A good way to get your mind out of the way is to read about things that aren’t real. In this game, you’ll be able to visit amazing worlds (or familiar places), meet wonderful monsters and creatures, fight with heroes and villains, and get the political intrigue you want. They’re great if you like stories that last more than one book. Here are a few fantasy book series for adults:
You’ll see that it’s broken up into sections: a new fantasy series means that there is only one book out, but it was released between this year and last year. Waiting for the sequel series means that there are also only one book out, but it has been a long time for the sequel to come out, and finally completed fantasy series are series that you can read all in one go and don’t have to wait!
new fantasy series
The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang
There is a military fantasy with an orphan girl at the heart of it all in The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang, and you can read it for free here. Based on real events, The Poppy War is a brilliant book that shows you how this war orphan aced the Keju, which is a test that looks for the best young people. She then went to the most elite military school and discovered a new power!
The Daevabad Trilogy by S.A. Chakraborty
One: The City of Brass
Inside this book, you’ll meet a con woman who tricks people to get by. But one day, she’ll summon a djinn warrior during one of her pranks, and she’ll have to accept that all those stories from her childhood are true.
The Sixth World by Rebecca Roanhorse
To start with, there is a book called “Trail of Light.”
The end of the world is here. The gods and heroes are all over the land, so you can see them. But so do the monsters, as well as the people. Dinétah, the Navajo reservation, has been brought back to life. Maggie, who is a Dinétah monster slayer, has a new job: to find the monster who took a little girl and bring her back to her family.
Asiana by Rati Mehrotra
In the first book, Markswoman, you learn how to be a markswoman.
In the Order of Kali, the youngest markswoman is Kyra. She’s very good with a blade, even though she’s only 13. She is part of a group of warriors who are very good at what they do. She has vowed to protect Asiana and its people. But when the Order is threatened, she goes on the run. During her journey, she will find people she can trust and hopefully help her get back at the people who hurt her.
Heartstone by Elle Katharine White
In the first book, “Heartstone,” there is a lot of heart
Is this what you were looking for? Here is the good news: The wait is over! Heartstone is just that: It’s a story about Aliza and her sisters, and it’s all about them. Their home has been attacked by gryphons a lot, so the Lord hires Riders to find them and bring them back to the Lord. Two young men come with the group. One of Aliza’s sisters likes one of them, and the other isn’t so great with her.
The Khorasan Archives by Ausma Zehanat Khan
The Bloodprint is the first book.
The Talisman is a dark force that has come out of the ground in this land. This is how it works: But there are powerful women who fight this. Arian and Sinnia, two of our main characters, are among them. They have to break slave trains and save the land from this dark power. Because the Talisman wants to destroy a dangerous text called the “Bloodprint,” the only thing they have left is the Bloodprint.
Daughters of the Storm by Kim Wilkins
It’s called Daughters of the Storm, and this is the first book.
There are five royal sisters, and each one is as unique as the next. There is only one crown for all of them. To save their father when he gets a mysterious illness, they must work together on this journey. They also don’t want their treacherous stepbrother to be king, so they must work together.
The Four Horsemen by Laura Thalassa
In the first book, there is a lot of sickness.
It’s time for the four horsemen to come to Earth and kill all of us. People in Sara’s town are going to die unless this horseman is stopped, which is what Sara will try to do. It turns out that the horseman can’t be killed, and this only makes him angry. Sara doesn’t want to get caught, but the more time she spends with him, she doesn’t know how she feels about him.
The Green Bone Saga by Fonda Lee
The first book is called “Jade City.”
The more powerful jade is, the more people will want to own it. In the dark, there are two rival clans that rule the world. When a new drug comes out, the tension between these two clans will lead to fights.
Waiting for the sequel series
The Masquerade by Seth Dickinson
One: The Traitor Baru Cormorant is the first book in the book.
As soon as possible. It comes out on Oct. 30, 2018.
The Empire of Masks destroys her island. They take it over and change her culture. Baru Cormorant, on the other hand, will let go of her pride and join the party. She will learn their secrets and work her way up to power so that her people can be free. The Traitor Baru Cormorant is a book about politics, games of power, and twists in the story. It will be your new favorite book to read. (And the sequel isn’t that far away, either!).
Trident Chronicles by C.M. Spivey
There is also a short story called The Traitor’s Tunnel that is so good. Book one: From Under the Mountain.
As soon as possible. In the next few months, it’s supposed to come out.
After a very bad night, Guerline has become the new empress. As soon as she’s in charge, things start to happen. Even though she doesn’t know what they are or how to deal with them, she will have to deal with them one way or another. She can’t fall in love with her friend Eva.
Dominion of the Fallen by Aliette de Bodard
In this case, the first book is called “The House of Shattered Wings.” Book two has also come out, and we’re just waiting for the next one to come out.
In Heaven, there was a war. Paris has been hurt. The city is in ruins, and its people are learning to live with haunted ruins around them, like in the movie. They still want to rule the capital even if they aren’t in charge, but
House Silverspires is in a mess. It doesn’t have a leader, and monsters lurk in the dark. So, three people will work together to save or break this House: a Fallen, an alchemist, and a man who is angry about it.
Vicious by V.E. Schwab
As soon as possible. It comes out on September 25.
The story of two lonely roommates is the start of the story of some very bad people. Revenge will drive them to think of ways to get back at you. Victor wants to find his old roommate, and Eli wants to get rid of other people who have powers. People dressed as monsters, this is Vicious,
The Dandelion Dynasty by Ken Liu
One: The Grace of Kings.
As soon as possible. This is the second book in the “Wall of Storms.” There will be a third book, which is set for 2019.
These two rebels are very different. Yet, in the uprising against the Emperor, they become the best of friends as they fight armies and shapeshifting gods together, becoming the best of friends. People who are on both sides of the emperor’s overthrow soon find that they don’t agree with each other very much about how the world should be run.
Winternight Trilogy by Katherine Arden
You can start with book one: The Bear and the Nightingale. As soon as possible. It’s already time for the girl in the tower to leave. Comes out on Jan. 9, 2019: “The Winter of the Witch,” book 3.
The Bear and the Nightingale is a beautiful story about Vasilisa. It tells her story. There, Vasilisa and her family live on the edge of the Russian forest. When her mother dies and her father marries someone else, her life changes in a way she didn’t expect. Monsters lurk in the dark, bad things happen to the village, and her stepmother gets meaner and meaner each day.
City of Spires by Claudie Arseneault
One: City of Strife
As soon as possible. Already, the City of Betrayal has come out. We just have to wait for the last book! Over 100 years, Arathiel hasn’t been home. Nothing welcomes him back; not his family, not his friends, not his job. This isn’t the kind of group he usually makes friends with. So Arathiel will have to go outside his new home to save one of his new friends from being killed by a well-known assassin.
Completed Fantasy Series
Heroine Complex by Sarah Kuhn
It’s called “Heroine Complex” in this first book. In Heroine Complex, there are a lot of heroes who live in San Francisco. Aveda Jupiter’s best friend and personal assistant is Evie Tanaka, who is also her best friend. As soon as Evie hurts herself, she agrees to pose as Aveda and new things come to light.
While this trilogy is over, we’ve learned that the series will keep going with a novella in 2019 and then a new trilogy!
Djinn-Son Duology by Sami Shah
Books one and two are called “Fire Boy” and “Fire Girl.”
Wahid is a person who can see djinns in the modern world of Pakistan, and he lives there now. His best friend was killed and his girlfriend’s soul was stolen by djinns because of a bad car accident. He teams up with the Devil himself to find out why.