5,392 total votes
The War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel by English author H. G. Wells. It first appeared in serialized form in 1897, published simultaneously in Pearson's Magazine in the UK and Cosmopolitan magazine in the US. The first appearance in book form was published by William Heinemann of London in 1898. It is the first-person narrative of an unnamed protagonist in Surrey and that of his younger brother in London as Earth is invaded by Martians. Written betw...

... more on Wikipedia

The War of the Worlds is ranked on...

#54 of 1,209 People who voted for The War of the Worlds... also upvote Lord of the Rings Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time also upvote Indiana Jones Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time The Best Novels Ever Written 187.2k votes This is the ultimate list of the best novels of all time, which is based on influence, originality, popularity, and personal...
#67 of 179 The Greatest Horror Books of All Time 28.1k votes The greatest horror books of all time are books that make the hair on the back of your neck stand up just from the rustle of...
#14 of 99 NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction & Fantasy Books 11.9k votes What are the top 100 science-fiction and fantasy books ever written? This is an argument that will go on until the end of ti...
#10 of 56 The Best Free eBooks 1.3k votes The best free eBooks include a multitude of classics. These free books are available in the public domain, allowing you to d...
#1 of 25 The Best Alien Contact Novels 414 votes Humanity has long been fascinated with the idea of life on other planets. What would happen if extraterrestrials got close e...
#33 of 100 35+ Books Everybody Lies About Reading 631.2k votes As you slide comfortably into being an adult, one fact quickly becomes evident: everyone is a big fat liar, especially when ...
#2 of 36 The Best H. G. Wells Books 482 votes List of the best H. G. Wells books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critica...
#28 of 99 The Best Books With War in the Title 130 votes It turns out that books with war in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with war in the ti...
#21 of 99 The Best Books With World in the Title 112 votes It turns out that books with world in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with world in th...