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Favorite Women's Stories

Members: 11 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
13,586 members, 211 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), margaretfield (3), ahef1963 (6), thecoroner (9), roby72 (29)

Score: 13.63

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): Family of women.

2
11,347 members, 223 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), margaretfield (4), ahef1963 (12), roby72 (15), thecoroner (15)

Score: 12.41

3
62,686 members, 1,124 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), thecoroner (1), thorold (4), roby72 (5)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 11.5

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Except for Elizabeth and Darcy's sister, I really dislike the other women in this book.

4
4,171 members, 139 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: margaretfield (1), aulsmith (5), thorold (12), ahef1963 (41)

Score: 10.41

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): A woman teacher at a girl's school.

5
34,889 members, 1,169 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), thecoroner (3), KimarieBee (15), roby72 (26)

Score: 9.88

6
29,464 members, 408 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), thecoroner (4), ahef1963 (16), roby72 (20)

Score: 9.76

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Family of women

7
16,090 members, 282 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: thorold (1), roby72 (2), ahef1963 (39)

Score: 8.96

8
3 members, 0 reviews
5 stars (5 stars)

Lists: JamieLeFay (1), GabrielWarren (1)

Score: 8

9
27,846 members, 300 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5), roby72 (7), thecoroner (7)

Score: 7.59

10
20,714 members, 308 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: roby72 (4), ahef1963 (7), thecoroner (10)

Score: 7.54

11
17,568 members, 328 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: camila16 (1), ahef1963 (23), roby72 (31)

Score: 7.52

12
45,942 members, 743 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), thecoroner (2), roby72 (6)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 7.28

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Jane's okay, but then there's the madwoman in the attic ...

13
31,240 members, 883 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), thecoroner (6), roby72 (27)

Score: 7.14

14
1,215 members, 36 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: camila16 (2), KimarieBee (12), ahef1963 (40)

Score: 7.1

15
22,134 members, 430 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4), thecoroner (8), ahef1963 (22)

Score: 7.05

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): A woman learns to make her own way.

16
15,462 members, 211 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), roby72 (10), thecoroner (11)

Score: 6.82

17
14,019 members, 339 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (10), roby72 (14), thecoroner (14)

Score: 6.39

18
15,522 members, 477 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (11), thecoroner (12), roby72 (18)

Score: 6.29

19
15,344 members, 276 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (9), thecoroner (13), roby72 (21)

Score: 6.29

20
6,949 members, 98 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: roby72 (8), ahef1963 (14), thecoroner (24)

Score: 6.25

21
1,461 members, 67 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: margaretfield (2), KimarieBee (4)

Score: 6.19

22
6,139 members, 85 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: roby72 (11), thecoroner (17), ahef1963 (19)

Score: 6.08

23
10,990 members, 171 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (13), thecoroner (16), roby72 (28)

Score: 5.85

24
2,351 members, 70 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (15), thecoroner (21), roby72 (24)

Score: 5.71

25
3,357 members, 91 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (20), thecoroner (20), roby72 (23)

Score: 5.61

26
23,252 members, 539 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (21), thecoroner (22), roby72 (25)

Score: 5.5

27
24,415 members, 1,390 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), thecoroner (23), ahef1963 (37)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 5.45

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): There's a lot of unconscious stereotyping both of women and African-Americans in this book. I'd give it a miss.

28
1,545 members, 8 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: roby72 (3), thecoroner (26)

Score: 4.81

29
29,300 members, 399 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (5), ahef1963 (17)

Score: 4.65

30
8,308 members, 158 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: thorold (5), ahef1963 (31)

Score: 4.37

31
3,407 members, 68 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: thorold (6), ahef1963 (42)

Score: 4.13

32
14,304 members, 215 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: roby72 (1)

Score: 4

33
4,149 members, 67 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: roby72 (9), ahef1963 (34)

Score: 3.97

34
22,393 members, 400 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: roby72 (16), ahef1963 (18)

Score: 3.94

35
1,855 members, 25 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: roby72 (12), thecoroner (27)

Score: 3.9

36
1,970 members, 48 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (18), roby72 (19)

Score: 3.86

37
7,906 members, 169 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: roby72 (13), thecoroner (28)

Score: 3.85

38
10,562 members, 246 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (13), ahef1963 (30)

Score: 3.82

39
2,667 members, 227 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (10), ahef1963 (43)

Score: 3.81

40
2,994 members, 66 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (19), roby72 (22)

Score: 3.76

41
1,574 members, 44 reviews
3.37 stars (3.37 stars)

Lists: roby72 (17), thecoroner (25)

Score: 3.76

42
7,363 members, 359 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2)

Score: 3.36

43
4,287 members, 116 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: thorold (2)

Score: 3.36

44
972 members, 48 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: thorold (3)

Score: 3.04

45
153 members, 10 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (3)

Score: 3.04

46
14 members, 2 reviews
4.63 stars (4.63 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (5)

Score: 2.68

47
843 members, 15 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (6)

Score: 2.56

48
767 members, 28 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Score: 2.56

49
1,130 members, 16 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: thorold (7)

Score: 2.46

50
585 members, 29 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (7)

Score: 2.46

51
1,940 members, 43 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (8)

Score: 2.38

52
903 members, 10 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: thorold (8)

Score: 2.38

53
4,328 members, 68 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: thorold (9)

Score: 2.31

54
848 members, 26 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (9)

Score: 2.31

55
423 members, 2 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: thorold (10)

Score: 2.25

56
2,374 members, 46 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (11)

Score: 2.2

57
719 members, 29 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: thorold (11)

Score: 2.2

Explanations:

thorold (11): More subversive than you might think

58
2,103 members, 100 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: thorold (13)

Score: 2.11

59
880 members, 15 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: thorold (14)

Score: 2.07

60
20 members, 3 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (14)

Score: 2.07

61
2,141 members, 38 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: thorold (15)

Score: 2.03

62
5,223 members, 118 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: thorold (16)

Score: 2

63
17,942 members, 806 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (24)

Score: 1.81

64
14,838 members, 840 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (25)

Score: 1.79

65
15,681 members, 1,104 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (26)

Score: 1.77

66
14,738 members, 162 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (27)

Score: 1.76

67
10,976 members, 201 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (28)

Score: 1.74

68
11,362 members, 401 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (29)

Score: 1.72

69
185 members, 1 review
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: roby72 (30)

Score: 1.71

70
7,678 members, 145 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (32)

Score: 1.68

71
6,508 members, 72 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (33)

Score: 1.67

72
1,026 members, 15 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (36)

Score: 1.63

73
4,300 members, 144 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (38)

Score: 1.61

74
5,267 members, 113 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (44)

Score: 1.55

75
3,846 members, 54 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (35)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: < 0

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): An interesting choice, but I think the men are as interesting as the women

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Started by: sturlington (September 2013)

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