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Enjoyed The Hobbit? We’ve scoured the web for book blogs and looked at all of their recommendations for books that are similar to The Hobbit. Here are 13 books that you’ll like if you liked The Hobbit.

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Neverwhere Illustrated Edition
Neil Gaiman - Sep 26, 2017 (first published in 1996)
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Under the streets of London there's a place most people could never even dream of. A city of monsters and saints, murderers and angels, knights in armour and pale girls in black velvet. This is the city of the people who have fallen between the cracks.Richard Mayhew, a young businessman, is going to find out more than enough about this other London...
The Mists of Avalon
Marion Zimmer Bradley - May 01, 1984 (first published in 1982)
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Here is the magical legend of King Arthur, vividly retold through the eyes and lives of the women who wielded power from behind the throne. A spellbinding novel, an extraordinary literary achievement, THE MISTS OF AVALON will stay with you for a long time to come.......
Ilbei Spadebreaker and the Harpy's Wild
John Daulton - Mar 24, 2014
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Ergo the Skewer and his band of bandits plague the mining community of Three Tents. The locals, trying to scratch bare livings from a stingy mountainside, can’t endure much more. They’ve tried to fight back, but they are not warriors, and the Skewer is brutal and cruel. What was once a proud, if humble, way of life has now become one of desperation...
The Apothecary
Maile Meloy - Feb 12, 2013 (first published in 2011)
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It's 1952 and the Scott family has just moved from Los Angeles to London. Here, fourteen-year-old Janie meets a mysterious apothecary and his son, Benjamin Burrows - a fascinating boy who's not afraid to stand up to authority and dreams of becoming a spy. When Benjamin's father is kidnapped, Janie and Benjamin must uncover the secrets of the apothe...
The Two Princesses of Bamarre
Gail Carson Levine - Apr 24, 2012 (first published in 2001)
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When plague strikes Bamarre, Princess Addie must fulfill an ancient prophecy.Brave and adventurous, Princess Meryl dreams of fighting dragons and protecting the kingdom of Bamarre. Shy and fearful, Princess Addie is content to stay within the safety of the castle walls. The one thing that the sisters share is their unwavering love for each other.Th...
The Vengekeep Prophecies
Brian Farrey - Oct 22, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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Forget what you know about prophecies—this epic middle-grade fantasy about a clumsy boy born into a family of thieves is fresh, fun, and anything but predictable! The first in an unforgettable trilogy, this Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of the Year takes everything you thought you knew about fantasy and spins it into pure magic.Jaxter Grimjin...
The Fog Diver
Joel Ross - May 24, 2016 (first published in 2015)
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Joel Ross debuts a thrilling adventure series in which living in the sky is the new reality and a few determined slum kids just might become heroes. This Texas Bluebonnet selection—a fantasy filled with daring and hope and a wonderfully imaginative world—is perfect for fans of Rick Riordan and Brandon Mull.Once the Fog started rising, the earth was...
Story Thieves
James Riley - Dec 15, 2015
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Life is boring when you live in the real world, instead of starring in your own book series. Owen knows that better than anyone, what with the real world’s homework and chores. But everything changes the day Owen sees the impossible happen—his classmate Bethany climb out of a book in the library. It turns out Bethany’s half-fictional and has been s...
His Dark Materials
Philip Pullman - Oct 01, 2011 (first published in 2000)
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Northern Lights introduces Lyra, an orphan, who lives in a parallel universe in which science, theology and magic are entwined. Lyra's search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children and turns into a quest to understand a mysterious phenomenon called Dust. In The Subtle Knife she is joined on her journey by Will, a ...
Seraphina
Rachel Hartman - Dec 23, 2014 (first published in 2012)
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This is an Alternative Cover Edition for ISBN-13: 9780375866227In her New York Times bestselling and Morris Award-winning debut, Rachel Hartman introduces mathematical dragons in an alternative-medieval world to fantasy and science-fiction readers of all ages. Eragon-author Christopher Paolini calls them, "Some of the most interesting dragons I've ...
On the Blue Comet
Rosemary Wells - Sep 11, 2012 (first published in 2010)
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Trains and time travel spur one boy's thrilling adventure as he seeks to rejoin his father in a new classic from Rosemary Wells and Bagram Ibatoulline. (Age 10 and up)One day in a house at the end of Lucifer Street, on the Mississippi River side of Cairo, Illinois, eleven-year-old Oscar Ogilvie's life is changed forever. The Crash of 1929 has rippl...
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The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig