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Recommend the 20 best books you've read in the last five years

Description: A casual acquaintance is looking for ideas about books to read, but you don't know much about their tastes. Thinking back over your last five years of reading, which books would you recommend?

Members: 350 participating members (show all)

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28,822 members, 1,743 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: bnbsalvatore (1), chellerystick (1), cherylc (1), catiescarlette (1), RickyHaas (1), kamrie (1), klhorn (1), FKQG (1), Minneba (1), Begona (1), lmbix (1)43 more, m_island (1), marianoel (1), beckibell (1), LisaGregory (1), AvitaCosno (1), dawndouble (1), HelenGress (1), authordanagoodman (1), marthamwatson (1), MaggieFlo (2), Jillian_Kay (2), Tim.Looney (2), lynnrae523 (2), hgalligher (2), ThoughtPolice (2), melaniejayne (2), yourotherleft (2), JaneAustenNut (3), stephenis (3), booksinbed (3), 985077MA (3), KimarieBee (3), LisbethE (4), critterbug (4), LDVoorberg (4), bookworm12 (5), Volkertvos (5), cmtl (5), laluna179 (5), Krisbee (5), linlef (5), CarterPJ (6), JPodlaski (7), Peace2 (7), chgstrom (8), tina1969 (9), Risbom (9), kszr (10), shutch (14), myra.reads (16), myers3 (19), ahef1963 (45), martensgirl

Thumbs down: saucybetty, Selliers, KrisM, kidsread, lorannen, jtcarter, gypsysmom, Eowyn1

Score: 157.14

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54,053 members, 1,094 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Explanations:

lordcharles (13): In its time and place it was very important in having a white lawyer defend a black man. People had to understand that skin color is not painful. Watching a child caught between worlds was fundamental as well.… (more)

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13,441 members, 397 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: elainemberman (1), Somateria (1), kappasigma (1), jan48 (1), Fjumonvi (1), readinglife11 (1), booksinbed (1), sianpr (1), Simone2 (1), venus.radfordbell (1), JCBest (1)22 more, AngelGH (1), Winny99 (1), dkfgroup (1), Lyn5r (1), Minneba (2), mccin68 (2), stephenis (2), Canadian_Down_Under (2), pagewright (2), LenoreR (2), sbodmer (3), katie4098 (4), myers3 (6), tina1969 (7), bookworm12 (7), mishy215 (10), mmignano11 (10), Aerrin99 (10), generalkala (11), shutch (15), ahef1963 (18), citygirl

Thumbs down: grnman, lorannen, overdenise, KerryMcGuire

Score: 100.75

Explanations:

Somateria (1): My favourite novel of all time, first read at school many years ago, before I'd been to Cornwall. Re-read several times, most recently for a book club.… (more)

mishy215 (10): I've read this book twice seen the movie several times. I just love the suspenseful tone of the book.

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12,619 members, 337 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: ayaeckel (1), beebeereads (1), DougJ110 (1), CindyHam59 (1), unspuncapricorn (1), The_reading_swimmer (1), JuliaMaria (1), 47degreesnorth (1), tugrice (1), kiwidoc (1), Smits (1)18 more, Leida (1), bookwoman84 (1), johnpdeever (2), kappasigma (2), Mallc (2), unlucky (2), vixcoe (2), marthamwatson (2), sianpr (3), klhorn (4), brianc6 (5), lahochstetler (5), Minneba (7), fifthbusy (11), KrisM (12), mmignano11 (17), ahef1963 (44), sadbookgirl

Thumbs down: Somateria, zapzap, KerryMcGuire, Eowyn1

Score: 88.19

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9,755 members, 824 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: bookhobbyjapan (1), Mallc (1), Saultimate (1), keul (1), teeth (1), crookedcat (1), peterveen (1), emmendelson (1), kara.shamy (2), pathogenik (2), beebeereads (2)22 more, copperkid (2), staceyftwo (2), elainemberman (3), lmbix (3), njinthesun (3), nanlanglois (3), tina1969 (4), MaggieFlo (4), ucla70 (4), dianeham (5), baldosmum (5), Minneba (6), 985077MA (6), _Zoe_ (6), dawndouble (7), NancieLea (8), kszr (8), unspuncapricorn (9), CarterPJ (10), fifthbusy (12), myers3 (12), ahef1963 (29)

Thumbs down: grnman, Selliers, Kathy_Dyer, Krisbee, Eliz12, jaylcee, KarenFunt

Score: 86.28

7
25,363 members, 649 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)
8
7,857 members, 128 reviews
4.66 stars (4.66 stars)

Lists: grnman (1), jdyork74 (1), jeanie0510 (1), Firemind (1), sarahlpriest (1), druuska (1), steph40 (1), IrishSue (2), jackanthony (2), gilroy (2), kara.shamy (3)21 more, LenoreR (3), elainemberman (4), bookhobbyjapan (4), catiescarlette (4), bookworm12 (4), KatyBee (4), dawndouble (4), booksinbed (4), caseylondon (4), sbodmer (5), Jillian_Kay (5), 985077MA (5), Morphidae (6), Eowyn1 (8), shutch (9), Minneba (12), ncgraham (14), briarhills (20), mmignano11 (25), ahef1963 (43), citygirl

