Controversial Books for JDxvf

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
1.345 3.91 High Performance Habits: How Extraordinary People Become That Way by Brendon Burchard
1.301 3.72 Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
1.268 3.8 Getting Everything You Can Out of All You've Got: 21 Ways You Can Out-Think, Out-Perform, and Out-Earn the Competition by Jay Abraham
1.266 3.47 The Virtue of Selfishness by Ayn Rand
1.247 3.34 The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams & Reaching Your Destiny by Robin Sharma
1.234 3.55 A Message to Garcia by Elbert Hubbard
1.226 3.14 Think!: Before It's Too Late by Edward de Bono
1.221 3.71 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson
1.216 3.04 How to Become CEO: The Rules for Rising to the Top of Any Organization by Jeffrey J. Fox
1.213 3.56 The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
1.173 3.8 E-Myth Mastery: The Seven Essential Disciplines for Building a World Class Company by Michael E. Gerber
1.168 3.92 Psycho-Cybernetics, A New Way to Get More Living Out of Life by Maxwell Maltz
1.161 3.86 Principles of Anatomy and Physiology by Gerard J. Tortora
1.146 3.49 Gung Ho! Turn On the People in Any Organization by Ken Blanchard
1.142 3.44 The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx
1.14 3.63 10 Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management by Hyrum W. Smith
1.139 3.92 The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle
1.125 3.63 The 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing: Violate Them at Your Own Risk! by Al Ries
1.124 3.85 Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead by Laszlo Bock
1.124 3.67 The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness by Stephen R. Covey
1.123 3.35 The 17 essential qualities of a team player by John C. Maxwell
1.118 3.44 The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick) by Seth Godin
1.116 3.59 The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science by Natalie Angier
1.115 3.24 The End Of Science: Facing The Limits Of Knowledge In The Twilight Of The Scientific Age by John Horgan
1.1 3.6 The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson
1.096 3.76 The Courage to Be Disliked: The Japanese Phenomenon That Shows You How to Change Your Life and Achieve Real Happiness by Ichiro Kishimi
1.094 3.64 I Am a Strange Loop by Douglas R. Hofstadter
1.083 3.38 Microtrends: The Small Forces Behind Tomorrow's Big Changes by Mark Penn
1.081 3.54 Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Don Tapscott
1.08 3.62 Darwin for Beginners by Jonathan Miller
1.077 3.7 The Meaning of Things: Applying Philosophy to Life by A. C. Grayling
1.076 3.67 The Myths of Innovation by Scott Berkun
1.075 3.85 The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal by Jim Loehr
1.074 3.53 Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life by Nir Eyal
1.073 3.8 LaTeX: A Document Preparation System by Leslie Lamport
1.072 3.98 The Art of the Good Life: 52 Surprising Shortcuts to Happiness, Wealth, and Success by Rolf Dobelli
1.069 3.58 The New One Minute Manager by Ken Blanchard
1.068 3.5 Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism by Fumio Sasaki
1.067 3.7 Winning by Jack Welch
1.066 3.72 The One Thing You Need to Know: ... About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success by Marcus Buckingham
1.065 3.75 The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
1.061 2.85 A Song of Stone by Iain Banks
1.06 3.96 Digital Image Processing by Rafael C. Gonzalez
1.059 3.76 The Hidden Connections: A Science for Sustainable Living by Fritjof Capra
1.055 3.2 Once Upon A Number: The Hidden Mathematical Logic Of Stories by John Allen Paulos
1.055 3.25 Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence by Daniel Goleman
1.054 3.72 Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek
1.054 3.74 The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.052 3.81 Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence by Hans Moravec
1.046 3.39 The 22 Immutable Laws of Branding by Al Ries
1.045 3.86 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
1.045 3.82 Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t by Simon Sinek
1.041 3.14 Silicon Snake Oil: Second Thoughts on the Information Highway by Clifford Stoll
1.039 4 The One Minute Manager Meets the Monkey by Ken Blanchard
1.035 3.8 The Art of Seduction by Robert Greene
1.034 3.62 Leadership and the One Minute Manager: Increasing Effectiveness Through Situational Leadership by Ken Blanchard
1.031 3.99 The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Julia Cameron
1.031 3.76 The 21 irrefutable laws of leadership : follow them and people will follow you by John C. Maxwell
