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The Best Harlan Coben Books

Updated March 24, 2020 805 votes 357 voters 20.6k views23 items

List RulesVote for the Harlan Coben novels you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best Harlan Coben books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Harlan Coben is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. 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 Harlan Coben 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.

List features Miracle Cure, Long Lost and more books. What are Harlan Coben's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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  • 1
    128
    28

    Tell No One

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2001

    SubjectsMurder

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Thriller, Fiction

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 2
    92
    23

    The Woods

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2007

    SubjectsEspionage, Suspense

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Children's literature, Mystery, Fiction

  • 3
    57
    11

    Gone for Good

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2002-05

    Genres (Book)Crime Fiction, Mystery

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 4
    34
    4

    Caught

    Harlan Coben

    Genres (Book)Fiction

  • 5
    31
    6

    Stay Close

    Harlan Coben
  • 6
    36
    12

    Hold Tight

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2008-04-15

    SubjectsEspionage, Suspense

    Genres (Book)Crime Fiction, Suspense, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 7
  • 8
    25
    6

    No Second Chance

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2003-04-28

    Genres (Book)Mystery, Thriller

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 9
    20
    5

    Just One Look

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2004-04

    Genres (Book)Crime Fiction, Mystery, Fiction

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 10
    18
    4

    Long Lost

    Harlan Coben

    Genres (Book)Mystery, Thriller

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 11
    14
    7

    Shelter

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2011-09-15

    Genres (Book)Crime Fiction, Thriller, Young adult literature

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 12
    13
    6

    Fade Away

    Harlan Coben

    SubjectsSports, Suspense, New Jersey

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Fiction

  • 13
    13
    6

    Deal Breaker

    Harlan Coben

    First Published1995

    SubjectsSports, Suspense

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Thriller, Fiction

  • 14
    11
    4

    Back spin

    Harlan Coben

    SubjectsSports, Suspense

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Fiction

  • 15
  • 16
    9
    3

    One false move

    Harlan Coben

    SubjectsSuspense

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Fiction

  • 17
    8
    4

    Live Wire

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2011

  • 18
    11
    8

    Play Dead

    Harlan Coben

    First Published1990-06

    Genres (Book)Crime Fiction, Mystery

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 19
    7
    4

    Miracle Cure

    Harlan Coben

    First Published1996

    Genres (Book)Mystery, Thriller

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 20
    9
    9

    Promise Me

    Harlan Coben

    SubjectsSuspense

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Thriller, Fiction

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

  • 21
    14
    16

    The Final Detail

    Harlan Coben

    SubjectsSuspense

    Genres (Book)Suspense, Mystery, Fiction

  • 22
    9
    9

    Seconds Away

    Harlan Coben

    First Published2012-09-18

  • 23
    7
    8

    Drop Shot

    Harlan Coben