Controversial Books for SarahTeVelde

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
1.281 3.72 Moccasin Trail by Eloise Jarvis McGraw
1.191 3.61 The Rooster Crows: A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles by Maud Petersham
1.174 3.74 The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan
1.157 3.99 Morgan and Me by Stephen Cosgrove
1.151 3.74 On the Day You Were Born by Debra Frasier
1.138 3.63 The Thanksgiving Story by Alice Dalgliesh
1.129 3.43 Magic Eye II: Now You See It by Magic Eye Inc.
1.123 3.78 Polar Bears Past Bedtime by Mary Pope Osborne
1.111 4.05 Ultimate Visual Dictionary by Jo Evans
1.11 3.78 The Cabin Faced West by Jean Fritz
1.098 4.24 Love You Forever by Robert Munsch
1.095 3.96 Leif the Lucky by Ingri d'Aulaire
1.09 3.8 Pigs by Robert Munsch
1.086 3.68 Skippack School by Marguerite De Angeli
1.085 3.9 The Ultimate LEGO Book: Discover the LEGO Universe by David Pickering
1.08 3.89 Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
1.069 3.77 Walk the World's Rim by Betty Baker
1.062 3.8 The Knight at Dawn by Mary Pope Osborne
1.055 3.57 My World: A Companion to Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
1.046 3.77 Flutterby by Stephen Cosgrove
1.045 3.45 Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark
1.042 3.96 Classic Myths to Read Aloud by William F. Russell
1.039 3.63 Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett
1.036 3.75 Twister on Tuesday by Mary Pope Osborne
1.036 3.55 Pocahontas and the Strangers by Clyde Robert Bulla
1.033 3.36 The Fighting Ground by Avi
1.031 3.7 Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.03 3.83 A Field Guide to Western Birds (Peterson Field Guides) by Roger Tory Peterson
1.03 4.09 The Children's Book of Heroes by William J. Bennett
1.026 3.57 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
1.025 3.79 Johnny Tremain: A Story of Boston in Revolt by Esther Forbes
1.021 3.86 The Chalk Box Kid by Clyde Robert Bulla
1.018 3.65 Stanley, Flat Again! by Jeff Brown
1.017 4.2 The Journeyman by Elizabeth Yates
1.015 3.96 Everyone Poops by Tarō Gomi
1.009 3.68 The Upstairs Room by Johanna Reiss
1.007 3.99 The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto (Step-Into-Reading) by Natalie Standiford
1.006 3.65 Danny and the Dinosaur by Syd Hoff
1.006 3.55 The Mystery of Cabin Island by Franklin W. Dixon
1.006 3.9 Curious George by H. A. Rey
1.005 4 The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
1.005 3.64 A Tale of Two Cities (Great Illustrated Classics) by Charles Dickens
1.005 3.75 Sounder by William H. Armstrong
1.003 3.41 Swift Rivers by Cornelia Meigs
1.003 3.82 Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan
1.003 3.99 Best Friends for Frances by Russell Hoban
1.003 3.67 Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Janet Gray
1.001 4.02 A Pocket Full of Kisses by Audrey Penn
0.999 3.45 Pedro's Journal by Pam Conrad
0.998 3.8 Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski
0.997 3.8 Around the World in a Hundred Years: From Henry the Navigator to Magellan by Jean Fritz
0.995 3.76 Ghost Town at Sundown by Mary Pope Osborne
0.992 3.67 The Door in the Wall by Marguerite De Angeli
0.992 3.77 Encyclopedia Brown Gets His Man by Donald J. Sobol
0.988 3.68 On the Far Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
0.985 4.11 Mouse Tales by Arnold Lobel
0.985 3.52 The Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars
0.984 3.94 Making Thirteen Colonies by Joy Hakim
