Best Fantasy Anthologies Books
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1. Harry Potter: The Complete Collection (1-7)
Author: by J.K. Rowling
December 14, 2015
Now a Netflix original series! Geralt the Witcher – revered and hated – holds the line against the monsters plaguing humanity in this collection of adventures, the first chapter in the New York Times bestselling series that inspired the hit Netflix show and the blockbuster video games.
Geralt is a Witcher, a man whose magic powers, enhanced by long training and a mysterious elixir, have made him a brilliant fighter and a merciless assassin. Yet he is no ordinary killer. His sole purpose: to destroy the monsters that plague the world.
But not everything monstrous-looking is evil and not everything fair is good… And in every fairy tale there is a grain of truth. And look out for The Tower of Fools, book one of Andrzej Sapkowski’s Hussite Trilogy! Witcher collectionsThe Last WishSword of DestinyWitcher novelsBlood of Elves The Time of Contempt Baptism of Fire The Tower of SwallowsLady of the Lake Season of StormsHussite TrilogyThe Tower of FoolsThe Malady and Other Stories: An Andrzej Sapkowski Sampler (e-only) Translated from original Polish by Danusia Stok
3. Sword of Destiny: Tales of the Witcher – Now a major Netflix show
Author: by Andrzej Sapkowski
May 21, 2015
Geralt the Witcher – revered and hated – holds the line against the monsters plaguing humanity in the bestselling series that inspired the hit Witcher Netflix show and video games. Geralt of Rivia is a Witcher, a man whose magic powers and lifelong training have made him a brilliant fighter and a merciless assassin.
Yet he is no ordinary killer: he hunts the vile fiends that ravage the land and attack the innocent. But not everything monstrous-looking is evil; not everything fair is good … And in every fairy tale there is a grain of truth.
Translated by David French. Andrzej Sapkowski, winner of the World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement award, started an international phenomenon with his Witcher series. In this second collection of short stories, following the adventures of the hit collection The Last Wish, join Geralt as he battles monsters, demons and prejudices alike …
4. Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fictions and Illusions
Author: by Neil Gaiman
March 17, 2009
The astonishing and impressive first collection of short stories from New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman An elderly widow finds the Holy Grail beneath an old fur coat in a second-hand store … A stray cat fights and refights a nightly battle to protect his adoptive family from an unimagiable evil …
A young couple receives a wedding gift that will reveal a chilling alternate history of their marriage … Beneath a bridge by the railroad tracks, a frightened little boy bargains for his life with a most persistent troll … Such miraculous inventions and more await within Neil Gaiman’s first collection of short fiction, a gift of wonder and delight from one of the most unique literary artists of our day.
In his capable hands, magic is no mere illusion, but a powerful means to reveal the nature of our humanity obscured in the smoke of our fears and anxieties … And reflected in the funhouse mirrors of our dreams.
5. The Chronicles of Narnia Adult Box Set
Author: by C. S. Lewis
33 hours and 45 minutes
C. S. Lewis
December 27, 2019
For over 60 years, readers of all ages have been enchanted by the magical realms, the epic battles between good and evil, and the unforgettable creatures of Narnia. This box set includes all seven titles in The Chronicles of Narnia – The Magician’s Nephew; The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe; The Horse and His Boy; Prince Caspian; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair; and The Last Battle.
6. World of Warcraft: Folk & Fairy Tales of Azeroth
Author: by Steve Danuser
Monsters, mystery, and magic abound in this stunning, illustrated collection of original fairy tales from the World of Warcraft universe, as told by an all-star cast of bestselling, award-winning storytellers. The power of stories is felt and known in every corner of Azeroth.
From the windswept fields of the Eastern Kingdoms to the bustling city of Gadgetzan, differences were bridged by common tales of average people overcoming incredible odds. Lessons learned from cautionary tales tempered many brave heroes and brought them safely home, while stories of adventure spurred history’s most remarkable actors to greatness.
Now you too can settle in, lay down your armor, and listen to the wonderous tales of adventure and peril in the Folk and Fairy Tales of Azeroth. Brimming with gorgeous artwork and twelve inspired stories crafted by fantasy’s brightest authors including Garth Nix, Catherynne M.
Valente, Kami Garcia, and more, this enchanting anthology brings new voices, new meaning, and new wonder to World of Warcraft.
7. Riders of Fire Complete Series Box Set books 1-6: YA Epic Fantasy Dragon Rider Adventures
Author: by Eileen Mueller
June 1, 2021
Join the Riders of Fire adrenaline ride: strong heroes & heroines, nail-biting action, sword & sorcery and dragons. 6 award-winning and bestselling books. Read the complete series in one box set. Praise for Ezaara & Riders of Fire A great fantasy read. Dean O’Gorman, actor, Fili the dwarf in The Hobbit An explosive series.
