Controversial Books for jddworkin

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
1.307 3.29 I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell by Tucker Max
1.223 3.67 Shutter Island [2010 film] by Martin Scorsese
1.223 3.2 Assholes Finish First by Tucker Max
1.219 3.01 The Murder of King Tut: The Plot to Kill the Child King - A Nonfiction Thriller by James Patterson
1.165 3.53 The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
1.155 3.48 A Million Little Pieces by James Frey
1.144 3.3 Mistress by Steve Martini
1.14 3.57 Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire
1.128 3.79 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.117 3.51 The Taking by Dean Koontz
1.107 3.4 Hell's Angel: The Life and Times of Sonny Barger and the Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club by Sonny Barger
1.103 3.05 The Quest by Nelson DeMille
1.102 3.15 White Shark by Peter Benchley
1.096 3.45 The Gate House by Nelson DeMille
1.062 3.68 American Sniper by Chris Kyle
1.056 3.72 Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
1.055 3.3 Zoo by James Patterson
1.053 3.8 The Gunslinger by Stephen King
1.052 3.4 Sail by James Patterson
1.051 3.36 The Darkest Evening of the Year by Dean Koontz
1.041 3.44 The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King
1.026 3.58 My Friend Leonard by James Frey
1.026 3.55 Timeline by Michael Crichton
1.023 3.28 The Christmas Train by David Baldacci
1.014 3.45 Cell by Stephen King
1.006 3.55 The President's Shadow by Brad Meltzer
1.002 3.41 The Reckoning by John Grisham
0.996 3.56 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith
0.995 3.74 Kiss the Girls by James Patterson
0.991 3.55 The President Is Missing by Bill Clinton
0.989 4.06 The Road by Cormac McCarthy
0.984 3.33 Too Fat to Fish by Artie Lange
0.983 3.7 Bag of Bones by Stephen King
0.98 3.5 Pure Drivel by Steve Martin
0.978 3.85 The Gold Coast by Nelson DeMille
0.976 3.59 Love & Death: The Murder of Kurt Cobain by Max Wallace
0.975 3.53 Ford County: Stories by John Grisham
0.97 3.66 Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King
0.968 3.44 Cujo by Stephen King
0.966 3.84 The Last American Vampire by Seth Grahame-Smith
0.963 3.92 Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
0.962 3.93 For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
0.958 3.59 Jaws by Peter Benchley
0.958 3.51 Down the River unto the Sea by Walter Mosley
0.958 4.07 It by Stephen King
0.953 3.76 Absolute Power by David Baldacci
0.953 3.81 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
0.952 3.66 One More Thing by B. J. Novak
0.951 4.03 The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
0.95 3.53 Deliver Us from Evil by David Baldacci
0.947 3.53 The Inner Circle by Brad Meltzer
0.947 3.64 The Natural by Bernard Malamud
0.946 3.75 Slash by Slash
0.945 3.58 Last Man Standing by David Baldacci
0.94 3.54 The Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston
0.939 3.52 Blue Moon by Lee Child
0.936 3.7 Long Road to Mercy by David Baldacci
0.936 3.85 Sideways by Rex Pickett
0.932 4.02 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
0.929 3.35 Gray Mountain: A Novel by John Grisham
0.929 3.33 Pirate Latitudes by Michael Crichton
0.928 4.1 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
0.921 3.53 Simple Genius by David Baldacci
0.919 4.16 Hamlet by William Shakespeare
0.918 3.83 Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.916 3.69 The Camel Club by David Baldacci
0.915 3.88 Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
0.914 3.74 Past Tense by Lee Child
0.912 3.61 The Good Guy by Dean Koontz
0.911 3.94 Salem's Lot by Stephen King
0.91 3.87 Prince Caspian by C. S. Lewis
0.91 3.73 Carrie by Stephen King
0.908 3.88 Duma Key by Stephen King
0.908 3.95 Shout!: The Beatles in Their Generation by Philip Norman
0.907 3.33 Zoo 2 (BookShots) by James Patterson
0.904 4.02 Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
0.903 3.87 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
0.902 3.61 Nothing to Lose by Lee Child
0.902 3.63 The Girl in the Spider's Web by David Lagercrantz
0.899 3.61 Elevation by Stephen King
0.898 3.57 My Cross to Bear by Gregg Allman
0.898 3.57 Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham
0.895 3.95 James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
0.889 3.87 Memory Man by David Baldacci
0.887 3.85 Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow
0.886 3.89 American Assassin by Vince Flynn