0.984 3.54 Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks & Minerals (Smithsonian Handbooks) by Chris Pellant
0.983 4.15 Through Grandpa's Eyes by Patricia MacLachlan
0.983 3.95 The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.98 3.92 Old Yeller by Fred Gipson
0.98 3.78 The Fledgling by Jane Langton
0.979 3.72 Mandie and the Secret Tunnel by Lois Gladys Leppard
0.974 4.02 National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds: Western Region by Miklos D. F. Udvardy
0.971 3.87 I See a Song by Eric Carle
0.969 3.88 Black Beauty: The Autobiography of a Horse by Anna Sewell
0.969 4.21 The Sword in the Tree by Clyde Robert Bulla
0.968 4.05 When I Was Young in the Mountains by Cynthia Rylant
0.967 3.73 A Lion to Guard Us by Clyde Robert Bulla
0.964 3.99 My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
0.963 3.81 The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare
0.963 4 What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin? by Jean Fritz
0.962 3.73 Midnight on the Moon by Mary Pope Osborne
0.959 3.63 The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh
0.957 3.87 Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard Atwater
0.957 3.86 The Horse and His Boy by C. S. Lewis
0.956 3.92 At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald
0.956 4.02 Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
0.956 3.88 Heidi by Johanna Spyri
0.956 3.77 Sea Star: Orphan of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry
0.955 4.13 Jamberry by Bruce Degen
0.955 3.9 50 Below Zero by Robert Munsch
0.955 3.79 The Yellow House Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.95 3.58 The Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving by Ann McGovern
0.949 3.84 The Popcorn Book by Tomie DePaola
0.948 4.05 National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers: Western Region by Richard Spellenberg
0.948 3.79 The Call of the Wild by Jack London
0.947 3.94 The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck by Beatrix Potter
0.946 4.13 Dance at Grandpa's (Little House Prequel) by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.946 3.56 Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl
0.944 3.88 Toliver's Secret by Esther Wood Brady
0.941 4.14 The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System by Joanna Cole
0.939 4.14 Richard Scarry's Cars and Trucks and Things that Go by Richard Scarry
0.938 3.8 The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh
0.937 3.79 The Epic of Gilgamesh by Anonymous
0.937 4.23 More Than Anything Else by Marie Bradby
0.936 4.07 Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish
0.936 3.54 Song of the Swallows by Leo Politi
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.935 3.5 Baby Farm Animals (A Little Golden Book Classic) by Garth Williams
0.934 3.81 And Then What Happened, Paul Revere? by Jean Fritz
0.932 4.12 The Story about Ping by Marjorie Flack
0.932 3.87 Five Little Peppers and How They Grew by Margaret Sidney
0.931 4.11 The Truth War: Fighting for Certainty in an Age of Deception by John MacArthur
0.931 3.94 Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry
0.931 4.01 Frindle by Andrew Clements
0.929 3.83 Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
0.928 3.81 Stuart Little by E. B. White
0.928 3.77 Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer L. Holm
0.928 4.03 Rikki-Tikki-Tavi by Jerry Pinkney
0.927 3.78 Curious George's First Day of School by Margret Rey
0.926 4.32 All the Places to Love by Patricia MacLachlan
0.925 4.22 I Pledge Allegiance by Bill Martin, Jr.
