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List of the best Dan Simmons books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Dan Simmons is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Simmons is known for his science fiction novels, some of which have won the prestigious Hugo Award. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Dan Simmons who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

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Hyperion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Hyperion Dan Simmons

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The Terror is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
The Terror Dan Simmons

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The Fall of Hyperion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
The Fall of Hyperion Dan Simmons

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Carrion Comfort is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Carrion Comfort Dan Simmons

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Summer of Night is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Summer of Night Dan Simmons

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The Rise of Endymion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
The Rise of Endymion Dan Simmons

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Song of Kali is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Song of Kali Dan Simmons

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Ilium is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Ilium Dan Simmons

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Endymion is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Endymion Dan Simmons

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Olympos is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Olympos Dan Simmons

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Drood: A Novel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Drood: A Novel Dan Simmons

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Children of the Night is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Children of the Night Dan Simmons

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A Winter Haunting is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
A Winter Haunting Dan Simmons

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LoveDeath is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
LoveDeath Dan Simmons

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The Hollow Man is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
The Hollow Man Dan Simmons

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Prayers to Broken Stones is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books

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The Crook Factory is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
The Crook Factory Dan Simmons

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Muse of Fire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Muse of Fire Dan Simmons

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Hardcase is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Hardcase Dan Simmons

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Worlds Enough and Time is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books

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Dark Visions is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dan Simmons Books
Dark Visions Dan Simmons, Stephen King, George R. R. Martin