Controversial Books for irvikita

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

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Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.805 3.25 The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ by Joseph Smith
1.238 3.85 Surreal Numbers by Donald E. Knuth
1.225 3.02 The Land of Painted Caves by Jean M. Auel
1.13 3.58 The Klingon Dictionary: English/Klingon, Klingon/English by Marc Okrand
1.128 3.8 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.095 3.65 Last and First Men by Olaf Stapledon
1.095 3.44 A History of Pi by Petr Beckmann
1.084 3.55 The Shelters of Stone by Jean M. Auel
1.077 3.56 Martians, Go Home by Fredric Brown
1.069 3.85 The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien
1.055 3.16 The Eyes of the Beholders by A. C. Crispin
1.049 3.56 The Plains of Passage by Jean M. Auel
1.048 3.49 The Cat Who Walks Through Walls by Robert A. Heinlein
1.044 3.3 Of Time and Stars by Arthur C. Clarke
1.044 3.65 Job: A Comedy of Justice by Robert A. Heinlein
1.043 3.71 Lord of the Flies by William Golding
1.041 3.34 Rama II by Arthur C. Clarke
1.03 3.08 The Snow Tiger by Desmond Bagley
1.021 3.46 A Rock and a Hard Place by Peter David
1.019 3.36 Sixth Column by Robert A. Heinlein
1.001 3.35 6/12 by Ilkka Remes
0.997 3.68 Infinity and the Mind: The Science and Philosophy of the Infinite by Rudy Rucker
0.98 3.93 The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel
0.979 3.8 The Valley of Horses by Jean M. Auel
0.979 3.57 Who Goes Here? by Bob Shaw
0.978 3.33 The Embedding by Ian Watson
0.975 3.24 Die Astronauten by Stanisław Lem
0.968 3.54 Hell House by Richard Matheson
0.966 3.68 The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel
0.966 3.52 Chance and Chaos by David Ruelle
0.963 4.13 The Wanderer by Mika Waltari
0.961 4.01 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari
0.96 3.68 The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
0.958 3.91 Blindsight by Peter Watts
0.957 3.78 Ringworld by Larry Niven
0.955 4.03 If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens … Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life by Stephen Webb
0.949 3.72 Prelude to Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.949 3.64 Xenocide by Orson Scott Card
0.948 3.78 Foundation and Earth by Isaac Asimov
0.946 3.52 Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear
0.946 3.85 To a God Unknown by John Steinbeck
0.946 3.72 Consider Phlebas by Iain M. Banks
0.942 4 Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.942 3.52 Podkayne of Mars by Robert A. Heinlein
0.941 3.7 The Quantum Thief by Hannu Rajaniemi
0.937 3.42 Alien Sex: 19 Tales by the Masters of Science Fiction and Dark Fantasy by Ellen Datlow
0.936 3.5 The Stars, Like Dust by Isaac Asimov
0.935 3.52 Artemis by Andy Weir
0.934 3.71 The Joy of Mathematics: Discovering Mathematics All Around You by Theoni Pappas
0.934 3.08 The Trellisane Confrontation by David Dvorkin
0.933 3.76 The Goldilocks Enigma: Why Is the Universe Just Right for Life? by Paul Davies
0.931 3.35 Beyond This Horizon by Robert A. Heinlein
0.931 3.72 Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
0.93 3.21 2061: Odyssey Three by Arthur C. Clarke
0.928 3.6 Deathworld 1 by Harry Harrison
0.928 3.86 The Matchbox That Ate a Forty-Ton Truck: What Everyday Things Tell Us About the Universe by Marcus Chown
0.924 3.6 The Cult of Information: A Neo-Luddite Treatise on High-Tech, Artificial Intelligence, and the True Art of Thinking by Theodore Roszak
0.924 3.98 Speaker for the Dead by Orson Scott Card
0.923 3.56 Revenger by Alastair Reynolds
0.922 3.95 Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
0.921 4.12 The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein
0.92 3.92 The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester
0.919 3.64 The Technicolor Time Machine by Harry Harrison
0.918 3.85 Robots and Empire by Isaac Asimov
0.917 3.27 Information: The New Language of Science by Hans Christian Von Baeyer
0.917 3.61 The Stainless Steel Rat by Harry Harrison
0.916 4.19 Hyperion by Dan Simmons
0.915 4.06 The Best of Cordwainer Smith by Cordwainer Smith
