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The Best Peter Straub Books  

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List of the best Peter Straub books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Peter Straub 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 Peter Straub 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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Ghost Story is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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A Dark Matter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Shadowland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Koko is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Mystery is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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The Talisman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
Peter Straub, Stephen King
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The Throat is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Black House is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
Peter Straub, Stephen King
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Lost Boy, Lost Girl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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The Hellfire Club is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Floating Dragon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Mr. X is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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If You Could See Me Now is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Julia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Blue Rose is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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In the Night Room is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Wild animals is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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The General's Wife is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Mrs. God is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Open air is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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5 Stories is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Under Venus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Territoires is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
Peter Straub, Stephen King
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Marriages is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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Sides is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Peter Straub Books
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