What are the best must-read books by Guy Gavriel Kay?

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    #1Children of Earth and Sky

    Children of Earth and Sky

    Children of Earth and Sky by Guy Gavriel Kay is a historical fiction and fantasy novel originally published in May 2016. This book follows the story of a woman seeking revenge for the family she lost from a group of pirates.

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    Laura Fisher
    Written on April 24, 2018
    "If you like Gavriel Kay you gotta read this book. this is some of his top notch work for sure, I haven't read anything so good by him before!"
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    #2A Song for Arbonne

    A Song for Arbonne

    A Song for Arbonne by Guy Gavriel Kay is a historical fiction and romance novel originally published in 1992. This book was nominated for the Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel.

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    José Alberto Toledo
    Written on April 21, 2018
    "A Song for Arbonne is a great book by Guy Gavriel Kay that follows a warrior named Blaise of Gorhaut. It's a great romance title that many people enjoy and the story keeps readers very interested. I recommend this book."
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    #3The Lions of al-Rassan

    The Lions of al-Rassan

    The Lions of Al-Rassan by Guy Gavriel Kay is a historical fiction novel originally published in May 1995 by the HarperPrism. This book was also written in the same universe of The Last Light of the Sun and The Sarantine Mosaic.

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    Evelyn Hudson
    Written on April 22, 2018
    "Another great book but a wonderful author. This one has some slow parts but the good parts were good enough to keep me reading more."
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    #4The Last Light of the Sun

    The Last Light of the Sun

    The Last Light of the Sun by Guy Gavriel Kay is a speculative fiction and fantasy novel originally published in December 2003. This book was preceded by The Sarantine Mosaic and it was followed by The Lions of Al-Rassan.

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    Katherine Meyer
    Written on April 20, 2018
    "I would read this book. It looks to be an interesting read and has great reviews. With this book you either love it or hate it. "
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    #5The Wandering Fire (Fionavar Tapestry)

    The Wandering Fire (Fionavar Tapestry)
    The Wandering Fire by Guy Gavriel Kay is a speculative fiction and fantasy novel originally published in 1986. This is the second book from Kay's Fiovanar Tapestry series. It was followed by The Darkest Road published in that same year.
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    #6River of Stars

    River of Stars

    River of Stars by Guy Gavriel Kay is a historical fiction and fantasy novel originally published in April 2013. This book was nominated for the Goodreads Choice Awards for Best Fantasy category.

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    Vicky Ma
    Written on April 21, 2018
    "I enjoy a good book from time to time and I was looking for a must read book. I found River of Stars was blown away by the story. A great all around read."
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    #7Sailing to Sarantium (The Sarantium Mosaic)

    Sailing to Sarantium by Guy Gavriel Kay is a speculative fiction and fantasy novel originally published in 1998. This book was nominated for the Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel and World Fantasy Award Novel.

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    George Carlson
    Written on April 29, 2018
    "a good thoughtful read"
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    #8The Darkest Road (Fionavar Tapestry)

    The Darkest Road (Fionavar Tapestry)

    The Darkest Road by Guy Gavriel Kay is a speculative fiction and fantasy novel originally published in 1986. This is the third book from Kay's Fiovanar Tapestry series. It was preceded by The Wandering Fire published in the same year.

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    Timothy Oliver
    Written on April 28, 2018
    "These books are decent. They definitely kept me interested until the end. I'd take a look if this is your thing."
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    #9The Summer Tree (Fionavar Tapestry)

    The Summer Tree (Fionavar Tapestry)
    The Summer Tree is a fantasy novel, the first installment in the Fionavar Tapestry trilogy written by Guy Gavriel Kay. It was published April 1, 2001 by Ace publishing house.
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    Tammy Parker
    Written on April 29, 2018
    "It's got great ratings and if you want to pick a new series to really get into its got three books that are already out so perfect for binge reading."
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    #10Under Heaven

    Under Heaven

    Under Heaven is a fantasy novel by award-winning-author, Guy Gavriel Kay. Inspired by the Tang Dynasty in 8th-century China, it tells the story of army general Shen Tai as he deals with threats to his life.

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    Jerry Cooper
    Written on April 28, 2018
    "While I'm not extremely familiar with Guy Gavriel Kay novels I have read a few of them. I'd say Under Heaven is the best one I've had the chance to read so far. I really enjoyed the setting of 8th century China and the story managed to keep my attention throughout."

Summary

Best What are the best must-read books by Guy Gavriel Kay
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Children of Earth and SkyBooks 20 Paid
2A Song for ArbonneBooks 17 Paid
3The Lions of al-RassanBooks 16 Paid
4The Last Light of the SunBooks 16 Paid
5The Wandering Fire (Fionavar Tapestry)Books 12 Paid
6River of StarsBooks 11 Paid
7Sailing to Sarantium (The Sarantium Mosaic)Books 11 Paid
8The Darkest Road (Fionavar Tapestry)Books 6 Paid
9The Summer Tree (Fionavar Tapestry)Books 4 Paid
10Under HeavenBooks 4 Paid
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