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

Books with boy in the title include The Butcher Boy by Patrick McCabe, Black Boy by Richard Wright, and The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne. If you have a favorite boy 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 boy in the name, it belongs on this list.
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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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The Boy in the Suitcase is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Boy in the Suitcase Lene Kaaberbol

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Star Boy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Star Boy Paul Goble

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Boy Clinton: A Political Biogr... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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The Whipping Boy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Whipping Boy Sid Fleischman

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The Horse and His Boy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Horse and His Boy C. S. Lewis

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Boy Culture is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boy Culture Matthew Rettenmund

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Ardennian Boy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Ardennian Boy William Maltese, Wayne Gunn

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Boy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boy Roald Dahl

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Boy in the water is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boy in the water Stephen Dobyns

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The boy who cried Abba is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The boy who cried Abba Brennan Manning

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Captain Underpants and the Big... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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Black Boy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Black Boy Richard Wright

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Boston boy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boston boy Nat Hentoff

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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Chelsea Boys is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Chelsea Boys Allan Neuwirth, Glen Hanson

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Blitz Boys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Blitz Boys Linda Newbery

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The Englishman's Boy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Englishman's Boy Guy Vanderhaeghe

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Wonder Boys is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Wonder Boys Michael Chabon

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I Made My Boy Out of Poetry is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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A Suitable Boy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
A Suitable Boy Vikram Seth

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Bad Boy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Bad Boy Gary Lavergne

The Best Novels Ever Written

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Badger boy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Badger boy Elmer Kelton

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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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The Robber Boy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Robber Boy Dick King-Smith

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Borstal Boy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Borstal Boy Brendan Behan

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Farmer Boy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Farmer Boy Laura Ingalls Wilder

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Badlands Bad Boy (The Texas Br... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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Jo's Boys is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Jo's Boys Louisa May Alcott

Things You Should Never Do While Naked

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Mary Anne and Too Many Boys is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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The Boys from Brazil is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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The Butcher Boy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Butcher Boy Patrick McCabe

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The Boy Friend is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Boy Friend Sandy Wilson

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The Boy Who Followed Ripley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Boy Who Followed Ripley Patricia Highsmith

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The Snarkout Boys and the Avoc... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Lost Boys Orson Scott Card

The Best Female Characters in Literature

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Give a Boy a Gun is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Give a Boy a Gun Todd Strasser

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Boys that Bite is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boys that Bite Mari Mancusi

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City Boys is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
City Boys Robert Sklar

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Boy Bands is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boy Bands John Delavan

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The wild boy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The wild boy Warren Rochelle, Mordicai Gerstein

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A Big Boy did it and Ran Away is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
A Big Boy did it and Ran Away Christopher Brookmyre

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Lat, the kampung boy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

The Hottest Celebrity Lesbians

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Beyond the Boys of Summer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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Novio Boy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Novio Boy Gary Soto

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Bad Boy Brawly Brown: An Easy ... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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Hardy boys is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Hardy boys Mark Turner

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The Minds of Boys is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
The Minds of Boys Michael Gurian

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Boy Meets Girl is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Boy Meets Girl Meg Cabot

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The effects of Knut Hamsun on ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title

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Miracle's Boys is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 50+ Good Books With Boy in the Title
Miracle's Boys Jacqueline Woodson