Controversial Books for jackshlachter

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
1.375 3.2 The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
1.336 3.62 Don't Sweat the Small Stuff in Love: Simple Ways to Nurture and Strengthen Your Relationships While Avoiding the Habits That Break Down Your Loving Connection by Richard Carlson
1.322 3.52 Who Needs God by Harold S. Kushner
1.317 3.3 Don Carlos by Friedrich Schiller
1.232 3.39 Be My Knife by David Grossman
1.216 3.88 The Book of Letters: A Mystical Hebrew Alphabet by Lawrence Kushner
1.208 2.93 Woman of Valor by Lihi Lapid
1.206 4.01 Ulysses by James Joyce
1.194 3.41 Book of My Mother by Albert Cohen
1.189 3.53 Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
1.186 3.87 Conversations with God : An Uncommon Dialogue (Book 1) by Neale Donald Walsch
1.183 3.64 The Jew of New York by Ben Katchor
1.18 3.15 A New Kind of Science by Stephen Wolfram
1.172 3.63 The Superior Person's Book of Words by Peter Bowler
1.171 3.82 Heal Your Body by Louise Hay
1.167 3.64 The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing
1.162 3.71 The Case for Israel by Alan Dershowitz
1.158 3.96 Mechanics by Lev Landau
1.155 4.04 Ask and It Is Given: Learning to Manifest Your Desires by Esther Hicks
1.155 3.11 Surviving With Wolves by Misha Defonseca
1.151 3.31 Intrigue and Love by Friedrich Schiller
1.146 3.38 The Sonderberg Case by Elie Wiesel
1.141 3.27 The Search for God at Harvard by Ari L. Goldman
1.139 3.24 The Genizah at the House of Shepher: A Novel by Tamar Yellin
1.136 3.15 Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus: The Classic Guide to Understanding the Opposite Sex by John Gray
1.135 3.65 Physics and Philosophy: The Revolution in Modern Science by Werner Heisenberg
1.133 4.06 Gesenius' Hebrew Grammar by H. F. W. Gesenius
1.128 3.78 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.128 3.52 The Apocrypha: An American Translation by Edgar J. Goodspeed
1.127 3.97 The Guide for the Perplexed by Moses Maimonides
1.127 3.73 The Day the Rabbi Resigned by Harry Kemelman
1.127 4.05 Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
1.126 3.66 The book of J by David Rosenberg
1.125 3.12 Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean: How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom--and Revenge by Edward Kritzler
1.125 3.4 The Tenants by Bernard Malamud
1.125 3.48 Husband and wife by Zeruya Shalev
1.121 3.73 The Lord is My Shepherd : Healing Wisdom of the Twenty-Third Psalm by Harold S. Kushner
1.118 3.49 The Bible as History by Werner Keller
1.115 3.91 The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne
1.114 3.96 The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
1.114 3.63 On the Road by Jack Kerouac
1.114 3.84 Conversations With God : An Uncommon Dialogue (Book 2) by Neale Donald Walsch
1.112 3.98 The Novel of Ferrara by Giorgio Bassani
1.112 3.91 Kabbalah by Gershon Scholem
1.108 4.02 The Bahir by Nehunya ben HaKanah
1.097 3.68 The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
1.096 3.71 Dough: Simple Contemporary Breads by Richard Bertinet
1.095 3.46 A History of Pi by Petr Beckmann
1.095 3.71 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
1.095 3.64 Jephte's Daughter by Naomi Ragen
1.091 3.57 Anti-Semite and Jew: An Exploration of the Etiology of Hate by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.091 3.53 The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud
1.09 4.11 Capital: A Critique of Political Economy, volume I: The Process of Capitalist Production by Karl Marx
1.088 3.4 Life of a Good-for-Nothing by Joseph von Eichendorff
1.087 3.01 The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson
1.087 3.29 Absurdistan by Gary Shteyngart
1.086 4.02 The Works of Philo by C. D. Yonge
1.085 3.99 CRC standard mathematical tables by William H. Beyer
1.083 2.99 Panic in a Suitcase: A Novel by Yelena Akhtiorskaya
