Controversial Books for CBE4C

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.179 3.55 The Magician's Boy by Susan Cooper
1.14 3.43 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling
1.106 3.78 Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life by Rachel Renée Russell
1.102 3.86 The Deadly Dungeon by Ron Roy
1.074 3.81 Who Was Leonardo da Vinci? by Roberta Edwards
1.054 3.55 The Hidden Stairs and the Magic Carpet by Tony Abbott
1.046 3.6 Stink and the Incredible Super-Galactic Jawbreaker by Megan McDonald
1.044 3.61 The Green Book by Jill Paton Walsh
1.036 3.55 César: ¡Sí, Se Puede! / Yes, We Can! by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand
1.029 3.4 Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made by Stephan Pastis
1.027 4 Marley: A Dog Like No Other by John Grogan
1.007 3.98 Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
1.006 3.72 All of the Above by Shelley Pearsall
1.004 3.78 Tigers at Twilight by Mary Pope Osborne
1.003 3.81 Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan
0.999 3.96 Swindle by Gordon Korman
0.995 3.71 Ghost Town at Sundown by Mary Pope Osborne
0.992 3.8 Encyclopedia Brown Gets His Man by Donald J. Sobol
0.988 3.96 Judy Moody: Around the World in 8 1/2 Days by Megan McDonald
0.985 3.68 Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett
0.983 3.94 The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.98 3.8 The Name of This Book Is Secret by Pseudonymous Bosch
0.979 3.84 On My Honor by Marion Dane Bauer
0.971 4.07 What's Your Angle, Pythagoras? A Math Adventure by Julie Ellis
0.961 3.81 Judy Moody Predicts the Future by Megan McDonald
0.961 3.94 I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 (I Survived #7) by Lauren Tarshis
0.959 3.52 The Knights of the Kitchen Table by Jon Scieszka
0.955 3.75 The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series) by Jacqueline Davies
0.955 4.15 When Jessie Came Across the Sea by Amy Hest
0.954 3.78 Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille by Russell Freedman
0.953 3.84 Superfudge by Judy Blume
0.952 3.87 I, Juan de Pareja by Elizabeth Borton de Trevino
0.952 3.92 The Honest Truth by Dan Gemeinhart
0.951 3.79 The Tail of Emily Windsnap by Liz Kessler
0.951 3.54 The Magic Finger by Roald Dahl
0.951 3.56 My Teacher Is an Alien by Bruce Coville
0.95 3.77 Iqbal by Francesco D'Adamo
0.949 3.9 Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell
0.946 3.83 My Life with the Chimpanzees by Jane Goodall
0.941 3.89 How to Steal a Dog by Barbara O'Connor
0.939 4.05 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth by Jeff Kinney
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.931 4.07 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney
0.931 4.07 Zoobreak by Gordon Korman
0.93 4.12 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw by Jeff Kinney
0.93 4.16 Girls think of everything by Catherine Thimmesh
0.928 4.1 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
0.926 3.77 The Pot That Juan Built by Nancy Andrews-Goebel
0.925 3.4 SPHDZ Book #1! (Spaceheadz) by Jon Scieszka
0.924 3.9 My Librarian Is a Camel: How Books Are Brought to Children Around the World by Margriet Ruurs
0.922 3.91 Lunch Money by Andrew Clements
0.922 3.83 I Am Not Joey Pigza by Jack Gantos
0.919 4.09 The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo
0.917 3.92 The Magician's Elephant by Kate DiCamillo
0.916 3.59 Who Could That Be at This Hour? by Lemony Snicket
0.915 4.07 Lives of the Writers: Comedies, Tragedies (and What the Neighbors Thought) by Kathleen Krull
0.911 3.98 Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary
0.911 3.95 Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher by Bruce Coville
0.905 3.26 The Flint Heart by Katherine Paterson
0.904 4.03 The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
0.901 4.19 Love That Dog by Sharon Creech
0.901 4.13 Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes by Roald Dahl
0.9 4.18 Who Was Abraham Lincoln? by Janet Pascal
0.899 3.47 Hound Dog True by Linda Urban
0.898 3.64 Unsinkable by Gordon Korman
0.897 3.53 Muggie Maggie by Beverly Cleary
0.895 4.03 Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.895 3.68 Fourth Grade Rats by Jerry Spinelli
0.895 4 Pax by Sara Pennypacker
0.894 3.85 In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Bao Lord
0.894 4.05 Smoky Night by Eve Bunting
0.892 3.9 Skylark by Patricia MacLachlan
0.891 4.04 Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachar
0.891 3.91 Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl
0.884 3.68 The Luck of the Buttons (Buttons) by Anne Ylvisaker
0.884 3.95 Golem by David Wisniewski
0.882 3.73 Room One: A Mystery or Two by Andrew Clements
0.882 3.99 The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden
0.879 3.99 Rascal by Sterling North
0.879 3.81 The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
0.878 3.96 A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd
0.875 3.32 Fire-Us: The Kindling by Jennifer Armstrong
0.875 3.92 The Brilliant World of Tom Gates by Liz Pichon
0.874 3.92 Just Juice by Karen Hesse
0.873 3.74 The Tarantula in My Purse by Jean Craighead George
0.87 4.15 Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
0.867 4 26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie DePaola
0.867 4.11 The Witches by Roald Dahl
0.866 4.17 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
0.862 4.13 Real Friends by Shannon Hale
0.861 4.29 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J. K. Rowling
0.861 4.07 Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos
0.861 4.1 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
0.859 3.73 The Boundless by Kenneth Oppel
