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The Best Books With House in the Title 

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Updated October 13, 2018 214 votes 33 voters 3.7k views

It turns out that books with house in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with house in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that many of these titles are books about houses or homes, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word house in the title.

Books with house in the title include Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder, House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski, and The Cider House Rules by John Irving. If you have a favorite house 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 house in the name, it belongs on this list.

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The napping house is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Audrey Wood
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The Decoration of Houses... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Edith Wharton
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The Haunting of Hill Hou... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Shirley Jackson
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The house of all sorts ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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Full Dark House is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Christopher Fowler
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Little House in the Big ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Laura Ingalls Wilder
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The Cider House Rules is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
John Irving
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The Outermost House is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Henry Beston
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The Houses Of Lancaster ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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The House of Djinn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Suzanne Fisher Staples
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What Happened: Inside th... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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The house at Pooh Corner... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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Ghost in the house is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Daniel Cohen
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The mystery of Drear Hou... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Virginia Hamilton
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Little house by Boston B... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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In a Dark House is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Deborah Crombie
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Nunneries and the Anglo-... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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Scandals in the house of... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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The salt house is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Cynthia Huntington
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Tracing the history of y... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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Little house in the High... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
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The House of the Seven G... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Nathaniel Hawthorne
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House of Leaves is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Mark Z. Danielewski
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Hell House is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title
Richard Matheson
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Creating the not so big ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With House in the Title