When Ezaara imprints with the dragon queen, she’s swept into a world she’d never dreamed of. A world of dragons, treachery, intrigue and danger. Now the new Queen’s Rider, Ezaara must lead her people as Commander Zens and his army of tharuk monsters rampage across Dragons’ Realm, killing and enslaving innocents.She must stop them.
But who can she trust when political intrigue puts her own life in danger? And when Zens is growing terrible new creatures faster than she and her dragon riders can defeat themEzaara, the Queen’s Rider, is preparing her people for war against formidable new enemies more powerful than any they’ve faced before.
But Dragons’ Realm is in chaos, and people are dying. In a war where Zens turns friends into foes, how can Ezaara and her Riders of Fire ever win? Riders of Fire six YA epic fantasy adventures in this box set:Book 1: EzaaraBook 2: Dragon HeroBook 3: Dragon RiftBook 4: Dragon StrikeBook 5: Dragon WarBook 6: Sea Dragon1700 pages of dragon-filled action by USA Today bestselling author, Eileen Mueller.
8. Wheel of Time Premium Boxed Set IV: Books 10-12 (Crossroads of Twilight, Knife of Dreams, The Gathering Storm)
Author: by Robert Jordan
The Wheel of Time Premium Boxed Set IV includes volumes ten, eleven, and twelve of The Wheel of Time, Robert Jordan’s internationally bestselling fantasy series, now available in premium mass market editions with striking new cover art. The Wheel of Time is a PBS Great American Read Selection!
Now in development for TV! Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters. The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come and pass.
What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow. Let the dragon ride again on the winds of time. This boxed set contains:Book Ten: Crossroads of TwilightBook Eleven: Knife of DreamsBook Twelve: The Gathering Storm*TV series update: “Sony will produce along with Red Eagle Entertainment and Radar Pictures.
Rafe Judkins is attached to write and executive produce. Judkins previously worked on shows such as ABC’s Agents of SHIELD, the Netflix series Hemlock Grove, and the NBC series Chuck. Red Eagle partners Rick Selvage and Larry Mondragon will executive produce along with Radar’s Ted Field and Mike Weber.
9. The Velveteen Rabbit: The Original 1922 Edition in Full Color
Author: by Margery Williams
Margery Williams penned her classic work in 1922, endearing itself to countless young children thanks to the illustrations by William Nicholson. This edition captures the magic of the original edition, carefully recreating the story just as Margery Williams wrote it and including all of Nicholson’s illustrations, in full color.
While modern printing methods call for some updates to the layout, in the main, this edition is nearly identical to the one that captured the hearts of generation after generation. Carry the tradition to your children and grandchildren and future generations with this carefully reconstructed re-creation of “The Velveteen Rabbit: Or How Toys Become Real.”
10. Alice in Wonderland: The Original 1865 Edition With Complete Illustrations By Sir John Tenniel (A Classic Novel of Lewis Carroll)
Author: by Lewis Carroll
And what is the use of a book,” thought Alice, “without pictures or conversation? Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in WonderlandThis Beautiful edition contains complete original black and white illustrations by Sir John Tenniel. Alice in Wonderland is an 1865 novel by English author Lewis Carroll.
It tells of a young girl named Alice, who falls through a rabbit hole into a subterranean fantasy world populated by peculiar, anthropomorphic creatures. It is considered to be one of the best examples of the literary nonsense genre. The tale plays with logic, giving the story lasting popularity with adults as well as with children.
One of the best-known and most popular works of English-language fiction, its narrative, structure, characters and imagery have been enormously influential in popular culture and literature, especially in the fantasy genre. The work has never been out of print and has been translated into at least 97 languages.
Its ongoing legacy encompasses many adaptations for stage, screen, radio, art, ballet, theme parks, board games and video games. A True Classic that Belongs on Every Bookshelf!
11. Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection (The Kharkanas Trilogy (3))
Author: by Brandon Sanderson
An all-new 120-page Stormlight Archive novella, “Edgedancer,” will be the crown jewel of Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection, the first book of short fiction by #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson. The collection will include nine works in all.
The first eight are:The Hope of Elantris (Elantris)The Eleventh Metal (Mistborn)The Emperor’s Soul (Elantris)Allomancer Jak and the Pits of Eltania, Episodes 28 through 30 (Mistborn)White Sand” (excerpt; Taldain)”Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell (Threnody) Sixth of Dusk (First of the Sun)Mistborn: Secret History (Mistborn)These wonderful works, originally published on Tor.
Com and elsewhere individually, convey the expanse of the Cosmere and tell exciting tales of adventure Sanderson fans have come to expect, including the Hugo Award-winning novella, The Emperor’s Soul and an excerpt from the graphic novel “White Sand.”Arcanum Unbounded will also contain the 120-page Stormlight Archive novella “Edgedancer,” which will appear in this book for the first time anywhere.
