10 of the Best Standalone Fantasy Books

These magical fantasy reads prove sometimes less is more.

standalone fantasy books
Buy Sunshine at Amazon

Sunshine

By Robin McKinley

Buy The Healer's War at Amazon

The Healer's War

By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

Buy Portal of a Thousand Worlds at Amazon

Portal of a Thousand Worlds

By Dave Duncan

Buy The Iron Dragon's Daughter at Amazon

The Iron Dragon's Daughter

By Michael Swanwick

Buy Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell  at Amazon

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

By Susanna Clarke

Buy The Last Unicorn at Amazon

The Last Unicorn

By Peter S. Beagle

Buy Practical Demonkeeping at Amazon

Practical Demonkeeping

By Christopher Moore

Buy  Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch at Amazon

Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

By Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman

Buy The Princess Bride at Amazon

The Princess Bride

By William Goldman

Buy The Phantom Tollbooth at Amazon

The Phantom Tollbooth

By Norton Juster