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It turns out that books with city in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with city in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that most of these titles aren''t books about cities, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word city in the title.

Books with city in the title include City of Bones by Cassandra Clare, Sin City by Frank Miller, and The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau. If you have a favorite city 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 city in the name, it belongs on this list.

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City Lights and Streets Ahead is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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Dictatorship, workers, and the... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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The City Shaped is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The City Shaped Spiro Kostof

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Lost City is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Lost City Clive Cussler, Paul Kemprecos

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City of Joy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Joy Dominique Lapierre

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City of Bones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Bones Cassandra Clare

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Amateur City is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Amateur City Katherine V. Forrest

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City of Bones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Bones Michael Connelly

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Mischief City is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Mischief City Tim Wynne-Jones

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Strangers To The City is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Strangers To The City Michael Casey

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City Infernal is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City Infernal Edward Lee

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City of Shadows is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Shadows Celia Rees

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Fluid city is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Fluid city Kim Dovey

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Silver City is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Silver City Harold Lamb

20 Books to Read in Your 20s

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The City of Ember is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The City of Ember Jeanne DuPrau

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Lucknow City of Illusion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Lucknow City of Illusion Rosie Llewellyn-Jones

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Sin City is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Sin City Frank Miller

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City of Djinns is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Djinns William Dalrymple

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Chasm City is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Chasm City Alastair Reynolds

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Local Man Moves To The City is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Local Man Moves To The City Garrison Keillor

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Sex and the City is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Sex and the City Candace Bushnell

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City of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Dreams Beverly Swerling

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The promised city is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The promised city Moses Rischin

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Tom Swift in the City of Gold is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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First city is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
First city Gary B. Nash

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Drop City is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Drop City T. Coraghessan Boyle

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City of Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Fallen Angels Cassandra Clare

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City of Ashes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Ashes Cassandra Clare

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City of God is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of God E. L. Doctorow

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A Tale of Time City is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
A Tale of Time City Diana Wynne Jones

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Murder in New York City is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Murder in New York City Eric H. Monkkonen

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The Best Things to Do in New Y... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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Vamps and the City is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Vamps and the City Kerrelyn Sparks

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Subway Style: 100 Years of Arc... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Subway Style: 100 Years of Architecture & Design in the New York City Subway Anthony Robins, Andrew Garn, New York Transit Museum

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Factory Girls: From Village to... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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The City Assembled is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The City Assembled Spiro Kostof

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City of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of the Sun David Levien

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City of Saints and Madmen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
City of Saints and Madmen Jeff VanderMeer

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Maximum City is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Maximum City Suketu Mehta

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The City of Dreaming Books is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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The Devil in the White City is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title

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The Town and the City is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The Town and the City Jack Kerouac

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The City of God is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The City of God Andrew Martin Fairbairn

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Oklahoma City Bombing is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Oklahoma City Bombing Jon Rappoport

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Lucky City is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Lucky City Weston Bate

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Sex and the city is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Sex and the city Amy Sohn

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Night and the City is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Night and the City Gerald Kersh

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Astro City is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
Astro City Kurt Busiek

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The Lost City is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
The Lost City Henry Shukman

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L.A. Noir: The City as Charact... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books With City in the Title
L.A. Noir: The City as Character Alain Silver, James Ursini