July 5, 2019 | agudenburr
The popular game series, The Witcher, is now getting a Netflix adaptation! Did you know both the video game and the TV show are based on a book series? The fantasy novels, Saga o Wiedźminie, are written by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski. Check out the first book today, "The Last Wish" and follow along with the suggested reading order.
Read this first: This is a collection of short stories that introduces the Witcher, Geralt of Rivia. This also explains how Yennefer and Geralt are bonded.
Read this second: This is another collection of short stories that explains Geralt's connection to Ciri.
Read this third: This is first book in the Witcher Saga and follows the events of the previous two short story collections. This book focuses on Ciri's childhood. From the beginning of war, her training, and her connections with Geralt and Yennefer.
Read this fourth: War is spreading, a coup is attempted, and Ciri is in the middle.
Read this fifth: Geralt must recover from his injuries and find Ciri, no matter the cost.
Read this sixth: Surrounded by war with all sides hunting her, will Ciri make it to safety?
Read this seventh: Ciri has traveled to the land of the elves and must find her way back to Geralt.
2 Options: After "The Last Wish" or Last. This book is a prequel to the series and takes place during the events of "The Last Wish." However, to best understand the events that take place in the book it is best to read it last.