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Science Fiction & Fantasy Book

The Preditors & Editors / Critters Best Ever Readers' Poll honors the best works ever published and their creators. Vote for your favorites!

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18.37383 Lord of the RingsJ.R.R. TolkienO
87.95365 DuneFrank HerbertS1
38.06961 Ender's GameOrson Scott CardS1
107.85544 FoundationIsaac AsimovS1
247.32239 The Chronicles of NarniaC.S. LewisO
257.31239 Stranger in a Strange LandRobert A. Heinlein
157.72734 Song of Ice and FireGeorge R. R. MartinO
207.44633 Slaughterhouse-FiveKurt Vonnegut
147.73931 WatchmenAlan Moore and Dave GibbonsO
307.08731 Wizard of EarthseaUrsula K. LeGuin
327.06830 The Moon is a Harsh MistressRobert A Heinlein
77.95927 The Left Hand of DarknessUrsula K. Le Guin
386.84221 Chronicles of Thomas CovenantStephen DonaldsonO
506.22821 RedwallBrian Jacques
645.31921 The Wheel of TimeRobert JordanO
167.68920 HyperionDan SimmonsO
356.88920 NeuromancerWilliam Gibson
605.46420 The Vampire ChroniclesAnne RiceO
267.29419 The Mote in God's EyeLarry Niven and Jerry Pournelle
526.10018 Starship TroopersRobert A Heinlein
48.01916 The DispossessedUrsula K. Le Guin
227.39416 GatewayFrederik Pohl
416.65316 Forever WarJoe Haldeman
555.80016 I am LegendRichard Matheson
426.63215 Fahrenheit 451Ray Bradbury
28.20514 1984George Orwell
317.08414 To Say Nothing of the DogConnie Willis
97.92413 The Parable of the TalentsOctavia ButlerS1
127.82213 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?Phil K Dick
297.16813 Chronicles of AmberRoger ZelaznyO
406.68313 The Name of the WindPatrick RothfussSone
187.60512 The Stars My DestinationAlfred Bester
516.18811 The Once and Future KingT.H. WhiteO
347.02410 The Mists of AvalonMarion Zimmer BradleyS1
466.48410 Revelation SpaceAlastair ReynoldsO
177.6829 Gap seriesStephen DonaldsonO
376.8489 OtherlandTad WilliamsO
714.5719 The Dark TowerStephen KingO
237.3828 A Wrinkle in TimeMadeleine L'Engle
486.3828 AccelerandoCharles Stross
655.2578 MagicianRaymond E Feist
137.7877 Stand on ZanzibarJohn Brunner
68.0006 The Last UnicornPeter S. Beagle
456.5006 MistbornBrandon SandersonC
625.3336 Torc trilogyJulian MayO
58.0065 The Saga of the Pliocene ExilesJulian MayO
287.2065 Book of the New SunGene WolfeO
436.6065 Little FuzzyH. Beam Piper
535.9265 Kushiel's DartJacqueline CareyS1
595.6065 ReplayKen Grimwood
635.3265 CityClifford D. SimakC
763.2065 Practical DemonkeepingChristopher Moore
277.2814 Altered CarbonRichard MorganS1
277.2814 His Dark MaterialsPhillip PullmanO
337.0314 The Fortress in the Eye of TimeC.J. CherryhS1
565.7814 The Windup GirlPaolo Bacigalupi
694.7814 The Enchanted CastleE. Nesbit
772.5314 The Darksword TrilogyMargaret Weis and Tracy HickmanO
217.4403 Earth AbidesGeorge R. Stewart
396.7743 The Forever HeroL. E. Modesitt, Jr.O
476.4403 The War of the WorldsH. G. Wells
575.7743 TiganaGuy Gavriel Kay
575.7743 Xanth SeriesPiers AnthonyO
585.6073 Doomsday BookConnie Willis
615.4403 AnathemNeal Stephenson
665.1073 Midshipman's HopeDavid FeintuchS1
665.1073 CatseyeAndre Norton
704.7743 Consider PhlebasIain M. Banks
743.4403 Saga of the Seven SunsKevin J AndersonO
782.4403 The Death Gate CycleMargaret Weis and Tracy HickmanO
791.1073 Armageddon's ChildrenTerry BrooksS1
117.8492 Bridge of BirdsBarry HughartS1
117.8492 Monstrous RegimentTerry Pratchett
117.8492 NorstrilliaCordwainer Smith
117.8492 CosmGregory Benford
117.8492 RingWorldLarry Nivens
117.8492 The Time MachineH. G. Wells
366.8492 Cloven hoovesMegan Lindholm
366.8492 Dimension of MiraclesRobert Sheckley
366.8492 Memory Sorrow & ThornTad WilliamsO
496.3492 The Malazan Book of the FallenSteven EriksonO
545.8492 Soon I will be InvincibleAustin Grossman
675.0992 The Rose of the Prophet TrilogyMargaret Weis and Tracy HickmanO
684.8492 Singularity SkyCharles Stross
733.8492 Ultima ThuleMack ReynoldsS1
733.8492 Mythago WoodRobert HoldstockS1
733.8492 Dragonriders of Pern SeriesAnne McCaffreyO
753.3492 Fionavar TapestryGuy Gavriel KayO
197.5081 The PrinceJerry PournelleO
197.5081 EverworldK.A. ApplegateO
197.5081 The HeroesJoe.Abercrombie
197.5081 Love's ProphecyBrenda DyerS1
197.5081 The Warded ManPeter V. BrettS1
197.5081 Amy's EyesRichard Kennedy
446.5081 Darwath (Time of the Dark)Barbara HambleyO1
446.5081 The Iron Dragon's DaughterMichael Swanwick
724.5081 Time and AgainJack Finney
80-1.4921 Must RemberColleen S. MyersS1
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