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Best fantasy books for adults

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A few years ago fantasy books were still settled in the field of children's and youth literature. Fantasy books for adults were rarely published and hardly read. Today, however, the view on this genre of literature has changed completely changed. In the past, witches, wizards and naked, muscular barbarians could simply be seen on the covers of books, now they are imaginatively decorated and Extensively designed. Fantasy books are currently right at the front of the bookstore shelves to find.

And the trend towards fantasy literature continues unabated. Filming for cinema and television also inspires people who hardly read books for the fantasy topic.
Numerous fantasy books appear every year, all of which are at the top of the bestseller lists. For newly released sequels of a successful fantasy series, form on the day of publication long lines before the book lists or it will be on the internet Waiting lists for pre-orders hung up.
Here you will find 15 of the best fantasy books.

 



A new adventure hatches in the first book of the Inheritance Cycle, perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings! This New York Times bestselling series has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensa


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nheritance Cycle, perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings! This New York Times bestselling series has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.

When fifteen-year-old Eragon finds a polished blue stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy. But when the stone brings a dragon hatchling, Eragon soon realizes he has stumbled upon a legacy nearly as old as the Empire itself.

Overnight his simple life is shattered, and, gifted with only an ancient sword, a loyal dragon, and sage advice from an old storyteller, Eragon is soon swept into a dangerous tapestry of magic, glory, and power. Now his choices could save — or destroy — the Empire.

Features interlocking art that reveals an image across the spines of all four books! And don’t miss the most recent book set in Eragon’s world, The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm: Tales from Alagaësia!

"Christopher Paolini is a true rarity." –The Washington Post

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Eragon by Christopher Paolini is one of the best fantasy books. Fifteen-year-old Eragon discovers a blue stone in the forest. At first he thinks he has found a lucky stone. But then a dragon slips out of the stone. Eragon realizes that he belongs to an ancient community that can tame dragons. His whole life changes. He has an old sword, a storyteller and a dragon by his side. Will Eragon side with the good or the bad forces? Do his choices endanger the kingdom?
Eragon is one of the best fantasy books. The story of the dragon ruler inspires young people and adults alike.

 



The entry into the greatest fantasy saga of our time in a completely revised new edition - now for a short time at an introductory price! - a limited price promotion by the publisher

Eddard Stark, the Lord of Wint


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it in a completely revised new edition - now for a short time at an introductory price! - a limited price promotion by the publisher

Eddard Stark, Lord of Winterfell, is called to the court of his king to assist him as an advisor and confidante. But schemers, assassins and unscrupulous nobles crowd around the throne, whose whisperings the weak king has nothing to counter. While Eddard sees himself surrounded by powerful enemies, his son, the future ruler of the north, faces an ancient, dark force. The future of the empire depends on the Lords of Winterfell.
The first volume for the series sensation GAME OF THRONES!

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The Lords of Winterfell (A Song of Ice and Fire, Volume 1)

by George R.R. Martin

Belongs to the best fantasy books for adults "The Lords of Winterfell" by George R. R. Martin. The book is the first volume in the Fantasy series "The Song of Ice and Fire". The best fantasy books in the series are popular with a wide audience thanks to the filming "game of Thrones" known. Eddard Stark is to follow the king as an advisor. But powerful enemies surround him and destroy the king's confidence. At the same time, his son, who is later to rule the empire in the north, has to defend himself against an old, dangerous power. Can the gentlemen from Winterfell turn everything around for the better?

 



THE BLACK COMPANY
The Black Company

For centuries, the mercenaries of the Black Company have been among the best in their craft. They don't ask questions and are loyal to their clients. Possible between


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For centuries, the mercenaries of the Black Company have been among the best in their craft. They don't ask questions and are loyal to their clients. They bury possible doubts along with the dead they leave behind. There is no shortage of work because these are gloomy, warlike times.

When the dark lady awakens from her sleep after centuries, the world threatens to sink into chaos for good. Only the Brotherhood of the White Rose wants to oppose it, following a prophecy that foretells the end of the dark forces. But to whom will the Black Company swear allegiance?

