Some memorable books

I compiled this list a few years ago, and it’s missing a few books since then.  I’ll come back and add the ones I missed later.

1) Inferno – Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle – Fantasy/religious

2) Magic Kingdom for Sale – Terry Brooks – Fantasy

3) Neverwhere – Neil Gaiman – Modern Fantasy (read this now)

4) American Gods – Neil Gaiman – Modern Fantasy

5) Fallen Angels – Larry Niven, Jerry P., Michael Flynn – SF

6) The Adept – Katherine Kurtz & Deborah Harris – Modern Fantasy

7) Homeland – R.A. Salvatore – Fantasy

8) Pawn of Prophecy – David Eddings – Fantasy !

9) Midshipman’s Hope – David Feintuch – SF

10) The Alienist – Calib Carr – Historical Mystery (superb)

11) The Exorcist – William Peter Blatty – Horror

12) Magician’s Apprentice – Raymond E. Feist – Fantasy

13) Jumper – Steven Ghould – Fantasy/Supernatural/Thriller (?)

14) Replay – Ken Grimwood – Fantasy/Supernatural/Thriller (?)

15) Dayworld – Phillip Jose Farmer – SF

16) Songs of Earth and Power – Greg Bear – Modern Fantasy

17) The Truth Machine – James Halperin – SF

18) Apropos of Nothing – Peter David – Funny Fantasy

19) The Cuckoo’s Egg – Cliff Stohl – True Crime (this was like crack for me)

20) Starhunt – David Gerrold – SF

21) Venus – Ben Bova – SF

22) Heart of the Comet – Gregory Benford – SF

23) Sorcerer’s Son – Phyllis Eisenstein – Fantasy (Anything by her, really)


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