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The Best Books With Moon in the Title

Updated October 13, 2018 716 votes 94 voters 9.3k views

It turns out that books with moon in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 100+ good books with moon in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that many of these titles are books about natural satellites known as moons, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word moon in the title.

Books with moon in the title include New Moon by Stephenie Meyer, Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, and The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein. If you have a favorite moon 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 moon in the name, it belongs on this list.

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    Goodnight Moon

    Margaret Wise Brown

    First Published1947

    SubjectsMoon, Rabbits, Classics, Animal

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    The Moon Is Down

    John Steinbeck

    First Published1942

    SubjectsDrama, United States of America

    Genres (Book)Novel

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    The Hungry Moon

    Ramsey Campbell

    First Published1986

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Fantasy

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    Nine Chains to the Moon

    Buckminster Fuller

    SubjectsTechnology, Future

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    Walk Two Moons

    Sharon Creech

    First Published1994-06-30

    SubjectsAdolescence, Classics, Friendship, Family, United States of America

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction, Young adult literature

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    SubjectsMythology, North America, United States of America, Folklore, Native Americans in the United States

    Genres (Book)Children's literature

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    Sing Down the Moon

    Scott O'Dell

    First Published1970

    Subjects19th century, United States of America, Places

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

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    First Published1865

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Novel, Scientific romance, Science Fiction

    Original LanguageFrench Language

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    Wolf Mountain Moon

    Terry C. Johnston

    Genres (Book)Western, Fiction

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    SubjectsChina, Visionary, Family, United States of America, Asia

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

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    First Published1966

    SubjectsSocial revolution, Self-governance, American science fiction, Colonialism, Colonization of the Moon

    Genres (Book)Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    Sailor Moon 6

    Naoko Takeuchi

    SubjectsGraphic novel, Young adult, Manga, Comics

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

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    SubjectsAnimal

    Genres (Book)Picture book

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    Gardens of the Moon

    Steven Erikson

    First Published1999-04-01

    SubjectsEpic film, Literature, Classics, Adventure

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    The Cold Moon

    Jeffery Deaver

    First Published2006-05

    Genres (Book)Thriller, Fiction

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    First Published1998

    SubjectsAmerican science fiction

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Horror Film, Short story, Fantasy

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    Moon Tiger

    Penelope Lively

    First Published1987

    SubjectsLiterary, Egypt, British Cuisine

    Genres (Book)Fiction, Novel

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    Fool Moon

    Jim Butcher

    First Published2001-01-01

    SubjectsWizards

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Crime Fiction, Horror Film, Fiction, Science Fiction

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    Full Moon

    P. G. Wodehouse

    First Published1947-05-22

    SubjectsLiterary, England

    Genres (Book)Comic novel, Mystery, Fiction, Comedy

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    The Moon Maid

    Edgar Rice Burroughs

    First Published1926-02-06

    SubjectsMoon, Adventure

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    The Moon Scroll

    Tony Abbott

    SubjectsAdventure, Time travel

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

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    SubjectsCanada, Literary

    Genres (Book)Fiction

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    Carolina moon

    Nora Roberts

    SubjectsMurder, Adult, South Carolina

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Speculative fiction, Suspense, Fiction

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    SubjectsMoon, Adventure

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

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    Moon over water

    Debbie Macomber

    SubjectsMexico

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Fiction