0.925 3.74 Phoebe the Spy by Judith Griffin
0.925 3.99 Abe Lincoln's Hat by Martha Brenner
0.924 3.99 Redwall by Brian Jacques
0.922 3.88 The Silver Chair by C. S. Lewis
0.921 4.23 The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
0.919 3.62 Along Came a Dog by Meindert DeJong
0.916 4 Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Bill Jr. Martin
0.916 4.1 Dear Zoo: A Lift-the-Flap Book by Rod Campbell
0.916 4.01 The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pène du Bois
0.913 4.1 The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
0.912 4.08 Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
0.912 3.81 Scuffy the Tugboat and His Adventures Down the River by Gertrude Crampton
0.911 4.2 The Children's Book of Virtues by William J. Bennett
0.91 4.17 A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.91 4.11 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland / Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll
0.909 3.88 Five Children and It by E. Nesbit
0.906 4.09 The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper
0.904 4.01 The Very Quiet Cricket by Eric Carle
0.904 3.88 The Magic School Bus Blows Its Top: A Book About Volcanoes by Gail Herman
0.904 4.09 A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
0.901 4.18 King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian by Marguerite Henry
0.9 3.92 Justin Morgan Had a Horse by Marguerite Henry
0.9 3.73 The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks
0.899 3.94 Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
0.898 4.01 The Tawny Scrawny Lion by Kathryn Jackson
0.897 4.02 From Colonies to Country by Joy Hakim
0.896 4.03 The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
0.895 4.04 The Magic School Bus in the Time of the Dinosaurs by Joanna Cole
0.895 3.95 James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
0.895 4.22 Someday by Alison McGhee
0.895 3.89 The Borrowers by Mary Norton
0.894 4.13 Saint George and the Dragon: A Golden Legend by Margaret Hodges
0.893 4.09 The Day Jimmy's Boa Ate the Wash by Trinka Hakes Noble
0.892 4.08 Naya Nuki: Girl Who Ran by Kenneth Thomasma
0.891 4.2 Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
0.89 4.06 The Trumpet of the Swan by E. B. White
0.888 4.17 The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
0.887 4.04 Rapunzel [Retold by Paul O. Zelinsky] by Paul O. Zelinsky
0.887 4.12 Oh, the Thinks You Can Think! by Dr. Seuss
0.886 4.17 Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham
0.885 4 Little Bear's Friend by Else Holmelund Minarik
0.883 3.73 Squanto: Friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla
0.883 4.13 The Lego Ideas Book: Unlock Your Imagination by Daniel Lipkowitz
0.882 4.18 Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse by Leo Lionni
0.88 4.34 The Burgess Bird Book for Children by Thornton W. Burgess
0.878 3.87 The Apple and the Arrow by Mary Buff
0.876 4.06 The Magic School Bus Sees Stars: A Book About Stars by Nancy White
0.876 4.16 The New Way Things Work by David Macaulay
0.876 4.21 The Ugly Duckling (Caldecott Honor Book) by Jerry Pinkney
0.871 4.48 The Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of World History by Jane Bingham
0.871 3.95 Curious George Gets a Medal by H. A. Rey
0.871 3.86 Stormy, Misty's Foal by Marguerite Henry
0.869 3.84 Helen Keller: Courage in the Dark by Johanna Hurwitz
0.868 4.16 A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck
0.867 3.68 The Quest of the Missing Map by Carolyn Keene
0.867 4.17 Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.867 4.24 The Josefina Story Quilt by Eleanor Coerr
0.866 4.15 Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban
0.866 4.21 Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
0.864 3.87 Happy Birthday, Moon by Frank Asch
0.861 3.88 The Railway Children by E. Nesbit
0.86 4.35 Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
0.86 3.97 National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders by National Audubon Society
0.859 4.14 The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
0.857 3.88 Time to Pee! by Mo Willems
0.856 3.81 Horns to Toes and in Between by Sandra Boynton
0.855 4.15 Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
0.854 4.15 All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor
0.851 4.09 Polar the Titanic Bear by Daisy Corning Stone Spedden
0.851 4.32 Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
0.85 4.02 The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald
0.845 4.32 Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
