"You start thinking: it can't be a great cosmic game of chess, it has to be just very complicated Solitaire." Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch: Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett
Cassandra Clare: The Mortal Instrument Series books) - City of Bones; City of Ashes; City of Glass; City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare. I can't wait till City of Bones comes out in theaters this Aug!
Xanth- Fun fantasy series that I loved years ago. The series starts with Bink, the only person in Xanth who does not seem to have any magic. He is exiled when he is the age to present his skill, and that is where the adventure begins.