Thumbs down: ayaeckel, jaylcee, Martha8700, linlef, aulsmith, Broer

Score: 81.83

9
3,986 members, 249 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: alpiner (1), RobinBrz (1), maryzee (1), Christy.Riege (1), LenoreR (1), lmbix (2), tugrice (2), venus.radfordbell (2), hammockqueen (2), Winny99 (2), kappasigma (3)15 more, Morphidae (3), sbodmer (4), mccin68 (4), stephenis (4), Minneba (5), sdunford (5), LisbethE (5), caseylondon (5), kageeh (6), generalkala (7), Eowyn1 (9), myers3 (10), kxn11 (12), merrystar (14), ahef1963 (28)

Score: 77.61

10
6,793 members, 471 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: elizabethmkruis (1), tess_schoolmarm (1), gypsysmom (1), rretzler (2), gbelik (2), njinthesun (2), myra.reads (2), bmilla48 (3), bnbsalvatore (4), DougJ110 (4), cmtl (4)16 more, kappasigma (5), bookhobbyjapan (5), pdebolt (5), jennyo (5), RobinMG (6), shutch (7), cherylc (7), catiescarlette (7), Jillian_Kay (9), FKQG (9), MaggieFlo (10), klhorn (10), unlucky (12), IrishSue (17), sdunford (17), peterveen (19)

Thumbs down: sbodmer

Score: 72.73

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41,086 members, 1,102 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: elena.trintas (2), kootibkiteer (2), jeanie0510 (3), Elle10021 (3), pathogenik (4), cherylc (4), frenchmama (4), Saultimate (4), unspuncapricorn (4), bnbsalvatore (5), hawaiiimarg (5)18 more, FKQG (5), kappasigma (6), MaggieFlo (6), NancieLea (6), critterbug (6), sbodmer (7), IrishSue (7), shutch (8), teeth (8), PollyMig (8), laluna179 (9), Mallc (12), Peace2 (16), HelenGress (16), fifthbusy (16), dawndouble (17), kszr (18), martensgirl

Thumbs down: Guanhumara

Score: 71.87

12
7,180 members, 517 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: bmilla48 (1), fuzzy_pickle (1), TLDAV1967 (1), nanlanglois (1), hailelib (1), generalkala (1), kamrie (2), unspuncapricorn (2), PollyMig (2), laluna179 (2), FKQG (3)15 more, copperkid (3), jackanthony (3), Winny99 (3), kappasigma (4), Jillian_Kay (4), HelenGress (4), myers3 (4), mmignano11 (4), MaggieFlo (5), Mallc (6), bjappleg8 (7), chgstrom (7), Minneba (10), tess_schoolmarm (14), ahef1963 (20)

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks, jeanie0510, dawndouble, JuliaMaria, dkfgroup

Score: 70.11

13
13,737 members, 1,194 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: frenchmama (1), yolanda.herbst (1), pagewright (1), pjwest (1), richard_c (2), alpiner (2), authordanagoodman (2), critterbug (2), bookhobbyjapan (3), pathogenik (3), keul (3)15 more, teeth (3), melaniejayne (3), StefanieGeeks (3), MelanieTid (4), nanlanglois (4), Morphidae (5), Tim.Looney (5), Mallc (5), dawndouble (5), marthamwatson (5), lauralkeet (6), shutch (10), 985077MA (10), bookwoman84 (17), amysisson

Thumbs down: aoi_yerba, grnman, zapzap, jaylcee

Score: 69.94

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12,454 members, 1,136 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)
15
7,318 members, 597 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: Lynsey2 (1), PollyMig (1), Euryale (1), LouiseJones (1), DanZuke (2), cherylc (2), amyshaff (2), IrishSue (3), 47degreesnorth (3), bookwoman84 (4), elainemberman (5)14 more, catiescarlette (5), LenoreR (5), Lagnella (6), NancieLea (7), Mallc (7), Winny99 (7), HelenGress (7), CarolineMCarrico (8), dawndouble (8), WylieMaercklein (9), hailelib (10), Eowyn1 (13), citygirl (18), smasler

Thumbs down: jenrazzle, zapzap

Score: 67.03

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55,766 members, 1,017 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: JaneAustenNut (1), Dehinde (1), MelanieTid (1), amanaceerdh (1), Jencey (2), merrystar (2), Krisbee (2), Somateria (3), johnpdeever (3), JuliaMaria (3), FKQG (4)15 more, AnnaClaire (4), generalkala (4), lynnrae523 (5), sbodmer (6), Jillian_Kay (6), booksinbed (6), sianpr (6), Morphidae (7), MaggieFlo (8), Minthe (8), jackanthony (9), hailelib (9), mmignano11 (16), ahef1963 (41), citygirl

