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Vote for your favorite books from the fantasy genre that were written for the adult reader. No children's or young-adult fantasy books. All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1) by. George R.R. Martin. avg rating — 2,, ratings. score: 33, Books shelved as adult-fantasy: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin, The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss, The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson.
5. Tor Books. Fantasy fiction and science fiction aficionados are definitely familiar with Tor Books, one of the most popular fantasy publishing houses in the world. Part of the Macmillan group, its imprints Forge, Starscape and Tor Teen cover all genres such as women’s fiction, thriller, mysteries, young adult fiction and fantasy for middle graders.. Winning the Locus . The books below are my pick for best adult fantasy novels, and I’m only choosing stand-alones, not one of them belong to a series. So you won’t have to wait to see what happens after that cliffhanger or wait a year to see how your favorite hero saves the world.
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A little more adult than many of the selections on this list, the Broken Empire series is aimed at the cynical fantasy fan. The world in which these books take place is violent and brutal, and. Fantasy books for adults. What do we mean by fantasy books for adults? If this list represented movies rather than books they would all be 15 or 18 certificated as they contain mature themes and scenes of a sexual or violent nature.