1.031 4.03 No Death, No Fear: Comforting Wisdom for Life by Thich Nhat Hanh
1.03 3.83 Calculus and analytic geometry by George B. Thomas
1.03 3.9 The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles by Steven Pressfield
1.03 3.54 Lunar Park by Bret Easton Ellis
1.028 3.84 Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck
1.028 3.78 Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg Mckeown
1.027 3.52 Rules For Revolutionaries: The Capitalist Manifesto for Creating and Marketing New Products and Services by Guy Kawasaki
1.027 3.65 Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us by Seth Godin
1.025 3.73 Yes!: 50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive by Noah J. Goldstein
1.025 3.9 The 5 Levels of Leadership: Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential by John C. Maxwell
1.024 3.64 A Whack on the Side of the Head by Roger von Oech
1.024 3.69 The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century by Thomas L. Friedman
1.024 3.54 Body for Life: 12 Weeks to Mental and Physical Strength by Bill Phillips
1.02 4.13 Zurich International Chess Tournament, 1953 by David Bronstein
1.015 3.91 The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
1.015 4.11 Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker
1.014 4 The Magic of Thinking Big by David Schwartz
1.014 3.42 You Can Negotiate Anything by Herb Cohen
1.014 3.84 How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In by Jim Collins
1.012 3.89 The Amateur's Mind: Turning Chess Misconceptions into Chess Mastery by Jeremy Silman
1.011 3.45 Unfu*k Yourself: Get Out of Your Head and into Your Life by Gary John Bishop
1.01 3.8 Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? by Seth Godin
1.008 3.39 2312 by Kim Stanley Robinson
1.007 3.91 50 Success Classics: Winning Wisdom for Life and Work from 50 Landmark Books by Tom Butler-Bowdon
1.007 3.76 Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.005 3.78 The Book of Five Rings by Musashi Miyamoto
1.005 3.96 The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement by Eliyahu M. Goldratt
1.004 3.83 The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason by Sam Harris
1.004 4.02 The Effective Executive: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done by Peter F. Drucker
1.003 3.85 How to Measure Anything: Finding the Value of Intangibles in Business by Douglas W. Hubbard
1.003 3.94 How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie
1.002 3.56 To Engineer Is Human: The Role of Failure in Successful Design by Henry Petroski
1.001 4.18 High Output Management by Andrew S. Grove
1.001 3.93 The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don't Work and What to Do About It by Michael E. Gerber
1.001 3.82 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
1 3.91 Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill by Matthieu Ricard
1 3.71 Hagakure by Tsunetomo Yamamoto
0.999 3.02 The New Strategic Selling: The Unique Sales System Proven Successful by the World's Best Companies by Robert B. Miller
0.998 3.75 Lifespan: Why We Age―and Why We Don't Have To by David A. Sinclair
0.996 4.09 Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle by Vladimir Nabokov
0.996 3.63 Evolution by Stephen Baxter
0.995 3.84 It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work by Jason Fried
0.995 3.68 The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo
0.995 3.72 Applying UML and Patterns: An Introduction to Object-Oriented Analysis and Design and Iterative Development by Craig Larman
0.994 3.2 The Human Brain: A Guided Tour by Susan Greenfield
0.994 3.49 The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload by Daniel J. Levitin
0.994 4.13 Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds by David Goggins
0.994 3.81 The Leadership Challenge by James M. Kouzes
0.993 3.53 A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind by Shoukei Matsumoto
0.991 3.86 Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement without Giving In by Roger Fisher
0.991 3.6 Proust Was a Neuroscientist by Jonah Lehrer
0.99 3.85 Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics by Tim Marshall
0.99 3.65 The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics by Roger Penrose
0.989 3.83 The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business by Josh Kaufman
0.989 3.81 Chess Fundamentals by Jose R. Capablanca
0.988 4.04 The New Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding : The Bible of Bodybuilding, Fully Updated and Revised by Arnold Schwarzenegger
0.987 3.96 Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel
0.987 4.06 Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World by Michael Hyatt
0.986 3.94 The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
