Good Fantasy/Fantasy Sifi books?
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Posted 12/21/15
Books that are like the "Night Angel Trilogy" or "Taiko" or "Yamada Monogatari: Demon Hunter" Something along the lines of those books? I love those.

I've also read "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" and others. I'd have to go write them all down to even name them all, lol.
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Posted 12/22/15
I'm sorry to say I've never read any of those, although Night Angel is on my to-read list. I used to always confuse the Night Angel Trilogy with this one in stores: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6547258-the-final-empire. There's so little books with white covers that they really stand out. I always wondered whether it was to appeal to the readers of the other series?

Nevertheless, being the fangirl I am, I can't read your request for good fantasy and not promote my two favorite books: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss and The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch. (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2913377-the-name-of-the-wind and https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/127455.The_Lies_of_Locke_Lamora)

I'm pretty sure you won't be disappointed if you give them a try!
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Posted 12/22/15
I second Lynch and Rothfuss. Locke Lamora, in particular, has a similar "urban-decay" setting to the Night Angel trilogy.

Brandon Sanderson's Mistborn is brilliant. (Hell, almost everything by Sanderson is brilliant.)
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0765350386?keywords=mistborn&qid=1450794568&ref_=sr_1_2&sr=8-2

Robin Hobb's Assassin's Apprentice is one of the things that clearly inspires the Night Angel Trilogy:
http://www.amazon.com/Assassins-Apprentice-Farseer-Trilogy-Book-ebook/dp/B000FBFMG6/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1450794624&sr=1-3&keywords=hobb+assassin

Anthony Ryan's Bloodsong is a nice, well-told, bloody fantasy tale:
http://www.amazon.com/Blood-Song-Ravens-Shadow-Novel-ebook/dp/B00ABKGG0C/ref=pd_sim_351_42?ie=UTF8&dpID=51wQRYcohTL&dpSrc=sims&preST=_AC_UL160_SR99%2C160_&refRID=03E5GKZ6FWQ4N56HMMQ0
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Posted 12/22/15
Thanks guys! I'll make sure to give them a look!
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Posted 12/23/15 , edited 12/23/15
The Demon Cycle.
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