1.082 3.8 Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert M. Pirsig
1.079 3.55 Missing Kissinger by Etgar Keret
1.077 3.88 As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
1.076 3.62 Moses and Monotheism by Sigmund Freud
1.075 3.81 How to Cure a Fanatic by Amos Oz
1.075 3.83 Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson by Mitch Albom
1.074 3.8 The Book of Job by Stephen Mitchell
1.072 3.74 My Dad by Anthony Browne
1.072 3.8 Angel Numbers 101: The Meaning of 111, 123, 444, and Other Number Sequences by Doreen Virtue
1.072 4.16 Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism by Gershom Scholem
1.071 3.44 HarperCollins Spanish Dictionary: Spanish-English/English-Spanish by HarperCollins
1.069 3.76 Point Counter Point by Aldous Huxley
1.069 3.62 The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
1.068 3.65 Rodinsky's Room by Rachel Lichtenstein
1.067 3.69 Sabbath's Theater by Philip Roth
1.067 3.63 The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett
1.066 3.88 Why the Jews? The Reason for Antisemitism by Dennis Prager
1.066 3.98 Animal-Speak: The Spiritual & Magical Powers of Creatures Great & Small by Ted Andrews
1.064 3.77 The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
1.063 3.93 You Can Heal Your Life by Louise L. Hay
1.062 3.88 The Gates of the Forest: A Novel by Elie Wiesel
1.06 3.97 Jew Süss by Lion Feuchtwanger
1.059 3.76 The Idea of the Holy by Rudolf Otto
1.058 3.64 Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
1.057 3.48 Introduction to Solid State Physics by Charles Kittel
1.056 3.61 You Can't Drink All Day If You Don't Start in the Morning by Celia Rivenbark
1.055 3.83 Israel: A History by Martin Gilbert
1.054 3.52 Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust by Daniel Goldhagen
1.053 3.63 Law of Attraction: The Science of Attracting More of What You Want and Less of What You Don't by Michael J. Losier
1.053 3.8 Beware of God: Stories by Shalom Auslander
1.052 3.83 See Under: Love by David Grossman
1.052 3.44 The Rat by Günter Grass
1.051 3.79 The Flounder by Günter Grass
1.05 3.6 Out of My Later Years by Albert Einstein
1.05 3.61 Genesis and the Big Bang : The Discovery of Harmony Between Modern Science and the Bible by Gerald L. Schroeder
1.049 3.53 Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence
1.046 3.86 Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
1.046 3.7 Dave Barry's Gift Guide to End All Gift Guides by Dave Barry
1.045 3.81 Aha! Gotcha: Paradoxes to Puzzle and Delight by Martin Gardner
1.043 4.09 The Years with Ross by James Thurber
1.043 3.44 The Road to the Open by Arthur Schnitzler
1.043 3.71 Lord of the Flies by William Golding
1.043 3.68 Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language by Eva Hoffman
1.042 3.75 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
1.042 3.82 Apology / Crito / Phaedo / Symposium / Republic by Plato
1.042 3.72 Henderson the Rain King by Saul Bellow
1.041 3.73 Masada by Yigael Yadin
1.04 3.59 A Walker in the City by Alfred Kazin
1.04 3.73 The Tao of Physics by Fritjof Capra
1.039 3.52 The Centaur in the Garden by Moacyr Scliar
1.039 3.74 Fiasco by Imre Kertész
1.038 3.96 The Dreyfus Affair: "J`Accuse" and Other Writings by Émile Zola
1.036 3.91 Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer
1.036 3.97 Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas Wolfe
1.036 4.02 The Law of Attraction: The Basics of the Teachings of Abraham by Esther Hicks
1.035 4.2 To Life: A Celebration of Jewish Being and Thinking by Harold S. Kushner
1.034 3.92 Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic by Martha Beck
1.033 3.74 The Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the New Physics by Gary Zukav
1.033 3.67 Murder in Jerusalem by Batya Gur
1.032 4.11 The Innocents Abroad / Roughing It by Mark Twain
1.031 3.61 Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth
1.031 3.6 A Journey to the End of the Millennium by A. B. Yehoshua
1.03 3.99 I and Thou by Martin Buber
1.03 3.19 Mere Anarchy by Woody Allen
1.03 4.08 Mister God, This Is Anna by Fynn
1.03 4.24 The Complete Artscroll Siddur (Artscroll Mesorah Series) by Nosson Scherman
1.028 3.62 Zohar : The Book of Splendor : Basic Readings from the Kabbalah by Gershom Scholem
1.028 4.04 Joseph and His Brothers: The Stories of Jacob, Young Joseph, Joseph in Egypt, Joseph the Provider by Thomas Mann
1.027 3.74 We Are On Our Own: A Memoir by Miriam Katin
1.026 3.83 The Merriam-Webster Dictionary by Merriam-Webster
1.025 3.87 The Classical Theory of Fields by L. D. Landau
1.024 3.97 The Tin Drum by Günter Grass
1.024 3.6 Leaving the Atocha Station by Ben Lerner
1.023 3.86 Call It Sleep by Henry Roth
1.023 3.52 The Dying Animal by Philip Roth
1.022 3.66 Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me by Richard Fariña
1.022 3.85 Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
1.021 4.12 Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner
1.021 3.66 Herzog by Saul Bellow
1.021 3.47 Ravelstein by Saul Bellow
1.021 3.82 The Dead Sea Scrolls by Michael O. Wise
1.02 3.71 Man's Fate by André Malraux
1.019 3.53 Sea of Memory by Erri De Luca
1.018 3.53 Mother Courage and Her Children by Bertolt Brecht
1.018 3.54 The Thirteenth Tribe by Arthur Koestler
1.017 3.52 Fatherhood by Bill Cosby
1.017 3.44 Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart
1.015 3.65 The Golem by Isaac Bashevis Singer
1.013 3.54 The Wandering Jews by Joseph Roth
1.013 3.78 Tiny Alice by Edward Albee
1.013 3.45 The Te of Piglet by Benjamin Hoff
1.013 3.78 Nathan the Wise by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
1.012 4.04 The Town Beyond the Wall by Elie Wiesel
1.011 4.09 The Torah by Jewish Publication Society of America
1.011 3.88 Kaddish for an Unborn Child by Imre Kertész
1.011 3.1 The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
1.011 3.71 The Enormous Room by E. E. Cummings
1.01 3.84 Man and Superman by George Bernard Shaw
1.01 4.17 One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
1.009 3.46 The Great American Novel by Philip Roth
1.009 3.9 Clear Your Clutter with Feng Shui by Karen Kingston
1.008 3.89 Thirteen Stories by Eudora Welty
1.007 4.1 Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
1.007 3.68 "Master Harold" … and the Boys by Athol Fugard
1.007 4.09 The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
1.007 3.76 Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.006 3.66 The Lover by A. B. Yehoshua
1.006 4.07 Almanac of Words at Play by Willard R. Espy
1.006 3.84 The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow
1.006 3.55 The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered by Robert H. Eisenman
1.005 3.8 The Book of Five Rings by Musashi Miyamoto
1.005 3.52 The Oxford Book of Literary Anecdotes by James Sutherland
1.004 4.14 The Complete Fiction of Bruno Schultz: The Street of Crocodiles, Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass by Bruno Schulz
1.004 3.84 The Wild Palms by William Faulkner
1.003 3.91 Twilight by Elie Wiesel
1.002 3.88 Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis
1.001 4.09 Ethics by Baruch Spinoza
1.001 3.85 Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
1.001 3.74 Classical Mechanics by Herbert Goldstein
1 3.98 One Two Three . . . Infinity by George Gamow
0.999 3.61 Lake Success by Gary Shteyngart
0.999 3.9 Life of Pi by Yann Martel
0.999 3.63 The Doctor's Book of Home Remedies: Thousands of Tips and Techniques Anyone Can Use to Heal Everyday Health Problems by Prevention Magazine Editors
0.998 3.66 Astrology for Lovers by Liz Greene
0.998 3.95 Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.998 3.55 Waverley by Sir Walter Scott
0.998 3.89 The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
