Here are some suggestions from the "Reverse Suggestion Box":
Collen Houk's Tiger Saga series (Tiger's Curse, etc.) According to one reader, this is the "best series ever created."
Andrea Cremer's Nightshade series
Scat by Carl Hiaasen
James Patterson's Maximum Ride series
Bud Not Buddy by Carl Robertson
His Majesty's Dragon by Naomi Novik
Give one a try!