Book of Night, the adult fantasy debut of (#1 New York Times bestselling) author Holly Black has been out in the big bad world for almost a month now, entrancing readers the world over with its spectral tale of shadow magic!
Truly, it’s a book to die for
So we made a quiz! That’ll tell you how you would die in a fantasy novel! And we’ll give you a book recommendation tailored to each death! It’s totally fun and safe, we promise!
Everybody loves a good murder mystery! The elements of suspense, deception, and ample misdirection coalesce to form a tightly constructed narrative filled with colorful characters and wrapped up in one big murderous plot. Sweeten the pot with some fantasy magic and you’ve elevated one of storytelling’s classic formats to new genre-bending heights. Here are 5 compelling magical murder mysteries that we think you should check out.
Just as we’ve got a lot of fresh, new series kicking up this year, we’ll also see the conclusion to more than a few epic sagas in 2022. So let’s give these series the firework finales they deserve! In the below list, you’ll encounter dragons, ghosts, demons, and gods, but the thru-line connecting all the flavors of fantasy is this: Whether you’re a longtime fan or just starting with these series, you’re going to have an awesome time.