Controversial Books for Teachergrade5

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
1.229 3.27 Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid by Jeff Kinney
1.205 3.38 Dawn Saves the Planet (Baby-Sitters Club, 57) by Ann M. Martin
1.143 3.61 Lions at Lunchtime by Mary Pope Osborne
1.138 3.69 High Tide in Hawaii by Mary Pope Osborne
1.134 3.53 Blue Bay Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.133 3.15 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace by Patricia C. Wrede
1.13 3.02 You Can't Scare Me! by R. L. Stine
1.129 3.43 Knots in My Yo-Yo String by Jerry Spinelli
1.12 3.89 Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner
1.111 3.85 Christmas in Camelot by Mary Pope Osborne
1.11 3.8 Revolutionary War on Wednesday by Mary Pope Osborne
1.105 3.33 Say Cheese and Die-Again! (Goosebumps) by R. L. Stine
1.098 3.78 Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
1.079 3.57 Houseboat Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.075 3.75 Night of the New Magicians by Mary Pope Osborne
1.067 3.76 Bad Kitty for President by Nick Bruel
1.065 3.82 Thanksgiving on Thursday by Mary Pope Osborne
1.063 3.32 School for Dangerous Girls by Eliot Schrefer
1.062 3.74 The Knight at Dawn by Mary Pope Osborne
1.061 3.73 Something Upstairs by Avi
1.059 3.83 Civil War On Sunday by Mary Pope Osborne
1.058 3.72 Hour of the Olympics by Mary Pope Osborne
1.045 3.83 Buffalo Before Breakfast by Mary Pope Osborne
1.043 3.62 Sunset of the Sabertooth by Mary Pope Osborne
1.042 3.78 Seasons of the Sandstorms by Mary Pope Osborne
1.037 3.35 Say Cheese and Die! (Goosebumps) by R. L. Stine
1.037 3.69 Dolphins at Daybreak by Mary Pope Osborne
1.036 3.75 Twister on Tuesday by Mary Pope Osborne
1.034 3.74 Night of the Ninjas by Mary Pope Osborne
1.031 3.71 Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.031 3.76 The Adventures of Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey
1.031 3.78 I survived the Joplin tornado, 2011 by Lauren Tarshis
1.031 3.73 Ghosthunters and the Gruesome Invincible Lightning Ghost! by Cornelia Funke
1.03 3.7 Afternoon on the Amazon by Mary Pope Osborne
1.028 3.37 Goosebumps HorrorLand #2: Creep from the Deep by R. L. Stine
1.026 3.56 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
1.025 3.79 Johnny Tremain: A Story of Boston in Revolt by Esther Forbes
1.024 3.87 Guys Write for Guys Read by Jon Scieszka
1.016 3.75 Mummies in the Morning by Mary Pope Osborne
1.015 3.71 Good Morning, Gorillas by Mary Pope Osborne
1.014 3.77 Stage Fright on a Summer Night by Mary Pope Osborne
1.008 3.57 Mystery Ranch by Gertrude Chandler Warner
1.007 3.42 The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb by R. L. Stine
1.007 3.95 Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
1.007 3.79 Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Gold Coins by David A. Adler
1.004 3.85 Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George
0.999 3.48 Pedro's Journal by Pam Conrad
0.996 3.83 Dinosaurs Before Dark by Mary Pope Osborne
0.994 3.78 Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski
0.988 3.74 A Good Night for Ghosts by Mary Pope Osborne
0.986 3.7 The Lighthouse Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.985 3.91 Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans by Rush Limbaugh
0.985 3.8 The Capture by Kathryn Lasky
0.985 4.09 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney
0.983 3.96 I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916! by Lauren Tarshis
0.982 3.6 Mike's Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.98 3.7 The Woodshed Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
0.98 3.66 Pirates Past Noon by Mary Pope Osborne
0.976 3.53 Ghosthunters and the Incredibly Revolting Ghost! by Cornelia Funke
0.976 3.61 Half Upon a Time by James Riley
0.976 3.5 Wizard's Hall by Jane Yolen
0.97 4 I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011 by Lauren Tarshis
0.969 3.92 Tonight on the Titanic by Mary Pope Osborne
0.967 3.85 The Music of Dolphins by Karen Hesse
0.967 3.92 Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
0.967 3.99 Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul - 101 Stories of Changes, Choices by Jack Canfield