0.997 3.7 What I Saw: Reports from Berlin 1920-1933 by Joseph Roth
0.997 3.75 Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle by Dan Senor
0.997 4.1 The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
0.997 4 Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
0.997 3.81 The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
0.997 4.08 Everyman's Talmud: The Major Teachings of the Rabbinic Sages by Abraham Cohen
0.996 4.08 Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle by Vladimir Nabokov
0.996 3.83 The Book of Intimate Grammar by David Grossman
0.996 3.93 The God Particle: If the Universe Is the Answer, What Is the Question? by Leon M. Lederman
0.996 4.01 Hope For the Flowers by Trina Paulus
0.995 2.84 The Frozen Rabbi by Steve Stern
0.995 3.78 Here I Am by Jonathan Safran Foer
0.994 4.07 Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
0.994 3.5 The Ancient Near East, Volume 1: An Anthology of Texts and Pictures by James B. Pritchard
0.993 3.58 A Horse Walks Into a Bar by David Grossman
0.992 3.56 The End of the Road by John Barth
0.992 3.78 The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff
0.992 3.75 Fima by Amos Oz
0.99 3.65 The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics by Roger Penrose
0.99 4.01 Mr. Tompkins in Paperback by George Gamow
0.99 3.45 Lion's Honey: The Myth of Samson by David Grossman
0.989 3.88 An Exaltation of Larks by James Lipton
0.988 4.08 The Tarot: A Key to the Wisdom of the Ages by Paul Foster Case
0.988 4.19 Dictionnaire de douze mille verbes (Bescherelle : L'Art de conjuguer) by Louis Nicolas Bescherelle
0.988 3.48 Suddenly, Love by Aharon Appelfeld
0.988 3.92 The Pawnbroker by Edward Lewis Wallant
0.988 3.62 Gulliver's Travels and Other Writings by Jonathan Swift
0.988 3.79 Dog Years by Günter Grass
0.987 3.66 Love Life by Zeruya Shalev
0.987 3.79 The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford
0.987 3.57 Lemony Snicket: The Unauthorized Autobiography by Lemony Snicket
0.986 3.77 Family Lexicon by Natalia Ginzburg
0.986 3.71 Side Effects by Woody Allen
0.986 3.98 Yiddish with Dick and Jane by Ellis Weiner
0.986 3.53 Cycles of Time: An Extraordinary New View of the Universe by Roger Penrose
0.985 3.98 The Most of S.J.Perelman by S. J. Perelman
0.985 3.69 Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys : A Fairly Short Book by Dave Barry
0.985 3.48 Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. H. Lawrence
0.984 3.89 The Works of Josephus by Flavius Josephus
0.984 3.95 The Castle by Franz Kafka
0.983 3.91 Dave Barry's Book of Bad Songs by Dave Barry
0.982 3.63 The Day Before Happiness by Erri De Luca
0.981 3.58 Saturday Morning Murder by Batya Gur
0.981 4.03 The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
0.98 3.52 Pure Drivel by Steve Martin
0.98 3.67 That Day the Rabbi Left Town by Harry Kemelman
0.978 3.54 Seize the Day by Saul Bellow
0.978 3.96 Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
0.978 3.45 Cat and Mouse by Günter Grass
0.977 4 Einstein's Dreams by Alan Lightman
0.976 3.57 Beethoven's Hair: An Extraordinary Historical Odyssey and a Scientific Mystery Solved by Russell Martin
0.976 3.18 The Humbling by Philip Roth
0.976 3.72 "Our Crowd": The Great Jewish Families of New York by Stephen Birmingham
0.976 3.57 The Liberated Bride by A. B. Yehoshua
0.976 3.79 Lysistrata by Aristophanes
0.976 4.02 The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
0.975 3.73 God's Mountain by Erri De Luca
0.975 3.99 Joheved by Maggie Anton
0.975 4.02 How To Talk So Kids Can Learn by Adele Faber
0.975 3.9 Nabokov's Dozen by Vladimir Nabokov
0.974 3.98 Auto-da-Fé by Elias Canetti
0.974 3.91 The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli
0.973 3.84 J.B.: A Play in Verse by Archibald MacLeish
0.973 3.83 The Book of Abraham by Marek Halter
0.973 4.25 Belle du Seigneur by Albert Cohen
0.973 3.64 The Homecoming by Harold Pinter
