The Best Fantasy Reads

A Listmania! list by Honorius (Newcastle, England)
 
Storm Front: The Dresden Files Book One
1.  Storm Front: The Dresden Files Book One by Jim Butcher
The list author says:
  "The Dresden Files - a film Noir feel to Wizards and Deamons. Something of a cross between a detective novel and a Fantasy."
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Furies of Calderon (Codex Alera)
2.  Furies of Calderon (Codex Alera) by Jim Butcher
The list author says:
  "The Fury's Books. Imagine that the ancient Romans had descovered real magic. This is the world Butcher creates"
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A Walk on the Nightside
3.  A Walk on the Nightside by Simon R. Green
The list author says:
  "A book for any fan of the Dresden Files, another Private Eye but in England. John Tylor the main charactor is most like Harry Potter with a distinct lack of morals and ethics."
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The Man With The Golden Torc: Secret Histories Book 1: Man with the Golden Torc Bk. 1 (GOLLANCZ S.F.)
4.  The Man With The Golden Torc: Secret Histories Book 1: Man with the Golden Torc Bk. 1 (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Simon R. Green
The list author says:
  "Imagine James Bond in a world of Deamons, Elves and othe fantasy cratures and you have this book down perfectly. A enjoyable read not taking itself too seriously with amusing moments for any Bond fan."
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Nightlife (Roc Fantasy)
5.  Nightlife (Roc Fantasy) by Rob Thurman
The list author says:
  "A small unknown author begining to produce som real jems. Urban fantasy of the highest calibre. Give it a shot, the author has real potential so try it before everyone jumps on the band wagon."
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The Colour of Magic: The First  Discworld Novel: 1
6.  The Colour of Magic: The First Discworld Novel: 1 by Terry Pratchett
The list author says:
  "Pratchett is the god of the Fantasy genrea. Try it, love it"
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A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1)
7.  A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) by George R. R. Martin
The list author says:
  "The best pure serious fantasy serise around though not for the new to the genrea of for those looking for instant gratification"
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Belgariad 1: Pawn of Prophecy (The Belgariad (RHCP))
8.  Belgariad 1: Pawn of Prophecy (The Belgariad (RHCP)) by David Eddings
The list author says:
  "A standered fantasy plot with outstanding writing."
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The Malloreon; Volume One: Guardians of the West; King of the Murgos; Demon Lord of Karanda: 1
9.  The Malloreon; Volume One: Guardians of the West; King of the Murgos; Demon Lord of Karanda: 1 by David Eddings
The list author says:
  "Serise sequal to the Belgariad. It resolves and ends the previous serise but can seem a little plodding in places."
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Chronicles Trilogy Gift Set: Three Volume Set: Dragons of Autumn Twilight / Dragons of Winter Night / Dragons of Spring Dawning
10.  Chronicles Trilogy Gift Set: Three Volume Set: Dragons of Autumn Twilight / Dragons of Winter Night / Dragons of Spring Dawning by WEIS
The list author says:
  "Not just for D&D fans but it does work as a compliment to the Game. It also has the best fall of a charactor into darkness I have read with the complexity and twists Anakin Skywalker SHOULD have faced"
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Dragonlance Legends Gift Set
11.  Dragonlance Legends Gift Set by WEIS
The list author says:
  "Continued from the first serise every thin gets darker and more complex as the the very best of intentions and brotherly love is perverted into evil"
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The Eye Of The World: Book 1 of the Wheel of Time: 1/12
12.  The Eye Of The World: Book 1 of the Wheel of Time: 1/12 by Robert Jordan
The list author says:
  "1000 page books eleven in the serise which is only around half over. The Serise makes the world of Tolken look like the wonderings of a 5 year old."
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Gotrek and Felix, the First Omnibus (Warhammer: Gotrek and Felix)
13.  Gotrek and Felix, the First Omnibus (Warhammer: Gotrek and Felix) by William King
The list author says:
  "There arn't nearly enough books about the dwarf's which is odd considering if there is an elf there is usualy a dwarf arround somewhere. Forget about the Game and preconceptions you have because of it"
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The Outstretched Shadow (Obsidian Triology - Book 1)
14.  The Outstretched Shadow (Obsidian Triology - Book 1) by James Mallory
The list author says:
  "Set 1000 years after the great war. Can good ever really triumph over evil. What happens when the great evils are defeated and a dozen differnt races have to share the relem without a mutual enemy"
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