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Fantasy RA Tools
- Andre Norton Award (for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy) – annual award presented by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) to the author of the best young adult or middle grade science fiction or fantasy book published in the United States in the preceding year.
- 10 Great Sci-Fi and Fantasy Reads for Christian Teens and Young Adults
- EpicReads YA Fantasy Standalones for Commitaphobes
- BookRiot 100 Must-Read Middle Grade Fantasy Books From The Last 10 Years
- McClure, L. (2015, December 30). A science fiction and fantasy reading list for teen creativity. Retrieved from https://ideas.ted.com/are-our-kids-getting-worse-at-creative-writing-6-sci-fi-and-fantasy-books-to-share-with-the-app-generation/
Opposing Viewpoints on reading Fantasy
- Reporters, T. (2016, May 06). Fantasy books such as Game of Thrones can damage children’s brains, head teacher says . Retrieved from https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/05/06/fantasy-books-such-as-game-of-thrones-can-damage-childrens-brain/
- Meadows, C. (2016, May 08). Children should absolutely read fantasy books: Ignore ill-informed UK teacher. Retrieved from http://teleread.com/children-should-absolutely-read-fantasy-books/index.html
Graphic Novels are not just good entertainment. GN can be used to open a discussion about serious topics.