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Culture 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title  

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It turns out that books with bone in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 50+ good books with bone in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that most of these titles are books about bones, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word bone in the title.

Books with bone in the title include The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold, City of Bones by Cassandra Clare, and Bag of Bones by Stephen King. If you have a favorite bone book, vote it up below, or add it to the list if it's not already here. It doesn't matter if it's science fiction, fantasy, romance, or non-fiction - if the book has bone in the name, it belongs on this list.
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The White Bone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Barbara Gowdy

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No foreign bones in China is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Peter Stursberg

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Bones Would Rain from the Sky:... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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The Bone People is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Keri Hulme

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Bag of Bones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Stephen King

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Bones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Seymour Simon

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The Bone Collector is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Jeffery Deaver

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The Chapel of Bones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Michael Jecks

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City of Bones is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Cassandra Clare

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A Bone to Pick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Charlaine Harris

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Map of Bones is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
James Rollins

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Salvage the Bones is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Jesmyn Ward

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Werewolf The Apocalypse: Bone ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Joe Gentile, Drew Tucker

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Only flesh and bones is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Sarah Andrews

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Bones Become Flowers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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Alcatraz Versus the Scrivener'... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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More Bones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Arielle North Olson

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The Politics of Bones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
J. Timothy Hunt

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Wisdom of the Bones is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Christopher Hyde

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Midnight for Charlie Bone is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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Numbering all the bones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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Men Without Bones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Gerald Kersh

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Crazy Bones Sticker Book is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Randi Reisfeld

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Mountain of Bones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Nevada Barr

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Written in Bone is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Simon Beckett