0.858 3.85 Stink and the Great Guinea Pig Express by Megan McDonald
0.852 3.88 Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers by Dav Pilkey
0.85 3.89 The Calder Game by Blue Balliett
0.85 4.13 Judy Moody, Girl Detective by Megan McDonald
0.847 3.98 Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
0.846 4.12 The BFG by Roald Dahl
0.845 4.06 Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier
0.843 4.04 Grandpa's Great Escape by David Walliams
0.842 3.85 Woof by Spencer Quinn
0.838 3.78 Star in the Forest by Laura Resau
0.837 3.95 Abel's Island by William Steig
0.835 4.05 Hideout (Swindle) by Gordon Korman
0.835 4.02 Pie by Sarah Weeks
0.834 4.34 The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
0.834 3.97 Masterpiece by Elise Broach
0.83 4.21 George by Alex Gino
0.829 4.03 Yes! We Are Latinos: Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience by Alma Flor Ada
0.823 4.13 Richard Wright and the Library Card by William Miller
0.823 4.04 Who Was Ben Franklin? by Dennis Brindell Fradin
0.823 4.28 Weslandia by Paul Fleischman
0.819 4.1 Pyramid by David Macaulay
0.818 3.86 The Chicken Squad: The First Misadventure by Doreen Cronin
0.818 3.93 To Dance: A Ballerina's Graphic Novel by Siena Cherson Siegel
0.816 3.52 Tales from the Odyssey: The One-Eyed Giant by Mary Pope Osborne
0.811 4.25 Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale by John Steptoe
0.81 4.05 Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman
0.809 4.07 Ghosts of Greenglass House by Kate Milford
0.809 3.84 Attack of the 50-Ft. Cupid by Jim Benton
0.809 3.98 Murder At Midnight by Avi
0.807 4.39 My Name Is Jorge: On Both Sides of the River by Jane Medina
0.806 4.17 The Great Kapok Tree by Lynne Cherry
0.805 3.97 Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper
0.804 4.18 Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien
0.804 3.79 Stink and the World's Worst Super-Stinky Sneakers by Megan McDonald
0.798 3.92 Tom Gates: Excellent Excuses (and Other Good Stuff) by Liz Pichon
0.793 4.06 Spy School by Stuart Gibbs
0.79 4.22 The Julian Chapter: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio
0.789 4.18 A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen
0.788 4.34 Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World's Fastest Woman by Kathleen Krull
0.788 4.02 Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee
0.786 4.33 The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka
0.785 4.26 Who Was Walt Disney? by Whitney Stewart
0.785 3.95 The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich
0.783 4.34 The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
0.781 3.49 Glory Be by Augusta Scattergood
0.78 4.39 If: A Mind-Bending New Way of Looking at Big Ideas and Numbers by David J. Smith
0.779 4.4 Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper
0.778 3.93 Between Earth & Sky: Legends of Native American Sacred Places by Joseph Bruchac
0.777 3.84 The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm
0.776 4.04 The Great Wall of Lucy Wu by Wendy Wan Long Shang
0.776 3.98 Ruby Lu, Empress of Everything by Lenore Look
0.773 4.26 Rules by Cynthia Lord
0.769 4.23 Down, Down, Down: A Journey to the Bottom of the Sea by Steve Jenkins
0.766 4.09 My Name Is Georgia: A Portrait by Jeanette Winter by Jeanette Winter
0.766 4.1 Aesop's Fables by Ann McGovern
0.764 3.83 Every Living Thing by Cynthia Rylant
0.755 4.07 Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke
0.753 4.11 The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curtis
0.749 4.17 One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
0.749 4.48 Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco
0.747 4.03 Ella Fitzgerald: the Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa by Andrea Davis Pinkney
0.747 4.48 D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths by Ingri d'Aulaire
0.746 3.61 The Kite Fighters by Linda Sue Park
0.745 4.17 Lady Liberty: A Biography by Doreen Rappaport
0.738 4.3 The World According to Humphrey by Betty G. Birney
0.735 3.79 Tru & Nelle by G. Neri
0.732 4.25 Sugar by Jewell Parker Rhodes
0.73 4.26 The Scraps Book: Notes from a Colorful Life by Lois Ehlert
0.728 3.74 Zeus: King of the Gods (Olympians) by George O'Connor
0.728 4.33 Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin
0.723 4.27 Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
0.719 3.96 Sky Boys by Deborah Hopkinson
0.713 4.34 Red Butterfly by A. L. Sonnichsen
0.702 4.51 14 Cows for America by Carmen Agra Deedy
0.697 3.67 Capture the Flag by Kate Messner
0.693 4.16 The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud
0.689 3.87 I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (I Survived #5) by Lauren Tarshis
0.682 4.12 Bluffton: My Summer with Buster Keaton by Matt Phelan
0.678 3.67 Great Estimations by Bruce Goldstone
0.663 4.19 Growing Up Pedro: How the Martinez Brothers Made It from the Dominican Republic All the Way to the Major Leagues by Matt Tavares
0.662 4.18 My Name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada
0.652 4.57 The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce
0.629 4.46 A Butterfly Is Patient by Dianna Hutts Aston
0.618 4.25 Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia
0.61 4.45 America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle by David A. Adler
0.607 4.35 Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? by Bonnie Bader
0.585 4.59 The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
0.579 4.2 How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?: The Story of Food by Chris Butterworth
0.564 4.44 My Name is Celia/Me llamo Celia : The Life of Celia Cruz/la vida de Celia Cruz by Monica Brown
0.539 4.39 Life by Cynthia Rylant