How do we determine what makes a top fantasy book? Some bestselling books may not that be good. We can use ratings but as Rioter Tasha discovered when she looked at the highest rated books on Goodreadsreader-generated rankings and lists lead to other problems.
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Looking to discover new worlds and new characters to fall in love with? Check out our list of the best fantasy books of all-time below. Good fantasy books have been transporting people to other places and times for hundreds of years.
I've carefully chosen the top 25 fantasy books from among hundreds of series and thousands of books. In my 20 or so years of devouring fantasy books, certain fantasy books have really stood out far above the rest. This is a list of those books.
Fantasy is my favorite genre to read. I can still remember my first foray into another world, slipping through an enchanted wardrobe and experiencing the breathtaking adventure beyond. Fantasy books bring the imagination to life and allow the impossible to occur.
But the 21st century has been a particularly fruitful time of fantasy literature, with J. Many readers have worked their way back from movies like the Lord of the Rings franchise or TV series like Game of Thrones to their fantasy novel origins, seeking out new authors after devouring J. Storm Front by Jim Butcher Jim Butcher layers fantasy elements on top of hardboiled mysteries, following magician-for-hire and Chicago P.
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Seeking an immersive fantasy that will sweep you off your feet and have you reading late into the night? Your quest ends here. These 11 high-stakes sagas span from grimdark fantasy to young adult—and everything in between—but they're all guaranteed to keep you glued to the page.
This year, fantasy bookworms got to travel to a variety of imaginary realms, including war-torn kingdoms and magically industrialized cities, in some of the top fantasy books of Buy it now. Inspired by the the turbulent history of 20th century China — a time period characterized by revolution and war — R.