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List of the best Isaac Asimov books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Isaac Asimov is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Considered one of the greatest science fiction writers of all time, Asimov is said to have written over 500 books in his lifetime. His novel I, Robot, was turned into a successful movie that starred Will Smith. 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 Isaac Asimov 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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Foundation is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Foundation Isaac Asimov

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The Caves of Steel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Caves of Steel Isaac Asimov

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The Robots of Dawn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Robots of Dawn Isaac Asimov

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Foundation and Empire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Foundation and Empire Isaac Asimov

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I, Robot is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
I, Robot Isaac Asimov

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Second Foundation is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Second Foundation Isaac Asimov

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The End of Eternity is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The End of Eternity Isaac Asimov

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The Naked Sun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Naked Sun Isaac Asimov

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The Gods Themselves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Gods Themselves Isaac Asimov

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Robots and Empire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Robots and Empire Isaac Asimov

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The Stars, Like Dust is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Stars, Like Dust Isaac Asimov

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Pebble in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Pebble in the Sky Isaac Asimov

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Prelude to Foundation is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Prelude to Foundation Isaac Asimov

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Foundation and Earth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Foundation and Earth Isaac Asimov

The Best Isaac Asimov Quotes

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Forward the Foundation is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Forward the Foundation Isaac Asimov

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Nemesis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Nemesis Isaac Asimov

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Foundation's Edge is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Foundation's Edge Isaac Asimov

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Nightfall is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Nightfall Isaac Asimov, Robert Silverberg

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The Bicentennial Man is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Bicentennial Man Isaac Asimov

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Far as Human Eye Could See is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Ugly Little Boy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Ugly Little Boy Isaac Asimov, Robert Silverberg

The Best Free eBooks

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More Tales of the Black Widowe... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Hugo Winners is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Hugo Winners Isaac Asimov

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Fact and Fancy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Fact and Fancy Isaac Asimov

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Extraterrestrial Civilizations is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Complete Robot is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Complete Robot Isaac Asimov

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Nine Tomorrows is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Nine Tomorrows Isaac Asimov

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The Sun Shines Bright is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Sun Shines Bright Isaac Asimov

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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The Intelligent Man's Guide to... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Martian Way and Other Stor... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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David Starr, Space Ranger is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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Banquets of the Black Widowers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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Casebook of the Black Widowers is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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From Earth to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
From Earth to Heaven Isaac Asimov

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View from a Height is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
View from a Height Isaac Asimov

The Most Heartbreaking Novels Ever Written

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Isaac Asimov's Robot City: Ref... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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Before the Golden Age is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Before the Golden Age Isaac Asimov

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Murder at the ABA is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Murder at the ABA Isaac Asimov

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Robot Dreams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Robot Dreams Isaac Asimov

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The Currents of Space is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Currents of Space Isaac Asimov

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The Return of the Black Widowe... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Bicentennial Man and Other... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

Famous Landscape Arts from the Impressionism Movement

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Asimov's Guide to the Bible: T... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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X Stands for Unknown is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
X Stands for Unknown Isaac Asimov

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Isaac Asimov's Robot City: Ody... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
Isaac Asimov's Robot City: Odyssey Isaac Asimov, Michael P. Kube-McDowell

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The Early Asimov is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Early Asimov Isaac Asimov

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The key word and other mysteri... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Left Hand of the Electron is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books

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The Positronic Man is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books
The Positronic Man Isaac Asimov, Robert Silverberg

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The Secret of the Universe is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Isaac Asimov Books