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The Most Anticipated Fantasy Books of 2017

by Jon Snow

Find out what the must-read fantasy books are over the 2017 year! 2017 looks to be an interesting year for fantasy book releases. Truth be told, it looks to be a much stronger year for fantasy than 2016 was (see our best fantasy books of 2016 list). Some of the most anticipated fantasy books (Winds […]

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50+ Most Anticipated Fantasy Books of 2016 (Updated)

by Jon Snow

Note: this has been updated as of August 2016 There’s a lot of fantasy books released every year — too much in fact to keep tabs on. But we give it our best attempt with this huge list of the most anticipated fantasy books of 2016. This comprehensive list is NOT a list of every […]

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Top 25 Best Fantasy Books of 2015

by Ben

And here we have it: at the end of another year. And what does that mean? It means yet another Best Fantasy Books Year in Review list, written by yours truly, Ben aka the lazy fantasy book critic who occasionally writes best lists. Now following last year’s format (when I somehow managed to cook up […]

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Five things we’d like to see from Fantasy in 2016

by Jon Snow

2014 was a great year in fantasy, lots of big names came to play. The likes of Lynch were back, Hobb brought back Fitz and a new epic fantasy and new player called Brian Staveley emerged. Fast forward to the present day and I would say that 2015 was a fizzer compared with 2014. Besides […]

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Interview with Mark Lawrence

by Tom

Mark Lawrence declined to put up with me (wakarimasen) babbling rubbish to him in person. Instead, he opted to answer the bestfantasybooks.com questions in a written interview. This is that. But Mark is not aloof, oh no, he’s got so many damn good reasons for doing interviews on paper it would be insane for him to […]

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Win a copy of The Prince of Fools

by Jon Snow

If you didn’t know, Mark Lawrence’s second book in The Red Queen’s War, The Liar’s Key is already out this month. If you didn’t know about the series or want to, well here is your chance. Simply fill out the form below and enter to win the first book in the series called The Prince […]

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Best Fantasy 2014 Awards

by Ben

This year we are going to break down fantasy into a number of different categories and pick a winner and list the runners-up. I think is a good way of putting in a list of good reads because when you do a top down list, it doesn’t promote great books that are near the bottom […]

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A Year in Review: The Top 25 Best Fantasy Books of 2014

by Ben

The 2014 Fantasy Year In Review Without a doubt, 2014 has been an astounding year for fantasy with a slew of big releases from major hitters. We’ve had new books released by the likes of Brandon Sanderson, Brent Weeks, Joe Abercrombie, Mark Lawrence, Robin Hobb, Lev Grossman, Richard Morgan, Daniel Abraham, Brian McClellan, Django Wexler, and Anthony […]

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Review: Prince of Fools by Mark Lawrence

by Ben

With the success of The Broken Empire, Mark Lawerence’s first delve into fantasy, it was not a surprise to see him quickly produce another series in the same world. Prince of Fools is the first book in the Red Queen’s War series which details Jalan Kendeth, a prince of Red March but 10th in line […]

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Most Anticipated Books of 2014

by Ben

2013 has been a blast, lots of great books and exciting reads. This list is not any any particular order but if you want a long story short then here are the reviewers #1 most anticipated read of 2014. Jon Snow: Words of Radiance Danica: Skin Game Laurentius: Skin Game Ben: The Doors of Stone […]

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