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(April 2011)

Top 25 Best Fantasy Book List

#1:    A Game of Thrones (Song of Ice and Fire) (George R.R. Martin)
#2:    Gardens of the Moon (Malazan Book of the Fallen) (Steven Erikson)
#3:    The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles) (Patrick Rothfuss)
#4:    Lord of the Rings (J.R.R. Tolkien)
#5:    The Black Company -NEW-
#6:    Titus Groan (Gormenghast) (Marvin Peake)
#7:    The Blade Itself (First Law) (Joe Abercrombie)
#8:    The Way of Kings (Brandon Sanderson) -NEW-
#9:    The Farseer (Robin Hobb)
#10:  The Lies of Locke Lamora (Scott Lynch)
#11Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time) (Robert Jordan)
#12Black Sun Rising (Coldfire Trilogy) (C.S. Friedman)
#13: A Shadow in Summer (Daniel Abraham) -NEW-
#14:  The Etched City (K.J. Bishop) -NEW-
#15A Cavern of Black Ice (Sword of Shadows) (J. V. Jones)
#16
Acacia: The War With Mein (Acacia) (David Anthony Durham)
#17Elric of Melinbone (Michael Moorcock)
#18The Darkness That Comes Before (R. Scott Bakker)
#19Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell (Susanna Clarke)
#20Lord Foul's Bane (First Chronicles of Thomas Covenant) (Stephen Donaldson)
#21American Gods (Neil Gaiman)
#22Abhorsen Trilogy (Garth Nix)
#23The Dragonbone Chair (Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn) (Tad Williams)
#24Magician (Raymond Feist)
#25The Dresden Files (Jim Butcher)

Books Moved From Top 25 List to Great Fantasy Books List This Update

Mistborn
The Warded Man
The Magicians
The Way of Shadows

 

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