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Epic Fantasy is a subgenre of fantasy that is set in invented or parallel world. It is most commonly cosidered to be the same genre as High Fantasy, since they share many of the same elements, but Epic Fantasy takes the story even farther, in a bigger and more epic way (e.g. the stakes are greater; the land/world is in peril; a great evil threatens the world; the conflict shakes all who dwell in the world of the story).

Epic Fantasy became more famous through the works of such as: Terry Brooks, Raymond E. Feist, Tad Williams, Robert Jordan, George R.R. Martin and Steven Erikson; though it's ori
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Most Read This Week Tagged "Epic Fantasy"

Oathbringer (The Stormlight Archive, #3)
Edgedancer (The Stormlight Archive #2.5)
Tower of Dawn (Throne of Glass, #6)
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
The Core (The Demon Cycle, #5)
First Year (The Black Mage, #1)
Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive, #2)
The Queen's Poisoner (Kingfountain, #1)
Legends of Ahn (King's Dark Tidings, #3)
Apprentice  (The Black Mage, #2)
The Stone Sky (The Broken Earth, #3)
Last Stand (The Black Mage, #4)
Dawn of Wonder (The Wakening, #1)
The Thief's Daughter (Kingfountain, #2)
Candidate (The Black Mage, #3)
The King's Traitor (Kingfountain, #3)
Reign of Madness (King's Dark Tidings, #2)
The Banished of Muirwood (Covenant of Muirwood, #1)
Godsgrave (The Nevernight Chronicle, #2)
Deadhouse Landing (Path to Ascendancy, #2)
The Wolf of the North (Wolf of the North, #1)
The Novice (Summoner, #1)
An Echo of Things to Come (The Licanius Trilogy, #2)
Kings of the Wyld (The Band, #1)
The Void of Muirwood (Covenant of Muirwood, #3)
Half a King (Shattered Sea, #1)
The Inquisition (Summoner, #2)
The Land: Founding (Chaos Seeds, #1)
The Battlemage (The Summoner, #3)
Catharsis (Awaken Online, #1)
Blackflame (Cradle, #3)
Soulsmith (Cradle, #2)
Thornbear (Champions of the Dawning Dragons, #1)
The Hidden Relic (Evermen Saga, #2)
Fool's Assassin (The Fitz and the Fool, #1)
Unsouled (Cradle, #1)
Ink Mage (A Fire Beneath the Skin, #1)
The Oath of the Vayuputras (Shiva Trilogy, #3)
Wolves of the Northern Rift (Magic & Machinery, #1)
The City of Brass (The Daevabad Trilogy, #1)
Scion of Ikshvaku (RamChandra, #1)
The Maid's War (Kingfountain #0.5)
Fire Falling (Air Awakens, #2)
The Fall of Dragons (The Traitor Son Cycle, #5)
Crystal Storm (Falling Kingdoms, #5)
Non-Heir (The Black Mage, #0.5)
Secret History (Mistborn, #3.5)
The Key (The True Reign Series, # 1)
Fool's Quest  (The Fitz and The Fool, #2)
Sufficiently Advanced Magic (Arcane Ascension, #1)
The Glass Spare (The Glass Spare, #1)
Windwitch (The Witchlands, #2)
Frostbite (The Dragonian, #3)
Dragonlands Volume 1 - 3 (Dragonlands #1-3)
The Blood Mirror (Lightbringer, #4)
Breath of Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles, #2)
The Tattered Banner (Society of the Sword, #1)
City of Miracles (The Divine Cities, #3)
The Path of the Storm (Evermen Saga, #3)
Spellslinger (Spellslinger, #1)
A Plague of Giants (Seven Kennings, #1)
Emperor of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #3)
Nightblade (Nightblade Epic #1)
The Winter King (Weathermages of Mystral, #1)
Successor's Promise (Millennium's Rule, #3)
Blackwing (Ravens' Mark #1)
A Painted Goddess (A Fire Beneath the Skin, #3)
Den of Wolves (Blackthorn & Grim, #3)
Darkstalker (Wings of Fire: Legends, #1)
Sins of Empire (Gods of Blood and Powder, #1)
Thunderlight (The Dragonian, #2)
ЯED (The True Reign Series, # 2)
House of Blades (Traveler's Gate, #1)
The Daylight War (Demon Cycle, #3)
Fireblood (Whispers from Mirrowen, #1)
The Rogue Knight (Five Kingdoms, #2)
Messenger’s Legacy (The Demon Cycle, #3.5)
Advent (Advent Mage Cycle, #3)
The Lore of the Evermen (Evermen Saga, #4)
The Royal Ranger (Ranger's Apprentice, #12)
Darien: Empire of Salt (Empire of Salt #1)
Shattered (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #7)
Moonbreeze (The Dragonian, #4)
Schooled in Magic (Schooled in Magic, #1)
City of Blades (The Divine Cities, #2)
Escaping Peril (Wings of Fire, #8)
The Wind and the Void (Nightblade #3)
Conspiracy (The Emperor's Edge, #4)
Winter Turning (Wings of Fire, #7)
Fantasy of Frost
Fantasy of Flight
Dryad-Born (Whispers from Mirrowen, #2)
Sands of Nezza (Adventurers Wanted, #4)
Crimson Dagger: Part I (Falling Kingdoms, #0.1)
White Sand Volume 1 (White Sand, #1)
AlterWorld (Play to Live, #1)
Three Parts Dead (Craft Sequence, #1)
The Path of Flames (Chronicles of the Black Gate, #1)
Flamecaster (Shattered Realms, #1)
Servant of Fire (The Cloud Warrior Saga, #7)
N.K. Jemisin
N.K. Jemisin The Killing Moon (Dreamblood, #1)
Her Favorite Epic Fantasies: Explore new worlds in these picks from the author of The Killing Moon, an adventure in which dreams possess dangerous magic.
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George R.R. Martin
She had no time for sleep, with the weight of the world upon her shoulders. And she feared to dream. Sleep is a little death, dreams the whisperings of the Other, who would drag us all into his eternal night.
George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons

Nicole Gulla
My thoughts of you never do you justice.
Nicole Gulla, The Lure of the Moon

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