Glen Cook's Fantasy Bestseller in a new translation!

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The first volume "Soul catcher”Of the fantasy series“ The Black Company ”by Glen Cook is one of the best fantasy books. The mercenaries of the black company have been loyal to their employers for many years without asking. Doubts are eliminated as well as the dead. Only the Brotherhood of the White Rose dares to stand in the way of the black mercenaries. An old prophecy says the end of the dark forces ahead. When the dark lady wakes up, chaos threatens. Will the black mercenaries take their side of evil or good? The best fantasy book for adults is one of them international bestsellers.

 



In "The Name of the Wind" Patrick Rothfuss tells the story of Kvothe, the most famous magician of his time. This makes him a novel of so much ingenuity and linguistic power and authenticity


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the story of Kvothe, the most famous magician of his time. He has thus succeeded in creating a novel of so much ingenuity and linguistic power and authenticity that it makes the entire fantasy scene sit up and take notice.

"Perhaps you have heard of me" ... from Kvothe, the son of traveling minstrels gifted with magic. He finds his troop's camp devastated, his mother and father dead - "they just sang the wrong songs." But who are these Chandrian, the gleaming white, creeping murderers of his family? In order to track them down, Kvothe risks everything. He lives as a street boy in the port city of Tarbean until he is admitted to the Arkanum, the university for high magic. Kvothe hopes that the magic name that almost killed him as a child will give him the power to uncover the secret of the legendary demons.

At the center of this reading adventure is a great magician and passionate scientist, a musician whose songs make singers cry ... and a shy lover.

With The Name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss presents the first part of the regicide chronicle trilogy, which was enthusiastically received by critics and fantasy readers in the USA and soon took one of the top places in the New York Times bestseller list. As bestselling author Terry Brooks writes, "The Name of the Wind marks the debut of an author we should keep an eye on." The Onion magazine advises readers: "Put The Name of the Wind next to" The Lord of the Rings ”on the shelf and await the day when both are mentioned in the same breath, perhaps first among equals."

In 2007 Patrick Rothfuss received the Quill Award for his novel "The Name of the Wind" and the Pulishers Weekly Award for the best fantasy book of the year.

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The name of the wind: The regicide chronicle. First day

by Patrick Rothfuss

In one of the best fantasy books "The name of the wind”Tells Patrick Rothfuss about a particularly famous magician, Kvothe. The minstrel’s son finds his parents dead in the devastated camp. Who Murdered His Family? To find the murderers, Kvothe goes on a search.

But first he learns in Arkanum, the University of Magicto control his magic powers. With a name spell that has put him in danger before, Kvothe tries to discover the murderers. Can the magician and singer solve the old murder?
As one of the best fantasy books, the novel was named best book of the year.

 



Alera is the greatest empire humans have ever built. Prosperity and stability rule through the power of its elementals and the knights who rule them. But the princes forge in the capital


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have judged. Prosperity and stability rule through the power of its elementals and the knights who rule them. But the princes are forging their intrigues in the capital, and civil war is imminent. Then the brutal Marat invade Alera with their huge beasts, and everyone's attention is directed to the Calderon Valley - and to Tavi, who is not only fighting for his life there, but also for the safety of Alera!

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"The Elementals of Calderon" by Jim Butcher is about Alera, a great man-made empire. Humans are ruled by elementals and their knights. There is prosperity and peace throughout the empire. Only in the capital do some scheming princes want a civil war trigger. The Marat attack the capital with their beasts. Tavi has to fight for his life in the Calderon Valley.

Can he save Alera from the reign of the beasts?
The first volume of one of the best fantasy books was continued with four more volumes, all of which the readers of fantasy books with theirs exciting plot and the fluent writing style enthusiastic.

 



"This work inspired me to write› Game of Thrones ‹... it's one of my favorite fantasy series."
George R. R. Martin on "The Secret of the Great Swords"

The elderly King Johan is dying


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to write ... it's one of my favorite fantasy series. "
George R. R. Martin on "The Secret of the Great Swords"

The elderly King Johan is dying and a devious battle breaks out between his sons Elias and Joshua for the succession to the throne. The kitchen boy Simon, who is also known as the moon calf because of his absent-mindedness, gets caught up in the dispute over control of the Osten Ard.

