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15 Best Dark Fantasy Books of All Time


Our goal: Find what the internet ranks as the best Dark Fantasy books (instead of one person's opinion).

Our process:
1. Search for "best dark fantasy books" and study the top 5 articles.
2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
(This took a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1
    Appears in 4 articles
  2. 2
    Appears in 3 articles
  3. 3
    Appears in 3 articles
  4. 4
    Appears in 3 articles
  5. MOST RECOMMENDED!
    5
    Appears in 2 articles
  6. 6
    Appears in 2 articles
  7. 8
    Appears in 2 articles
  8. 9
    Appears in 2 articles
  9. 10
    Appears in 2 articles
  10. 11
    Appears in 2 articles
  11. 12
    Appears in 2 articles
  12. 13
    Appears in 2 articles
  13. 15

    Black Sun Rising

    C.S. Friedman

    Appears in 2 articles

FAQ

  • How was this Dark Fantasy books list created?

    We searched for "best Dark Fantasy books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many Dark Fantasy books are in this list?

    There are 15 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Dark Fantasy books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Dark Fantasy books on the internet.

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