Dungeons, dragons, myths, legends and magical realms.


Where appropriate I've included notes to help you find series you may be looking for.



LATEST REVIEW:  Blood Of Elves by Andrzej Sapkowski

TOP PICK:  The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

James Barclay (Raven)

L. Frank Baum (Oz)

Greg Bear

Dan Brereton (Nocturnals)

Terry Brooks (Shannara)

Trudi Canavan (Black Magician)

Orson Scott Card (Tales of Alvin Maker)

Lewis Carroll

Susanna Clarke

James Clemens (Banned and the Banished)

Roald Dahl

Charles Dixon (Middle-Earth)

Stephen Donaldson (Thomas Covenant)

Lord Dunsany

David Eddings (Belgariad, Malloreon)

Steven Erikson (Malazan)

Raymond E. Feist (Riftwar)

Stephen Fry

Neil Gaiman (American Gods)

Alan Garner

David A. Gemmell (Drenai, Rigante)

Mary Gentle

Michael Gerber

Terry Goodkind (Sword of Truth)

Mitchell Graham

James Herbert

Robin Hobb (Realm of the Elderlings)


Robert E. Howard (Conan)

Steve Jackson (Fighting Fantasy)

Brian Jacques (Redwall)

Tove Jansson (Finn Family Moomintroll)

J. V. Jones (Book of Words)

Terry Jones (Fantasy)

Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time)

Katharine Kerr (Deverry)

Stephen King (Dark Tower)

Stephen Lawhead (Dragon King Saga)

Ursula K. Le Guin (Earthsea)

C. S. Lewis (Narnia)

Dean Lorey (Nightmare Academy)

George R. R. Martin (Song of Ice and Fire)

Anne McCaffrey (Pern)

Michael Moorcock (Eternal Champion)

Stan Nicholls

Christopher Paolini (Inheritance Cycle)

David Petersen (Mouse Guard)

Terry Pratchett (Discworld)

Philip Pullman (His Dark Materials)

Fabian Rangel Jr. (Blood Brothers)

Robert Rankin

A. W. Reed

Rick Riordan (Percy Jackson)

Adam Roberts
Scott Rockwell (Discworld)

A. N. Roquelaure (Beauty)

Matthew Rowe

J. K. Rowling (Harry Potter)

Salman Rushdie

Andrzej Sapkowski (Witcher)

Jeff Smith (Bone)

Rosemary Sutcliff

Jack Thorne (Harry Potter)

J. R. R. Tolkien (Middle-Earth)

Harry Turtledove (Videssos Cycle)

Tad Williams (Memory, Sorrow and Thorn)

Janny Wurts (Wars of Light and Darkness)


A. (Wheel of Time)

B. (Belgariad, Malloreon)

D. (Riftwar)


H. (Riftwar)

J. (Riftwar)

M. (Riftwar)

P. (Belgariad, Malloreon)

S. (Riftwar)

T. (Wheel of Time, Fighting Fantasy)


L. (Dark Tower, Discworld, Sword of Truth, Alvin Maker, Majipoor, Earthsea, Memory, Sorrow and Thorn, Song of Ice and Fire, Pern, Riftwar, Wheel of Time, Realm of the Elderlings, Outlander, Otherworlds, American Gods, Shannara)

T. (Earthsea, Lankhmar, Discworld)

Fantasy franchises:

2000AD (here)

Conan (here)

Dragon Age (here)

Dragonlance (here)

Forgotten Realms (here)

Ravenloft (here)

Solomon Kane (here)

Warhammer (here)