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Classics you know you should have read but probably haven't

Description: I know I feel guilt at the number of works I feel I ought to have read, but haven't quite managed to get round to yet... Well, let's try to prioritise!

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1
25,275 members, 399 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: Matke (1), Tayuha (1), Kuiperdolin (1), Jahhnavi (1), TaraJohnson (1), dkarenart (1), DreamEaterLibrary (1), booksinbed (1), RodgerA (1), RachelKirk (1), Laura1124 (1)114 more, techbearable (1), JMK2020 (1), mmseiple (1), seanogui (1), Jonas.Pieters (1), TwinDaddy (1), fuzzi (1), MargaretD1 (1), gypsysmom (1), spiderlily (1), TrulyAragorn (1), citybird (1), Kodibear (1), lsah (1), blancosa (1), redsox0407 (1), dljones442 (1), Evelyn_Lilly_317 (1), courtneyp93 (1), TheUndergroundMan000 (1), nedhyu (1), chgstrom (1), ridgididge (1), ramsesiii (1), worcester (1), linlef (1), europhile (1), chukche (1), gpaul (1), CVido (1), Shutzie27 (1), Arrashid7 (1), Cindy1954 (1), tquine9 (1), Randall.Parr (1), VictoriaLynn (1), FancyHorse (1), Ragnell (1), FlorianKarpfinger (1), morgandgarcia (1), yavien (1), Luisali (1), tiddleyboom (1), dwightie (1), Haleyann44 (1), varielle (1), wordswordswords (1), BlueSkies305 (1), bwtsang (1), Tigardite (1), Dunord (1), Christy.Riege (1), flips (1), SimoneA (1), Bici47 (1), pewterbreath (1), cpg (1), timspalding (1), cathyta (1), karamazow (1), Smiler69 (1), SkuldOMG (1), rretzler (1), JqnOC (1), lwbooklover (1), crazy4reading (1), spounds (1), WalkerMedia (1), Scorbet (1), bell7 (1), staffordcastle (1), StephenBarkley (1), susiesharp (1), anglemark (1), quigui (1), andejons (1), emily-judith (2), ManWithAnAgenda (2), Saxon451 (2), dianeham (2), .Monkey. (2), lorax (2), sjmccreary (2), foggidawn (2), ABVR (2), EmScape (2), rosalita (2), _Zoe_ (2), linnzsue (3), pmdean (3), Percevan (3), Aninja (3), sarahemmm (3), icre8dstny (4), smcwl (6), otterlake (7), AnnaClaire (7), skavlanj (8), hailelib (9), John_Vaughan (10), antqueen (11), al.vick (19), JohnMB (24), mybookshelf (31), LesleyAshton (70), almigwin (82), Sisif (96), james.proffitt (165), eclecticdodo, ncgraham, AntiLeah, souloftherose, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, pkloza, peterdj, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, eromsted

Score: 431.51

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Too long! I saw the movie.

Arrashid7 (1): I read btw. high school and college. Got me hooked on more Russian lit.

Randall.Parr (1): I would really like to read this book. Okay. thanks.

2
26,950 members, 399 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: IreneDeTogni (1), Only2rs (1), james.proffitt (1), Sisif (1), mcountr (1), deldevries (1), Tess_W (1), Saxon451 (1), dianeham (1), banana4thelord (1), hipdeep (1)84 more, Ares14 (1), christianromney (1), Simone2 (1), jnmlkr901 (1), ScarySquirrel (1), Jacqklueh (1), ghilbrae (1), kerry1897 (1), Himalmitra (1), Percevan (1), peterdj (1), Beorn_se_Bacaire (1), al.vick (1), lahochstetler (1), thorold (1), ABVR (1), SqueakyChu (1), TaraJohnson (2), dkarenart (2), RodgerA (2), electricgoddess1993 (2), seanogui (2), TwinDaddy (2), fuzzi (2), MargaretD1 (2), gypsysmom (2), spiderlily (2), citybird (2), blancosa (2), dljones442 (2), TheUndergroundMan000 (2), nedhyu (2), chgstrom (2), Arrashid7 (2), Cindy1954 (2), FancyHorse (2), Ragnell (2), FlorianKarpfinger (2), morgandgarcia (2), tiddleyboom (2), dwightie (2), varielle (2), BlueSkies305 (2), Dunord (2), SimoneA (2), Bici47 (2), cpg (2), cathyta (2), Smiler69 (2), Aninja (2), SkuldOMG (2), rretzler (2), crazy4reading (2), Scorbet (2), staffordcastle (2), RachelKirk (3), .Monkey. (3), JqnOC (3), foggidawn (3), eromsted (3), linnzsue (4), antqueen (4), pmdean (5), Elizabeth088 (5), sjmccreary (5), EmScape (5), stellarexplorer (6), AnnaClaire (6), otterlake (8), anglemark (8), skavlanj (9), bell7 (9), mybookshelf (12), smcwl (15), tjsween (18), JohnMB (67), almigwin (83), amanda4242 (105), bookwoman84, nlgeorge, electrice, 2wonderY, souloftherose, ncgraham

Thumbs down: Kuiperdolin, sturlington, pkloza, lsah, courtneyp93, CVido, karamazow, SilentInAWay, Edward, aulsmith

Score: 288.8

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Read enough to know I don't want to finish

3
21,051 members, 205 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Aquila (1), Stephan_Rogers (1), CyndiCiavarella (1), longway (1), pkloza (1), HollieKirt (1), aquariumministry (1), Zaeynab (1), rosiezbanks (1), December7 (1), mattmcmahon (1)75 more, raperper (1), jefbra (1), Carmen_13 (1), kageeh (1), Laura1124 (2), mmseiple (2), deldevries (2), daisy_may (2), banana4thelord (2), courtneyp93 (2), ridgididge (2), ramsesiii (2), CVido (2), Dehinde (2), jnmlkr901 (2), mspixieears (2), Kristelh (2), ghilbrae (2), LesleyAshton (2), Zylphan (2), jaysbooks (2), ahef1963 (2), Beorn_se_Bacaire (2), John_Vaughan (2), TaraJohnson (3), dkarenart (3), TwinDaddy (3), gypsysmom (3), TrulyAragorn (3), nedhyu (3), chgstrom (3), linlef (3), varielle (3), wordswordswords (3), Jacqklueh (3), cc9 (3), karamazow (3), olgakm (3), spiderlily (4), Arrashid7 (4), FlorianKarpfinger (4), tiddleyboom (4), dwightie (4), japaul22 (4), linnzsue (5), Cindy1954 (5), BlueSkies305 (5), .Monkey. (5), susiesharp (5), SimoneA (6), Bici47 (6), cathyta (6), dljones442 (7), pmdean (7), rretzler (7), kierstens (8), Aninja (8), mybookshelf (8), lwbooklover (12), RodgerA (13), EmScape (13), JqnOC (13), antqueen (14), CharlesTheB (16), AnnaClaire (18), eclecticdodo (18), fundevogel (19), RachelKirk (32), eromsted (42), smcwl (46), JohnMB (68), almigwin (86), james.proffitt (166), ryaSilvia (191), NinieB

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, aulsmith, cpg, SilentInAWay

Score: 241.93

Explanations:

ahef1963 (2): Too depressing for my liking.

Arrashid7 (4): I read in high school. A great book! A tip ~ don't ever watch movies first!

4
34,344 members, 591 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: emily-judith (1), steller0707 (1), bw94612 (1), otterlake (1), icre8dstny (1), Chirules (1), flying_monkeys (1), brenzi (1), Tayuha (2), NinieB (2), Only2rs (2)81 more, booksinbed (2), bacbaby (2), Sisif (2), AmourFou (2), December7 (2), Shutzie27 (2), canantopaloglu (2), Luisali (2), raperper (2), peterdj (2), susiesharp (2), RodgerA (3), jyssco (3), JMK2020 (3), mcountr (3), Kodibear (3), lsah (3), redsox0407 (3), TheUndergroundMan000 (3), ridgididge (3), christianromney (3), CVido (3), Dehinde (3), mspixieears (3), cpg (3), timspalding (3), _Zoe_ (3), TaraJohnson (4), dkarenart (4), deldevries (4), TrulyAragorn (4), nedhyu (4), linlef (4), Ragnell (4), wordswordswords (4), Dunord (4), .Monkey. (4), karamazow (4), rosalita (4), kierstens (5), gypsysmom (5), blancosa (5), Arrashid7 (5), SimoneA (5), Bici47 (5), bell7 (5), TwinDaddy (6), spiderlily (6), Cindy1954 (6), FlorianKarpfinger (6), tiddleyboom (6), BlueSkies305 (6), rretzler (6), JqnOC (6), lwbooklover (6), Percevan (7), cathyta (7), Aninja (7), artturnerjr (7), pmdean (8), antqueen (8), crazy4reading (8), linnzsue (9), smcwl (9), ABVR (9), dljones442 (10), stellarexplorer (10), skavlanj (11), daisy_may (11), sjmccreary (17), mybookshelf (18), AnnaClaire (19), JohnMB (70), almigwin (87), amanda4242 (106), james.proffitt (167), ryaSilvia (194), AntiLeah, ncgraham, eclecticdodo, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, courtneyp93, diablita9, electrice, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, eromsted

Score: 240.35

Explanations:

electrice (0): read in 2013, excellent

5
18,681 members, 173 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Aggelos (1), kihohamu (1), kristilabrie (1), AmourFou (1), joannawolotira (1), Myrrha (1), IsabelJacobson (1), canantopaloglu (1), Kristelh (1), Liivin (1), Dilara86 (1)73 more, Zylphan (1), olgakm (1), Aninja (1), mousse (1), foggidawn (1), Edward (1), Matke (2), JMK2020 (2), TrulyAragorn (2), Ares14 (2), evilmoose (2), europhile (2), christianromney (2), Jacqklueh (2), cc9 (2), gennyt (2), JqnOC (2), lwbooklover (2), lahochstetler (2), StephenBarkley (2), Tayuha (3), bacbaby (3), blancosa (3), dianeham (3), Arrashid7 (3), Ragnell (3), Dunord (3), SimoneA (3), Bici47 (3), cathyta (3), Smiler69 (3), SkuldOMG (3), Only2rs (4), electricgoddess1993 (4), Sisif (4), citybird (4), Cindy1954 (4), BlueSkies305 (4), thorold (4), RodgerA (5), spiderlily (5), FlorianKarpfinger (5), tiddleyboom (5), dwightie (5), AnnaClaire (5), dkarenart (6), mmseiple (6), Elizabeth088 (6), auntSteelbreaker (6), TaraJohnson (7), TwinDaddy (7), linnzsue (7), stellarexplorer (7), bell7 (7), prosfilaes (8), FancyHorse (9), otterlake (10), ABVR (10), EmScape (12), antqueen (15), sjmccreary (15), raperper (18), smcwl (20), al.vick (24), fundevogel (28), .Monkey. (40), JohnMB (69), almigwin (85), james.proffitt (169), ryaSilvia (193), 2wonderY, souloftherose, electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, courtneyp93, CVido, peterdj, karamazow, SilentInAWay, lorax, lilithcat, aulsmith, eromsted

Score: 224

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read Inferno in college. Not sure of the point of reading the rest.

aulsmith (0): Got halfway through hell and gave up.

Arrashid7 (3): I plan to read it this summer.

6
38,976 members, 443 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: hrd666dri (1), merriqat (1), zghost (1), jpinger (1), tjsween (1), bibliobuzz (1), Jonas.Pieters (2), bw94612 (2), oires (2), flying_monkeys (2), bcrowl399 (2)77 more, andejons (2), Matke (3), Only2rs (3), electricgoddess1993 (3), Sisif (3), seanogui (3), longway (3), Tess_W (3), Saxon451 (3), Shutzie27 (3), jnmlkr901 (3), ScarySquirrel (3), LesleyAshton (3), mlfhlibrarian (3), antqueen (3), RodgerA (4), RachelKirk (4), readerdad (4), fuzzi (4), lsah (4), TheUndergroundMan000 (4), December7 (4), chgstrom (4), jaysbooks (4), ahef1963 (4), foggidawn (4), TaraJohnson (5), dkarenart (5), mmseiple (5), TrulyAragorn (5), courtneyp93 (5), europhile (5), CVido (5), karamazow (5), artturnerjr (5), citybird (6), blancosa (6), ridgididge (6), Ragnell (6), wordswordswords (6), gypsysmom (7), icre8dstny (7), christianromney (7), Dunord (7), TwinDaddy (8), Arrashid7 (8), Smiler69 (8), spiderlily (9), Cindy1954 (9), FlorianKarpfinger (9), tiddleyboom (9), BlueSkies305 (9), cathyta (9), JqnOC (9), sjmccreary (9), BookWallah (10), SimoneA (10), anglemark (10), dljones442 (11), FancyHorse (11), linnzsue (11), Bici47 (11), rretzler (11), lwbooklover (11), ABVR (13), pmdean (14), CharlesTheB (15), mybookshelf (26), Aprill (32), deldevries (40), JohnMB (43), almigwin (90), james.proffitt (168), ryaSilvia (195), ncgraham, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, cpg, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, aulsmith, eromsted

Score: 219.6

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Started and decided not to finish

Aprill (32): I'm partway through. Hope to finish it some day.

7
31,061 members, 488 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (1), elia1168 (1), BekkaJo (1), Rtrace (1), nonlocal (1), oires (1), metamedusa (1), sjmccreary (1), james.proffitt (2), RachelKirk (2), mcountr (2)78 more, JessGalchutt (2), longway (2), kristilabrie (2), HollieKirt (2), redsox0407 (2), icre8dstny (2), mattmcmahon (2), Aprill (2), mlfhlibrarian (2), EElsen (2), mmseiple (3), deldevries (3), fuzzi (3), AmourFou (3), banana4thelord (3), December7 (3), Luisali (3), jefbra (3), Beorn_se_Bacaire (3), suitable1 (3), courtneyp93 (4), briarhills (4), europhile (4), Simone2 (4), Shutzie27 (4), ScarySquirrel (4), bwtsang (4), cpg (4), peterdj (4), SkuldOMG (4), Only2rs (5), TwinDaddy (5), nedhyu (5), ridgididge (5), Jacqklueh (5), TaraJohnson (6), gypsysmom (6), TheUndergroundMan000 (6), christianromney (6), CVido (6), varielle (6), dkarenart (7), spiderlily (7), BookWallah (7), Smiler69 (7), wordswordswords (8), dljones442 (9), SimoneA (9), Aninja (9), andejons (9), skavlanj (10), FancyHorse (10), linnzsue (10), Arrashid7 (10), Dunord (10), Bici47 (10), Cindy1954 (11), tiddleyboom (11), lahochstetler (11), cathyta (12), crazy4reading (12), FlorianKarpfinger (13), BlueSkies305 (13), stellarexplorer (13), RodgerA (14), EmScape (15), hipdeep (16), pmdean (16), tjsween (17), mybookshelf (24), JohnMB (26), eclecticdodo (34), .Monkey. (49), almigwin (94), electrice, AntiLeah, amanda4242, ncgraham

Thumbs down: Top.Notch.Hill, ahef1963, sturlington, pkloza, rainpebble, lsah, karamazow, konallis, lorax, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 215.11

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Have never managed to get through it. Nor do I care.

sturlington (0): Read in college.

rainpebble (0): puts my brain in a muddle no matter how many attempts I make to read it.

aulsmith (0): Skipping. Too much blubber.

Aprill (2): I love Melville's writing.

amanda4242 (20): I read it and discovered that I could quite happily have gone through life without having read it.

8
13,347 members, 184 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Nah.

aulsmith (0): I see no need to read.

ahef1963 (1): Highly enjoyable.

9
21,626 members, 313 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: benfulton (1), jerry-book (1), SilentInAWay (1), jyssco (2), elia1168 (2), Tess_W (2), Evelyn_Lilly_317 (2), Myrrha (2), ryaSilvia (2), bwtsang (2), mousse (2)68 more, auntSteelbreaker (2), Laura1124 (3), icre8dstny (3), courtneyp93 (3), evilmoose (3), ramsesiii (3), europhile (3), oires (3), canantopaloglu (3), kerry1897 (3), Zylphan (3), ahef1963 (3), rretzler (3), lwbooklover (3), lahochstetler (3), crazy4reading (3), ABVR (3), Matke (4), seanogui (4), blancosa (4), banana4thelord (4), ridgididge (4), christianromney (4), CVido (4), mspixieears (4), Kristelh (4), cc9 (4), timspalding (4), Percevan (4), Aninja (4), JqnOC (4), paradoxosalpha (4), EmScape (4), RachelKirk (5), citybird (5), linlef (5), Ragnell (5), wordswordswords (5), Arrashid7 (6), Smiler69 (6), gennyt (6), RodgerA (7), mmseiple (7), Cindy1954 (7), FlorianKarpfinger (7), BlueSkies305 (7), anglemark (7), gypsysmom (8), spiderlily (8), linnzsue (8), tiddleyboom (8), SimoneA (8), Bici47 (8), cathyta (8), TaraJohnson (9), dkarenart (9), TwinDaddy (9), pmdean (10), skavlanj (12), mybookshelf (13), JohnMB (25), hipdeep (30), .Monkey. (55), Rtrace (76), almigwin (88), james.proffitt (170), AntiLeah, SylviaC

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, peterdj, sjmccreary, cpg, prosfilaes, eromsted, aulsmith, suitable1, nlgeorge

Score: 195.91

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I just really don't like this style of writing.

