Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Fantasy Anthologies. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. The Chronicles of Narnia Adult Box Set


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

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 .

  • Author: C. S. Lewis
  • Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Anthologies

                 

2. The Last Wish


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

Geralt of Rivia is a witcher. A cunning sorcerer. A merciless assassin. And a cold-blooded 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. The international hit that inspired the video game The Witcher .

  • Author: Andrzej Sapkowski
  • Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Anthologies

                 

3. Sword of Destiny


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

The New York Times best-selling series that inspired the international hit video game The Witcher .   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 murderer: His targets are the multifarious monsters and vile fiends that ravage the land and attack the innocent.  This is a collection of short stories following the adventures of the hit collection The Last Wish . Join Geralt as he battles monsters, demons, and prejudices alike....  The Witcher series   The Last Wish   The Sword of Destiny   Blood of Elves   The Time of Contempt   Baptism of Fire   The Malady and Other Stories: An Andrzej Sapkowski Sampler (e-only)

  • Author: Andrzej Sapkowski
  • Genre: Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Fantasy

                 

4. Dragon Approved Complete Series Boxed Set (Books 1 - 13): A Middang3ard Series


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

Dragonriders are all that stand between Middang3ard and total annihilation.  But their numbers are dwindling.  Grab the entire series in one GIANT boxed set today! With every passing day, more and more Dragonriders are falling under the scourge of the Dark One.  The forces of humanity and their allies are desperate. They need a new hero to step up and turn the tide. Myrddin, the resistance’s leader, thinks he might have found that someone…on  Earth , of all places. Word has just come from the east that the Dark One is launching his largest assault yet, but there is still time to stop him. If, that is, they can find someone good enough to take him on.  Alex Bound just might be the rider they need. But a human has never been accepted as a Dragonrider.  Let alone a blind human... Alex isn’t someone to step away from a fight.  Not now, not ever, and she has no plans to start—even if she needs to ride a real dragon to make it happen. Included in the completed 13 book Dragon Approved series is: The First Human Rider Ascent to the Nest Defense of the Nest Nest Under Siege First Mission The Descent Sacrifices Love and Aliens An Alien Affair Dragons in Space The Beginning of the End Death of the Mind Boundless Go up and click Read Now or Download for Free and find out what happens when you cross a desperate wizard, and a willing fighter accepting the call to be the best when she is needed the most.

  • Author: Ramy Vance
  • Publisher: LMBPN Publishing; 1st edition (July 29, 2020)
  • Genre: Kindle Store, Kindle eBooks, Teen & Young Adult

                 

5. Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

An all-new Stormlight Archive novella, Edgedancer , is the crown jewel of Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection , the first audiobook of short fiction by number New York Times best-selling 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 also contains the Stormlight Archive novella Edgedancer , which appears in this audiobook for the first time anywhere. It is a story of Lift, taking place between Words of Radiance and the forthcoming Oathbringer .  Other Tor books by Brandon Sanderson The Cosmere The Stormlight Archive The Way of Kings Words of Radiance Edgedancer (Novella) Oathbringer   The Mistborn trilogy Mistborn: The Final Empire The Well of Ascension The Hero of Ages Mistborn: The Wax and Wayne Series Alloy of Law Shadows of Self Bands of Mourning Collection Arcanum Unbounded Other Cosmere Novels ElantrisWarbreaker The Alcatraz vs. the Evil Librarians series Alcatraz vs. the Evil Librarians The Scrivener's Bones The Knights of Crystallia The Shattered Lens The Dark Talent The Rithmatist series The Rithmatist Other books by Brandon Sanderson The Reckoners Steelheart Firefight Calamity

  • Author: Brandon Sanderson
  • Genre: Literature & Fiction, Short Stories & Anthologies, Short Stories

                 



6. Wild Cards I


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

In the aftermath of WWII, an alien virus struck the Earth, endowing a handful of survivors with extraordinary powers. Originally published in 1987, the newly expanded saga contains additional original stories by eminent writers.

