A selection of cozy fantasy books including Small Miracles, How to Get A Girlfriend When You're A Terrifying Monster, The Lord of Stariel, Legends and Lattes, The Bachelor's Valet, Scales and Sensibility, Clean Sweep, Briarley, A Wizard's Guide to Defensive Baking, The Fairy Godmother, Paladin's Grace
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Cozy Fantasy Recommendations

What is cozy fantasy? There’s no strict consensus on what cozy fantasy is, but for me cozy fantasy is what it says on the tin: fantasy that feels cozy. That tends to mean a more intimate, smaller-scale focus than traditional epic fantasy. Bad things will of course happen, but the main characters are decent people,… Continue reading Cozy Fantasy Recommendations

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Fantasy-of-Manners Books

Fantasy-of-manners is a subgenre of fantasy where the societal setting lends itself to intimate, complicated social interactions and (you guessed it) manners. Think ballrooms and manor houses rather than battlefields. The name draws from ‘comedy of manners’, and while fantasy-of-manners books aren't always humorous, they often do have a whimsical / tongue-in-cheek tone.