Here is our list of the 5 Must-Read Fantasy Novels for Fans of Game of Thrones.
If you’re a fan of George R.R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire series, or the hit HBO show Game of Thrones, chances are you’re on the lookout for more epic fantasy books to read. Here are five must-read fantasy novels that will satisfy your craving for intricate world-building, political intrigue, and unforgettable characters.
The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie
This grimdark novel follows the intersecting stories of a barbarian warrior, a torturer, and a spoiled nobleman as they navigate a world on the brink of war. The book is praised for its realistic characters, morally ambiguous themes, and visceral action scenes.
Read our Review of The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie.
The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
This epic fantasy tome is the first in a ten-book series set in the world of Roshar, where powerful magic and ancient wars shape the fate of the world. The book is known for its detailed world-building, diverse cast of characters, and intricate plot.
Read our Review of The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson.
The Black Company by Glen Cook
This classic military fantasy novel follows the story of a group of mercenaries serving an evil sorceress, and their struggles to maintain their own morality in a world torn apart by war. The book is praised for its gritty realism, complex characters, and innovative narrative structure.
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
This beautifully written and intricately plotted novel follows the life of Kvothe, a legendary wizard and musician, as he recounts his adventures and struggles to a scribe in a cozy tavern.
Read our Review of The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss.
The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch
This fast-paced novel tells the story of a group of thieves known as the Gentlemen Bastards, who pull off a series of daring heists in the corrupt city of Camorr. The book is known for its intricate plot twists, dark humor, and vividly realized setting.