Controversial Books for Thogin

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
1.301 3.71 Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
1.105 3.83 Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, with Additional Articles By Nathaniel Branden, Alan Greenspan, and Robert Hessen by Ayn Rand
1.053 3.79 The Gunslinger by Stephen King
1.044 3.81 Sufficiently Advanced Magic by Andrew Rowe
1.043 3.71 Lord of the Flies by William Golding
1.04 3.93 Lady of the Lake by Andrzej Sapkowski
1.03 3.85 The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
1.029 3.81 The Black Company by Glen Cook
1.026 3.97 Dungeon Born by Dakota Krout
1.018 3.91 Neuromancer by William Gibson
1.016 4.03 The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker
1.01 3.97 Red Rising by Pierce Brown
0.996 3.62 Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies by Nick Bostrom
0.992 3.78 The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff
0.978 3.89 World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History by Henry Kissinger
0.968 4.15 The Elements of Style by William Jr. Strunk
0.966 3.79 The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton
0.966 3.92 Homeland by R. A. Salvatore
0.959 3.52 Planetside by Michael Mammay
0.951 4.06 Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
0.949 4.1 The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
0.946 4 Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words by Randall Munroe
0.946 3.71 Consider Phlebas by Iain Banks
0.943 3.81 The Crystal Shard by R. A. Salvatore
0.942 3.99 Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.939 3.81 The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
0.936 4.17 Basic Economics: A Common Sense Guide to the Economy by Thomas Sowell
0.935 4.17 Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
0.932 3.93 Children of Ruin by Adrian Tchaikovsky
0.926 3.94 On Basilisk Station by David Weber
0.926 4.02 Age of Myth by Michael J. Sullivan
0.924 3.83 The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
0.922 3.95 Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
0.918 4 How to Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded Time Traveler by Ryan North
0.916 4.18 Hyperion by Dan Simmons
0.914 4 Animal Farm by George Orwell
0.913 3.77 Storm Front by Jim Butcher
0.91 3.91 Sojourn by R. A. Salvatore
0.909 3.86 Unsouled by Will Wight
0.905 4.11 The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
0.905 4.09 Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
0.904 4 Theft of Swords by Michael J. Sullivan
0.902 4.21 Watership Down by Richard Adams
0.896 4.07 Percepliquis by Michael J. Sullivan
0.894 3.98 Recursion by Blake Crouch
0.893 4.1 The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
0.893 3.75 First and Only by Dan Abnett
0.892 3.99 Vignette [short story] by Jim Butcher
0.891 3.94 Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
0.891 4.06 Dungeon Madness (The Divine Dungeon, #2) by Dakota Krout
0.884 4.1 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
0.884 4.04 We Are Legion (We Are Bob) by Dennis E. Taylor
0.881 4.26 Dune by Frank Herbert
0.88 4.1 The Intelligent Investor: A Book of Practical Counsel by Benjamin Graham
0.88 4.25 The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis
0.879 3.98 A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
0.879 4.2 The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin
0.879 4.01 Age of Swords by Michael J. Sullivan
0.876 3.63 Galaxy in Flames by Ben Counter
0.876 3.9 Life 3.0 : being human in the age of artificial intelligence by Max Tegmark
0.875 4.22 Dungeon Calamity by Dakota Krout
0.874 4.02 Soulsmith by Will Wight
0.872 4.04 The Design of Everyday Things by Donald A. Norman
0.864 3.93 Age of Death by Michael J. Sullivan
0.86 4.14 Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky
0.86 3.4 Spellmonger by Terry Mancour
0.86 4.03 Why I Write - Essay by George Orwell
0.857 3.96 Field of Dishonor by David Weber
0.856 3.68 False Gods by Graham McNeill
0.855 4.31 Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
0.854 4.37 The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.853 4.23 1984 by George Orwell
0.852 4.14 Eisenhorn by Dan Abnett
0.849 4.01 2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke
0.847 4.07 Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter
0.846 4.37 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
0.846 4.33 About Face: The Odyssey of an American Warrior by David H. Hackworth
0.843 4.23 Golden Son by Pierce Brown
0.842 3.96 Spin by Robert Charles Wilson
0.84 3.99 On the Shoulders of Titans by Andrew Rowe
0.839 4.1 Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media by Edward S. Herman
0.839 4.35 A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
0.837 3.84 Fool Moon by Jim Butcher
0.834 3.98 Time of Contempt by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.833 4.05 1776 by David McCullough
0.833 4.17 Blackflame by Will Wight
0.833 3.97 The Honor of the Queen by David Weber
0.833 3.81 Sweet Silver Blues by Glen Cook
0.832 3.96 Echoes of Honor by David Weber
0.831 4.15 Death's End by Cixin Liu
