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List of The 100 Favorite Novels of Librarians

Type: Preset list created by smcwl

Description: Based on the Book Award: The 100 Favorite Novels of Librarians

Based on bookaward: The 100 Favorite Novels of Librarians

Members: 13 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date | CK Order
1
53,164 members, 896 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (1), ahef1963 (1), kara.shamy (1), thecoroner (2), bethanyseeley (3), BonnieJune54 (3), merrystar (13), smcwl (23), amanda4242 (29)

Score: 27.1

2
17,657 members, 368 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5), bethanyseeley (6), thecoroner (7), FranzK72 (10), BonnieJune54 (11), smcwl (11), amanda4242 (24), kara.shamy (26), merrystar (29)

Score: 19.63

3
37,102 members, 540 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (3), thecoroner (4), kara.shamy (4), ahef1963 (7), bethanyseeley (7), BonnieJune54 (13), smcwl (14), merrystar (26)

Score: 19.56

4
16,102 members, 355 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), bethanyseeley (2), BonnieJune54 (2), ahef1963 (3), kara.shamy (22), merrystar (28), amanda4242 (28)

Score: 19.09

5
43,408 members, 716 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), bethanyseeley (4), kara.shamy (6), BonnieJune54 (7), thecoroner (12), FranzK72 (15), smcwl (16), amanda4242 (25)

Score: 18.64

6
30,739 members, 428 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (1), BonnieJune54 (1), amanda4242 (1), ahef1963 (2), hipdeep (5), smcwl (12)

Thumbs down: merrystar

Score: 18.19

7
37,914 members, 730 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: smcwl (2), hipdeep (3), bethanyseeley (5), ahef1963 (6), merrystar (12), thecoroner (17), amanda4242 (17)

Score: 17.72

8
10,427 members, 240 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (2), thecoroner (3), BonnieJune54 (6), kara.shamy (9), amanda4242 (9), smcwl (19), merrystar (25)

Score: 17.28

9
26,252 members, 285 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (5), thecoroner (5), ahef1963 (8), kara.shamy (10), bethanyseeley (11), BonnieJune54 (20), amanda4242 (30)

Score: 15.78

10
14,652 members, 200 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (6), FranzK72 (9), ahef1963 (9), bethanyseeley (12), kara.shamy (18), smcwl (18), BonnieJune54 (22)

Score: 15.06

11
9,431 members, 110 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (7), thecoroner (10), kara.shamy (13), merrystar (15), ahef1963 (16), BonnieJune54 (21), smcwl (22)

Score: 14.56

12
59,358 members, 1,070 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), kara.shamy (8), FranzK72 (11), amanda4242 (11), BonnieJune54 (14), ahef1963 (21)

Score: 13.75

13
10,800 members, 236 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (2), thecoroner (13), FranzK72 (14), merrystar (16), ahef1963 (17), bethanyseeley (17)

Score: 13.48

14
23,049 members, 411 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (9), smcwl (9), ahef1963 (13), merrystar (14), BonnieJune54 (16), kara.shamy (23)

Score: 12.62

15
55,315 members, 895 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (6), smcwl (7), FranzK72 (12), thecoroner (14), bethanyseeley (19), ahef1963 (22), merrystar (27), BonnieJune54 (40)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy, hipdeep

Score: 12.34

16
6,865 members, 97 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: smcwl (1), BonnieJune54 (8), kara.shamy (15), thecoroner (18), merrystar (30)

Score: 12.06

17
26,129 members, 343 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (10), smcwl (13), ahef1963 (15), BonnieJune54 (18), kara.shamy (19), merrystar (32)

Score: 11.93

18
67,833 members, 931 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4), bethanyseeley (8), amanda4242 (8), ahef1963 (12), BonnieJune54 (15), smcwl (15)

Thumbs down: FranzK72

Score: 11.8

19
14,505 members, 436 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (5), amanda4242 (5), ahef1963 (11), kara.shamy (11), smcwl (17)

