Recently, author George R. R. Martin posted "Reading Recommendations " on his blog. While there are many of these you can find at HCPL, for your convenience, here are a few of his suggestions!
Of the Classics suggestions:
|||The Lord of the Rings  by J.R.R. Tolkien|
|||Conan  by Robert E. Howard|
|||Tales of the Dying Earth  by Jack Vance|
|||Watership Down  by Richard Adams|
|||Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser  by Fritz Leiber|
Of the Contemporary:
|||A Shadow in Summer  by Daniel Abraham (Part of The Long Price Quartet)|
|||The Lies of Locke Lamora  by Scott Lynch|
|||The Name of the Wind  by Patrick Rothfuss|
|||Best Served Cold  by Joe Abercrombie|
And Historical Fiction:
The White Company by Arthur Conan Doyle.
This book is available through a database .
|||Courting Favour  by Nigel Tranter|
|||Cruel as the Grave  by Sharon Kay Penman|