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20th Century Greatest Hits

Description: Nominate one book from each decade in the 20th century that belongs on a "greatest hits" list. Add your own favorites or vote the best selections up.

Members: 12 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
67,776 members, 937 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), bethielouwho (1), arrwa (1), JqnOC (1), raperper (2)

Thumbs down: kageeh

Score: 17.36

2
58,055 members, 1,158 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: tanhome (1), ahef1963 (2), bethielouwho (2), kageeh (4)

Score: 13.56

3
42,575 members, 641 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1), ahef1963 (3), JqnOC (3), bethielouwho (4)

Score: 12.91

4
60,052 members, 962 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: JqnOC (2), kageeh (3), ahef1963 (4), susiesharp (5)

Score: 11.91

5
14,487 members, 437 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: kageeh (1), susiesharp (1), ahef1963 (5)

Score: 10.68

6
17,267 members, 256 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: arrwa (2), jeffza (2), ahef1963 (6)

Score: 9.28

7
11,570 members, 244 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: kageeh (2), susiesharp (6), ahef1963 (7)

Score: 8.38

8
37,915 members, 736 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: bethielouwho (3), susiesharp (4), ahef1963 (8)

Score: 8.25

9
9,670 members, 146 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: raperper (3), Bretzky1 (7), ahef1963 (9)

Score: 7.81

10
53,134 members, 901 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: jeffza (1), kageeh (5), ahef1963 (10)

Thumbs down: arrwa

Score: 6.92

11
31,502 members, 415 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: tanhome (2), Bretzky1 (2)

Score: 6.73

12
39,443 members, 394 reviews
4.52 stars (4.52 stars)

Lists: raperper (1), ahef1963 (11)

Score: 6.2

13
6,588 members, 107 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: eromsted (1), ahef1963 (12)

Score: 6.15

14
25,786 members, 353 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: tanhome (3), Bretzky1 (3)

Score: 6.08

15
24,832 members, 566 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (2), ahef1963 (13)

Score: 5.47

16
25,885 members, 262 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: tanhome (5), ahef1963 (14)

Score: 4.74

17
36,392 members, 564 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: JqnOC (4), tanhome (4)

Thumbs down: ahef1963

Score: 3.66

18
5,795 members, 67 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: eromsted (2)

Score: 3.36

19
3,060 members, 61 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (3)

Score: 3.04

20
2,933 members, 55 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: eromsted (3)

Score: 3.04

21
12,185 members, 223 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (4)

Score: 2.83

22
2,986 members, 25 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: eromsted (4)

Score: 2.83

23
2,087 members, 66 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: raperper (4)

Score: 2.83

24
8,376 members, 100 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: eromsted (5)

Score: 2.68

25
5,227 members, 47 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (5)

Score: 2.68

26
814 members, 21 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: raperper (5)

Score: 2.68

27
11,983 members, 148 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (6)

Score: 2.56

28
6,884 members, 111 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: eromsted (6)

Score: 2.56

29
5,214 members, 78 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: raperper (6)

Score: 2.56

30
3,197 members, 56 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (8)

Score: 2.38

31
6,689 members, 92 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (15)

Thumbs down: raperper

Score: 0.03

32
27,462 members, 411 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Thumbs down: Bretzky1

Score: < 0

33
1,927 members, 51 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Thumbs down: Bretzky1

Score: < 0

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (February 2012)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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