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The Secret of the Great Swords / The Dragon Leg Throne

by Tad Williams

“The Secret of the Great Swords” is one Fantasy series in four volumes by Tad Williams. Like Tolkien, the author of the best fantasy books is one of the pillars of the fantasy genre. When old King Johan dies, his sons wage a war over the inheritance and the people Succession to the throne. The kitchen boy Simon is drawn into the argument about the successes. And the elven races of the Norns and Sithi cannot remain neutral either. What are the goals of the Elves and whose side will they fight? Do you want to conquer the land that was originally in your possession again and establish a new rule?

 



Elves, dragons and demons have been fighting for power in Enyador for centuries. The people were subjugated by the elves, their firstborns sent as slaves to war against the dragons. But Tristan, ei


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en and demons for power. The humans were subjugated by the elves, their firstborns sent as slaves to war against the dragons. But Tristan, an orphan boy, resists his oppressors instead of despairing of their cruelty. In doing so, it triggers a series of events - and an ancient prophecy comes to life.

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The Legend of Enyador (Enyador Saga)

by Mira Valentin

“The legend of Eynador” by Mira Valentin is with the German Fantastik Prize been awarded. The four volumes of the Fantasy series are among the best fantasy books. A power struggle rages between elves, dragons and demons in Eynador. The people are oppressed and have to sacrifice their sons to fight the dragons. The orphan boy Tristan begins to fight back against the atrocities. He resists and with his actions revives an old prophecy. Can Tristan win the fight and improve people's fates? The thrilling plot of one of the best fantasy books casts its spell over readers.

 



** 1st place of the Lovelybooks reader award 2014 **
When the exceedingly good-looking Leander FitzMor shows up at her school, seventeen-year-old Felicity Morgan is probably the only girl who n


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When the exceedingly handsome Leander FitzMor shows up at her school, seventeen-year-old Felicity Morgan is probably the only girl who doesn't care. After all, she really has very different problems than worrying about crushing women. On the one hand, there is her mother's poorly running pub, on the other hand, her brother, who has been drawn into illegal activities, and, last but not least, her stupid braces. Had she known that of all people she should be the savior of the elven world and that Leander wouldn't leave her side for nothing, she would probably have stayed in bed that day. But how good that she didn't, because that's when the story begins ... All three volumes of the popular Pan trilogy finally in one e-book!

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One of the best fantasy books "The Pan Trilogy”By Sandra Regnier, is about the girl Felicity, who is supposed to save the world of the elves. Felicity, who works in a rundown pub, is 18 and feels ugly with her braces on. She meets Leander at school. The handsome and alluring boy is not really Felicity's type. Nevertheless, he is constantly looking for her closeness and causing chaos. Does he know Felicity according to an ancient prophecy the elven world should save? Does he want to bring about the victory or the defeat of the elves? The trilogy is one of the best fantasy books for young people aged 13 and over.

 



“We'll both have a lot more fun - you and me. A lot of fun. If the dragon is only through with you after tonight. ” Skya, a Dalas’Can princess from the vastness of the southern steppes, is captured


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H. A lot of fun. If the dragon is only through with you after tonight. " Skya, a Dalas’Can princess from the vastness of the southern steppes, is captured, enslaved and brought to the court of King Jomjom. The king is not only the richest man in the country, he also has questionable desires. As a man who has every treasure, there is only one thing that satisfies him more than gold and power: collecting rare people. And his collection is extensive. Women. Men. He even has an invincible dragon. A phenomenal idea comes to him - he wants to use Skya for breeding. For breeding with the dragon! And Skya soon realizes that this dragon is more than just the steel scales on his body. Much much more …

Denise R. stands for spectacular worlds, soaking wet fantasies and extreme experiences. Fantastic stories - loaded down to the last drop.

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Delivered to the dragon

by Denise R.

