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Best Fantasy Books Marathon: The Best Series for Non-Stop Reading

Are you a fantasy books enthusiast who enjoys getting immersed in grand tales and vivid settings? Are you constantly searching for your next fantastic binge-read? Look nowhere else! For non-stop reading, we’ve collected a list of the Best fantasy Books series. These series have it all, from action-packed stories and nuanced characters to rich worlds and grand adventures. In order to read some of the most captivating and addicting fantasy books available, free your schedule. These series are sure to keep you occupied for many hours, whether you’re an experienced fantasy reader or new to the genre. Let’s begin our fantasy marathon without further ado!

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The Folk of the Air Best Fantasy Books Series

Elfhame: The Folk of the Air, By Holly Black

The Folk of The Air series is a Young Adult Fantasy book written by the famous writer Holly Black. Little Brown Books for Young Readers published it.

The series follows the story of a mortal girl named Jude Duarte and a faerie prince named Cardan Greenbriar. Their journey follows the unique path of hate, betrayal, contempt, and the hunger for power.

How Many Books in the Folk of the Air series By Holly Black?

There are 3 Main Books and 2 Spinoffs in the Folk of the Air Series.

Holly Black is also releasing another spinoff series under the name The Stolen Heir.

What is the Reading Order For the Folk of the Air series?

  1. The Cruel Prince.
  2. The Wicked King.
  3. The Queen of Nothing.
  4. The Lost Sisters.
  5. How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories.

Read our Full Review of the Folk Of The Air: Readers Favorite Series Comprehensive Review.

Throne of glass

Throne of Glass, By Sara J. Mass

An assassin arrives at the castle during a time when magic has vanished from the world and a cruel monarch rules from his glass throne. She has come to obtain freedom, not commit murder. She will become the king’s champion and gain her freedom if she can outlast 23 killers, thieves, and warriors in a contest to determine the best assassin in the nation. Celaena Sardothien is her name; she is stunning, deadly, and destined for greatness.

Celaena is thrown into the epic, heart-stopping fantasy series that has made Sarah J. Maas, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling novel, into a global sensation as terrible forces that threaten to destroy her entire world gather on the horizon.

How Many Books in the Throne of Glass series, By Sara J. Mass?

There 8 Books in the Throne of Glass series, One prequel and 7 Main Books.

What is the Reading Order For The Throne of Glass series?

  1. The Assassin’s Blade. (Prequel)
  2. Throne of Glass.
  3. Crown of Midnight.
  4. Heir of Fire.
  5. Queen of Shadows.
  6. Empire of Storms.
  7. Tower of Dawn.
  8. Kingdom of Ash.

The Inheritance Trilogy

The Inheritance Trilogy By N.K. Jemisin

Yeine Darr is a castaway from the hostile north. But she is called to the magnificent city of Sky when her mother passes away in enigmatic circumstances. Yeine is introduced as the king’s heiress there, much to her surprise. But obtaining the throne of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms is not simple, and Yeine finds herself embroiled in a bloody power struggle with cousins she was completely unaware she had. She gets closer to learning the truth about her mother’s death and her family’s dark past as she battles for her life.

Yeine will discover how dangerous it can be when love and hate, as well as gods and mortals, are irrevocably entwined. The fate of the world is at stake.

How Many Books In The Inheritance Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin?

There are 3 Books in The Inheritance Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin.

What is the Reading Order For The Inheritance Trilogy?

  1. The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms.
  2. The Broken Kingdoms.
  3. The Kingdom of Gods.

The Dark Artifices

The Dark Artifices, By Cassandra Clare

The Dark Artifices series By Cassandra Clare is set in the world of the Mortal Instruments and the book follows the story of Emma Carstairs, a young Shadowhunter who is on a quest to avenge her parents’ deaths.

How Many Books in The Dark Artifices By Cassandra Clare?

There are 3 Books in The Dark Artifices By Cassandra Clare.

What is the Reading Order For The Dark Artifices?

  1. Lady Midnight.
  2. Lord of Shadows.
  3. Queen of Air and Darkness.

The Witchlands

The Witchlands, By Susan Dennard

Every person in a continent ruled by three empires is born with a “witchery,” a supernatural talent that makes them unique. The balance of power—and the deteriorating condition of all magic—will now rest on the shoulders of a mythical couple known as the Cahr Awen as the Twenty Year Truce in a centuries-long battle is set to come to an end.

