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Book awards: NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books

Book awards by cover

Works (100)

TitlesOrder
The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien1
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams2
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card3
The Dune Collection: Dune / Dune Messiah / Children of Dune / God Emperor of Dune / Heretics of Dune / Chapterhouse Dune by Frank Herbert4
A Song of Ice and Fire 1-5: A Game of Thrones, a Clash of Kings, a Storm of Swords, a Feast for Crows, a Dance with Dragons by George R. R. Martin5
1984 by George Orwell6
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury7
The Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov8
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley9
American Gods by Neil Gaiman10
The Princess Bride by William Goldman11
The Wheel of Time (Boxed Set #1) by Robert Jordan12
Animal Farm by George Orwell13
Neuromancer by William Gibson14
Watchmen by Alan Moore15
I, Robot by Isaac Asimov16
Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein17
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss18
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut19
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley20
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick21
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood22
The Dark Tower. I–VII by Stephen King23
2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke24
The Stand: The Complete and Uncut Edition by Stephen King25
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson26
The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury27
Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut28
The Sandman: Slipcase Box Set, Vol. 1-10 by Neil Gaiman29
A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess30
Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein31
Watership Down by Richard Adams32
Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey33
The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein34
A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr.35
The Time Machine by H. G. Wells36
20,000 Leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne37
Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes38
The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells39
The Great Book of Amber by Roger Zelazny40
The Belgariad by David Eddings41
The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley42
The Mistborn Trilogy by Brandon Sanderson43
Ringworld by Larry Niven44
The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin45
The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien46
The Once and Future King by T. H. White47
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman48
Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke49
Contact by Carl Sagan50
The Hyperion Cantos 4-Book Bundle: Hyperion, The Fall of Hyperion, Endymion, The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons51
Stardust by Neil Gaiman52
Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson53
World War Z by Max Brooks54
The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle55
The Forever War by Joe Haldeman56
Small Gods by Terry Pratchett57
The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever by Stephen Donaldson58
Shards of Honor by Lois McMaster BujoldVorkosigan Saga, 59
Going Postal by Terry Pratchett60
The Mote in God's Eye by Larry Niven61
The Sword of Truth Series 1-12 by Terry Goodkind62
The Road by Cormac McCarthy63
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke64
I Am Legend by Richard Matheson65
Magician by Raymond E. FeistThe Riftwar Saga, 66
The Sword of Shannara Trilogy by Terry Brooks67
The Complete Chronicles of Conan by Robert E. Howard68
The Farseer Trilogy by Robin Hobb69
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger70
The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson71
Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne72
Homeland by R. A. SalvatoreThe Legend of Drizzt, 73
Old Man's War by John Scalzi74
The Diamond Age by Neal Stephenson75
Rendezvous With Rama by Arthur C. Clarke76
Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline CareyKushiel's Legacy, 77
The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin78
Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury79
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire80
The Complete Malazan Book of the Fallen by Steven Erikson81
The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde82
The Culture, Books 1-10 (Consider Phlebas ∙ The Player of Games ∙ Use of Weapons ∙ The State of the Art ∙ Excession ∙ Inversions ∙ Look to Windward ∙ Matter ∙ Surface Detail ∙ The Hydrogen Sonata) by Iain M. Banks83
The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart84
Anathem by Neal Stephenson85
Codex Alera Complete Series by Jim Butcher86
The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe87
Star Wars: The Thrawn Omnibus by Timothy Zahn88
Outlander, Books 1-8 by Diana Gabaldon89
The Elric Saga, Part I and II by Michael MoorcockThe Elric Saga, 90
The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury91
Sunshine by Robin McKinley92
A Fire upon the Deep by Vernor Vinge93
The Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov94
The Martian Tales Trilogy: A Princess of Mars / The Gods of Mars / The Warlord of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs95
Lucifer's Hammer by Larry Niven96
Doomsday Book by Connie Willis97
Perdido Street Station by China Miéville98
A Spell for Chameleon by Piers AnthonyThe Xanth Series, 99
The Space Trilogy by C. S. Lewis100

Award description

From NPR:  "More than 5,000 of you nominated. More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. The winners of NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction and Fantasy survey are an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles."

http://www.npr.org/2011/08/11/1390858...

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