Controversial Books for Colekids

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
1.208 3.85 Mr. Nosey by Roger Hargreaves
1.119 3.84 The Secret in the Old Lace by Carolyn Keene
1.11 3.74 The Cabin Faced West by Jean Fritz
1.067 3.96 Amelia Bedelia and the Surprise Shower by Peggy Parish
1.053 3.89 The Mona Mousa Code by Geronimo Stilton
1.043 3.88 The Last Battle by C. S. Lewis
1.036 3.55 Pocahontas and the Strangers by Clyde Robert Bulla
1.031 3.7 Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.025 3.79 Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
1.019 3.76 The Mystery of the Singing Ghost by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.018 3.98 Amelia Bedelia Means Business by Herman Parish
1.012 3.85 Madeline and the Bad Hat by Ludwig Bemelmans
1.011 3.75 The Pizza Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.009 3.89 Pinky Pye by Eleanor Estes
1.006 3.64 Danny and the Dinosaur by Syd Hoff
1.004 3.94 The Poky Little Puppy by Janette Sebring Lowrey
1.003 3.63 Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes
0.995 3.85 Nancy Drew Omnibus 001-064 by Carolyn Keene
0.99 3.67 Frightful's Mountain by Jean Craighead George
0.99 3.98 Home for a Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown
0.988 3.66 On the Far Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
0.987 4.08 The Little Red Hen by Paul Galdone
0.985 3.91 If You Give a Cat a Cupcake by Laura Numeroff
0.985 3.51 The Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars
0.977 3.71 Five Get into Trouble by Enid Blyton
0.974 3.91 Calico Captive by Elizabeth George Speare
0.973 3.99 Abraham Lincoln by Ingri d'Aulaire
0.961 3.93 Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss
0.96 3.8 Five Go to Smuggler's Top by Enid Blyton
0.957 3.86 The Horse and His Boy by C. S. Lewis
0.955 3.85 Madeline in London by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.955 3.79 The Yellow House Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.948 3.66 Five Go Off in a Caravan by Enid Blyton
0.944 3.94 There's a Wocket in my Pocket! by Dr. Seuss
0.941 3.93 Calling Doctor Amelia Bedelia by Herman Parish
0.94 3.81 Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson
0.939 4.07 The Burgess Animal Book for Children by Thornton W. Burgess
0.938 3.76 The First Four Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.938 3.92 The Magician's Nephew by C. S. Lewis
0.932 4.19 When We Were Very Young by A. A. Milne
0.931 3.92 Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry
0.929 3.83 Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
0.928 4.22 The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
0.928 4.1 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
0.926 3.8 Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose by Tomie DePaola
0.926 4.12 One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss
0.923 3.97 The Moffats by Eleanor Estes
0.922 3.91 Because a Little Bug Went Ka-Choo! by Rosetta Stone
0.922 3.88 The Silver Chair by C. S. Lewis
0.922 4.12 Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright
0.921 4.25 The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
0.92 4.01 Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
0.918 4.04 The Black Stallion by Walter Farley
0.918 3.83 The Hidden Staircase by Carolyn Keene
0.918 3.75 The Mystery at Lilac Inn by Carolyn Keene
0.916 4.07 Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss
0.91 4.16 A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.91 3.87 Prince Caspian by C. S. Lewis
0.907 4.2 Now We Are Six by A. A. Milne
0.906 4.1 The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper
0.906 4.04 The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S. Lewis
0.906 4 Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling
0.904 3.76 Five Run Away Together by Enid Blyton
0.904 4.03 The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
0.902 3.99 The Mixed-Up Chameleon by Eric Carle
0.899 3.73 Five Go Adventuring Again by Enid Blyton
0.895 4.03 Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.895 4.16 Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney
0.892 3.9 Skylark by Patricia MacLachlan
0.892 3.9 Five on a Treasure Island by Enid Blyton
0.888 4.11 Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.885 3.77 The Secret of Shadow Ranch by Carolyn Keene
0.884 4.09 These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.883 3.7 Squanto: Friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla
0.88 4.26 The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis
0.877 3.61 Kirsten Saves the Day: A Summer Story by Janet Beeler Shaw
0.876 4.16 The New Way Things Work by David Macaulay
0.875 4.13 Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.874 3.92 Mr. Messy by Roger Hargreaves
0.873 4.22 Thomas the Tank Engine: The Complete Collection (Railway Series) by Wilbert Awdry
0.872 3.72 The Clue in the Crumbling Wall by Carolyn Keene
0.871 4.04 The Moffat Museum by Eleanor Estes
0.871 4.02 Madeline's Rescue by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.868 4.27 Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
0.867 4.18 Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.867 4.11 Angus and the Ducks by Marjorie Flack
0.865 4 The Tanglewoods' Secret by Patricia M. St. John
0.864 3.93 Meet Kirsten: An American Girl by Janet Beeler Shaw
0.862 4.06 I Spy Treasure Hunt: A Book of Picture Riddles by Jean Marzollo
0.861 3.76 The Bungalow Mystery by Carolyn Keene
0.86 4.2 Roar of a Snore by Marsha Diane Arnold
0.855 4.12 Samantha: An American Girl, 1904 by Susan S. Adler
0.854 4.19 Ballet Shoes by Noel Streatfeild
0.851 4.33 Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
0.848 4.09 A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond
0.848 3.94 The Black Stallion Returns by Walter Farley
0.844 4.04 By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.838 4.11 On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.838 4.39 The Tale of Three Trees: A Traditional Folktale by Angela Elwell Hunt
0.836 4.2 The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge by Hildegarde H. Swift
0.835 4.13 Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.831 4.14 Doctor De Soto by William Steig
0.821 3.97 Over in the Meadow: An Old Counting Rhyme by Olive A. Wadsworth
0.818 4.17 Fancy Nancy's Favorite Fancy Words: From Accessories to Zany by Jane O'Connor
0.817 4.16 The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.802 4.16 Poetry for Young People: Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson
0.796 4.33 The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf
0.793 3.98 I Spy Mystery: A Book of Picture Riddles by Jean Marzollo
0.78 3.57 The Adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel by Thornton W. Burgess
0.777 4.22 Rufus M. by Eleanor Estes
0.774 4.43 Paddle-to-the-Sea by Holling C. Holling
0.773 3.84 Fancy Nancy and the Boy from Paris by Jane O'Connor
0.761 4.16 The Middle Moffat by Eleanor Estes
0.755 3.99 The Family under the Bridge by Natalie Savage Carlson
0.751 4.09 Uncle Wiggily's Story Book by Howard R. Garis
0.745 4.51 The Complete Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne
0.739 4.3 The Best-Loved Doll by Rebecca Caudill
0.708 4.19 Peter in Blueberry Land by Elsa Beskow
0.696 4.28 The Betsy-Tacy Treasury by Maud Hart Lovelace
0.688 3.98 The Rabbit and the Turtle by Eric Carle
0.677 3.86 The Blind Colt by Glen Rounds
0.661 4.16 I Spy School Days: A Book of Picture Riddles by Jean Marzollo
0.661 4.48 Let Me Hold You Longer by Karen Kingsbury
0.661 4.49 Amos & Boris by William Steig