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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
1,883 books — 7,819 voters
Words of Radiance by Brandon SandersonFool's Assassin by Robin Hobb
Can't Wait Sci-Fi/Fantasy of 2014
493 books — 2,531 voters

Revelation Space by Alastair ReynoldsRingworld by Larry NivenSphere by Michael Crichton
Big Dumb Objects
53 books — 37 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
115 books — 273 voters

1984 by George Orwell
Great Sci Fi-Horror Books
35 books — 57 voters
Startide Rising by David Brin
Military & Space Opera
174 books — 120 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
1,297 books — 17,379 voters
Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey
Best Female Lead Characters
3,580 books — 4,516 voters

The Desert Spear by Peter V. BrettKing of Thorns by Mark  Lawrence
Science Fiction & Fantasy Titles for 2012!
652 books — 1,497 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
468 books — 564 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
506 books — 766 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 — 442 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
1,582 books — 5,834 voters
Sundiver by David Brin
Most Under-rated Science Fiction
1,085 books — 1,221 voters