Score: 11.71

20
34,194 members, 527 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (2), hipdeep (6), BonnieJune54 (9), ahef1963 (14)

Score: 10.3

21
12,224 members, 189 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: smcwl (4), bethanyseeley (13), ahef1963 (20), BonnieJune54 (27), merrystar (31)

Score: 10.28

22
10,480 members, 162 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (4), amanda4242 (4), smcwl (6), ahef1963 (10), kara.shamy (27)

Thumbs down: FranzK72

Score: 10.22

23
10,260 members, 199 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), kara.shamy (14), FranzK72 (20), thecoroner (22), ahef1963 (36)

Score: 9.9

24
25,802 members, 355 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (8), FranzK72 (16), kara.shamy (16), BonnieJune54 (23), amanda4242 (33)

Score: 9.87

25
17,700 members, 396 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), bethanyseeley (18), kara.shamy (28), ahef1963 (31), BonnieJune54 (38)

Score: 9.66

26
29,673 members, 554 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (14), thecoroner (15), FranzK72 (18), bethanyseeley (22), ahef1963 (26)

Score: 9.66

27
15,275 members, 239 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), merrystar (18), BonnieJune54 (19), ahef1963 (27)

Score: 9.61

28
58,054 members, 1,158 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4), BonnieJune54 (10), amanda4242 (12), ahef1963 (18)

Score: 9.17

29
5,951 members, 120 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (16), merrystar (19), amanda4242 (21), ahef1963 (30), BonnieJune54 (35)

Score: 9.14

30
27,790 members, 385 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (5), smcwl (8), BonnieJune54 (12), ahef1963 (19)

Score: 9.12

31
4,204 members, 107 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), aulsmith (2), ahef1963 (42)

Score: 8.94

32
12,013 members, 347 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), merrystar (22), BonnieJune54 (46), ahef1963 (53)

Score: 8.87

33
20,895 members, 416 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2), kara.shamy (12), BonnieJune54 (31), ahef1963 (37)

Score: 8.83

34
7,901 members, 105 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (6), thecoroner (9), kara.shamy (17), BonnieJune54 (33)

Score: 8.5

35
10,392 members, 232 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), kara.shamy (24), merrystar (33), BonnieJune54 (37)

Score: 8.46

36
3,384 members, 70 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: jasmaynard (2), dara85 (3), BonnieJune54 (24)

Score: 8.21

37
29,067 members, 539 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2), amanda4242 (3), merrystar (17), ahef1963 (23)

Thumbs down: FranzK72

Score: 8.2

38
12,281 members, 157 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (8), bethanyseeley (14), ahef1963 (24), BonnieJune54 (29)

Score: 7.98

39
30,576 members, 578 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: merrystar (9), amanda4242 (13), bethanyseeley (21), ahef1963 (34)

Score: 7.94

40
13,506 members, 258 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (10), BonnieJune54 (17), smcwl (21), ahef1963 (25)

Score: 7.88

41
28,365 members, 508 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7), FranzK72 (19), BonnieJune54 (28), ahef1963 (33)

Score: 7.78

42
15,166 members, 236 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (11), FranzK72 (13), merrystar (20), ahef1963 (46)

Score: 7.73

43
24,033 members, 829 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (15), amanda4242 (16), kara.shamy (21), ahef1963 (28)

Score: 7.64

44
17,996 members, 242 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (8), thecoroner (20), bethanyseeley (25), BonnieJune54 (43)

Score: 7.62

45
28,633 members, 794 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (15), thecoroner (19), ahef1963 (29), BonnieJune54 (32)

Score: 7.35

46
34,122 members, 506 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (1), FranzK72 (4), merrystar (8)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 7.21

47
3,171 members, 67 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), merrystar (6), ahef1963 (45)

Score: 7.14

48
2,753 members, 58 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: merrystar (10), bethanyseeley (26), ahef1963 (43), BonnieJune54 (50)

Score: 7.09

49
15,167 members, 201 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), BonnieJune54 (25), ahef1963 (32)