0.963 3.79 The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare
0.962 3.72 Midnight on the Moon by Mary Pope Osborne
0.961 3.84 I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 by Lauren Tarshis
0.957 3.31 Aquamarine by Alice Hoffman
0.957 3.38 Bat 6 by Virginia Euwer Wolff
0.956 4.01 Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
0.953 3.95 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School by Jeff Kinney
0.953 3.82 Superfudge by Judy Blume
0.953 3.82 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
0.948 3.79 The Call of the Wild by Jack London
0.946 3.53 Hunting for Hidden Gold by Franklin W. Dixon
0.944 3.83 I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 by Lauren Tarshis
0.943 3.52 When Christmas Comes Again: The World War I Diary of Simone Spencer, New York City to the Western Front, 1917 by Beth Seidel Levine
0.943 4 The King's Shadow by Elizabeth Alder
0.942 3.6 Freckle Juice by Judy Blume
0.941 3.88 How to Steal a Dog by Barbara O'Connor
0.94 3.98 The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
0.931 4.04 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney
0.931 4 Frindle by Andrew Clements
0.93 4.09 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw by Jeff Kinney
0.928 3.81 Early Sunday Morning: The Pearl Harbor Diary of Amber Billows, Hawaii, 1941 by Barry Denenberg
0.928 3.69 The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman
0.928 3.8 Stuart Little by E. B. White
0.927 4.05 No Talking by Andrew Clements
0.926 3.71 The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark
0.926 3.74 Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott
0.924 3.92 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney
0.923 3.66 Dark Warning by Jude Watson
0.922 3.91 Lunch Money by Andrew Clements
0.921 3.96 Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
0.919 4.09 The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo
0.918 3.82 The Hidden Staircase by Carolyn Keene
0.917 3.53 The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn by Dorothy Hoobler
0.916 3.6 How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell
0.914 4 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever by Jeff Kinney
0.912 3.54 Whichwood by Tahereh Mafi
0.911 3.99 Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary
0.911 4.08 I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941 by Lauren Tarshis
0.91 4.09 Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
0.91 3.91 Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
0.909 3.62 The Witch Tree Symbol by Carolyn Keene
0.909 3.76 The Field Guide by Tony DiTerlizzi
0.909 3.74 Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch by Donald J. Sobol
0.908 3.51 A Light in the Storm: The Civil War Diary of Amelia Martin, Fenwick Island, Delaware, 1861 by Karen Hesse
0.907 3.83 Fudge-a-Mania by Judy Blume
0.906 3.89 Socks by Beverly Cleary
0.904 3.71 Leprechaun in Late Winter by Mary Pope Osborne
0.904 4.09 A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
0.9 3.71 The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks
0.896 3.69 The Secret of Red Gate Farm by Carolyn Keene
0.896 4.08 Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
0.896 4.03 The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
0.895 3.83 Anastasia Krupnik by Lois Lowry
0.895 3.93 Summer Ball by Mike Lupica
0.895 3.94 James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
0.893 3.6 Bruce Coville's Book of Monsters: Tales to Give You the Creeps by Bruce Coville
0.89 4.05 The Trumpet of the Swan by E. B. White
0.889 3.85 Eight Tales of Terror by Edgar Allan Poe
0.888 3.66 Strider by Beverly Cleary
0.887 3.75 Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
0.885 3.7 George Washington's Socks (Time Travel Adventure) by Elvira Woodruff
0.883 3.92 Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary
0.882 4.08 The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
0.882 4 The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden
0.878 3.88 Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, RMS Titanic, 1912 by Ellen Emerson White