Arrashid7 (6): Retrying this modern classic this summer.

nlgeorge (0): needs editing

10
72,793 members, 1,176 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: m_island (1), readerdad (1), thamara.abrao (1), kierstens (1), misfortune317 (1), mybookshelf (1), jmnlman (1), birder4106 (1), steller0707 (2), hrd666dri (2), nik61 (2)80 more, Peace2 (2), hudzilla55 (2), HMHbooks (2), waitingtoderail (2), Chirules (2), pmdean (2), Percevan (2), Carmen_13 (2), Aquila (3), BekkaJo (3), kristilabrie (3), merriqat (3), ghilbrae (3), flips (3), John_Vaughan (3), booksinbed (4), EElsen (4), Matke (5), Sisif (5), mcountr (5), deldevries (5), Tess_W (5), brenzi (5), rosalita (5), RachelKirk (6), jnmlkr901 (6), fundevogel (6), kageeh (6), bell7 (6), ABVR (6), Dehinde (7), canantopaloglu (7), Zylphan (7), bcrowl399 (7), banana4thelord (8), briarhills (8), Shutzie27 (8), jefbra (8), TaraJohnson (10), dkarenart (10), Saxon451 (10), courtneyp93 (10), staffordcastle (10), ridgididge (11), mspixieears (11), karamazow (11), anglemark (11), TwinDaddy (12), gypsysmom (12), CVido (12), LesleyAshton (12), jaysbooks (12), ahef1963 (12), christianromney (13), gennyt (13), antqueen (13), skavlanj (14), varielle (15), wordswordswords (16), CharlesTheB (17), spiderlily (17), Dunord (17), dljones442 (18), Arrashid7 (19), tiddleyboom (19), linnzsue (20), Bici47 (20), FlorianKarpfinger (23), BlueSkies305 (26), cathyta (30), lwbooklover (31), sturlington (78), Rtrace (79), almigwin (105), JohnMB (110), Laura1124 (122), james.proffitt (171), eclecticdodo, nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: lsah, electrice, cpg, peterdj, sjmccreary, konallis, SilentInAWay, atbradley, Illiniguy71, prosfilaes, lilithcat, aulsmith, eromsted, Edward, lorax, auntSteelbreaker, _Zoe_, EmScape (15)

Score: 193.64

Explanations:

electrice (0): read

sturlington (78): Everyone should read at least once.

amanda4242 (16): An important book, but I'll probably never read it again.

11
26,147 members, 294 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: daisy_jane (1), mlfhlibrarian (1), merriqat (2), joannawolotira (2), otterlake (2), ScarySquirrel (2), karamazow (2), al.vick (2), quigui (2), emily-judith (3), steller0707 (3)72 more, elia1168 (3), Simone2 (3), Kristelh (3), mousse (3), andejons (3), rosalita (3), Tayuha (4), Tess_W (4), redsox0407 (4), cathyta (4), Smiler69 (4), rretzler (4), lwbooklover (4), lahochstetler (4), crazy4reading (4), ABVR (4), _Zoe_ (4), readerdad (5), lsah (5), December7 (5), chgstrom (5), christianromney (5), Dunord (5), Aninja (5), JqnOC (5), Matke (6), Only2rs (6), Sisif (6), mcountr (6), TrulyAragorn (6), courtneyp93 (6), nedhyu (6), europhile (6), EmScape (6), jain (7), mattries37315 (7), blancosa (7), ridgididge (7), Arrashid7 (7), Ragnell (7), tiddleyboom (7), SimoneA (7), Bici47 (7), Edward (7), antqueen (7), RodgerA (8), mmseiple (8), icre8dstny (8), Cindy1954 (8), FlorianKarpfinger (8), BlueSkies305 (8), TwinDaddy (10), spiderlily (10), hailelib (10), TaraJohnson (11), dkarenart (11), auntSteelbreaker (11), dljones442 (12), FancyHorse (12), linnzsue (12), skavlanj (13), pmdean (13), sjmccreary (21), hipdeep (31), deldevries (41), JohnMB (71), almigwin (89), james.proffitt (172), ryaSilvia (196), ncgraham, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, nonlocal, CVido, peterdj, cpg, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, eromsted, aulsmith, Mr.Durick

Score: 191.93

12
38,663 members, 490 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: jyssco (1), pincus2 (1), waitingtoderail (1), Stephan_Rogers (2), m_island (2), TeriAndersonNeedham (2), benfulton (2), readerdad (3), bw94612 (3), Rtrace (3), JohnMB (3)75 more, sjmccreary (3), NinieB (4), steller0707 (4), Aquila (4), james.proffitt (4), JessGalchutt (4), BekkaJo (4), evilmoose (4), bcrowl399 (4), booksinbed (5), Laura1124 (5), Zaeynab (5), redsox0407 (5), japaul22 (5), MargaretD1 (6), HollieKirt (6), ramsesiii (6), BookWallah (6), raperper (6), Sisif (7), mcountr (7), deldevries (7), Saxon451 (7), December7 (7), mattmcmahon (7), hudzilla55 (7), jnmlkr901 (7), gennyt (7), foggidawn (7), RachelKirk (8), IsabelJacobson (8), LesleyAshton (8), Zylphan (8), ahef1963 (8), artturnerjr (8), briarhills (9), karamazow (9), SylviaC (9), gypsysmom (11), courtneyp93 (11), europhile (11), Shutzie27 (11), jefbra (11), TaraJohnson (12), dkarenart (12), daisy_may (13), jaysbooks (13), ridgididge (14), TwinDaddy (15), Dunord (15), JqnOC (15), anglemark (15), CVido (16), varielle (16), skavlanj (17), wordswordswords (17), SimoneA (17), spiderlily (18), linnzsue (18), dljones442 (19), christianromney (19), cathyta (19), eclecticdodo (20), Bici47 (21), JMK2020 (23), pmdean (25), Arrashid7 (27), FlorianKarpfinger (29), antqueen (29), BlueSkies305 (32), sturlington (99), almigwin (109), amanda4242, ncgraham, electrice

Thumbs down: mattries37315, lsah, auntSteelbreaker, lorax, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, gilroy, aulsmith, eromsted

Score: 188.29

Explanations:

auntSteelbreaker (0): Read it, did not enjoy it.

gilroy (0): Read it

amanda4242 (1): Loved it.

13
16,256 members, 243 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Lazlo_Kovaks (1), BJasmine (1), nik61 (1), linfootr (1), MadaraR (1), HMHbooks (1), SamTaylor (1), wrysosrs (1), EElsen (1), gennyt (1), japaul22 (1)59 more, stellarexplorer (1), CharlesTheB (2), jamesabg (2), Zaeynab (2), Christy.Riege (2), brenzi (2), fbroussard (2), joannawolotira (3), bwtsang (3), jaysbooks (3), pewterbreath (3), peterdj (3), auntSteelbreaker (3), bacbaby (4), ramsesiii (4), steller0707 (5), otterlake (5), mspixieears (5), timspalding (5), Laura1124 (6), linlef (6), Dunord (6), lahochstetler (6), Only2rs (7), citybird (7), lsah (7), TheUndergroundMan000 (7), nedhyu (7), CVido (7), wordswordswords (7), Cecrow (7), lwbooklover (7), andejons (7), Ragnell (8), bell7 (8), RachelKirk (9), Sisif (9), blancosa (9), Arrashid7 (9), Bici47 (9), Cindy1954 (10), FlorianKarpfinger (10), tiddleyboom (10), BlueSkies305 (10), SilentInAWay (10), antqueen (10), EmScape (10), RodgerA (11), spiderlily (11), cathyta (11), TaraJohnson (13), dkarenart (13), linnzsue (15), skavlanj (19), smcwl (23), eromsted (28), almigwin (91), james.proffitt (173), nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, Tess_W, Chirules, karamazow, cpg, aulsmith, lilithcat, prosfilaes

Score: 175.95

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Just can't read Woolf.

Arrashid7 (9): She's an awesome writer. I'm reading her this summer.

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22,948 members, 309 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (1), fivetoedsloth (1), antqueen (1), cej1027 (2), tjsween (2), IsabelJacobson (2), Liivin (2), matthewmason (2), jamesabg (3), jerry-book (3), Zaeynab (3)61 more, mattmcmahon (3), flying_monkeys (3), jyssco (4), MargaretD1 (4), Kodibear (4), jnmlkr901 (4), varielle (4), Aquila (5), james.proffitt (5), seanogui (5), elia1168 (5), AmourFou (5), cc9 (5), Zylphan (5), bcrowl399 (5), thorold (6), longway (6), briarhills (6), Percevan (6), kierstens (7), linlef (7), cpg (7), lsah (8), ridgididge (8), europhile (8), christianromney (8), Dunord (8), RodgerA (9), courtneyp93 (9), nedhyu (9), CVido (9), Himalmitra (9), John_Vaughan (9), .Monkey. (10), mybookshelf (10), mmseiple (11), BlueSkies305 (11), FlorianKarpfinger (12), tiddleyboom (12), TwinDaddy (13), linnzsue (13), Arrashid7 (13), SimoneA (13), TaraJohnson (14), spiderlily (14), Cindy1954 (14), dljones442 (15), Smiler69 (16), Bici47 (17), skavlanj (18), rretzler (19), cathyta (23), JqnOC (23), sjmccreary (26), stellarexplorer (26), lwbooklover (29), almigwin (92), JohnMB (97), gypsysmom (141), nlgeorge, bookwoman84

Thumbs down: sturlington, SilentInAWay, aulsmith, eromsted

Score: 169.29

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Seems overlong.

aulsmith (0): I tried 5 times and finally gave up.

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22,260 members, 387 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: qndeng2 (1), BookWallah (1), fbroussard (1), readerdad (2), linfootr (2), daisy_jane (2), jefbra (2), Marleen_Cloutier (2), bell7 (2), benfulton (3), bcrowl399 (3)62 more, m_island (4), elia1168 (4), Zaeynab (4), Luisali (4), flying_monkeys (4), LesleyAshton (4), electricgoddess1993 (5), MargaretD1 (5), longway (5), Kodibear (5), briarhills (5), Simone2 (5), Shutzie27 (5), Kristelh (5), varielle (5), cpg (5), james.proffitt (6), deldevries (6), AmourFou (6), Saxon451 (6), Matke (7), TrulyAragorn (7), europhile (7), JqnOC (7), crazy4reading (7), citybird (8), nedhyu (8), andejons (8), ABVR (8), lsah (9), icre8dstny (9), ridgididge (9), christianromney (9), Dunord (9), Smiler69 (9), rretzler (9), lwbooklover (9), RodgerA (10), cathyta (10), Arrashid7 (11), FlorianKarpfinger (11), SimoneA (11), daisy_may (12), spiderlily (12), Cindy1954 (12), BlueSkies305 (12), TwinDaddy (14), linnzsue (14), EmScape (14), TaraJohnson (15), skavlanj (16), Bici47 (16), sjmccreary (16), dljones442 (17), pmdean (18), antqueen (25), JohnMB (44), jain (81), gypsysmom (147), electrice, nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, CVido, karamazow, SilentInAWay, henkl, lilithcat

Score: 168.84

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Never finished it. :-(

16
32,534 members, 421 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (1), rainpebble (1), Peace2 (1), NareHon (1), rosemitchell (1), bcrowl399 (1), suitable1 (1), BekkaJo (2), JohnMB (2), kageeh (2), AnnaClaire (2)65 more, m_island (3), daisy_may (3), JessGalchutt (3), MargaretD1 (3), tjsween (3), StefanieGeeks (3), Laura1124 (4), longway (4), HollieKirt (4), otterlake (4), Dehinde (4), Jacqklueh (4), pewterbreath (4), brenzi (4), olgakm (4), Beorn_se_Bacaire (4), al.vick (4), Saxon451 (5), banana4thelord (5), jnmlkr901 (5), flying_monkeys (5), LesleyAshton (5), jaysbooks (5), ABVR (5), _Zoe_ (5), Aquila (6), lsah (6), December7 (6), cc9 (6), ahef1963 (6), RachelKirk (7), varielle (7), EmScape (7), blancosa (8), courtneyp93 (8), CVido (8), mmseiple (9), gypsysmom (9), Cecrow (9), crazy4reading (9), nedhyu (10), ridgididge (10), rretzler (10), TwinDaddy (11), .Monkey. (11), christianromney (12), Arrashid7 (12), SimoneA (12), JqnOC (12), Cindy1954 (13), Bici47 (13), dljones442 (14), FlorianKarpfinger (14), skavlanj (15), spiderlily (15), BlueSkies305 (15), cathyta (16), linnzsue (17), pmdean (17), antqueen (17), fundevogel (20), jain (69), almigwin (96), james.proffitt (174), nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, jefbra, peterdj, karamazow, sjmccreary, arrwa, cpg, SilentInAWay, prosfilaes, lilithcat, eromsted, aulsmith, gilroy, lorax, jmnlman

Score: 168.09

Explanations:

gilroy (0): Read it

jain (69): Read it in high school but need to reread as an adult.

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63,969 members, 1,055 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), clamacchia (1), nephron44 (1), Jys-g (1), Lazlo_Kovaks (2), misfortune317 (2), Stephan_Rogers (3), TeriAndersonNeedham (3), FancyHorse (3), jamesabg (4), benfulton (4)75 more, daisy_may (4), Rtrace (4), pincus2 (4), metamedusa (4), rosemitchell (4), flips (4), NinieB (5), tjsween (5), steller0707 (6), m_island (6), JohnMB (6), _Zoe_ (6), booksinbed (7), Kodibear (7), hipdeep (7), ABVR (7), hailelib (7), Aquila (8), HollieKirt (8), martina_hrubes (8), kageeh (8), staffordcastle (8), Laura1124 (9), deldevries (9), TheUndergroundMan000 (9), jnmlkr901 (9), Only2rs (10), banana4thelord (10), mattmcmahon (10), IsabelJacobson (10), Zaeynab (11), icre8dstny (11), cpg (11), otterlake (12), Shutzie27 (12), Zylphan (13), courtneyp93 (15), mspixieears (15), AnnaClaire (15), lahochstetler (15), mybookshelf (16), ridgididge (17), TaraJohnson (18), jaysbooks (18), bcrowl399 (18), TwinDaddy (19), CVido (19), jefbra (19), sjmccreary (19), skavlanj (21), spiderlily (21), christianromney (21), varielle (22), SimoneA (22), Dunord (23), wordswordswords (25), brenzi (26), eclecticdodo (28), antqueen (28), linnzsue (30), ahef1963 (30), Aprill (33), sturlington (39), FlorianKarpfinger (40), Bici47 (41), BlueSkies305 (44), cathyta (85), almigwin (122), gypsysmom (166), james.proffitt (177), bookwoman84, AntiLeah, ncgraham, amanda4242, electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, mattries37315, nonlocal, Peace2, tiddleyboom, .Monkey., konallis, auntSteelbreaker, SilentInAWay, gilroy, henkl, lilithcat, aulsmith, eromsted, Edward, susiesharp, lorax, EmScape (14)

Score: 159.56

Explanations:

tiddleyboom (0): Read it. Loved it.

.Monkey. (0): Read it. Disliked.

gilroy (0): Read it

ahef1963 (30): Read it; didn't really like it.

Aprill (33): Read it.

amanda4242 (23): Read it twice and hated it twice.

