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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
653 161
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
569 157
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

3
534 150
Dune is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Frank Herbert
4

4
423 103
Nineteen Eighty-Four is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
George Orwell
6

5
560 164
Ender's Game is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Orson Scott Card
3

6
362 90
I, Robot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Isaac Asimov
16

7
366 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
290 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
284 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
315 96
Starship Troopers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Robert A. Heinlein
31

13
295 86
Do Androids Dream of Electric ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

14
294 89
Brave New World is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Aldous Huxley
9

15
295 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
413 157
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
300 99
American Gods is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Neil Gaiman
10

18
279 89
Dragonflight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Anne McCaffrey
33

19
292 97
Animal Farm is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
George Orwell

20
244 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
275 92
The Stand is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Stephen King
25

22
303 118
The Wheel of Time is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Robert Jordan
12

23
217 72
Ringworld is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
Larry Niven
44

24
218 74
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

25
225 83
The Belgariad is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
David Eddings
41