33 Books Like Harry Potter to Binge on Your Next Vacation
Are you a devoted fan of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World? Do you find yourself longing for that magical feeling of getting lost in a captivating fantasy world? If so, we have good news for you. While the Harry Potter series may have come to an end, there are plenty of books out there that can transport you to similarly enchanting worlds. Whether you’re looking for a new adventure or simply want to relive the magic, here are 33 books like Harry Potter that you can binge on your next vacation.
1. The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
Step through the wardrobe and into the magical land of Narnia, where talking animals, mythical creatures, and epic battles await. This classic series is perfect for young and old alike, with its rich storytelling and imaginative world-building.
2. The Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan
If you loved the world of wizards and demigods in Harry Potter, you’ll find similar excitement in the adventures of Percy Jackson. Follow Percy as he discovers his true identity and embarks on thrilling quests inspired by Greek mythology.
3. The Bartimaeus Trilogy by Jonathan Stroud
Delve into a world full of magic, demons, and power struggles in the Bartimaeus Trilogy. With its witty dialogue and complex characters, this series will keep you hooked from beginning to end.
4. The Magicians by Lev Grossman
For a more adult take on the magical boarding school genre, look no further than The Magicians. This gripping trilogy follows Quentin Coldwater as he attends Brakebills University for Magical Pedagogy and is thrust into a world of danger and intrigue.
5. The His Dark Materials trilogy by Philip Pullman
Embark on an epic journey through parallel universes with Lyra Belacqua in the His Dark Materials trilogy. With its blend of fantasy, science fiction, and philosophy, this series will leave you pondering the nature of existence long after you’ve finished reading.
6. The Inkheart trilogy by Cornelia Funke
If you’re a fan of stories within stories, you’ll love the Inkheart trilogy. Follow Meggie and her father as they discover the power to bring characters from books to life, and get swept up in a thrilling adventure that spans multiple dimensions.
7. The Septimus Heap series by Angie Sage
Join Septimus Heap, the seventh son of a seventh son, as he learns how to use his magical gifts in the Septimus Heap series. With its lovable characters and intricate world-building, this series is a must-read for any fantasy lover.
8. The Children of the Red King series by Jenny Nimmo
Enter the world of Charlie Bone, a young boy with the ability to hear the thoughts of people in photographs. Follow Charlie as he uncovers long-buried secrets and battles against the forces of evil in this magical series.
9. The Shadowhunter Chronicles by Cassandra Clare
If you’re craving a blend of magic, demons, and romance, look no further than The Shadowhunter Chronicles. This expansive series will immerse you in the world of Shadowhunters, warriors tasked with protecting the human world from supernatural threats.
10. The Mistborn trilogy by Brandon Sanderson
For a unique take on magic, check out the Mistborn trilogy. Set in a world where certain individuals can harness the power of metals, this series combines epic fantasy with heist-style storytelling.
11. The Kingkiller Chronicle by Patrick Rothfuss
Follow the adventures of Kvothe, a gifted musician and magician, in The Kingkiller Chronicle. With its lyrical prose and intricate world-building, this series will transport you to a rich and immersive fantasy world.
12. The Tiffany Aching series by Terry Pratchett
If you’re looking for a lighthearted and humorous take on fantasy, look no further than the Tiffany Aching series. Join young witch Tiffany as she navigates the magical world of Discworld and battles against various supernatural creatures.
13. The Fablehaven series by Brandon Mull
Step into the secret world of mythical creatures in the