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Books like The Dresden Files

Enjoyed The Dresden Files? We’ve scoured the web for book blogs and looked at all of their recommendations for books that are similar to The Dresden Files. Here are 54 books that you may like if you liked The Dresden Files.

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The Iron Druid Chronicles Series
Kevin Hearne - 2011-05-03
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This riveting novel follows Atticus O'Sullivan, the last of the Druids, who has been running an occult bookshop in Arizona for centuries. With the help of his Irish wolfhound, he shape-shifts in his spare time and draws power from the earth. However, a vengeful Celtic god is after him and his magical sword, Fragarach. Atticus must assemble a team of allies, including a seductive goddess of death, a vampire attorney, and a possessed bartender, to help him survive this epic battle against evil.
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Storm Front
The Dresden Files Series
Jim Butcher - 2000-04-01
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Looking for a book that's a little different? Meet Harry Dresden - paranormal investigator, lost item finder, and all-round wizard extraordinaire. When the Chicago P.D. need answers to strange, magical crimes, they turn to Harry. But when he's brought in to consult on a double murder committed with the darkest of magic, things take a dangerous turn. With a black mage on the loose and Harry's life at risk, this book will keep you on the edge of your seat.
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Moon Called
Mercy Thompson Series
Patricia Briggs - 2006-01-31
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Follow Mercedes Thompson, a walker with the ability to shift into a coyote at will, as she navigates life in a world populated by werewolves, gremlins, and vampires. As a skilled Volkswagen mechanic, Mercy finds herself fixing a bus for a vampire, and her connections to the supernatural lead her into dangerous territory. Dive into a world that looks a lot like ours but is filled with creatures that go bump in the night in this thrilling read.
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Furies of Calderon
Jim Butcher - 2005-06-28 (first published in 2004)
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In a world threatened by hostile races, the people of Alera rely on their powerful bond with furies - elementals of earth, air, fire, water, and metal. But with the First Lord of Alera aging and no heir to succeed him, ambitious High Lords scheme for power and a war of succession looms. Meanwhile, in Calderon Valley, 15-year-old Tavi struggles with his lack of furycrafting. When the barbaric Marat return and chaos erupts, Tavi's unlikely courage and resourcefulness may be the key to turning the tides of war.
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The Book of Jhereg
Steven Brust - 1999-08-01 (first published in 1983)
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Embark on wild adventures with the witty assassin, Vlad Taltos and his dragon-like companion in the fantasy classic series, The Book of Jhereg. This compilation includes the first three thrilling books: Jhereg, Yendi, and Teckla. Witness Vlad's journey from novice assassin to fearless hero. Steven Brust will hold you captive with his imaginative storytelling and unforgettable characters. The Book of Jhereg is a must-read for any fantasy fan.
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Dead Witch Walking
The Hollows Series
Kim Harrison - 2004-07-01
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Step into the predator-eat-predator world of Cincinnati's Hollows, where vampires reign supreme and danger lurks around every corner. Enter Rachel Morgan, a tough-as-nails witch and bounty hunter tasked with keeping the darkness in check. With her lethal blend of sex appeal and attitude, she'll take on any job - whether it's bringing creatures back alive, dead, or even undead.
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Jane Yellowrock Series
Faith Hunter - 2009-07-07
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This new series follows Jane Yellowrock, a skinwalker of Cherokee descent who hunts vampires for a living. Hired by one of the oldest vampires in New Orleans to hunt a rogue vampire, Jane must navigate a bordello and a hot Cajun biker while staying focused on her mission. Will she complete her task or become the next victim?
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Midnight Riot
Ben Aaronovitch - 2011-01-10
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When Probationary Constable Peter Grant gains exclusive information from a ghost eyewitness regarding a puzzling murder, his prospects change dramatically. He catches the attention of Detective Chief Inspector Thomas Nightingale, who investigates the uncanny cases. As they delve deeper into the investigation, they are thrust into a world where mortals mingle with gods and goddesses and an ancient evil is returning on a tide of magic. Experience the thrilling wave of brutal and bizarre murders in Midnight Riot.
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Alex Verus Series
Benedict Jacka - 2012-02-28
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Discover a world hidden in plain sight, where magic is real and London is the backdrop. Meet Alex Verus, a mage with a unique ability to foresee the future with incredible precision. When approached to crack open a relic from a long-ago mage war, he discovers the job is beyond dangerous – it’s a death sentence. Fated is a thrilling adventure full of magic, danger, and mystery.
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Blood Price
Tanya Huff - 2004-10-07 (first published in 1991)
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Follow private detective Vicki Nelson as she tries to stop a series of brutal attacks in Toronto, while renewing her partnership with former colleague Mike Celluci. Along the way, they are joined by unexpected ally Henry Fitzroy, illegitimate son of King Henry VIII, who must suppress his vampiric urges to help them in their mission. Can they stop the forces of dark magic before it's too late? Find out in this thrilling novel.
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