In Denise R.'s “Delivered to the Dragon”, Skya, a princess from the vast steppe, is captured and taken to the court of King Jomjoms as a slave. The rich king finds pleasure in collecting rare people. He has numerous women and men and a dragon, who is invincible. The king wants to use Skya for breeding with the dragon. But there is more to the dragon than a scaly-covered beast. Can Skya win the friendship of the dragon warrior and free the enslaved people from the rule of King Jomjoms. The erotic fantasy novel is one of the best fantasy books.

 



For many moons, the two captains Asleif Phileasson and Beorn der Blender have been competing in a bitter race around the continent of Aventuria. They have climbed the tallest towers, huge seas


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apitäne Asleif Phileasson and Beorn the Blender a bitter race around the continent of Aventuria.They have climbed the highest towers, defied mighty sea monsters and crossed scorching deserts - and yet only one of them can achieve the honorary title "King of the Seas". Their ninth adventure takes the brave heroes into a secluded valley. Beings who once ruled over all of Aventuria live there. But not all of them only dream of past glory, some also hope for recurring greatness ...

Bernhard Hennen, born in 1966, studied German, history and Near Eastern antiquity. With his "Elfen" saga he stormed all the bestseller lists and wrote himself at the top of German fantasy authors. Bernhard Hennen lives with his family in Krefeld.

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The series of the best fantasy books also includes "The Phileasson Saga”By Bernhard Hennen and Robert Corvus. The series of nine fantasy books tells the story of two captains, Beorn the Blender and Asleif Phileasson. Both men lead one ambitious competition for the continent of Aventuria by. To achieve the honorary title of King of the Seas, they fight with sea monsters and cross deadly deserts. In the ninth volume of the Fantasy series, the two men visit a distant valley. In it live beings who long ago ruled the continent of Aventuria. Some of the beings want to exercise their old power again and rule.

 



When a kiss melts your icy heart - rousing romance about a forbidden love

When the royal couple of the ice kingdom Fryske decides to have his only daughter with the young king of the Feuerlan


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gt - rousing romance about a forbidden love

When the royal couple of the Ice Kingdom of Fryske decided to marry their only daughter to the young king of the Tierra del Fuego, Davina, the princess's maid, had no choice but to follow her mistress into the foreign realm. But on the way into the new future, your escort is attacked by warriors of the earth.
Davina survives only thanks to the help of a brave fighter who is none other than Leander, the First Knight of the Tierra del Fuego. The two team up to find the missing princess and get closer and closer in their search. So close that a kiss awakens ancient, icy powers in Davina.
But Leander is not the one who should have unleashed this magic ...

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A kiss made of ice and snow: | Magical fantasy romance novel

by Asuka Lionera

"A Kiss of Ice and Snow" by Asuka Lionera is a fantasy novel, at the center of which is a forbidden love. The royal couple from the Fryske ice country want to marry their daughter to the king of the Tierra del Fuego. The maid Davina has to follow the princess. The escort is ambushed on the journey. Leander, the first knight of the Tierra del Fuego, saves Davina. Both go in search of the kidnapped princess. But when Leander kisses Davina, he awakens old strength in Davina. This icy power should not have been unleashed. The novel that is one of the best fantasy books is suitable for young people from 14 years of age.

 



Only available for a limited time at a reduced price.
Now revised.
All books from the world of Jayden Lyall in one.
Volume 1: Jayden Lyall and the secret of the cobalt dragons
Volume 2


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literally.
Now revised.
All books from the world of Jayden Lyall in one.
Volume 1: Jayden Lyall and the secret of the cobalt dragons
Volume 2: Jayden Lyall and Magic Lost
Volume 3: Jayden Lyall and the Hidden Gift
Volume 4: Jake Hensvik and the Daughter of Water (Stand-alone book in the world of Jayden Lyall)
Volume 5: The Magic of the Cobalt Dragons (Backstory of a Person from Jayden Lyall)

Volume 1-3 (Jayden Lyall: The Trilogy)
Jayden drives a known family for a routine check-up designed to track down the hated magicians. During the investigation, Gavin, the son of this family, is exposed as a magician and locked away. Jayden manages to free Gavin and a dragon-like creature and flee with them. On the run, Jayden notices that he is also a magician, but strangely enough, he was not recognized as such. The being leads them into a world that serves as a refuge for other magicians. In this world he is given the opportunity to learn magic. But Jayden soon notices that he cannot use his magic as desired and that he is noticeably different from the other magicians. Together with the dragon-like creature, he tries to find out more about his past. He learns that the events of the past hold a great danger for the world of magicians.

