Controversial Books for garbygal

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
1.558 3.19 The Cabin by Natasha Preston
1.345 3.95 High Performance Habits: How Extraordinary People Become That Way by Brendon Burchard
1.211 3.51 Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child by Marc Weissbluth
1.181 3.19 Witch & Wizard by James Patterson
1.171 3.24 77 Shadow Street (with bonus novella 'The Moonlit Mind') by Dean Koontz
1.147 3.76 Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas by James Patterson
1.146 3.61 The Jester by James Patterson
1.136 2.69 Maneater by Gigi Levangie Grazer
1.135 3.55 Tell Me Your Dreams by Sidney Sheldon
1.125 3.45 Fury by Robert K. Tanenbaum
1.12 3.66 War Storm by Victoria Aveyard
1.117 3.39 Throw Out Fifty Things: Clear the Clutter, Find Your Life by Gail Blanke
1.114 3.22 Escape by Barbara Delinsky
1.113 3.39 Corruption of Blood by Robert K. Tanenbaum
1.112 3.22 The Sky is Falling by Sidney Sheldon
1.109 3.51 Seduce Me [formerly 'Erotic Invitation'] by Carly Phillips
1.104 3.73 Sam's Letters to Jennifer by James Patterson
1.103 3.53 A Rogue of My Own by Johanna Lindsey
1.101 3.4 The Home Edit: A Guide to Organizing and Realizing Your House Goals by Clea Shearer
1.094 2.96 Intervention by Robin Cook
1.09 3.48 Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline
1.069 3.64 All By Myself, Alone: A Novel by Mary Higgins Clark
1.067 3.31 Miracle Cure by Harlan Coben
1.065 3.39 House Thinking: A Room-by-Room Look at How We Live by Winifred Gallagher
1.063 3.83 Flight to Heaven by Dale Black
1.057 3.16 The Christmas Thief by Mary Higgins Clark
1.053 2.88 Hornet's Nest by Patricia Cornwell
1.052 3.41 Sail by James Patterson
1.051 3.52 Son of Stone by Stuart Woods
1.049 3.93 Doing Harm by Kelly Parsons
1.048 3.08 How to Make People Like You in 90 Seconds or Less by Nicholas Boothman
1.038 3.82 Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks
1.037 3.86 Prisoner of My Desire by Johanna Lindsey
1.036 3.46 The Man Who Didn’t Call by Rosie Walsh
1.036 3.59 As Time Goes By by Mary Higgins Clark
1.035 3.82 The Selection by Kiera Cass
1.033 3.62 The Matchmaker by Elin Hilderbrand
1.031 3.41 The God Project by John Saul
1.03 3.24 Layover by David Bell
1.027 3.41 The Beach House by James Patterson
1.025 3.05 The Manny by Holly Peterson
1.023 3.76 Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
1.02 3.79 Dividing Eden by Joelle Charbonneau
1.019 3.72 Year One by Nora Roberts
1.016 3.67 The Crown by Kiera Cass
1.014 3.72 Depraved Indifference by Robert K. Tanenbaum
1.014 3.41 Lifeguard by James Patterson
1.013 3.67 The Inn at Eagle Point by Sherryl Woods
1.013 3.64 False Memory by Dean Koontz
1.012 3.61 SHED Your Stuff, Change Your Life by Julie Morgenstern
1.006 3.59 The Heir by Kiera Cass
1.006 3.76 The Highly Sensitive Person. How to thrive when the world overwhelms you by Elaine N. Aron
1.006 3.65 1st to Die by James Patterson
1.005 3.69 Rainbow Six by Tom Clancy
1.004 3.78 Suicide Notes by Michael Thomas Ford
1.003 3.49 Last Breath: A Novel of Suspense by Mariah Stewart
1.003 3.9 The One by Kiera Cass
0.999 3.7 TailSpin by Catherine Coulter
0.999 3.72 The Elite by Kiera Cass
0.998 3.37 The Circle by Dave Eggers
0.997 3.81 Falsely Accused by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.997 3.46 The Third Twin by Ken Follett
0.991 3.43 Diana: Her True Story in Her Own Words by Andrew Morton
0.989 3.13 Fair Play: A Game-Changing Solution for When You Have Too Much to Do and More Life to Live by Eve Rodsky
0.989 3.51 Sleepwalk by John Saul
0.989 3.93 Duel to the Death by J. A. Jance
0.986 3.27 When Men Become Gods: Mormon Polygamist Warren Jeffs, His Cult of Fear, and the Women Who Fought Back by Stephen Singular
0.986 3.6 I'll Walk Alone: A Novel by Mary Higgins Clark
0.984 3.51 Honeymoon by James Patterson
0.981 3.56 Hide and Seek by James Patterson
0.98 3.28 The Blessing by Jude Deveraux
0.98 3.65 Matched by Ally Condie
0.979 3.67 Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard
0.979 3.33 Beverly Hills Dead by Stuart Woods
0.978 3.82 Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever by Bill O'Reilly
0.977 3.62 Imperfect Strangers by Stuart Woods
0.975 3.41 Crossed by Ally Condie
0.972 3.83 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12 by Thomas W. Phelan
0.972 3.42 Reached by Ally Condie
0.972 3.4 I've Got You Under My Skin by Mary Higgins Clark
0.97 3.98 The Making of a Story: A Norton Guide to Writing Fiction and Nonfiction by Alice LaPlante
0.97 3.65 She Was the Quiet One by Michele Campbell
0.969 3.6 Two Little Girls in Blue by Mary Higgins Clark