0.972 3.4 The Pocket Book of Quotations by Henry Davidoff
0.972 3.75 Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin A. Abbott
0.972 3.77 Spinoza: A Life by Steven Nadler
0.972 3.64 Scenes from Village Life by Amos Oz
0.972 3.84 Exploring the World of Lucid Dreaming by Stephen LaBerge
0.971 4.07 The Anatomy Coloring Book by Wynn Kapit
0.971 3.72 Someday the Rabbi Will Leave by Harry Kemelman
0.971 3.57 Sanctuary by William Faulkner
0.97 3.99 The Tassajara Bread Book by Edward Espe Brown
0.97 4.04 Practicing the Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
0.969 3.37 God's Grace by Bernard Malamud
0.969 3.69 The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett
0.969 3.8 When All You've Ever Wanted Isn't Enough by Harold S. Kushner
0.968 4.15 The Elements of Style by William Jr. Strunk
0.968 3.62 The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number by Mario Livio
0.968 3.8 The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation by Bethany Keeley
0.968 3.73 Tristan: With the surviving fragments of the 'Tristran' of Thomas by Gottfried von Strassburg
0.967 3.58 To Know a Woman by Amos Oz
0.966 3.85 God: A Biography by Jack Miles
0.966 4.31 Love is in the Earth: A Kaleidoscope of Crystals - The Reference Book Describing the Metaphysical Properties of the Mineral Kingdom by Melody
0.965 4.03 Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
0.965 4 The Memoirs of Glückel of Hameln by Glückel of Hameln
0.965 4 The First Days of School by Harry K. Wong
0.964 3.61 Big Trouble by Dave Barry
0.964 3.97 The Five Love Languages by Gary D. Chapman
0.963 4.15 Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer: Stories by Ben Katchor
0.962 3.79 A Mad Desire to Dance by Elie Wiesel
0.962 3.88 Spacetime Physics by Edwin F. Taylor
0.961 3.75 My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey by Jill Bolte Taylor
0.961 3.96 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari
0.961 4.22 Shoah: An Oral History of the Holocaust: The Complete Text of the Film by Claude Lanzmann
0.96 4.17 Madrigal's Magic Key to Spanish: A Creative and Proven Approach by Margarita Madrigal
0.96 3.86 The Books of Jacob by Olga Tokarczuk
0.959 3.42 The Quark and the Jaguar: Adventures in the Simple and the Complex by Murray Gell-Mann
0.959 3.47 Woody Allen: A Biography by Eric Lax
0.958 3.99 Light in August by William Faulkner
0.958 3.94 When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold S. Kushner
0.958 3.45 The Russian Debutante's Handbook by Gary Shteyngart
0.958 3.78 Murphy by Samuel Beckett
0.957 3.48 The Big Bounce by Elmore Leonard
0.957 3.93 Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples by Harville Hendrix
0.957 3.7 The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
0.956 3.64 Castle Gripsholm by Kurt Tucholsky
0.956 3.74 You Just Don't Understand: Women and Men in Conversation by Deborah Tannen
0.956 3.99 Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee
0.955 3.35 To Jerusalem and Back: A Personal Account by Saul Bellow
0.955 3.26 Wilderness by Robert B. Parker
0.955 3.94 The Yogi Book: "I Really Didn't Say Everything I Said" by Yogi Berra
0.955 3.78 Getting Even by Woody Allen
0.955 3.55 The Physics of Star Trek by Lawrence M. Krauss
0.954 3.8 Candide by Voltaire
0.953 3.54 Timescape by Gregory Benford
0.953 4.1 Sotah by Naomi Ragen
0.953 3.93 A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller
0.953 3.56 Dave Barry Turns 50 by Dave Barry
0.952 4.01 To the End of the Land by David Grossman
0.952 3.6 A New Life by Bernard Malamud
0.952 3.99 The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe by Roger Penrose
0.952 3.57 The Literary Murder by Batya Gur
0.951 3.94 Walking the Bible: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses by Bruce Feiler
0.951 4.3 The Sabbath by Abraham Joshua Heschel
0.95 3.93 Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great by Jim Collins
