Looking for wonder and adventure in far-flung settings not often found on the page? Then you’re in luck, because today we’re celebrating and exploring fantasy traditions, retellings, and works in translation from around the world!
Enjoy a full day of fantasy, and find exciting reads for your To-Be-Read through these epic posts:
Fantasy From Around the World in 7 Comics and Graphic Novels
From Africa to the Middle East to indigenous America, we're exploring the magical realm through these fantasy comics from around the world.
15 Slavic-language SFF Novels in Translation
Add more fantasy novels in translation to your To-Be-Read courtesy of this list of fifteen excellent works of Slavic SFF in translation.
Tooth and Claw: Werewolf Fiction From Around the World
These werewolf books from around the world offer traditional favourites as well as experimental looks at the hairiest member of the supernatural crowd.
The Tomb Raiders, Martial Arts, and Dragon-Horses of Chinese Fantasy
Explore Chinese mythology, lore, legend, and literature as one reader discusses the history of Chinese fantasy literature.
Beyond LOTR: 4 Epic Fantasy Novels From Outside the UK
We've rounded up four global epic fantasy novels, which feature authors, inspirations, and settings from all over the map.
Vampire Myths from Around the World, and What They Have in Common
We're making connections between vampire myths from around the world, as well as exploring symbolism and some of the intentions behind these tales.
20 Must-Read African Fantasy Novels
These must-read African fantasy novels explore new worlds, utilize inventive magic in this world, or add surrealist twists to an otherwise normal setting.
6 YA Fantasy Novels By #OwnVoices Authors
Check out these six excellent ownvoices YA fantasy novels inspired by the folklore and mythology from the authors' own cultures.
3 of the Best Fantasy Novels Featuring Urban Settings
If you're a fan of fantastic, reimagined cityscapes, check out these wonderfully gritty fantasy novels with urban settings.
10 Fantasy Novels From Around the World for Fans of Harry Potter
Potterheads, don't miss these fantasy novels for Harry Potter fans! These Potter readalikes include works in translation and global settings.
6 YA Fantasy Novels Influenced By Middle Eastern and Indian Cultures
These Middle Eastern- and Indian-inspired YA fantasy novels showcase fantastical worlds that bear resemblance to cultural myths and histories.