Volume 4:
When Jake Hensvik began his apprenticeship among magicians, he was overjoyed because he was the last person among a people of magicians. He was only able to complete this apprenticeship because relatives had given him an artifact that allowed him to do magic. Unfortunately they had died far too early and their mysterious death preoccupied him even after more than three years.
Soon, however, the events during the apprenticeship made him think differently. By chance, he learns a classmate's secret and from then on has to grapple with her distrust. And as if that weren't enough, strange events soon happen that call for an answer.

Volume 5:
Life as a cobalt dragon couldn't have been better for Flawless. But as more and more of her kind are killed by humans, she resorted to drastic measures. In the hope of saving the peace and being closer to the person she loves, she transforms into a woman. But soon she encounters lies and betrayal in the human world.

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Jayden Lyall: (Complete Edition, 5 novels in one volume)

by David Wichtermann

In the five-volume series “Jayden Lyall” by David Wichtermann, Jayden goes to an investigation with a well-known family, where magicians are to be identified. The son of the family, Gavin, falls into the clutches of the tribunal and is imprisoned. Jayden frees Gavin and one dragon-like creature. He notices that he too has magical powers. The dragon leads you into a magical world in which magicians learn to control their powers. But Jayden is different from the other magicians. When he tries to find out more about his past, the world of magicians is in great danger. Can he save the dragons?

 



"I can't help you," I whisper. If the men discover us, they will kill me and pluck the angel alive.
Groaning, he turns on his side and in the light of the moon I recognize him


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e men discover us, they will kill me and pluck the angel alive.
Groaning, he turns on his side and in the light of the moon I see his face. It's Cassiel. The angel who saved my life twice in the arena. A deep cut runs across his bare chest. Glass crunches under his body. A stone must have hit him on the head because the left half of his face is smeared with blood and his hair is also dyed red.
“Moon,” he whispers. His voice sounds thin.
He remembers my name. I'm so surprised that I stop and waste way too much time staring at him.
"Don't leave me here." Long eyelashes drop over his blue eyes. "You're welcome."
An angel asking for something. Still, it can't be serious! How does he imagine that? I already have enough problems that I can't put another angel on myself. With my head bowed, I stumble away and let him lie.

In the Venice of the future, occupied by the archangels and their heavenly hosts, Moon wages an almost hopeless fight to protect her siblings. Left to her own devices, she mustn't trust anyone, least of all an angel.

Exciting, romantic and fantastic - with a strong heroine who does everything to save those she loves.

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One of the best fantasy books “Return of the Angels” by Marah Woolf is set in Venice in the future. The city is occupied by archangels. Moon must use all of her skill to protect her siblings. In the night, Moon finds one hurt angel. When he asks her for help, she recognizes the angel. It's Cassiel who saved her life twice already. But Moon is in danger. If she is discovered with the angel, the men will kill both of them. Since she has to look after her siblings, she cannot trust anyone. Can Moon save herself, her siblings and the angel?

 



"Welcome to my world, Avery."
Avery's shock at her special connection with the Guardian Angel Adam runs deep. But the spirited soul collector Nox skillfully distracts them by doing everything possible


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k about her special connection to the guardian angel Adam runs deep. But the spirited soul collector Nox skillfully distracts her by doing everything he can to convince Avery of his feelings for her. Together they dive deep into the magical world of vampires, angels and fairies. But Avery has little time to rest as the third trial of sins is already waiting for her. On the trail of the mystical Cain Mark, her next task will take her straight to hell ...

