“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling
This is the first book in the iconic “Harry Potter” series. It follows the journey of a young boy named Harry Potter who discovers he is a wizard and is invited to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Alongside his friends, Harry explores the magical world and uncovers the mystery behind his own past. The book introduces readers to a captivating world filled with magic, adventure, and friendship.
“The Wizard of Oz” by L. Frank Baum
This classic tale follows the adventures of a young girl named Dorothy who is swept away from her home in Kansas to the magical land of Oz by a tornado. Along her journey, she meets various characters including the kindly wizard who resides in the Emerald City. With the help of her new friends, Dorothy embarks on a quest to find her way back home, encountering magical creatures and challenges along the way.
“Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief” by Rick Riordan
While not solely focused on wizards, this series combines elements of mythology and modern-day fantasy. The first book introduces readers to Percy Jackson, a boy who discovers he is a demigod, the child of a mortal and a Greek god. As he navigates a world filled with gods, monsters, and magical powers, Percy embarks on a quest to prevent a war among the gods. The series offers an engaging blend of mythology and contemporary adventure.