High Fantasy

High fantasy (also known as epic fantasy) is a subgenre of fantasy fiction, defined either by its setting in an imaginary world or by the epic stature of its characters, themes and plot. The term "high fantasy" was coined by Lloyd Alexander in a 1971 essay, "High Fantasy and Heroic Romance".

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The Cuckoo (Under the Northern Sky #3) 7.80   5
Dragons and Demons (King's Dark Tidings #5) 7.76   4
To Blackfyre Keep (The Seven Swords #4) 8.00   4
The Spear Cuts Through Water 8.34   6
The First Binding (Tales of Tremaine #1) 8.00   5
The Oleander Sword (The Burning Kingdoms #2) 8.00   2
Furysong (The Aurelian Cycle #3) 8.00   2

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The Crippled God (The Malazan Book of the Fallen #10) 9.80   15
Dust of Dreams (The Malazan Book of the Fallen #9) 9.76   17
Toll the Hounds (The Malazan Book of the Fallen #8) 9.52   17
Midnight Tides (The Malazan Book of the Fallen #5) 9.40   23
First Lord's Fury (The Codex Alera #6) 9.18   11
The Wise Man's Fear (The Kingkiller Chronicle #2) 9.16   224
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The Lord of the Rings 9.08   880
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A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire #2) 8.92   518
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The Golden Enclaves (The Scholomance #3) 8.34   6
A Curse of Queens (The Kingmaker Chronicles #4) 8.50   2
Mystic Skies (The Mystic Trilogy #3) 8.66   3
The Sword's Elegy (The Sorcerer's Song #3) 8.34   3
The Voyage of the Forgotten (The Legacy of the Mercenary King #3) 7.50   2
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