Top 100 Sci-Fi Books
A statistical survey of the all-time Top 100 sci-fi books

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01Frank HerbertDune [S1]1965Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
02Orson Scott CardEnder's Game [S1]1985Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
03Isaac AsimovThe Foundation Trilogy1951Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
04Douglas AdamsHitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy [S1]1979Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
05Robert A HeinleinStranger in a Strange Land1961Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
06George Orwell19841949Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
07Ray BradburyFahrenheit 4511954Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
08Arthur C Clarke2001: A Space Odyssey1968Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
09Philip K DickDo Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?1968Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
010William GibsonNeuromancer [S1]1984Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
011Isaac Asimov[C] I, Robot1950Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
112Robert A HeinleinStarship Troopers1959Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-113Larry NivenRingworld [S1]1970Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
014Arthur C ClarkeRendezvous With Rama1973Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
015Dan SimmonsHyperion [S1]1989Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
016Joe HaldemanThe Forever War1974Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
117H G WellsThe Time Machine1895Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-118Aldous HuxleyBrave New World1932Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
019Arthur C ClarkeChildhood's End1954Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
020Robert A HeinleinThe Moon is a Harsh Mistress1966Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
021H G WellsThe War of the Worlds1898Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
022Ray Bradbury[C] The Martian Chronicles1950Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
023Kurt VonnegutSlaughterhouse Five1969Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
024Ursula K Le GuinThe Left Hand of Darkness1969Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
025Neal StephensonSnow Crash1992Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
026Niven & PournelleThe Mote in God's Eye1975Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
027Orson Scott CardEnder's Shadow [S1]1999Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
028Orson Scott CardSpeaker for the Dead [S2]1986Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
029Michael CrichtonJurassic Park1990Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
030Alfred BesterThe Stars My Destination1956Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
031Philip K DickThe Man in the High Castle1962Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
032Isaac AsimovThe Caves of Steel1954Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
033Frederik PohlGateway1977Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
034Stanislaw LemSolaris1961Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
035Roger ZelaznyLord of Light1967Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
036Jules Verne20,000 Leagues Under the Sea1870Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
037Michael CrichtonThe Andromeda Strain1969Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
038Philip K DickUbik1969Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
039Kurt VonnegutCat's Cradle1963Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
040Carl SaganContact1985Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
041John WyndhamThe Day of the Triffids1951Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
142Vernor VingeA Fire Upon the Deep [S1]1991Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-143Isaac AsimovThe Gods Themselves1972Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
044Madeleine L'EngleA Wrinkle In Time1962Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
145Anthony BurgessA Clockwork Orange1962Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-146Kim Stanley RobinsonRed Mars [S1]1992Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
047Walter M MillerA Canticle for Leibowitz1959Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
048Ursula K Le GuinThe Dispossessed1974Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
049Mary ShelleyFrankenstein1818Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
050Robert A HeinleinTime Enough For Love1973Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
051Isaac AsimovThe End of Eternity1955Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
052Daniel KeyesFlowers for Algernon1966Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
053L Ron HubbardBattlefield Earth1982Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
054Jules VerneJourney to the Center of the Earth1864Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
055Philip Jose FarmerTo Your Scattered Bodies Go1971Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
056Peter F HamiltonThe Reality Dysfunction [S1]1996Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
057Neal StephensonThe Diamond Age1995Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
058Philip K DickA Scanner Darkly1977Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
159John ScalziOld Man's War [S1]2005Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-160Margaret AtwoodThe Handmaid's Tale1985Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
061David BrinStartide Rising [S2]1983Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
062Kurt VonnegutThe Sirens of Titan1959Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
063Iain M BanksUse of Weapons [S3]1990Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
064Greg BearEon [S1]1985Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
065Arthur C ClarkeThe City and the Stars1956Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
066Alfred BesterThe Demolished Man1953Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
067Alastair ReynoldsRevelation Space [S1]2000Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
068Michael CrichtonSphere1987Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
069Robert A HeinleinThe Door Into Summer1956Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
070Harry HarrisonThe Stainless Steel Rat [S1]1961Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
071Iain M BanksPlayer of Games [S2]1988Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
072Edgar Rice BurroughsA Princess of Mars [S1]1912Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
073Connie WillisDoomsday Book1992Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
074Cormac McCarthyThe Road2006Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
075Robert A HeinleinCitizen of the Galaxy1957Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
076C S LewisOut of the Silent Planet [S1]1938Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
077Gene WolfeThe Fifth Head of Cerberus1972Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
078Philip K DickThe Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch1964Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
079Dan SimmonsIlium2003Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
080Suzanne CollinsThe Hunger Games2008Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
081Richard MorganAltered Carbon [S1]2002Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
082John WyndhamThe Chrysalids1955Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
083Niven & PournelleLucifer's Hammer1977Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
084Clifford SimakWay Station1963Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
085Edwin A AbbottFlatland1884Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
086Robert A HeinleinHave Space-Suit - Will Travel1958Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
187Richard MathesonI Am Legend1954Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-188Ursula K Le GuinThe Lathe of Heaven1971Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
089Arkady & Boris StrugatskyRoadside Picnic1972Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
090John BrunnerStand on Zanzibar1969Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
091Stanislaw Lem[C] The Cyberiad1974Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
192Neal StephensonAnathem2008Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-193Robert Louis StevensonStrange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde1886Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
194Clifford Simak[C] City1952Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-195Julian MayThe Many-Colored Land [S1]1981Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
096Philip K DickVALIS1981Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
097Orson Scott CardXenocide [S3]1991Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
198David BrinThe Postman1985Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
-199Peter F HamiltonPandora's Star [S1]2004Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
1100Arthur Conan DoyleThe Lost World1912Shop at Amazon USAShop at Amazon UK
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