Elantris by Brandon Sanderson ~ Great story with fully developed characters who I came to care about. I really didn't want this story to end and he hasn't done a sequel yet. This was my first Brandon Sanderson and I've been a fan ever since.
Whether you& a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there& something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.
A helpful flowchart to get you started reading fantasy and science fiction books (and some other genres in-between). Top 100 sci-fi and fantasy books as chosen by NPR listeners and compiled into this nifty flowchart / infographic by SF Signal
Locus Online: Best All-time Fantasy Novel Results, 1987
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Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo Release Date: June Holt and Co, 356 PagesSub-genre: FantasySource: Bought the AudiobookAge Group: Young AdultSeries: The Grisha for: fans of Graceling by Kristin CashoreThe Shadow Fold, a swathe of impenetrable darkness,…