Thumbs down: Tovahn, grnman, aulsmith, KerryMcGuire

Score: 66.32

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41,638 members, 3,015 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)
18
7,013 members, 506 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: vwinsloe (1), KittyTwist (2), bookwoman84 (2), beebeereads (3), DougJ110 (3), tricia.devlin (3), johnpdeever (4), richard_c (4), crookedcat (4), cherylc (5), lmbix (5)15 more, elainemberman (6), bnbsalvatore (6), klhorn (6), Laura1124 (6), cmtl (7), PollyMig (7), copperkid (7), Volkertvos (8), sianpr (8), MaggieFlo (11), Mallc (11), HelenGress (12), dbsovereign (17), citygirl (17), smasler

Thumbs down: pdebolt, zapzap, KerryMcGuire, thebooklover1

Score: 60.77

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4,269 members, 353 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: MJC1946 (1), madhatter73 (2), kageeh (2), frenchmama (3), hawaiiimarg (4), copperkid (4), pathogenik (5), Elle10021 (5), teeth (5), HelenGress (5), kszr (5)13 more, LittleTaiko (6), IrishSue (6), baldosmum (6), dawndouble (6), kappasigma (7), Mallc (8), MaggieFlo (9), myers3 (9), 985077MA (11), eclecticdodo (17), CarterPJ (18), amysisson (21), ahef1963 (22)

Thumbs down: edwina4

Score: 60.3

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5,491 members, 157 reviews
4.56 stars (4.56 stars)

Lists: corleycorrea (1), mic_cee (1), accessit (1), joannawolotira (1), Crypto-Willobie (1), crookedcat (2), 47degreesnorth (2), mhhacker (2), KatyBee (3), PollyMig (4), melaniejayne (4)9 more, IrishSue (5), klhorn (5), myers3 (8), kappasigma (9), jackanthony (11), Minneba (13), mmignano11 (14), shutch (16), MsRoux

Score: 59.45

21
9,159 members, 901 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: LDVoorberg (1), DougJ110 (2), niquetteb (3), PollyMig (3), marthamwatson (3), lmbix (4), jackanthony (4), Peace2 (5), KatyBee (5), jdyork74 (6), elainemberman (7)15 more, Lagnella (7), caseylondon (7), Morphidae (8), Jillian_Kay (8), Mallc (9), bookworm12 (9), kappasigma (10), HelenGress (10), mhhacker (12), dawndouble (13), starfishian (13), fifthbusy (15), eclecticdodo (18), jjwilson61-wishlist (19), myers3 (20)

Thumbs down: zapzap, 47degreesnorth, revamanda, princessmonster

Score: 57.44

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4,909 members, 429 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: CarolineMCarrico (1), JSWBooks (1), starfishian (1), cmtl (1), elizabethmkruis (2), jennyo (2), zapzap (2), chgstrom (2), Dehinde (3), peterveen (3), vwinsloe (4)8 more, cherylc (6), klhorn (7), FKQG (7), kappasigma (8), unspuncapricorn (8), lauralkeet (9), Mallc (15), smasler

Score: 57.18

23
11,949 members, 209 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: dmsteyn (1), fredsmithx (1), ncgraham (1), rozymary (2), Laura1124 (2), JuliaMaria (2), cpg (2), audreyj (2), Lyn5r (2), lynnrae523 (4), johnpdeever (5)8 more, booksinbed (5), sianpr (5), bookhobbyjapan (7), sbodmer (8), mmignano11 (11), MaggieFlo (13), kappasigma (16), ahef1963 (21)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire, hilarykiley

Score: 52.04

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6,645 members, 463 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: pennyinsole (1), LisbethE (1), stephenis (1), susannelson (1), frenchmama (2), CarterPJ (2), cherylc (3), authordanagoodman (3), kszr (3), teeth (4), baldosmum (4)8 more, marthamwatson (4), beckibell (5), copperkid (5), HelenGress (6), mhhacker (11), amanaceerdh (12), mmignano11 (13), lmbix (17)

Thumbs down: Jukov, bmilla48, princessmonster

Score: 50.66

25
4,109 members, 371 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: hawaiiimarg (1), marjy.heath (1), tricia.devlin (1), cindyst2000 (1), bmilla48 (4), PollyMig (5), shutch (6), catiescarlette (6), pdebolt (7), teeth (7), nanlanglois (7)9 more, amanaceerdh (8), mhhacker (8), HelenGress (9), tina1969 (10), dawndouble (10), KimarieBee (10), kappasigma (11), Mallc (14), kristenl (15)

Thumbs down: unlucky, jaylcee

Score: 50.1

26
6,711 members, 328 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: rozymary (1), zumstein (1), gemhawker (1), mlmarcus (1), mishy215 (2), vixcoe (3), bookhobbyjapan (6), beckibell (6), mmignano11 (6), baldosmum (7), jackanthony (7)6 more, kszr (7), sdunford (8), Morphidae (10), _Zoe_ (11), kappasigma (15), smasler