0.985 4 Debugging the Development Process: Practical Strategies for Staying Focused, Hitting Ship Dates, and Building Solid Team by Steve Maguire
0.985 3.62 The First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels by Michael Watkins
0.984 3.95 The Castle by Franz Kafka
0.983 3.97 Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio
0.98 3.5 How Life Imitates Chess: Making the Right Moves, from the Board to the Boardroom by Garry Kasparov
0.98 3.89 First Things First : To Live, to Love, to Learn, to Leave a Legacy by Stephen R. Covey
0.979 3.66 Bushido: The Soul of Japan by Inazo Nitobé
0.979 3.76 Making Things Happen: Mastering Project Management by Scott Berkun
0.978 3.78 The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values by Sam Harris
0.977 3.83 An introduction to database systems by C. J. Date
0.976 3.59 Advanced Engineering Mathematics by Erwin Kreyszig
0.976 4.02 The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
0.975 3.89 Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
0.974 3.84 Luna: New Moon by Ian McDonald
0.973 3.82 How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life by Scott Adams
0.973 3.73 Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another by Philip Ball
0.972 3.76 Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin A. Abbott
0.97 3.89 The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses by Eric Ries
0.97 3.63 Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century by Michio Kaku
0.97 3.61 Eat That Frog!: Get More of the Important Things Done - Today! by Brian Tracy
0.969 4.08 Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers by Alexander Osterwalder
0.968 4.17 The Elements of Style by William Jr. Strunk
0.968 3.84 The Art of War by Sun Tzu
0.966 3.85 Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
0.965 3.44 Living the 7 Habits by Stephen R. Covey
0.964 3.9 The Unfettered Mind: Writings of the Zen Master to the Sword Master by Takuan Soho
0.964 3.87 Iron in the Soul by Jean-Paul Sartre
0.963 3.99 Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't by Jim Collins
0.962 3.7 Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ by Daniel Goleman
0.962 3.75 Essays in Love by Alain de Botton
0.962 3.36 The Nothing that Is: A Natural History of Zero by Robert Kaplan
0.961 3.98 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari
0.961 3.61 The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Stout
0.96 3.76 Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual by Jocko Willink
0.96 4.16 The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche
0.958 3.86 Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
0.957 3.98 The Rebel: An Essay on Man in Revolt by Albert Camus
0.957 3.47 Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society by Bill Bryson
0.956 3.74 You Just Don't Understand: Women and Men in Conversation by Deborah Tannen
0.955 3.94 The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz
0.954 3.74 Patterns of Software: Tales from the Software Community by Richard P. Gabriel
0.954 4.04 The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization by Peter Senge
0.953 3.46 The News: A User's Manual by Alain De Botton
0.952 3.98 How to Be Compassionate: A Handbook for Creating Inner Peace and a Happier World by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
0.952 3.97 The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe by Roger Penrose
0.951 3.72 Status Anxiety by Alain de Botton
0.951 3.85 Ultralearning: Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the Competition, and Accelerate Your Career by Scott Young
0.951 3.58 Glory by Vladimir Nabokov
0.95 3.89 The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology by Ray Kurzweil
0.95 3.88 Think Like a Grandmaster by Alexander Kotov
0.95 3.8 ReWork by Jason Fried
0.949 4.08 The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
0.949 4 A Course in Phonetics by Peter Ladefoged
0.948 3.69 Feersum Endjinn by Iain M. Banks
0.948 3.8 Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynne Truss
0.947 4.1 Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
0.946 3.43 Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street by John Brooks
0.946 3.72 Consider Phlebas by Iain M. Banks
0.946 3.86 Reamde by Neal Stephenson
0.945 3.76 Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk by Peter L. Bernstein
0.944 3.69 Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100 by Michio Kaku
0.944 3.99 Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
0.942 3.48 The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work by Alain de Botton
0.941 3.48 Priceless: The Myth of Fair Value [And How to Take Advantage of It] by William Poundstone
0.941 3.3 Buddhism by Christmas Humphreys
0.94 4.01 The Trial by Franz Kafka
