Vote for your favourite fantasy books / series!

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We are – here at Fantasy Book Review – busily reworking our list of 100 must-read fantasy books / series. But we need your help! Listed below are all the nominations so far and we would love for you to add your weight to our selections by voting for up to 5 books / series that you would personally recommend to another reader. Thank you in advance for your help.

If you feel we are lacking any books / series, please let us know by leaving a comment.

What 5 fantasy books / series would you recommend?

  • The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien (9%, 936 Votes)
  • A Tale of the Malazan Book of the Fallen (Series) by Steven Erikson (7%, 734 Votes)
  • A Song of Ice and Fire (Series) by George R. R. Martin (6%, 682 Votes)
  • Wheel of Time (Series) by Robert Jordan (6%, 663 Votes)
  • Harry Potter (Series) by J. K. Rowling (6%, 630 Votes)
  • The Kingkiller Chronicle (Series) by Patrick Rothfuss (5%, 505 Votes)
  • The Stormlight Archive (Series) by Brandon Sanderson (5%, 502 Votes)
  • Mistborn Trilogy by Brandon Sanderson (5%, 498 Votes)
  • The Realm of the Elderlings (Series) by Robin Hobb (4%, 454 Votes)
  • First Law Trilogy by Joe Abercrombie (4%, 408 Votes)
  • Discworld (Series) by Terry Pratchett (3%, 377 Votes)
  • Gentlemen Bastards (Series) by Scott Lynch (2%, 242 Votes)
  • The Riftwar Saga by Raymond E. Feist (2%, 193 Votes)
  • The Earthsea Saga (Series) by Ursula Le Guin (2%, 191 Votes)
  • The Dark Tower (Series) by Stephen King (2%, 186 Votes)
  • Faithful and the Fallen (Series) by John Gwynne (2%, 180 Votes)
  • His Dark Materials (Series) by Philip Pullman (2%, 170 Votes)
  • Black Company (Series) by Glen Cook (2%, 165 Votes)
  • The Chronicles of Narnia (Series) by C. S. Lewis (1%, 163 Votes)
  • The Belgariad (Series) by David Eddings (1%, 163 Votes)
  • Novels of the Malazan Empire (Series) by Ian C Esslemont (1%, 157 Votes)
  • The Witcher Saga (Series) by Andrzej Sapkowski (1%, 155 Votes)
  • The Broken Empire (Series) by Mark Lawrence (1%, 125 Votes)
  • The Nevernight Chronicles (Series) by Jay Kristoff (1%, 119 Votes)
  • Memory, Sorrow and Thorn (Series) by Tad Williams (1%, 105 Votes)
  • Red Rising Saga (Series) by Pierce Brown (1%, 103 Votes)
  • The Broken Earth Trilogy by N. K. Jemisin (1%, 102 Votes)
  • The Drenai Novels (Series) by David Gemmell (1%, 99 Votes)
  • Path to Ascendancy (Series) by Ian C Esslemont (1%, 92 Votes)
  • The Princess Bride by William Goldman (1%, 89 Votes)
  • Six of Crows Duology by Leigh Bardugo (1%, 80 Votes)
  • Powder Mage Trilogy by Brian McClellan (1%, 76 Votes)
  • Shannara (Series) by Terry Brooks (1%, 76 Votes)
  • Stardust by Neil Gaiman (1%, 65 Votes)
  • Book of the Ancestor (Series) by Mark Lawrence (1%, 62 Votes)
  • Black Magician Trilogy by Trudi Canavan (1%, 59 Votes)
  • The Bartimaeus Trilogy by Jonathan Stroud (1%, 55 Votes)
  • Obernewtyn Chronicles (Series) by Isobelle Carmody (1%, 55 Votes)
  • Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke (0%, 53 Votes)
  • Blood Song by Anthony Ryan (0%, 51 Votes)
  • The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern (0%, 49 Votes)
  • The Books of Babel (Series) by Josiah Bancroft (0%, 48 Votes)
  • The Band (Series) by Nicholas Eames (0%, 48 Votes)
  • Тhe Dresden Files (Series) by Jim Butcher (0%, 47 Votes)