0.969 3.71 Act of Revenge by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.968 3.8 Insurgent by Veronica Roth
0.966 3.17 The Jetsetters by Amanda Eyre Ward
0.963 3.91 Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
0.962 3.87 Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
0.961 3.63 Step on a Crack by James Patterson
0.959 3.73 Time Bomb by Joelle Charbonneau
0.953 3.8 King's Cage by Victoria Aveyard
0.952 3.51 The Woman Next Door by Barbara Delinsky
0.949 3.75 Acts of Mercy by Mariah Stewart
0.947 3.98 Divergent by Veronica Roth
0.947 3.36 The Pilot's Wife by Anita Shreve
0.947 3.89 Killing Kennedy : The End of Camelot by Bill O'Reilly
0.945 3.09 The Autograph Man by Zadie Smith
0.945 3.5 No Safe Place by Richard North Patterson
0.943 3.78 Immoral Certainty by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.941 3.44 The Chamber by John Grisham
0.941 3.7 Last Words by Mariah Stewart
0.941 3.48 Fault Lines by Anne Rivers Siddons
0.94 3.71 Killer Year: A Criminal Anthology by Lee Child
0.939 3.04 Cold Light by Jenn Ashworth
0.939 3.5 Private by James Patterson
0.937 3.88 Delirium by Lauren Oliver
0.936 3.57 The Perfect Stranger by Megan Miranda
0.936 3.76 Long Road to Mercy by David Baldacci
0.934 3.35 The Appeal by John Grisham
0.934 3.75 The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins
0.933 3.62 Graduation Day by Joelle Charbonneau
0.932 3.68 The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark
0.932 3.59 NEED by Joelle Charbonneau
0.931 3.67 A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult
0.931 3.77 Reckless Endangerment by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.93 3.52 Bone Thief by Thomas O'Callaghan
0.93 2.95 The Modigliani Scandal by Ken Follett
0.929 3.69 4th of July by James Patterson
0.929 3.7 3rd Degree by James Patterson
0.928 3.46 Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty
0.928 3.36 Private Vegas by James Patterson
0.927 3.47 The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
0.924 3.44 Mounting Fears by Stuart Woods
0.923 3.68 The 6th Target by James Patterson
0.922 3.59 The Islanders by Meg Mitchell Moore
0.922 3.57 Dirt by Stuart Woods
0.921 3.69 Second Child by John Saul
0.919 3.67 The 5th Horseman by James Patterson
0.917 3.5 The Street Lawyer by John Grisham
0.915 3.81 The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
0.915 3.53 The Bones of You by Debbie Howells
0.914 3.64 The Client by John Grisham
0.911 3.71 Summer of '69 by Elin Hilderbrand
0.911 3.76 The Firm by John Grisham
0.91 3.52 Wild Card by Stuart Woods
0.909 3.71 2nd Chance by James Patterson
0.909 3.36 A Case of Need by Michael Crichton
0.908 3.73 Hope to Die by James Patterson
0.906 3.63 The Pelican Brief by John Grisham
0.902 3.87 Escape by Carolyn Jessop
0.9 4 Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts
0.899 3.81 Promise Canyon by Robyn Carr
0.896 3.74 Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives by Gretchen Rubin
0.896 3.84 The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand
0.894 3.59 L.A. Dead by Stuart Woods
0.893 3.8 Cimarron Rose by James Lee Burke
0.893 3.64 Unintended Consequences by Stuart Woods
0.89 3.67 Altar of Eden by James Rollins
0.889 3.75 Irresistible Impulse by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.888 3.53 I've Got My Eyes on You by Mary Higgins Clark
0.888 3.81 Dark Truth by Mariah Stewart
0.887 4.16 Chiefs by Stuart Woods
0.883 3.68 The 8th Confession by James Patterson
0.882 3.63 What We Find by Robyn Carr
0.881 3.85 Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time by Brigid Schulte
0.88 3.57 The Au Pair by Emma Rous
0.88 3.52 Married at Midnight (The Determined Bride/ A Kiss After Midnight/ Scandal's Bride/ Beyond the Kiss) by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss
0.876 4.03 The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work: A Practical Guide from the Country's Foremost Relationship Expert by John M. Gottman
0.873 4.21 Illuminae by Amie Kaufman
0.873 3.37 Missing by James Patterson
0.87 3.77 All Dressed in White by Mary Higgins Clark
0.868 3.59 Other People's Houses by Abbi Waxman
0.866 3.45 The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian
0.866 4.18 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
0.864 3.77 The Post-American World by Fareed Zakaria
0.863 3.89 Last Look: A Novel of Suspense by Mariah Stewart
0.863 3.52 Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman
0.861 4.29 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling
0.857 3.49 Reckless Abandon by Stuart Woods
