Top 10 Magic Books of 2017

 

Magic is the belief in controlling and manipulating objects and elements of nature. It’s a belief in doing the extraordinary and supernormal. This art form has been practiced for centuries in secret, and there is so much we are yet to learn about this mystical skill.  Fictional magic novels are amazing to refresh your mind from the conventional books and stories. Here’s a list of top books to read on magic for 2017.

 

The Bear And the Nightingale

Set in Russian wilderness where the cold winds and snow are enough to take life, this is a fairytale about mythical creatures and people still believe and respect them like Vasya, the main character in this story. However, after her mother dies and her father remarries, her stepmother makes it difficult for her to respect the spirits of her house and the creatures that live in the forest, causing an imbalance in the stone cold wilderness around their village.

Read it For:
A good story on magical beings and a combination of past and present beliefs on spirits and demons. It takes you back to the fiction stories you heard when you were a child.
Don't Read it For:
This is a highly rated book set in the coldest and more dangerous parts of Russia and has all the touch of a fairytale to it. It is a must read to keep yourself entertained.
What makes this book stand out?:
The intense and poetic description of the story which along with the landscape, makes the whole book magical.

Caraval

Scarlet Dragna and her sister Tella visit the Caraval performance as it has always been Scarlet’s dream especially since she’s about to get married and never seen anything beyond her island home. She receives an invite, and both sisters go to the performance. Upon arrival, Tella gets kidnapped and becomes a part of the game.

Read it For:
Fantasy. This book is a very good fantasy book and dwells on imagination and creativity.
Don't Read it For:
It isn’t some spell book or book of tricks. It’s a novel worth reading and enjoying for the time being.
What makes this book stand out?:
It is a fairytale and gives you the vibes of a magical world altogether. A world that has been created from scratch.

A conjuring of Light

This is a series written by the author, and it is an entirely different world inside. Enter the world of magic and twists and turns all through the book. It is a must-have for magic enthusiasts and story lovers alike.

Read it For:
Read the entire series if possible. You’ll get a better grip on the whole tale then. The author has made up an entire world out of thin air and also managed to make a story out of it. One of the top books for 2017.
Don't Read it For:
This gives a sense of the excitement and chills because the after each book you’ll end up craving for more as it keeps the reader hooked. Add to that, the excellent suspense and descriptions.
What makes this book stand out?:
The creativity and the appeal it has to all the believers, and you’ll also appreciate the characters of the book.

An Unkindness of magicians

Set in New York City which is run by magic, great houses come together for a tournament. Somehow the magicians of the city are losing their power, and only Sydney knows why and how to stop it. That is just one of the many parts of this enchanted world.

Read it For:
Read it for the thrilling story of Magical power and the tournament of magic.
Don't Read it For:
Too many twists in the plot. Somewhere along the way, you might get lost as to what exactly is happening.
What makes this book stand out?:
It’s a lot of information and drama for a book this size. Especially the fantasy involved has been very well created.
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Harry Potter- A Journey Through A History Of Magic

The world of magic would be left lacking without the books and stories of Harry Potter. J.K Rowling’s works took the world by storm, and the film adaptations did great at the movies. Now here’s a book for all the Harry Potter fans. It goes in depth into the potions, spells, studying at Hogwarts and also some never before seen sketches by J.K. Rowling herself.

Read it For:
If you’re a Harry Potter fan, then you know that this book is for you and you’re probably craving for it as you’re reading this right now.
Don't Read it For:
You will understand the contents of this book only if you know Harry Potter trivia, read the books or at least seen the movies.
What makes this book stand out?:
The book fills in the details and wonders the readers might have had when they were reading the original Harry Potter books.

Dynamo: The Book Of Secrets

You know you need this book. You just know It’s written by one of the most famous young magicians of our generation. That’s all the credibility it needs. In this Book of Secrets, Dynamo tells us how we can learn and perform tricks at home and try it on our friends and family.

Read it For:
Performing some tricks and learning from Dynamo’s own words.
Don't Read it For:
This isn’t a novel. It’s real magic. If you want to learn magic, he’s the one to go for
What makes this book stand out?:
Just the author. He’s enough evidence that this is a great book and a necessity for you magic books section.

Harry Potter- A History of Magic: The book of the Exhibition

A book on subjects studied at Hogwarts, spells, potions, unseen sketches, illustrations and expert essays on each topic. It is a book for harry potter fans and avid readers of magic alike.

Read it For:
Satisfying your hunger for Harry Potter paraphernalia and go into depth on the magic novels’ details.
Don't Read it For:
If you’ve had enough of Harry Potter. That could be the only reason not to have this book, and nobody really has enough of Harry Potter.
What makes this book stand out?:
It gives you never-before-seen insight into the world made by J.K Rowling and some really good details that you’d love about the book.

Oathbringer

This is the third book of the bestselling series and one of the most anticipated novels of this year. The story picks off where the previous book last left off. Dalinar’s armies won, and the world is threatened with destruction in the third novel by Brandon Sanderson. Read the book, and you’ll love it.

Read it For:
Beautifully described characters and an amazing story.
Don't Read it For:
Read the series then you’ll understand this book.
What makes this book stand out?:
Written by one of the writers who can actually create magic out of thin air and places and characters we dare not even imagine.

The Fall of Dragons

This is the last book in a series story of magical fiction. In this book the whole series is concluded and comes highly anticipated. It revolves around the armies of the Wild and Kingdoms of man for the control of both the whole world and their own fates.

Read it For:
A fantasy magic novel written by a credible author.
Don't Read it For:
Series books only make sense if you’ve been paying attention from the beginning. This is a great book compared to the first one.
What makes this book stand out?:
A stunning end to the story of the Fall of Dragons.

The Alchemists of Loom

The first book in the series of the magic-mystery novels, the author has created two worlds for this book and is pure fantasy. The detail in creating worlds, characters and structures are astonishing in this novel.

Read it For:
A in-depth detailed magic fantasy story.
Don't Read it For:
This is entertaining and breathtaking, which is rare for the first book in most series. So it might be complicated to catch up on.
What makes this book stand out?:
The creativity of the author and the story itself is unique.

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