0.939 3.78 The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
0.939 4.17 The Thirteen Books of the Elements, Vol. 1, books 1-2 by Euclid
0.937 3.74 Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make Competition Irrelevant by W. Chan Kim
0.937 3.81 The Age of Reason by Jean-Paul Sartre
0.937 3.6 The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology by Simon Winchester
0.936 3.72 An Introduction to Zen Buddhism by D. T. Suzuki
0.936 3.95 The Stranger by Albert Camus
0.935 3.53 Artemis by Andy Weir
0.934 3.58 The Nudist on the Late Shift: And Other True Tales of Silicon Valley by Po Bronson
0.934 4.02 First, Break All the Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently by Marcus Buckingham
0.933 3.85 Becoming a Writer by Dorothea Brande
0.933 3.6 Ready for Anything: 52 Productivity Principles for Work and Life by David Allen
0.933 3.96 How to Think: A Survival Guide for a World at Odds by Alan Jacobs
0.932 3.62 The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? by Jared Diamond
0.932 3.87 The Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate The Three Essential Virtues by Patrick Lencioni
0.927 4.24 Mathematics: From the Birth of Numbers by Jan Gullberg
0.926 3.85 The Quick and Easy Way to Effective Speaking by Dale Carnegie
0.926 3.66 Everything is F*cked: A Book About Hope by Mark Manson
0.925 4.22 Five Great Novels: "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sleep", "Martian Time Slip", "Ubik", "The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch", "A Scanner Darkly" (GollanczF.) by Philip K. Dick
0.925 3.68 The Wisdom of Teams: Creating the High-Performance Organization by Jon R. Katzenbach
0.924 4.22 Thinking in Systems: A Primer by Donella H. Meadows
0.924 3.78 Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences by John Allen Paulos
0.924 3.99 The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhn
0.923 4.01 The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living by Dalai Lama XIV
0.922 3.83 People Skills: How to Assert Yourself, Listen to Others, and Resolve Conflicts by Robert Bolton
0.921 4.02 Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within by Natalie Goldberg
0.921 3.85 The Meaning of It All: Thoughts of a Citizen-Scientist by Richard P. Feynman
0.918 4.11 Turn the Ship Around!: A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders by L. David Marquet
0.918 3.9 A Very Short History of the World by Geoffrey Blainey
0.917 4.3 The Zen Teaching of Huang Po: On the Transmission of Mind by Huang-po
0.916 3.88 Consciousness Explained by Daniel C. Dennett
0.916 3.9 The Chips Are Down by Jean-Paul Sartre
0.916 4.16 Good Strategy Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters by Richard Rumelt
0.915 3.97 Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life by Jon Kabat-Zinn
0.915 3.94 The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation by Matt Ridley
0.915 3.62 Mathematics for the Million by Lancelot Hogben
0.914 3.99 Animal Farm by George Orwell
0.914 3.62 Agency by William Gibson
0.913 4 Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most by Douglas Stone
0.911 4.03 Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport
0.911 4.26 Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
0.91 3.62 Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming the Obstacles Between Vision and Reality by Scott Belsky
0.91 3.96 A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra) by Barbara Oakley
0.91 4.02 Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen
0.91 3.81 A History of Mathematics by Carl B. Boyer
0.908 3.94 Software Project Survival Guide by Steve McConnell
0.908 4.12 Tiny Habits: The Small Changes That Change Everything by BJ Fogg
0.907 4.14 Biology by Neil A. Campbell
0.907 3.94 Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges
0.907 3.99 The Diversity of Life by Edward O. Wilson
0.907 4.09 The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature by Steven Pinker
0.907 3.82 Principle-Centered Leadership by Stephen R. Covey
0.906 3.99 The Halo Effect: ... and the Eight Other Business Delusions That Deceive Managers by Phil Rosenzweig
0.906 3.69 Good Boss, Bad Boss: How to Be the Best... and Learn from the Worst by Robert I. Sutton
0.905 3.09 Canal Dreams by Iain Banks
0.904 4.06 Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck--Why Some Thrive Despite Them All by Jim Collins
0.903 4 Why We Get Fat: And What to Do About It by Gary Taubes
0.903 3.64 The Power of Less: The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential...in Business and in Life by Leo Babauta
0.902 3.95 The Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win by Gene Kim
0.902 3.85 Society of Mind by Marvin Minsky
0.901 3.84 A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash by Sylvia Nasar
