Controversial Books for athenaseizure36

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
1.213 3.56 The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
1.09 3.64 Angels & Demons by Dan Brown
1.056 3.72 Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
0.982 4.37 The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: A True Story of Family and Survival by Jeremy Dronfield
0.979 4.1 Labyrinth [1986 film] by Jim Henson
0.96 3.57 Aesop's Fables: A New Version by Aesop
0.956 4.03 The Iliad by Homer
0.95 3.87 Random by Craig Robertson
0.947 3.92 Lamentation by Ken Scholes
0.942 4.02 The Odyssey by Homer
0.941 3.82 The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J. K. Rowling
0.94 3.91 The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
0.93 3.44 The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective by Kate Summerscale
0.926 3.92 The Duke and I by Julia Quinn
0.911 3.93 The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
0.905 3.63 The Penelopiad: The Myth of Penelope and Odysseus by Margaret Atwood
0.902 3.86 When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn
0.9 3.7 On the Way to the Wedding by Julia Quinn
0.891 3.74 Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
0.889 4.29 The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon
0.884 4.11 Fahrenheit 451
0.881 3.76 To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn
0.879 4.25 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone [unknown editions]
0.869 3.71 Classical Mythology‎ by Mark P. O. Morford
0.864 4.03 Romancing Mister Bridgerton by Julia Quinn
0.864 3.76 The Argonautica by Apollonius of Rhodes
0.862 3.78 It's in His Kiss by Julia Quinn
0.84 4.36 The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
0.839 3.9 How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphics; A Step-by-Step Guide to Teach Yourself by Mark Collier
0.838 4.1 The Last of the Wine by Mary Renault
0.836 3.88 An Offer From A Gentleman by Julia Quinn
0.833 3.95 The Warlock by Michael Scott
0.831 4.35 Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne
0.83 4.14 The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain: A Handbook for Visitors to the Seventeenth Century: 1660-1699 by Ian Mortimer
0.829 4.18 The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
0.825 4.21 11/22/63 by Stephen King
0.822 4.12 The Histories by Herodotus
0.818 3.62 Unnatural Causes by P. D. James
0.816 4.04 The Viscount Who Loved Me by Julia Quinn
0.812 4.03 The Magician by Michael Scott
0.811 3.75 Eminent Victorians by Lytton Strachey
0.811 4.27 The Green Mile [1999 film] by Frank Darabont
0.806 4.26 Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo
0.804 3.92 Dissolution by C. J. Sansom
0.801 4.14 Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
0.796 4.29 Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
0.792 4.29 Mistborn: The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson
0.785 3.68 The Bridgertons: Happily Ever After by Julia Quinn
0.782 4.17 Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall
0.769 4.28 Circe by Madeline Miller
0.756 4.26 Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
0.754 4.08 The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors by Dan Jones
0.746 4.12 Sovereign by C. J. Sansom
0.745 4.52 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - unidentified work
0.742 4.33 Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
0.737 4.39 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - unidentified work
0.732 4.15 SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard
0.725 3.62 The Ashes of London by Andrew Taylor
0.694 3.86 Time of Death by Mark Billingham
0.662 4.17 Heartstone by C. J. Sansom