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Enjoyed The Witcher? We’ve scoured the web for book blogs and looked at all of their recommendations for books that are similar to The Witcher. Here are 44 books that you may like if you liked The Witcher.

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Throne of Glass
Throne of Glass Series
Sarah J. Maas - 2023-02-14 (first published in 2012)
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When magic has disappeared from the land, a vicious king reigns from his throne of glass. In a brutal competition to find the greatest assassin in the kingdom, a female assassin named Celaena Sardothien fights not to kill, but to win her freedom. As her competitors start dying, one by one, Celaena's fight for freedom becomes a desperate quest to uncover the source of the evil before it destroys her world. With a provocative Crown Prince and a loyal Captain of the Guard by her side, she'll need every ounce of skill to survive.
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The Last Wish
Introducing the Witcher
Andrzej Sapkowski - 2008-12-14 (first published in 1993)
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Enter the world of Geralt of Rivia, a witcher who annihilates the monsters that terrify the globe. But not all that seems evil is, and not all that seems good is. For fans of The Witcher video game, The Last Wish is the beginning of an epic fantasy book series, filled with cunning sorcery, merciless assassinations, and fairy tale truths. This special collector's edition is a must-read for both Witcher fans and those new to the series.
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The Red Knight
Miles Cameron - 2012-10-25
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Join the Red Knight on an epic adventure filled with magic, mercenaries, and war. This debut fantasy by Miles Cameron is action-packed and full of intrigue. When the Red Knight takes on the daunting task of leading a company of mercenaries against deadly creatures of the Wild, he must use all of his advantages to turn a profit. But what begins as just another job turns into a full-blown war. Fans of Mark Lawrence, John Gwynne, and Brian McClellan won't want to miss this intricate and captivating novel.
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City of Lies
A Poison War Novel (The Poison Wars)
Sam Hawke - 2018-07-03
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This epic fantasy debut follows Jovan, a master of poisons and chemicals, who must protect the Chancellor's family from treachery when the city is besieged by an army and the Chancellor succumbs to an unknown poison. With his sister Kalina, Jovan must save their city-state from both human and supernatural threats. Perfect for fans of Robin Hobb and Naomi Novik.
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Kings of the Wyld
Nicholas Eames - 2017-02-21
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A retired group of once-feared mercenaries reunite for a dangerous mission: to rescue a friend's daughter from a city under siege by an enemy army. It's an all-or-nothing mission that calls for bravery, cunning and a lot of luck. Join the band as they journey across the dangerous Heartwyld in an epic adventure full of battles and surprises.
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The Blade Itself
Joe Abercrombie - 2007-03-08 (first published in 2006)
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This gritty debut novel from a bestselling author follows the intertwined stories of a barbarian, a nobleman, and an inquisitor as they navigate a world on the brink of war. With a cast of unforgettable characters and a sharp, witty tone, this noir fantasy is not to be missed.
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The Curse of Chalion
Lois McMaster Bujold - 2003-02-03 (first published in 2001)
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A broken man named Cazaril is named secretary-tutor to the strong-willed sister of the next ruler. However, this leads him to the royal court of Cardegoss where he fears his enemies will take over. The House of Chalion is cursed and only the use of forbidden magic can protect the Royesse Iselle. This act will mark him as a tool of the miraculous and trap him in a lethal maze of demonic paradox.
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The Poppy War
A Novel
R. F Kuang - 2018-05-01
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Experience a thrilling and imaginative debut in this epic historical military fantasy inspired by China's tumultuous twentieth century. Follow Rin as she defies all odds to earn a place at the prestigious Sinegard military school, where she discovers her lethal aptitude for shamanism, uncovering a world of gods and supernatural powers. Yet, as war threatens to spark anew, Rin must harness her abilities to save her people and confront the vengeful Phoenix. Will she be able to maintain her humanity and prevent a looming catastrophe?
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A Mark of Kings
Bryce O'Connor - 2019-04-30
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"Enter a world of monsters and mercenaries with A Mark of Kings. Follow Declan Idrys and his equine companion, Ryn, as they navigate the bloody battles and ancient threats that plague the King's lands. When faced with rising horror and an ageless power, Declan must choose to flee or rise to the challenge. Don't miss this epic adventure filled with dead men rising and beasts descending on the kingdom."
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The Killing Fog
Jeff Wheeler - 2020-03-01
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Embark on an adventure in a magical world of ancient myths as a young woman battles infinite evil. Bingmei, an orphan from a combat school, is tasked with retrieving treasures from a lost palace buried in a glacier valley. But disturbing its tombs comes with a price - awakening the ruthless emperor of the Grave Kingdom. Bingmei is now answerable to a legend and must destroy the dark lord before he reclaims the kingdoms of the living. With the help of a renegade prince and her own inner magic, Bingmei must make a fateful choice to save the land.
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