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50 Best Fiction Books of All Time


Our goal: Gather the most accurate and trustworthy list of Fiction books on the internet.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Fiction books" and click on the top 4 articles.
2. Find every book mentioned in 2+ articles and average their rankings.
3. Deliver them all neatly to you here! 😊

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1

    1984

    George Orwell

    Appears in 4 articles
  2. 2

    War And Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

    Appears in 4 articles
  3. 3

    Don Quixote

    Miguel De Cervantes

    Appears in 4 articles
  4. 4

    The Hobbit

    J.R.R. Tolkien

    Appears in 3 articles
  5. 5
    Appears in 3 articles
  6. 6
    Appears in 3 articles
  7. 7

    Brave New World

    Aldous Huxley

    Appears in 3 articles
  8. 8

    Jane Eyre

    Charlotte Bronte

    Appears in 3 articles
  9. 9

    Frankenstein

    Mary Shelley

    Appears in 3 articles
  10. 10
    Appears in 3 articles
  11. 11

    Ulysses

    James Joyce

    Appears in 3 articles
  12. 12

    The Great Gatsby

    F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Appears in 3 articles
  13. 13

    Crime and Punishment

    Fyodor Dostoyevsky

    Appears in 3 articles
  14. 14

    The Hobbit

    J. R. R. Tolkien

    Appears in 3 articles
  15. 15

    Great Expectations

    Charles Dickens

    Appears in 3 articles
  16. MOST RECOMMENDED!
    16

    The Alchemist

    Paulo Coelho

    Appears in 2 articles
  17. 17

    The Handmaid's Tale

    Margaret Atwood

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
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    Fahrenheit 451

    Ray Bradbury

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
  22. 22

    Dracula

    Bram Stoker

    Appears in 2 articles
  23. 23

    The Road

    Cormac McCarthy

    Appears in 2 articles
  24. 24

    The Bell Jar

    Sylvia Plath

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
  26. 26

    The Little Prince

    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    Appears in 2 articles
  27. 27

    Beloved

    Toni Morrison

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
  29. 29

    Moby Dick

    Herman Melville

    Appears in 2 articles
  30. 30

    A Tale of Two Cities

    Charles Dickens

    Appears in 2 articles
  31. 31

    Anna Karenina

    Leo Tolstoy

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
  35. 35

    Gulliver's Travels

    Jonathan Swift

    Appears in 2 articles
  36. 36

    Candide

    Voltaire

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
  38. 38

    Midnight's Children

    Salman Rushdie

    Appears in 2 articles
  39. 39

    The Sound and the Fury

    William Faulkner

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
  41. 41

    The Old Man and the Sea

    Ernest Hemingway

    Appears in 2 articles
  42. 42

    Wuthering Heights

    Emily Brontë

    Appears in 2 articles
  43. 43

    Lolita

    Vladimir Nabokov

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
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    One Hundred Years of Solitude

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Appears in 2 articles
  46. 46

    Anne of Green Gables

    L. M. Montgomery

    Appears in 2 articles
  47. 47

    The Brothers Karamazov

    Fyodor Dostoyevsky

    Appears in 2 articles
  48. 48

    Les Miserables

    Victor Hugo

    Appears in 2 articles
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    Appears in 2 articles
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    Gone With the Wind

    Margaret Mitchell

    Appears in 2 articles

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