0.901 3.97 The Laws of Human Nature by Robert Greene
0.901 3.82 Despair by Vladimir Nabokov
0.9 3.86 The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century by Steven Pinker
0.9 3.82 Revelation Space by Alastair Reynolds
0.899 3.85 Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink
0.898 4.01 21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari
0.897 4.02 Self-Reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson
0.897 3.64 Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger
0.897 3.84 Zen in the Martial Arts by Joe Hyams
0.897 3.72 Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess by Bobby Fischer
0.896 3.95 Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth
0.896 4.01 The Deadline: A Novel About Project Management by Tom DeMarco
0.896 4.03 Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown
0.896 3.69 Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love by Dava Sobel
0.896 4.15 The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.896 3.95 The Plague by Albert Camus
0.895 3.97 The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni
0.895 3.61 Transition by Iain M. Banks
0.895 4.13 Asimov's New Guide to Science by Isaac Asimov
0.894 3.77 Galatea 2.2 by Richard Powers
0.894 3.9 Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition by Kerry Patterson
0.894 3.87 The High Frontier: Human Colonies in Space by Gerard K. O'Neill
0.893 4.11 Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
0.892 3.72 How to Write Science Fiction & Fantasy by Orson Scott Card
0.891 3.78 Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know by Malcolm Gladwell
0.891 3.76 Measure What Matters by John Doerr
0.891 3.83 Calculus by James Stewart
0.891 3.55 How to Be Alone: Essays by Jonathan Franzen
0.89 4.2 Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind by Shunryu Suzuki
0.888 3.82 The Universe in Your Hand: A Journey Through Space, Time and Beyond by Christophe Galfard
0.887 3.94 The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves by Matt Ridley
0.887 3.39 Red Moon by Kim Stanley Robinson
0.886 4.03 Getting Past No: Negotiating in Difficult Situations by William Ury
0.886 4.13 Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
0.885 3.98 The Way of Zen by Alan Watts
0.885 3.48 When We Were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro
0.884 4.11 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
0.884 4.27 Light on Yoga by B. K. S. Iyengar
0.884 3.77 Death march by Edward Yourdon
0.883 4.13 The Earthsea Quartet by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.883 4.03 Use of Weapons by Iain M. Banks
0.883 4.04 Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
0.882 3.85 The Best Software Writing by Joel Spolsky
0.882 4.06 The Miracle of Mindfulness by Thich Nhat Hanh
0.881 4 Men of Mathematics by E. T. Bell
0.881 3.47 Faster: The Acceleration of Just About Everything by James Gleick
0.88 3 Mind Set!: Reset Your Thinking and See the Future by John Naisbitt
0.88 3.82 The Consolations of Philosophy by Alain de Botton
0.88 3.72 The Chrysanthemum and the Sword: Patterns of Japanese Culture by Ruth Benedict
0.88 4.06 The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering by Frederick P. Brooks
0.88 4.08 The Dragons of Eden: Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence by Carl Sagan
0.879 3.99 Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science by Charles Wheelan
0.879 3.82 Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School by John Medina
0.879 3.93 Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies by Jim Collins
0.878 3.83 Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt
0.877 3.96 How the Mind Works by Steven Pinker
0.877 3.76 Bend Sinister by Vladimir Nabokov
0.876 3.75 Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength by Roy F. Baumeister
0.874 4.01 The Crow Road by Iain Banks
0.874 3.85 The Real Life of Sebastian Knight by Vladimir Nabokov
0.874 3.71 The Ideas Behind the Chess Openings by Reuben Fine
0.874 3.89 Pnin by Vladimir Nabokov
0.873 4.3 Tao Te Ching: The Definitive Edition by Lao Tzu
0.873 4.05 Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath
0.873 4.14 On Writing Well by William Zinsser
0.873 3.79 Espedair Street by Iain Banks
0.872 4.05 The Design of Everyday Things by Donald A. Norman
0.87 3.81 The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA by James D. Watson
0.869 3.79 What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful by Marshall Goldsmith
0.869 3.99 The Future of Life by Edward O. Wilson
0.869 4.18 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
0.869 3.9 Chaos: Making a New Science by James Gleick
0.869 4.18 The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
