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

List of the best Lawrence Block books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Lawrence Block is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years, known for his crime fiction. 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 Lawrence Block 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.

Books here include everything from The Triumph of Evil to The Eyes Still Have It. What are Lawrence Block's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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When the Sacred Ginmill Closes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Eight Million Ways to Die is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Eight Million Ways to Die Lawrence Block

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A Walk Among the Tombstones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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A Dance at the Slaughterhouse is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Everybody dies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Everybody dies Lawrence Block

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A Long Line of Dead Men is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
A Long Line of Dead Men Lawrence Block

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Hit man is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Hit man Lawrence Block

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Hit list is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Hit list Lawrence Block

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The burglar who painted like M... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Hit and Run is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
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A Ticket To The Boneyard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
A Ticket To The Boneyard Lawrence Block

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The Sins of the Fathers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The Sins of the Fathers Lawrence Block

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The burglar who liked to quote... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Burglars Can't Be Choosers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The Burglar Who Thought He Was... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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A Stab in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
A Stab in the Dark Lawrence Block

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The Burglar in the Closet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The Burglar in the Closet Lawrence Block

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The Burglar Who Counted the Sp... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The Burglar in the Library is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The Burglar Who Traded Ted Wil... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The burglar who studied Spinoz... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The Burglar in the Rye: The Ne... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The Devil Knows You're Dead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Out on the Cutting Edge is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Out on the Cutting Edge Lawrence Block

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All the flowers are dying is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
All the flowers are dying Lawrence Block

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Even the wicked is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Even the wicked Lawrence Block

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Enough rope is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Enough rope Lawrence Block

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Like a lamb to slaughter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Like a lamb to slaughter Lawrence Block

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Time to Murder and Create is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Time to Murder and Create Lawrence Block

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The burglar on the prowl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The burglar on the prowl Lawrence Block

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Hope to die is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Hope to die Lawrence Block

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The Triumph of Evil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The Triumph of Evil Lawrence Block

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In the Midst of Death is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
In the Midst of Death Lawrence Block

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Hit Parade CD is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Hit Parade CD Lawrence Block

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The Canceled Czech is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The Canceled Czech Lawrence Block

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Sometimes they bite is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Sometimes they bite Lawrence Block

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Telling lies for fun & profit is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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The Thief Who Couldn't Sleep is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Hit Parade LP is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Hit Parade LP Lawrence Block

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Spider, spin me a web is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Spider, spin me a web Lawrence Block

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Coward's kiss is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Coward's kiss Lawrence Block

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No Score is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
No Score Lawrence Block

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Tanner on ice is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Tanner on ice Lawrence Block

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The Scoreless Thai is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The Scoreless Thai Lawrence Block

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Gangsters, Swindlers, Killers,... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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After hours is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
After hours Lawrence Block

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The Topless Tulip Caper is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
The Topless Tulip Caper Lawrence Block

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Chip Harrison Scores Again is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books

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Not comin' home to you is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Not comin' home to you Lawrence Block

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Tanner's Twelve Swingers is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Lawrence Block Books
Tanner's Twelve Swingers Lawrence Block