0.873 3.82 Cécile: Gates of Gold by Mary Casanova
0.872 3.96 Ramona and Her Father by Beverly Cleary
0.871 3.89 Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective by Donald J. Sobol
0.866 4.2 Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
0.865 4.15 From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg
0.862 3.73 The Homework Machine by Dan Gutman
0.861 4.09 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
0.86 4.1 I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001 by Lauren Tarshis
0.86 3.96 Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse
0.858 4.08 Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo
0.857 4.09 Charlotte's Web / Stuart Little / The Trumpet of the Swan by E. B. White
0.857 3.89 The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary
0.856 4.23 Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition by Anne Frank
0.854 3.97 Catwings by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.852 3.72 Anastasia at this Address by Lois Lowry
0.851 4.21 Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan
0.851 3.98 My Secret War: The World War II Diary of Madeline Beck, Long Island, New York, 1941 by Mary Pope Osborne
0.844 4 Ramona the Pest by Beverly Cleary
0.843 3.75 Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary
0.842 3.79 The Clue in the Diary by Carolyn Keene
0.84 3.76 Sing Down the Moon by Scott O'Dell
0.837 4.09 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown by Jeff Kinney
0.833 4.08 The Devil's Arithmetic by Jane Yolen
0.831 4.06 Princess Academy by Shannon Hale
0.829 3.98 Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein
0.828 3.81 Ellen Tebbits by Beverly Cleary
0.827 3.95 Ramona the Brave by Beverly Cleary
0.825 3.87 Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics by Chris Grabenstein
0.825 4.21 Owly Volume 1: The Way Home & The Bittersweet Summer by Andy Runton
0.822 4.04 Midnight Hour Encores by Bruce Brooks
0.82 3.74 Runaway Ralph by Beverly Cleary
0.819 3.53 Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds by David A. Adler
0.818 3.96 Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko
0.815 3.28 Zia by Scott O'Dell
0.811 3.88 The Coming Storm by Rob Kidd
0.811 3.8 Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi
0.81 4.24 Wishtree by Katherine Applegate
0.806 3.87 Palace of Stone by Shannon Hale
0.805 4.08 Encyclopedia Brown Sets the Pace by Donald J. Sobol
0.805 4.01 Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
0.805 4.21 The King Who Rained by Fred Gwynne
0.798 3.74 The Serpent's Secret by Sayantani Dasgupta
0.795 3.72 Encyclopedia Brown Carries On by Donald J. Sobol
0.795 4.17 Quest for a Maid by Frances Mary Hendry
0.794 3.89 Spring Pearl: The Last Flower by Laurence Yep
0.793 3.83 The Desperate Mission by Jude Watson
0.785 4.03 The One and Only Bob by Katherine Applegate
0.783 4.31 The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
0.781 3.76 My Face to the Wind: The Diary of Sarah Jane Price, a Prairie Teacher, Broken Bow, Nebraska, 1881 by Jim Murphy
0.778 4.04 The Forgotten Sisters by Shannon Hale
0.773 4.24 Rules by Cynthia Lord
0.771 3.79 Frogkisser! by Garth Nix
0.763 4.02 My America: Five Smooth Stones: Hope's Revolutionary War Diary, Book One by Kristiana Gregory
0.752 4.01 Beverly, Right Here by Kate DiCamillo
0.739 4.23 Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez by Kathleen Krull
0.739 4.18 Resistance by Jennifer A. Nielsen
0.735 3.73 Mr. Lemoncello's Great Library Race by Chris Grabenstein
0.7 4.29 Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
0.695 3.55 Secret Coders by Gene Luen Yang
0.689 3.81 I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 by Lauren Tarshis
0.688 4.16 Restart by Gordon Korman
0.687 4.37 Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks
0.662 4.18 My Name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada
0.638 4 The Bookwanderers by Anna James
0.637 4.37 Watch Wolf by Kathryn Lasky
0.629 4.44 Anne Frank in the World by Anne Frank House
0.626 3.85 The Apprentice Witch by James Nicol
0.589 3.94 How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything: Tales from the Pentagon by Rosa Brooks