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List of the best Ray Bradbury books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Ray Bradbury is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. He is best known for his dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451, for which he received a Prometheus Award in 1984. He is also one of the most celebrated authors of the 20th century. 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 Ray Bradbury 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.

The October Country and Something Wicked This Way Comes are included in this list. What are Ray Bradbury's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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Fahrenheit 451 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury

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Something Wicked This Way Come... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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The Martian Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury

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The Illustrated Man is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Illustrated Man Ray Bradbury

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Dandelion Wine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Dandelion Wine Ray Bradbury

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The October Country is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The October Country Ray Bradbury

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The Halloween Tree is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Halloween Tree Ray Bradbury

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The Golden Apples of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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The Veldt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Veldt Ray Bradbury

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A Graveyard for Lunatics is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Ray Bradbury Collected Short S... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Bradbury Stories: 100 of His M... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Driving Blind is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Driving Blind Ray Bradbury

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The Vintage Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Vintage Bradbury Ray Bradbury

To This Day, No One Knows How Edgar Allan Poe Died

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The Fog Horn & Other Stories is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Selected from Dark They Were, ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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The Dragon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Dragon Ray Bradbury

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The Circus of Dr. Lao and Othe... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Long After Midnight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Long After Midnight Ray Bradbury

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S Is for Space is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
S Is for Space Ray Bradbury

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The Small Assassin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Small Assassin Ray Bradbury

The Lamest Authors of All Time

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Dark Carnival is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Dark Carnival Ray Bradbury

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R Is for Rocket is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
R Is for Rocket Ray Bradbury

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I Sing the Body Electric is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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A Sound of Thunder is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
A Sound of Thunder Ray Bradbury

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The Parrot Who Met Papa is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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From the Dust Returned is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
From the Dust Returned Ray Bradbury

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Green Shadows, White Whale is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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The Pedestrian is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Pedestrian Ray Bradbury

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Farewell Summer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Farewell Summer Ray Bradbury

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The Toynbee Convector is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Toynbee Convector Ray Bradbury

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Is That You, Herb? is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Is That You, Herb? Ray Bradbury

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Classic Stories 2 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Classic Stories 2 Ray Bradbury

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Classic Stories 1 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Classic Stories 1 Ray Bradbury

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The Cat's Pajamas: Stories is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

The Best Autobiographies Ever Written

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Zen in the Art of Writing is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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A Medicine for Melancholy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Death Is a Lonely Business is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Dinosaur Tales is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Dinosaur Tales Ray Bradbury

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Quicker Than the Eye is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Quicker Than the Eye Ray Bradbury

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The Machineries of Joy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
The Machineries of Joy Ray Bradbury

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The Dragon Who Ate His Tail is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Ray Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Ray Bradbury Ray Bradbury

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The Last Circus and the Electr... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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The Mummies of Guanajuato is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Twice 22 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
Twice 22 Ray Bradbury

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One More for the Road is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
One More for the Road Ray Bradbury

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A Memory of Murder is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books
A Memory of Murder Ray Bradbury

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Timeless Stories for Today and... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books

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Let's All Kill Constance is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Ray Bradbury Books