0.868 3.81 E=mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation by David Bodanis
0.868 3.8 The Algebraist by Iain M. Banks
0.867 3.75 David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
0.867 3.76 Transparent Things by Vladimir Nabokov
0.866 3.78 Mona Lisa Overdrive by William Gibson
0.866 3.5 Don't Be Such a Scientist: Talking Substance in an Age of Style by Randy Olson
0.866 3.79 The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature by Steven Pinker
0.865 3.94 The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat: And Other Clinical Tales by Oliver Sacks
0.865 3.87 Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions by Dan Ariely
0.864 4.01 Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. by Brené Brown
0.864 3.83 Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind: How Intelligence Increases When You Think Less by Guy Claxton
0.863 4.11 The Mismeasure of Man by Stephen Jay Gould
0.863 4.11 Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear
0.862 3.64 Virtual Light by William Gibson
0.862 3.93 The 360 Degree Leader: Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization by John C. Maxwell
0.861 3.94 All Marketers Are Liars: The Power of Telling Authentic Stories in a Low-Trust World by Seth Godin
0.861 3.88 Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain by Antonio Damasio
0.86 4.05 The Four Steps to the Epiphany: Successful Strategies for Products That Win by Steven Gary Blank
0.86 4.15 Everyday Zen: Love & Work by Charlotte Joko Beck
0.86 3.95 The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood by James Gleick
0.859 3.64 Idoru by William Gibson
0.859 3.95 Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
0.859 3.68 59 Seconds: Think a Little, Change a Lot by Richard Wiseman
0.858 3.66 The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World by Niall Ferguson
0.858 4.22 The Success Principles(TM): How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be by Jack Canfield
0.858 3.98 Mastery by Robert Greene
0.858 4.23 Success Through a Positive Mental Attitude by Napoleon Hill
0.856 4.13 Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software by Erich Gamma
0.856 3.88 Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation by Steven Johnson
0.856 3.43 Freud for Beginners by Richard Appignanesi
0.855 4.31 Information Theory, Inference and Learning Algorithms by David J. C. MacKay
0.855 3.73 Daily Rituals: How Great Minds Make Time, Find Inspiration, and Get to Work: How Artists Work by Mason Currey
0.854 4.11 My System: A Treatise on Chess by Aron Nimzovich
0.854 3.89 The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains by Nicholas Carr
0.853 3.34 Are You Smart Enough to Work at Google?: Trick Questions, Zen-like Riddles, Insanely Difficult Puzzles, and Other Devious Interviewing Techniques You ... Know to Get a Job Anywhere in the New Economy by William Poundstone
0.852 3.77 Against a Dark Background by Iain M. Banks
0.851 4.04 On Intelligence by Jeff Hawkins
0.851 4.05 A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton G. Malkiel
0.849 3.76 Python Cookbook by Alex Martelli
0.849 3.81 Life at the Extremes: The Science of Survival by Frances Ashcroft
0.848 4.34 Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter
0.847 3.77 Talent Is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else by Geoff Colvin
0.847 3.92 So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love by Cal Newport
0.846 3.89 God Created the Integers: The Mathematical Breakthroughs That Changed History by Stephen Hawking
0.845 3.87 Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time by Dava Sobel
0.845 3.95 The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right by Atul Gawande
0.845 4.02 Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
0.844 3.97 Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art by James Nestor
0.844 4.18 Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
0.843 3.87 To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others by Daniel H. Pink
0.842 3.85 The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don't by Nate Silver
0.842 3.88 The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
0.841 4.04 Zen Flesh Zen Bones: A Collection of Zen and Pre-Zen Writings by Paul Reps
0.841 4.09 The Future Eaters: An Ecological History of the Australasian Lands and People by Tim Flannery
0.841 4.18 Logical Chess: Move by Move by Irving Chernev
0.841 4.08 The Three Pillars of Zen by Philip Kapleau Roshi
0.841 4.21 Head First Design Patterns by Elisabeth Freeman
0.84 4.1 Cybernetics, or, Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine by Norbert Wiener
0.84 3.13 Simplexity: Why Simple Things Become Complex by Jeffrey Kluger
0.84 4 The Pleasure of Finding Things Out by Richard P. Feynman