12. Tolkien Boxed Set (Word Cloud Classics)
Author: by David Day
Thunder Bay Press
A must-have collection covering the lands and inhabitants of Middle-earth. The fantasy world of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth contains a rich assortment of people, cities, powers, and creaturesas well as a deep, intertwined history that spans thousands of years.
In these specially designed volumes, best-selling author and Tolkien scholar David Day presents four decades of research and writing on the lands and inhabitants of Middle-earth. A must-have guide to the Tolkien world, this collection provides an A-to-Z dictionary of the vernacular, an atlas describing the various terra firma, histories of battles, dark powers, heroes, and the Hobbits that started it all.
More than 200 black-and-white and full-color illustrations make the pages a joy to behold as you learn all you’ll need to know about Tolkien’s fantasy realm. This work is unofficial and is not authorized by the Tolkien Estate or HarperCollins Publishers.
I Have No Mouth & I Must Scream: Stories
Author: by Harlan Ellison
Seven stunning stories of speculative fiction by the author of A Boy and His Dog. In a post-apocalyptic world, four men and one woman are all that remain of the human race, brought to near extinction by an artificial intelligence.
Programmed to wage war on behalf of its creators, the AI became self-aware and turned against humanity. The five survivors are prisoners, kept alive and subjected to brutal torture by the hateful and sadistic machine in an endless cycle of violence.
This story and six more groundbreaking and inventive tales that probe the depths of mortal experience prove why Grand Master of Science Fiction Harlan Ellison has earned the many accolades to his credit and remains one of the most original voices in American literature.
I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream also includes Big Sam Was My Friend, Eyes of Dust, World of the Myth, Lonelyache, Hugo Award finalist Delusion for a Dragon Slayer, and Hugo and Nebula Award finalist Pretty Maggie Moneyeyes.
14. Life in Exile Books 1-3: A LitRPG Series Box Set
Author: by Sean Oswald
59 hours and 23 minutes
This isn’t a game.This is his new life. An epic LitRPG adventure about a family trapped in a game-world called Eloria with no way out. Dave has been wandering through life for a long time. His day job bores him, and he never seems to be able to meet his family’s expectations.
The only escape he’s ever had is his love of MMORPGs. But when he becomes the subject of a test without even knowing it, he’s transported into a game-world called Eloria with no escape. It’s a frequent daydream of his; however, in none of those dreams did his wife and daughter ever accompany him.
Now, Dave must balance protecting his family with exploring his dream… Oh, and trying to stay alive. Monstrous beasts roam Eloria; worst of all, an undead army led by the vile Death Knight. He’ll have to adapt fast and learn to cooperate if he hopes to make a new home for his family.
And just maybe, along the way, he’ll find out why they’re living a life in exile. Experience the first three books in a LitRPG saga perfect for fans of C. M Carney, Blaise Corvin, and Charles Dean. Narrated by Peter Berkrot (Alpha World, Earth Force).More than 50 hours.
Author: by George R. R. Martin
Bantam (June 17, 2014)
June 17, 2014
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA thrilling collection of twenty-one original stories by an all-star list of contributorsincluding a new A Game of Thrones story by George R.R.Martin! If you’re a fan of fiction that is more than just black and white, this latest story collection from #1 New York Times bestselling author George R.R.
Martin and award-winning editor Gardner Dozois is filled with subtle shades of gray. Twenty-one all-original stories, by an all-star list of contributors, will delight and astonish you in equal measure with their cunning twists and dazzling reversals.And George R.R.
Martin himself offers a brand-new A Game of Thrones tale chronicling one of the biggest rogues in the entire history of Ice and Fire. Follow along with the likes of Gillian Flynn, Joe Abercrombie, Neil Gaiman, Patrick Rothfuss, Scott Lynch, Cherie Priest, Garth Nix, and Connie Willis, as well as other masters of literary sleight-of-hand, in this rogues gallery of stories that will plunder your heartand yet leave you all the richer for it.
16. Torvald Dragon Riders: Nine Book World Boxset
Author: by Ava Richardson
May 5, 2021
Three young Dragon Riders. One magical worldThis exciting collection includes three complete trilogies set in the dragon-riding world of Torvald. Nine books of breathtaking fantasy adventure, featuring three unforgettable heroesNeill Torvald is desperate to prove himself to his warlord fatheruntil a chance meeting with a princess places father and son at odds.
To unite a fractured kingdom, this reluctant hero must rise to the challenge and lead the Dragon Riders against a rogue sorcererHigh-born Agathea and scruffy Sebastian seem an unlikely pair at first glance. But this duo must forge an unbreakable bond and find the sacred Dragon Stones.
Can they defend the realm from an ancient evilbefore endless darkness swallows them all? Dragon Rider Saffron’s wild and untamed magic is not enough to defeat the evil Dark Mage that threatens Torvald. To fulfill a mystic prophecy, she’ll have to help a reclusive heir to a decaying noble house claim his rightful place on the throne And the fate of the entire kingdom hangs in the balance.