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Assassin's Apprentice by Robin HobbKushiel's Dart by Jacqueline CareyThe Dragonbone Chair by Tad Williams
Best Fantasy Series, Trilogies, and Duologies
1,824 books — 7,581 voters
Words of Radiance by Brandon SandersonFool's Assassin by Robin Hobb
Can't Wait Sci-Fi/Fantasy of 2014
489 books — 2,494 voters

Revelation Space by Alastair ReynoldsRingworld by Larry NivenSphere by Michael Crichton
Big Dumb Objects
52 books — 38 voters
Lucifer's Hammer by Larry NivenI Am Legend and Other Stories by Richard MathesonThe Children of Men by P.D. JamesThe Shadow of the Torturer by Gene Wolfe
Very Best Post-Apocalyptic Fiction
111 books — 258 voters

1984 by George Orwell
Great Sci Fi-Horror Books
34 books — 56 voters
Startide Rising by David Brin
Military & Space Opera
171 books — 110 voters

Jurassic Park by Michael CrichtonThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsI Am Legend and Other Stories by Richard Matheson
The BOOK was BETTER than the MOVIE
1,281 books — 17,225 voters
Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey
Best Female Lead Characters
3,455 books — 4,360 voters

The Desert Spear by Peter V. BrettKing of Thorns by Mark  Lawrence
Science Fiction & Fantasy Titles for 2012!
652 books — 1,490 voters
The Way of Kings by Brandon SandersonWords of Radiance by Brandon SandersonPrince of Thorns by Mark  LawrenceKing of Thorns by Mark  LawrenceEmperor of Thorns by Mark  Lawrence
Best Fantasy of the 2010s
420 books — 413 voters

Magician by Raymond E. FeistThe Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussPawn of Prophecy by David EddingsAssassin's Apprentice by Robin HobbA Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
Best Heroic Fantasy
504 books — 726 voters
The Dragonbone Chair by Tad WilliamsA Game of Thrones by George R.R. MartinGardens of the Moon by Steven EriksonAssassin's Apprentice by Robin HobbWizard's First Rule by Terry Goodkind
Best Fantasy of the 90s
197 books — 419 voters

The Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussThe Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott LynchDeadhouse Gates by Steven EriksonThe Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss
Best Fantasy Books of the 21st Century
1,522 books — 5,589 voters
Sundiver by David Brin
Most Under-rated Science Fiction
1,079 books — 1,155 voters