Fantasy

Fantasy is a genre that uses magic and other supernatural forms as a primary element of plot, theme, and/or setting. Fantasy is generally distinguished from science fiction and horror by the expectation that it steers clear of technological and macabre themes, respectively, though there is a great deal of overlap between the three (collectively known as speculative fiction or science fiction/fantasy)

In its broadest sense, fantasy comprises works by many writers, artists, filmmakers, and musicians, from ancient myths and legends to many recent works embraced by a wide audience today, including
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The Raven King (The Raven Cycle, #4)
The Glittering Court (The Glittering Court, #1)
The Rose & the Dagger (The Wrath & the Dawn, #2)
The Star-Touched Queen
The Beast (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #14)
Flamecaster (Shattered Realms, #1)
Tell the Wind and Fire
A Shard of Ice (Black Symphony, #1)
The Mirror King (The Orphan Queen, #2)
Soldier (Talon, #3)
Every Heart a Doorway
Lady Renegades (Rebel Belle, #3)
Heir to the Sky
Dreamology
Let the Wind Rise (Sky Fall, #3)

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  • The Raven King (The Raven Cycle, #4)
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    A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4)
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    The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1)
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    A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5)


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    The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.
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