0.95 4.14 A Dictionary of Modern English Usage by H.W. Fowler
0.95 3.53 The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackermann
0.95 4.2 The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann
0.95 3.89 A Delicate Balance by Edward Albee
0.95 3.94 Peony by Pearl S. Buck
0.95 3.91 Go Down, Moses by William Faulkner
0.95 3.98 Tevye the Dairyman / The Railroad Stories by Sholom Aleichem
0.949 4.1 The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
0.949 3.59 36 Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction by Rebecca Goldstein
0.948 3.68 For the Relief of Unbearable Urges: Stories by Nathan Englander
0.948 3.91 Back To The Sources: Reading the Classic Jewish Texts by Barry W. Holtz
0.948 4.14 The Street of Crocodiles by Bruno Schulz
0.948 3.8 Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynne Truss
0.947 4.27 The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy
0.947 3.62 The Natural by Bernard Malamud
0.947 3.82 Holidays on Ice: Stories by David Sedaris
0.946 3.68 Gideon's Spies: The Secret History of the Mossad by Gordon Thomas
0.946 3.54 The Turn of the Screw / Daisy Miller by Henry James
0.946 3.7 The Girl on the Fridge: Stories by Etgar Keret
0.946 3.64 Operation Shylock: A Confession by Philip Roth
0.945 4.23 The Book of Jewish Values: A Day-by-Day Guide to Ethical Living by Joseph Telushkin
0.944 4.22 Four Films: Annie Hall, Interiors, Manhattan, Stardust Memories by Woody Allen
0.944 3.85 The Hamlet by William Faulkner
0.944 3.7 Three Horses by Erri De Luca
0.944 3.94 Late Night Thoughts on Listening to Mahler's Ninth Symphony by Lewis Thomas
0.944 3.95 Ivanov / The Seagull / Uncle Vanya / Three Sisters / The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov
0.944 3.53 Bee Season by Myla Goldberg
0.943 3.96 The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology's New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts by Israel Finkelstein
0.943 4.03 The Ethics ; Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect ; Selected Letters by Baruch Spinoza
0.943 3.7 Foreskin's Lament by Shalom Auslander
0.943 3.9 Dubliners by James Joyce
0.943 3.31 Good People by Nir Baram
0.943 3.67 Amerika by Franz Kafka
0.942 3.64 Classical Electrodynamics by John David Jackson
0.942 4.01 Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
0.942 4.08 Diaries 1910 - 1923 by Franz Kafka
0.942 4.03 The Odyssey by Homer
0.942 4.05 Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
0.942 3.79 The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon
0.941 3.34 Love and Glory by Robert B. Parker
0.941 3.9 The Forgotten by Elie Wiesel
0.941 3.78 The Meaning of Liff by Douglas Adams
0.94 4.06 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
0.94 3.54 One Night, Markovitch by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen
0.94 3.85 The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm
0.94 4.11 The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish
0.94 4.01 The Trial by Franz Kafka
0.939 3.92 Demian by Hermann Hesse
0.939 3.84 Badenheim 1939 by Aharon Appelfeld
0.938 3.67 Saturday the Rabbi Went Hungry by Harry Kemelman
0.938 3.15 Perchance to Dream by Robert B. Parker
0.937 3.76 The King of the Fields by Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.937 4.04 Late Innings: A Baseball Companion by Roger Angell
0.937 3.58 Letters From My Windmill by Alphonse Daudet
0.937 3.49 The Cocktail Party by T. S. Eliot
0.936 3.84 The Human Stain by Philip Roth
0.936 3.95 The Stranger by Albert Camus
0.936 3.77 Short Friday and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.935 3.47 The Gilded Chamber by Rebecca Kohn
0.935 3.9 Dave Barry Slept Here: A Sort of History of the United States by Dave Barry
0.934 3.83 The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English (Penguin Classics) by Géza Vermes
0.934 3.82 The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit by Lucette Lagnado
