ISFDB Top 100 Books (Popular List)


  1 1311 Neuromancer                              William Gibson 
  2 1195 American Gods                            Neil Gaiman 
  3 1011 Perdido Street Station                   China Miéville 
  4 1004 The Sword of the Lictor                  Gene Wolfe 
  5 1000 Little, Big                              John Crowley 
  6  980 The Forever War                          Joe Haldeman 
  7  969 Dune                                     Frank Herbert 
  8  932 The Dispossessed                         Ursula K. Le Guin 
  9  926 Ringworld                                Larry Niven 
 10  925 Stranger in a Strange Land               Robert A. Heinlein 
 11  919 Gateway                                  Frederik Pohl 
 12  910 The Time Ships                           Stephen Baxter 
 13  890 The Left Hand of Darkness                Ursula K. Le Guin 
 14  845 The Scar                                 China Miéville 
 15  839 The Shadow of the Torturer               Gene Wolfe 
 16  838 The Moon is a Harsh Mistress             Robert A. Heinlein 
 17  830 The Diamond Age                          Neal Stephenson 
 18  828 Rendezvous With Rama                     Arthur C. Clarke 
 19  826 The Claw of the Conciliator              Gene Wolfe 
 20  819 Doomsday Book                            Connie Willis 
 21  816 Seventh Son                              Orson Scott Card 
 22  811 Hyperion                                 Dan Simmons 
 23  798 The White Dragon                         Anne McCaffrey 
 24  787 The Terminal Experiment                  Robert J. Sawyer 
 25  781 Barrayar                                 Lois McMaster Bujold 
 26  781 Blue Mars                                Kim Stanley Robinson 
 27  780 All the Weyrs of Pern                    Anne McCaffrey 
 28  772 Golden Fleece                            Robert J. Sawyer 
 29  765 The Little Country                       Charles de Lint 
 30  750 A Deepness in the Sky                    Vernor Vinge 
 31  740 Green Mars                               Kim Stanley Robinson 
 32  734 The Lord of the Rings                    J. R. R. Tolkien 
 33  729 The Fall of Hyperion                     Dan Simmons 
 34  720 Mona Lisa Overdrive                      William Gibson 
 35  719 Tea with the Black Dragon                R. A. MacAvoy 
 36  715 The Gods Themselves                      Isaac Asimov 
 37  714 Red Mars                                 Kim Stanley Robinson 
 38  711 Virtual Light                            William Gibson 
 39  710 Starplex                                 Robert J. Sawyer 
 40  705 The Sky Road                             Ken MacLeod 
 41  703 Dreamsnake                               Vonda N. McIntyre 
 42  691 Brittle Innings                          Michael Bishop 
 43  688 Cyteen                                   C. J. Cherryh 
 44  688 Harpist in the Wind                      Patricia A. McKillip 
 45  686 Carrion Comfort                          Dan Simmons 
 46  679 The Snow Queen                           Joan D. Vinge 
 47  678 Stand on Zanzibar                        John Brunner 
 48  675 Our Lady of Darkness                     Fritz Leiber 
 49  675 The Silmarillion                         J. R. R. Tolkien  and
                                                  Christopher Tolkien 
 50  675 Timescape                                Gregory Benford 
 51  660 Someplace to be Flying                   Charles de Lint 
 52  657 Startide Rising                          David Brin 
 53  635 Towing Jehovah                           James Morrow 
 54  635 The Years of Rice and Salt               Kim Stanley Robinson 
 55  611 Ender's Game                             Orson Scott Card 
 56  611 Calculating God                          Robert J. Sawyer 
 57  611 Titan                                    John Varley 
 58  600 Mother of Storms                         John Barnes 
 59  598 Speaker for the Dead                     Orson Scott Card 
 60  596 Far-Seer                                 Robert J. Sawyer 
 61  586 The Prestige                             Christopher Priest 
 62  585 Mythago Wood                             Robert Holdstock 
 63  576 Darwinia                                 Robert Charles Wilson 
 64  575 China Mountain Zhang                     Maureen F. McHugh 
 65  574 Tigana                                   Guy Gavriel Kay 
 66  573 To Your Scattered Bodies Go              Philip José Farmer 
 67  571 Permutation City                         Greg Egan 
 68  566 Requiem                                  Graham Joyce 
 69  564 A Canticle for Leibowitz                 Walter M. Miller, Jr. 
 70  564 The Difference Engine                    William Gibson  and
                                                  Bruce Sterling 
 71  561 The Citadel of the Autarch               Gene Wolfe 
 72  555 The Fountains of Paradise                Arthur C. Clarke 
 73  551 The Curse of Chalion                     Lois McMaster Bujold 
 74  551 The Chronoliths                          Robert Charles Wilson 
 75  550 Ash: A Secret History                    Mary Gentle 
 76  550 Bag of Bones                             Stephen King 
 77  545 The Dolphins of Pern                     Anne McCaffrey 
 78  545 Beggars in Spain                         Nancy Kress 
 79  543 In the Country of the Blind              Michael F. Flynn 
 80  542 The Lathe of Heaven                      Ursula K. Le Guin 
 81  541 Last Call                                Tim Powers 
 82  538 The Vor Game                             Lois McMaster Bujold 
 83  537 Bone Dance                               Emma Bull 
 84  537 The Stand                                Stephen King 
 85  536 Brown Girl in the Ring                   Nalo Hopkinson 
 86  535 To Say Nothing of the Dog                Connie Willis 
 87  535 Memory                                   Lois McMaster Bujold 
 88  533 Blind Voices                             Tom Reamy 
 89  531 A Civil Campaign                         Lois McMaster Bujold 
 90  531 Excession                                Iain M. Banks 
 91  530 Foundation's Edge                        Isaac Asimov 
 92  529 A Spell for Chameleon                    Piers Anthony 
 93  527 It                                       Stephen King 
 94  526 Lord of Light                            Roger Zelazny 
 95  526 Dying Inside                             Robert Silverberg 
 96  526 Jack Faust                               Michael Swanwick 
 97  522 Declare                                  Tim Powers 
 98  520 Courtship Rite                           Donald Kingsbury 
 99  519 The Ceremonies                           T. E. D. Klein 
100  519 The Wounded Land                         Stephen R. Donaldson 

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