Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - novel

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Title▲ Author/Editor Year
 
1 2001: A Space Odyssey Arthur C. Clarke 1968
2 Accelerando Charles Stross 2005
3 Alas, Babylon Pat Frank 1959
4 The Algebraist Iain M. Banks 2004
5 Altered Carbon Richard K. Morgan 2002
6 Anathem Neal Stephenson 2008
7 The Andromeda Strain Michael Crichton 1969
8 Anthem Ayn Rand 1938
9 Armor John Steakley 1984
10 Babel-17 Samuel R. Delany 1966
11 Barrayar Lois McMaster Bujold 1991
12 Battlefield Earth L. Ron Hubbard 1982
13 Beggars in Spain Nancy Kress 1993
14 Blood Music Greg Bear 1985
15 Brave New World Aldous Huxley 1932
16 Burning Chrome William Gibson 1986
17 Callahan's Crosstime Saloon Spider Robinson 1977
18 A Canticle for Leibowitz Walter M. Miller, Jr. 1959
19 Cat's Cradle Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1963
20 The Caves of Steel Isaac Asimov 1954
21 Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke 1953
22 The Chrysalids John Wyndham 1955
23 Cities in Flight James Blish 1970
24 Citizen of the Galaxy Robert A. Heinlein 1957
25 City Clifford D. Simak 1952
26 The City and the Stars Arthur C. Clarke 1956
27 A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess 1962
28 Cloud Atlas David Mitchell 2004
29 A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court Mark Twain 1889
30 Consider Phlebas Iain M. Banks 1987
31 Contact Carl Sagan 1985
32 The Cyberiad: Fables for the Cybernetic Age Stanislaw Lem 1974
33 Cyteen C. J. Cherryh 1988
34 Dangerous Visions Harlan Ellison 1967
35 Darwin's Radio Greg Bear 1999
36 The Day of the Triffids John Wyndham 1951
37 Deathbird Stories Harlan Ellison 1975
38 The Deathworld Trilogy Harry Harrison 1960-68
39 The Demolished Man Alfred Bester 1952
40 Dhalgren Samuel R. Delany 1975
41 The Diamond Age Neal Stephenson 1995
42 The Dispossessed Ursula K. Le Guin 1974
43 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K. Dick 1968
44 Doomsday Book Connie Willis 1992
45 The Door into Summer Robert A. Heinlein 1957
46 The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories Roger Zelazny 1971
47 Dorsai! Gordon R. Dickson 1975
48 Double Star Robert A. Heinlein 1956
49 Downbelow Station C. J. Cherryh 1981
50 Dragon's Egg Robert L. Forward 1980
51 The Drowned World J. G. Ballard 1962
52 Dune Frank Herbert 1965
53 Dune Messiah Frank Herbert 1969
54 Dying Inside Robert Silverberg 1972
55 Earth David Brin 1990
56 Earth Abides George R. Stewart 1949
57 Embassytown China Miéville 2011
58 The End of Eternity Isaac Asimov 1955
59 Ender's Game Orson Scott Card 1985
60 Ender's Shadow Orson Scott Card 1999
61 Eon Greg Bear 1985
62 Evolution Stephen Baxter 2002
63 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury 1953
64 The Fifth Head of Cerberus Gene Wolfe 1972
65 A Fire Upon the Deep Vernor Vinge 1992
66 The First Men in the Moon H. G. Wells 1901
67 Flatland Edwin A. Abbott 1884
68 Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said Philip K. Dick 1974
69 Flowers for Algernon Daniel Keyes 1966
70 The Forever War Joe Haldeman 1975
71 The Forge of God Greg Bear 1987
72 The Foundation Trilogy Isaac Asimov 1951-53
73 The Fountains of Paradise Arthur C. Clarke 1979
74 Frankenstein Mary Shelley 1818
75 Friday Robert A. Heinlein 1982
76 Gap Into Conflict Stephen R. Donaldson 1990
77 Gateway Frederik Pohl 1977
78 The Giver Lois Lowry 1993
79 The Gods Themselves Isaac Asimov 1972
80 Grass Sheri S. Tepper 1989
81 Gray Lensman Edward E. Smith 1951
82 Guardians of Time Poul Anderson 1960
83 The Guns of the South Harry Turtledove 1992
84 The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood 1985
85 Have Space Suit-Will Travel Robert A. Heinlein 1958
86 Helliconia Spring Brian W. Aldiss 1982
87 The High Crusade Poul Anderson 1960
88 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams 1979
89 Hominids Robert J. Sawyer 2002
90 Hothouse Brian W. Aldiss 1962
91 The Hunger Games Suzanne Collins 2008
92 Hyperion Dan Simmons 1989
93 I Am Legend Richard Matheson 1954
94 I, Robot Isaac Asimov 1950
95 Ilium Dan Simmons 2003
96 Journey to the Center of the Earth Jules Verne 1864
97 Jurassic Park Michael Crichton 1990
98 Last and First Men Olaf Stapledon 1930
99 The Lathe of Heaven Ursula K. Le Guin 1971
100 The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin 1969
101 Little Brother Cory Doctorow 2008
102 The Long Earth Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett 2012
103 The Long Walk Stephen King 1979
