Dragons Leprechauns Elves Dwarves Nymphs

Gargoyles & Griffins Giants Fairies Gnomes Goblins Nature Spirits

Water Spirits Unicorns Mermaids

 

Dragons

Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons (Ologies) by Ernest Drake and Dugald Steer, 2003

Dragonart: How to Draw Fantastic Dragons and Fantasy Creatures by J. "NeonDragon" Peffer and Jessica Peffer, 2005

Practical Guide to Dragons by Lisa Trumbauer, 2006

The Dreams of Dragons: An Exploration and Celebration of the Mysteries of Nature by Lyall Watson, 1992

Giants, Monsters, and Dragons: An Encyclopedia of Folklore, Legend, and Myth by Carol Rose, 2001

Battling Dragons: Issues and Controversy in Children's Literature by Susan Lehr, 1995

The Dragon Hunter's Handbook by Lori Summers, 2001

Dragons (Fantasy and Folklore) by John Hamilton, 2004

Myths of the East: Dragons, Demons and Dybbuks : An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Eastern Mythology from Egypt to Asia by Rachel Storm, 2002

The Book of Dragons & Other Mythical Beasts by Joseph Nigg and Joe Nigg, 2001

The Mystery Library - Dragons (The Mystery Library) by Michael J. Wyly, 2001

Giants, Monsters, and Dragons: An Encyclopedia of Folklore, 2001

Fiction Series with Dragons:

Robert Asprin (the Myth Adventures series)
Robin Wayne Bailey (Dragonkin series)
Terry Brooks (the Landover/Magic Kingdom)
Orson Scott Card (Wyrms)
Bryan Davis (the Dragons in Our Midst series)
Gordon R. Dickson (The Dragon and the George and sequels)
Ann Downer, Hatching Magic and sequels
Graham Edwards (Dragoncharm and sequels, Stone and Sky and sequels)
Joe Ekaitis (Collinsfort Village)
Stephen Erikson (the Malazan Books of the Fallen series)
Raymond Feist (the Riftwar saga)
Craig Shaw Gardner (the Dragon Circle series)
Terry Goodkind (the Sword of Truth series)
Thorarinn Gunnarsson (the Make Way for Dragons! series)
Barbara Hambly (the Dragonsbane series)
Elizabeth Haydon (the Symphony of Ages series)
Robin Hobb (the Farseer Trilogy series)
Sherryl Jordan (The Hunting of the Last Dragon)
Elizabeth Kerner (the Lanen Kaeler series)
Mercedes Lackey (the Dragon Jousters series)
Ursula K. Le Guin (A Wizard of Earthsea and sequels)
C. S. Lewis (The Voyage of the Dawn Treader)
Roberta Ann MacAvoy (Tea with the Black Dragon)
Anne McCaffrey (Dragonflight and sequels)
Robin McKinley (The Hero and the Crown)
George R. R. Martin (A Song of Ice and Fire series)
Michael Moorcock (Eternal Champion series )
Naomi Novik (Temeraire series)
Christopher Paolini (Inheritance Trilogy)
Tamora Pierce (the Tortall series)
Terry Pratchett (Discworld books)
Melanie Rawn (The Dragon Prince series, which includes the Dragon Prince and Dragon Star trilogies)
Emily Rodda (the Dragons of Deltora series)
Christopher Rowley (the Bazil Broketail series)
J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter series)
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Hobbit, The Silmarillion and related works)
Alan F. Troop (the Dragon Delasangre series)
Vivian Vande Velde (Dragon's Bait)
Lawrence Watt-Evans (Dragon Weather and other works)
Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman (both the Dragonlance series and the Deathgate Cycle)
Patricia Wrede (the Enchanted Forest Chronicles)

 

Leprechauns

Spirits, Fairies, Leprechauns, and Goblins: An Encyclopedia by Carol Rose, 1998

The Fairy Faith in Celtic Countries: The Classic Study of Leprechauns, Pixies, and Other Fairy Spirits by W.Y. Evans Wentz and Terrance McKenna, 2003