0.843 3.74 Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary
0.841 4.14 Owl at Home by Arnold Lobel
0.839 4.26 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst
0.838 3.99 Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner
0.837 4.27 Corduroy by Don Freeman
0.834 4.38 The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
0.834 4.39 Poems to Learn by Heart by Caroline Kennedy
0.833 4.09 Leo the Lop (Tail Two) by Stephen Cosgrove
0.831 3.7 Racso and the Rats of NIMH by Jane Leslie Conly
0.83 4.3 The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
0.829 4.31 Frog and Toad All Year by Arnold Lobel
0.828 4.12 The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 4: The Modern Age: From Victoria's Empire to the End of the USSR by Susan Wise Bauer
0.826 4.22 A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
0.822 3.81 Around the World in 80 Days (Great Illustrated Classics) by Marian Leighton
0.822 3.99 Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson
0.817 3.8 Great Expectations (Great Illustrated Classics) by Charles Dickens
0.817 3.84 Uncle Elephant by Arnold Lobel
0.816 4.07 Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson
0.816 4.29 The LEGO Book by Daniel Lipkowitz
0.813 4.19 A Harry The Dirty Dog Treasury: Three Stories by Gene Zion
0.813 4.14 Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis
0.811 3.67 The Mount Rushmore Calamity by Sara Pennypacker
0.809 4.31 The Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter: The 23 Original Peter Rabbit Books by Beatrix Potter
0.808 4.26 Every Thing On It by Shel Silverstein
0.805 4.06 Encyclopedia Brown Sets the Pace by Donald J. Sobol
0.805 3.95 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Visual Dictionary by Pablo Hidalgo
0.803 4.04 Why Don't You Get a Horse, Sam Adams? by Jean Fritz
0.801 4.11 Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker
0.8 4.22 Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
0.798 4.16 Find Waldo Now by Martin Handford
0.798 4.23 I Spy Fantasy: A Book of Picture Riddles by Jean Marzollo
0.797 4.47 Noah’s Ark by Jerry Pinkney
0.796 3.91 Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile by Bernard Waber
0.794 4.07 Homer Price by Robert McCloskey
0.79 4.29 A Light in the Attic Special Edition with 12 New Poems by Shel Silverstein
0.789 4.09 The Glow-in-the-Dark Night Sky Book by Clint Hatchett
0.786 4.08 The Story of Jumping Mouse by John Steptoe
0.781 4.06 The Drinking Gourd: A Story of the Underground Railroad by F. N. Monjo
0.779 4.43 The Day the Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt
0.776 3.61 A Picture Book of Sacagawea by David A. Adler
0.776 4.13 The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush by Tomie DePaola
0.775 4.25 The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor by Joanna Cole
0.775 3.87 Mirandy and Brother Wind by Patricia McKissack
0.771 4.57 You Are My I Love You by Maryann Cusimano Love
0.769 3.85 I'm a Big Brother by Joanna Cole
0.763 4.03 Richard Scarry's Busy, Busy Town by Richard Scarry
0.759 4.3 Can't You Make Them Behave, King George? by Jean Fritz
0.755 3.91 Steam Train, Dream Train by Sherri Duskey Rinker
0.755 4 The Family under the Bridge by Natalie Savage Carlson
0.747 4.48 D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths by Ingri d'Aulaire
0.745 4.5 Winnie-the-Pooh / The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne
0.742 4.24 Castle by David Macaulay
0.737 4.25 Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction by David Macaulay
0.732 4.53 If Only I Had a Green Nose by Max Lucado
0.715 4.31 Waiting Is Not Easy! by Mo Willems
0.713 4.52 Six by Seuss: A Treasury of Dr. Seuss Classics by Dr. Seuss
0.711 4.48 Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Botsford Comstock
0.711 3.89 The Tale of Little Pig Robinson by Beatrix Potter
0.71 4.35 Dominic by William Steig
0.708 4.26 On the Same Day in March: A Tour of the World's Weather by Marilyn Singer
0.707 4.02 Leonardo's Horse by Jean Fritz
0.707 4.05 Redwall - The Wall (Vol 1 of 3; abridged) by Brian Jacques
0.698 4.56 The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
0.687 4.12 The Valentine Bears by Eve Bunting
0.685 4.16 Mosque by David Macaulay
0.683 4.5 The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
0.671 4.28 Wheedle on the Needle by Stephen Cosgrove
0.557 4.67 National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space by Catherine D. Hughes
0.528 4.68 HarperCollins Treasury of Picture Book Classics: A Child's First Collection by Tegen Katherine