Even More Dark Fantasy Novels

Sometimes, you might like your fantasy a bit macabre, with a little gloominess, or just straight-up scary and violent. If that’s the case, dark fantasy books are probably already your forte. Dark fantasy can take many forms, combining the elements of fantasy with horror and supernatural stories, while others delve into ominous and sinister depictions of violence, war, and bloodshed.

But say you’re not already an expert in the subject of the best dark fantasy novels. It might be hard to know where to start. Worry not, because you can’t really go wrong with these books. Here are some more of our favorites to get you started!



D.R. Baker is a writer and musician based in New York City. Their work has appeared at Book Riot, Submittable, HowlRound, and others.