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The Best Books With Sun in the Title  

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

Books with sun in the title include The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway, The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe, and Empire of the Sun by J. G. Ballard. If you have a favorite sun 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 sun in the name, it belongs on this list.

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The Sun Is My Undoing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Marguerite Steen
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The Dark Side of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Terry Pratchett
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The sun king is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
David Ignatius
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A Thousand Splendid Suns is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Khaled Hosseini
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I, the Sun is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Janet Morris
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Mortal Suns is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Tanith Lee
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Sun and Shadow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Åke Edwardson
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The Urth of the New Sun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
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The Trap and A Dance in the Su... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
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The Book of the New Sun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
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Sun dogs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Robert Olen Butler
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Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Michael Crichton
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Black Sun is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Edward Abbey
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Born of the sun is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Gillian Cross, Joseph Diescho
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A Fire in the Sun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
George Alec Effinger
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Don't Bite the Sun is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Tanith Lee
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Musicians of the sun is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Gerald McDermott
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The Strength of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Catherine Chidgey
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Reich Of The Black Sun is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Joseph P. Farrell
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Black Sun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Geoffrey Wolff
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The Midnight Sun is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Karl Edward Wagner
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Black Sun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Terry C. Johnston
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First He made the sun is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Harriet Ziefert
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One is the sun is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Patricia Nell Warren
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The little soul and the sun is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With Sun in the Title
Neale Donald Walsch