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The Wise Man's Fear
4.56
The Name of the Wind was one of the best fantasy novels I've read in the past several years, so it was inevitable that the second book in Patrick Roth ...more
Apr 27, 2011
Feb 13, 2011
 
The Habitation of the Blessed
3.98
I absolutely loved Catherynne Valente's The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, which is a children's book filled with the ...more
Oct 10, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
 
The Lies of Locke Lamora (Gentlemen Bastard, #1)
4.28
This impressive debut fantasy novel does not quite rise to the literary greatness of The Name of the Wind or Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell, but Scot ...more
Jul 20, 2011
Nov 30, 2010
 
The Dragon's Path (The Dagger and the Coin #1)
3.76
I'm going to take a bit of a risk by comparing this to George R. R. Martin's A Game of Thrones, since I have yet to actually read any of those books. ...more
Nov 04, 2014
Sep 07, 2014
 
The Eye of the World (Wheel of Time, #1)
4.15
My copy of The Eye of the World came as a freebie in a goodie bag at a convention way back in the 90s. (Yes, my cover actually has that mail-in rebate ...more
Jul 2014
May 20, 2014
 
A Magic Broken
3.68
Another short story set in the same world as The Wardog's Coin. This was a quick, light fantasy read about two different protagonists, one a human wiz ...more
May 08, 2014
May 04, 2014
 
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
4.56
I've only recently been getting back into epic fantasy, having taken a long break from the genre. Over the past year, my results have been mixed. I've ...more
Nov 26, 2010
Nov 09, 2010
 
The Adamantine Palace (The Memory of Flames, #1)
3.37
How can you love fantasy and not like dragons? They're kind of like vampires: everybody uses them, everybody who wants to make their mark on the genre ...more
Jun 05, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
 
The Last Witchking
3.60
This ebook consists of three short stories from the author's epic fantasy universe. I found them as entertaining as the other fantasy collections by V ...more
May 25, 2014
May 10, 2014
 
The Wardog's Coin
3.87
This ebook contains two novelettes set in the world of Vox Day's epic fantasy Throne of Bones. The world is an interestingly derivative fantasy settin ...more
Apr 27, 2014
Apr 22, 2014
 
Red Hood’s Revenge
3.92
Jim C. Hines's Princess series is just thoroughly enjoyable light fantasy. Not brilliant or radically inventive, but it's perfect comfort reading. The ...more
May 21, 2013
May 14, 2013
 
The Mermaid’s Madness
3.90
This is an endearing light fantasy series, like a Disney Princess adventure for grown-ups. Although billed as "the darker side of fairy tales," Jim Hi ...more
Apr 28, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
 
Cast in Moonlight (Chronicles of Elantra, #0.5)
4.08
This short (4 hour) novella was a free download from Audible, so what did I have to lose? Apparently it is a "prequel" to the author's fantasy series, ...more
Nov 28, 2011
Nov 25, 2011
 
The Snow Queen's Shadow (Princess, #4)
3.99
Jim Hines's Princess series is enjoyable light fantasy, the sort of thing that will appeal to fans of the early Xanth series (before Piers Anthony got ...more
Oct 26, 2013
Oct 18, 2013
 
The Scar
3.93
Wow. What an unexpectedly great read. I was hoping for some basic fantasy that might be a little bit different since this novel was originally written ...more
Feb 12, 2013
Feb 03, 2013
 
The Stepsister Scheme (Princess, #1)
3.76
This is very light, very enjoyable fantasy. I didn't expect to enjoy it as much as I did, but it reminded me of Terry Pratchett and Bill Willingham an ...more
Mar 19, 2013
Mar 07, 2013
 
The Girl of Fire and Thorns (Fire and Thorns, #1)
3.83
This wasn't a bad book. This was a book I probably would have liked well enough when I was twelve.

Princess Elisa is a pampered princess, basically a n
...more
Sep 09, 2013
Aug 22, 2013
 
Sheepfarmer's Daughter  (The Deed of Paksenarrion, #1)
4.16
This is an off-the-shelf AD&D adventure, with the names (barely) filed off. If you like that sort of thing, it's a decent story and Elizabeth Moon ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jun 25, 2010
 
The Way of Shadows (Night Angel, #1)
4.15
Following a familiar pattern in epic fantasy, this book (the first in a trilogy) introduces us to the main character, Azoth, who starts the book as a ...more
Jan 20, 2011
Nov 30, 2010
 
Dragon Lords and Warrior Women
3.57
This is a great "fantasy sampler" of fantasy short stories in every genre -- classic swords & sorcery, urban, historical, high fantasy, horror, an ...more
Jun 20, 2010
Apr 02, 2010
 
The Dragon on the Border (Dragon Knight #3)
3.71
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Jan 1993
Jul 21, 2010
 
The Wandering Unicorn
3.89
None
not set
Sep 08, 2011
 
The Dragon, the Earl and the Troll
3.72
None
Jan 1995
Sep 05, 2011
 
Secret of the Sixth Magic (Magics, #2)
3.66
None
Jan 1990
Sep 01, 2011
 
Official Advanced Dungeons And Dragons: Coloring Album
4.20
None
Jan 1981
Oct 22, 2012
 
Master of the Five Magics
3.78
None
Jan 1986
Apr 09, 2010
 
The Second Book of Swords (Books of Swords, #2)
3.81
None
not set
Aug 22, 2011
 
The First Book of Lost Swords: Woundhealer's Story (Lost Swords, #1)
3.71
None
not set
Aug 22, 2011
 
The Harem of Aman Akbar
3.57
None
Jan 1986
Dec 26, 2010
 
Strands of Starlight
3.90
None
Jan 1989
Dec 25, 2010
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