0.83 4.19 Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker
0.829 4.06 Old Man's War by John Scalzi
0.825 4.14 Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
0.823 4.12 The Dark Forest by Cixin Liu
0.821 3.78 Burmese Days by George Orwell
0.818 3.83 Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick
0.818 4.24 Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado Perez
0.818 4.28 The Martian by Andy Weir
0.818 3.98 Honor Among Enemies by David Weber
0.817 4.3 The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany by William L. Shirer
0.817 3.82 All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka
0.817 4.03 Age of Legend by Michael J. Sullivan
0.816 3.88 Horus Rising by Dan Abnett
0.813 3.99 Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse
0.81 4.04 Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell
0.804 4.14 Mistborn: The Well of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson
0.803 3.97 Ravenor Returned by Dan Abnett
0.801 4.34 Politics and the English Language by George Orwell
0.8 4.1 Skysworn by Will Wight
0.8 3.97 Grave Peril by Jim Butcher
0.799 4.22 Expert Political Judgment: How Good Is It? How Can We Know? by Philip E. Tetlock
0.799 4.04 Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey
0.797 4.4 Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson
0.795 3.91 The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi
0.793 4.13 Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar by Simon Sebag Montefiore
0.792 4.28 The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson
0.787 3.92 The Short Victorious War by David Weber
0.783 4.11 All Systems Red by Martha Wells
0.783 4.08 Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell
0.783 4.09 All Art Is Propaganda by George Orwell
0.779 4.45 Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
0.777 3.98 Cibola Burn by James S. A. Corey
0.772 4.15 The Player of Games by Iain Banks
0.771 4.33 John Adams by David McCullough
0.771 4.45 The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
0.768 4.04 Wintertide by Michael J. Sullivan
0.767 3.76 Ghostmaker by Dan Abnett
0.767 4.16 The Author of Himself: The Life of Marcel Reich-Ranicki by Marcel Reich-Ranicki
0.766 4.2 Age of War by Michael J. Sullivan
0.764 4.06 The Alloy of Law by Brandon Sanderson
0.761 3.93 A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí Clark
0.758 3.91 Little Secrets by Jennifer Hillier
0.758 3.73 Rogues by George R. R. Martin
0.758 4.12 Death Masks by Jim Butcher
0.756 4.26 EntreLeadership: 20 Years of Practical Business Wisdom from the Trenches by Dave Ramsey
0.751 4.06 Age of Empyre by Michael J. Sullivan
0.749 4.12 Summer Knight by Jim Butcher
0.747 4.3 The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee
0.746 4.06 Abaddon's Gate by James S. A. Corey
0.746 4.31 A Clash of Kings by George R. R. Martin
0.743 4.42 A Storm of Swords by George R. R. Martin
0.743 4.2 Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming by Naomi Oreskes
0.735 3.94 Ravenor Rogue by Dan Abnett
0.734 3.84 Blood Pact by Dan Abnett
0.733 4.1 Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson
0.733 4.01 Babylon's Ashes by James S. A. Corey
0.732 3.89 Ravenor by Dan Abnett
0.732 4.15 Blood Rites by Jim Butcher
0.73 4.58 The Civil War: A Narrative by Shelby Foote
0.73 4.16 Griftopia: Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America by Matt Taibbi
0.728 4.45 Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin
0.727 4.24 The Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson
0.726 4.27 Ghostwater by Will Wight
0.726 3.82 Honour Guard by Dan Abnett
0.725 4.26 Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod by Gary Paulsen
0.725 4.35 Rhythm of War by Brandon Sanderson
0.724 4.26 Dead Beat by Jim Butcher
0.716 4.24 Nemesis Games by James S. A. Corey
0.715 4.26 Proven Guilty by Jim Butcher
0.708 4.15 Persepolis Rising by James S. A. Corey
0.708 4.12 A Little Hatred by Joe Abercrombie
0.707 4.15 Rise of Empire by Michael J. Sullivan
0.701 3.97 Traitor General by Dan Abnett
0.694 4.06 Duty Calls by Sandy Mitchell
0.692 4.18 Artificial Condition by Martha Wells
0.691 4.15 Rogue Protocol by Martha Wells
0.683 3.98 Only in Death by Dan Abnett
0.679 4.26 Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended on It by Chris Voss
0.674 3.9 Straight Silver by Dan Abnett
0.674 4.17 For the Emperor by Sandy Mitchell
0.673 4.14 Caliban's War by James S. A. Corey
0.673 4.36 Facing Unpleasant Facts by George Orwell
0.668 4.23 A Collection of Essays by George Orwell
0.663 4.33 Tiamat's Wrath by James S. A. Corey
0.662 4.21 Fugitive Telemetry by Martha Wells
0.653 3.88 The Guns of Tanith by Dan Abnett
0.653 4.27 Exit Strategy by Martha Wells
0.649 3.92 The Armour of Contempt by Dan Abnett
0.648 4.6 Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
0.648 4.12 Cain's Last Stand by Sandy Mitchell
0.646 4.11 Sabbat Martyr by Dan Abnett
0.637 4.37 Network Effect by Martha Wells
0.627 4.38 Underlord by Will Wight
0.554 4 His Last Command by Dan Abnett
0.544 4.27 Uncrowned by Will Wight
0.519 4.22 Death or Glory by Sandy Mitchell