0.934 3.74 The Grass Is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck
0.933 3.73 Greek art by John Boardman
0.933 3.82 Fantasia Mathematica by Clifton Fadiman
0.933 4.07 Kaddish by Leon Wieseltier
0.932 3.74 The Zigzag Kid by David Grossman
0.931 3.89 The Counterlife by Philip Roth
0.931 3.59 A Savage Place by Robert B. Parker
0.931 3.12 The Judges by Elie Wiesel
0.93 3.88 The Shawl: A Story and Novella by Cynthia Ozick
0.93 4.2 The Definitive Biography of P. D. Q. Bach by Peter Schickele
0.93 3.97 Souls on Fire: Portraits and Legends of Hasidic Masters by Elie Wiesel
0.929 3.79 Without Feathers by Woody Allen
0.929 3.45 Yekl and the Imported Bridegroom and Other Stories of Yiddish New York by Abraham Cahan
0.929 3.95 Shadows on the Hudson by Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.928 3.59 Insane City by Dave Barry
0.928 3.33 Deception by Philip Roth
0.927 3.85 Sh*t My Dad Says by Justin Halpern
0.927 3.72 Boogers are My Beat : More Lies, but Some Actual Journalism by Dave Barry
0.927 3.47 Open Heart by Elie Wiesel
0.927 4.02 Writing Fiction: The Practical Guide from New York's Acclaimed Creative Writing School by Gotham Writers' Workshop
0.927 3.88 This is My God by Herman Wouk
0.927 3.73 Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
0.926 3.43 The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus by Merriam-Webster
0.926 3.68 A Short Guide to a Happy Life by Anna Quindlen
0.926 3.73 Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott
0.926 4.11 The Glass Bead Game by Hermann Hesse
0.925 4.2 Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
0.925 3.71 The Ministry of Special Cases by Nathan Englander
0.924 3.86 A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Karen Armstrong
0.924 4.13 Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories by Edith Pearlman
0.923 3.78 Letter to His Father by Franz Kafka
0.923 4.01 Collected Stories by Gabriel García Márquez
0.923 4 The Collected Stories of Deborah Eisenberg by Deborah Eisenberg
0.923 3.82 The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea by Yukio Mishima
0.922 3.86 Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland by Jan T. Gross
0.922 3.61 Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor
0.922 4.04 Collected Stories by Isaac Babel
0.922 3.62 AMA Family Medical Guide by American M... Association
0.922 3.52 Blooms of Darkness by Aharon Appelfeld
0.921 4.23 Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
0.921 4.13 A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O'Connor
0.921 3.84 The Meaning of it All: Thoughts of a Citizen-Scientist by Richard Feynman
0.92 3.47 Great House by Nicole Krauss
0.92 4.29 The Vortex: Where the Law of Attraction Assembles All Cooperative Relationships by Esther Hicks
0.92 4.17 The Family Mark Twain by Mark Twain
0.919 3.44 Lunatics by Dave Barry
0.919 3.66 Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain by Oliver Sacks
0.919 3.65 Play According to Hoyle: Hoyle's Rules of Games by Albert H. Morehead
0.919 4.22 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
0.918 3.96 Miriam by Maggie Anton
0.918 4.11 Fear and Trembling/Repetition : Kierkegaard's Writings, Vol. 6 by Søren Kierkegaard
0.917 3.53 Him With His Foot in His Mouth and Other Stories by Saul Bellow
0.916 3.87 Ideas and Opinions by Albert Einstein
0.916 4.02 The Agony and the Ecstasy: A Biographical Novel of Michelangelo by Irving Stone
0.916 3.94 How the Other Half Lives by Jacob A. Riis
0.916 4.14 The Neverending Story by Michael Ende
0.916 4.18 Hyperion by Dan Simmons
0.916 3.7 Murder Duet by Batya Gur
0.916 3.97 Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
0.916 3.96 Capital, Vol. 3: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
0.915 3.7 Dave Barry's Bad Habits : A 100% Fact-Free Book by Dave Barry
0.915 3.89 Death in Venice and Seven Other Stories by Thomas Mann
