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What are the top 100 science-fiction and fantasy books ever written? This is an argument that will go on until the end of time with buffs of both these genres. NPR came up with their list of the Best 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books. So, do you agree with the choices? Was there a book left off? Vote for the scifi and fantasy books that you believe are the absolute best. Add any shows that you believe deserve votes, and of course, feel free to re-rank this list of books in the order you think is correct.

Many of the books listed here are classics. Most people can agree that The Lord of the Rings, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe, 1984, Fahrenheit 451 and A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire are amazing works of literature and considered not only some of  the best science fiction books, but maybe the best books ever.

Here is your chance to vote for your favorite science fiction and fantasy book and you can rerank these books as feel you deem to be correct. There are plenty of great options to choose from so vote and rerank to go along with your own opinion.
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1
650 161
The Lord of the Rings is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
J. R. R. Tolkien - 1

2
569 156
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

3
533 150
Dune is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Frank Herbert - 4

4
421 103
Nineteen Eighty-Four is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
George Orwell - 6

5
559 164
Ender's Game is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Orson Scott Card - 3

6
361 90
I, Robot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Isaac Asimov - 16

7
364 98
The foundation trilogy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Isaac Asimov - 8

8
351 105
Fahrenheit 451 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Ray Bradbury - 7

9
314 92
The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
William Goldman - 11

10
288 81
The Time Machine is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
H. G. Wells - 36

11
283 79
The War of the Worlds is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
H. G. Wells - 59

12
295 86
Do Androids Dream of Electric ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

13
314 96
Starship Troopers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Robert A. Heinlein - 31

14
293 89
Brave New World is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Aldous Huxley - 9

15
294 90
Stranger in a Strange Land is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Robert A. Heinlein - 17

16
409 157
A Song of Ice and Fire is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
George R. R. Martin - 5

17
297 99
American Gods is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Neil Gaiman - 10

18
278 89
Dragonflight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Anne McCaffrey - 33

19
291 97
Animal Farm is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
George Orwell

20
243 73
2001: A Space Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Arthur C. Clarke - 34

21
273 92
The Stand is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Stephen King - 25

22
301 118
The Wheel of Time is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Robert Jordan - 12

23
216 72
Ringworld is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Larry Niven - 44

24
216 74
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Jules Verne - 37

25
221 81
Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Mary Shelley - 20