Score: 48.55

27
8,643 members, 525 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Cariola (1), ayaeckel (2), Michael_Gibbons (3), Minthe (3), souloftherose (3), kara.shamy (4), peterveen (4), Crypto-Willobie (5), crookedcat (6), bjappleg8 (8), bookhobbyjapan (8)9 more, klhorn (9), PollyMig (10), kxn11 (11), hipdeep (11), kappasigma (14), sdunford (14), MaggieFlo (15), anglemark (19), Mallc (19)

Thumbs down: Morphidae, gypsysmom

Score: 47.08

28
20,770 members, 423 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: Dehinde (2), LisbethE (3), fifthbusy (4), NancieLea (5), mccin68 (5), critterbug (5), Tim.Looney (6), FKQG (6), Jillian_Kay (7), crookedcat (7), IrishSue (8)10 more, laluna179 (8), amanaceerdh (9), sianpr (10), unspuncapricorn (11), kappasigma (12), MaggieFlo (12), Mallc (13), dawndouble (14), HelenGress (15), kszr (17)

Thumbs down: sbodmer, KerryMcGuire, KarenFunt

Score: 45.27

29
13,575 members, 775 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: vixcoe (1), hilarykiley (1), hammockqueen (1), myers3 (1), caseylondon (1), mmignano11 (1), Aerrin99 (1), lahochstetler (1), HelenGress (2), sianpr (2), bytheseabchcmbr (3)6 more, IrishSue (4), Krisbee (4), Morphidae (9), Eowyn1 (10), kappasigma (13), ahef1963 (16)

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks, Marion_B, edwina4, BarakFever, princessmonster, GreenVelvet

Score: 44.09

Explanations:

GreenVelvet (0): I thought this book was really poorly written.

30
7,799 members, 294 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: jennyo (1), zapzap (1), Summ (1), Dilara86 (1), peterveen (2), souloftherose (2), AmourFou (2), linlef (4), Laura1124 (5), lmbix (6), Mallc (10)6 more, myra.reads (10), catiescarlette (11), Osbaldistone (12), kappasigma (17), cbl_tn (20), ahef1963 (48)

Thumbs down: shutch, LittleTaiko, KerryMcGuire

Score: 42.38

31
7,012 members, 447 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: JSWBooks (2), hestermaree (2), dianeham (4), RobinMG (5), beebeereads (5), bnbsalvatore (7), fifthbusy (8), bookhobbyjapan (9), lmbix (9), FKQG (10), NancieLea (10)8 more, IrishSue (11), klhorn (11), PollyMig (11), copperkid (13), MaggieFlo (16), kszr (16), ArieJvdP, MsRoux

Thumbs down: kappasigma, KerryMcGuire

Score: 42.18

32
21,494 members, 1,338 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: NancieLea (2), Peace2 (2), kamrie (3), shutch (4), keul (4), hawaiiimarg (6), kristenl (6), jdyork74 (7), christin.schroeder (7), beebeereads (7), bnbsalvatore (8)11 more, critterbug (8), sbodmer (9), Jillian_Kay (10), Morphidae (11), teeth (11), lynnrae523 (11), MaggieFlo (14), unspuncapricorn (14), chgstrom (15), amanaceerdh (17), sdunford (20)

Thumbs down: sadbookgirl, bjappleg8, Elle10021, hestermaree, zapzap, jaylcee

Score: 41.85

33
34,097 members, 533 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: sarahlpriest (2), rozymary (3), chellerystick (3), linlef (3), rretzler (4), jackanthony (5), bytheseabchcmbr (5), johnpdeever (6), beckibell (7), kageeh (7), Canadian_Down_Under (8)8 more, Lyn5r (8), jdyork74 (9), sdunford (10), bookhobbyjapan (12), generalkala (14), Mallc (16), mmignano11 (24), ahef1963 (33)

Thumbs down: hestermaree, KerryMcGuire, Eowyn1

Score: 41.14

34
25,635 members, 1,259 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: corleycorrea (2), hailelib (2), shutch (3), jeanie0510 (4), hgalligher (4), rretzler (5), RickyHaas (5), mhhacker (6), Elle10021 (7), katie4098 (7), sbodmer (11)5 more, bookhobbyjapan (11), sdunford (15), dawndouble (16), eclecticdodo (19), myra.reads

Score: 40.9

35
1,274 members, 124 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: amyshaff (1), rollout4u (1), mishy215 (1), Smits (2), Chankie (2), staceyftwo (3), pdebolt (4), tricia.devlin (4), CarterPJ (4), crookedcat (5), teeth (6)4 more, lynnrae523 (6), cherylc (8), MaggieFlo (17), kappasigma (18)