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46,006 members, 419 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: jamesabg (1), hudzilla55 (1), PatsyMurray (1), jerry-book (2), SamTaylor (2), BookWallah (2), StefanieGeeks (2), Dilara86 (2), HollieKirt (3), otterlake (3), Ares14 (3)58 more, Myrrha (3), ryaSilvia (3), IsabelJacobson (3), JerryMmm (3), bell7 (3), AmourFou (4), Saxon451 (4), mattmcmahon (4), canantopaloglu (4), kerry1897 (4), Zylphan (4), kageeh (4), artturnerjr (4), Tayuha (5), jyssco (5), fuzzi (5), banana4thelord (6), mspixieears (6), SkuldOMG (6), Aquila (7), Laura1124 (7), courtneyp93 (7), briarhills (7), karamazow (7), Only2rs (8), Sisif (8), mcountr (8), jaysbooks (8), varielle (9), mmseiple (10), christianromney (10), CVido (10), SylviaC (11), crazy4reading (11), RodgerA (12), Bici47 (12), antqueen (12), sjmccreary (12), spiderlily (13), dljones442 (13), hipdeep (13), daisy_may (14), Arrashid7 (14), BlueSkies305 (14), JqnOC (14), Cindy1954 (15), FlorianKarpfinger (15), TaraJohnson (16), TwinDaddy (16), linnzsue (16), cathyta (17), pmdean (20), JohnMB (45), almigwin (93), james.proffitt (175), amanda4242, eclecticdodo, souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, eromsted, lsah, electrice, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, Edward, aulsmith

Score: 157.26

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read in college

electrice (0): read in college

amanda4242 (2): Read it in college. Long, but a breeze to get through.

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30,790 members, 425 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: Rtrace (2), pincus2 (2), rosemitchell (2), flips (2), Chirules (3), JMK2020 (4), daisy_jane (4), SamTaylor (4), StefanieGeeks (4), m_island (5), BekkaJo (5)67 more, HollieKirt (5), Ares14 (5), hudzilla55 (5), NinieB (6), booksinbed (6), readerdad (6), Zaeynab (6), mattmcmahon (6), ryaSilvia (6), mlfhlibrarian (6), bibliobuzz (6), longway (7), Laura1124 (8), deldevries (8), TrulyAragorn (8), Saxon451 (8), canantopaloglu (8), flying_monkeys (8), Only2rs (9), kierstens (9), Sisif (10), gypsysmom (10), lsah (10), pewterbreath (10), nedhyu (11), jaysbooks (11), jefbra (12), FancyHorse (13), ridgididge (13), brenzi (13), bcrowl399 (13), christianromney (14), karamazow (15), foggidawn (15), spiderlily (16), Himalmitra (16), JqnOC (16), TaraJohnson (17), TwinDaddy (17), hipdeep (17), varielle (17), .Monkey. (17), CVido (18), SilentInAWay (18), skavlanj (20), dljones442 (20), linnzsue (21), pmdean (23), Bici47 (24), Arrashid7 (25), rretzler (25), tiddleyboom (26), FlorianKarpfinger (28), BlueSkies305 (33), sjmccreary (34), mybookshelf (35), SimoneA (51), cathyta (56), sturlington (90), JohnMB (98), almigwin (114), james.proffitt (176), AntiLeah, souloftherose, ncgraham, amanda4242, electrice

Thumbs down: JuliaMaria, cpg, konallis, auntSteelbreaker, eromsted, lorax, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 155.85

Explanations:

sturlington (90): Important book but kind of a slog.

amanda4242 (22): Read it and loathed it.

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71,168 members, 1,254 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: kmc3501 (1), artturnerjr (1), prosfilaes (1), susiesharp (3), TeriAndersonNeedham (4), nik61 (4), merriqat (4), benfulton (5), Tayuha (6), bcrowl399 (6), antqueen (6)66 more, NinieB (7), steller0707 (7), MargaretD1 (7), IsabelJacobson (7), brenzi (7), peterdj (7), SkuldOMG (7), sjmccreary (7), booksinbed (8), BekkaJo (8), redsox0407 (8), jnmlkr901 (8), Aquila (9), sturlington (9), longway (9), December7 (9), mattmcmahon (9), ahef1963 (9), lahochstetler (9), HollieKirt (10), Shutzie27 (10), jaysbooks (10), JqnOC (10), crazy4reading (10), Laura1124 (11), Sisif (11), Dehinde (11), kerry1897 (11), staffordcastle (11), anglemark (12), Zaeynab (13), mspixieears (13), jefbra (13), LesleyAshton (13), courtneyp93 (14), nedhyu (14), ABVR (14), otterlake (15), linlef (15), CVido (15), ridgididge (16), .Monkey. (16), gypsysmom (17), Dunord (19), varielle (20), wordswordswords (20), TaraJohnson (21), skavlanj (22), TwinDaddy (22), smcwl (22), Arrashid7 (23), Bici47 (23), pmdean (24), tiddleyboom (24), linnzsue (25), eromsted (29), FlorianKarpfinger (31), BlueSkies305 (34), Cindy1954 (45), JohnMB (47), deldevries (73), almigwin (110), james.proffitt (178), nlgeorge, electrice, amanda4242

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, Peace2, schmootc, konallis, cpg, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, gilroy, aulsmith, auntSteelbreaker, _Zoe_

Score: 147

Explanations:

auntSteelbreaker (0): Read it, even though it was boring.

amanda4242 (10): Loved it.

21
10,135 members, 203 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Musicaldreamer (2), MadaraR (2), bibliobuzz (2), japaul22 (2), Lazlo_Kovaks (3), CharlesTheB (3), thamara.abrao (3), nik61 (3), metamedusa (3), Chirules (4), susiesharp (4)53 more, TheUndergroundMan000 (5), jefbra (5), Marleen_Cloutier (5), ahef1963 (5), BekkaJo (6), hudzilla55 (6), cpg (6), foggidawn (6), james.proffitt (9), mcountr (9), citybird (9), Zaeynab (9), banana4thelord (9), staffordcastle (9), eromsted (9), europhile (10), mspixieears (10), lwbooklover (10), RachelKirk (11), otterlake (11), linlef (11), Smiler69 (11), EmScape (11), lsah (12), Dunord (12), mmseiple (13), CVido (14), wordswordswords (14), cathyta (14), lahochstetler (14), daisy_may (15), gypsysmom (15), Bici47 (15), christianromney (16), stellarexplorer (16), Cecrow (18), tiddleyboom (18), TaraJohnson (20), TwinDaddy (20), mybookshelf (20), linnzsue (22), BlueSkies305 (22), skavlanj (24), Cindy1954 (24), FlorianKarpfinger (24), SilentInAWay (25), .Monkey. (30), sturlington (41), jain (70), almigwin (100), amanda4242, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: karamazow, prosfilaes

Score: 141

Explanations:

jain (70): Read it in high school but need to reread as an adult.

amanda4242 (3): Loved it.

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9,635 members, 227 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: linnzsue (1), quillmenow (1), thamara.abrao (2), aquariumministry (2), hrd666dri (3), linfootr (3), bw94612 (4), joannawolotira (4), hudzilla55 (4), tjsween (4), raperper (4)52 more, matthewmason (4), Dilara86 (4), bacbaby (5), jamesabg (5), ryaSilvia (5), martina_hrubes (5), elia1168 (6), james.proffitt (7), HollieKirt (7), Zaeynab (8), al.vick (8), Shutzie27 (9), Zylphan (9), Laura1124 (10), kierstens (10), citybird (10), linlef (10), Aprill (10), Dehinde (10), jefbra (10), gennyt (10), Only2rs (11), hipdeep (11), mmseiple (12), courtneyp93 (12), nedhyu (12), gypsysmom (13), CVido (13), FancyHorse (14), Smiler69 (14), wordswordswords (15), .Monkey. (15), TwinDaddy (18), spiderlily (20), tiddleyboom (20), JqnOC (21), lwbooklover (21), TaraJohnson (22), Arrashid7 (22), pmdean (22), cathyta (22), eclecticdodo (22), sjmccreary (25), Bici47 (26), FlorianKarpfinger (27), BlueSkies305 (27), mybookshelf (32), smcwl (39), SilentInAWay (39), JohnMB (46), sturlington (104), electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, lsah, JuliaMaria, cpg

Score: 136.51

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29,928 members, 557 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Evelyn_Lilly_317 (3), PatsyMurray (3), brenzi (3), hrd666dri (4), JohnMB (4), Marleen_Cloutier (4), TeriAndersonNeedham (5), Rtrace (5), mlfhlibrarian (5), Percevan (5), benfulton (6)57 more, Zylphan (6), Himalmitra (6), Beorn_se_Bacaire (6), Tayuha (7), m_island (7), elia1168 (7), fuzzi (7), jefbra (7), james.proffitt (8), BookWallah (8), hudzilla55 (8), auntSteelbreaker (8), HollieKirt (9), Dehinde (9), mspixieears (9), kerry1897 (9), RachelKirk (10), mcountr (10), deldevries (10), longway (10), icre8dstny (10), briarhills (10), kierstens (11), Laura1124 (12), Zaeynab (12), europhile (12), varielle (12), courtneyp93 (13), linlef (13), mmseiple (14), SimoneA (14), foggidawn (14), nedhyu (15), FancyHorse (16), CVido (17), gypsysmom (18), christianromney (18), Bici47 (19), BlueSkies305 (20), dljones442 (21), mybookshelf (21), FlorianKarpfinger (22), TaraJohnson (23), skavlanj (23), TwinDaddy (24), sjmccreary (24), fundevogel (25), cathyta (25), linnzsue (26), jain (41), SilentInAWay (45), eromsted (52), Cindy1954 (68), sturlington (95), amanda4242 (108), bookwoman84, eclecticdodo

Thumbs down: ahef1963, lsah, JuliaMaria, Peace2, electrice, MaskedMumbler, Edward, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 131.13

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Could not get through it.

electrice (0): read in 2014

24
36,576 members, 644 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: bacbaby (1), .Monkey. (1), kierstens (2), dljones442 (3), KimarieBee (3), BookWallah (3), kmc3501 (4), Aprill (5), Rtrace (6), dianeham (6), TeriAndersonNeedham (7)60 more, JohnMB (8), steller0707 (9), redsox0407 (9), raperper (9), Elizabeth088 (9), Beorn_se_Bacaire (9), Zylphan (10), jamesabg (11), IsabelJacobson (11), jnmlkr901 (11), al.vick (11), susiesharp (11), Aquila (12), booksinbed (12), RachelKirk (12), mcountr (12), AmourFou (12), james.proffitt (13), elia1168 (14), BekkaJo (14), Dehinde (14), peterdj (15), Laura1124 (16), longway (16), hudzilla55 (16), Shutzie27 (16), daisy_may (17), mspixieears (17), jefbra (17), cc9 (17), CharlesTheB (18), europhile (18), FancyHorse (19), nedhyu (20), ahef1963 (20), courtneyp93 (21), SimoneA (21), foggidawn (22), mybookshelf (22), gypsysmom (23), linlef (23), christianromney (23), varielle (23), JqnOC (25), Smiler69 (26), TaraJohnson (27), skavlanj (28), TwinDaddy (32), Arrashid7 (32), sjmccreary (32), Bici47 (36), linnzsue (42), BlueSkies305 (46), FlorianKarpfinger (47), cathyta (60), jain (71), sturlington (85), eclecticdodo, nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: lsah, waitingtoderail, CVido, electrice, tiddleyboom, Edward, auntSteelbreaker, eromsted, lilithcat, SilentInAWay

Score: 129.5

Explanations:

electrice (0): read

tiddleyboom (0): Read it. Still a great story.

Aprill (5): Read it. Brilliant.

jain (71): Read it in high school but need to reread as an adult.

25
34,541 members, 347 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: JohnMB (1), chukche (2), SamTaylor (3), Dilara86 (3), kageeh (3), anglemark (3), jerry-book (4), Ares14 (4), Myrrha (4), ryaSilvia (4), IsabelJacobson (4)54 more, bell7 (4), mattmcmahon (5), canantopaloglu (5), kerry1897 (5), SkuldOMG (5), bacbaby (6), jyssco (6), jamesabg (6), fuzzi (6), otterlake (6), Shutzie27 (6), karamazow (6), crazy4reading (6), AmourFou (7), banana4thelord (7), jaysbooks (7), prosfilaes (7), mspixieears (8), varielle (8), cc9 (8), EmScape (8), Saxon451 (9), wordswordswords (9), smcwl (10), Aquila (11), mcountr (11), deldevries (11), christianromney (11), CVido (11), JqnOC (11), sjmccreary (11), Sisif (12), hipdeep (12), Only2rs (13), cathyta (13), Bici47 (14), mmseiple (15), Arrashid7 (15), dljones442 (16), Cindy1954 (16), BlueSkies305 (16), FlorianKarpfinger (18), spiderlily (19), linnzsue (19), eclecticdodo (19), TwinDaddy (21), pmdean (21), TaraJohnson (24), antqueen (26), almigwin (95), amanda4242 (107), james.proffitt (179), SylviaC, souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, Stephen-17, lsah, eromsted, electrice, peterdj, konallis, cpg, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, Edward, ABVR

Score: 129.07

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read in college

electrice (0): read in college

amanda4242 (107): Must read this soon.

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28,678 members, 307 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: s2nowy (1), dara85 (2), Sarahlinbook (2), Musicaldreamer (3), Liivin (3), CharlesTheB (5), JMK2020 (5), TeriAndersonNeedham (6), seanogui (6), jyssco (7), benfulton (7)57 more, JohnMB (7), NinieB (8), m_island (8), evilmoose (9), December7 (10), booksinbed (11), joannawolotira (11), james.proffitt (12), Aquila (13), jamesabg (13), BekkaJo (13), Saxon451 (13), jnmlkr901 (13), raperper (13), Beorn_se_Bacaire (13), mattmcmahon (14), Laura1124 (15), deldevries (15), bw94612 (15), Zaeynab (15), Zylphan (15), Shutzie27 (17), Dehinde (17), Sisif (18), ridgididge (18), japaul22 (18), courtneyp93 (19), hudzilla55 (19), LesleyAshton (19), daisy_may (20), jaysbooks (20), kageeh (20), jefbra (21), bcrowl399 (21), gypsysmom (24), SimoneA (24), dljones442 (25), TaraJohnson (26), skavlanj (26), varielle (27), Dunord (29), TwinDaddy (31), pmdean (31), wordswordswords (32), Arrashid7 (33), tiddleyboom (35), ahef1963 (36), linnzsue (41), FlorianKarpfinger (51), BlueSkies305 (52), sjmccreary (55), cathyta (68), sturlington (98), almigwin (127), amanda4242, ncgraham, electrice

Thumbs down: mattries37315, CVido, eromsted, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, aulsmith

Score: 127.8

Explanations:

amanda4242 (5): Read it.

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63,698 members, 1,017 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: Sarahlinbook (1), kdemetter (2), kmc3501 (3), misfortune317 (3), pincus2 (3), waitingtoderail (3), rosemitchell (3), bibliobuzz (3), kristilabrie (4), pmdean (4), mybookshelf (4)59 more, JessGalchutt (5), merriqat (5), Ares14 (6), chgstrom (6), tjsween (6), ghilbrae (6), olgakm (6), bacbaby (7), metamedusa (7), Tayuha (8), longway (8), bcrowl399 (9), steller0707 (10), booksinbed (10), james.proffitt (10), blancosa (10), brenzi (10), HollieKirt (11), Saxon451 (11), banana4thelord (11), hudzilla55 (11), ahef1963 (11), foggidawn (11), deldevries (12), al.vick (12), Laura1124 (13), Sisif (13), TrulyAragorn (13), Kristelh (13), Shutzie27 (14), pewterbreath (15), courtneyp93 (16), jefbra (16), LesleyAshton (17), jaysbooks (19), kageeh (19), varielle (21), Dunord (21), christianromney (22), CVido (22), wordswordswords (22), JqnOC (24), TaraJohnson (25), skavlanj (25), TwinDaddy (25), rretzler (27), linnzsue (28), cathyta (29), lwbooklover (30), FlorianKarpfinger (35), Bici47 (42), SilentInAWay (43), JohnMB (99), almigwin (119), gypsysmom (148), bookwoman84, eclecticdodo, amanda4242, ncgraham

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, lsah, Simone2, wrysosrs, electrice, .Monkey., cpg, schmootc, Edward, eromsted, lorax, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 126.86

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read in high school.

electrice (0): read

.Monkey. (0): Read it. Hated it.

amanda4242 (14): Loved it in high school.

28
29,028 members, 521 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Tried to read it but found the subject matter too distasteful to continue.

sturlington (0): Could not finish.

Simone2 (0): Loved it

gilroy (0): Read it. Hated it. Let the dang thing die.

aulsmith (0): I see no reason for anyone to feel obligated to read this book

amanda4242 (12): Read it, but not in a rush to read it again.

