I am always looking for a good read. I was searching for some good fantasy books and ran across this: http://bestfantasybooks.com/top25-fantasy-books.php Here is the list of their pick for top 25 fantasy books. 1. Game of Thrones - George R. R. Martin 2. The Blade Itself -Joe Abecrombie 3. Gardens of the Moon - Steven Erikson 4. The Name of the Wind - Patrick Rothfuss 5. Lord of the Rings –J.R.R. Tolkien 6. The Black Company –Glen Cook 7. Heroes Die – Matthew Woodring Stover 8. The Way of Kings – Brandon Sanderson 9. Assassin’s Apprentice – Robin Hobb 10. A Shadow in Summer – Daniel Abraham 11. Lies of Locke Lamora –Scott Lynch 12. Gormenghast - Mervyn Peake 13. The Wheel of Time –Robert Jordan 14. Prince of Thorns – Mark Lawrence 15. Black Sun Rising – C.S. Friedman 16. The Troupe- Robert Jackson Bennett 17. Engineer Trilogy – K.J. Parker 18. The Darkness That Comes Before – R. Scott Bakker 19. Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norell – Susanna Clarke 20. Lord Foul’s Bane – Stephen R. Donaldson 21. American Gods – Neil Gaiman 22. The Amulet of Samarkand – Jonathan Stroud 23. The Dragonbone Chair – Tad Williams 24. Daughter of the Empire - Raymone E. Feist & Janny Wurts 25. The Dresden Files – Jim Butcher What do you think? I haven't read too many of these and I am always open to suggestions. A couple of comments on the link. First of all I am suprised Ursua Le Guin wasn't included here. I thought the Earthsea series was amazing. But it has been a while since I read it.' On the link they compare the Wheel of Time Series to Tolkien. I have only read a little bit of the first book but so far I don't see it.