Thumbs down: shutch, revamanda

Score: 40.33

36
14,670 members, 652 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: MaggieFlo (1), hestermaree (1), JSWBooks (3), frenchmama (5), madhatter73 (5), beebeereads (6), FKQG (8), lmbix (8), lynnrae523 (8), IrishSue (12), teeth (12)6 more, amyshaff (13), NancieLea (14), shutch (17), fifthbusy (17), CarolineMCarrico (20), CarterPJ (20)

Thumbs down: KarenFunt

Score: 40.28

37
22,788 members, 1,057 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: JCBest (2), MDGentleReader (2), KittyTwist (3), beebeereads (4), Lyn5r (4), shutch (5), pdebolt (6), PollyMig (6), bytheseabchcmbr (6), lmbix (7), jdyork74 (8)9 more, klhorn (8), nanlanglois (8), IrishSue (9), copperkid (9), HelenGress (11), Eowyn1 (14), dawndouble (15), myers3 (16), Mallc (18)

Thumbs down: aoi_yerba, libelulla1, unspuncapricorn, mamamork, dkfgroup

Score: 40.22

38
23,797 members, 394 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: Crypto-Willobie (2), AvitaCosno (2), zumstein (2), Laura1124 (3), madhatter73 (3), WhatUsername (3), Risbom (4), chellerystick (5), Simone2 (5), ThoughtPolice (6), johnpdeever (7)5 more, booksinbed (8), dawndouble (11), lordcharles (17), citygirl, sadbookgirl

Thumbs down: zapzap, gilroy (7)

Score: 39.72

39
8,651 members, 553 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: pschlik (1), tarmina (1), pdebolt (1), LisbethE (2), crookedcat (3), amanaceerdh (3), NancieLea (4), kszr (4), ucla70 (5), vpfluke (8), linlef (9)6 more, starfishian (9), sbodmer (10), AnjaMeta (10), bookhobbyjapan (10), kappasigma (19), MsRoux

Thumbs down: Morphidae, Eliz12, Nycticebus, AmourFou

Score: 39.69

40
60,990 members, 843 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: oregonobsessionz (1), grnman (2), shutch (2), Peace2 (3), Risbom (5), Alan1946 (5), richard_c (6), beckibell (8), merrystar (10), sbodmer (12), bookhobbyjapan (15)3 more, briarhills (16), MaggieFlo (19), cej1027

Score: 36.65

41
8,463 members, 580 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: niquetteb (1), oregonobsessionz (2), chellerystick (6), frenchmama (6), johnpdeever (9), jdyork74 (11), chgstrom (11), IrishSue (13), Booktrovert (13), njinthesun (13), bookhobbyjapan (14)4 more, copperkid (14), WylieMaercklein (14), NancieLea (15), sdunford (18)

Score: 35.68

42
19,618 members, 603 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: Alan1946 (1), Risbom (3), zuvendis (3), Saultimate (6), unspuncapricorn (6), critterbug (7), sdunford (9), myra.reads (9), chgstrom (9), IrishSue (10), teeth (10)5 more, lynnrae523 (10), beckibell (11), HelenGress (17), MaggieFlo (18), Mallc (20)

Thumbs down: Jukov, ayaeckel

Score: 35.33

43
14,470 members, 263 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: thebooklover1 (1), starbox (2), pdebolt (2), unspuncapricorn (3), marjy.heath (3), RobinBrz (3), richard_c (5), jennyo (6), cherylc (9), crookedcat (9), johnpdeever (10)2 more, HelenGress (14), martensgirl

Thumbs down: dmsteyn

Score: 34.26

44
8,438 members, 170 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: zuvendis (2), JaneAustenNut (2), Alan1946 (3), chellerystick (4), Crypto-Willobie (4), Lyn5r (5), mccin68 (6), Euryale (7), mhhacker (7), mmignano11 (9), Elle10021 (12)3 more, jackanthony (12), lahochstetler (14), ahef1963 (25)

Thumbs down: Broer

Score: 34.04

45
29,835 members, 393 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: sdunford (2), WhatUsername (2), kszr (2), ayaeckel (3), chgstrom (3), grnman (4), Risbom (6), chellerystick (7), johnpdeever (8), richard_c (8), KrisM (9)2 more, booksinbed (9), jackanthony (13)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 33.5

46
6,163 members, 426 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: KittyTwist (1), laluna179 (1), KerryMcGuire (1), mhhacker (1), Chankie (3), cindyst2000 (3), booksinbed (7), unspuncapricorn (10), KimarieBee (14), smasler, citygirl

Score: 33.41

47
14,353 members, 327 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: Canadian_Down_Under (1), Alan1946 (2), hipdeep (2), sarahlpriest (3), mmignano11 (3), generalkala (3), RickyHaas (6), jackanthony (10), sdunford (12), sbodmer (13), merrystar (15)2 more, MaggieFlo (20), ahef1963 (23)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 32.66