104 Lord of Light Roger Zelazny 1967
105 The Lost World Arthur Conan Doyle 1912
106 Lucifer's Hammer Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle 1977
107 Macroscope Piers Anthony 1969
108 The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick 1962
109 The Man Who Sold the Moon Robert A. Heinlein 1950
110 The Many-Colored Land Julian May 1981
111 Maps in a Mirror: The Short Fiction of Orson Scott Card Orson Scott Card 1990
112 Mars Ben Bova 1992
113 The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury 1950
114 Martian Time-Slip Philip K. Dick 1964
115 Memory Lois McMaster Bujold 1996
116 Midnight at the Well of Souls Jack L. Chalker 1977
117 Mission of Gravity Hal Clement 1954
118 The Moon is a Harsh Mistress Robert A. Heinlein 1966
119 More Than Human Theodore Sturgeon 1953
120 The Mote in God's Eye Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle 1974
121 Neuromancer William Gibson 1984
122 Neutron Star Larry Niven 1968
123 Never Let Me Go Kazuo Ishiguro 2005
124 Neverness David Zindell 1988
125 Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell 1949
126 Non-Stop Brian W. Aldiss 1958
127 Nova Samuel R. Delany 1968
128 Old Man's War John Scalzi 2005
129 On Basilisk Station David Weber 1993
130 On the Beach Nevil Shute 1957
131 Oryx and Crake Margaret Atwood 2003
132 Out of the Silent Planet C. S. Lewis 1938
133 Pandora's Star Peter F. Hamilton 2004
134 Parable of the Sower Octavia E. Butler 1993
135 Pattern Recognition William Gibson 2003
136 Planet of the Apes Pierre Boulle 1963
137 The Player of Games Iain M. Banks 1988
138 Player Piano Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1952
139 The Postman David Brin 1985
140 A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1917
141 Rainbows End Vernor Vinge 2006
142 Ready Player One Ernest Cline 2011
143 The Reality Dysfunction Peter F. Hamilton 1996
144 Red Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1992
145 The Rediscovery of Man Cordwainer Smith 1988
146 Rendezvous with Rama Arthur C. Clarke 1973
147 Revelation Space Alastair Reynolds 2000
148 Ringworld Larry Niven 1970
149 The Road Cormac McCarthy 2006
150 Roadside Picnic Arkady Strugatsky, Boris Strugatsky 1972
151 A Scanner Darkly Philip K. Dick 1977
152 The Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe 1976
153 The Sheep Look Up John Brunner 1972
154 The Ship Who Sang Anne McCaffrey 1969
155 The Sirens of Titan Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1959
156 Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1969
157 Snow Crash Neal Stephenson 1992
158 The Snow Queen Joan D. Vinge 1980
159 Solaris Stanislaw Lem 1970
160 The Space Merchants Frederik Pohl, C. M. Kornbluth 1953
161 The Sparrow Mary Doria Russell 1996
162 Speaker for the Dead Orson Scott Card 1986
163 Sphere Michael Crichton 1987
164 Spin Robert Charles Wilson 2005
165 The Stainless Steel Rat Harry Harrison 1961
166 Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner 1968
167 Star Maker Olaf Stapledon 1937
168 The Stars My Destination Alfred Bester 1956
169 Starship Troopers Robert A. Heinlein 1959
170 Startide Rising David Brin 1983
171 Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Robert Louis Stevenson 1886
172 Stranger in a Strange Land Robert A. Heinlein 1961
173 Tau Zero Poul Anderson 1970
174 This Immortal Roger Zelazny 1966
175 Those Who Survive Kir Bulychev 1988
176 The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch Philip K. Dick 1965
177 Time Enough for Love Robert A. Heinlein 1973
178 The Time Machine H. G. Wells 1895
179 The Time Ships Stephen Baxter 1995
180 The Time Traveler's Wife Audrey Niffenegger 2003
181 Timescape Gregory Benford 1980
182 Titan John Varley 1979
183 To Say Nothing of the Dog Connie Willis 1998
184 To Your Scattered Bodies Go Philip José Farmer 1971
185 Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Jules Verne 1872
186 Ubik Philip K. Dick 1969
187 The Uplift War David Brin 1987
188 Use of Weapons Iain M. Banks 1990
189 VALIS Philip K. Dick 1981
190 Virtual Light William Gibson 1993
191 The Voyage of the Space Beagle A. E. van Vogt 1950
192 The War of the Worlds H. G. Wells 1898
193 Way Station Clifford D. Simak 1963
194 We Yevgeny Zamyatin 1924
195 The White Mountains John Christopher 1967
196 The Windup Girl Paolo Bacigalupi 2009
197 Wool Omnibus Hugh Howey 2012
198 World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War Max Brooks 2006
199 A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle 1962
200 Xenocide Orson Scott Card 1991