The Hobbit (by J.R.R. Tolkien)

Fantasy is a genre of fiction that commonly uses magic and other supernatural phenomena as a primary plot element, theme, or setting. It is one of three genres that make up Speculative Fiction, the others being Science-Fiction and Horror.   

About this GenreEdit

Known ExamplesEdit


  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • J.K. Rowling
  • Neil Gaiman


  • The Hobbit (by J.R.R. Tolkien)
  • The Lord of the Rings series (by J.R.R. Tolkien)
    • The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring
    • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
    • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • Harry Potter series (by J.K. Rowling)
    • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
    • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
    • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
    • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
    • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
    • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • American Gods (by Neil Gaiman)
  • Anansi Boys (by Neil Gaiman)
  • Coraline (by Neil Gaiman)
  • Stardust (by Neil Gaiman)
  • Good Omens (by Neil Gaiman)


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