48
37,784 members, 499 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: SabrinaEstabrook (1), accessit (3), Alan1946 (4), sdunford (4), KrisM (6), gilroy (6), Risbom (7), sianpr (9), Lyn5r (9), jdyork74 (10), johnpdeever (11)3 more, _Zoe_ (19), mmignano11 (27), ahef1963 (35)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 32.65

49
2,650 members, 283 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: CarterPJ (1), KerryMcGuire (2), nanlanglois (2), LDVoorberg (2), NancieLea (3), kageeh (5), myers3 (7), crookedcat (8), baldosmum (8), teeth (9), mishy215 (9)3 more, dawndouble (12), mmignano11 (12), Mallc (17)

Thumbs down: Eliz12, Bookmarque, amysisson

Score: 31.91

50
6,988 members, 477 reviews
4.45 stars (4.45 stars)

Lists: bjappleg8 (2), Jencey (3), rdwhitenack (3), JSWBooks (4), JPodlaski (4), kristenl (4), LittleTaiko (10), frenchmama (10), Jillian_Kay (11), myra.reads (11), tess_schoolmarm (17)2 more, teeth (17), applemcg (19)

Thumbs down: bmilla48

Score: 30.68

51
40,380 members, 686 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: bookworm12 (1), booklove2 (5), rozymary (6), madhatter73 (7), JaneAustenNut (8), johnpdeever (12), beckibell (12), sbodmer (14), Jillian_Kay (14), IrishSue (15), bjappleg8 (16)2 more, briarhills (17), bookhobbyjapan (18)

Score: 30.45

52
15,680 members, 721 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: NancieLea (1), dianeham (1), m_island (3), rretzler (6), kszr (6), elainemberman (8), RobinBrz (8), brianc6 (9), crookedcat (11), ahef1963 (15), citygirl

Score: 29.76

53
14,768 members, 1,024 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: kootibkiteer (1), briarhills (1), rozymary (4), RobinMG (4), WhatUsername (4), Risbom (8), richard_c (11), HelenGress (13), fifthbusy (13), Peace2 (14), smasler

Score: 29.59

54
7,833 members, 298 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Luisali (2), ucla70 (3), starfishian (3), rozymary (5), amyshaff (7), bmilla48 (10), pdebolt (10), NancieLea (11), Somateria (14), johnpdeever (14), bookhobbyjapan (17)2 more, myers3 (17), tommi180744 (18)

Thumbs down: 47degreesnorth

Score: 29.29

55
6,721 members, 239 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: pjwest (2), katie4098 (2), Dehinde (4), bytheseabchcmbr (4), shaunie (5), catiescarlette (8), bookworm12 (10), Minthe (10), ncgraham (13), booklove2 (18), citygirl

Score: 28.29

56
3,615 members, 216 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: Euryale (2), RobinMG (3), brianc6 (3), Aerrin99 (4), hammockqueen (5), lahochstetler (6), unspuncapricorn (12), WylieMaercklein (12), ahef1963 (37), sadbookgirl, citygirl

Score: 28.19

57
2,631 members, 37 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: vpfluke (1), accessit (2), RobinBrz (2), thorold (2), KerryMcGuire (3), venus.radfordbell (3), Penske (3), Dilara86 (5), kxn11 (10)

Score: 28.13

58
19,435 members, 391 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: generalkala (2), ncgraham (2), bookworm12 (3), merrystar (3), AnnaClaire (5), rozymary (7), JaneAustenNut (7), Krisbee (7), catiescarlette (9), richard_c (10), johnpdeever (13)3 more, briarhills (15), ahef1963 (30), citygirl

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire, tugrice, janerawoof, dkfgroup

Score: 27.58

59
27,142 members, 863 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)
60
11,096 members, 317 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: shutch (1), corleycorrea (3), Fjumonvi (4), Canadian_Down_Under (5), chellerystick (8), bookworm12 (12), teeth (13), Morphidae (14), sbodmer (15), Jillian_Kay (15), bookhobbyjapan (19)

Score: 27.23

61
1 member, 0 reviews

Lists: snookerkitty (1), amyshaff (3), kageeh (3), nanlanglois (5), myers3 (5), copperkid (6), 985077MA (7), mmignano11 (7), HelenGress (8), jackanthony (8), dawndouble (9)2 more, bookhobbyjapan (13), generalkala (13)

Thumbs down: oregonobsessionz, Cecrow, Martha8700, dkfgroup

Score: 26.18

Explanations:

Cecrow (0): This is not "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks", which I think most people meant to vote for.

