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Culture 50+ Good Books With King in the Title  

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

Books with king in the title include The Once and Future King by T. H. White, King Lear by William Shakespeare, and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain. If you have a favorite king 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 king in the name, it belongs on this list.
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The King of Torts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
John Grisham

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The Return of the King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
J. R. R. Tolkien

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The Man Who Would Be King is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Rudyard Kipling

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King Arthur and his Knights of... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Hadassah: One Night with the K... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Mark Andrew Olsen, Tommy Tenney

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King Lear is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
William Shakespeare

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Arthur the king is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Allan Massie

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The Iron King is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Maurice Druon

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The boy king is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Diarmaid MacCulloch

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The world of King Arthur and h... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Oedipus the King is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Sophocles

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The Prince and the King is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Michael Gurian

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King to Be is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Geoffrey Trease

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King and goddess is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Judith Tarr

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King Conan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Robert E. Howard

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The King of the Fields is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Isaac Bashevis Singer

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Pillar of Fire: America in the... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The king in jeopardy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The King in Yellow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Robert W. Chambers

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King of the Wind is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Marguerite Henry

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Nat King Cole is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Daniel Mark Epstein

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Pale Kings and Princes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Robert B. Parker

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For King and Country is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Kate Sedley

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The End of Kings is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
William Everdell

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Anna and the King of Siam is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Margaret Landon