Books The Best Richard Dawkins Books  

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List of the best Richard Dawkins books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Richard Dawkins is one of the most popular and influential authors of the last 100 years. A science writer and evolutionary biologist, Dawkins is known for originating the term "meme" as well as his atheist beliefs and popular scientific books. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite works below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Richard Dawkins who want to know which books 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 on this list include The Selfish Gene and Unweaving the Rainbow: Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder. What are Richard Dawkins's best books? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Blind Watchmaker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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The Selfish Gene is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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The God Delusion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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The Ancestor's Tale is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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Unweaving the Rainbow: Science... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books

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The Greatest Show on Earth: Th... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books

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Climbing Mount Improbable is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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The Magic of Reality is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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The Extended Phenotype is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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A Devil's Chaplain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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River Out of Eden is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books
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The Oxford Book of Modern Scie... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Richard Dawkins Books