The Most Significant SF and Fantasy Books

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The SF Book Club's "The Most Significant SF & Fantasy Books of the Last 50 Years (1953-2002)"

1 The Lord of the Rings J. R. R. Tolkien
2 The Foundation Trilogy Isaac Asimov
3 Dune Frank Herbert
4 Stranger in a Strange Land Robert A. Heinlein
5 A Wizard of Earthsea Ursula K. Le Guin
6 Neuromancer William Gibson
7 Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke
8 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K. Dick
9 The Mists of Avalon Marion Zimmer Bradley
10 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury
11 The Book of the New Sun Gene Wolfe
12 A Canticle for Leibowitz Walter M. Miller Jr.
13 The Caves of Steel Isaac Asimov
14 Children of the Atom Wilmar Shiras
15 Cities in Flight James Blish
16 The Colour of Magic Terry Pratchett
17 Dangerous Visions Harlan Ellison
18 Deathbird Stories Harlan Ellison
19 The Demolished Man Alfred Bester
20 Dhalgren Samuel R. Delany
21 Dragonflight Anne McCaffrey
22 Ender's Game Orson Scott Card
23 The First Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever Stephen R. Donaldson
24 The Forever War Joe Haldeman
25 Gateway Frederik Pohl
26 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone J.K. Rowling
27 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams
28 I Am Legend Richard Matheson
29 Interview with the Vampire Anne Rice
30 The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin
31 Little, Big John Crowley
32 Lord of Light Roger Zelazny
33 The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick
34 Mission of Gravity Hal Clement
35 More Than Human Theodore Sturgeon
36 The Rediscovery of Man Cordwainer Smith
37 On the Beach Nevil Shute
38 Rendezvous with Rama Arthur C. Clarke
39 Ringworld Larry Niven
40 Rogue Moon Algis J. Budrys
41 The Silmarillion J. R. R. Tolkien
42 Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut
43 Snow Crash Neal Stephenson
44 Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner
45 The Stars My Destination Alfred Bester
46 Starship Troopers Robert A. Heinlein
47 Stormbringer Michael Moorcock
48 The Sword of Shannara Terry Brooks
49 Timescape Gregory Benford
50 To Your Scattered Bodies Go Philip Jose Farmer