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Magical Realism Books to Read in 2021

The House in the Cerulean Sea and 31 More Magical Realism Books to Get Lost In

Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds
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Somewhere between fiction and fantasy, the magical realism genre gives readers a taste of the extraordinary submerged inside a realistic story. From teenagers who discover they can time travel to a magical library that lets you explore the choices you didn't make in your life and how they could've changed your present, magical realism plots can be found in so many books. So snuggle into your favorite reading nook, grab a warm drink, and prepare to be transported into a realistic world with magical elements.

Keep reading to find some of our favorite magical realism picks — if you're participating in the 2021 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge, any one of these reads would count for the magical realism prompt!

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