Books 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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Hadassah: One Night with the K... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Hadassah: One Night with the King Mark Andrew Olsen, Tommy Tenney

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King Lear is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King Lear William Shakespeare

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King Arthur and his Knights of... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The Man Who Would Be King is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The Man Who Would Be King Rudyard Kipling

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The Return of the King is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The Return of the King J. R. R. Tolkien

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Arthur the king is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Arthur the king Allan Massie

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The Iron King is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The Iron King Maurice Druon

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Oedipus the King is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Oedipus the King Sophocles

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

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The King of Torts is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The King of Torts John Grisham

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The Prince and the King is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The Prince and the King Michael Gurian

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The world of King Arthur and h... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The King of the Fields is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The King of the Fields Isaac Bashevis Singer

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

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Pillar of Fire: America in the... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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King to Be is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King to Be Geoffrey Trease

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King Conan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King Conan Robert E. Howard

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The Once and Future King is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Pale Kings and Princes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Pale Kings and Princes Robert B. Parker

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The King in Yellow is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The King in Yellow Robert W. Chambers

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Anna and the King of Siam is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Anna and the King of Siam Margaret Landon

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King of the Wind is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King of the Wind Marguerite Henry

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

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King of the Vagabonds: The Bar... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The End of Kings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The End of Kings William Everdell

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The King James Bible is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The King James Bible Phyllis Corzine

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The story of King Arthur and o... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The king in jeopardy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Cabbages and kings is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Nat King Cole is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Nat King Cole Daniel Mark Epstein

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King Stork is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King Stork Howard Pyle

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Miko Kings is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Miko Kings LeAnne Howe

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Drag King Dreams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Drag King Dreams Leslie Feinberg

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Gods, Sages and Kings is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Gods, Sages and Kings David Frawley

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King David is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King David Kyle Baker

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House of the Tiger King is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Where Football Is King is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Where Football Is King Christopher J. Walsh

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The story of King Arthur and h... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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A Connecticut Yankee in King A... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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King Jesus is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King Jesus Robert Graves

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The Way of Kings is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The Way of Kings Brandon Sanderson

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Henderson the Rain King is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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King John is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King John William Shakespeare

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Martin Luther King is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Martin Luther King Ed Clayton

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King James I is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
King James I Hugh Ross Williamson

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The Two Kings and the Two Laby... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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The Suicide King is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
The Suicide King Robert Joseph Levy

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The Mambo Kings Play Songs of ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Prince Zaleski and Cummings Ki... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title

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Star King is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 50+ Good Books With King in the Title
Star King Jack Vance