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This is a list of NOVELS that realistically portray science in fiction. There may be some overlap with science fiction but, for the most part, books on this list should portray science and scientists in the real world (as opposed to a speculative or future world). This list does NOT include nonfiction.
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3.86 avg rating — 142,088 ratings
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4.08 avg rating — 361,461 ratings
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3.49 avg rating — 222 ratings
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4.05 avg rating — 108,615 ratings
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3.62 avg rating — 102,584 ratings
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3.86 avg rating — 111,916 ratings
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3.72 avg rating — 74,171 ratings
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3.87 avg rating — 42,689 ratings
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4.08 avg rating — 261,722 ratings
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4.06 avg rating — 33 ratings
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3.92 avg rating — 3,925 ratings
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3.73 avg rating — 141,547 ratings
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3.61 avg rating — 2,527 ratings
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3.84 avg rating — 117,171 ratings
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3.67 avg rating — 4,570 ratings
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4.18 avg rating — 286,418 ratings
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3.56 avg rating — 103 ratings
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3.91 avg rating — 10,023 ratings
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3.96 avg rating — 32,353 ratings
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3.59 avg rating — 111 ratings
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3.69 avg rating — 11,341 ratings
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4.03 avg rating — 29,590 ratings
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3.94 avg rating — 7,457 ratings
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3.74 avg rating — 34,932 ratings
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4.01 avg rating — 329,972 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 50,439 ratings
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3.69 avg rating — 72,457 ratings
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3.21 avg rating — 67 ratings
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3.47 avg rating — 119 ratings
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3.91 avg rating — 11,722 ratings
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3.78 avg rating — 10,169 ratings
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3.88 avg rating — 5,609 ratings
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3.96 avg rating — 266 ratings
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3.69 avg rating — 33,436 ratings
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3.62 avg rating — 542 ratings
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133 books · 57 voters · list created February 24th, 2011 by Kristina Simon (votes) .
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Comments (showing 1-2 of 2) (2 new)

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message 1: by Nicola (new)

Nicola Removed two non fiction books from this list (The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus and one about dinosaurs)


message 2: by Kristina Simon (new)

Kristina Simon Nicola wrote: "Removed two non fiction books from this list (The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus and one about dinosaurs)"

Thanks, Nicola!


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