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PBS The Great American Read

Description: List of America’s 100 most-loved books brought to you by The Great American Read.

http://www.pbs.org/the-great-american-read/books/#/

Please do not add additional books to this list.

Based on bookaward: PBS The Great American Read

Members: 16 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date | CK Order
1
22,568 members, 260 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (1), benfulton (1), gypsysmom (1), Dreesie (1), ahef1963 (2), rretzler (2), kootibkiteer (3), aethercowboy (6), hipdeep (9), Bretzky1 (10), dara85 (17)1 more, BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 34.59

2
54,544 members, 912 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (2), benfulton (2), Dreesie (3), merrystar (4), kootibkiteer (5), mrmapcase (9), ahef1963 (11), hipdeep (12), Bretzky1 (14), dara85 (15), rretzler (22)4 more, amanda4242 (38), aethercowboy (47), gypsysmom (59), BonnieJune54

Score: 34.19

3
61,749 members, 986 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), aethercowboy (1), rretzler (1), gypsysmom (2), kootibkiteer (4), Bretzky1 (6), amanda4242 (9), mrmapcase (10), merrystar (16), BonnieJune54 (51)

Score: 28.8

4
29,531 members, 533 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: kootibkiteer (1), gypsysmom (3), kara.shamy (7), ahef1963 (8), Dreesie (9), amanda4242 (10), hipdeep (11), rretzler (17), aethercowboy (37), BonnieJune54

Score: 23.96

5
18,426 members, 377 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Dreesie (2), benfulton (3), ahef1963 (3), gypsysmom (4), rretzler (4), aethercowboy (9), hipdeep (10), amanda4242 (11), merrystar (17), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 23.56

6
99,540 members, 1,629 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (2), kara.shamy (4), merrystar (7), benfulton (8), amanda4242 (13), dara85 (16), rretzler (24), Dreesie (29), gypsysmom (33), aethercowboy (50), BonnieJune54 (52)

Score: 23.33

Explanations:

aethercowboy (50): This is the first book in the Harry Potter series.

7
29,844 members, 551 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (3), benfulton (4), merrystar (5), hipdeep (7), ahef1963 (9), gypsysmom (10), Dreesie (10), mrmapcase (11), rretzler (25), BonnieJune54 (48), aethercowboy (54)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 22.79

8
59,646 members, 1,185 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), hipdeep (3), gypsysmom (7), Dreesie (7), ahef1963 (7), kara.shamy (20), rretzler (38), amanda4242 (42), aethercowboy (93), BonnieJune54

Score: 21.56

9
25,071 members, 867 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: dara85 (4), amanda4242 (5), benfulton (5), rretzler (10), kara.shamy (14), merrystar (18), aethercowboy (22), Dreesie (23), gypsysmom (26), BonnieJune54 (38)

Score: 21.49

10
18,365 members, 378 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (4), benfulton (7), merrystar (8), amanda4242 (12), dara85 (12), rretzler (21), aethercowboy (44), gypsysmom (47), BonnieJune54

Score: 18.65

11
18,647 members, 408 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2), rretzler (6), dara85 (11), aethercowboy (12), Dreesie (14), gypsysmom (15), ahef1963 (15), BonnieJune54

Score: 18.14

12
13,873 members, 243 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), Dreesie (4), ahef1963 (4), kara.shamy (8), amanda4242 (14), aethercowboy (90), BonnieJune54

Score: 17.14

13
26,475 members, 366 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (4), gypsysmom (8), Dreesie (8), hipdeep (14), kara.shamy (18), amanda4242 (39), aethercowboy (45), BonnieJune54

Score: 16.48

14
32,520 members, 1,849 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), rretzler (8), Dreesie (16), gypsysmom (17), ahef1963 (17), aethercowboy (17), BonnieJune54

Score: 16.03

15
28,576 members, 334 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Dreesie (11), mrmapcase (12), gypsysmom (12), ahef1963 (12), hipdeep (16), kara.shamy (19), aethercowboy (46), BonnieJune54

Score: 15.84

16
13,696 members, 359 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: rretzler (5), benfulton (6), aethercowboy (11), gypsysmom (13), Dreesie (13), ahef1963 (14), BonnieJune54

Score: 15.45

17
32,210 members, 425 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (2), mrmapcase (5), hipdeep (5), rretzler (9), gypsysmom (11), aethercowboy (20)

Score: 15.11

18
44,573 members, 734 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1), kara.shamy (6), gypsysmom (20), rretzler (28), amanda4242 (34), aethercowboy (59), BonnieJune54

Score: 15.03

19
28,389 members, 478 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (8), merrystar (10), mrmapcase (13), kara.shamy (16), rretzler (33), gypsysmom (53), aethercowboy (77), BonnieJune54

Score: 14.98

20
17,274 members, 381 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (2), hipdeep (2), amanda4242 (7), gypsysmom (9), mrmapcase (20), BonnieJune54 (53)

Score: 14.87

21
29,733 members, 837 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (17), Bretzky1 (17), kara.shamy (21), gypsysmom (21), Dreesie (21), rretzler (23), aethercowboy (49), BonnieJune54

Score: 14.62

22
12,397 members, 355 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), aethercowboy (5), merrystar (6), ahef1963 (10), gypsysmom (19), BonnieJune54

Score: 14.5

23
60,823 members, 1,092 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), benfulton (11), kara.shamy (12), amanda4242 (19), rretzler (34), gypsysmom (57), aethercowboy (80), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: Dreesie

Score: 14.45

24
10,144 members, 155 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (4), gypsysmom (6), Dreesie (6), ahef1963 (6), dara85 (14), BonnieJune54 (54)

Score: 14.04

25
59,295 members, 1,192 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (6), dara85 (8), benfulton (12), rretzler (13), Dreesie (26), gypsysmom (29), aethercowboy (30), amanda4242 (41)

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 13.98

26
26,614 members, 264 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: benfulton (9), rretzler (11), merrystar (19), aethercowboy (23), Dreesie (24), gypsysmom (27), BonnieJune54 (44)

Score: 13.36

27
30,979 members, 576 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (2), merrystar (21), rretzler (29), Dreesie (36), gypsysmom (37), BonnieJune54 (55), aethercowboy (63)

Score: 13.1

28
37,953 members, 548 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (5), merrystar (14), mrmapcase (15), rretzler (40), gypsysmom (61), aethercowboy (100), BonnieJune54

Score: 12.8

29
14,964 members, 453 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (6), kara.shamy (11), dara85 (21), rretzler (36), gypsysmom (54), aethercowboy (82), BonnieJune54

Score: 12.8

30
15,039 members, 337 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (7), kara.shamy (15), Dreesie (20), amanda4242 (22), gypsysmom (62), aethercowboy (91), BonnieJune54

Score: 12.69

31
13,038 members, 231 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5), gypsysmom (14), hipdeep (15), amanda4242 (18), aethercowboy (19), BonnieJune54

Score: 12.37

32
37,313 members, 1,195 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: dara85 (3), rretzler (12), Dreesie (25), gypsysmom (28), aethercowboy (29), BonnieJune54

Score: 12.18

33
21,563 members, 291 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4), gypsysmom (5), Dreesie (5), Bretzky1 (11), aethercowboy (31)

Score: 12.07

34
12,226 members, 150 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), Bretzky1 (5), Dreesie (18), aethercowboy (58), BonnieJune54

Score: 11.81

35
56,507 members, 905 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (15), merrystar (15), Bretzky1 (16), Dreesie (17), gypsysmom (18), aethercowboy (21), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 11.58

36
15,072 members, 255 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: merrystar (9), benfulton (10), rretzler (16), aethercowboy (36), gypsysmom (45), BonnieJune54

Score: 11.48

Explanations:

aethercowboy (36): This is the first published book in Asimov's Foundation series.

37
10,237 members, 886 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (1), hipdeep (6), Dreesie (19), rretzler (35), aethercowboy (81)

Score: 11.45

38
28,794 members, 800 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (7), ahef1963 (13), merrystar (22), amanda4242 (37), rretzler (41), BonnieJune54 (56)

Score: 11.08

39
21,641 members, 277 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Dreesie (12), hipdeep (13), Bretzky1 (15), amanda4242 (20), BonnieJune54 (42), aethercowboy (84)

Score: 11.07

40
25,801 members, 402 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (9), mrmapcase (16), kara.shamy (22), amanda4242 (26), gypsysmom (30), aethercowboy (72)

Score: 11.01

41
9,906 members, 857 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: kootibkiteer (2), benfulton (13), mrmapcase (14), gypsysmom (22), aethercowboy (69)

Score: 10.77

42
16,815 members, 174 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: merrystar (11), kara.shamy (23), amanda4242 (24), gypsysmom (48), aethercowboy (48), BonnieJune54

Score: 10.61

43
46,752 members, 3,156 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: benfulton (15), rretzler (26), amanda4242 (33), Dreesie (33), gypsysmom (36), aethercowboy (55), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 9.98

Explanations:

aethercowboy (55): This is the first book in the Hunger Games series.

44
14,228 members, 503 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: dara85 (22), amanda4242 (23), rretzler (32), BonnieJune54 (39), Dreesie (40), aethercowboy (76)

Score: 9.9

45
8,733 members, 88 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (8), amanda4242 (16), benfulton (16), rretzler (27), aethercowboy (56)

Score: 9.6

46
16,983 members, 308 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Dreesie (15), aethercowboy (15), gypsysmom (16), ahef1963 (16), BonnieJune54 (50)

Score: 9.57

47
21,497 members, 654 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (9), Bretzky1 (12), amanda4242 (29), gypsysmom (32), aethercowboy (79)

Score: 9.21

48
28,264 members, 422 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: merrystar (13), rretzler (14), mrmapcase (19), benfulton (20), amanda4242 (28), aethercowboy (33), gypsysmom (58)

Thumbs down: Dreesie, Bretzky1

Score: 8.84

49
14,866 members, 1,274 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: dara85 (13), rretzler (20), kara.shamy (27), Dreesie (28), gypsysmom (31), aethercowboy (43)

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 8.75

50
31,041 members, 495 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: dara85 (6), Dreesie (39), gypsysmom (60), aethercowboy (70), BonnieJune54

Score: 8.72

51
13,239 members, 120 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (10), gypsysmom (40), Dreesie (41), aethercowboy (78), BonnieJune54

Score: 8.51

52
40,344 members, 396 reviews
4.53 stars (4.53 stars)

Lists: benfulton (14), rretzler (31), gypsysmom (51), aethercowboy (67), BonnieJune54

Score: 8.4

53
5,654 members, 115 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: rretzler (3), dara85 (5), aethercowboy (8), mrmapcase (17)

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 8.06

Explanations:

aethercowboy (8): The first book in the Alex Cross Mysteries series.

54
12,803 members, 197 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: merrystar (20), rretzler (30), Dreesie (37), gypsysmom (38), aethercowboy (64), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 7.99

55
33,289 members, 386 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (8), gypsysmom (23), aethercowboy (28), BonnieJune54

Score: 7.68

56
28,879 members, 1,367 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: dara85 (10), rretzler (19), Dreesie (27), aethercowboy (41)

Score: 7.5

57
8,180 members, 88 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (4), merrystar (23), gypsysmom (55), aethercowboy (85)

Score: 7.44

58
10,461 members, 407 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (18), aethercowboy (18), gypsysmom (24), kara.shamy (28)

Score: 7.43

59
15,192 members, 236 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (8), benfulton (22), amanda4242 (31), aethercowboy (61)

Score: 7.35

60
8,442 members, 146 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (7), amanda4242 (32), aethercowboy (42), gypsysmom (46)

Score: 7.25

61
10,330 members, 242 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: benfulton (19), aethercowboy (24), amanda4242 (27), gypsysmom (41)

Score: 7.06

62
17,796 members, 319 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: benfulton (17), aethercowboy (27), gypsysmom (43), BonnieJune54

Score: 7.03

63
14,903 members, 266 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (25), aethercowboy (26), gypsysmom (42), BonnieJune54

Score: 6.87

64
23,786 members, 1,383 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: dara85 (9), Dreesie (32), gypsysmom (35), aethercowboy (53), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 6.86

65
11,530 members, 492 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (17), Dreesie (30), BonnieJune54 (45), aethercowboy (51)

Score: 6.72

Explanations:

aethercowboy (51): This is the first book in the Hatchet series.

66
15,586 members, 310 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (13), amanda4242 (36), rretzler (37), aethercowboy (86)

Score: 6.68

67
17,622 members, 838 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (18), kara.shamy (26), gypsysmom (52), aethercowboy (75)

Score: 6.56

Explanations:

aethercowboy (75): Series.

68
9,592 members, 213 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: benfulton (21), amanda4242 (30), rretzler (39), aethercowboy (98)

Score: 6.45

69
17,846 members, 268 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (25), Dreesie (31), gypsysmom (34), aethercowboy (52), BonnieJune54

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 6.37

70
21,145 members, 344 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (3), gypsysmom (25), aethercowboy (95)

Score: 6.11

71
6,080 members, 181 reviews
4.55 stars (4.55 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (3), gypsysmom (50), aethercowboy (65)

Score: 5.95

72
8,695 members, 326 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), aethercowboy (40), BonnieJune54 (49), gypsysmom (56)

Thumbs down: Dreesie

Score: 5.6

73
12,055 members, 271 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: dara85 (7), BonnieJune54 (40), aethercowboy (73)

Score: 5.42

74
4,618 members, 145 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: rretzler (15), aethercowboy (35), gypsysmom (44)

Score: 5.23

75
14,404 members, 158 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: Dreesie (35), aethercowboy (60), BonnieJune54

Score: 4.82

76
18,289 members, 268 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (21), Dreesie (42), aethercowboy (87)

Score: 4.75

77
15,387 members, 286 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (3), amanda4242 (35)

Score: 4.68

78
1,504 members, 38 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Dreesie (34), BonnieJune54 (43), aethercowboy (57)

Score: 4.67

79
18,347 members, 312 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: rretzler (7), Bretzky1 (13), aethercowboy (14), benfulton (18)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy, weird_O

Score: 4.58

80
30,592 members, 871 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: dara85 (18), Dreesie (38), gypsysmom (39), aethercowboy (68)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy

Score: 4.55

81
4,083 members, 197 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (10), kara.shamy (24)

Score: 4.06

82
2,655 members, 111 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (16), Dreesie (22)

Score: 3.85

83
30,859 members, 953 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: rretzler (18), aethercowboy (38)

Score: 3.55

Explanations:

aethercowboy (38): This is the first book in Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series (the series is erroneously referred to as "Game of Thrones")

84
13,098 members, 641 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: dara85 (19), aethercowboy (66)

Score: 3.32

85
721 members, 88 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (39), BonnieJune54 (46)

Score: 3.14

86
3,350 members, 49 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (41), aethercowboy (92)

Score: 2.87

87
11,332 members, 201 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: rretzler (42), aethercowboy (99)

Score: 2.84

88
4,028 members, 79 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (47), aethercowboy (89)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

aethercowboy (89): Series.

89
5,706 members, 100 reviews
3.37 stars (3.37 stars)

Lists: benfulton (23), gypsysmom (49), aethercowboy (62)

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 2.76

Explanations:

aethercowboy (62): This is the first book in the Left Behind series.

90
47,928 members, 2,092 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (40), Dreesie (43), aethercowboy (94)

Thumbs down: weird_O

Score: 2.44

Explanations:

aethercowboy (94): Series.

91
2,013 members, 27 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (13)

Score: 2.11

92
918 members, 43 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (25)

Score: 1.79

93
281 members, 5 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (32)

Score: 1.68

94
114 members, 2 reviews
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (71)

Score: 1.38

Explanations:

aethercowboy (71): Referred to as The Mind Invaders on the list.

95
11,407 members, 523 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (83)

Score: 1.33

96
2,426 members, 91 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (88)

Score: 1.31

97
4,349 members, 89 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (96)

Score: 1.28

98
466 members, 3 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: aethercowboy (97)

Score: 1.28

Explanations:

aethercowboy (97): series

99
34,902 members, 520 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: merrystar (12), Dreesie (44), aethercowboy (74)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy, Bretzky1

Score: 1.07

100
7,947 members, 700 reviews
2.97 stars (2.97 stars)

Lists: dara85 (20), aethercowboy (34)

Thumbs down: kara.shamy, weird_O

Score: < 0

Explanations:

dara85 (20): First in the series

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