Papa and the Leprechaun King: The Secret Legend of the Shamrock by Arthur Cola, 2007

Castles, Keeps, and Leprechauns: A Collection of Tales, Myths, and Legends of Historical Sites in Great Britain and Ireland by Phyllis Meras, 1991

The Truth About the Leprechaun by Bob Curran, 2001

The Leprechaun Companion by Niall Macnamara, W. Anderson, and Wayne Anderson, 1999

The Irish Leprechaun Book by Mary Feehan, 1995

Stupid History: Tales of Stupidity, Strangeness, and Mythconceptions Throughout the Ages by Leland Gregory, 2007

 

Elves

The World Guide to Gnomes, Fairies, Elves & Other Little People by Thomas Keightley, 2000

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Elves and Fairies by Sirona Knight, 2005

Lord of Elves And Eldils: Fantasy And Philosophy in C.s. Lewis And J.r.r. Tolkien by Richard Purtill, 2006

Victorian Fairy Tales: The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves by Jack David Zipes, 1989

Fairies and Elves (Enchanted World) by Colin Thubron, 1984


Dwarves

The Hidden Folk: Stories of Fairies, Dwarves, Selkies, and Other Secret Beings by Lise Lunge-Larsen and Beth Krommes, 2004

 

Nymphs

Greek Nymphs: Myth, Cult, Lore by Jennifer Larson, 2001

At the Bottom of the Garden: A Dark History of Fairies, Hobgoblins, Nymphs, and Other Troublesome Things by Diane Purkiss, 2003

 

Gargoyles & Griffins

Gothic Gargoyles by Bill Yenne, 1998

A Little Book of Gargoyles by Mike Harding, 1998

Strangely Wrought Creatures of Life & Death: Ancient Symbolism in European and American Architecture by Gary, R. Varner, 2006

Gargoyles (Monsters) by Hayley Mitchell Haugen, 2006

Giants

Fairies

The Great Encyclopedia Of Faeries by Pierre Dubois, Claudine Sabatier, and Roland Sabatier, 2000


Fairies 101: An Inroduction to Connecting, Working, and Healing with the Fairies and Other Elementals by Doreen Virtue, 2007

Healing With The Fairies: Oracle Cards by Doreen Virtue, 2001

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fairies by Anna Franklin, Paul Mason, and Helen Field, 2005)

Fairy Ring: An Oracle of the Fairy Folk by Anna Franklin, 2002

Healing with the Fairies: Messages, Manifestations and Love from the World of the Fairies by Doreen Virtue, 2001

The Coming of the Fairies (Extraordinary World) by Arthur Conan Doyle and John M. Lynch, 2006

The Fairy Faith in Celtic Countries: The Classic Study of Leprechauns, Pixies, and Other Fairy Spirits by W.Y. Evans Wentz and Terrance McKenna, 2003

The Real World of Fairies, Revised Edition: A First-Person Account by Dora van Gelder, 1999

A Complete Guide to Faeries & Magical Beings: Explore the Mystical Realm of the Little People by Cassandra Eason, 2002

The World Guide to Gnomes, Fairies, Elves & Other Little People by Thomas Keightley, 2000

The Fairy Faith in Celtic Countries by W. Y. Evans-Wentz (Paperback - Jul 17, 2006

Fairy Spells: Seeing and Communicating With the Fairies by Claire Nahmad, 1998

The Faeries' Oracle by Brian Froud and Jessica Macbeth, 2000

The Faeries' Oracle by Brian Froud and Jessica Macbeth, 2000

Angels and Fairies (The World's Greatest Art), 2005

Betty Bib's Fairy Handbook: A Field Guide to Fairies And Their Habitats by Betty Bib, 2005

Enchantment Of The Faerie Realm: Communicate with Nature Spirits & Elementals by Ted Andrews, 2002

Fairies (Magical Beings) by Elizabeth Ratisseau, 1998

Working With Fairies: Magick, Spells, Potions & Recipes to Attract & See Them by Anna Franklin, 2005

