Controversial Books for Mammadalt

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
1.317 3.72 Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
1.29 3.68 Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
1.266 3.58 Life: Selected Quotations by Paulo Coelho
1.225 3.04 The Land of Painted Caves by Jean M. Auel
1.213 3.56 The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
1.186 3.6 Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach
1.184 3.81 Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer
1.16 3.81 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
1.11 3.6 Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho
1.1 3.6 The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson
1.09 3.88 To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
1.084 3.56 The Shelters of Stone by Jean M. Auel
1.063 3.78 H. P. Lovecraft: Great Tales of Horror by H. P. Lovecraft
1.057 3.73 The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen
1.054 3.74 The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.049 3.57 The Plains of Passage by Jean M. Auel
1.048 3.54 Why I Am So Wise by Friedrich Nietzsche
1.046 3.88 Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
1.042 3.48 The End of History and the Last Man by Francis Fukuyama
1.036 3.53 The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon
1.031 3.86 Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
1.03 3.61 The Roaches Have No King by Daniel Evan Weiss
1.026 3.56 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
1.021 3.75 Mao: The Unknown Story by Jung Chang
1.014 3.46 Honingval by Unni Lindell
1.005 3.62 The Sandman by E. T. A. Hoffmann
1.001 3.86 The Republic by Plato
0.997 3.8 The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
0.994 4.08 Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
0.993 3.77 The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
0.988 4.12 On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
0.981 3.53 The Crow Girl by Erik Axl Sund
0.98 3.93 The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel
0.979 3.8 The Valley of Horses by Jean M. Auel
0.974 3.87 The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli
0.972 4.01 The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape by James Rebanks
0.971 3.97 Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus: The 1818 Text by Mary Shelley
0.97 3.89 Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
0.968 3.72 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
0.968 3.89 The Wealth of Nations: Books 1-3 (Penguin Classics) (Bks.1-3) by Adam Smith
0.966 4.01 The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
0.966 3.69 The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel
0.965 3.96 The Silk Roads: A New History of the World by Peter Frankopan
0.96 3.89 The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
0.957 3.55 Serotonin by Michel Houellebecq
0.953 3.57 Potensgiverne by Karin Brunk Holmqvist
0.952 3.7 Astrid and Veronika by Linda Olsson
0.948 3.91 The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
0.947 3.94 My Struggle: Book 1 by Karl Ove Knausgård
0.946 3.74 Mostly Harmless by Douglas Adams
0.944 3.76 The Island by Victoria Hislop
0.939 3.43 Tatt av kvinnen by Erlend Loe
0.936 3.95 The Stranger by Albert Camus
0.934 3.96 A Little History of the World by E. H. Gombrich
0.932 3.94 The Shadow Rising by Robert Jordan
0.925 4.22 Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
0.924 3.88 Solaris by Stanisław Lem
0.922 3.95 Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
0.919 4.22 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
0.917 3.83 Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
0.917 4.04 Hunger by Knut Hamsun
0.912 4.21 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
0.911 3.78 Ondskan by Jan Guillou
0.91 4.25 Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
0.909 4.13 The Iliad / The Odyssey by Homer
0.908 3.85 We: A Novel by Yevgeny Zamyatin
0.908 4.26 War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
0.906 3.81 The Lavender Garden by Lucinda Riley
0.905 4.11 The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
0.904 4.02 Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
0.904 3.54 Los herederos de la tierra by Ildefonso Falcones
0.896 3.93 Mysteries by Knut Hamsun
0.896 3.95 The Plague by Albert Camus
0.894 3.96 Dracula by Bram Stoker
0.894 3.89 Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams
0.893 3.82 Earth: An Intimate History by Richard Fortey
0.892 4 The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan
0.891 3.86 The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul by Douglas Adams
0.89 3.9 So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish by Douglas Adams
0.887 3.76 Hungerelden by Erik Axl Sund
0.887 4.12 The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
0.884 4.11 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
0.882 4.06 Heimskringla: or, The Lives of the Norse Kings by Snorri Sturluson
0.881 4.27 Dune by Frank Herbert
0.88 3.94 Pan: From Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's Papers by Knut Hamsun
0.88 3.7 The History of Bees by Maja Lunde
0.876 4.08 The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
0.874 3.84 The Universe in a Nutshell by Stephen Hawking
0.871 3.97 Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
0.869 4.3 The Stand: The Complete and Uncut Edition by Stephen King
0.868 4.03 The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon
0.867 4.27 The Hobbit, or There and Back Again by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.866 4.17 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
0.866 3.89 A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking
0.862 4.03 The Black Prism by Brent Weeks
0.862 3.75 The Map and the Territory by Michel Houellebecq
0.862 3.63 After You by Jojo Moyes
0.861 4.29 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Book 1) by J. K. Rowling
0.859 4.01 A Modest Proposal by Jonathan Swift
0.854 4.37 The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.853 4.23 1984 by George Orwell
0.852 4.36 The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
0.851 4.04 Life, the Universe and Everything by Douglas Adams
0.848 4.28 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling
0.845 4.08 The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams
0.84 4.36 The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
0.832 4.32 The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas père
0.831 4.18 A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
0.828 3.73 Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith
0.827 3.84 The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.826 4.03 The Collapse of Complex Societies by Joseph A. Tainter
0.825 4.26 The Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov
0.825 4.33 The Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss
0.823 3.62 Make Room! Make Room! by Harry Harrison
0.823 3.99 The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate―Discoveries from A Secret World by Peter Wohlleben
0.817 4.19 Deadhouse Gates by Steven Erikson
0.814 3.75 Myths of the Norsemen: From the Eddas and Sagas by H. A. Guerber
0.809 4.42 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
0.807 4.28 A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
0.806 4.39 The Two Towers by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.805 4.22 The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
0.802 3.99 The House of the Mosque by Kader Abdolah
0.799 4.19 Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer
0.799 3.86 The Wars of the Roses by Alison Weir
0.799 4.02 Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey
0.793 4.36 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
0.792 4.29 Mistborn: The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson
0.79 4.03 The Berlin Wall: 13 August 1961–9 November 1989 by Frederick Taylor
0.79 4.28 Stoner by John Williams
0.788 3.62 Jane Austen's Guide to Good Manners: Compliments, Charades & Horrible Blunders by Josephine Ross
0.788 4.08 The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton
0.787 4.16 Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil by Hannah Arendt
0.784 4.36 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling
0.775 4.05 The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
0.77 4.03 Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford
0.769 4.4 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
0.768 4.47 The Return of The King by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.761 4 The Arabs: A History by Eugene Rogan
0.758 3.91 Tamed: Ten Species that Changed our World by Alice Roberts
0.756 3.86 The Drowned Cities by Paolo Bacigalupi
0.742 4.23 A Dance With Dragons 2: After the Feast by George R. R. Martin
0.712 3.92 Great Harry: The Extravagant Life of Henry VIII by Carolly Erickson
0.708 4.22 The Bell in the Lake by Lars Mytting
0.703 3.95 The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo
0.697 4.59 The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
0.672 3.98 The Time Machine / The Invisible Man / The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
0.59 3.86 Shark Drunk: The Art of Catching a Large Shark from a Tiny Rubber Dinghy in a Big Ocean by Morten Stroksnes
0.583 3.6 Lot No. 249 by Arthur Conan Doyle