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The Books United States 

The best album by The Books is The Lemon Of Pink which is ranked number 1,828 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 1,010.

The Books is ranked number 769 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 2,249.

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The Books best albums

The following albums by The Books are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1.

The Lemon Of PinkUnited States The Books
Year of Release:2003Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 2003:46Rank Score:1,010
Rank in 2000s393Overall Rank:1,828
Average Rating:  78/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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2.

Thought For FoodUnited States The Books
Year of Release:2002Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 2002:60Rank Score:580
Rank in 2000s653Overall Rank:2,831
Average Rating:  75/100 (86 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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3.

The Way OutUnited States The Books
Year of Release:2010Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 2010:69Rank Score:426
Rank in 2010s408Overall Rank:3,589
Average Rating:  75/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Lost And SafeUnited States The Books
Year of Release:2005Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2005:154Rank Score:232
Rank in 2000s1,435Overall Rank:5,800
Average Rating:  75/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Music For A French Elevator And Other Short Format OdditiesUnited States The Books
Year of Release:2006Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 2006:1,895Rank Score:1
Rank in 2000s17,929Overall Rank:70,420
Average Rating:  74/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

A Dot In Time
Compilation
United States The Books
Year of Release:2012
Rank in 2012:None
Rank in 2010sNone
Average Rating:  73/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 769

This may not be a complete discography for The Books. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

The Books best tracks

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1.There Is No There
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 83/100 (19 votes)
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2.The Story Of Hip Hop
(from the album The Way Out)
 82/100 (12 votes)
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3.That Right Ain't Shit
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 82/100 (17 votes)
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4.Lemon of Pink
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 82/100 (20 votes)
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5.Motherless Bastard
(from the album Thought For Food)
 82/100 (6 votes)
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6.Thankyoubranch
(from the album Thought For Food)
 81/100 (6 votes)
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7.Take Time
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 81/100 (18 votes)
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8.Getting the Done Job
(from the album Thought For Food)
 81/100 (6 votes)
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9.All Bad Ends All
(from the album Thought For Food)
 81/100 (6 votes)
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10.Enjoy Your Worries, You May Never Have Them Again
(from the album Thought For Food)
 80/100 (8 votes)
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11.Tokyo
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 80/100 (17 votes)
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12.Chain Of Missing Links
(from the album The Way Out)
 79/100 (10 votes)
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13.True Story of True Love
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 79/100 (13 votes)
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14.Smells Like Content
(from the album Lost And Safe)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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15.S Is for Evrysing
(from the album The Lemon Of Pink)
 79/100 (15 votes)
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16.All You Need Is A Wall
(from the album The Way Out)
 79/100 (9 votes)
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17.I Am Who I Am
(from the album The Way Out)
 79/100 (9 votes)
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18.I Didn't Know That
(from the album The Way Out)
 79/100 (9 votes)
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19.Excess Straussess
(from the album Thought For Food)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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20.All Our Base Are Belong to Them
(from the album Thought For Food)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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The Books ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 9 votes)
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80/100
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73/100
 
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75/100
 
85/100
11/10/2014 21:50
81/100

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