Dark Fantasy

At its most basic, dark fantasy is a term used to describe a fantasy story with a pronounced horror element. A stricter definition is difficult to pin down, as authors, publishers, and readers have used "dark fantasy" in various contexts throughout the years.
Dark fantasy is often used as a synonym for supernatural horror.
Some authors and critics also apply the term to high fantasy stories that feature anti-heroic or morally ambiguous protagonists. Fantasy works by writers typically associated with the horror genre are sometimes described as "dark fantasy." Conversely, the term is also used t
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New Releases Tagged "Dark Fantasy"

Prince Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles #11)
Hansel and Gretel
The Dark Defiles (A Land Fit for Heroes, #3)
The Vines
The Unwritten, Vol. 10: War Stories
FIRE (The Dark Magician Book 1)
The Queen of Zombie Hearts (White Rabbit Chronicles, #3)
The Brothers Cabal (Johannes Cabal, #4)
Hers To Claim (Verdantia, #4)

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  • Escape from Witchwood Hollow by Jordan Elizabeth
    Escape from Witchwood Hollow
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    Release date: Oct 29, 2014


    Everyone in Arnn - a small farming town with more legends than residents - knows the story of Witchwood Hollow: if you venture into the whispering for…more View Details »
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  • Rising Tide by Claudette Melanson
    Rising Tide: Dark Innocence (The Maura DeLuca Trilogy, #1)
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    Release date: Feb 18, 2014
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  • Battle for Three Realms (Clovel Sword Chronicles) by Shannon G Brewer
    Battle for Three Realms (Clovel Sword Chronicles) (Volume 2)
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    Release date: Nov 17, 2014
    In celebration of the recent release of Battle of Three Realms, I'm giving away 3 signed paperbacks of the book.

    The Clovel Destroyer is back. Just rel…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Nov 21 - Nov 30, 2014
    3 copies available, 93 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Young Elites (The Young Elites, #1)
    Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass, #3)
    Prince Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles #11)
    Horns
    Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2)
    Clariel (Abhorsen, #4)
    The Queen of the Tearling (The Queen of the Tearling, #1)
    World After (Penryn & the End of Days, #2)
    Broken Monsters
    The Coldest Girl in Coldtown
    Cruel Beauty
    The Broken Eye (Lightbringer, #3)
    The Magician King (The Magicians, #2)
    Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin, #2)
    Through the Woods
    Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1)
    The Blade Itself (The First Law, #1)
    Daughter of the Blood (The Black Jewels #1)
    Last Argument of Kings (The First Law #3)
    Heir to the Shadows (The Black Jewels, #2)
    A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
    The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, #1)
    Queen of the Darkness (The Black Jewels, #3)
    The Way of Shadows (Night Angel, #1)
    King of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #2)
    Neverwhere
    The Black Company (The Chronicle of the Black Company, #1)
    Best Served Cold
    Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1)
    A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3)

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