29
23,680 members, 349 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: martina_hrubes (2), aquariumministry (3), raperper (3), kmc3501 (5), dianeham (5), ramsesiii (5), matthewmason (5), bw94612 (6), Dehinde (6), canantopaloglu (6), EElsen (6)53 more, thorold (7), redsox0407 (7), jyssco (8), Elizabeth088 (8), NinieB (9), europhile (9), jefbra (9), Marleen_Cloutier (9), pewterbreath (9), LesleyAshton (10), andejons (10), longway (11), stellarexplorer (11), steller0707 (12), linlef (12), booksinbed (13), RachelKirk (13), otterlake (13), nedhyu (13), wordswordswords (13), karamazow (13), Sisif (14), jaysbooks (14), christianromney (15), Dunord (16), gennyt (16), susiesharp (16), tiddleyboom (17), Laura1124 (18), Arrashid7 (18), gypsysmom (19), SimoneA (19), lwbooklover (20), FlorianKarpfinger (21), linnzsue (23), rretzler (23), al.vick (25), BlueSkies305 (25), TwinDaddy (26), skavlanj (27), sjmccreary (27), Bici47 (29), TaraJohnson (30), .Monkey. (37), sturlington (40), cathyta (48), eromsted (49), Cindy1954 (65), almigwin (106), souloftherose, ncgraham, electrice, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: ahef1963, nephron44, Simone2, CVido, peterdj, lilithcat, aulsmith, SilentInAWay

Score: 119.22

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Read in university. Hated it.

aulsmith (0): The first page was so boring I never returned.

30
40,328 members, 610 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I don't really like his style.

Aprill (4): It's on my tbr shelf.

31
10,179 members, 179 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: MccMichaelR (2), PatsyMurray (2), spounds (2), SqueakyChu (2), hudzilla55 (3), matthewmason (3), AnnaClaire (3), jefbra (4), sarahemmm (4), daisy_may (5), bw94612 (5)45 more, joannawolotira (5), Dehinde (5), pewterbreath (5), Himalmitra (5), foggidawn (5), CharlesTheB (6), Kodibear (6), redsox0407 (6), Simone2 (6), Kristelh (6), jaysbooks (6), cc9 (7), jamesabg (8), TheUndergroundMan000 (8), smcwl (8), lwbooklover (8), lahochstetler (8), linlef (9), TrulyAragorn (10), Zaeynab (10), wordswordswords (10), Smiler69 (12), lsah (13), tiddleyboom (13), Only2rs (14), james.proffitt (14), stellarexplorer (14), FancyHorse (15), ridgididge (15), gypsysmom (16), Arrashid7 (16), mmseiple (17), FlorianKarpfinger (17), BlueSkies305 (17), Bici47 (18), cpg (20), cathyta (20), eromsted (23), linnzsue (24), TaraJohnson (29), mybookshelf (33), Cindy1954 (39), almigwin (98), ncgraham, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, Peace2, CVido, SilentInAWay, prosfilaes, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 117.43

Explanations:

sturlington (0): No more Hardy!

32
36,701 members, 491 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: Illiniguy71 (1), Jys-g (2), daisy_jane (5), flips (5), nik61 (6), FancyHorse (6), merriqat (7), Ares14 (7), TeriAndersonNeedham (8), readerdad (8), elia1168 (8)56 more, fuzzi (8), MargaretD1 (8), jyssco (9), al.vick (9), Tayuha (10), ramsesiii (11), TrulyAragorn (12), Saxon451 (12), blancosa (12), martina_hrubes (12), IsabelJacobson (13), booksinbed (14), bcrowl399 (14), gennyt (14), james.proffitt (15), mybookshelf (15), lsah (16), Zylphan (16), otterlake (18), Shutzie27 (18), CharlesTheB (19), Laura1124 (19), Dehinde (19), gypsysmom (20), courtneyp93 (20), ridgididge (20), hudzilla55 (20), jefbra (20), nedhyu (21), cc9 (22), brenzi (22), dljones442 (23), foggidawn (24), christianromney (24), CVido (27), Dunord (27), SimoneA (28), skavlanj (30), pmdean (30), TaraJohnson (31), wordswordswords (31), Arrashid7 (34), tiddleyboom (36), linnzsue (38), lwbooklover (38), JohnMB (50), sturlington (52), cathyta (55), eromsted (55), FlorianKarpfinger (59), Cindy1954 (71), almigwin (125), eclecticdodo, bookwoman84, nlgeorge, souloftherose

Thumbs down: mattries37315, waitingtoderail, electrice, cpg, Edward, sjmccreary, konallis, lorax, SilentInAWay, aulsmith

Score: 115.42

Explanations:

electrice (0): read

33
69,930 members, 1,347 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: briarhills (1), Mellerup (2), Nivram (2), Jys-g (3), Aprill (3), misfortune317 (4), stellarexplorer (4), thamara.abrao (5), kristilabrie (5), MadaraR (5), John_Vaughan (7)56 more, Rtrace (8), TeriAndersonNeedham (9), merriqat (9), m_island (10), Tayuha (11), NinieB (11), steller0707 (13), mcountr (13), icre8dstny (13), December7 (13), Edward (13), deldevries (14), Aquila (15), BekkaJo (15), Saxon451 (16), AnnaClaire (16), booksinbed (17), jamesabg (17), IsabelJacobson (18), kageeh (18), CharlesTheB (20), martina_hrubes (20), Zylphan (20), Laura1124 (21), fundevogel (22), courtneyp93 (24), jaysbooks (24), gypsysmom (25), ridgididge (27), dljones442 (28), JohnMB (29), nedhyu (30), Shutzie27 (30), hudzilla55 (31), SimoneA (31), skavlanj (33), TwinDaddy (33), TaraJohnson (35), jefbra (36), lwbooklover (36), brenzi (40), mspixieears (44), almigwin (49), linnzsue (52), sjmccreary (53), ahef1963 (56), CVido (58), wordswordswords (61), sturlington (65), Arrashid7 (65), varielle (68), FlorianKarpfinger (83), cathyta (184), eclecticdodo, nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: Top.Notch.Hill, mattries37315, Simone2, electrice, tiddleyboom, cpg, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, henkl, aulsmith, eromsted

Score: 111.73

Explanations:

electrice (0): read

tiddleyboom (0): Read in High School - one of my favorites. Movie is excellent too.

Aprill (3): Great movie.

sturlington (65): Everyone should read this book.

34
20,119 members, 182 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: Yzma (1), eromsted (1), lorax (1), anglemark (2), cej1027 (3), PatsyMurray (4), jerry-book (5), JohnMB (5), Myrrha (5), Dilara86 (5), joannawolotira (6)46 more, IsabelJacobson (6), bw94612 (7), ryaSilvia (7), mattmcmahon (8), Kristelh (8), kerry1897 (8), pewterbreath (8), SkuldOMG (8), mattries37315 (9), AmourFou (9), hudzilla55 (9), jamesabg (10), Himalmitra (10), elia1168 (11), TrulyAragorn (11), varielle (13), cc9 (13), sjmccreary (13), longway (14), linlef (14), Dunord (14), Sisif (16), otterlake (16), Cindy1954 (17), mmseiple (18), daisy_may (18), rretzler (18), james.proffitt (19), JqnOC (19), Arrashid7 (21), BlueSkies305 (21), dljones442 (22), .Monkey. (22), FlorianKarpfinger (25), TwinDaddy (27), Bici47 (27), smcwl (27), linnzsue (29), TaraJohnson (33), cathyta (35), gennyt (46), almigwin (101), amanda4242 (109), SylviaC, bookwoman84, souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, CVido, peterdj, SilentInAWay, prosfilaes, Edward, ABVR, aulsmith, aekd (291)

Score: 108.41

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read in college.

aulsmith (0): Got through Carthage and gave up in disgust.

aekd (291): Unlikely to read, but who knows?

35
16,235 members, 318 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: Aggelos (2), thamara.abrao (4), Stephan_Rogers (5), hrd666dri (5), al.vick (6), Rtrace (7), chgstrom (7), tjsween (7), .Monkey. (7), evilmoose (8), jyssco (10)49 more, Tayuha (12), mattmcmahon (12), jnmlkr901 (12), Dilara86 (12), Zylphan (12), elia1168 (13), joannawolotira (13), ryaSilvia (13), steller0707 (14), Saxon451 (14), hudzilla55 (15), Aquila (16), booksinbed (16), jamesabg (16), BekkaJo (16), Dehinde (16), longway (17), bw94612 (17), james.proffitt (18), FancyHorse (18), mspixieears (18), Smiler69 (18), ramsesiii (19), mmseiple (21), eclecticdodo (21), CVido (25), jefbra (25), gypsysmom (26), JohnMB (27), JqnOC (27), mybookshelf (28), TwinDaddy (30), Arrashid7 (31), skavlanj (32), cathyta (33), tiddleyboom (34), lwbooklover (34), TaraJohnson (36), linnzsue (37), Bici47 (39), SilentInAWay (40), eromsted (48), FlorianKarpfinger (50), BlueSkies305 (50), Cindy1954 (64), ahef1963 (91), sturlington (105), electrice, amanda4242

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, lsah, MaskedMumbler, cpg, Edward, aulsmith

Score: 105.85

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Tried and gave up.

ahef1963 (91): So far the only book by Wells that I've liked.

36
12,382 members, 229 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: Peace2 (4), CharlesTheB (7), evilmoose (7), Simone2 (7), raperper (7), joannawolotira (8), Marleen_Cloutier (8), brenzi (8), peterdj (8), bacbaby (9), AnnaClaire (9)44 more, japaul22 (9), martina_hrubes (10), foggidawn (10), susiesharp (10), m_island (11), bw94612 (11), Himalmitra (11), NinieB (12), BekkaJo (12), briarhills (12), kerry1897 (13), mcountr (14), ahef1963 (14), RachelKirk (15), jamesabg (15), TrulyAragorn (15), europhile (15), lsah (17), SilentInAWay (17), booksinbed (18), jain (18), linlef (18), wordswordswords (18), SimoneA (18), Smiler69 (19), mmseiple (20), gypsysmom (21), stellarexplorer (21), tiddleyboom (23), dljones442 (24), CVido (24), pmdean (26), cathyta (28), Bici47 (30), TwinDaddy (34), linnzsue (36), FlorianKarpfinger (36), TaraJohnson (37), eromsted (44), Cindy1954 (59), BlueSkies305 (63), almigwin (108), nlgeorge, ncgraham

Thumbs down: sturlington, cpg, lilithcat

Score: 104.89

37
34,664 members, 607 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: Eirinfrey (1), nephron44 (2), dara85 (3), Peace2 (5), JMK2020 (6), waitingtoderail (6), Ares14 (8), readerdad (10), m_island (13), banana4thelord (13), tjsween (14)50 more, steller0707 (15), icre8dstny (15), bcrowl399 (16), Aquila (17), Saxon451 (17), karamazow (17), jamesabg (18), deldevries (18), ahef1963 (18), Only2rs (19), mattmcmahon (19), ScarySquirrel (19), brenzi (20), booksinbed (21), james.proffitt (21), CharlesTheB (22), gennyt (22), longway (23), BekkaJo (23), lsah (25), hudzilla55 (27), courtneyp93 (28), nedhyu (28), Shutzie27 (28), rretzler (28), gypsysmom (30), ncgraham (33), skavlanj (35), pmdean (35), sjmccreary (39), mybookshelf (40), TaraJohnson (41), TwinDaddy (41), ryaSilvia (42), linlef (48), SilentInAWay (50), SimoneA (52), CVido (54), linnzsue (58), wordswordswords (59), Arrashid7 (62), cathyta (66), varielle (70), FlorianKarpfinger (78), sturlington (91), JohnMB (103), almigwin (139), nlgeorge, amanda4242, souloftherose

Thumbs down: Simone2, electrice, Edward, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 104

Explanations:

Simone2 (0): In high school I hated it, but after reading it again recently I love it!

electrice (0): read

ahef1963 (18): Loved it. Cried twice while reading it.

amanda4242 (25): I despised this book.

38
20,735 members, 378 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: WSB7 (1), bibliobuzz (4), icre8dstny (5), evilmoose (6), metamedusa (6), matthewmason (6), pewterbreath (6), John_Vaughan (6), Marleen_Cloutier (7), ramsesiii (8), readerdad (9)45 more, ryaSilvia (9), TeriAndersonNeedham (10), AmourFou (11), bcrowl399 (11), m_island (12), hudzilla55 (12), brenzi (12), karamazow (12), NinieB (13), Shutzie27 (13), Himalmitra (13), steller0707 (16), deldevries (16), Cecrow (16), Only2rs (17), courtneyp93 (18), booksinbed (20), Sisif (20), lsah (20), CharlesTheB (21), daisy_may (21), longway (21), CVido (21), Laura1124 (23), mmseiple (23), rretzler (24), tiddleyboom (25), Bici47 (25), pmdean (28), Arrashid7 (30), skavlanj (34), linnzsue (34), TwinDaddy (37), SilentInAWay (37), TaraJohnson (39), FlorianKarpfinger (39), .Monkey. (42), cathyta (46), BlueSkies305 (65), sturlington (92), JohnMB (101), AntiLeah, electrice, nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: Simone2, konallis, auntSteelbreaker, aulsmith, eromsted

Score: 103.04

Explanations:

Simone2 (0): One of my best last year

amanda4242 (24): Hated it.

39
15,804 members, 298 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: Marleen_Cloutier (3), martina_hrubes (4), JessGalchutt (6), vwinsloe (6), LesleyAshton (6), dianeham (7), Dilara86 (7), pewterbreath (7), Elizabeth088 (7), Kodibear (8), fuzzi (9)45 more, MargaretD1 (9), cc9 (9), AmourFou (10), AnnaClaire (10), peterdj (10), BekkaJo (11), wordswordswords (11), brenzi (11), bw94612 (13), RachelKirk (14), tiddleyboom (15), ahef1963 (15), SimoneA (16), steller0707 (17), Sisif (17), otterlake (17), FancyHorse (17), christianromney (17), lsah (18), BlueSkies305 (18), booksinbed (19), daisy_may (19), FlorianKarpfinger (19), james.proffitt (20), Arrashid7 (20), foggidawn (21), Laura1124 (22), gypsysmom (22), al.vick (26), Bici47 (28), TwinDaddy (29), sjmccreary (29), rretzler (32), linnzsue (33), smcwl (33), cathyta (34), mybookshelf (38), TaraJohnson (40), eromsted (51), Cindy1954 (67), SilentInAWay (72), almigwin (99), amanda4242, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, nephron44, Simone2, CVido, cpg

Score: 102.15

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Never finished it :-(

40
34,371 members, 572 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: despina.aws (1), cej1027 (4), Musicaldreamer (4), pincus2 (5), Stephan_Rogers (6), kristilabrie (6), misfortune317 (6), kageeh (7), hipdeep (8), ScarySquirrel (8), benfulton (9)55 more, bacbaby (10), flying_monkeys (10), SkuldOMG (10), jyssco (11), AnnaClaire (11), fuzzi (12), jerry-book (12), Tayuha (13), fundevogel (13), m_island (14), kierstens (15), mcountr (16), tjsween (16), jnmlkr901 (17), peterdj (17), LesleyAshton (18), Saxon451 (19), redsox0407 (19), RachelKirk (20), booksinbed (22), jamesabg (23), icre8dstny (23), Shutzie27 (23), brenzi (23), mspixieears (24), lwbooklover (24), Sisif (25), longway (25), TrulyAragorn (25), ahef1963 (26), BekkaJo (27), mybookshelf (27), otterlake (30), nedhyu (31), ryaSilvia (31), TaraJohnson (34), skavlanj (37), gypsysmom (39), CVido (44), tiddleyboom (44), Bici47 (44), eromsted (45), Arrashid7 (51), linlef (57), wordswordswords (57), Cindy1954 (60), linnzsue (65), FlorianKarpfinger (66), cathyta (71), jain (72), varielle (73), sturlington (108), eclecticdodo, amanda4242, electrice

Thumbs down: emily-judith, lsah, JohnMB, waitingtoderail, Simone2, jefbra, cpg, Edward, sjmccreary, konallis, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, Aprill (35)

Score: 101.56

Explanations:

Aprill (35): I found it difficult and not to my taste. Didn't finish.

jain (72): Need to read the uncensored version.

amanda4242 (8): Brilliant book.

41
8,987 members, 113 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: TBergen (1), fredasteele (1), luvpumpkns (2), clamacchia (4), mlfhlibrarian (4), gennyt (4), hailelib (4), ManWithAnAgenda (5), Beorn_se_Bacaire (5), aquariumministry (6), Dilara86 (6)39 more, peterdj (6), mousse (6), kerry1897 (7), LesleyAshton (7), Himalmitra (7), mattries37315 (8), bw94612 (9), Kristelh (9), joannawolotira (10), japaul22 (10), briarhills (11), jamesabg (12), elia1168 (12), cc9 (12), europhile (13), Dunord (13), longway (15), rretzler (15), TrulyAragorn (17), nedhyu (17), Smiler69 (17), Only2rs (18), JqnOC (18), mmseiple (19), Sisif (19), lsah (19), BlueSkies305 (23), Arrashid7 (24), cathyta (24), FlorianKarpfinger (26), linnzsue (32), TaraJohnson (38), smcwl (38), .Monkey. (39), eromsted (39), Cindy1954 (55), almigwin (102), ncgraham, amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, CVido, Bici47, sjmccreary, SilentInAWay, Edward

Score: 99.03

Explanations:

sturlington (0): See no need to read.

amanda4242 (15): A slow starter and can drag a bit in places, but a great read.

42
32,490 members, 345 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)

Lists: misfortune317 (5), rosemitchell (5), Musicaldreamer (6), kierstens (6), SamTaylor (6), almigwin (6), JessGalchutt (7), chgstrom (8), tjsween (8), JohnMB (9), Simone2 (10)47 more, kageeh (12), AmourFou (13), mattmcmahon (13), martina_hrubes (13), Tayuha (14), NinieB (14), IsabelJacobson (14), mcountr (15), jnmlkr901 (15), raperper (15), RachelKirk (17), BekkaJo (17), steller0707 (18), Aquila (18), peterdj (18), bw94612 (19), europhile (20), otterlake (22), CharlesTheB (23), cpg (24), Laura1124 (25), courtneyp93 (25), Zylphan (26), mmseiple (27), dljones442 (27), jaysbooks (27), gypsysmom (29), varielle (29), jefbra (31), SimoneA (32), CVido (33), wordswordswords (33), Dunord (34), brenzi (34), skavlanj (36), TwinDaddy (36), Arrashid7 (40), TaraJohnson (45), linnzsue (47), sjmccreary (48), ahef1963 (55), BlueSkies305 (60), cathyta (88), electrice, ncgraham, nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, .Monkey., karamazow, eromsted, SilentInAWay, aulsmith, aekd (267)

Score: 97.59

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read in college

.Monkey. (0): Read it. Hated it.

ahef1963 (55): Loved it.

aekd (267): Not likely to read.

43
11,374 members, 235 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ryaSilvia (1), martina_hrubes (1), sthadani (1), briarhills (2), metamedusa (2), clamacchia (3), linfootr (4), Himalmitra (4), mousse (4), SilentInAWay (5), jerry-book (6)36 more, kerry1897 (6), .Monkey. (6), anglemark (6), joannawolotira (7), mspixieears (7), Kristelh (7), ahef1963 (7), auntSteelbreaker (7), bw94612 (8), elia1168 (9), BekkaJo (10), varielle (10), Smiler69 (10), Dunord (11), cc9 (11), stellarexplorer (12), longway (13), jamesabg (14), lsah (14), tiddleyboom (14), FlorianKarpfinger (16), cathyta (18), gennyt (18), steller0707 (19), Only2rs (20), eromsted (21), james.proffitt (22), smcwl (26), linnzsue (27), Cindy1954 (37), TaraJohnson (42), skavlanj (72), almigwin (97), 2wonderY, souloftherose, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, JuliaMaria, CVido, Bici47, peterdj, prosfilaes, lilithcat, Edward

Score: 95.25

44
33,893 members, 477 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: nicolaskowsk (1), WSB7 (2), kierstens (3), StefanieGeeks (5), smcwl (5), daisy_jane (6), Cecrow (6), SilentInAWay (6), artturnerjr (6), nik61 (7), benfulton (8)46 more, sturlington (8), December7 (8), EElsen (8), canantopaloglu (9), redsox0407 (10), SylviaC (10), kerry1897 (12), lahochstetler (12), ahef1963 (13), jefbra (14), LesleyAshton (14), NinieB (15), Shutzie27 (15), RachelKirk (16), nedhyu (18), .Monkey. (18), brenzi (18), antqueen (18), sjmccreary (18), Aquila (19), BekkaJo (19), varielle (19), wordswordswords (19), otterlake (20), Dunord (20), Sisif (22), booksinbed (23), eclecticdodo (23), Laura1124 (24), mmseiple (24), linlef (26), gypsysmom (28), pmdean (29), Bici47 (37), FlorianKarpfinger (38), linnzsue (39), cathyta (39), TwinDaddy (40), TaraJohnson (46), JohnMB (48), Cindy1954 (61), BlueSkies305 (64), skavlanj (73), almigwin (111), amanda4242, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, eromsted, Simone2, CVido, auntSteelbreaker, peterdj, cpg, konallis, lilithcat, gilroy, aulsmith

Score: 94.42

Explanations:

auntSteelbreaker (0): I think Austen is boring.

amanda4242 (9): Liked it.

45
52,306 members, 839 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: Aprill (1), EmScape (1), artturnerjr (2), antqueen (5), Peace2 (6), Edward (6), JMK2020 (7), dara85 (7), eromsted (8), Musicaldreamer (9), TeriAndersonNeedham (11)50 more, SamTaylor (11), staffordcastle (12), December7 (14), kageeh (14), NinieB (16), m_island (17), sturlington (17), redsox0407 (17), RachelKirk (19), mcountr (19), almigwin (19), steller0707 (20), sjmccreary (20), Aquila (21), martina_hrubes (21), Cindy1954 (23), booksinbed (24), ridgididge (26), Laura1124 (27), otterlake (27), jamesabg (28), Sisif (28), Zylphan (28), Shutzie27 (29), BekkaJo (30), europhile (30), jaysbooks (30), dljones442 (36), skavlanj (38), gypsysmom (38), LesleyAshton (38), mspixieears (40), Dehinde (42), brenzi (44), jefbra (47), TaraJohnson (49), TwinDaddy (50), varielle (52), CVido (55), tiddleyboom (59), Arrashid7 (64), ahef1963 (64), linnzsue (66), wordswordswords (85), FlorianKarpfinger (92), cathyta (166), eclecticdodo, amanda4242, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: emily-judith, CharlesTheB, Simone2, cpg, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, gilroy, aulsmith, ABVR, lorax, auntSteelbreaker, _Zoe_

Score: 92.34

Explanations:

Aprill (1): Enjoyed it.

tiddleyboom (59): I know the whole plot and resolution of Jane Eyre; I've just never read the book.

ahef1963 (64): A favourite.

46
24,261 members, 535 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: darlenebuckner (1), RadioheadMel (1), skavlanj (1), luvpumpkns (1), MadaraR (3), dara85 (4), cej1027 (5), linfootr (5), 2wonderY (5), bwtsang (6), SamTaylor (7)34 more, jnmlkr901 (10), EElsen (10), bell7 (10), bacbaby (11), fuzzi (11), IsabelJacobson (12), susiesharp (12), SilentInAWay (13), ryaSilvia (14), Zylphan (14), lwbooklover (14), Dilara86 (15), brenzi (16), deldevries (17), RachelKirk (18), kerry1897 (18), Himalmitra (18), elia1168 (19), Zaeynab (19), Only2rs (21), jamesabg (21), ahef1963 (22), courtneyp93 (23), mmseiple (29), linlef (29), dljones442 (31), CVido (31), BlueSkies305 (31), FlorianKarpfinger (41), TaraJohnson (43), linnzsue (51), cathyta (65), almigwin (113), amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, tiddleyboom, MaskedMumbler, _Zoe_

Score: 90.96

Explanations:

tiddleyboom (0): Read in High School...still haunts me after all these years.

amanda4242 (19): Read it in high school but should read it again.

47
1,024 members, 11 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: CyndiCiavarella (4), seanogui (7), Musicaldreamer (8), Stephan_Rogers (8), JessGalchutt (8), Rtrace (10), chgstrom (10), Ares14 (11), daisy_jane (11), Aprill (12), pmdean (12)47 more, Beorn_se_Bacaire (12), fuzzi (13), nik61 (13), mattries37315 (15), ScarySquirrel (16), foggidawn (17), m_island (18), mcountr (18), deldevries (20), Saxon451 (20), mattmcmahon (20), daisy_may (23), Sisif (24), booksinbed (25), CharlesTheB (25), ridgididge (25), eclecticdodo (25), james.proffitt (27), Laura1124 (28), BekkaJo (28), otterlake (28), Dehinde (28), almigwin (32), jnmlkr901 (33), jaysbooks (33), dljones442 (34), gypsysmom (36), SimoneA (36), skavlanj (39), LesleyAshton (40), jefbra (41), TwinDaddy (45), mspixieears (45), TaraJohnson (47), ryaSilvia (48), tiddleyboom (54), CVido (60), Arrashid7 (61), varielle (63), linnzsue (69), wordswordswords (72), FlorianKarpfinger (77), JohnMB (95), cathyta (194), amanda4242, electrice, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: ahef1963, sturlington, lsah, peterdj, SilentInAWay, aulsmith, sjmccreary

Score: 90.81

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Read in university. Hated it.

sturlington (0): Not required reading anymore.

amanda4242 (7): Worth reading.

48
19,044 members, 232 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), loogawa (2), CyndiCiavarella (3), Sarahlinbook (3), daisy_may (6), Musicaldreamer (7), Rtrace (9), .Monkey. (9), MargaretD1 (11), mattmcmahon (11), pmdean (11)39 more, banana4thelord (12), cpg (14), m_island (16), elia1168 (17), Zaeynab (17), hudzilla55 (17), europhile (19), Aquila (20), BekkaJo (20), FancyHorse (20), mspixieears (20), LesleyAshton (20), linlef (22), jefbra (23), jaysbooks (23), james.proffitt (24), mmseiple (25), SimoneA (25), Smiler69 (25), nedhyu (26), gypsysmom (27), Kristelh (27), eclecticdodo (27), JohnMB (28), ryaSilvia (28), varielle (28), rretzler (34), TwinDaddy (35), CVido (36), Arrashid7 (45), TaraJohnson (48), BlueSkies305 (49), linnzsue (50), FlorianKarpfinger (55), cathyta (67), SilentInAWay (73), skavlanj (74), amanda4242 (110), electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, peterdj, aulsmith, sjmccreary

Score: 89.61

49
27,030 members, 363 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: waitingtoderail (4), BookWallah (4), Musicaldreamer (5), Stephan_Rogers (7), .Monkey. (8), chgstrom (9), tjsween (11), briarhills (13), mattries37315 (14), icre8dstny (14), m_island (15)42 more, mattmcmahon (15), jnmlkr901 (16), jamesabg (19), deldevries (19), elia1168 (21), Dehinde (21), daisy_may (22), FancyHorse (22), Shutzie27 (22), james.proffitt (23), Sisif (23), ridgididge (23), Zylphan (23), CharlesTheB (24), longway (24), ryaSilvia (24), LesleyAshton (24), BekkaJo (25), Laura1124 (26), mmseiple (26), SimoneA (29), dljones442 (30), pmdean (32), gypsysmom (33), jefbra (33), Dunord (33), ahef1963 (34), linlef (36), tiddleyboom (41), sjmccreary (41), TwinDaddy (42), CVido (42), TaraJohnson (44), wordswordswords (45), mybookshelf (47), Arrashid7 (50), linnzsue (54), FlorianKarpfinger (62), BlueSkies305 (71), cathyta (72), JohnMB (92), sturlington (93)

Thumbs down: lsah, electrice, SilentInAWay, eromsted

Score: 89.04

Explanations:

electrice (0): read in 2013

ahef1963 (34): I really love R.L. Stevenson. Great book.

50
25,326 members, 478 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: antqueen (2), WSB7 (3), sturlington (4), kierstens (4), seanogui (9), JessGalchutt (9), benfulton (10), December7 (11), nik61 (12), SilentInAWay (12), redsox0407 (13)42 more, SylviaC (13), Dehinde (15), mspixieears (16), NinieB (17), ahef1963 (19), RachelKirk (21), Kristelh (21), LesleyAshton (21), brenzi (21), steller0707 (22), jamesabg (22), jefbra (22), Aquila (23), TrulyAragorn (23), otterlake (24), nedhyu (24), BekkaJo (26), varielle (26), booksinbed (27), Sisif (27), smcwl (28), sjmccreary (28), CVido (29), mmseiple (30), wordswordswords (30), kerry1897 (31), linlef (33), tiddleyboom (33), .Monkey. (33), gypsysmom (34), Aprill (34), TwinDaddy (43), Bici47 (45), linnzsue (46), eromsted (46), BlueSkies305 (48), FlorianKarpfinger (49), Cindy1954 (62), cathyta (69), TaraJohnson (79), Laura1124 (116), nlgeorge

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, Simone2, cpg, konallis, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 87.71

Explanations:

ahef1963 (19): Loved it.

Aprill (34): Read it.

51
18,186 members, 550 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: dara85 (5), fredasteele (5), Peace2 (7), olgakm (7), jain (8), daisy_may (8), Aprill (9), bwtsang (9), auntSteelbreaker (9), mybookshelf (9), antqueen (9)45 more, al.vick (10), TeriAndersonNeedham (12), citybird (12), hipdeep (14), December7 (15), kageeh (16), NinieB (18), m_island (19), steller0707 (21), redsox0407 (21), jaysbooks (21), Aquila (22), RachelKirk (22), cpg (22), LesleyAshton (22), SilentInAWay (23), bw94612 (24), mspixieears (25), booksinbed (26), james.proffitt (26), TrulyAragorn (26), longway (27), jefbra (27), .Monkey. (27), ahef1963 (27), lwbooklover (28), Laura1124 (29), Sisif (29), brenzi (30), jamesabg (31), BekkaJo (31), europhile (31), varielle (34), gypsysmom (37), skavlanj (40), otterlake (41), CVido (56), Arrashid7 (60), BlueSkies305 (61), linlef (62), sturlington (71), FlorianKarpfinger (71), linnzsue (74), cathyta (80), amanda4242

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, Simone2, tiddleyboom, Himalmitra, karamazow, sjmccreary, lilithcat, henkl, aulsmith

Score: 86.9

Explanations:

tiddleyboom (0): Read it - LOVE

aulsmith (0): Not a classic

Aprill (9): Read it.

ahef1963 (27): A great favourite.

amanda4242 (11): Excellent read.

52
9,755 members, 231 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: barbharper (1), Cecrow (2), smcwl (2), jain (6), nik61 (10), Dilara86 (10), jerry-book (11), bacbaby (12), WSB7 (12), tjsween (12), brenzi (14)38 more, jefbra (15), kerry1897 (16), LesleyAshton (16), ahef1963 (16), jaysbooks (17), Himalmitra (17), NinieB (19), cpg (19), bw94612 (21), joannawolotira (21), longway (22), BekkaJo (22), steller0707 (23), Peace2 (24), FancyHorse (24), otterlake (25), europhile (25), jamesabg (26), lsah (26), booksinbed (28), Sisif (30), gypsysmom (31), dljones442 (32), Smiler69 (32), james.proffitt (33), mmseiple (33), sjmccreary (33), Arrashid7 (35), BlueSkies305 (35), Bici47 (35), .Monkey. (38), cathyta (42), linlef (45), SilentInAWay (53), linnzsue (56), tiddleyboom (61), skavlanj (76), Laura1124 (117)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, JuliaMaria, Simone2, CVido, fundevogel

Score: 82.41

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Tried to read--couldn't get into it.

53
11,996 members, 97 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: gennyt (3), almigwin (4), FancyHorse (7), ScarySquirrel (7), seanogui (8), Stephan_Rogers (9), Ares14 (9), Myrrha (9), jerry-book (10), bwtsang (10), nik61 (11)39 more, redsox0407 (11), evilmoose (11), briarhills (14), cpg (15), joannawolotira (18), peterdj (20), Shutzie27 (21), TrulyAragorn (22), RachelKirk (23), europhile (24), foggidawn (25), jamesabg (27), ryaSilvia (27), booksinbed (29), james.proffitt (29), deldevries (30), Sisif (31), SimoneA (33), mmseiple (34), pmdean (34), Kristelh (34), cc9 (36), CVido (41), tiddleyboom (42), linlef (43), wordswordswords (44), TwinDaddy (47), ahef1963 (48), Arrashid7 (49), kerry1897 (50), linnzsue (55), sjmccreary (56), FlorianKarpfinger (65), BlueSkies305 (70), JohnMB (73), TaraJohnson (78), cathyta (108), amanda4242 (111), electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, eromsted, karamazow, SilentInAWay, aulsmith

Score: 81.8

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read partly in college. Not worth it.

aulsmith (0): I tried, but after Satan leaves Heaven things get very boring.

FancyHorse (7): I read it in high school but have forgotten most of it.

