six unforgettable kids — with no families, no homes — are running for their lives. Max Ride and her best friends have the ability to fly. And that's just the beginning of their ama...
Are You My Mother?

Are You My Mother?

by P.D. Eastman
169,081 voters
ARE YOU MY MOTHER? tells a very simple story for children who have just started to read. their younger brothers or sisters will also want to follow the baby bird's quest as he asks...
The Silver Chair

The Silver Chair

by Pauline BaynesC.S. Lewis
166,782 voters
Jill and Eustace must rescue the Prince from the evil Witch.

NARNIA...where owls are wise, where some of the giants like to snack on humans, where a prince is put u...