FAQ About YA Fantasy Books

YA Fantasy Books
9 months ago | gizem

Are there any YA Fantasy books with strong male protagonists?

Absolutely! YA Fantasy features a wide range of male protagonists who exhibit strength, courage, and resilience as they navigate magical worlds and face formidable challenges. These characters often serve as inspiring role models for young readers. Here are some YA Fantasy books with strong male protagonists:

  • "Percy Jackson & The Olympians" series by Rick Riordan: Percy Jackson, the demigod son of Poseidon, embarks on heroic quests in a world of Greek mythology.
  • "The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien: Follow Bilbo Baggins on an epic journey with dwarves and a wizard to reclaim their homeland from the dragon Smaug.
  • "The Ranger's Apprentice" series by John Flanagan: Will, an orphan and apprentice to the mysterious Ranger Halt, becomes a skilled warrior and protector of the realm.
  • "The Name of the Wind" by Patrick Rothfuss: Kvothe, a gifted musician and arcanist, recounts his life story as a hero, musician, and scholar.
  • "The Lies of Locke Lamora" by Scott Lynch: Locke Lamora is a master thief and con artist in the city of Camorr, navigating dangerous intrigues and heists.
  • "Eragon" (The Inheritance Cycle) by Christopher Paolini: Eragon discovers he is the last of the Dragon Riders and embarks on a quest to overthrow an oppressive king.
  • "The Dark Is Rising" series by Susan Cooper: Will Stanton discovers he is an Old One, destined to protect the world from dark forces.
  • "The Scorpio Races" by Maggie Stiefvater: Puck Connolly enters the dangerous Scorpio Races on the island of Thisby, showcasing courage and determination.
  • "The Sword of Shannara" by Terry Brooks: Shea Ohmsford must embark on a quest to save the Four Lands from an evil Warlock Lord.
  • "The Grisha Trilogy" by Leigh Bardugo: Alina Starkov, a Sun Summoner, becomes a central figure in the battle between light and darkness.
  • "The Maze Runner" series by James Dashner: Thomas and the Gladers must navigate a deadly maze and face challenging tests to escape and uncover the truth.
  • "Mistborn" trilogy by Brandon Sanderson: Vin, a street thief, discovers her powerful Mistborn abilities and becomes involved in a rebellion against a tyrant.