62
26,868 members, 472 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: rplinke (1), AmourFou (3), ayaeckel (4), amyshaff (6), KrisM (7), ucla70 (8), catiescarlette (10), booksinbed (10), johnpdeever (15), sbodmer (16), pseudoeden

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 26.04

63
7,192 members, 693 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: rdwhitenack (2), DanZuke (3), kamrie (4), Peace2 (4), bmilla48 (5), elainemberman (9), gypsysmom (11), mccin68 (12), Jillian_Kay (13), vwinsloe (16), RickyHaas (19)1 more, ArieJvdP

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks, Elle10021

Score: 25.79

64
15,541 members, 762 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: StefanieGeeks (2), Jencey (4), hgalligher (5), LenoreR (6), hawaiiimarg (7), mccin68 (7), Lagnella (8), nanlanglois (9), elainemberman (10), copperkid (11), Elle10021 (13)2 more, tess_schoolmarm (16), bookhobbyjapan (16)

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks, merrystar, unspuncapricorn

Score: 25.58

65
8,971 members, 266 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: Simone2 (2), cpg (3), Krisbee (6), ncgraham (6), kxn11 (7), sianpr (7), mmignano11 (8), richard_c (9), bytheseabchcmbr (10), crookedcat (12), ahef1963 (27)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 25.27

66
4,200 members, 118 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: lisatimbers (1), AmourFou (1), Penske (2), Crypto-Willobie (3), LDVoorberg (3), caseylondon (3), ThoughtPolice (7), myers3 (11), mhhacker (13)

Thumbs down: KarenFunt

Score: 25.24

67
30,128 members, 844 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: zuvendis (1), marjy.heath (2), ekelnor (3), RobinBrz (4), ValLloyd (4), iggyjreilly (4), gilroy (4), mhhacker (5), bookworm12 (8), kxn11 (9), Morphidae (12)1 more, jdyork74 (17)

Thumbs down: happyhinsons, sadbookgirl, ayaeckel, bmilla48

Score: 25.2

68
2,325 members, 213 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: booklove2 (1), dbsovereign (2), KatyBee (2), dianeham (3), Osbaldistone (3), amyshaff (4), vixcoe (4), rozymary (8)

Score: 24.84

69
3,629 members, 257 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: StefanieGeeks (1), zapzap (3), mhhacker (3), marjy.heath (4), DougJ110 (5), amyshaff (8), linlef (8), crookedcat (10), klhorn (13)

Score: 24.7

70
5,507 members, 305 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: KatyBee (1), KimarieBee (1), hammockqueen (3), KittyTwist (4), Penske (4), Winny99 (5), richard_c (7), kxn11 (8), bookworm12 (15), IrishSue (16), amysisson

Thumbs down: pitjrw, revamanda, aulsmith

Score: 24.44

Explanations:

revamanda (0): Bad science fiction, terrible dialogue, and really bad theology.

71
6,614 members, 137 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: kristenl (2), souloftherose (4), Osbaldistone (4), Dehinde (5), pathogenik (6), Simone2 (9), hipdeep (10), sbodmer (17), johnpdeever (17)

Score: 22.75

72
26,942 members, 491 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), oliviabiba (4), RobinBrz (7), KrisM (8), PollyMig (9), bytheseabchcmbr (9), johnpdeever (16), Peace2 (17), bookhobbyjapan (20), martensgirl

Thumbs down: grnman

Score: 21.44

73
25,947 members, 361 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: madhatter73 (4), JaneAustenNut (6), generalkala (6), lynnrae523 (7), rozymary (9), LittleTaiko (9), amanaceerdh (10), booksinbed (11), Jillian_Kay (12), Dilara86 (12), sdunford (16)1 more, ahef1963 (42)

Thumbs down: grnman, KerryMcGuire, janerawoof

Score: 21.33

74
4,389 members, 266 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: mishy215 (3), corleycorrea (4), RobinBrz (5), amanaceerdh (5), CarterPJ (9), rozymary (10), IrishSue (14), KarenFunt, smasler

Thumbs down: Jukov

Score: 21.13

75
22,199 members, 529 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: unspuncapricorn (5), Crypto-Willobie (6), ValLloyd (6), bnbsalvatore (9), laluna179 (10), gypsysmom (12), amyshaff (12), booksinbed (14), sianpr (16)

Score: 20.71

76
2,281 members, 133 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: kxn11 (1), cmtl (3), starfishian (6), frenchmama (8), pdebolt (8), lynnrae523 (9), teeth (15), njinthesun (19), amyshaff (19)

Thumbs down: Luisali

Score: 20.53

77
2,976 members, 207 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: vwinsloe (5), jennyo (7), Volkertvos (10), chgstrom (10), pdebolt (11), peterveen (12), AnjaMeta (16), edparks, smasler

Score: 20.48

78
7,174 members, 235 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: RobinMG (1), WhatUsername (1), iggyjreilly (2), Luisali (3), kxn11 (4), Dilara86 (9), brianc6 (18)

Thumbs down: Jukov

Score: 19.48

79
2,359 members, 198 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: RobinMG (2), gypsysmom (2), zjakkelien (5), Shrike58 (6), Euryale (6), lorannen (8), Dilara86 (16), ArieJvdP

Thumbs down: ayaeckel

Score: 19.27

Explanations:

