The Best Book Series, According to Genre

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Historical Mystery Series

The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael

A Morbid Taste for Bones

A Morbid Taste for Bones

By Ellis Peters

Easy Rawlins Series

Devil in a Blue Dress Walter Mosley best series by genre

Devil in a Blue Dress

By Walter Mosley

The Homer Kelly Mysteries

The Transcendental Murder

The Transcendental Murder

By Jane Langton

Romance Series

The Deveraux Trilogy

Tender the Storm

Tender the Storm

By Elizabeth Thornton

The Eighty Days Series

The Eighty Days Series Volumes One Through Three

The Eighty Days Series Volumes One Through Three

By Vina Jackson

The Outlander Series

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Outlander

By Diana Gabaldon

Fantasy Series

Dragon's Winter Series

Dragon's Winter

Dragon's Winter

By Elizabeth A. Lynn

His Dark Materials

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman Steampunk

The Golden Compass

By Philip Pullman

The Stormlight Archive

Books like Game of Thrones The Way of Kings

The Way of Kings

By Brandon Sanderson

Science Fiction Series

Earthseed

Earthseed

Earthseed

By Octavia E. Butler

The Eon Series

The Eon Series

The Eon Series

By Greg Bear

The Dune Series

Thriller Series

Gail Connor and Anthony Quintana

Suspicion of Innocence

Suspicion of Innocence

By Barbara Parker

The Benny Griessel series

The Last Hunt

The Last Hunt

By Deon Meyer

The Nero Wolfe Mysteries

Murder in E Minor

Murder in E Minor

By Robert Goldsborough

Literary Fiction Series

The Old Filth Series

Old Filth

Old Filth

By Jane Gardam

The Neapolitan Novels

The Neapolitan Novels Boxed Set

The Neapolitan Novels Boxed Set

By Elena Ferrante

Magical Realism Series

The Famished Road Trilogy

The Famished Road

The Famished Road

By Ben Okri

The Southern Reach Trilogy

city of the beasts, the first in a magical realism book series by isabel allende

City of the Beasts

By Isabel Allende