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Books 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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Bones Would Rain from the Sky:... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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The White Bone is listed (or ranked) 2 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) 3 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Peter Stursberg

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The Bone Collector is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Jeffery Deaver

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The Bone People is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Keri Hulme

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A Bone to Pick is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Charlaine Harris

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The Chapel of Bones is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Michael Jecks

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Bag of Bones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Stephen King

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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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Bones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Seymour Simon

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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

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Cutter and Bone is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Newton Thornburg

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Bones Of The River is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Edgar Wallace

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Rule of the Bone is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Russell Banks

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Cross bones is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Kathy Reichs

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Winter's Bone is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Daniel Woodrell

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The Nasty Bits: Collected Vari... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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Dragon bones is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Patricia Briggs

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Dragon Bones is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Lisa See

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Remembering the Bones is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Frances Itani

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Bare bones is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Kathy Reichs

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Bones of contention is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Roger Lewin

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Dreaming of the Bones is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Deborah Crombie

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Servant of the Bones is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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Matilda Bone is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Karen Cushman

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Bones is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Jonathan Kellerman

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What's Bred in the Bone is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Robertson Davies

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Bone Volume 9 Crown of Horns is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title

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The Farming of Bones is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Edwidge Danticat

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Bone Crossed is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Patricia Briggs

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In the Bone is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Gordon R. Dickson

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Dry Bones That Dream is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Peter Robinson

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Mystic Bones is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Mark C. Taylor

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Bone Volume 2 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Jeff Smith

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The Bones in the Cliff is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
James Stevenson

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Tender at the bone is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 50+ Good Books With Bones in the Title
Ruth Reichl