Shrike58 (6): Another current example of the best state of the art of modern SF that builds on the traditions of the field (imagine what a collaboration between Le Guin & Cherryh would look like) while trying to extend the state of the art. Some people think this is a bad thing, and I'm not always sure that Leckie's tricks of language always work, but this is ultimately a very individual story of how one comes by personal dignity.… (more)

80
2,248 members, 157 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Eowyn1 (2), bmilla48 (6), RobinBrz (9), linlef (10), FKQG (11), cindyst2000 (11), NancieLea (12), crookedcat (13)

Score: 19.13

81
10,123 members, 235 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: Jillian_Kay (1), oregonobsessionz (3), DanZuke (4), Canadian_Down_Under (4), bmilla48 (7), amyshaff (16), WylieMaercklein (18)

Score: 19.1

82
6,200 members, 104 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: tanhome (2), eromsted (5), Dehinde (6), copperkid (8), pdebolt (9), Minthe (12), brianc6 (19), ahef1963 (34)

Score: 19

83
5,421 members, 418 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Kieln (1), lauralkeet (3), kara.shamy (5), pathogenik (7), LittleTaiko (7), Cariola (9), richard_c (13), Simone2 (18)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 18.99

84
6,930 members, 370 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: cindyst2000 (2), amyshaff (5), kxn11 (6), ucla70 (6), laluna179 (7), fifthbusy (7), CarterPJ (8), copperkid (10), klhorn (12), amanaceerdh (16), mmignano11 (21)

Thumbs down: grnman, Femklutz, mamamork, LDVoorberg

Score: 18.71

85
12,358 members, 204 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3), JSWBooks (5), Crypto-Willobie (10), eromsted (10), sdunford (11), NancieLea (13), Laura1124 (18), ahef1963 (60)

Score: 17.9

86
1,988 members, 133 reviews
4.41 stars (4.41 stars)

Lists: kxn11 (3), lahochstetler (4), ekelnor (5), iggyjreilly (5), CindyHam59 (6), LittleTaiko (14), copperkid (15)

Score: 17.87

87
10,748 members, 287 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: 985077MA (2), lahochstetler (2), vpfluke (3), kxn11 (5), RobinBrz (6), library_mistress (10), unspuncapricorn (13)

Thumbs down: schmootc

Score: 17.35

88
10,122 members, 90 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (1), dmsteyn (2), ucla70 (2), sdunford (7), Crypto-Willobie (7), johnpdeever (18), ahef1963 (47)

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 17.12

89
4,314 members, 263 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: pechmerle (1), Michael_Gibbons (4), Kieln (4), peterveen (5), rstaedter (7), linlef (16)

Score: 16.79

Explanations:

pechmerle (1): A combination of East Asian history, historical romance, suspense, and writing style that is irresistible. A little knowledge of Japanese history before reading makes it a much richer reading experience.… (more)

90
5,854 members, 324 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: elliepotten (4), zapzap (5), christin.schroeder (6), Tafadhali (8), oliviabiba (10), crookedcat (14), teeth (18), Her_Royal_Orangeness (20)

Thumbs down: KarenFunt

Score: 16.59

91
9,580 members, 227 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Edward (1), Euryale (4), linlef (6), Dilara86 (7), elainemberman (11), andomck (14), amysisson (22)

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks

Score: 15.96

92
2,775 members, 284 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: hailelib (5), vwinsloe (6), bookwoman84 (6), bjappleg8 (12), CarolineMCarrico (17), Jillian_Kay (17), Tafadhali (17)

Score: 15.85

93
858 members, 139 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: oregonobsessionz (5), gypsysmom (8), kristenl (9), cindyst2000 (10), gbelik (15), bjappleg8 (18), smasler

Score: 15.84

95
12,508 members, 536 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: vwinsloe (2), gypsysmom (5), peterveen (7), iggyjreilly (10), Crypto-Willobie (11), Morphidae (13), sianpr (14), ArieJvdP

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks, KrisM

Score: 15.5

96
25,913 members, 574 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: andomck (2), Firemind (2), Dilara86 (6), richard_c (12), mmignano11 (23), ahef1963 (32), citygirl, amysisson

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks, janerawoof

Score: 15.45

97
799 members, 128 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: CindyHam59 (4), _Zoe_ (4), Winny99 (6), bytheseabchcmbr (7), njinthesun (8), ahef1963 (52)

Score: 14.54

98
4,017 members, 267 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: Minthe (4), kara.shamy (6), Cariola (7), peterveen (8), bjappleg8 (9), starbox (16)

Score: 14.53

99
22,775 members, 354 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: tjsween (1), dmsteyn (3), AmourFou (4), unspuncapricorn (15), smasler, pseudoeden

Thumbs down: KerryMcGuire

Score: 14.4

100
12,640 members, 494 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: kxn11 (2), mccin68 (8), generalkala (8), hailelib (11), sdunford (19), eclecticdodo (20), cej1027

Thumbs down: PitcherBooks

Score: 14.37

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