5 Highly Anticipated 2019 Fantasy & Sci-Fi Book Releases

Here is a quick list of 5 highly anticipated Fantasy & Science Fiction book releases in 2019 for you to scratch that literary itch! This list originally published on Goodreads.

Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James

A skilled hunter searches for a young boy with the help of a shape-shifter and other unlikely allies in this epic novel, set in a fantasy version of Africa, from the author of the Man Booker Prize-winning A Brief History of Seven Killings.

Release Date: February 5th


The Red Scrolls of Magic by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu

Clare, the author of The Mortal Instruments series, and Chu, the author of The Lives of Tao, team up to deliver a new adult fantasy trilogy about a centuries-old warlock, his mortal lover, and a dangerous spell book of dark magic.

Release date: April 2


Dark Age by Pierce Brown

For a decade, Darrow led a revolution against the corrupt color-coded society. Now, outlawed by the very Republic he founded, he wages a rogue war on Mercury to salvage the dream of Eo in this fifth installment in the Red Rising Saga.

Release date: July 9


The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

Praise be? Thirty-four years after the publication of her dystopian classic, The Handmaid's Tale, Atwood returns to Gilead to continue the story of Offred. The sequel is narrated by three female characters and will not be connected to the recent adaptation.

Release date: September 10


The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

The wait is over! From the author of the 2011 bestseller The Night Circus comes a new tale about graduate student Zachary's discovery of a book full of adventures, secrets, and something truly strange: a story from Zachary's own childhood.

Release date: November 5