Top 10 science fiction & fantasy books

The Providence Of Fire  by Brian Staveley
The Providence Of Fire by Brian Staveley
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Here’s our weekly chart from Lancashire libraries. All the books included are available from your local library, or visit or to reserve a copy.

The World Of Ice And Fire – George R R Martin, Elio M. Garcia Jr and Linda Antonsson

Accompanying guide to the epic Game Of Thrones series is packed full of new information.

The Invisible Library – Genevieve Cogman

Irene is a professional spy for a mysterious library which collects fiction from different realities.

A Vision Of Fire – Gillian Anderson and Jeff Rovin

Actress Gillian Anderson’s debut novel is dominated by strange visions experienced by children around the world.

The Providence Of Fire – Brian Staveley

Having found her father’s assassin, Adare must find allies in her struggle to unite Annur.

The Mime Order – Samantha Shannon

The follow-up to The Bone Season has Paige Mahoney on the run from the prison camp, Sheol I.

Golden Son – Pierce Brown

In the middle volume of the Red Rising Trilogy, Darrow is firmly embedded in the Gold society.

The Hobbit – J.R.R. Tolkien

With the final part of Peter Jackson’s epic film version of The Hobbitstill showing at the cinema, there’s a renewed interest in the classic story of Bilbo Baggins.

The Galaxy Game – Karen Lord

Rafi Delaru escapes to the planet Punartam to be trained with the elite.

Smiler’s Fair – Rebecca Levene

Smiler’s Fair is a moving carnival that will change your life.

Firefight – Brandon Sanderson

Book two in the Reckoners series sees David on a dark and dangerous quest.