0.84 3.74 Complicity by Iain Banks
0.839 4.01 The Magic of Reality: How We Know What's Really True by Richard Dawkins
0.838 3.84 The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds by Michael Lewis
0.838 3.7 All Tomorrow's Parties by William Gibson
0.838 3.99 The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language by Steven Pinker
0.838 3.74 The Magical Maze: Seeing the World Through Mathematical Eyes by Ian Stewart
0.838 3.98 The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing by Richard Dawkins
0.837 4.01 The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity from Antiquity to the Present by Roy Porter
0.837 4.15 Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning by Peter C. Brown
0.836 4.19 Founders at Work: Stories of Startups' Early Days by Jessica Livingston
0.836 4.13 Your Brain at Work: Strategies for Overcoming Distraction, Regaining Focus, and Working Smarter All Day Long by David Rock
0.835 3.7 Isaac Newton by James Gleick
0.834 4.27 The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark by Carl Sagan
0.834 3.91 River Out of Eden: A Darwinian View of Life by Richard Dawkins
0.834 4.13 The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution by Walter Isaacson
0.834 3.92 The Third Chimpanzee: The Evolution and Future of the Human Animal by Jared M. Diamond
0.834 3.96 Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared M. Diamond
0.834 4.06 Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track: The Letters of Richard P. Feynman by Richard P. Feynman
0.833 4.09 How to Take Smart Notes: One Simple Technique to Boost Writing, Learning and Thinking – for Students, Academics and Nonfiction Book Writers by Sönke Ahrens
0.833 4.06 Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium by Carl Sagan
0.833 4.21 On Writing by Stephen King
0.833 3.41 Astonishing Hypothesis: The Scientific Search for the Soul by Francis Crick
0.832 3.85 Science: A History by John Gribbin
0.832 3.9 Burning Chrome by William Gibson
0.831 3.84 Descartes' Dream: The World According to Mathematics by Philip J. Davis
0.831 4 Lasker's Manual of Chess by Emanuel Lasker
0.831 4.27 The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
0.831 4.18 A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
0.83 4.21 Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker
0.829 3.43 The Steep Approach to Garbadale by Iain Banks
0.829 3.93 Nature via Nurture: Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human by Matt Ridley
0.829 4.15 The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins
0.829 4.24 Strength Training Anatomy by Frederic Delavier
0.828 3.66 Ten Poems to Change Your Life by Roger Housden
0.828 3.6 Why Is Sex Fun?: The Evolution of Human Sexuality by Jared Diamond
0.825 4.25 Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
0.825 4.26 The Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov
0.825 4.14 Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
0.824 3.72 Shadows of the Mind by Roger Penrose
0.824 4.17 A History of Western Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
0.823 4.11 On The Shoulders Of Giants by Stephen Hawking
0.823 3.64 King, Queen, Knave by Vladimir Nabokov
0.823 3.59 The Collapse of Chaos: Discovering Simplicity in a Complex World by Jack Cohen
0.823 3.93 Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes by Stephen Jay Gould
0.822 3.69 Plotting and Writing Suspense Fiction by Patricia Highsmith
0.82 4.26 When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times by Pema Chödrön
0.82 4.29 Nothing Special: Living Zen by Charlotte J. Beck
0.82 4 The Metamorphosis and Other Stories [Dover] by Franz Kafka
0.82 3.55 The Art of Meditation by Matthieu Ricard
0.818 4.22 Surely You're Joking, Mr Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard Feynman
0.818 4.2 The Brain That Changes Itself : Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science by Norman Doidge
0.818 3.33 What Just Happened: A Chronicle from the Information Frontier by James Gleick
0.817 3.91 Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts--Becoming the Person You Want to Be by Marshall Goldsmith
0.817 4.22 The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life by Richard Dawkins
0.816 3.5 Dark Nature: A Nature History of Evil by Lyall Watson
0.813 4.06 The Infinite Game by Simon Sinek
0.812 3.73 Dot Journaling―A Practical Guide: How to Start and Keep the Planner, To-Do List, and Diary That’ll Actually Help You Get Your Life Together by Rachel Wilkerson Miller
0.81 3.58 Shadow Captain by Alastair Reynolds
0.808 4.04 Taking the Leap: Freeing Ourselves from Old Habits and Fears by Pema Chödrön
0.807 3.81 What the Dog Saw and Other Adventures by Malcolm Gladwell
