List of the best Hunter S. Thompson books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Hunter S. Thompson 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 Hunter S. Thompson 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.Examples include Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72. What are Hunter S. Thompson's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.