  • Author: Luke Daniels
  • Genre: Audible Books & Originals, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Paranormal & Urban, Contemporary

                 

7. Kit Davenport: The Complete Series


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

They call me The Fox. I’m a thief. I’ve got superhuman strength and the ability to heal life-threatening injuries. Who am I? But more importantly, what am I? When a team of secret agents catches up to me, I finally have the allies and resources I need to chase down some answers. But the deeper we dig into my past, the more danger we find ourselves in. Traps and traitors are behind every corner. And suddenly it's not just my life on the line, but my heart too. I'm Kit Davenport and this is my story. ** This is a Reverse Harem series intended for mature audiences. It contains sex, violence, swearing, death and more sex. #whychoose ** The Complete Kit Davenport Series contains: #1 The Vixen's Lead #2 The Dragon's Wing #3 The Tiger's Ambush #4 The Viper's Nest #5 The Crow's Murder #6 The Alpha's Pack BONUS: The Fox's Hole This set contains a bonus epilogue scene titled "The Fox's Hole"

  • Author: Tate James
  • Publisher: Foxy Publishing (November 30, 2018)
  • Genre: Kindle Store, Kindle eBooks, Science Fiction & Fantasy

                 

8. The Book of Dragons: An Anthology


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

R.F. Kuang, Kate Elliott, Ken Liu, Todd McCaffrey, Garth Nix, Peter S. Beagle, and other modern masters of fantasy and science fiction put their unique spin on the greatest of mythical beasts—the dragon—in never-before-seen works written exclusively for this fantasy anthology compiled by award-winning editor Jonathan Strahan and with art by Rovina Cai! Here there be dragons . . . From China to Europe, Africa to North America, dragons have long captured our imagination in myth and legend. Whether they are rampaging beasts awaiting a brave hero to slay or benevolent sages who have much to teach humanity, dragons are intrinsically connected to stories of creation, adventure, and struggle beloved for generations. Bringing together nearly thirty stories and poems from some of the greatest science fiction and fantasy writers working today— Garth Nix, Scott Lynch, R.F. Kuang, Ann Leckie & Rachel Swirsky, Daniel Abraham, Peter S. Beagle, Beth Cato, Zen Cho, C. S. E Cooney, Aliette de Bodard, Amal El-Mohtar, Kate Elliott, Theodora Goss, Ellen Klages, Ken Liu, Seanan Maguire, Patricia A McKillip, K. J. Parker, Kelly Robson, Michael Swanwick, Jo Walton, Elle Katharine White, Jane Yolen, Kelly Barnhill, Brooke Bolander, Sarah Gailey, and J. Y. Yang—and illustrated by award-nominated artist Rovina Cai with black-and-white line drawings specific to each entry throughout, this extraordinary collection vividly breathes fire and life into one of our most captivating and feared magical creatures as never before and is sure to become a treasured keepsake for fans of fantasy, science fiction, and fairy tales.

  • Author: Jonathan Strahan
  • Publisher: Harper Voyager; Illustrated edition (July 7, 2020)
  • Genre: Kindle Store, Kindle eBooks, Science Fiction & Fantasy

                 

9. Harry Potter: The Complete Collection (1-7)


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

All seven eBooks in the multi-award winning, internationally bestselling Harry Potter series, available as one download with stunning cover art by Olly Moss. Enjoy the stories that have captured the imagination of millions worldwide. Having now become classics of our time, the Harry Potter ebooks never fail to bring comfort and escapism to readers of all ages. With its message of hope, belonging and the enduring power of truth and love, the story of the Boy Who Lived continues to delight generations of new readers.

  • Author: J.K. Rowling
  • Publisher: Pottermore Publishing (December 14, 2015)
  • Genre: Kindle Store, Kindle eBooks, Literature & Fiction

                 

10. Torvald Dragon Riders: Nine Book World Boxset


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Fantasy Anthologies - August 2021

Three young Dragon Riders. One magical world… This exciting collection includes three complete trilogies set in the dragon-riding world of Torvald. Nine books of breathtaking fantasy adventure, featuring three unforgettable heroes… Neill Torvald is desperate to prove himself to his warlord father—until 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 sorcerer… High-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 evil—before 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. Immerse yourself in a world filled with mighty dragons, epic magic, and brave heroes. This collection includes all nine books in Ava Richardson’s Torvald Dragon Riders series…

  • Author: Ava Richardson
  • Genre: Kindle Store, Kindle eBooks, Teen & Young Adult