The definitive illustrated guide
A huge, detailed and fascinating look at every aspect of modern fantasy, from the work of J.R.R. Tolkien to Harry Potter and Game of Thrones. Contains detailed entries on books, films, TV and creators, as well as the greatest fantasy characters and worlds.
Tim Dedopulos is an author, puzzle setter and editor. He worked for Wizards of the Coast and White Wolf, and has written role-playing games and fiction. A passionate fan of fantasy in all its forms, he lives in central London.
David Pringle is best known as the editor, publisher and co-founder of Interzone, the Hugo award-winning fantasy and science fiction magazine. He has also written several fantasy and science fiction studies, including Imaginary People: A Who's Who of Fictional Characters from the 18th Century to the Present Day, The St James Guide to Fantasy Writers, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 1946-1987 and Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984.