The Best Books About Wizards

List of best books about wizards, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on wizards are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched wizard bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction - about wizards. If you're looking for a list of top books on wizards then you're in the right place.

Books include everything from The Sorcerer to Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
You should be able to answer the question, "What are the best books about Wizards?" after checking out this list.

This greatest wizards book list contains various bits of information, such as the author's names and what genre the books fall under. Most of these wizards books can be bought on Amazon with one easy click.

J. K. Rowling, J. R. R. Tolkien, and Terry Pratchett have all written books about Wizards.

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  • A Wizard of Earthsea
    1
    Ursula K. Le Guin
    36 votes
    • First Published: 1968
    • Subjects: Wizards, Magic, Radio
    • Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Bildungsroman, Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy
    • Original Language: English Language
    A Wizard of Earthsea is a young-adult fantasy novel written by the American author Ursula K. Le Guin, first published by the small press Parnassus in 1968. Set in the fictional archipelago of ...more
  • White Night
    2
    Jim Butcher
    32 votes
    • First Published: 2007-04-03
    • Subjects: Wizards, Epic film
    • Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Mystery, Fiction, Fantasy
    • Original Language: English Language
    White Night is the 9th book in The Dresden Files, Jim Butcher's continuing series about wizard detective Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden. The cover art by illustrator Christian McGrath depicts ...more
  • Small Favor
    3
    Jim Butcher
    34 votes
    • First Published: 2008-04-01
    • Subjects: Wizards
    • Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Mystery, Urban fantasy, Fiction, Fantasy
    • Original Language: English Language
    Small Favor is the tenth book in The Dresden Files, Jim Butcher's continuing series about wizard detective Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden. The book stayed on the New York Times Best Seller list ...more
  • The Hobbit
    4
    J. R. R. Tolkien
    70 votes
    • First Published: 1937-09-21
    • Subjects: Wizards, Literary, Epic film, Literature, Classics
    • Genres (Book): Children's literature, Fiction, Epic, Fantasy
    • Original Language: English Language
    The Hobbit, or There and Back Again is a fantasy novel and children's book by English author J. R. R. Tolkien. It was published on 21 September 1937 to wide critical acclaim, being nominated for the ...more