Unearthing great fantasy books

Lord of the Rings, A Song of Ice and Fire, A Tale of the Malazan Book of the Fallen? How about something by Ursula Le Guin, Brandon Sanderson or Guy Gavriel Kay? It is likely that the majority of visitors to this site have already read the above works and authors. It is highly likely that they have heard of them. So what is left for those that have read all the classics and are looking for something new and different? Welcome to the Hidden Gems section of the site which features wonderful fantasy works that are a too-well-kept secret, including the torch-beareres for the self and independently published. Read and enjoy a hidden gem today.