Here are our recommendations for great fantasy, sci fi, and related books.
Bushnell tells a fast-paced story of contemporary magic that will keep you on the edge of your seat. If you enjoyed The Magicians, you’ll devour it!
Wrenthia is infested with spirits that could attack their human counterparts at any time but for the protective strength of the Queen...but her powers are failing. This fantasy novel feels both familiar and new.
An exiled captain returns to help the son of the king who died under his protection. Duty, honor, betrayal.
Sam is a collector whose job is to bring damned souls to hell. Going about his daily routine he discovers a soul on his list is innocent, and an innocent soul in hell means the end of the world. But some powerful forces want just that.
Both accepted into a prestigious (and mysterious) artists’ colony, two sisters, a writer and a dancer, must face the question of how much they will sacrifice to make great art.
2016 Hugo Award winner. Expansive, consciousness-stretching fantasy.
In an alternate version of World War I, ghosts and mediums play a key role on the battlefield.
A murder mystery, a captivating fantasy, and a spellbinding metafictive read for any fantasy fan.
This is the perfect book for readers waiting for the next book in George R.R. Martin’s Song of Fire and Ice series. Politics and magic. Assassination and scholarship. Old ways in conflict with a changing world.
Romance and crisis, not to mention werewolves and family problems, abound in this delightful steampunk romp from Gail Carriger that’s as delectable as jam on a fresh scone.
A female PI goes up against a ruthless gangster in this sci fi noir set in a slowly failing colony in Antarctica.
College professor Jason Dessen is abducted and thrust into an alternate universe where he is a lauded genius who has achieved the impossible. Now he must fight to get back to his family.
This classic of Cuban sci-fi explores the nature of identity and society, while building a convincing and entertaining future world. A must for fans of Asimov and Heinlein.
Set in a world that seems like some mad combination of heaven and hell, this complex novel is just too hard to explain. Read if you want your mind exploded.
Alternate history of the Belgian Congo, with a diverse USian/European/African cast, from an SFF veteran.
Fast-paced time-traveling adventure series with wit and romance thrown in. Altogether just too much fun!
Hearing thoughts, controlling minds...the characters in this book are not like us. But is separating oneself from society the best way to deal with being an outcast? An interesting plot, complex characters, plus beautiful art.
A totally unique look into the Star Wars universe, through the perspective of the propaganda on both sides. Perfect for the Star Wars fan who has everything.
Complete with full-color illustrations, maps, charts, and artifacts, the definitive, essential companion to the Doctor’s world and many more.
Celebrating the twentieth anniversary of the landmark series, this lavishly illustrated special edition of A Game of Thrones featuring gorgeous full-page artwork as well as black-and-white illustrations in every chapter revitalizes the fantasy masterpiece that became a cultural phenomenon.