Books The Bartimaeus Trilogy by Jonathan Stroud Paperback, 3 v., Hyperion Books, List Price: $24.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Bartimaeus TrilogyAuthorJonathan Stroud Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary In an alternate London, where magic is real and the Crystal Palace never burned down, magician's apprentice Nathaniel summons the 5,000-year-old djinni Bartimaeus — but summoning and controlling are two different things. Genres: Children's Books Fiction Also by Jonathan Stroud The Screaming Staircase Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Bartimaeus Trilogy Summer Books 2012 Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels August 7, 2012 More than 75,000 of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the 100 best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience.