Volume 1

Graphic Novel - 2008
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17-year-old Lucy is an attractive mage-in-training who wants to join a magician's guild so that she can become a full-fledged magician. The guild she dreams about joining is the most famous in the world and it is known as the Fairy Tail. One day she meets Natsu, a boy raised by a Dragon who mysteriously left him when he was young. Natsu has devoted his life to finding his Dragon father. When Natsu helps Lucy out of a tricky situation, she discovers that he is a member of the Fairy Tail magician's guild and our heroes' adventure together begins.
Publisher: New York : Del Rey/Ballantine Books, c2008
ISBN: 9781612622767
Branch Call Number: YA MAS v. 1
Characteristics: 198 p. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm
Additional Contributors: Flanagan, William
Alternative Title: Fairy tail


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CMLibrary_akeller Jan 03, 2018

I just couldn't get into this. I had a hard time following what was going on at times and the characters did not stand out to me. The talking cat was cute though.

That being said, this series seems to be well loved by a lot of people.

Nov 17, 2017

It's been a long time since I've read mangas like this. Simple adventures and funny characters.

The art is beautiful too.

Jan 09, 2017

I love fairy tail they have the best books of fairy tail even episodes I'm at episode 63

Jul 30, 2016

Fairy Tail is the ultimate guild in the land of Fiore, it is also the most destructive in Fiore. This story of a magical adventure. Fairy Tail is very family oriented and very loyal to one another.
- @LittleMissRedHead of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

Apr 20, 2016

Start of my recent obsession!!
Love the manga artistry, awsome story line!!♡

Sep 05, 2015

We absolutely love this series! This is one of a few teenage anime series that can be enjoyed by the 8-12 year old crowd. It is slightly grown up with fan service and some high school type themes but not gory and raunchy like some other anime.

Aug 23, 2015

even though i watch the Anime, it would be great to read the manga sometimes. We definitely need more mangas from this series.

Aug 03, 2015

natsu and happy are an awesome pair

Jul 17, 2015

I enjoyed this, although it held similarities with One Piece and Naruto. But it was definitely worth it.

Jul 15, 2015

Great story! Has an excellent plot line that's easy to follow and lovable characters... 5 stars!

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kidangel Aug 23, 2014

Cute girl wizard Lucy wants to join the Fairy Tail, a club for the most powerful wizards. But instead, her ambitions land her in the clutches of a gang of unsavory pirates le by a devious magician. Her only hope is Natsu, a strange boy she happens to meet on her travels. Natsu’s not your typical hero – he gets motion sickness, eats like a pig, and his best friend is a talking cat. With friends like this, is Lucy better off with her enemies?

Lucy is a Stellar Spirit mage who relies on her cute charms to get her though life. Things begin to change when she sets out to join the elite Guild Fairy Tail. She then runs into Natsu Dragneel and his talking cat Happy. They at first appear to be free loaders but it all changes when a man calling himself The Salamander of Fairy Tail appears and coerces Lucy to come with him. The esteemed mage turns out to be a fake and Lucy is taken hostage.They planned on using her as a slave like many other captured females but she is saved by Natsu, the real Salamnder of Fairy Tail. Once he dispatches the pirates he brings Lucy to Fairy Tail and she accepted. Now finally a mage of Fairy Tail, Lucy, Natsu, and Happy embark on a grand adventure.

UnovaBrony Sep 03, 2012

Fairy Tail is one of the stories in which magic is all over the world they live in. Only 10% of people in the Spain-like country can't use magic. Magic becomes a product to be exported or imported by merchants and more. Wizard guilds are an excellent system of magic wielders to use talent to earn enough for rent and more. The different choices of which magic to use is endless and attractive to different types of readers all around. Even the author gives the reader Japanese lessons of honorifics they use. The main characters introduced in the beginning are great all around.
Natsu is a lovable guy with a destructive personality, Happy is the comedic relief since he is a cat with WINGS and Lucy is the newcomer with abilities to summon otherworldly spirits from a different dimension that helps the reader be introduced to the world of wizardry. The concept of magic in this world is fantastic and diverse. This was clearly the beginning for one of the most popular manga/anime for the decade.

Jul 24, 2012

this book is about a cute wizard named lucy and her adventures with natsu a fire wisard.


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