“Happy Hunger Games! And may the odds be ever in your favor.” The 2010s were marked by the boom of the YA dystopia genre, with The Hunger Games popularizing a subgenre that was already in expansion thanks to The Giver (1993), by Lois Lowry, or The Uglies series (2005-2007) by Scott… Read MoreThe Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins: May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor!
Wings of Fire is a middle-grade fantasy fiction series written by Tui T. Sutherland published by Scholastic about dragons (lots of them), war and prophecies. The series is separated into three main arcs, with five books per arc and each book told from the perspective of a different dragon. It’s… Read MoreWings of Fire (Books and Graphic Novels): In what order to read Tui T. Sutherland’s series?
“All I ever wanted was to reach out and touch another human being not just with my hands but with my heart.” Shatter Me is a young adult dystopian series written by Tahereh Mafi. It centers on 17-year-old Juliette Ferrars, a beautiful but deemed dangerous young woman. If Juliette touched… Read MoreShatter Me Reading Order: A dystopian romance by Tahereh Mafi
“Once upon a time, in a land long since burned to ash, there lived a young princess who loved her kingdom …” Originally called Queen of Glass, Thrones of Glass is the first young adult fantasy series written by Sarah J. Maas – before A Court of Thrones and Ashes. The story… Read MoreThrone of Glass Reading Order: A fairy tale retelling by Sarah J. Maas
The Expanse is one of the best science-fiction television series produced. But before being a TV Show, it was, of course, a science fiction series of novels writtent by James S.A. Corey — the pen name for Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck. The story is set in a future in… Read MoreThe Expanse Books in Order: Reading Guide for the science fiction novels by James S. A. Corey
J.R.R. Tolkien, in full John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, was an English writer who knew how to make the words sing and achieved famed with The Hobbit (1937) and his epic fantasy The Lord of the Rings (1954-55). Born January 3, 1892, Ronald, as he was known in his family, was a good… Read MoreJ.R.R. Tolkien Quotes
“The entrance to the Underworld is in Los Angeles.” Welcome to Riordanverse, the young adult fantasy inspired by mythology and written by Rick Riordan, a media franchise made up of multiple series, companion books, short stories and graphic novels. The Riordanverse encompass The Camp Half-Blood Chronicles (itself encompassing the Percy… Read MoreRiordanverse: A Percy Jackson Reading Order, with The Kane Chronicles, Magnus Chase and more
A Court of Thorns and Roses is a romantic fantasy series for young adults written by american author Sarah J. Maas. It is inspired and retell multiple fairy tales, including The Beauty and the Beast, Hades and Persephone or the Tale of Tam Lin. It follows the journey of huntress… Read MoreA Court of Thorns and Roses Series: In what order to read Sarah J. Maas’s books?
“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the… Read MoreDune Reading Order: In what order to read Frank Herbert’s books?
The Kingkiller Chronicle is, for the moment, an unfinished fantasy book series by Patrick Rothfuss, telling the story of Kvothe, an adventurer and musician. Kvothe is clever, intelligent, quick-witted, a talented musician and the hero of a legend in The Four Corners of Civilization. The plot is divided into two… Read MoreThe Kingkiller Chronicle Series: In what order to read Patrick Rothfuss’s books?