High Fantasy

From Wikipedia: High fantasy is defined as fantasy fiction set in an alternative, entirely fictional ("secondary") world, rather than the real, or "primary" world. The secondary world is usually internally consistent but its rules differ in some way(s) from those of the primary world. By contrast, low fantasy is characterized by being set in the primary, or "real" world, or a rational and familiar fictional world, with the inclusion of magical elements.

Red Queen (Red Queen, #1)
A Darker Shade of Magic (A Darker Shade of Magic, #1)
Shadow Study (Soulfinders, #1)
The Sin Eater’s Daughter (The Sin Eater’s Daughter, #1)
The Glass Arrow
A Wicked Thing (A Wicked Thing, #1)
Half the World (Shattered Sea, #2)
Monstrous
Seeker (Seeker, #1)
The Autumn Republic (The Powder Mage, #3)
Those Above (The Empty Throne, #1)
Greta and the Glass Kingdom (Mylena Chronicles, #2)
Frostfire (Kanin Chronicles, #1)
The Providence of Fire (Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, #2)
Rogue Wave (Waterfire Saga, #2)

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