54
18,075 members, 429 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: TBergen (2), KimarieBee (2), prosfilaes (2), Cecrow (3), stellarexplorer (3), Scorbet (3), anglemark (4), clamacchia (5), japaul22 (6), merriqat (8), Simone2 (8)36 more, metamedusa (9), matthewmason (9), ramsesiii (10), peterdj (11), icre8dstny (12), .Monkey. (12), Dilara86 (14), elia1168 (15), joannawolotira (15), ryaSilvia (15), longway (18), BekkaJo (18), bw94612 (18), hipdeep (18), kerry1897 (19), Sisif (21), linlef (21), tiddleyboom (21), mmseiple (22), lsah (22), nedhyu (23), steller0707 (24), james.proffitt (25), Dunord (26), dljones442 (29), CVido (30), cathyta (32), linnzsue (44), Cindy1954 (44), FlorianKarpfinger (46), skavlanj (75), almigwin (115), SylviaC, amanda4242, souloftherose, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: esilke, ahef1963, eromsted, JeffersonBallard, cpg, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, aulsmith, GCPLreader

Score: 81.66

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Couldn't even get through the first chapter. It made no sense.

aulsmith (0): See no reason to read.

55
8,093 members, 123 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: BALE (1), FancyHorse (4), brenzi (6), japaul22 (8), martina_hrubes (9), Musicaldreamer (10), evilmoose (10), CharlesTheB (11), ramsesiii (12), lwbooklover (13), redsox0407 (14)35 more, Kristelh (15), Smiler69 (15), jefbra (18), stellarexplorer (19), joannawolotira (20), europhile (22), otterlake (23), BekkaJo (24), lsah (24), cathyta (26), SilentInAWay (26), wordswordswords (27), linlef (30), tiddleyboom (30), mybookshelf (30), Bici47 (31), gypsysmom (32), Laura1124 (33), jamesabg (33), james.proffitt (35), mmseiple (38), skavlanj (41), sturlington (42), FlorianKarpfinger (42), BlueSkies305 (42), eromsted (43), linnzsue (45), TwinDaddy (46), Cindy1954 (58), jain (73), TaraJohnson (76), amanda4242 (112), almigwin (121), nlgeorge, ncgraham

Thumbs down: ahef1963, Simone2, CVido

Score: 79.7

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Have tried to read it several times but was too bored.

jain (73): Read it in high school but need to reread as an adult.

56
15,419 members, 296 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: WSB7 (5), MadaraR (7), JessGalchutt (10), auntSteelbreaker (10), JohnMB (11), SamTaylor (12), Rtrace (13), chgstrom (13), AnnaClaire (13), Zylphan (17), al.vick (17)44 more, redsox0407 (18), icre8dstny (19), pmdean (19), foggidawn (19), NinieB (20), m_island (20), ScarySquirrel (20), mcountr (22), RachelKirk (24), elia1168 (24), CharlesTheB (26), bw94612 (26), Dehinde (26), SimoneA (26), JqnOC (28), jefbra (29), hudzilla55 (30), Laura1124 (31), james.proffitt (32), jamesabg (32), Sisif (32), courtneyp93 (32), nedhyu (32), BekkaJo (33), mmseiple (37), dljones442 (37), gypsysmom (40), ahef1963 (40), skavlanj (42), Kristelh (42), ryaSilvia (43), wordswordswords (47), TwinDaddy (49), tiddleyboom (49), CVido (61), linlef (63), Arrashid7 (63), linnzsue (72), FlorianKarpfinger (75), TaraJohnson (77), sturlington (94), cathyta (100), eclecticdodo, amanda4242

Thumbs down: lsah, Peace2, Simone2, electrice, cpg, sjmccreary, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 79.07

Explanations:

electrice (0): read in 2013

amanda4242 (27): Read in college.

57
24,245 members, 389 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), kihohamu (2), Peace2 (8), MadaraR (8), almigwin (10), Musicaldreamer (12), TeriAndersonNeedham (13), citybird (13), Aprill (14), fuzzi (15), Tayuha (16)32 more, December7 (17), cpg (17), IsabelJacobson (21), NinieB (22), martina_hrubes (22), m_island (23), Aquila (25), mcountr (25), deldevries (25), booksinbed (31), Shutzie27 (32), JohnMB (34), otterlake (35), mattmcmahon (36), mspixieears (36), Laura1124 (37), Dehinde (38), james.proffitt (40), jamesabg (40), BekkaJo (41), gypsysmom (48), jefbra (52), varielle (55), LesleyAshton (56), TwinDaddy (63), CVido (63), Arrashid7 (68), TaraJohnson (72), wordswordswords (79), linnzsue (81), ahef1963 (97), nlgeorge

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 76.56

Explanations:

Aprill (14): Read many years ago.

58
53,179 members, 799 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: John_Vaughan (1), despina.aws (2), HGideon (2), fundevogel (2), cej1027 (6), hrd666dri (7), kageeh (9), jyssco (12), aquariumministry (12), JMK2020 (13), JohnMB (13)42 more, Tayuha (15), TeriAndersonNeedham (15), readerdad (15), daisy_jane (15), SamTaylor (16), canantopaloglu (18), antqueen (20), m_island (21), deldevries (21), Rtrace (21), JqnOC (22), Aquila (24), RachelKirk (26), steller0707 (27), karamazow (28), mcountr (29), Saxon451 (29), jnmlkr901 (41), Shutzie27 (43), jaysbooks (43), Sisif (44), IsabelJacobson (46), skavlanj (48), Dehinde (50), pmdean (51), electrice (56), mspixieears (62), LesleyAshton (67), TwinDaddy (70), jefbra (72), TaraJohnson (74), sturlington (77), Arrashid7 (81), ahef1963 (81), linnzsue (90), gypsysmom (95), varielle (110), wordswordswords (127), cathyta (243), eclecticdodo, bookwoman84, amanda4242

Thumbs down: Simone2, peterdj, sjmccreary, cpg, Edward, prosfilaes, eromsted, lorax, lilithcat, aulsmith, SilentInAWay

Score: 76.47

Explanations:

ahef1963 (81): Didn't really care for it.

59
14,716 members, 405 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: vwinsloe (1), darlenebuckner (2), almigwin (2), ManWithAnAgenda (4), dara85 (6), Aprill (6), daisy_may (7), citybird (11), December7 (12), bacbaby (13), metamedusa (13)32 more, EElsen (13), IsabelJacobson (15), redsox0407 (16), smcwl (16), bcrowl399 (20), SilentInAWay (21), joannawolotira (25), steller0707 (26), FancyHorse (26), ryaSilvia (26), jefbra (26), lwbooklover (27), Himalmitra (28), jamesabg (29), Laura1124 (30), cc9 (31), brenzi (31), linlef (34), mmseiple (35), gypsysmom (35), dljones442 (35), wordswordswords (35), tiddleyboom (37), CVido (39), Arrashid7 (48), sjmccreary (50), BlueSkies305 (53), linnzsue (59), jain (79), ahef1963 (92), cathyta (104), ncgraham

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, .Monkey., kageeh, eromsted

Score: 76.04

Explanations:

.Monkey. (0): Read in high school.

dara85 (6): I have read it twice. Once as a teenager and then as an adult. Loved it both times.

Aprill (6): I read it when I was younger and would like to read it again.

60
8,899 members, 77 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), metamedusa (5), aquariumministry (7), Myrrha (7), raperper (8), jerry-book (9), ramsesiii (9), peterdj (9), Edward (10), ryaSilvia (11), joannawolotira (12)32 more, Himalmitra (12), Dilara86 (13), bw94612 (14), Kristelh (14), Saxon451 (15), europhile (17), elia1168 (18), TrulyAragorn (18), nedhyu (19), jamesabg (20), linlef (20), otterlake (21), wordswordswords (21), kerry1897 (21), Smiler69 (22), al.vick (22), CVido (23), sjmccreary (23), dljones442 (26), james.proffitt (28), mmseiple (28), Arrashid7 (29), cathyta (31), gennyt (31), rretzler (33), FlorianKarpfinger (37), BlueSkies305 (37), TwinDaddy (39), .Monkey. (44), SilentInAWay (51), tiddleyboom (62), almigwin (117)

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, Bici47, aekd (268)

Score: 76.03

Explanations:

sturlington (0): No need to read.

aekd (268): Who am I kidding? I won't read this.

61
6,346 members, 49 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), paradoxosalpha (1), fredasteele (2), hailelib (2), suitable1 (2), al.vick (3), thorold (3), ghilbrae (4), flying_monkeys (6), CharlesTheB (8), dianeham (8)30 more, Dilara86 (8), rretzler (8), AnnaClaire (8), prosfilaes (9), MargaretD1 (10), Kristelh (10), sjmccreary (10), mspixieears (12), .Monkey. (13), joannawolotira (14), europhile (14), varielle (14), kerry1897 (14), bw94612 (16), linlef (17), TrulyAragorn (19), longway (20), lsah (21), FancyHorse (21), cathyta (21), BlueSkies305 (24), jamesabg (25), smcwl (25), Arrashid7 (26), james.proffitt (30), mmseiple (31), eromsted (38), JohnMB (49), Cindy1954 (54), souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, JuliaMaria, CVido, Bici47, konallis, SilentInAWay, lorax, anglemark, aekd (274)

Score: 75.68

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read at least in part in high school

aulsmith (1): I've read a lot of this, but I mean to sit down and read it all the way through someday.

aekd (274): no interest

62
7,395 members, 83 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: thorold (2), Elizabeth088 (3), raperper (5), martina_hrubes (6), matthewmason (7), EElsen (7), nik61 (8), Dilara86 (9), CharlesTheB (10), fuzzi (10), LesleyAshton (11)33 more, gennyt (12), hudzilla55 (13), kierstens (14), cc9 (14), Himalmitra (15), joannawolotira (16), jaysbooks (16), mcountr (17), hipdeep (19), ridgididge (19), TrulyAragorn (20), rretzler (20), NinieB (21), BekkaJo (21), ahef1963 (23), lwbooklover (23), linlef (24), eromsted (25), al.vick (27), tiddleyboom (27), BlueSkies305 (29), FlorianKarpfinger (30), mmseiple (32), Bici47 (32), james.proffitt (34), mybookshelf (34), TwinDaddy (38), Cindy1954 (41), linnzsue (43), .Monkey. (43), cathyta (53), almigwin (107), ncgraham

Thumbs down: sturlington, rplinke, CVido, konallis, SilentInAWay, aulsmith

Score: 75.56

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Has no interest for me.

aulsmith (0): Life is to short to bother with this one.

63
40,262 members, 644 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: mattries37315 (2), darlenebuckner (3), waitingtoderail (5), electricgoddess1993 (7), Aprill (8), CharlesTheB (9), almigwin (9), Ares14 (10), daisy_jane (10), readerdad (11), Rtrace (12)37 more, nik61 (14), bwtsang (14), metamedusa (15), jnmlkr901 (18), foggidawn (18), martina_hrubes (19), redsox0407 (20), Saxon451 (22), Zylphan (22), steller0707 (25), jaysbooks (25), hudzilla55 (26), TrulyAragorn (27), mspixieears (27), gennyt (27), courtneyp93 (29), eclecticdodo (29), jefbra (30), james.proffitt (31), Laura1124 (32), BekkaJo (35), varielle (40), ahef1963 (41), skavlanj (43), gypsysmom (43), CVido (48), wordswordswords (49), tiddleyboom (51), Arrashid7 (56), TwinDaddy (57), linnzsue (67), FlorianKarpfinger (74), sturlington (102), cathyta (102), JohnMB (111), amanda4242, electrice

Thumbs down: lsah, JuliaMaria, Simone2, cpg, SilentInAWay, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 75.07

Explanations:

Aprill (8): I would read this one again.

ahef1963 (41): Read in university. Loved it.

amanda4242 (29): Devoured this in one sitting.

64
31,982 members, 454 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: almigwin (1), Mellerup (3), Jonas.Pieters (4), JMK2020 (8), tjsween (9), SamTaylor (9), artturnerjr (9), metamedusa (10), hailelib (11), TheUndergroundMan000 (12), blancosa (14)38 more, jnmlkr901 (14), hudzilla55 (18), mspixieears (19), bcrowl399 (19), mcountr (20), ridgididge (22), ryaSilvia (23), christianromney (25), Kristelh (26), fundevogel (26), CharlesTheB (27), courtneyp93 (27), steller0707 (28), BekkaJo (29), Zylphan (29), varielle (31), lwbooklover (32), Laura1124 (34), Sisif (34), CVido (34), jamesabg (35), james.proffitt (37), wordswordswords (37), gennyt (39), mmseiple (40), Arrashid7 (42), kerry1897 (45), linnzsue (48), ahef1963 (50), FlorianKarpfinger (53), .Monkey. (53), BlueSkies305 (54), TaraJohnson (75), cathyta (79), skavlanj (144), amanda4242, nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: mattries37315, Peace2, Simone2, peterdj, lilithcat, SilentInAWay, Edward, eromsted

Score: 74.83

Explanations:

ahef1963 (50): One of my favourite books of all time.

amanda4242 (30): Read in college.

65
by Ovid
11,607 members, 88 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: paradoxosalpha (2), andejons (4), aquariumministry (5), ghilbrae (5), gennyt (5), Myrrha (6), ramsesiii (7), jerry-book (8), JqnOC (8), joannawolotira (9), ryaSilvia (10)32 more, Kristelh (11), Dilara86 (11), Zylphan (11), bw94612 (12), Dehinde (12), blancosa (13), rretzler (14), kerry1897 (15), cc9 (15), elia1168 (16), TrulyAragorn (16), Zaeynab (16), europhile (16), stellarexplorer (17), longway (19), linlef (19), tiddleyboom (22), Dunord (22), jamesabg (24), Sisif (26), Arrashid7 (28), BlueSkies305 (30), eromsted (30), FlorianKarpfinger (32), linnzsue (35), Bici47 (38), cathyta (38), Cindy1954 (46), .Monkey. (46), almigwin (112), ahef1963 (140), ncgraham

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, CVido, peterdj, SilentInAWay, aekd (279), nlgeorge

Score: 73.89

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Probably read in school. No interest.

ahef1963 (140): Read in Latin, in university. Torture to translate, but enjoyable once rendered into English.

aekd (279): no interest

66
45,143 members, 621 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (1), kihohamu (3), Edward (3), almigwin (5), bibliobuzz (5), _Zoe_ (7), Kodibear (9), Peace2 (9), JessGalchutt (11), JMK2020 (12), kageeh (13)45 more, TeriAndersonNeedham (14), Aprill (16), Tayuha (17), sturlington (18), Rtrace (19), nik61 (20), IsabelJacobson (20), NinieB (23), redsox0407 (23), m_island (24), Aquila (26), daisy_may (26), mcountr (27), LesleyAshton (27), Smiler69 (27), jaysbooks (29), ahef1963 (29), antqueen (30), steller0707 (31), booksinbed (32), Shutzie27 (33), JohnMB (35), Laura1124 (36), Sisif (36), otterlake (36), brenzi (36), Dunord (37), nedhyu (38), varielle (41), BekkaJo (42), mspixieears (43), Dehinde (44), skavlanj (46), europhile (48), wordswordswords (50), TwinDaddy (58), CVido (65), TaraJohnson (68), Arrashid7 (69), linnzsue (84), FlorianKarpfinger (85), cathyta (99), gypsysmom (156), nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, TrulyAragorn, Simone2, tiddleyboom, jefbra, cpg, peterdj, karamazow, majkia, susiesharp, SilentInAWay, gilroy, eromsted, aulsmith, EmScape (12)

Score: 73.05

Explanations:

tiddleyboom (0): Read ages ago. Never again.

sturlington (18): Kind of a slog

67
11,508 members, 107 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: morryb (1), ScarySquirrel (6), daisy_jane (7), JMK2020 (9), tjsween (10), Musicaldreamer (11), metamedusa (11), mybookshelf (11), evilmoose (12), icre8dstny (17), mattmcmahon (17)36 more, raperper (17), Saxon451 (18), al.vick (18), m_island (22), Dehinde (22), bw94612 (23), TrulyAragorn (24), daisy_may (25), FancyHorse (25), elia1168 (28), steller0707 (29), booksinbed (30), LesleyAshton (30), pmdean (33), .Monkey. (34), Laura1124 (35), Sisif (35), ryaSilvia (35), cc9 (35), jamesabg (37), varielle (37), james.proffitt (38), sjmccreary (38), linlef (40), mmseiple (42), kerry1897 (47), SilentInAWay (54), TwinDaddy (55), linnzsue (62), FlorianKarpfinger (63), TaraJohnson (73), JohnMB (74), BlueSkies305 (75), cathyta (95), amanda4242 (113), electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, lsah, CVido, aulsmith, aekd (286)

Score: 73.01

Explanations:

sturlington (0): No interest.

aekd (286): no interest

68
10,161 members, 119 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Elizabeth088 (2), al.vick (7), pewterbreath (11), redsox0407 (12), foggidawn (13), LesleyAshton (15), jaysbooks (15), Zaeynab (18), Kristelh (18), joannawolotira (19), bw94612 (20)33 more, mcountr (21), sjmccreary (22), rretzler (22), lsah (23), NinieB (24), RachelKirk (25), otterlake (26), wordswordswords (26), CVido (28), tiddleyboom (28), mybookshelf (29), courtneyp93 (30), linlef (32), Sisif (33), dljones442 (33), jamesabg (34), Bici47 (34), ncgraham (36), mmseiple (39), BlueSkies305 (41), .Monkey. (41), skavlanj (44), FlorianKarpfinger (45), TwinDaddy (48), eromsted (50), cathyta (52), SilentInAWay (52), linnzsue (57), Cindy1954 (66), TaraJohnson (71), almigwin (118), souloftherose, electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, aulsmith, peterdj, gennyt

Score: 68.52

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Done with James!

aulsmith (0): Didn't get past the first chapter.