Seven sins. Seven exams. And one hell of a contract ...
Let Lana Rotaru's latest urban fantasy series take you into a fascinating world in which sin and the freedom of your soul are inescapably linked. An absolute must-read for fans of fantasy romance novels of a special kind!

Readers' opinions on Amazon:
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"Perfect to disappear from reality, to lose yourself and to empathize."
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// This is the fourth volume in the romantic urban fantasy series "Seven Sins". All volumes of the book series at Impress:
- Seven Sins 1: haughty heart
- Seven Sins 2: Proud soul
- Seven Sins 3: Bittersweet desire
- Seven Sins 4: Envious closeness
- Seven Sins 5 (to appear in winter 2020) //

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Seven Sins 4: Envious closeness: Romantic urban fantasy book series

by Lana Rotaru

In “Seven Sins” by Lana Rotaru, Avery must pass tests and make a pact with dark forces. She is strongly connected to the guardian angel Adam. But the soul collector Nox tries to convince Avery that he loves her. Together they go into a world that is inhabited by magical beings. Avery encounters fairies, vampires and angels. With the third trial of the seven sins about to begin, Avery finds no rest. The trial leads her to hell, where she goes in search of a mark of Cain. In one of the best fantasy books, sin and freedom of soul are closely related.

 



“The gods don't give you the people you want. They give you people you need. "
In the land of Sirion, the sun god chooses a new king every fifty years. Whose duty is to get a bride


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illst. They give you people you need. "
In the land of Sirion, the sun god chooses a new king every fifty years. It is his duty to take a bride from among the priestesses in order to bring peace and prosperity to the country. The stubborn Celeste is one of them, but she does not want to marry a complete stranger and give up her freedom. Even if the newly called Son of the Sun is none other than the handsome stranger who recently saved her life in an attack. Nathaniel is also not very enthusiastic about his role in the game of gods. Nonetheless, the two of them have to accept their destiny. Because the kingdom is threatened and only by joining forces can you protect its inhabitants ...

A rousing fantasy novel in a divine setting
In the soulful fantasy series "The Mark of the Gods", Francesca Peluso takes her readers into a world in which a magical symbol determines the fate of an entire country. A story full of surprising twists and turns and great feelings that one can no longer put down!

// This is the first volume of the divinely soulful book series "The Mark of the Gods". All novels of fantasy love story:
- Volume 1: The Mark of the Gods 1. Called
- Volume 2: The Mark of the Gods 2nd Awakening (to be released February 2020) //

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The Mark of the Gods 1: Called: Gods fantasy full of romance (1)

by Francesca Peluso

“The Mark of the Gods” by Francesca Peluso is also one of the best fantasy books of 2020. The King of Sirion will determined every 50 years by the sun god. The king has to marry a priestess so Peace and prosperity are secured across the country for the next few years. But Celeste doesn't want to give up her freedom by getting married. Not even for the new, attractive king who saved her life before. But Nathaniel also feels like the gods' plaything. With the kingdom threatened, both are forced to follow their fate. Can love arise from the connection?

Summary

Many fantasy novels were published again in 2020. The best fantasy books land within a very short time at the top of the international bestseller lists. If a series is no longer continued, other fantasy books immediately take the place. Especially erotic and action-packed fantasy books come first with adults. Young people are more likely to grab it romantic fantasy booksin which the hero or heroine has to assert himself against dark forces. Belong to the best fantasy books Vampire novels, stories about elves and dragons, or fantasy novels in which gods and angels play the main roles. Will be used as a background old sagas and myths as much appreciated as real places from today. The action is either relocated to the past or the future. The fans will remain loyal to the fantasy novels and eagerly await the best fantasy books in 2020. Whether as E-book or paperback, every new fantasy book promises excitement, passion and the opportunity for unusual experiences.

Laura Pham

Hi, my name is laura. I am 32 years old, happily married and the mother of a two year old daughter. I love food, travel and of course books books books. I associate reading with sending the mind on a journey. My favorite genre is, of course, typically women, novels. I'm just terribly romantic. But I also like to read an exciting thriller or find out more about different life situations in non-fiction books.