0.855 3.85 Neon Prey by John Sandford
0.855 3.83 House of Many Shadows by Barbara Michaels
0.854 3.62 Stranger in Paradise by Robert B. Parker
0.854 4 The Quiet Game by Greg Iles
0.853 3.65 The Guest List by Lucy Foley
0.852 3.8 Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau
0.849 3.25 Daybreak Zero by John Barnes
0.847 3.75 The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
0.841 3.73 Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter
0.84 3.95 Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer
0.839 3.65 Bright Eyes by Catherine Anderson
0.837 3.9 Mercy Street by Mariah Stewart
0.837 3.88 All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood by Jennifer Senior
0.834 3.79 Don't Overthink It: Make Easier Decisions, Stop Second-Guessing, and Bring More Joy to Your Life by Anne Bogel
0.831 3.88 An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
0.829 3.67 Ask Anyone (Trinity Harbor) by Sherryl Woods
0.827 3.78 Cry Mercy by Mariah Stewart
0.826 3.66 New York Dead by Stuart Woods
0.826 3.84 The Mother-in-Law by Sally Hepworth
0.825 3.55 The Weekenders by Mary Kay Andrews
0.823 3.6 Private Games by James Patterson
0.822 3.69 Intern: A Doctor's Initiation by Sandeep Jauhar
0.822 4.17 Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
0.821 3.7 11th Hour by James Patterson
0.817 3.69 Hot Pursuit by Stuart Woods
0.816 4.02 The Summer That Made Us by Robyn Carr
0.816 3.81 24 Hours by Greg Iles
0.816 4 The Viscount Who Loved Me by Julia Quinn
0.813 4.31 The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
0.81 3.8 True Evil by Greg Iles
0.809 3.67 Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape by Jenna Miscavige Hill
0.807 3.74 The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth
0.806 3.61 Dark Harbor by Stuart Woods
0.804 3.88 What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
0.804 3.8 Unlucky 13 by James Patterson
0.804 3.48 Lucid Intervals by Stuart Woods
0.803 3.62 Justice Denied by J. A. Jance
0.802 3.88 The Late Show by Michael Connelly
0.801 3.71 Fresh Disasters by Stuart Woods
0.801 3.55 The Short Forever by Stuart Woods
0.799 3.72 Worst Fears Realized by Stuart Woods
0.796 3.83 Material Witness by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.794 4.07 Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh
0.792 3.53 Perish Twice by Robert B. Parker
0.79 3.65 Bel-Air Dead by Stuart Woods
0.789 3.41 Dishonorable Intentions by Stuart Woods
0.788 3.61 Cruel Intent by J. A. Jance
0.784 3.88 Big Sky by Kate Atkinson
0.784 3.89 One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus
0.783 3.84 Silent Witness by Richard North Patterson
0.779 4.12 Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
0.778 3.89 Off the Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done by Laura Vanderkam
0.767 4 True Justice by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.767 4.08 Celebrity In Death by J. D. Robb
0.767 3.95 The Promise by Robyn Carr
0.766 4.34 How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen: A Survival Guide to Life with Children Ages 2-7 by Joanna Faber
0.764 3.73 The Secrets of Midwives by Sally Hepworth
0.76 3.83 Don't Let Go by Harlan Coben
0.759 4.06 The Child Catchers: Rescue, Trafficking, and the New Gospel of Adoption by Kathryn Joyce
0.758 3.78 The Narrows by Michael Connelly
0.757 3.96 Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren
0.756 3.89 The Chance by Robyn Carr
0.755 3.66 Fatal Error by J. A. Jance
0.742 3.48 The Crash Detectives: Investigating the World's Most Mysterious Air Disasters by Christine Negroni
0.738 4.05 No Lesser Plea by Robert K. Tanenbaum
0.735 3.98 Deep Freeze by John Sandford
0.735 4.21 Dave Ramsey's Complete Guide To Money by Dave Ramsey
0.733 4.12 When We Met by Susan Mallery
0.718 3.9 Scene of the Crime: A Writer's Guide to Crime-Scene Investigations (Howdunit Series) by Anne Wingate
0.709 3.69 A Heart Speaks (Forsaking All Others / A Promise to Cherish) by LaVyrle Spencer
0.703 3.65 Loyalty by Ingrid Thoft
0.703 4.39 Gemina by Amie Kaufman
0.694 3.64 Support and Defend by Mark Greaney
0.657 3.57 The True Love Wedding Dress (4-in-1) by Catherine Anderson
0.641 3.86 The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell
0.635 4.24 Me: Elton John Official Autobiography by Elton John
0.624 3.69 The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Gentle Ways to Stop Bedtime Battles and Improve Your Child's Sleep by Elizabeth Pantley
0.572 3.98 Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years by Tom Standage
0.57 3.62 On Call: A Doctor's Days and Nights in Residency by Emily R. Transue