69
14,761 members, 175 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: rosemitchell (6), skavlanj (7), bibliobuzz (7), JMK2020 (10), JohnMB (10), fundevogel (10), readerdad (12), banana4thelord (14), martina_hrubes (14), ryaSilvia (20), Shutzie27 (20)34 more, Saxon451 (21), al.vick (21), jaysbooks (22), daisy_may (24), NinieB (25), Kristelh (25), gennyt (25), elia1168 (27), bw94612 (27), FancyHorse (27), deldevries (28), Smiler69 (29), rretzler (30), courtneyp93 (31), jefbra (32), BekkaJo (34), CVido (35), sjmccreary (35), james.proffitt (39), tiddleyboom (39), wordswordswords (40), mybookshelf (42), mmseiple (44), Arrashid7 (44), linlef (46), TwinDaddy (52), eromsted (56), FlorianKarpfinger (58), cathyta (64), BlueSkies305 (69), TaraJohnson (70), linnzsue (71), Cindy1954 (72), souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, waitingtoderail, aulsmith, cpg, SilentInAWay

Score: 68.26

Explanations:

sturlington (0): You can understand the importance of this novel in history without actually having to read it.

aulsmith (0): Life's too short to bother with this polemic.

70
27,214 members, 454 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: clamacchia (2), aulsmith (2), Mellerup (5), BookWallah (5), Stephan_Rogers (10), JMK2020 (11), Musicaldreamer (13), Aprill (13), SamTaylor (13), Rtrace (14), AmourFou (14)37 more, kageeh (15), blancosa (18), Saxon451 (24), icre8dstny (25), deldevries (26), steller0707 (30), almigwin (35), Shutzie27 (36), nedhyu (37), mspixieears (37), Laura1124 (38), Sisif (38), jefbra (39), mybookshelf (39), elia1168 (40), BekkaJo (40), james.proffitt (41), pmdean (43), skavlanj (47), mmseiple (49), ryaSilvia (50), sturlington (53), SimoneA (53), eromsted (54), brenzi (55), TwinDaddy (59), varielle (61), ahef1963 (63), TaraJohnson (69), CVido (69), Cindy1954 (70), wordswordswords (74), linnzsue (83), FlorianKarpfinger (97), gypsysmom (158), cathyta (217), amanda4242

Thumbs down: booksaplenty1949, lsah, Simone2, tiddleyboom, peterdj, sjmccreary, auntSteelbreaker, SilentInAWay

Score: 67.76

Explanations:

tiddleyboom (0): Can't take Hemingway. Just not my thing.

aulsmith (2): No more Hemingway, ever.

Aprill (13): I like Hemingway's books and would like to read this one again.

ahef1963 (63): Dull.

amanda4242 (32): Hated it.

71
2,330 members, 22 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: fredasteele (3), paradoxosalpha (3), Myrrha (8), SamTaylor (8), cpg (8), gennyt (8), nik61 (9), EElsen (9), susiesharp (9), MargaretD1 (12), peterdj (12)31 more, japaul22 (12), Himalmitra (14), Kristelh (16), cc9 (16), joannawolotira (17), ryaSilvia (17), elia1168 (20), kerry1897 (20), stellarexplorer (20), TrulyAragorn (21), europhile (21), rretzler (21), FancyHorse (23), wordswordswords (23), courtneyp93 (26), linlef (28), jamesabg (30), .Monkey. (31), smcwl (31), eromsted (35), james.proffitt (36), mmseiple (36), Arrashid7 (37), BlueSkies305 (38), Bici47 (40), cathyta (40), TwinDaddy (44), Cindy1954 (51), tiddleyboom (63), JohnMB (72), souloftherose

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, JuliaMaria, CVido, SilentInAWay, antqueen, aulsmith, aekd (287)

Score: 65.79

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read partly in school.

aulsmith (0): Tried and gave up.

aekd (287): no interest

72
5,112 members, 93 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: MadaraR (4), rplinke (4), Scorbet (5), andejons (6), staffordcastle (6), smcwl (7), matthewmason (8), Simone2 (9), Marleen_Cloutier (10), japaul22 (11), CharlesTheB (12)27 more, ramsesiii (13), pewterbreath (14), SilentInAWay (14), gennyt (15), Dilara86 (16), eromsted (16), Kristelh (17), kerry1897 (17), Smiler69 (20), elia1168 (22), joannawolotira (22), mcountr (23), Dunord (24), longway (26), nedhyu (27), tiddleyboom (29), linlef (31), Cindy1954 (32), jamesabg (36), mmseiple (41), james.proffitt (42), FlorianKarpfinger (44), cathyta (45), linnzsue (53), almigwin (116), nlgeorge, electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, CVido, peterdj, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 65.1

Explanations:

sturlington (0): No interest.

73
47,025 members, 913 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: HGideon (1), Peace2 (10), ScarySquirrel (10), aquariumministry (11), readerdad (14), sturlington (15), daisy_jane (18), Rtrace (20), jnmlkr901 (20), nik61 (21), deldevries (24)34 more, m_island (25), karamazow (25), redsox0407 (26), RachelKirk (27), Saxon451 (27), CharlesTheB (28), longway (30), steller0707 (32), Zylphan (32), booksinbed (34), JohnMB (36), Dehinde (37), Laura1124 (41), lsah (42), Sisif (43), dljones442 (45), Shutzie27 (46), james.proffitt (49), gypsysmom (49), skavlanj (51), jamesabg (51), TwinDaddy (60), jefbra (64), TaraJohnson (67), eromsted (68), almigwin (74), ryaSilvia (79), Cindy1954 (84), Arrashid7 (85), varielle (95), linnzsue (98), wordswordswords (118), cathyta (202), amanda4242

Thumbs down: ahef1963, Simone2, electrice, cpg, Edward, SilentInAWay

Score: 63.83

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Boring.

electrice (0): read

sturlington (15): Great book.

74
15,941 members, 286 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: fbroussard (3), hrd666dri (6), daisy_jane (9), chgstrom (11), Rtrace (15), al.vick (15), nik61 (18), jnmlkr901 (19), icre8dstny (21), mcountr (24), Zylphan (24)32 more, Aquila (27), Shutzie27 (27), Dehinde (27), FancyHorse (28), deldevries (29), SimoneA (30), JohnMB (31), elia1168 (32), jefbra (34), gennyt (34), jamesabg (38), pmdean (38), BekkaJo (39), kerry1897 (40), sjmccreary (42), mmseiple (43), james.proffitt (44), skavlanj (45), gypsysmom (46), mspixieears (47), CVido (50), TwinDaddy (51), linlef (56), Arrashid7 (59), TaraJohnson (65), BlueSkies305 (74), linnzsue (75), FlorianKarpfinger (76), cathyta (90), sturlington (106), amanda4242, electrice

Thumbs down: ahef1963, lsah, tiddleyboom, .Monkey., SilentInAWay

Score: 63.37

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Disliked it completely.

tiddleyboom (0): I'm intrigued by other H.G.Wells's works, just not this one.

.Monkey. (0): Read it. It's alright.

sturlington (106): Terrified me.

75
20,759 members, 251 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: rplinke (2), almigwin (7), fredasteele (10), Cecrow (10), CharlesTheB (13), jerry-book (14), metamedusa (14), AmourFou (15), blancosa (15), ramsesiii (17), mspixieears (23)31 more, hudzilla55 (25), m_island (26), RachelKirk (28), lsah (31), FancyHorse (31), LesleyAshton (33), nedhyu (34), elia1168 (37), varielle (38), Sisif (39), smcwl (41), gypsysmom (42), brenzi (42), tiddleyboom (43), Laura1124 (44), jamesabg (47), CVido (47), james.proffitt (50), linlef (51), kerry1897 (52), sjmccreary (52), mmseiple (53), eromsted (63), TaraJohnson (66), SilentInAWay (67), FlorianKarpfinger (68), BlueSkies305 (68), deldevries (74), linnzsue (77), Cindy1954 (79), cathyta (116)

Thumbs down: sturlington, nephron44, Simone2, cpg, peterdj

Score: 61.91

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I didn't enjoy this.

Simone2 (0): I thought this was really a beautiful novel, but read it a long time ago.

76
14,490 members, 185 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: mattries37315 (1), hipdeep (4), Aprill (11), bwtsang (11), Simone2 (13), hudzilla55 (21), icre8dstny (22), Cecrow (22), Dehinde (25), lwbooklover (25), NinieB (26)30 more, Shutzie27 (26), LesleyAshton (26), FancyHorse (29), CharlesTheB (30), TrulyAragorn (30), ryaSilvia (34), booksinbed (36), pmdean (36), wordswordswords (39), SilentInAWay (41), Sisif (42), linlef (42), Laura1124 (45), elia1168 (45), CVido (46), brenzi (49), jamesabg (52), Arrashid7 (53), skavlanj (54), james.proffitt (57), BlueSkies305 (58), mmseiple (61), TaraJohnson (64), TwinDaddy (69), FlorianKarpfinger (70), linnzsue (73), cathyta (107), almigwin (137), bookwoman84, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, ahef1963, lsah, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 61.12

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): Unreadable.

77
6,731 members, 380 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: vwinsloe (2), nicolaskowsk (2), KimarieBee (5), clamacchia (7), fredasteele (8), almigwin (8), bwtsang (12), jerry-book (15), anglemark (16), smcwl (19), japaul22 (19)25 more, elia1168 (25), NinieB (27), bw94612 (28), brenzi (28), ncgraham (28), ahef1963 (31), booksinbed (33), lsah (34), SilentInAWay (34), Kristelh (41), jamesabg (42), ryaSilvia (44), james.proffitt (46), mmseiple (47), kerry1897 (48), tiddleyboom (50), sturlington (57), CVido (59), linlef (60), eromsted (62), linnzsue (64), Cindy1954 (78), cathyta (86), amanda4242, souloftherose

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sjmccreary, henkl

Score: 60.23

Explanations:

tiddleyboom (50): Have never read Shirley Jackson, but have heard nothing but praise. Definitely on my TBR pile.

amanda4242 (6): Better than The Haunting of Hill House.

78
5,252 members, 129 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: stellarexplorer (5), hailelib (5), clamacchia (6), japaul22 (7), thorold (8), lahochstetler (10), Rtrace (11), ramsesiii (14), brenzi (15), eromsted (15), rretzler (17)29 more, jain (20), Kristelh (20), cc9 (20), Smiler69 (21), kerry1897 (23), SilentInAWay (24), ryaSilvia (25), daisy_may (27), lsah (27), otterlake (29), smcwl (30), elia1168 (31), Cindy1954 (31), Sisif (37), dljones442 (38), CVido (38), linlef (39), BlueSkies305 (40), cathyta (41), james.proffitt (43), jamesabg (43), Bici47 (43), mmseiple (48), skavlanj (50), TwinDaddy (56), linnzsue (70), Laura1124 (118), ncgraham, souloftherose

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sjmccreary, lorax, henkl, Scorbet, prosfilaes, lilithcat

Score: 60.05

79
4,803 members, 72 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: henkl (1), geitebukkeskjegg (1), Himalmitra (3), japaul22 (3), fredasteele (4), peterdj (5), olgakm (5), lahochstetler (7), karamazow (8), Edward (9), kerry1897 (10)22 more, ryaSilvia (12), Kristelh (12), Smiler69 (13), cathyta (15), stellarexplorer (15), SilentInAWay (16), gennyt (17), Dunord (18), bw94612 (22), elia1168 (23), joannawolotira (23), nedhyu (25), linlef (27), .Monkey. (32), FlorianKarpfinger (33), jamesabg (41), james.proffitt (45), mmseiple (46), linnzsue (49), almigwin (104), souloftherose, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, CVido, Bici47, prosfilaes, lilithcat, eromsted

Score: 59.56

Explanations:

sturlington (0): No interest.

80
12,502 members, 162 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Elizabeth088 (4), bcrowl399 (10), Beorn_se_Bacaire (11), Dehinde (13), .Monkey. (14), redsox0407 (15), icre8dstny (16), cc9 (18), Shutzie27 (19), Kristelh (19), ryaSilvia (21)29 more, Himalmitra (21), europhile (23), SimoneA (23), eclecticdodo (24), Dunord (25), elia1168 (26), longway (28), al.vick (28), nedhyu (29), tiddleyboom (31), BekkaJo (32), gennyt (32), BlueSkies305 (36), linlef (37), Arrashid7 (38), jamesabg (39), sjmccreary (40), mmseiple (45), FlorianKarpfinger (48), TwinDaddy (53), eromsted (57), linnzsue (60), TaraJohnson (63), Cindy1954 (73), cathyta (74), JohnMB (102), Laura1124 (123), skavlanj (152), gypsysmom (155)

Thumbs down: sturlington, Simone2, CVido, SilentInAWay, aulsmith

Score: 58.65

81
19,649 members, 155 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (7), Ares14 (12), Edward (12), fuzzi (16), mattries37315 (17), IsabelJacobson (17), nik61 (19), deldevries (22), bcrowl399 (22), Saxon451 (25), LesleyAshton (25)34 more, Aquila (28), RachelKirk (29), al.vick (29), TrulyAragorn (29), europhile (29), hudzilla55 (29), jaysbooks (31), JohnMB (32), varielle (32), otterlake (33), cc9 (33), courtneyp93 (34), SimoneA (34), Kristelh (37), booksinbed (38), kerry1897 (38), ahef1963 (38), Sisif (40), dljones442 (40), wordswordswords (41), Laura1124 (46), sjmccreary (47), .Monkey. (48), CVido (53), linlef (55), mmseiple (56), Arrashid7 (57), BlueSkies305 (59), TaraJohnson (60), FlorianKarpfinger (67), cathyta (96), almigwin (132), eclecticdodo, souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, tiddleyboom, cpg, karamazow, SilentInAWay, aulsmith, eromsted, aekd (261)

Score: 58.43

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read partly in college

tiddleyboom (0): Read in High School - loved it!

aulsmith (0): Took a course on Chaucer in college and read all I'm going to.

ahef1963 (38): Read in university. Loved it.

aekd (261): Tried to read this in college, then switched majors out of English in horror.

82
12,687 members, 230 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (3), sarahemmm (5), auntSteelbreaker (5), Aprill (7), eromsted (7), aquariumministry (8), susiesharp (8), Elizabeth088 (10), mspixieears (14), antqueen (16), ryaSilvia (19)27 more, cc9 (19), brenzi (19), .Monkey. (21), Cindy1954 (22), kerry1897 (22), wordswordswords (24), ahef1963 (24), sjmccreary (31), CVido (32), elia1168 (33), linlef (35), BekkaJo (36), Arrashid7 (36), booksinbed (37), BlueSkies305 (39), Laura1124 (43), FlorianKarpfinger (43), smcwl (48), jamesabg (49), cathyta (50), skavlanj (53), james.proffitt (55), mmseiple (59), TaraJohnson (61), linnzsue (61), tiddleyboom (64), nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, Simone2, metamedusa, lorax, SilentInAWay, prosfilaes

Score: 58.42

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I have read Rushdie and don't think I would enjoy this.

Aprill (7): I'd like to read at least one book by Salman Rushdie.

ahef1963 (24): It's supposed to be terrific, but I thought it was a bit of a slog.

