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The Witches by Roald Dahl

For more supernatural tales for young adults try these…

Half Bad by Sally Green for a gritty supernatural fantasy following warring factions of witches in London,

The Woven Path by Robin Jarvis for a riveting series steeped in Norse mythology that revolves around the Wyrd Museum.

Banished by Liz de Jager for a modern fairytale about a kick-ass heroine whose family are all demon hunters.

Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett for a hilarious, tongue-in-cheek fantasy in which a tribe of witches help dethrone an evil king.

This post was guest edited by author Joshua Winning, whose latest book, Ruins, part 2 of The Sentinel Trilogy, is out in May.

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Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve

For more inventive and exciting adventure stories, try these…

Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne for another epic journey.

Northern Lights by Philip Pullman for an alternate world of adventure and wonder.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl for the excitement of exploring a new world.

Rooftoppers by Katherine Rundell for a city explored from a different perspective.

The post was guest edited by author Kenneth Oppel. His latest novel, The Boundless, is out now. Follow him on Twitter here.

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