0.807 4.25 The Slight Edge: Secret to a Successful Life by Jeff Olson
0.805 4.19 Programming Pearls by Jon Bentley
0.804 4.09 An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth: What Going to Space Taught Me About Ingenuity, Determination, and Being Prepared for Anything by Chris Hadfield
0.804 3.74 Searching for Bobby Fischer: The Father of a Prodigy Observes the World of Chess by Fred Waitzkin
0.803 4.23 When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
0.803 3.94 Look to Windward by Iain M. Banks
0.801 3.89 Full House: The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin by Stephen Jay Gould
0.801 4.07 The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science by Richard Holmes
0.8 3.16 The One Minute Manager Builds High Performing Teams by Ken Blanchard
0.8 3.93 The World Treasury of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics by Timothy Ferris
0.8 3.65 The Faber Book of Science by John Carey
0.799 4.08 Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard by Chip Heath
0.799 3.55 The Time Paradox: The New Psychology of Time That Will Change Your Life by Philip Zimbardo
0.799 3.77 Confession of a Buddhist Atheist by Stephen Batchelor
0.799 4.02 Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey
0.795 3.84 Matter by Iain M. Banks
0.795 4.43 Looking at Mindfulness: 25 Ways to Live in the Moment Through Art by Christophe André
0.795 4.17 The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution by Richard Dawkins
0.793 4.48 Atlas of Human Anatomy by Frank H. Netter
0.792 4.06 Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewis
0.792 3.99 The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must by Robert Zubrin
0.791 3.9 Dinosaur in a Haystack by Stephen Jay Gould
0.791 4.15 Failure is not an Option: Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond by Eugene Kranz
0.791 4.08 Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher by Richard P. Feynman
0.79 4.09 The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality by Brian Greene
0.789 4.03 House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds
0.787 4.02 The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature by Matt Ridley
0.784 3.9 Climbing Mount Improbable by Richard Dawkins
0.782 3.92 The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives by Leonard Mlodinow
0.781 4.06 The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact by Chip Heath
0.78 4.01 User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development by Mike Cohn
0.779 4.37 Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation by Carl Sagan
0.779 3.92 The Defense by Vladimir Nabokov
0.778 3.77 The One Minute Sales Person by Spencer Johnson
0.778 4.12 Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos: The Scientific Quest for the Secret of the Universe by Dennis Overbye
0.778 4.15 What Do You Care What Other People Think? by Richard P. Feynman
0.778 3.93 The Hydrogen Sonata by Iain M. Banks
0.776 3.76 Men Without Women by Haruki Murakami
0.776 3.92 Bounce: Mozart, Federer, Picasso, Beckham, and the Science of Success by Matthew Syed
0.775 4.29 Introduction to Algorithms by Thomas H. Cormen
0.774 3.71 The Oxford Book of Essays by John Gross
0.772 4.3 Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou
0.77 4.21 Exhalation: Stories by Ted Chiang
0.77 4.04 Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman by James Gleick
0.768 4.31 Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman
0.767 4.28 Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike by Phil Knight
0.764 4.32 The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master by Andrew Hunt
0.763 4.34 Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling
0.763 3.97 Concepts of Modern Mathematics by Ian Stewart
0.762 4.13 Full Catastrophe Living by Jon Kabat-Zinn
0.761 3.83 Chess Praxis: The Praxis Of My System by Aron Nimzovich
0.76 4.17 The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography by Simon Singh
0.758 3.87 The Language of the Genes by Steve Jones
0.757 4.17 Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson
0.756 4.04 Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande
0.753 4.25 Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind by V. S. Ramachandran
0.753 3.8 Does God Play Dice? The New Mathematics of Chaos by Ian Stewart
0.752 4.07 The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease by Daniel Lieberman
0.751 4.19 Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe by Simon Singh
0.75 3.72 Pi in the Sky: Counting, Thinking, and Being by John D. Barrow
0.748 4.19 Pawn Power in Chess by Hans Kmoch
0.747 4.12 Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, And Space-Time by Richard P. Feynman
0.747 4.3 The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee