Controversial Books for Samuel.Sotillo

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
1.332 3.9 The Origins and History of Consciousness by Erich Neumann
1.283 3.44 Signs and Symbols in Christian Art: With Illustrations from Paintings from the Renaissance (Galaxy Books) by George Ferguson
1.28 3.64 Reason, Faith, and Revolution: Reflections on the God Debate by Terry Eagleton
1.247 3.19 The Secret History of Costaguana by Juan Gabriel Vásquez
1.243 4.14 Selected Essays of John Berger by John Berger
1.241 3.66 Laws by Plato
1.24 3.39 Philosophical Explanations by Robert Nozick
1.234 3.44 Amadis of Gaul by Anónimo
1.224 3.62 Writing Degree Zero by Roland Barthes
1.22 3.22 Becoming Charlemagne: Europe, Baghdad, and the Empires of A.D. 800 by Jeff Sypeck
1.215 3.07 The Red Badge of Courage And Four Stories (Signet Classic) by Stephen Crane
1.21 3.31 On Evil by Terry Eagleton
1.207 3.49 Clarissa, or, The History of a Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
1.189 3.95 The Death of Virgil by Hermann Broch
1.185 3.42 Hunger of Memory : The Education of Richard Rodriguez by Richard Rodriguez
1.18 3.15 A New Kind of Science by Stephen Wolfram
1.173 3.03 Three Lives by Gertrude Stein
1.171 3.83 Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility by James P. Carse
1.171 3.6 Empire by Michael Hardt
1.167 3.64 The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing
1.164 3.57 The Politics Of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible by Jacques Rancière
1.163 3.64 Graphs, maps, trees: abstract models for literary history by Franco Moretti
1.163 3.72 The Phenomenology of Spirit by G. W. F. Hegel
1.161 3.87 For Marx by Louis Althusser
1.16 3.58 A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age by William Manchester
1.16 3.6 Days of Obligation: An Argument with My Mexican Father by Richard Rodriguez
1.16 3.8 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
1.158 3.15 Picasso: Creator and Destroyer by Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington
1.158 3.94 State and Revolution by V. I. Lenin
1.157 3.67 Doña Barbara by Rómulo Gallegos
1.156 3.78 Introduction to Objectivist Epistemology: Expanded Second Edition by Ayn Rand
1.154 3.77 A Brief Life by Juan Carlos Onetti
1.152 3.57 Paradiso by José Lezama Lima
1.151 3.98 War and Peace and War: The Rise and Fall of Empires by Peter Turchin
1.146 4.08 Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America by Nancy Maclean
1.143 3.63 Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller
1.136 3.74 Platero and I: An Andalusian Elegy by Juan Ramón Jiménez
1.136 3.99 Cinema 2: The Time-Image by Gilles Deleuze
1.135 3.38 Dirty Havana Trilogy by Pedro Juan Gutiérrez
1.135 3.73 Physics and Philosophy: The Revolution in Modern Science by Werner Heisenberg
1.135 3.37 Facundo: Or, Civilization and Barbarism by Domingo Faustino Sarmiento
1.134 3.83 Three Trapped Tigers by Guillermo Cabrera Infante
1.134 4.02 Bomarzo by Manuel Mujica Lainez
1.134 3.72 Hell Has No Limits by José Donoso
1.133 3.95 Guide to the Perfect Latin American Idiot by Plinio Apuleyo Mendoza
1.131 3.6 The Third Wave by Alvin Toffler
1.131 3.81 Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry
1.13 3.83 The Universe and Dr. Einstein by Lincoln Barnett
1.13 4.06 Dream of the Red Chamber by Cao Xueqin
1.128 3.77 Darwin, His Daughter, and Human Evolution by Randal Keynes
1.128 3.78 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.127 4.05 Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
1.123 4.17 Swann In Love by Marcel Proust
1.123 3.93 The Economic Consequences of the Peace by John Maynard Keynes
1.122 3.55 Why Marx Was Right by Terry Eagleton
1.122 3.32 Billy Budd, Sailor by Herman Melville
1.121 3.94 A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
1.119 3.7 The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the Institute of Social Research, 1923-1950 by Martin Jay
1.119 3.87 Aesthetics and Politics by Theodor Adorno
1.115 3.62 Science and the Modern World by Alfred North Whitehead
1.115 3.69 Moral Clarity: A Guide for Grown-Up Idealists by Susan Neiman
1.114 3.63 On the Road by Jack Kerouac
1.113 3.65 A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius and Mistakes We Knew We Were Making by Dave Eggers
1.112 3.8 Fields of Castile = Campos de Castilla: A Dual-Language Book by Antonio Machado
1.112 3.91 Kabbalah by Gershon Scholem
1.111 3.63 The Seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book XI: The Four Fundamental Concepts of Psychoanalysis by Jacques Lacan
1.111 3.88 Capitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman
1.11 3.51 Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association by American P... Association
1.103 3.84 Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.101 3.89 A Manual for Manuel by Julio Cortázar
1.1 4.13 Conversation in the Cathedral by Mario Vargas Llosa
1.097 3.64 The Man Who Wouldn't Stand Up: A Novel by Jacob M. Appel
1.097 4.09 The Money Game by Adam Smith
1.096 3.81 Wealth of Nations (Great Minds Series) by Adam Smith
1.095 3.71 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
1.094 3.62 I Am a Strange Loop by Douglas R. Hofstadter
1.093 3.68 Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals by Immanuel Kant
1.093 3.94 Being and Event by Alain Badiou
1.091 3.92 On the Way to Language by Martin Heidegger
1.091 3.48 Emile: Or, On Education by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1.091 3.54 The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud
1.09 3.5 The Green House by Mario Vargas Llosa
1.09 3.88 To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
1.09 4.12 Capital: A Critique of Political Economy, volume I: The Process of Capitalist Production by Karl Marx
1.087 4.04 Being and Time by Martin Heidegger
1.084 3.38 Borges: A Life by Edwin Williamson
1.084 4.23 Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
1.083 3.88 Critique of Pure Reason by Immanuel Kant
1.083 3 A Sentimental Journey and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics) by Laurence Sterne
1.082 3.8 Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert M. Pirsig
1.082 3.83 The Mass Psychology of Fascism by Wilhelm Reich
1.081 3.44 Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes
1.081 3.17 Où es-tu ? by Marc Levy
1.08 3.86 The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur
1.08 3.6 Darwin for Beginners by Jonathan Miller
1.08 3.52 A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs (Peterson Field Guides) by George A. Petrides
1.079 3.6 The Closing of the American Mind by Allan Bloom
1.079 3.46 The Theory of the Novel by Georg Lukacs
1.079 2.67 Savage Theories by Pola Oloixarac
1.077 3.6 Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis by Sigmund Freud
1.077 3.93 The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other by Tzvetan Todorov
1.076 3.75 False Dawn: The Delusions of Global Capitalism by John Gray
1.075 3.72 The Language Hoax: Why the World Looks the Same in Any Language by John H. McWhorter
1.074 3.68 On Democracy by Robert A. Dahl
1.072 4.29 Human Action: A Treatise on Economics by Ludwig Von Mises
1.072 4.02 Metaphysics by Aristotle
1.072 3.07 Confessions of a Sociopath: A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight by M.E. Thomas
1.071 3.68 Ethics and the Limits of Philosophy by Bernard Williams
1.07 3.33 Our Lady of the Assassins by Fernando Vallejo
1.069 3.82 Tender Is the Flesh by Agustina Bazterrica
1.068 3.67 The Curious Enlightenment of Professor Caritat: A Comedy of Ideas by Steven Lukes
1.068 3.97 The Savage Detectives by Roberto Bolaño
1.068 3.57 The New Geography of Jobs by Enrico Moretti
1.068 3.91 An Introduction to Metaphysics by Martin Heidegger
1.068 3.35 Tear This Heart Out by Ángeles Mastretta
1.067 3.69 London Fields by Martin Amis
1.067 3.73 The Company She Keeps by Mary McCarthy
1.067 3.63 Civilization and Its Discontents by Sigmund Freud
1.067 3.62 The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett
1.066 3.87 Olvidado rey Gudu by Ana María Matute
1.066 3.66 Don Juan by Molière
1.065 3.73 Near to the Wild Heart by Clarice Lispector
1.063 3.48 Beyond Freedom & Dignity by B. F. Skinner
1.063 3.47 America by Jean Baudrillard
1.062 3.52 Celestina by Fernando de Rojas
1.061 3.73 What Is to Be Done?: Burning Questions of Our Movement by V. I. Lenin
1.058 3.3 Walden Two by B. F. Skinner
1.058 3.65 Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
1.058 3.69 Ecce Homo: How One Becomes What One Is by Friedrich Nietzsche
1.056 3.27 A Guide to Philosophy in Six Hours and Fifteen Minutes by Witold Gombrowicz
1.056 3.71 Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
1.056 3.94 The Conspiracy against the Human Race: A Contrivance of Horror by Thomas Ligotti
1.056 3.61 The Awakening by Kate Chopin
1.055 3.26 Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence by Daniel Goleman
1.055 3.95 Critique of Practical Reason by Immanuel Kant
1.054 3.74 The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.054 3.88 The Buried Mirror by Carlos Fuentes
1.054 4.02 Una historia de España by Arturo Pérez-Reverte
1.053 3.58 Intimate Behaviour by Desmond Morris
1.053 3.68 A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the American Constitution by Carol Berkin
1.053 4 Tyrant: Shakespeare on Politics by Stephen Greenblatt
1.052 3.42 Six Problems for Don Isidro Parodi by Jorge Luis Borges
1.052 3.83 Poet's Choice by Edward Hirsch
1.051 3.56 Écrits: A Selection by Jacques Lacan
1.05 3.64 The Storyteller by Mario Vargas Llosa
1.05 3.82 Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
1.05 3.6 Out of My Later Years by Albert Einstein
1.049 3 The Communist Hypothesis by Alain Badiou
1.049 3.9 Underworld by Don DeLillo
1.049 3.87 Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
1.049 3.57 The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud by Sigmund Freud
1.047 3.66 The Parallax View by Slavoj Žižek
1.047 3.23 The Mystery of Consciousness by John R. Searle
1.046 3.72 Rhetoric by Aristotle
1.046 3.44 Rocks of Ages: Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life by Stephen Jay Gould
1.046 3.54 Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe by George Dyson
1.046 4 Theory of Literature by Rene Wellek
1.044 3.7 The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge by Jean-François Lyotard
1.044 3.91 The Emancipated Spectator by Jacques Rancière
1.043 3.71 Lord of the Flies by William Golding
1.043 3.92 Evil in Modern Thought: An Alternative History of Philosophy by Susan Neiman
1.042 3.48 The End of History and the Last Man by Francis Fukuyama
1.042 3.57 I, Rigoberta Menchú: An Indian Woman In Guatemala by Rigoberta Menchú
1.042 3.31 Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion by Paul Bloom
1.041 3.48 The Book of the Courtier by Baldassare Castiglione
1.041 3.56 24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep by Jonathan Crary
1.041 3.65 One-Dimensional Man: Studies in the Ideology of Advanced Industrial Society by Herbert Marcuse
1.041 3.84 Of Grammatology by Jacques Derrida
1.04 3.31 The Island of the Day Before by Umberto Eco
1.039 3.78 Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
1.038 3.69 The Vintage Mencken by H. L. Mencken
1.038 3.76 The House of Bernarda Alba by Federico García Lorca
1.038 4.01 Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee
1.038 3.87 The Trouble with Being Born by E. M. Cioran
1.038 3.88 Everything & Nothing by Jorge Luis Borges
1.037 3.41 When I Was You by Minka Kent
1.037 3.79 Pornografia by Witold Gombrowicz
1.037 3.85 God's Pauper: St. Francis of Assisi by Nikos Kazantzakis
1.037 3.88 The Second Treatise of Government and A Letter Concerning Toleration by John Locke
1.036 3.54 Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins
1.035 3.48 The Black Death: A Personal History by John Hatcher
1.035 3.69 Black Mass: Apocalyptic Religion and the Death of Utopia by John Gray
1.035 3.58 The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order by Samuel P. Huntington
1.035 3.75 The Chomsky-Foucault Debate: On Human Nature by Noam Chomsky
1.034 3.99 A Thousand Years of Nonlinear History by Manuel DeLanda
1.034 3.77 The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
1.032 3.63 Reflections on the Revolution In Europe: Immigration, Islam, and the West by Christopher Caldwell
1.032 3.98 Europe Central by William T. Vollmann
1.031 3.85 Mind in Society: The Development of Higher Psychological Processes by Lev Semenovich Vygotsky
1.031 3.94 Modern Man in Search of a Soul by C. G. Jung
1.03 3.17 The World of Apples: Stories by John Cheever
1.03 3.8 Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil by Alain Badiou
1.029 3.7 The Rose at Ten by Marco Denevi
1.029 3.99 A World for Julius by Alfredo Bryce Echenique
1.028 4.14 The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity by Jeffrey D. Sachs
1.026 3.56 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
1.025 4.1 Other Inquisitions: 1937-1952 by Jorge Luis Borges
1.025 4.1 Grundrisse: Foundations of the Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
1.024 3.69 The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century by Thomas L. Friedman
1.023 2.94 Malinche by Laura Esquivel
1.023 3.79 How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles
1.023 3.85 The Sublime Object of Ideology by Slavoj Žižek
1.022 3.85 The City of God: An Abridged Version by St. Augustine
1.021 3.74 Mao: The Unknown Story by Jung Chang
1.021 3.62 Language and Myth by Ernst Cassirer
1.021 3.48 Ravelstein by Saul Bellow
1.02 3.65 Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.02 3.84 Wise Blood by Flannery O'Connor
1.02 3.97 Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life by Giorgio Agamben
1.02 3.91 The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade by Peter Weiss
1.02 3.58 Everything and More: A Compact History of Infinity by David Foster Wallace
1.02 3.13 The Location of Culture by Homi K. Bhabha
1.019 3.95 The Puritan Dilemma by Edmund S. Morgan
1.019 3.95 Nations and Nationalism by Ernest Gellner
1.019 3.82 Sentimental Education by Gustave Flaubert
1.019 3.63 Pincher Martin by William Golding
1.018 3.52 Mother Courage and Her Children by Bertolt Brecht
1.018 3.91 Neuromancer by William Gibson
1.018 4 Terra Nostra by Carlos Fuentes
1.018 3.52 Weimar Culture: The Outsider as Insider by Peter Gay
1.017 3.75 The Words by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.017 3.58 The Years with Laura Díaz by Carlos Fuentes
1.017 4.06 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1.017 3.7 Death with Interruptions by José Saramago
1.017 3.46 Tintin and the secret of literature by Tom McCarthy
1.017 3.7 The Art of Thinking Clearly by Rolf Dobelli
1.016 3.58 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells
1.016 3.66 The Crucible: Text and Criticism by Arthur Miller
1.016 3.62 Strait is the Gate by André Gide
1.016 3.69 Anarchy, State, and Utopia by Robert Nozick
1.015 3.63 The Anxiety of Influence: A Theory of Poetry by Harold Bloom
1.015 4.08 On the Road : The Original Scroll by Jack Kerouac
1.014 3.15 Stanley and the Women by Kingsley Amis
1.014 3.59 Baroque Concerto by Alejo Carpentier
1.013 3.36 The Last Reader by David Toscana
1.013 4 Bestiary by Julio Cortázar
1.013 3.6 We Love Glenda So Much by Julio Cortázar
1.013 4.01 Pedro Páramo by Juan Rulfo
1.012 3.85 The Armies by Evelio Rosero
1.012 3.87 White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo
1.011 3.7 The Foundation Pit by Andrey Platonov
1.01 3.75 The Autumn of the Patriarch by Gabriel García Márquez
1.01 3.96 The order of things: an archaeology of the human sciences by Michel Foucault
1.01 4.17 One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
1.009 3.78 Poetics by Aristotle
1.009 3.71 Death in Venice by Thomas Mann
1.009 3.9 Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Lord and Peasant in the Making of the Modern World by Barrington Moore
1.008 3.78 God's Problem: How the Bible Fails to Answer Our Most Important Question--Why We Suffer by Bart D. Ehrman
1.008 3.71 Bartleby / Benito Cereno by Herman Melville
1.008 4.17 Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy
1.008 4.12 2666 by Roberto Bolaño
1.008 3.68 In Our Time by Ernest Hemingway
1.007 3.74 The Story of Psychology by Morton Hunt
1.007 3.95 The Political Unconscious by Fredric Jameson
1.006 3.82 We Love Glenda So Much and A Change of Light by Julio Cortázar
1.006 3.85 Pensées by Blaise Pascal
1.005 3.72 The Defeat of the Mind by Alain Finkielkraut
1.004 3.88 A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations by Kate L. Turabian
1.004 3.89 Orlando: A Biography by Virginia Woolf
1.004 4.12 The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
1.004 3.87 Revelations of Divine Love by Julian of Norwich
1.004 4.19 Alice in Wonderland [Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed.] by Lewis Carroll
1.003 3.64 Brave New World Revisited by Aldous Huxley
1.002 3.61 The Postman by Antonio Skármeta
1.001 3.86 The Republic by Plato
1.001 3.89 The New Science by Giambattista Vico
1.001 3.86 Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
1.001 3.82 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
1.001 3.9 The American Political Tradition and the Men Who Made it by Richard Hofstadter
1 3.91 Violence by Slavoj Žižek
1 3.85 Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future by Friedrich Nietzsche
1 3.85 The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
1 3.61 Invitation to Sociology: A Humanistic Perspective by Peter L. Berger
1 3.55 Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes
0.999 3.67 The House of Rothschild: Money's Prophets, 1798-1848 by Niall Ferguson
0.999 3.64 Tales of Count Lucanor by Manuel Juan
0.999 3.64 Aura by Carlos Fuentes
0.999 4.08 Antes del Fin by Ernesto Sábato
0.999 3.86 The Open Work by Umberto Eco
0.999 3.7 Seeing by José Saramago
0.999 3.92 Euthyphro / Apology / Crito / Meno / Phaedo by Plato
0.999 3.78 The Liberal Imagination by Lionel Trilling
0.998 3.95 Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.998 4.02 А Perfect Vacuum by Stanisław Lem
0.998 3.94 A Treatise of Human Nature by David Hume
0.998 3.85 The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles
0.998 3.59 How to Read Lacan by Slavoj Žižek
0.998 3.54 The Meaning of Life: A Very Short Introduction by Terry Eagleton
0.997 3.99 Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
0.997 3.91 The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James
0.997 3.84 The Time of the Hero by Mario Vargas Llosa
0.997 3.81 The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
0.996 4.01 On the Genealogy of Morality by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.996 3.89 Don Juan by Lord Byron
0.996 3.71 The Origin of Capitalism: A Longer View by Ellen Meiksins Wood
0.996 4.02 Metaphysics as a Guide to Morals (Penguin Philosophy) by Iris Murdoch
0.995 3.84 The Craft of Research by Wayne C. Booth
0.995 3.93 Language and Silence: Essays on Language, Literature, and the Inhuman by George Steiner
0.995 3.51 Aunt Tula by Miguel de Unamuno
0.995 3.5 Little Birds by Anaïs Nin
0.995 3.43 The Information by Martin Amis
0.994 3.93 Modern Philosophy: An Introduction and Survey by Roger Scruton
0.994 3.71 Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression by Nell Casey
0.994 4.18 The Work of Art in the Age of Its Technological Reproducibility, and Other Writings on Media by Walter Benjamin
0.994 4.04 On Heroes and Tombs by Ernesto Sábato
0.994 4.08 Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
0.993 3.57 Pulp by Charles Bukowski
0.992 3.7 The Pirate Queen : Queen Elizabeth I, Her Pirate Adventurers, and the Dawn of Empire by Susan Ronald
0.992 4.07 Constantine's Sword: The Church and the Jews -- A History by James Carroll
0.992 4.09 Altazor, or, A voyage in a parachute by Vicente Huidobro
0.992 3.53 Race Against the Machine: How the Digital Revolution is Accelerating Innovation, Driving Productivity, and Irreversibly Transforming Employment and the Economy by Erik Brynjolfsson
0.992 4.04 Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
0.991 4.03 Mason & Dixon by Thomas Pynchon
0.991 3.49 The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
0.991 3.9 The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
0.99 3.66 The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics by Roger Penrose
0.99 3.98 The Loser by Thomas Bernhard
0.99 3.64 The Book of Saladin by Tariq Ali
0.989 3.88 The Tree of Knowledge by Pío Baroja
0.989 3.61 Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great Scientists That Changed Our Understanding of Life and the Universe by Mario Livio
0.989 3.99 The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord
0.989 3.74 Higher Superstition: The Academic Left and Its Quarrels with Science by Paul R. Gross
0.989 4.17 Hopscotch by Julio Cortázar
0.989 3.8 The Honest Spy by Andreas Kollender
0.988 3.98 Aesthetic Theory by Theodor W. Adorno
0.987 3.46 How to Read and Why by Harold Bloom
0.987 3.4 The Facts Behind the Helsinki Roccamatios by Yann Martel
0.986 4.1 The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome by Susan Wise Bauer
0.986 3.94 The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
0.986 4 The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
0.985 3.62 Living in the End Times by Slavoj Žižek
0.985 3.5 The Spanish Inquisition: A Historical Revision by Henry Kamen
0.983 3.5 Always Hungry? : Conquer Cravings, Retrain Your Fat Cells, and Lose Weight Permanently by David S. Ludwig
0.983 3.33 The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'Brien by Oscar Hijuelos
0.982 3.69 The Muslim Discovery of Europe by Bernard Lewis
0.982 3.56 The Land of Green Plums by Herta Müller
0.982 3.76 The Art of the Novel by Milan Kundera
0.981 4.23 Swann's Way by Marcel Proust
0.981 3.95 Writings on an Ethical Life by Peter Singer
0.98 3.49 Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.979 3.67 On Moral Fiction by John Gardner
0.979 3.51 A History of the End of the World by Jonathan Kirsch
0.979 3.78 Imagining Argentina by Lawrence Thornton
0.979 3.8 Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson
0.979 3.74 Harsh Times by Mario Vargas Llosa
0.979 3.77 Life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht
0.978 3.55 Seize the Day by Saul Bellow
0.978 3.78 The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values by Sam Harris
0.978 3.18 The Hinge Factor: How Chance and Stupidity Have Changed History by Erik Durschmied
0.977 3.97 Critique of Cynical Reason by Peter Sloterdijk
0.977 3.86 Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle
0.977 3.75 Iberia by James A. Michener
0.976 3.83 Search for a Method by Jean-Paul Sartre
0.976 3.48 Leaf Storm {novella} by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.976 3.63 A History of Modern Computing (History of Computing) by Paul E. Ceruzzi
0.975 3.9 Orientalism by Edward W. Said
0.975 3.86 After Babel: Aspects of Language and Translation by George Steiner
0.975 3.51 No One Writes to the Colonel by Gabriel García Márquez
0.975 3.87 Berlin Childhood around 1900 by Walter Benjamin
0.975 3.85 The Cave by José Saramago
0.975 3.92 Letter to a Christian Nation by Sam Harris
0.975 3.88 Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
0.975 3.67 News of a Kidnapping by Gabriel García Márquez
0.975 3.67 The Life of Lazarillo de Tormes by Anónimo
0.974 3.44 Antwerp by Roberto Bolaño
0.974 3.78 Post-Capitalist Society by Peter F. Drucker
0.974 3.83 Fear and Trembling by Søren Kierkegaard
0.974 3.88 The Green Knight by Iris Murdoch
0.974 3.97 The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays by Albert Camus
0.974 3.51 A History of Civilizations by Fernand Braudel
0.974 3.87 The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens
0.974 3.72 Innocent Erendira and Other Stories by Gabriel García Márquez
0.974 3.89 The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli
0.973 3.07 The Ages of Lulu by Almudena Grandes
0.973 3.79 What Is History? by E. H. Carr
0.973 3.96 A Companion to Marx's Capital, Volume 1 by David Harvey
0.973 4.13 Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire
0.972 3.76 Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin A. Abbott
0.972 3.73 Living to Tell the Tale by Gabriel García Márquez
0.972 4.06 Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.972 3.14 Journey to Portugal: In Pursuit of Portugal's History and Culture by José Saramago
0.972 3.92 Pablo de Segovia, the Spanish Sharper by Francisco de Quevedo
0.971 4.04 Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages by Umberto Eco
0.971 3.67 Edward II by Christopher Marlowe
0.97 3.41 Our First Revolution: The Remarkable British Upheaval That Inspired America's Founding Fathers by Michael Barone
0.97 3.74 The Death of Truth: Notes on Falsehood in the Age of Trump by Michiko Kakutani
0.97 3.58 This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald
0.97 3.46 Honey for the Bears by Anthony Burgess
0.969 3.81 Of Love and Other Demons by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.968 4.15 The Elements of Style by William Jr. Strunk
0.968 3.81 In Praise of Folly by Desiderius Erasmus
0.968 3.72 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
0.968 3.97 The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming by David Wallace-Wells
0.968 3.82 The Death of Artemio Cruz by Carlos Fuentes
0.968 3.83 The Art of War by Sun Tzu
0.968 3.93 A Death in the Family by James Agee
0.967 4.18 Journey to the End of the Night by Louis-Ferdinand Céline
0.966 3.52 Lotte in Weimar by Thomas Mann
0.966 3.84 Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
0.966 3.91 Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands by Jorge Amado
0.966 3.91 American Pastoral by Philip Roth
0.965 3.99 The Silk Roads: A New History of the World by Peter Frankopan
0.965 3.91 Either/Or: A Fragment of Life by Søren Kierkegaard
0.965 3.58 Vineland by Thomas Pynchon
0.964 3.9 Introduction to the Reading of Hegel: Lectures on the Phenomenology of Spirit by Alexandre Kojève
0.964 3.87 A Theory of Justice by John Rawls
0.964 3.51 Utopia by Thomas More
0.963 4.11 Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
0.963 3.81 The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
0.963 3.85 The Devil and the Good Lord by Jean-Paul Sartre
0.962 3.69 The Lonely Crowd by David Riesman
0.962 3.83 American Studies by Louis Menand
0.962 4.18 Suttree by Cormac McCarthy
0.962 3.93 The Revolt of the Masses by José Ortega y Gasset
0.962 3.81 Irrational Man: A Study in Existential Philosophy by William Barrett
0.962 3.67 Ignorance by Milan Kundera
0.961 3.88 Dragon Seed by Pearl S. Buck
0.961 3.95 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari
0.961 3.67 Saturday by Ian McEwan
0.961 4.15 Touch of Evil [1958 film] by Orson Welles
0.961 3.78 The Poem of the Cid by Anonymous
0.961 3.28 The Graduate by Charles Webb
0.96 3.67 The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
0.959 3.84 The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
0.959 4.01 The President by Miguel Ángel Asturias
0.959 3.63 Tyrant Banderas by Ramón del Valle-Inclán
0.959 3.79 Henry and June: From A Journal of Love: the Unexpurgated Diary of Anais Nin (1931-1932) by Anaïs Nin
0.959 3.78 Origins: Speculations on the Cosmos, Earth and Mankind by Hubert Reeves
0.959 3.72 It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis
0.958 3.64 The Map of Love by Ahdaf Soueif
0.958 3.99 Light in August by William Faulkner
0.958 3.56 The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto by Mario Vargas Llosa
0.957 3.66 Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking by William James
0.957 3.67 Dreams of a Final Theory by Steven Weinberg
0.957 3.98 The Rebel: An Essay on Man in Revolt by Albert Camus
0.957 3.71 The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
0.957 4.17 The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick by Philip K. Dick
0.957 3.83 The Human Use of Human Beings: Cybernetics and Society by Norbert Wiener
0.957 4.05 The Pentagon Papers: As Published by the New York Times by Neil Sheehan
0.956 4.02 Culture and Imperialism by Edward W. Said
0.956 4.21 Truth and Method by Hans-Georg Gadamer
0.956 3.94 Surprised by Joy: The Shape of My Early Life by C. S. Lewis
0.956 3.56 The Romantic Dogs by Roberto Bolaño
0.956 3.82 Resurrection by Leo Tolstoy
0.956 3.73 Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions by Lisa Randall
0.955 3.05 Indecision by Benjamin Kunkel
0.954 4.13 The Human Condition by Hannah Arendt
0.954 3.69 The Dream of the Celt by Mario Vargas Llosa
0.954 3.81 Candide by Voltaire
0.954 3.63 Nova by Samuel R. Delany
0.953 4.12 Sophie's Choice by William Styron
0.953 3.9 Baltasar and Blimunda by José Saramago
0.953 4.05 Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia by Gilles Deleuze
0.953 3.98 The Question Concerning Technology, and Other Essays by Martin Heidegger
0.952 3.45 Doctor Mirabilis by James Blish
0.952 3.67 Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous by Gabriella Coleman
0.952 3.73 Tartuffe by Molière
0.952 3.77 The Labyrinth of Solitude by Octavio Paz
0.951 3.95 Immortality by Milan Kundera
0.951 3.6 Rivers of Gold: The Rise of the Spanish Empire, from Columbus to Magellan by Hugh Thomas
0.951 3.67 The mad toy by Roberto Arlt
0.951 4.03 Man for Himself: An Inquiry Into the Psychology of Ethics by Erich Fromm
0.95 3.73 Marx's Das Kapital: A Biography by Francis Wheen
0.95 4.2 The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann
0.95 3.54 The Wrecker by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.95 3.53 Anil’s Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
0.95 3.71 No Logo by Naomi Klein
0.949 3.61 The Broom of the System by David Foster Wallace
0.949 3.95 Not Me: Memoirs of a German Childhood by Joachim C. Fest
0.949 3.84 The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages by Harold Bloom
0.948 3.48 Putas Asesinas (Spanish Edition) by Roberto Bolaño
0.948 4.13 The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard
0.948 3.79 The Call of the Wild by Jack London
0.948 3.63 Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads by Paul Theroux
0.947 3.99 Art as Experience by John Dewey
0.947 3.99 Madame Bovary [Norton Critical Edition] by Gustave Flaubert
0.947 3.68 Shakespeare Never Did This by Charles Bukowski
0.947 4.14 The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined by Steven Pinker
0.947 3.65 Great Ghost Stories by John Grafton
0.946 3.57 The Strange Order of Things: Life, Feeling, and the Making of Cultures by Antonio Damasio
0.946 3.64 Delta Wedding by Eudora Welty
0.946 3.93 Song Yet Sung by James McBride
0.946 4.1 Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life by Theodor W. Adorno
0.946 3.6 The Seventh Function of Language by Laurent Binet
0.945 3.56 Europe in the High Middle Ages by William Chester Jordan
0.945 3.59 The Summer Before The Dark by Doris Lessing
0.945 3.85 Literary Theory: An Introduction by Terry Eagleton
0.944 4.15 Austerlitz by W. G. Sebald
0.944 4.26 Life: A User's Manual by Georges Perec
0.944 3.96 Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error by Kathryn Schulz
0.944 4.06 The Book of Questions by Pablo Neruda
0.944 3.99 Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
0.943 4.11 The Ethics ; Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect ; Selected Letters by Baruch Spinoza
0.943 3.47 A Little Lumpen Novelita by Roberto Bolaño
0.943 4.01 La tregua by Mario Benedetti
0.943 3.88 The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever by Christopher Hitchens
0.942 3.74 Aurora by Kim Stanley Robinson
0.942 3.8 The Double by José Saramago
0.942 3.81 Captain Pantoja and the Special Service by Mario Vargas Llosa
0.942 4.1 Film as Art by Rudolf Arnheim