Score: 6.51

50
27,932 members, 1,328 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: dara85 (4), bethanyseeley (28), ahef1963 (49)

Score: 6.08

51
3,060 members, 61 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: jasmaynard (1), kara.shamy (20)

Score: 5.89

52
2,620 members, 28 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: dara85 (5), bethanyseeley (30), ahef1963 (51)

Score: 5.88

53
2,091 members, 56 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (16), smcwl (20), FranzK72 (21)

Score: 5.76

54
13,141 members, 341 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: smcwl (10), BonnieJune54 (30), ahef1963 (35)

Score: 5.6

55
17,905 members, 366 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (19), merrystar (21), BonnieJune54 (34)

Score: 5.44

56
20,974 members, 645 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (18), bethanyseeley (23), ahef1963 (38)

Score: 5.38

57
17,021 members, 821 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (20), kara.shamy (25), ahef1963 (39)

Score: 5.28

58
12,863 members, 169 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (22), BonnieJune54 (36), ahef1963 (40)

Score: 5.07

59
39,474 members, 392 reviews
4.52 stars (4.52 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (24), ahef1963 (41), BonnieJune54 (42)

Score: 4.96

60
3,575 members, 49 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), BonnieJune54 (26)

Score: 4.81

61
28,706 members, 525 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (34), BonnieJune54 (39), ahef1963 (44)

Score: 4.81

62
7,233 members, 343 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (7), bethanyseeley (20)

Score: 4.35

63
31,513 members, 413 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (7), thecoroner (21)

Score: 4.33

64
15,839 members, 215 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: smcwl (5), merrystar (24), BonnieJune54 (41)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 4.06

65
31,977 members, 887 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: merrystar (11), ahef1963 (57)

Score: 3.65

66
17,073 members, 319 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (22), amanda4242 (32)

Score: 3.53

67
16,529 members, 294 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (17), ahef1963 (58)

Score: 3.42

68
17,173 members, 311 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (23), BonnieJune54 (44)

Score: 3.38

69
10,061 members, 236 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (23), ahef1963 (47)

Score: 3.35

70
14,170 members, 139 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (26), ahef1963 (48)

Score: 3.29

71
14,242 members, 504 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (29), ahef1963 (50)

Score: 3.23

72
3,402 members, 44 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: jasmaynard (3)

Score: 3.04

73
14,486 members, 257 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (45), ahef1963 (52)

Score: 3.03

74
6,685 members, 133 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (48), ahef1963 (54)

Score: 3

75
4,721 members, 75 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (49), ahef1963 (55)

Score: 2.98

76
21,827 members, 353 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (27), amanda4242 (31), ahef1963 (56)

Thumbs down: hipdeep

Score: 2.91

77
3,272 members, 116 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: merrystar (23)

Score: 1.83

78
15,121 members, 281 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (27)

Score: 1.76

79
9,160 members, 109 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (47)

Score: 1.53

80
1,659 members, 44 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (51)

Score: 1.5

81
10,660 members, 157 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (59)

Score: 1.44

82
10,764 members, 184 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (60)

Score: 1.44

83
10,537 members, 148 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (61)

Score: 1.43

84
6,382 members, 103 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (62)

Score: 1.43

85
4,719 members, 87 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (63)

Score: 1.42

86
4,508 members, 72 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (64)

Score: 1.41

87
11,085 members, 170 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Score: 0

88
8,293 members, 153 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Score: 0

89
5,889 members, 173 reviews
4.56 stars (4.56 stars)

Score: 0

90
5,814 members, 70 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Score: 0

91
5,252 members, 62 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Score: 0

92
2,998 members, 62 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Score: 0

93
2,903 members, 73 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Score: 0

94
2,190 members, 43 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Score: 0

95
1,807 members, 61 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Score: 0

97
17,962 members, 306 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: < 0

98
2,389 members, 29 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
99
1,077 members, 15 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
100
798 members, 31 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)
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About this list

Started by: smcwl (September 2015)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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