Safi and Iseult’s primary concern is conserving money for their anticipated future in the Hundred Isles. The emotional Threads that tie the entire globe can be seen by Iseult, a Threadwitch. On the other side, Safi is a Truthwitch and can always sense when someone is lying. People would murder to have such strong magic on their side—or to keep it off the side of their enemies—so Safi is unable to even acknowledge who she really is.

How Many Books in The Witchlands by Susan Dennard?

There are 4 Books in The Witchlands by Susan Dennard.

What is the Reading Order For The Witchlands by Susan Dennard?

  1. Truthwitch.
  2. Windwitch.
  3. Bloodwitch.
  4. Witchshadow.

Kingdom of the Wicked

Kingdom of the Wicked, By Kerri Maniscalco

Emilia and Vittoria are streghe, witches who live secretly among people in order to evade detection and persecution. Vittoria once skips the family’s well-known Sicilian restaurant’s dinner service. Emilia quickly discovers her adored twin’s body…completely desecrated. Emilia, who is devastated, sets out to find her sister’s killer and exact revenge at all costs, even if it involves employing dark magic that has been banned for a long time.

Then Emilia encounters Wrath, one of the evil princes of hell who she had been told to avoid in stories since she was a young child. Wrath declares to be on Emilia’s side and has been assigned by his lord with figuring out the island’s string of female murders. However, nothing about the Wicked is as it appears.

How Many Books in The Kingdom of the Wicked, by Kerri Maniscalco?

There are 3 Books in Kingdom of the Wicked, by Kerri Maniscalco.

What is the Reading Order For The Kingdom of the Wicked?

  1. Kingdom of the Wicked.
  2. Kingdom of the Cursed.
  3. Kingdom of the Feared.

The Witcher, By Andrzej Sapkowski

The Witcher, By Andrzej Sapkowski

Humans, dwarves, gnomes, and elves have coexisted in relative peace for more than a century. The uneasy peace has ended, though, and the races are once more engaged in conflict.

The witcher Geralt of Rivia, has been anticipating the arrival of a foretold child. The world can be changed by this child—either for good or for bad.

As conflict looms, Ciri, a young girl, is sought after for her unique abilities. The formidable sorceress Yennefer is one of Geralt’s allies. They must figure out a method to safeguard her as well as the rest of the world. The Witcher also never admits defeat.

How Many Books in The Witcher series, By Andrzej Sapkowski?

There are 5 novels, 2 short story collections, and a sidequel, so 8 books in Total.

What is the Reading Order For The Witcher series?

These are the preferred order in world chronicle order not by release order:

  1. The Last Wish.
  2. Sword of Destiny.
  3. Blood of Elves.
  4. Time of Contempt.
  5. Baptism of Fire.
  6. The Tower of the Swallow.
  7. The Lady of the Lake.
  8. Season of Storms

The Infernal Devices, By Cassandra Clare

The Infernal Devices, By Cassandra Clare

When Tessa Gray travels across the ocean to find her brother, she arrives in England at a terrifying time during the reign of Queen Victoria, where vampires, warlocks, and other supernatural beings roam the gaslit streets. The only ones who maintain order amidst the mayhem are the Shadowhunters, warriors committed to purging the world of demons.

Tessa discovers that she is a Downworlder with a unique ability after being abducted by a covert group called The Pandemonium Club. This skill is the capacity to change into a different person. Furthermore, the Club’s mysterious leader, the Magister, will do anything to seize Tessa’s power for himself.

How Many Books in The Infernal Devices, By Cassandra Clare?

There are 3 Books in the The Infernal Devices.

What is the Reading Order For The Infernal Devices series?

  1. Clockwork Angel.
  2. Clockwork Prince.
  3. Clockwork Princess.

Read our Full review on The infernal Devices

Winternight Series, By Katherine Arden

Winternight Series, By Katherine Arden

At the edge of the Russian forest, where winter lasts for the majority of the year, Vasilisa and her siblings like spending the long evenings by the fire listening to the fairy tales their nurse used to tell them. Vasya adores Frost, the blue-eyed winter demon, above everything else. Because he captures innocent souls, wise Russians are afraid of him, and they revere the spirits that guard their houses from evil.

The widowed father of Vasya then returns from Moscow with a new spouse. Vasya’s stepmother, who is a devout woman, prevents her family from honoring their house spirits, but Vasya is afraid of what this might bring. Indeed, bad luck starts to follow the village.

Vasya’s stepmother, however, only gets stricter as she works to change the community to her liking and raise her disobedient stepdaughter for a convent or marriage. Vasilisa must use perilous abilities that she has long kept hidden in order to defend her family from a danger that has materialized from her nurse’s most terrifying tales as the village’s defenses deteriorate and evil from the forest draws closer.

