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Books That Changed Me

Description: There are some books, not all great literature, that changed the way you thought about something in your life. Share these important books with others.

Members: 36 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
56,870 members, 893 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (1), dianeham (1), paulamaine (1), ahef1963 (1), Mithalogica (1), ByronDB (2), enrique_molinero (3), Cynfelyn (5), aulsmith (15), Moomin_Mama, Oct326

Score: 37.49

2
14,512 members, 327 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: TheTowers (1), raperper (1), barney67 (2), ahef1963 (2), hipdeep (3), kageeh (3), JqnOC (5)

Score: 23.48

Explanations:

barney67 (2): Fred's magnanimity.

3
34,402 members, 535 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: HilaryS1947 (1), ooz2015 (1), paulamaine (2), TheTowers (2), barney67 (3), ahef1963 (5), ByronDB (6)

Score: 23

4
38,057 members, 503 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: anthony_barker (1), dianeham (2), barney67 (4), ByronDB (4), ahef1963 (8), Cynfelyn (9), Oct326

Score: 20.09

5
8,021 members, 92 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (1), kageeh (1), DorsVenabili (1), ByronDB (3), CorinneT (5)

Score: 17.71

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7,960 members, 84 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: Cynfelyn (1), jeffza (1), Percevan (2), paulamaine (3), ByronDB (9), Oct326

Thumbs down: raperper

Score: 17.09

7
19,833 members, 246 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: HilaryS1947 (2), dianeham (3), JqnOC (4), ByronDB (5), CorinneT (6)

Score: 14.46

8
35,663 members, 301 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: JqnOC (1), souloftherose (2), raperper (2), ahef1963 (4)

Score: 13.56

9
54,583 members, 1,100 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2), Cynfelyn (4), HilaryS1947 (5), enrique_molinero (7), ahef1963 (25)

Score: 13.12

10
8,196 members, 226 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ByronDB (1), dianeham (4), barney67 (5), ahef1963 (9)

Score: 11.81

Explanations:

barney67 (5): Does history occur in cycles?

11
40,752 members, 691 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (1), HilaryS1947 (3), ahef1963 (21), Pencils

Score: 11.74

12
18,105 members, 268 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: Cynfelyn (2), Percevan (3), ByronDB (8), Oct326

Score: 11.16

13
14,023 members, 217 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: HilaryS1947 (4), Percevan (5), CorinneT (8), ahef1963 (12)

Score: 10.03

15
52,888 members, 864 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: dianeham (6), ByronDB (7), barney67 (8), ahef1963 (14)

Score: 9.46

16
25,936 members, 672 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Mithalogica (2), ahef1963 (3), Dilara86 (6)

Score: 8.96

17
19,730 members, 607 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: kageeh (2), JqnOC (3), ahef1963 (6)

Score: 8.96

18
9,443 members, 109 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: dianeham (7), Mithalogica (8), HilaryS1947 (14), ahef1963 (18)

Score: 8.85

19
8,161 members, 109 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: enrique_molinero (1), ByronDB (11), aulsmith (12)

Score: 8.35

20
33,251 members, 285 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: raperper (3), barney67 (7), Pencils

Score: 8.33

Explanations:

barney67 (7): Importance of myth.

21
4,045 members, 68 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (2), kageeh (5), aulsmith (11)

Score: 8.24

22
90,592 members, 1,428 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: JqnOC (2), ahef1963 (7), ByronDB (10)

Score: 8.07

23
40,614 members, 596 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (4), enrique_molinero (6), HilaryS1947 (12)

Score: 7.53

24
15,311 members, 157 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: TheTowers (3), ahef1963 (17), Oct326

Score: 7.39

25
540 members, 19 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: bohemima (1), SqueakyChu (2)

Score: 7.36

26
7,559 members, 127 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: enrique_molinero (4), aulsmith (8), ahef1963 (19)

Score: 7.12

27
15,799 members, 726 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: paulamaine (4), dianeham (8), ahef1963 (28)

Score: 6.95

28
56,213 members, 1,025 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: starfishian (6), HilaryS1947 (10), ahef1963 (16)

Score: 6.81

29
15,262 members, 151 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: Mithalogica (5), barney67 (14), Oct326 (15)

Score: 6.78

Explanations:

barney67 (14): Taught me to watch my back.

30
4,112 members, 55 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (7), ahef1963 (20), Oct326

Score: 6.73

31
6,108 members, 157 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (2), Mithalogica (3)

Score: 6.4

32
12,405 members, 284 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: vancouverdeb (1), HilaryS1947 (8)

Score: 6.38

33
345 members, 2 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: estern (1), Oct326

Score: 6.38

35
5,310 members, 193 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), HilaryS1947 (15)

Score: 6.03

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123 members, 0 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: estern (2), barney67 (6)

Score: 5.92

Explanations:

barney67 (6): Refutation of J.S. Mill.

37
24,358 members, 341 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: CorinneT (2), HilaryS1947 (7)

Score: 5.82

38
27,394 members, 502 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (3), Cynfelyn (6)

Score: 5.6

39
2,195 members, 17 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: bohemima (2), aulsmith (14)

Score: 5.43

40
3,616 members, 55 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (3), ahef1963 (10)

Score: 5.29

41
3,218 members, 23 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: kageeh (4), aulsmith (10)

Score: 5.08

42
1,676 members, 44 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (5), HilaryS1947 (13)

Score: 4.78

43
27,494 members, 501 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: CorinneT (7), ahef1963 (13)

Score: 4.57

44
30,029 members, 396 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: dianeham (9), ahef1963 (11)

Score: 4.51

45
30,348 members, 849 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (5), ahef1963 (26)

Score: 4.45

46
50,172 members, 849 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: HilaryS1947 (9), ahef1963 (23)

Score: 4.14

47
11,827 members, 242 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: barney67 (9), ahef1963 (29)

Score: 4.03

Explanations:

barney67 (9): The first book that ignited my imagination when I was a kid.

48
21,094 members, 374 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: starfishian (1)

Score: 4

49
16,728 members, 233 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: CorinneT (1)

Score: 4

50
7,956 members, 163 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1)

Score: 4

51
1,666 members, 31 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1)

Score: 4

52
1,343 members, 35 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: Percevan (1)

Score: 4

53
587 members, 17 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: 4leschats (1)

Score: 4

54
497 members, 8 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1)

Score: 4

55
336 members, 6 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: barney67 (1)

Score: 4

Explanations:

barney67 (1): Almost made me a vegetarian.

57
2,160 members, 15 reviews
4.46 stars (4.46 stars)

Lists: barney67 (10), ahef1963 (30)

Score: 3.96

Explanations:

barney67 (10): Eliot taught me what poetry could be.

58
10,110 members, 176 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (13), ahef1963 (24)

Score: 3.91

59
3,428 members, 36 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: enrique_molinero (2)

Score: 3.36

60
1,775 members, 44 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2)

Score: 3.36

61
716 members, 20 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (2)

Score: 3.36

62
164 members, 18 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2)

Score: 3.36

63
151 members, 4 reviews
4.57 stars (4.57 stars)

Lists: starfishian (2)

Score: 3.36

64
10,804 members, 290 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (3)

Score: 3.04

65
2,253 members, 59 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: Cynfelyn (3)

Score: 3.04

66
1,379 members, 24 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: bohemima (3)

Score: 3.04

67
1,052 members, 31 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: starfishian (3)

Score: 3.04

68
677 members, 14 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: CorinneT (3)

Score: 3.04

70
233 members, 12 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (3)

Score: 3.04

71
4,846 members, 65 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Pencils

Score: 2.83

72
3,320 members, 39 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: Percevan (4)

Score: 2.83

73
2,329 members, 30 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4)

Score: 2.83

74
1,650 members, 25 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: Pencils

Score: 2.83

75
1,505 members, 36 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: starfishian (4)

Score: 2.83

76
1,193 members, 7 reviews
4.6 stars (4.6 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (4)

Score: 2.83

77
592 members, 39 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

78
299 members, 3 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (4)

Score: 2.83

79
110 members, 5 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: Pencils

Score: 2.83

81
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: Mithalogica (4)

Score: 2.83

82
17,200 members, 299 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: enrique_molinero (5)

Score: 2.68

83
5,574 members, 51 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5)

Score: 2.68

84
1,332 members, 15 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: starfishian (5)

Score: 2.68

85
898 members, 7 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5)

Score: 2.68

86
2,657 members, 30 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Score: 2.56

88
867 members, 23 reviews
4.46 stars (4.46 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6)

Score: 2.56

90
37 members, 0 reviews

Lists: Mithalogica (6)

Score: 2.56

91
16,156 members, 235 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: Cynfelyn (7)

Score: 2.46

92
6,536 members, 141 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (7)

Score: 2.46

93
2,316 members, 34 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (7)

Score: 2.46

94
77 members, 1 review
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: Mithalogica (7)

Score: 2.46

95
51 members, 0 reviews
4.86 stars (4.86 stars)

Lists: Pencils (7)

Score: 2.46

96
3,350 members, 75 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: Oct326

Score: 2.38

97
3,277 members, 91 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Cynfelyn (8)

Score: 2.38

98
2,143 members, 33 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: Oct326

Score: 2.38

99
1,667 members, 28 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (8)

Score: 2.38

100
1,537 members, 37 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (8)

Score: 2.38

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Started by: SqueakyChu (February 2012)

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