0.884 3.64 The Sentinel by Lee Child
0.883 4.08 The Drawing of the Three by Stephen King
0.879 3.84 Heavier Than Heaven by Charles R. Cross
0.879 3.75 Never Go Back [with bonus novella 'High Heat'] by Lee Child
0.878 3.83 Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt
0.877 3.87 The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick
0.877 4.03 No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
0.877 3.8 Killing Floor by Lee Child
0.87 3.64 Hour Game by David Baldacci
0.87 3.64 Split Second by David Baldacci
0.867 3.78 End Game by David Baldacci
0.864 4.01 NOS4A2 by Joe Hill
0.864 3.84 Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
0.862 3.78 Die Trying by Lee Child
0.86 3.71 The Whole Truth by David Baldacci
0.859 3.69 Billy Bathgate by E. L. Doctorow
0.858 4.17 The Godfather by Mario Puzo
0.853 4.23 1984 by George Orwell
0.853 3.62 The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Lagercrantz
0.848 4.28 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling
0.846 3.59 Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane
0.846 4.38 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
0.846 3.82 The Odessa File by Frederick Forsyth
0.845 3.63 Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison by Piper Kerman
0.844 4.13 In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
0.842 3.72 Walk the Wire by David Baldacci
0.842 4.08 The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie
0.841 3.65 The Racketeer by John Grisham
0.839 4.12 The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson
0.837 3.44 The House of Secrets by Brad Meltzer
0.837 3.9 The Outsider by Stephen King
0.836 3.83 No Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Short Stories by Lee Child
0.836 3.67 The Fifth Assassin by Brad Meltzer
0.834 3.82 Bad Luck and Trouble by Lee Child
0.834 3.91 The Innocent by David Baldacci
0.83 4.28 Night by Elie Wiesel
0.827 3.86 Daylight by David Baldacci
0.826 3.79 Echo Burning by Lee Child
0.826 3.74 Zero Day by David Baldacci
0.825 4.2 11/22/63 by Stephen King
0.825 3.65 Night School by Lee Child
0.823 3.91 The Guilty by David Baldacci
0.823 3.73 A Wanted Man {with bonus short story 'Deep Down'} by Lee Child
0.823 4.12 The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
0.822 4.18 Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
0.821 3.83 The Forgotten by David Baldacci
0.82 4 Different Seasons by Stephen King
0.818 4 A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson
0.818 3.83 61 Hours by Lee Child
0.817 3.84 Running Blind by Lee Child
0.816 3.7 Revival by Stephen King
0.816 3.84 Persuader by Lee Child
0.813 4.31 The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
0.812 3.87 The Fix by David Baldacci
0.811 3.8 The Midnight Line by Lee Child
0.809 3.73 The Sixth Man by David Baldacci
0.809 4.42 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
0.809 3.69 The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason
0.807 3.93 End of Watch by Stephen King
0.806 3.89 Worth Dying For by Lee Child
0.806 3.79 Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw by Mark Bowden
0.804 3.89 Without Fail by Lee Child
0.804 3.79 First Family by David Baldacci
0.8 3.77 The Revenant by Michael Punke
0.797 4.05 The Last Mile by David Baldacci
0.797 4.06 The Book of Basketball by Bill Simmons
0.793 4.36 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
0.793 3.91 The Hard Way by Lee Child
0.793 3.82 Getting Stoned with Savages: A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu by J. Maarten Troost
0.793 3.93 The Escape by David Baldacci
0.787 3.65 The Drop by Dennis Lehane
0.784 4.36 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling
0.781 3.89 The Hit by David Baldacci
0.779 3.8 King and Maxwell by David Baldacci
0.779 3.96 The Fallen by David Baldacci
0.777 3.98 The Last Stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Nathaniel Philbrick
0.774 3.95 No Man's Land by David Baldacci
0.769 4.09 As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes
0.764 3.93 The Target by David Baldacci
0.764 3.94 Finders Keepers by Stephen King
0.763 3.95 One Good Deed by David Baldacci
0.751 4.02 A Minute to Midnight by David Baldacci
0.746 3.79 Nightwoods by Charles Frazier
0.736 3.92 Redemption by David Baldacci
0.734 3.67 Rendezvous by Nelson DeMille
0.731 3.77 Innocent by Scott Turow
0.724 4.43 The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt by Edmund Morris
0.722 3.88 The Affair [with bonus short story 'Second Son'] by Lee Child