Controversial Books for TeamBakerLibrary

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
1.353 3.76 Canterbury Tales [adapted by Barbara Cohen] by Barbara Cohen
1.326 3.35 Left Behind: A Novel of the Earth's Last Days by Tim LaHaye
1.24 3.77 Buffalo Bill by Ingri d'Aulaire
1.139 3.5 Tribulation Force: the Continuing Drama of Those Left Behind by Tim LaHaye
1.138 3.58 The Thanksgiving Story by Alice Dalgliesh
1.128 3.79 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.103 4.18 Columbus by Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
1.102 3.49 Nicolae: The Rise of Antichrist by Tim LaHaye
1.098 3.53 Soul Harvest: The World Takes Sides by Tim LaHaye
1.095 3.97 Leif the Lucky by Ingri d'Aulaire
1.069 3.86 The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Andersen
1.066 3.64 StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath
1.056 3.83 Petunia by Roger Duvoisin
1.054 3.9 The Beginner's Bible: Timeless Children's Stories by Karyn Henley
1.048 4.03 George Washington by Ingri d'Aulaire
1.043 3.88 The Last Battle by C. S. Lewis
1.029 3.92 Bridgman's Complete Guide to Drawing From Life: Over 1,000 Illustrations by George B. Bridgman
1.028 4 Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
1.026 3.56 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
1.018 3.73 Chanticleer and the Fox by Geoffrey Chaucer
1.017 4.06 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1.017 3.8 Then Sings My Soul: 150 of the World's Greatest Hymn Stories by Robert J. Morgan
1.012 3.87 Madeline and the Bad Hat by Ludwig Bemelmans
1.006 3.54 The Mystery of Cabin Island by Franklin W. Dixon
1.005 4 The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
0.996 3.76 Madeline's Christmas by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.992 3.68 The Door in the Wall by Marguerite De Angeli
0.988 4.19 Cranberry Thanksgiving by Wende Devlin
0.977 3.97 Meet Samantha: An American Girl by Susan S. Adler
0.975 3.97 Caleb's Story by Patricia MacLachlan
0.973 4.02 Abraham Lincoln by Ingri d'Aulaire
0.968 3.93 Hansel and Gretel by James Marshall
0.963 3.67 The Matchlock Gun by Walter D. Edmonds
0.963 4 Pocahontas by Ingri d'Aulaire
0.963 4 What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin? by Jean Fritz
0.957 3.77 Madeline and the Gypsies by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.956 3.87 Heidi by Johanna Spyri
0.955 3.86 Madeline in London by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.952 3.94 Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie
0.949 4.02 Beauty and the Beast by Jan Brett
0.948 4.09 Felicity Learns a Lesson: A School Story by Valerie Tripp
0.945 3.87 The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin by Beatrix Potter
0.944 3.99 Joan of Arc by Mark Twain
0.943 4.14 How Should We Then Live?: The Rise and Decline of Western Thought and Culture by Francis A. Schaeffer
0.938 3.8 The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh
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 4.19 When We Were Very Young by A. A. Milne
0.929 3.83 Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
0.928 4.1 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
0.926 3.88 Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose by Tomie DePaola
0.926 3.65 The House on the Cliff by Franklin W. Dixon
0.925 4.08 The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady by Edith Holden
0.925 4.1 Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! by Dr. Seuss
0.925 3.74 Phoebe the Spy by Judith Griffin
0.923 3.91 The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle
0.922 3.88 The Silver Chair by C. S. Lewis
0.921 4.23 The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
0.921 4.19 The Borrowed House by Hilda Van Stockum
0.92 3.75 Little Men by Louisa May Alcott
0.919 4.1 The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo
0.919 3.91 Put Me in the Zoo by Robert Lopshire
0.917 4.16 Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever! by Richard Scarry
0.915 3.76 Messenger by Lois Lowry
0.914 4.01 Thee, Hannah! by Marguerite De Angeli
0.913 4.1 The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
0.911 4.04 The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies by Beatrix Potter
0.91 4.17 A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.91 3.87 Prince Caspian by C. S. Lewis
0.907 4.2 Now We Are Six by A. A. Milne
0.898 3.86 Benjamin Franklin by Ingri d'Aulaire
0.89 4.05 The Trumpet of the Swan by E. B. White
0.883 3.72 Squanto: Friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla
0.882 4.02 The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss
0.876 4.05 Joan of Arc by Diane Stanley
0.875 4.13 Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
0.871 4.02 Madeline's Rescue by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.869 4.13 The Ark by Margot Benary-Isbert
0.868 4.16 The Real Mother Goose by Blanche Fisher Wright
0.867 4.17 Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.866 4.21 Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
0.865 4.21 The Diamond in the Window by Jane Langton
0.862 3.93 The 360 Degree Leader: Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization by John C. Maxwell
0.861 4.36 How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman
0.858 4.29 Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr.
0.853 4.23 Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
0.851 4.32 Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
0.842 4.24 Tortured for Christ by Richard Wurmbrand
0.836 4.11 America: The Last Best Hope (Volume I): From the Age of Discovery to a World at War by William J. Bennett
0.833 4.23 The Clown of God by Tomie DePaola
0.832 4.28 The Child's Story Bible by Catherine F. Vos
0.831 4.34 Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne
0.828 4.25 Adventures with Waffles by Maria Parr
0.826 4.22 A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
0.821 4.26 John Newton: From Disgrace to Amazing Grace by Jonathan Aitken
0.817 4.21 George Müller: The Guardian of Bristol's Orphans by Geoff Benge
0.806 4.4 The Two Towers by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.802 3.93 If You Lived in Colonial Times by Ann McGovern
0.798 4.29 We Were Tired of Living in a House by Liesel Moak Skorpen
0.796 3.64 The Song of Hiawatha, after the poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
0.77 4.4 The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne
0.762 4.25 Anne of Green Gables / Anne of Avonlea / Anne's House of Dreams by Lucy Maud Montgomery
0.75 4.26 Books Children Love: A Guide to the Best Children's Literature by Elizabeth Laraway Wilson
0.748 4.23 A Child's History of the World by V. M. Hillyer
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
0.679 4.09 The Animal Hedge by Paul Fleischman
0.674 4.36 Tales of Peter Rabbit and His Friends: 13 Tales by Beatrix Potter
0.646 4.38 Marguerite de Angeli's Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes by Marguerite De Angeli
0.64 4.44 Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots: Gardening Together with Children by Sharon Lovejoy
0.5 4.73 The Big Picture Story Bible by David R. Helm
0.497 4.4 The Duchess Bakes a Cake by Virginia Kahl