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List of the best Catherine Cookson books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Catherine Cookson is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Though not a household name, Cookson was the most widely read novelist in the U.K., with book sales over 100 million. If you're a huge fan of her work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Catherine Cookson 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 her work if you're a big reader.

This list features Tilly Trotter, The Black Velvet Crown, and more. What are Catherine Cookson's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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The Mallen litter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Mallen litter Catherine Cookson

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The rag nymph is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The rag nymph Catherine Cookson

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The Dwelling Place is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Dwelling Place Catherine Cookson

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Tilly Trotter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Tilly Trotter Catherine Cookson

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The Moth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Moth Catherine Cookson

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The Mallen streak is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Mallen streak Catherine Cookson

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The Mallen girl is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Mallen girl Catherine Cookson

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My Beloved Son is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
My Beloved Son Catherine Cookson

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The Man Who Cried is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Man Who Cried Catherine Cookson

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Color-Blind is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Color-Blind Catherine Cookson

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The fifteen streets is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The fifteen streets Catherine Cookson

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The Tide of Life is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Tide of Life Catherine Cookson

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The Cinder Path is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Cinder Path Catherine Cookson

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The Black Velvet Gown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Black Velvet Gown Catherine Cookson

20 Books to Read in Your 20s

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Dinner of Herbs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Dinner of Herbs Catherine Cookson

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Kate Hannigan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Kate Hannigan Catherine Cookson

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The bonny dawn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The bonny dawn Catherine Cookson

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The Round Tower is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Round Tower Catherine Cookson

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Fenwick houses is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Fenwick houses Catherine Cookson

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The Black Candle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Black Candle Catherine Cookson

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The silent lady is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The silent lady Catherine Cookson

The Best Biographical Novels Ever Written

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Fanny McBride is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Fanny McBride Catherine Cookson

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Just a Saying is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Just a Saying Catherine Cookson

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The golden straw is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The golden straw Catherine Cookson

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The Harrogate secret is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Harrogate secret Catherine Cookson

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Kate Mulholland is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Kate Mulholland Catherine Cookson

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The upstart is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The upstart Catherine Cookson

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Pure as the lily is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Pure as the lily Catherine Cookson

The Hottest Celebrity Lesbians

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The iron façade is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The iron façade Catherine Cookson

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A house divided is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
A house divided Catherine Cookson

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The cultured handmaiden is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The cultured handmaiden Catherine Cookson

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Justice is a Woman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Justice is a Woman Catherine Cookson

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The bondage of love is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The bondage of love Catherine Cookson

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The Blind Years is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Blind Years Catherine Cookson

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Rooney is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Rooney Catherine Cookson

The Best Books Written Under Pen Names

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Maggie Rowan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Maggie Rowan Catherine Cookson

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Heritage of folly is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
Heritage of folly Catherine Cookson

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House of men is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
House of men Catherine Cookson

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The lady on my left is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The lady on my left Catherine Cookson

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The Devil and Mary Ann is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Devil and Mary Ann Catherine Cookson

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The Branded Man is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Branded Man Catherine Cookson

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The solace of sin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The solace of sin Catherine Cookson

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The obsession is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The obsession Catherine Cookson

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The Hamiltons is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books
The Hamiltons Catherine Cookson

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The simple soul, and other sto... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Catherine Cookson Books