Eragon (the Inheritance Cycle 1) - Christopher Paolini : farm boy becomes DragonRider, gifted with only an ancient sword, a loyal dragon, and sage advice from an old storyteller. magic, glory, power. will he fight for the good or dark side?
The Seer and the Sword - Victoria Hanley : a princess who can see into the future, a prince captured and turned into slave of the princess, later becomes great fighter who weilds the legendary sword stolen from his kindom, fights, betrayls, accusations, friendship/love etc.
The assasins of Tamurin - S. D. Tower : orphan cast out of town at young age, is found and taken to a school for training assassins. she's got a secret though, there's magic, princess and fights
The Blue sword (Damar 1) - Robin McKinley : orphan kidnapped and taken to a place far away. is trained in the arts of war and becomes quite skilled in it. why was she chosen? read and find out
The Hero and the crown (Damar 2)- Robin McKinley : (technically a sequel to the book above but it's set a long time in the future from the events of The Blue Sword) a princess who is treated as if she is not the rightful heir, almost dies to prove her blood contains the 'royal magical blood' in recovery she learns how to create a type of fire repellent through lots of trial and error, later becomes a fighter, dragons, love etc.
Alanna: the first adventure (Song of the Lioness 1) - Tamora Pierce : girls aren't allowed to be trained for knights but she trades places with her twin brother who in turn learns the art of magic. battles and adventure happen
The warrior Heir (the heir Chronicles 1) - C.W. Chima : guy who thinks he's normal but one day skips his medication and discoveres that he's much stronger than before. Soon finds out he's one of the last warriors of a type of magical people. magical tournament, fight to death, ruler etc.
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