  • The Red Queen's War (Series) by Mark Lawrence (0%, 42 Votes)
  • The Winternight Trilogy by Katherine Arden (0%, 41 Votes)
  • Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne (Series) by Brian Staveley (0%, 37 Votes)
  • The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman (0%, 34 Votes)
  • Pern (Series) by Anne McCaffrey (0%, 34 Votes)
  • The Lightbringer (Series) by Brent Weeks (0%, 33 Votes)
  • Raven's Mark (Series) by Ed McDonald (0%, 31 Votes)
  • Age of War (Series) by Michael J Sullivan (0%, 28 Votes)
  • The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison (0%, 28 Votes)
  • The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samanth Shannon (0%, 27 Votes)
  • The Magicians Trilogy by Lev Grossman (0%, 27 Votes)
  • The Poppy War (Series) by RF Kuang (0%, 27 Votes)
  • The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant by Stephen R. Donaldson (0%, 26 Votes)
  • The Wounded Kingdom (Series) by RJ Barker (0%, 25 Votes)
  • The Chronicles of Amber by Roger Zelazny (0%, 24 Votes)
  • Riyria Revelations (Series) by Michael J. Sullivan (0%, 23 Votes)
  • Spinning Silver (Series) by Naomi Novak (0%, 23 Votes)
  • Circe by Madeline Miller (0%, 22 Votes)
  • The Elric Saga by Michael Moorcock (0%, 20 Votes)
  • Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay (0%, 20 Votes)
  • Weaveworld by Clive Barker (0%, 19 Votes)
  • The Wayward Children (Series) by Seanan McGuire (0%, 19 Votes)
  • The Sarantine Mosaic Duology by Guy Gavriel Kay (0%, 19 Votes)
  • Coraline by Neil Gaiman (0%, 18 Votes)
  • The Traitor Baru Cormorant by Seth Dickinson (0%, 17 Votes)
  • Empires of Dust (Series) by Anna Smith Spark (0%, 16 Votes)
  • The Sacred Throne (Series) by Myke Cole (0%, 15 Votes)
  • Shattered Sea (Series) by Joe Abercrombie (0%, 15 Votes)
  • Raven Trilogies by James Barclay (0%, 14 Votes)
  • The Ember Blade Trilogy by Chris Wooding (0%, 14 Votes)
  • The Passage Trilogy by Justin Cronin (0%, 14 Votes)
  • A Darker Shade of Magic Trilogy by V E Schwab (0%, 13 Votes)
  • Swords and Fire by Melissa Caruso (0%, 13 Votes)
  • The Prince of Nothing (Series) by R. Scott Bakker (0%, 12 Votes)
  • The Licanus Trilogy by James Islington (0%, 12 Votes)
  • The Vagrant Trilogy by Peter Newman (0%, 12 Votes)
  • The Paternus Trilogy by Dyrk Ashton (0%, 12 Votes)
  • The Winnowing Flame Trilogy by Jen Williams (0%, 11 Votes)
  • Shadow Campaigns (Series) by Django Wexler (0%, 11 Votes)
  • Jade City by Fonda Lee (0%, 11 Votes)
  • Cold Magic (Series) by Kate Elliott (0%, 11 Votes)
  • First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North (0%, 10 Votes)
  • The War for the Rose Throne (Series) by Peter McLean (0%, 8 Votes)
  • The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron (0%, 6 Votes)
  • Winter Road by Adrian Selby (0%, 6 Votes)
  • The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton (0%, 5 Votes)
  • The Wolf in the Whale by Jordanna Max Brodsky (0%, 5 Votes)
  • Matthew Swift (Series) by Kate Griffin (0%, 3 Votes)
  • The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie (0%, 2 Votes)
  • A Trial of Blood and Steel (Series) by Joel Shepherd (0%, 2 Votes)
  • Euphoria Online by Phil Tucker (0%, 1 Votes)
  • Tender Morsels by Margo Lanagan (0%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,516

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