0.914 3.69 Unknown Man #89 by Elmore Leonard
0.914 3.97 The Fifth Risk by Michael Lewis
0.914 3.4 The Darwin Awards: Evolution in Action by Wendy Northcutt
0.914 3.86 Jewish Holidays by Michael Strassfeld
0.914 3.89 Feynman’s Lost Lecture; The Motion of Planets Around the Sun by Richard Feynman
0.913 3.81 A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Scandalous Treatise and the Birth of the Secular Age by Steven Nadler
0.913 3.57 How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less by Sarah Glidden
0.913 3.94 Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon by Jorge Amado
0.912 4.2 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
0.912 3.8 The World to Come by Dara Horn
0.912 4.11 The Complete Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
0.912 3.8 In an Antique Land by Amitav Ghosh
0.911 4.14 The Chosen by Chaim Potok
0.911 3.92 The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
0.911 4.13 Collected Stories of William Faulkner by William Faulkner
0.911 3.92 It Was a Dark and Stormy Night by Scott Rice
0.91 4.1 The Character of Physical Law by Richard Feynman
0.91 3.52 The Godwulf Manuscript by Robert B. Parker
0.91 3.75 Mr. Sammler's Planet by Saul Bellow
0.91 4.16 The Fannie Farmer Cookbook by Marion Cunningham
0.91 3.68 Stick by Elmore Leonard
0.909 3.89 The Fall by Albert Camus
0.909 3.66 Barrel Fever: Stories and Essays by David Sedaris
0.909 3.93 The Complete Prose of Woody Allen by Woody Allen
0.909 3.72 The Black Cloud by Fred Hoyle
0.909 3.55 Dave Barry's Only Travel Guide You'll Ever Need by Dave Barry
0.909 3.96 The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry
0.908 3.26 Suddenly in the Depths of the Forest by Amos Oz
0.908 3.88 Worms Eat My Garbage by Mary Appelhof
0.908 4.06 Fin-de-Siècle Vienna: Politics and Culture by Carl E. Schorske
0.908 4.22 As a Driven Leaf by Milton Steinberg
0.907 3.92 Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges
0.907 4.03 Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72 by Hunter S. Thompson
0.907 4.07 Cosmicomics by Italo Calvino
0.907 3.88 In the Image by Dara Horn
0.907 4.17 Biblical Literacy: The Most Important People, Events, and Ideas of the Hebrew Bible by Joseph Telushkin
0.907 3.41 Max and the Cats by Moacyr Scliar
0.907 3.88 The Orchard by Yochi Brandes
0.906 4.04 Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
0.906 4.29 Sepher Yetzirah by Akiba ben Joseph
0.906 3.61 One Fine Day the Rabbi Bought a Cross by Harry Kemelman
0.906 3.86 Up the Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman
0.905 4.11 The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
0.905 3.7 Lanterns & Lances by James Thurber
0.904 3.71 Chips off the Old Benchley by Robert Benchley
0.903 3.4 Jane Austen in Boca: A Novel by Paula Marantz Cohen
0.903 4.18 Tante Jolesch or the Decline of the West in Anecdotes by Friedrich Torberg
0.903 3.74 The Essential Kabbalah: The Heart of Jewish Mysticism by Daniel C. Matt
0.903 4.15 Mimesis: the representation of reality in western literature by Erich Auerbach
0.902 3.66 My Russian Grandmother and Her American Vacuum Cleaner by Meir Shalev
0.901 3.57 Exit Wounds by Rutu Modan
0.901 3.83 A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash by Sylvia Nasar
0.901 3.99 The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride
0.901 3.64 Everyman by Philip Roth
0.901 4.17 The Journal of Hélène Berr by Hélène Berr
0.901 3.02 Mosquitoes by William Faulkner
0.9 3.84 The Scientific American Book of Mathematical Puzzles & Diversions by Martin Gardner
0.9 3.86 Intruder in the Dust by William Faulkner
0.899 3.85 Brain Droppings by George Carlin
0.899 4.14 The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956: An Experiment in Literary Investigation (Volume One, Parts I-II) by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
0.899 3.94 Mythology by Edith Hamilton