0.914 3.85 Gentlemen and Players by Joanne Harris
0.913 3.98 Startide Rising by David Brin
0.913 3.71 Methuselah's Children by Robert A. Heinlein
0.912 4.02 Papillon by Henri Charrière
0.912 3.3 The Tightrope Men by Desmond Bagley
0.911 3.07 The Golden Keel by Desmond Bagley
0.91 4.1 The Character of Physical Law by Richard Feynman
0.909 3.67 The Black Cloud by Fred Hoyle
0.909 4 The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons
0.909 3.65 The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton
0.908 4.1 A Fire upon the Deep by Vernor Vinge
0.907 3.95 Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges
0.906 3.8 Foundation's Edge by Isaac Asimov
0.906 3.76 The Great Train Robbery by Michael Crichton
0.906 3.76 The Making of Star Trek by Stephen E. Whitfield
0.905 3.56 Nemesis by Isaac Asimov
0.905 3.55 Banco: The Further Adventures of Papillion by Henri Charrière
0.904 3.57 Tau Zero by Poul Anderson
0.904 3.93 Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke
0.903 3.87 The Theoretical Minimum: What You Need to Know to Start Doing Physics by Leonard Susskind
0.901 3.84 Definitely maybe: a manuscript discovered under strange circumstances by Arkady Strugatsky
0.901 3.29 Running Blind by Desmond Bagley
0.9 3.81 Revelation Space by Alastair Reynolds
0.9 3.8 Forward the Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.9 3.83 The Telling by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.9 3.79 Blood Music by Greg Bear
0.899 4.14 The Cyberiad: Fables for the Cybernetic Age by Stanisław Lem
0.899 3.82 Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea by Charles Seife
0.896 4.05 The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.896 3.46 The Status Civilization by Robert Sheckley
0.896 4.15 The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.892 3.67 Reach for Tomorrow by Arthur C. Clarke
0.882 3.88 The Robots of Dawn by Isaac Asimov
0.881 3.63 The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells
0.88 3.63 Poseidon's Wake by Alastair Reynolds
0.88 3.59 The Currents of Space by Isaac Asimov
0.88 3.97 Foundation and Empire by Isaac Asimov
0.879 3.68 The Songs of Distant Earth by Arthur C. Clarke
0.879 3.84 Scissors Cut Paper Wrap Stone by Ian McDonald
0.879 3.98 Dragon's Egg by Robert L. Forward
0.877 3.99 Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan
0.877 3.5 The Stainless Steel Rat for President by Harry Harrison
0.876 3.85 The Gods Themselves by Isaac Asimov
0.876 3.94 Rendezvous With Rama by Arthur C. Clarke
0.874 3.71 The Man Who Sold the Moon by Robert A. Heinlein
0.873 4.06 Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics by John Derbyshire
0.871 3.96 The Life and Death of Planet Earth: How the New Science of Astrobiology Charts the Ultimate Fate of Our World by Peter D. Ward
0.869 3.59 Revolt in 2100 by Robert A. Heinlein
0.869 3.79 Pushing Ice by Alastair Reynolds
0.869 4.19 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
0.869 3.71 High Citadel by Desmond Bagley
0.868 3.8 E=mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation by David Bodanis
0.868 3.81 Mission of Gravity by Hal Clement
0.868 4.01 Second Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.868 3.8 The Algebraist by Iain M. Banks
0.867 3.98 Endymion by Dan Simmons
0.867 4.27 The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.867 3.77 Dauntless by Jack Campbell
0.863 3.74 Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli
0.861 3.12 Spock Must Die! by James Blish
0.861 3 Night of Light by Philip José Farmer
0.86 3.66 A Stainless Steel Rat Is Born by Harry Harrison
0.86 3.94 Way Station by Clifford D. Simak
0.86 3.62 Permafrost by Alastair Reynolds
0.86 3.47 Man Plus by Frederik Pohl
0.858 3.66 The Kraken Wakes by John Wyndham
0.858 3.51 The Vivero Letter by Desmond Bagley
0.855 4.31 Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
0.854 4.09 The Fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons
0.854 3.95 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
0.854 4.03 The Forever War by Joe Haldeman
0.853 3.94 The City and the Stars by Arthur C. Clarke
0.853 4.24 Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