83
4,023 members, 60 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: Apstahl (1), fredasteele (7), dianeham (9), SilentInAWay (9), raperper (11), readerdad (13), peterdj (13), smcwl (13), mattmcmahon (16), japaul22 (16), Dilara86 (17)25 more, eromsted (17), icre8dstny (18), .Monkey. (20), gennyt (21), ryaSilvia (22), Kristelh (22), joannawolotira (24), antqueen (24), bw94612 (25), kerry1897 (26), NinieB (28), wordswordswords (28), elia1168 (29), Dunord (31), Cindy1954 (33), linlef (38), Arrashid7 (39), Sisif (41), cathyta (44), jamesabg (45), james.proffitt (47), FlorianKarpfinger (52), mmseiple (58), almigwin (126), souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, CVido, Bici47, lilithcat

Score: 58.33

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Sounds like torture.

84
11,393 members, 240 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Cecrow (5), fundevogel (9), Simone2 (11), fredasteele (12), metamedusa (12), nik61 (16), IsabelJacobson (16), Rtrace (17), martina_hrubes (17), ryaSilvia (18), ridgididge (24)29 more, .Monkey. (28), longway (29), gennyt (29), brenzi (32), LesleyAshton (35), CVido (37), cc9 (37), ahef1963 (37), BekkaJo (38), elia1168 (39), Laura1124 (40), smcwl (40), linlef (44), tiddleyboom (46), mybookshelf (46), almigwin (48), james.proffitt (52), skavlanj (52), mmseiple (54), TaraJohnson (58), linnzsue (63), eromsted (64), FlorianKarpfinger (69), varielle (72), SilentInAWay (74), cathyta (78), Cindy1954 (80), souloftherose, amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, Peace2, aulsmith, peterdj, cpg

Score: 56.16

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read a long time ago; don't want to revisit.

85
3,627 members, 84 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (3), nicolaskowsk (3), almigwin (3), martina_hrubes (18), redsox0407 (24), brenzi (27), bw94612 (31), FancyHorse (33), Smiler69 (33), steller0707 (35), lsah (35)23 more, varielle (35), smcwl (36), ryaSilvia (39), Kristelh (40), SilentInAWay (42), wordswordswords (43), elia1168 (44), tiddleyboom (45), Sisif (46), kerry1897 (46), Laura1124 (48), jamesabg (55), TaraJohnson (56), CVido (57), james.proffitt (61), linlef (64), BlueSkies305 (66), TwinDaddy (67), sturlington (75), linnzsue (82), cathyta (89), ncgraham, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 55.83

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Tried O'Connor and couldn't get into her.

86
25,799 members, 357 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Mellerup (4), nicolaskowsk (4), Jonas.Pieters (5), TheUndergroundMan000 (13), nik61 (15), Simone2 (15), mattries37315 (16), IsabelJacobson (19), hipdeep (20), foggidawn (20), fundevogel (23)31 more, mspixieears (26), deldevries (27), ridgididge (28), lsah (30), Smiler69 (30), elia1168 (34), nedhyu (35), BekkaJo (37), gennyt (37), SimoneA (38), Laura1124 (39), LesleyAshton (41), varielle (42), gypsysmom (44), ryaSilvia (46), james.proffitt (48), tiddleyboom (48), skavlanj (49), mmseiple (50), wordswordswords (51), Arrashid7 (58), eromsted (58), TaraJohnson (59), linlef (59), SilentInAWay (64), kerry1897 (65), FlorianKarpfinger (72), Cindy1954 (74), cathyta (106), JohnMB (112), electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, ahef1963, sturlington, bw94612, CVido, cpg, karamazow, aulsmith

Score: 55.75

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): The misogyny turned me off and I didn't finish it.

sturlington (0): Couldn't finish it.

bw94612 (0): Tiresome

aulsmith (0): I read it and liked it, but I doubt it will be a classic.

87
21,144 members, 341 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: fundevogel (8), Edward (8), JessGalchutt (12), jyssco (13), SamTaylor (20), nik61 (23), mybookshelf (25), Saxon451 (26), IsabelJacobson (27), CharlesTheB (29), RachelKirk (30)30 more, steller0707 (33), sturlington (34), booksinbed (35), mspixieears (35), lsah (41), elia1168 (42), BekkaJo (43), dljones442 (43), europhile (44), sjmccreary (46), Laura1124 (47), Sisif (47), ahef1963 (47), james.proffitt (54), jamesabg (54), skavlanj (56), mmseiple (63), almigwin (65), kerry1897 (68), ryaSilvia (74), Arrashid7 (75), linnzsue (87), JohnMB (89), varielle (89), gypsysmom (96), FlorianKarpfinger (100), wordswordswords (112), cathyta (177), electrice, amanda4242

Thumbs down: jain, Simone2, peterdj, SilentInAWay, aulsmith

Score: 55.28

88
4,782 members, 53 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: eromsted (4), fbroussard (5), fredasteele (6), bwtsang (8), seanogui (10), dianeham (10), jerry-book (13), evilmoose (13), Simone2 (14), ramsesiii (15), SilentInAWay (15)27 more, martina_hrubes (16), peterdj (16), Cindy1954 (20), europhile (26), lwbooklover (26), lsah (28), FancyHorse (30), cc9 (30), gennyt (30), Kristelh (31), elia1168 (36), kerry1897 (36), tiddleyboom (40), ahef1963 (43), linlef (47), jamesabg (48), james.proffitt (51), .Monkey. (54), mmseiple (55), BlueSkies305 (55), TwinDaddy (61), FlorianKarpfinger (61), cathyta (61), TaraJohnson (62), almigwin (133), skavlanj (148), SylviaC

Thumbs down: jain, sturlington, CVido, cpg, prosfilaes, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 55.16

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I read as much as I'm going to

ahef1963 (43): Read in grad school. Took some doing, but got through it.

89
8,602 members, 152 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: rplinke (1), SilentInAWay (2), MadaraR (6), CharlesTheB (14), karamazow (16), japaul22 (17), ramsesiii (18), smcwl (18), jain (21), mspixieears (21), Zylphan (21)25 more, stellarexplorer (22), gennyt (26), bw94612 (29), Kristelh (29), Cecrow (29), otterlake (32), nedhyu (33), kerry1897 (34), elia1168 (38), tiddleyboom (38), wordswordswords (38), dljones442 (39), Sisif (45), jamesabg (50), .Monkey. (51), linlef (54), FlorianKarpfinger (57), james.proffitt (60), mmseiple (60), TwinDaddy (62), cathyta (73), linnzsue (76), almigwin (131), electrice, nlgeorge

Thumbs down: sturlington, Simone2, CVido, peterdj, eromsted

Score: 54.63

Explanations:

sturlington (0): No interest.

90
9,748 members, 117 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: BJasmine (2), gilroy (2), tjsween (13), hipdeep (21), redsox0407 (22), Saxon451 (23), hudzilla55 (24), Shutzie27 (25), mcountr (26), icre8dstny (26), TrulyAragorn (28)25 more, ridgididge (29), JohnMB (30), lsah (32), Zylphan (33), steller0707 (34), jefbra (35), varielle (36), jaysbooks (36), pmdean (37), Kristelh (39), dljones442 (41), Laura1124 (42), jamesabg (46), wordswordswords (46), ryaSilvia (47), almigwin (51), mmseiple (52), Arrashid7 (52), electrice (52), james.proffitt (53), TwinDaddy (64), kerry1897 (69), BlueSkies305 (72), linnzsue (80), cathyta (163)

Thumbs down: sturlington, CVido, cpg, aulsmith

Score: 53.66

91
10,574 members, 290 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), ScarySquirrel (5), WSB7 (6), fredasteele (11), bwtsang (13), al.vick (13), martina_hrubes (15), Rtrace (16), nik61 (17), karamazow (20), jain (22)25 more, hudzilla55 (23), gennyt (24), Aquila (29), mcountr (30), bw94612 (30), Kristelh (32), brenzi (33), elia1168 (35), ryaSilvia (38), varielle (39), kerry1897 (44), ahef1963 (46), gypsysmom (47), jamesabg (53), TaraJohnson (55), skavlanj (55), james.proffitt (59), mmseiple (62), eromsted (65), linnzsue (68), BlueSkies305 (73), sturlington (74), Cindy1954 (81), cathyta (84), souloftherose

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, lsah, CVido, cpg, aulsmith

Score: 53.39

92
11,089 members, 186 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Nivram (1), rainpebble (2), mlfhlibrarian (7), sjmccreary (8), fredasteele (9), flying_monkeys (9), raperper (10), chgstrom (12), mattmcmahon (18), icre8dstny (20), Himalmitra (22)21 more, Dehinde (23), jefbra (24), Beorn_se_Bacaire (24), cc9 (25), lsah (29), elia1168 (30), eclecticdodo (30), courtneyp93 (33), ryaSilvia (37), gypsysmom (41), linlef (41), jamesabg (44), CVido (45), BlueSkies305 (47), cathyta (47), mmseiple (51), TwinDaddy (54), james.proffitt (56), TaraJohnson (57), SilentInAWay (69), electrice

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, .Monkey., aulsmith

Score: 52.82

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read; not a classic for me

.Monkey. (0): Read it. Wasn't bad, but not fabulous.

aulsmith (0): Not a classic.

93
37,018 members, 1,060 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: sturlington (3), SqueakyChu (3), Luisali (5), KimarieBee (6), TeriAndersonNeedham (17), dara85 (18), Aprill (21), redsox0407 (29), Aquila (31), CharlesTheB (32), steller0707 (36)24 more, nedhyu (39), booksinbed (41), Zylphan (42), LesleyAshton (47), elia1168 (48), TaraJohnson (51), deldevries (53), JohnMB (53), sjmccreary (54), skavlanj (57), almigwin (57), SilentInAWay (65), kerry1897 (66), ahef1963 (66), eromsted (67), jain (77), Cindy1954 (83), linnzsue (86), gypsysmom (91), varielle (97), ryaSilvia (99), cathyta (205), nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: Simone2, aulsmith, konallis

Score: 52

Explanations:

dara85 (18): Didn't like it.

Aprill (21): Read it.

ahef1963 (66): Thought it was brilliant.

jain (77): Read it in high school but need to reread as an adult.

amanda4242 (38): Read it a few times.

94
22,931 members, 436 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: JerryMmm (4), Mellerup (7), JohnMB (14), TeriAndersonNeedham (16), readerdad (16), Beorn_se_Bacaire (16), dara85 (19), karamazow (19), briarhills (22), Rtrace (23), sturlington (24)29 more, daisy_jane (24), martina_hrubes (24), Zylphan (25), JessGalchutt (27), LesleyAshton (28), NinieB (29), IsabelJacobson (29), Dehinde (29), ncgraham (29), Aquila (30), mattmcmahon (31), booksinbed (39), almigwin (41), ahef1963 (44), Sisif (48), Laura1124 (49), Shutzie27 (49), mspixieears (49), sjmccreary (51), TaraJohnson (53), jamesabg (57), varielle (57), james.proffitt (62), wordswordswords (77), Arrashid7 (87), cathyta (87), gypsysmom (94), linnzsue (102), amanda4242

Thumbs down: Simone2, electrice, auntSteelbreaker, cpg, Edward, SilentInAWay, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 51.91

Explanations:

electrice (0): read in 2014

auntSteelbreaker (0): Read it, loved it.

dara85 (19): Didn't like it.

95
16,600 members, 155 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: PatsyMurray (6), daisy_jane (8), hailelib (8), BookWallah (9), aquariumministry (9), EElsen (12), cpg (13), Musicaldreamer (14), fuzzi (14), sjmccreary (14), japaul22 (15)26 more, December7 (16), raperper (16), susiesharp (17), mybookshelf (19), Dehinde (20), deldevries (23), stellarexplorer (23), rretzler (26), kerry1897 (27), mcountr (28), cc9 (28), otterlake (31), ryaSilvia (36), wordswordswords (36), ahef1963 (39), gypsysmom (45), Arrashid7 (46), linlef (50), TaraJohnson (54), mmseiple (57), BlueSkies305 (57), james.proffitt (58), cathyta (76), 2wonderY, eclecticdodo, souloftherose

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, sturlington, lsah, CVido, karamazow, Edward, SilentInAWay, eromsted, aulsmith, nlgeorge

Score: 50.31

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Ugh.

aulsmith (0): Started several times but never found it worth pursuing.

ahef1963 (39): Read in university. Can't say I liked it much.

nlgeorge (0): too biblical

96
4,993 members, 49 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (1), kihohamu (4), staffordcastle (4), andejons (5), prosfilaes (6), SkuldOMG (9), aquariumministry (10), Cecrow (13), raperper (14), eromsted (14), fredasteele (15)21 more, stellarexplorer (18), Dilara86 (19), Himalmitra (20), .Monkey. (24), kerry1897 (29), Cindy1954 (30), Kristelh (30), longway (31), TrulyAragorn (31), bw94612 (32), lsah (39), ryaSilvia (40), elia1168 (41), Laura1124 (50), jamesabg (56), cathyta (57), james.proffitt (63), mmseiple (64), TwinDaddy (66), almigwin (128), souloftherose

Thumbs down: sturlington, Simone2, CVido, SilentInAWay, Edward, lilithcat

Score: 50.22

97
4,853 members, 78 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: rplinke (3), Jys-g (4), fredasteele (14), SamTaylor (14), blancosa (17), Rtrace (18), lwbooklover (19), LesleyAshton (23), icre8dstny (24), stellarexplorer (25), jnmlkr901 (32)22 more, ahef1963 (33), FancyHorse (34), Shutzie27 (34), Smiler69 (34), steller0707 (37), booksinbed (40), mspixieears (42), mybookshelf (48), ryaSilvia (51), TaraJohnson (52), jamesabg (58), wordswordswords (58), james.proffitt (65), mmseiple (65), CVido (66), varielle (71), cathyta (75), linnzsue (79), FlorianKarpfinger (80), almigwin (138), electrice, amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, lsah, aulsmith, SilentInAWay

Score: 47.66

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Read in college; play

ahef1963 (33): Very much ahead of its time. Great play.

amanda4242 (37): Dull.

98
34,223 members, 878 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: dljones442 (4), dara85 (8), mattries37315 (10), Stephan_Rogers (11), dianeham (11), ScarySquirrel (13), jerry-book (17), SamTaylor (21), Rtrace (22), Beorn_se_Bacaire (22), Aprill (24)20 more, jnmlkr901 (24), RachelKirk (31), Aquila (32), ahef1963 (32), Dehinde (35), Smiler69 (35), steller0707 (38), deldevries (42), sjmccreary (43), elia1168 (46), Shutzie27 (47), SilentInAWay (56), james.proffitt (64), varielle (76), ryaSilvia (82), cathyta (93), linnzsue (100), JohnMB (106), skavlanj (151), amanda4242

Thumbs down: sturlington, prosfilaes, eromsted

Score: 47.19

Explanations:

dara85 (8): Really enjoyed it as a child.

Aprill (24): Read it.

ahef1963 (32): One of the favourites of my early teen years.

amanda4242 (36): Hated it as a child and hate as an adult.

99
19,192 members, 391 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: sturlington (5), susiesharp (7), SylviaC (12), EElsen (14), jerry-book (18), SilentInAWay (19), smcwl (21), mspixieears (22), .Monkey. (23), Shutzie27 (24), Dehinde (24)24 more, ahef1963 (25), antqueen (27), redsox0407 (28), jefbra (28), brenzi (29), LesleyAshton (31), TrulyAragorn (33), varielle (33), Kristelh (35), wordswordswords (42), lsah (44), Sisif (49), kerry1897 (51), Laura1124 (52), cathyta (58), BlueSkies305 (62), FlorianKarpfinger (64), Aquila (70), steller0707 (71), booksinbed (78), linnzsue (92), gypsysmom (93), nlgeorge, amanda4242

Thumbs down: Peace2, Simone2, CVido, cpg, konallis, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 45.41

100
33,480 members, 464 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: pmdean (1), sturlington (7), WSB7 (9), daisy_jane (17), canantopaloglu (17), Simone2 (18), peterdj (24), NinieB (30), redsox0407 (32), TrulyAragorn (34), nedhyu (41)22 more, jaysbooks (44), Shutzie27 (50), Sisif (52), Laura1124 (53), brenzi (56), icre8dstny (58), sjmccreary (62), Aquila (66), LesleyAshton (66), steller0707 (68), tiddleyboom (72), booksinbed (75), almigwin (75), BlueSkies305 (78), gypsysmom (86), ahef1963 (90), varielle (98), linnzsue (99), wordswordswords (120), kerry1897 (147), cathyta (245), nlgeorge

Thumbs down: jefbra, cpg, SilentInAWay, lilithcat, aulsmith

Score: 43.21

Explanations:

ahef1963 (90): Probably my least favourite Austen work, but still better than most other books of the period.

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