“Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief,” is a fun adventurous romp into Greek mythology. It's a good read too!
“Three Skeleton Key” by George Toudouze is a horror story about three men trapped on an isolated island who are suddenly attacked by a ravenous hoard of rats. It is biting good fun!
Harry’s textbooks is called “Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them” written by Newt Scamander.
Author J.K. Rowling decided to write about how Newt’s magical creatures got loose in New York in the 1920’s, and how he was inspired to write the textbook that Harry will use 75 years later. Rowling wrote the screenplay for the movie “Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them,” and you can also get the story in book form.
I’m sure you’ll find it just as magically fascinating as the Harry Potter Series, and if you love animals and magic you will LOVE this book!