My Favorite Authors (and their best books)

A Listmania! list by opy666 (Salt Lake City, UT)
 
Faith Among Shadows
1.  Faith Among Shadows by Malcolm Leal
The list author says:
  "Possibly the best book I've ever read."
$17.99   Used & New from: $0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Sgt. Rock: Last Warrior Standing
2.  Sgt. Rock: Last Warrior Standing by Rocky Olson
The list author says:
  "My second favorite book."
$14.08   Used & New from: $3.19
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (88 customer reviews)

Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos)
3.  Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos) by Dan Simmons
The list author says:
  "the other 3 Hyperion books are also excellent, as are his horror books"
$5.03   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,182 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

From the Teeth of Angels
4.  From the Teeth of Angels by Jonathan Carroll
The list author says:
  "No one  uses words as powerfully as Carroll...simple dialogue becomes magic"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

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Mirror Dance (Miles Vorkosigan Adventures)
5.  Mirror Dance (Miles Vorkosigan Adventures) by Lois McMaster Bujold
The list author says:
  "The best of space opera...witty, funny, action filled, everything you could ask for...Miles is my favorite science fiction character...period"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

The Anubis Gates
6.  The Anubis Gates by Tim Powers
The list author says:
  "hard to describe...sort of modern mythological fantasy...amazing and original"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (170 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Riddle-Master
7.  Riddle-Master by Patricia A. McKillip
The list author says:
  "My favorite pure fantasy author...no one writes as beautifully as Mckillip,  her books are poetry"
$15.16   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (167 customer reviews)

A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 3)
8.  A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 3) by George R. R. Martin
The list author says:
  "book 3 of  "A Song of Ice and Fire"...possibly the best fantasy series I have ever read (unfortunately books 4 and 5 were not up to the same standard as the first 3)"
$23.33   Used & New from: $11.49
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,174 customer reviews) | 14 customer discussions

The Forge of God
9.  The Forge of God by Greg Bear
The list author says:
  "the best hard science fiction author I have found"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (133 customer reviews)

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Someplace to Be Flying
10.  Someplace to Be Flying by Charles de Lint
The list author says:
  "his urban fantasy is original and always entertaining"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

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Boy's Life
11.  Boy's Life by Robert R. McCammon
The list author says:
  "one of my all time favorite books, by Horror's best author...check out "swan song" also."
$8.09   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (598 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story
12.  Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story by Christopher Moore
The list author says:
  "wonderful stories with great wit and humor...often laugh out loud funny"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (283 customer reviews)

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Storm Front (Dresden Files)
13.  Storm Front (Dresden Files) by Jim Butcher
The list author says:
  "Not actually his best book, but the first in the series (of 12), which is possibly my favorite series ever...smart, sexy, funny, action-packed, clever, original...everything you could ask for and then some."
$8.72   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,268 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, Book 1)
14.  The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, Book 1) by Suzanne Collins
$14.34   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21,908 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Fablehaven
15.  Fablehaven by Brandon Mull
$6.59
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (498 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Odd Thomas: An Odd Thomas Novel
16.  Odd Thomas: An Odd Thomas Novel by Dean Koontz
$12.50   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,212 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Spin
17.  Spin by Robert Charles Wilson
$8.09   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (303 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, No. 1)
18.  Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, No. 1) by Lee Child
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,790 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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Perdido Street Station
19.  Perdido Street Station by China Miéville
$7.19   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (478 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Book of Jhereg
20.  The Book of Jhereg by Steven Brust
The list author says:
  "Vlad is one of my favorite literary characters."
$13.83   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (67 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Lengthy HG sporking by Farla and Whitley-Birks 0 Apr 25, 2014
"Dune" & "Thomas Covenant" fan seeking more great reads 9 Mar 3, 2014
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No Kindle Version?? 2 May 15, 2013
Does A Song of Ice and Fire Ever Get Less Depressing? 6 Apr 8, 2013
Least fave characters in a Song of Fire and Ice 26 Mar 13, 2013
Book Four and Low Ratings (Possible Spoilers) 1 Jan 22, 2013
The Shrike vs Neo 0 Jan 13, 2013
Who were the two? (spoiler?) 4 Jan 11, 2013
 
   

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