Fairy Magic: All About Fairies And How To Bring Their Magic Into Your Life by Rosemary Ellen Guiley, 2004

Fairies: Real Encounters With Little People by Janet Bord, 1998

To Live With the Fairy Folk: A Guide to Attract Benevolent Spirits by Marina T. Stern, 2002

 

Gnomes


The Complete Gnomes by Wil Huygen and Rien Poortvliet, 1994

Gnomes by Vivian Russell, 2006

The Complete Book of the Gnome by Martin Cornwall, 1997

Gnomes in the Garden: Celtic Faerie Teachings by David M. Swing and Carol G. Swing, 2003

Gnomes in the Garden: True Stories of the Celtic Faery by David M. Swing, Carol G. Swing, and Carol G Swing, 2000

 

Goblins

The Goblin Universe by Ted Holiday, 1990

The Book of Faeries: A Guide to the World of Elves, Pixies, Goblins, and Other Magic Spirits by Francis Melville, 2002

 

Nature Spirits

Elementally Speaking: The Nature Spirits' Guide to their World by Cheri Barstow, 2006

Nature Spirits & Elemental Beings by Marko Pogacnik, 1997

The Deva Handbook: How to Work with Nature's Subtle Energies by Nathaniel Altman, 1995

Spirit and Nature: Why the Environment is a Religious Issue--An Interfaith Dialogue by John C. Elder and Steven C. Rockefeller, 1992

Enchantment Of The Faerie Realm: Communicate with Nature Spirits & Elementals by Ted Andrews, 2002

Talking With Nature: Sharing the Energies and Spirit of Trees, Plants, Birds, and Earth by Michael J. Roads and Genevieve Wilson (Illustrator), 1987

Nature Spirits: Selected Lectures by Rudolf Steiner, 2001

 

Water Spirits

Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman (Arkana) by Patrice Malidoma Some, 1995

Water Magic: Healing Bath Recipes for the Body, Spirit, and Soul by Mary Muryn and Cathy Cash Spellman, 1995

Water: Tales of Elemental Spirits by Robin McKinley and Peter Dickinson, 2002

Magickal Mermaids And Water Creatures: Invoke The Magick Of The Waters by D. J. Conway, 2005

 

Unicorns


The Secret World of Unicorns (Secret World, The) by Pat Perrin and Don Roff, 2006

Unicorns, Unicorns by Geraldine McCaughrean and Sophie Windham, 1997

The Legendary Unicorn by Weigelt U., Gukova J., Julia Gukova, and Udo Weigelt, 2004

The Gift of the Unicorns: Sacred Secrets Of Unicorn Magic by Almine, 2007

The unicorn in Christian and Jewish art by Rachel Wischnitzer, 1951

The Devil and the Deep: A Guide to Nautical Myths & Superstitions by Chris Hillier and Owen Hill, 1997

Dragons, Unicorns, and Sea Serpents: A Classic Study of the Evidence for their Existence by Charles Gould, 2002

The Devil and the Deep: A Guide to Nautical Myths & Superstitions by Chris Hillier and Owen Hill, 1997

The Lore of the Unicorn by Odell Shepard, 1993

The Unicorn by Lise Gotfredsen, 1999

Unicorns (Mystery Library) by Patricia D. Netzley, 2000

Unicorns And Other Magical Creatures (Fantasy and Folklore) by John Hamilton, 2004

 

Mermaids

The Devil and the Deep: A Guide to Nautical Myths & Superstitions by Chris Hillier and Owen Hill, 1997

The Secret World of Mermaids (Secret World, The) by Francine Rose, 2006

Mermaids (Magical Beings) by Elizabeth Ratisseau, 1999

Mermaid Tales from Around the World by Mary Pope Osborne and Troy Howell, 1999

Magickal Mermaids And Water Creatures: Invoke The Magick Of The Waters by D. J. Conway, 2005

Mermaids: Sirens of the Sea by Kerry Colburn, 2003

Seduction and the Secret Power of Women: The Lure of Sirens and Mermaids by Meri Lao, 2007

 

 

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