Culture The Best Books With Shadow in the Title  

Ranker Books
128 votes 15 voters 1.8k views

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

Books with shadow in the title include Death's Shadow by Darren Shan, The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, and The Shadow Line by Joseph Conrad. If you have a favorite shadow 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 shadow in the name, it belongs on this list.

Ranker may collect a commission from links on this page. Prices & inventory are accurate as of publish date.
list ordered by

1
4 0
The Shadow of the Wind is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Carlos Ruiz Zafón

2
4 0
Shadow of a Dark Queen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Raymond E. Feist

3
4 1
The Return of the Shadow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
J. R. R. Tolkien

4
3 0
Diamonds in the Shadow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Caroline B. Cooney

5
3 0
Peter and the Shadow Thieves is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Ridley Pearson, Dave Barry

6
3 0
The shadow riders is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Louis L'Amour

7
3 0
Shadow Patriots is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Lucia St. Clair Robson

8
3 0
The long shadow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Daniel Pipes

9
3 1
Sunlight and shadow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Cameron Dokey

10
2 0
The shadow of the wolf is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Gloria Whelan

11
2 0
Shadow Play is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Frances Fyfield

12
2 0
The Shadow University: The Bet... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title

13
2 0
The Outstretched Shadow is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Mercedes Lackey

14
2 0
A Shadow in Summer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Daniel Abraham

15
2 0
Images and Shadows is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Iris Origo

16
2 0
Shadow Game is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Christine Feehan

17
2 0
Shadow of the Almighty is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Elisabeth Elliot

18
2 0
Wolf in the Shadows is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Marcia Muller

19
3 2
Shadow Country is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Peter Matthiessen

20
2 1
Sick of shadows is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Marion Chesney

21
2 1
The Shadow of the Torturer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title

22
2 1
Ender's Shadow is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Orson Scott Card

23
2 1
Garden of Shadows is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
V. C. Andrews

24
2 1
Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Michael Reaves

25
2 1
Shadows on the Hudson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With Shadow in the Title
Isaac Bashevis Singer