0.852 3.95 Gateway by Frederik Pohl
0.849 3.89 Citizen of the Galaxy by Robert A. Heinlein
0.849 4 2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke
0.848 3.6 2010: Odyssey Two by Arthur C. Clarke
0.847 3.08 The Freedom Trap by Desmond Bagley
0.847 4.32 Powers of Ten: A Book About the Relative Size of Things in the Universe and the Effect of Adding Another Zero by Philip Morrison
0.845 3.7 A Fall of Moondust by Arthur C. Clarke
0.844 4.26 The Egyptian by Mika Waltari
0.843 3.41 Star Trek Log One by Alan Dean Foster
0.842 3.71 Double Star by Robert A. Heinlein
0.841 3.57 Murphy's Law and Other Reasons Why Things Go Wrong by Arthur Bloch
0.841 3.49 Sarasvatin hiekkaa by Risto Isomäki
0.84 3.77 The Word for World Is Forest by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.839 3.59 Space Cadet by Robert A. Heinlein
0.836 3.98 The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury
0.835 3.96 The Adventurer by Mika Waltari
0.831 3.83 Ice Station Zebra by Alistair MacLean
0.831 3.74 The Chain of Chance by Stanisław Lem
0.829 3.94 The Wind's Twelve Quarters by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.826 3.78 The Trouble with Tribbles by David Gerrold
0.824 4.36 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: A Trilogy in Five Parts by Douglas Adams
0.823 3.61 Make Room! Make Room! by Harry Harrison
0.823 3.3 Star Trek Log Three by Alan Dean Foster
0.822 3.79 Elysium Fire by Alastair Reynolds
0.821 3.86 Inverted World by Christopher Priest
0.82 3.34 The Hammer of God by Arthur C. Clarke
0.82 3.95 The Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov
0.818 4.23 Surely You're Joking, Mr Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard Feynman
0.818 4.28 The Martian by Andy Weir
0.817 3.58 Kädettömät kuninkaat ja muita häiritseviä tarinoita by Johanna Sinisalo
0.816 3.73 Courageous by Jack Campbell
0.814 3.84 Victorious by Jack Campbell
0.813 3.81 Relentless by Jack Campbell
0.812 3.9 The Naked Sun by Isaac Asimov
0.811 3.4 The Merchants' War by Frederik Pohl
0.804 3.52 Star Trek 9 by James Blish
0.804 3.52 Slow Bullets by Alastair Reynolds
0.803 3.18 The Cool War by Frederik Pohl
0.803 3.94 Redemption Ark by Alastair Reynolds
0.803 3.94 Look to Windward by Iain M. Banks
0.802 3.92 Starquake by Robert L. Forward
0.802 3.9 Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.8 4.03 The End of Eternity by Isaac Asimov
0.8 3.5 The Whole Man by John Brunner
0.799 3.83 Absolution Gap by Alastair Reynolds
0.797 3.47 The Dark Light Years by Brian W. Aldiss
0.796 3.74 Fearless by Jack Campbell
0.795 3.24 Star Trek Log Two by Alan Dean Foster
0.793 3.33 The Covenant of the Crown by Howard Weinstein
0.792 3.79 The Midwich Cuckoos by John Wyndham
0.79 4.08 The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality by Brian Greene
0.789 4.04 House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds
0.787 3.78 Blue Remembered Earth by Alastair Reynolds
0.786 4.26 A Deepness in the Sky by Vernor Vinge
0.784 3.98 Surface Detail by Iain M. Banks
0.78 4.52 The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.775 4 Citizen in space by Robert Sheckley
0.772 4.14 The Player of Games by Iain M. Banks
0.764 3.53 The Sands of Mars by Arthur C. Clarke
0.763 4.38 Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling
0.763 3.78 Valiant by Jack Campbell
0.761 4.17 The Complete Robot by Isaac Asimov
0.761 3.71 Diamond Dogs, Turquoise Days by Alastair Reynolds
0.759 3.49 Star Trek Log Four by Alan Dean Foster
0.751 3.61 Lord Tyger by Philip José Farmer
0.747 3.82 The World of Star Trek by David Gerrold
0.746 3.45 Islands in the Sky by Arthur C. Clarke
0.728 3.61 Fugue for a Darkening Island by Christopher Priest
0.716 3.82 On the Steel Breeze by Alastair Reynolds
0.711 4 The Prefect by Alastair Reynolds
0.703 3.43 Star Trek Log Six by Alan Dean Foster
0.698 3.89 Galactic North [collection] by Alastair Reynolds
0.698 3.78 Before the Beginning by Martin J. Rees
0.694 3.46 Earthlight by Arthur C. Clarke
0.685 3.67 Iron Man: My Journey Through Heaven and Hell with Black Sabbath by Tony Iommi
0.678 3.83 Kaiken käsikirja : mitä jokaisen tulisi tietää? by Esko Valtaoja