How Many Books in the Winternight Series, By Katherine Arden?

There are 3 Books in the Winternight Series.

What is the Reading Order For the Winternight Series, By Katherine Arden?

  1. The Bear and the Nightingale.
  2. The Girl in the Tower.
  3. The Winter of the Witch.

Read our Full review of the Winternight Trilogy Series

Iron Fey Series, By Julie Kagawa

Iron Fey Series, By Julie Kagawa

When Meghan Chase’s younger brother is taken away on her sixteenth birthday, she discovers she is the secret daughter of a faery king. Meghan travels to Faery with her childhood friend Robbie—the renowned Robin Goodfellow, or Puck—to look for her brother in the Summer and Winter fey courts in an effort to save her brother. But a new kind of fey is emerging that is poisonous to all of Faery and was created using iron and technology. Additionally, Meghan’s effort to save her brother sets off a mission to reclaim her destiny, which is entwined with the fate of the terrible Iron fey, and places her in the sights of Prince Ash of the Winter Court.

How Many Books in the Iron Fey Series, By Julie Kagawa?

 There are 3 series with a total of 10 novels and 6 novellas in the Iron Fey Series as a whole.

What is the Reading Order For the Iron Fey Series?

The Iron Fey (4 Books, 6 Novellas):

  1. The Iron king
    • The First Kiss (Novella)
    • Winter’s Passage (Novella)
  2. The Iron Daughter
  3. The iron queen
    • Summer’s passage (Novella)
    • Ash’s letter to Meghan (Novella)
  4. The iron knight
    • Iron fey Valentine (Novella)
    • Iron prophecy (Novella)

The Iron fey: call of the forgotten (3 Books):

  1. The Lost Prince.
  2. The Iron Traitor.
  3. The Iron Warrior.

The Iron fey: Evenfall (3 Books):

  1. Iron raven.
  2. Iron sword.
  3. Iron vow.

Read our Full Review and reading order for The Iron Fey series

Red Queen Series, By Victoria Aveyard

Red Queen Series, By Victoria Aveyard

Mare Barrow’s world is divided by blood—those with common, Red blood serve the Silver-blooded elite, who are gifted with superhuman abilities. Prior to being thrust in front of the Silver court, Mare was a Red who was making ends meet as a robber in a destitute rural community. She learns she has a talent in front of the king, princes, and all the nobles.

The king makes her pretend to be a lost Silver princess and marries her to one of his own sons in order to conceal this absurdity. Mare risks everything and exploits her new position to aid the Scarlet Guard—a burgeoning Red rebellion—as she becomes more and more sucked into the Silver world, even as her heart pulls her in an impossibly different path.

At the risky game she plays, betrayal is the only thing that can be assured without putting her life in peril.

How Many Books in the Red Queen Series, By Victoria Aveyard?

There are 5 Books in the Red Queen Series, By Victoria Aveyard.

What is the Reading Order For the Red Queen Series?

  1. Red Queen.
  2. Glass Sword.
  3. King’s Cage.
  4. War Storm.
  5. Broken Throne

Grishaverse Series, By Leigh Bardugo

Grishaverse Series, By Leigh Bardugo

Soldier. Summoner. Saint. Alina Starkov, an orphan and disposable soldier, is aware that she may not make it through her initial journey over the Shadow Fold, a region of supernatural darkness filled with monsters. However, when her regiment is assaulted, Alina awakens power that not even she was aware she had.

As she trains with the Grisha, her nation’s magical military elite, Alina will now enter an opulent world of royalty and intrigue and become enchanted by their infamous leader, the Darkling. He believes that if Alina can control her untamed gift, she can conjure a force powerful enough to shatter the Shadow Fold and bring their country back together after years of conflict.

Six of Crow and the King of scars are a continuation of the Grishaverse series with other cast of characters, that you have to read if you loved the Shadow and Bone Trilogy.

How Many Books in the The Grishaverse Series, By Leigh Bardugo?

There are 7 Books in the Grishaverse Series, 3 Books in the Shadow and bone trilogy, 2 Books in the Six of Crows dilogy, and 2 more books in the final King of scars Dilogy.

What is the Reading Order For the The Grishaverse Series?

  1. Shadow and Bone.
  2. Siege and Storm.
  3. Ruin and Rising.
  4. Six of Crows.
  5. Crooked Kingdom.
  6. King of Scars.
  7. Rule of Wolves.

Read our full Review for The Grisha Trilogy

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