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The Best Douglas Adams Books 

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List Rules Vote for the Douglas Adams novels you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best Douglas Adams books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Douglas Adams is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Adams is best known for his hugely popular science fiction novel The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which is also a pop culture touchstone. 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 Douglas Adams 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.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different books, like The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and Mostly Harmless. What are Douglas Adams's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Hitchhiker's Guide t... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
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The Restaurant at the En... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
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Life, the Universe and E... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
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So Long, and Thanks for ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
Douglas Adams, Jean Bonnefoy
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Dirk Gently's Holistic D... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
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Mostly Harmless is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
Douglas Adams, Jean Bonnefoy
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The Long Dark Tea-Time o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
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The Salmon of Doubt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
Douglas Adams
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Douglas Adams's Guide to... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
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Deeper Meaning of Liff ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
Douglas Adams, Bert Kitchen, John Lloyd
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Last Chance to See is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Douglas Adams Books
Douglas Adams, Mark Carwardine