Controversial Books for knsmith314

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
1.138 3.73 Grandfather Tang's Story: A Tale Told With Tangrams by Ann Tompert
1.082 3.64 What Makes Day and Night? by Franklyn M. Branley
1.063 4.06 Weather Words and What They Mean by Gail Gibbons
1.062 4.08 A Child's Book of Poems by Gyo Fujikawa
1.049 3.87 Ming Lo Moves the Mountain by Arnold Lobel
1.045 3.46 Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark
1.04 3.73 American Tall Tales by Mary Pope Osborne
1.039 3.75 The Funny Little Woman by Arlene Mosel
1.034 3.73 Comet's Nine Lives by Jan Brett
1.032 3.88 The Umbrella by Jan Brett
1.022 3.99 Mouse Soup by Arnold Lobel
1.009 4 Bronzeville Boys and Girls by Gwendolyn Brooks
0.999 4.07 Nature Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World by Julia Rothman
0.998 4.17 Beatrice's Goat by Page McBrier
0.992 4.07 Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost by Gary D. Schmidt
0.984 4.27 Frogs by Gail Gibbons
0.978 3.7 A Tree Is Nice by Janice May Udry
0.978 4 What Is the World Made Of? All About Solids, Liquids, and Gases by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
0.974 4.19 Abe Lincoln: The Boy Who Loved Books by Kay Winters
0.971 4 Possum Magic by Mem Fox
0.971 3.85 Lentil by Robert McCloskey
0.968 4.04 When I Was Young in the Mountains by Cynthia Rylant
0.967 3.68 Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato by Tomie DePaola
0.96 3.83 First Language Lessons for the Well-Trained Mind by Jessie Wise
0.957 3.74 Madeline and the Gypsies by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.956 4.06 Mirror by Jeannie Baker
0.951 4.11 Blueberry Girl by Neil Gaiman
0.948 3.99 Math For All Seasons: Mind-Stretching Math Riddles (Scholastic Bookshelf) by Greg Tang
0.941 4.18 Koala Lou by Mem Fox
0.938 4.03 Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions by Margaret Musgrove
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.933 3.94 On Mother's Lap by Ann Herbert Scott
0.932 4.11 The Story about Ping by Marjorie Flack
0.932 4.19 When We Were Very Young by A. A. Milne
0.93 4.02 Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik
0.926 4.32 All the Places to Love by Patricia MacLachlan
0.924 4.2 The Tomten by Astrid Lindgren
0.921 4.11 The Aesop for Children by Aesop
0.918 3.91 Daisy Comes Home by Jan Brett
0.915 3.84 Fin M'Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill by Tomie DePaola
0.914 4.09 The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
0.91 4.17 A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.91 4.13 Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business by Esphyr Slobodkina
0.909 4.11 Grandfather's Journey by Allen Say
0.909 4.02 The Iridescence of Birds: A Book About Henri Matisse by Patricia MacLachlan
0.907 4.21 Now We Are Six by A. A. Milne
0.907 3.83 Just Ducks! by Nicola Davies
0.906 4.09 The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper
0.906 4.1 Flash, Crash, Rumble, and Roll by Franklyn M. Branley
0.906 3.99 Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling
0.904 3.94 Crow Boy by Taro Yashima
0.903 4.09 This is Paris by Miroslav Sasek
0.903 4.21 We Found a Hat by Jon Klassen
0.901 4.18 The Nightingale by Hans Christian Andersen
0.9 4.13 Follow the Drinking Gourd by Jeanette Winter
0.895 4.19 Trouble with Trolls by Jan Brett
0.894 3.8 Strange Mr. Satie by M. T. Anderson
0.891 4.2 Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
0.89 4.1 I Am the Book by Lee Bennett Hopkins
0.887 4.03 Anatole by Eve Titus
0.887 3.91 Henny Penny (Paul Galdone Classics) by Paul Galdone
0.885 3.9 Down Comes the Rain by Franklyn M. Branley
0.882 3.79 The First Strawberries: A Cherokee Story by Joseph Bruchac
0.881 4.02 The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
0.88 4.36 Mrs. Katz and Tush by Patricia Polacco
0.879 4.04 Stone Soup: An Old Tale by Marcia Brown
0.878 4.2 Anno's Journey by Mitsumasa Anno
0.877 3.9 The Story of Little Babaji by Helen Bannerman
0.876 3.62 Once a Mouse... by Marcia Brown
0.876 4.22 The Ugly Duckling (Caldecott Honor Book) by Hans Christian Andersen
0.875 4.17 Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton
0.873 3.87 Henry and Mudge: The First Book by Cynthia Rylant
0.872 4.21 Good Night, Gorilla by Peggy Rathmann
0.869 3.93 Flower Garden by Eve Bunting
0.868 4.14 Ox-Cart Man by Donald Hall
0.868 4.26 Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
0.867 3.92 A Field Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-central North America by Roger Tory Peterson
0.867 4.17 Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
0.866 4.2 A Fish Out of Water (Beginner Books) by Helen Marion Palmer
0.864 4.24 The Mitten by Jan Brett
0.861 3.94 Farm Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of Country Life by Julia Rothman
0.861 4.36 How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman
0.859 4.15 A Treasury of Curious George (8-in-1) by H. A. Rey
0.858 4.18 Owl Moon by Jane Yolen
0.858 4.28 Whoever You Are by Mem Fox
0.857 4.25 Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
0.856 4.03 Whistle for Willie by Ezra Jack Keats
0.855 4.14 The New Kid on the Block by Jack Prelutsky
0.853 4.06 The Tale of Benjamin Bunny by Beatrix Potter
0.85 4.27 There's No Place Like Space: All About Our Solar System (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library) by Tish Rabe
0.848 4.25 Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola
0.847 4.14 How My Parents Learned to Eat by Ina R. Friedman
0.846 4.26 Stellaluna by Janell Cannon
0.843 4.28 The Little Mouse, The Red Ripe Strawberry, and The Big Hungry Bear by Audrey Wood
0.842 4.18 Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm
0.841 4.08 Old Mother West Wind by Thornton W. Burgess
0.84 4.11 Hello Ocean by Pam Muñoz Ryan
0.839 4.11 The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle
0.838 3.99 Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner
0.837 3.83 Anansi Goes Fishing by Eric A. Kimmel
0.837 4.21 One Morning in Maine by Robert McCloskey
0.836 4.22 The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge by Hildegarde H. Swift
0.834 4.31 A Light in the Attic: Poems and Drawings by Shel Silverstein
0.834 4.38 The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
0.833 4.1 Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears by Verna Aardema
0.833 4.2 All About Frogs by Jim Arnosky
0.832 4.35 A New Coat for Anna by Harriet Ziefert
0.832 3.98 Why Do Leaves Change Color? by Betsy Maestro
0.83 4.3 The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
0.829 4.1 Adele & Simon by Barbara McClintock
0.826 4.41 Summer Story by Jill Barklem
0.825 4.05 Mirette on the High Wire by Emily Arnold McCully
0.822 3.76 How Do You Hug a Porcupine? by Laurie Isop
0.821 4.01 The Storyteller by Evan Turk
0.82 4.13 Emily by Michael Bedard
0.82 3.88 King Jack and the Dragon by Peter Bently
0.819 4.3 People by Peter Spier
0.817 3.86 Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! by Grace Lin
0.815 4.26 Matilda by Roald Dahl
0.813 4.19 A Seed Is Sleepy by Dianna Hutts Aston
0.809 4.31 The Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter: The 23 Original Peter Rabbit Books by Beatrix Potter
0.809 4.07 Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy by Gary D. Schmidt
0.808 4.44 James Herriot's Treasury for Children by James Herriot
0.807 4.33 The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton
0.806 4.19 Ruby's Wish by Shirin Yim Bridges
0.805 4.19 Linnea in Monet's Garden by Christina Björk
0.805 3.99 Lola at the Library by Anna McQuinn
0.804 3.98 Night of the Moonjellies by Mark Shasha
0.803 4.34 This Is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen
0.802 4.18 Poetry for Young People: Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson
0.802 3.93 If You Lived in Colonial Times by Ann McGovern
0.798 4.19 Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock by Eric A. Kimmel
0.796 4.33 The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf
0.794 4.27 Dragons and Marshmallows by Asia Citro
0.794 4.19 John Henry by Julius Lester
0.79 4.08 Selected Poems & Letters of Emily Dickinson [Anchor Books] by Emily Dickinson
0.79 4.06 Bat Loves the Night by Nicola Davies
0.789 4.23 Children of the Forest by Elsa Beskow
0.785 4.29 This Is London by Miroslav Sasek
0.782 4.39 I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen
0.782 3.76 Three Little Kittens by Paul Galdone
0.781 4.53 The Frog and Toad Collection Box Set (I Can Read Book 2) by Arnold Lobel
0.78 3.85 When Spring Comes by Kevin Henkes
0.776 3.98 The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot by Alice Provensen
0.774 4.07 Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales by Nelson Mandela
0.762 4.22 Traveling Man: The Journey of Ibn Battuta, 1325-1354 by James Rumford
0.762 3.97 The Day of Ahmed's Secret by Florence Parry Heide
0.762 4.33 Spring Story by Jill Barklem
0.761 4.35 The Rag Coat by Lauren Mills
0.759 4.31 An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Hutts Aston
0.759 4.26 Coming to America: The Story of Immigration by Betsy Maestro
0.757 4.15 The Hat by Jan Brett
0.756 4.21 Mr. Putter & Tabby Pour the Tea by Cynthia Rylant
0.754 4.29 From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons
0.751 4.43 A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women by Lynne Cheney
0.749 3.89 From Tadpole to Frog by Wendy Pfeffer
0.749 4.44 Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney
0.749 4.31 A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America by Lee Peterson
0.746 4.41 My Rows and Piles of Coins by Tololwa M. Mollel
0.745 4.5 Winnie-the-Pooh / The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne
0.744 4.15 Grandfather Buffalo by Jim Arnosky
0.737 4.21 Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra by Andrea Davis Pinkney
0.732 4.07 A Nest Is Noisy by Dianna Hutts Aston
0.731 4.07 Mammals (Peterson Field Guides) by William Henry Burt
0.722 3.95 The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks by Katherine Paterson
0.722 4.05 Hush! A Thai Lullaby by Minfong Ho
0.718 4.18 The Fantastic Jungles of Henri Rousseau by Michelle Markel
0.715 4.31 Masai and I by Virginia Kroll
0.712 4.42 Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah by Laurie Ann Thompson
0.712 4.45 Beatrix Potter by Alexandra Wallner
0.712 4.14 The Lotus Seed by Sherry Garland
0.709 4.36 Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French
0.708 4.26 On the Same Day in March: A Tour of the World's Weather by Marilyn Singer
0.705 4.51 Beaks! by Sneed B. Collard
0.7 4.49 Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport
0.698 4.23 Flower Fairies of the Spring by Cicely Mary Barker
0.687 4.42 Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees by Franck Prévot
0.685 4.4 Energy Island: How one community harnessed the wind and changed their world by Allan Drummond
0.682 4.3 Maple by Lori Nichols
0.678 4.41 He's Got the Whole World in His Hands by Kadir Nelson
0.676 4.35 The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus by Jen Bryant
0.672 4 Anansi and the Talking Melon by Eric A. Kimmel
0.669 4.3 Manfish: A Story of Jacques Cousteau by Jennifer Berne
0.668 4.36 The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds (The Crossley ID Guides) by Richard Crossley
0.661 4.19 Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing by James Rumford
0.661 4.51 Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine
0.657 4.54 Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear by Lindsay Mattick
0.648 4.45 The Water Princess by Susan Verde
0.644 4.26 The Emperor's Egg: Read and Wonder by Martin Jenkins
0.629 4.46 A Butterfly Is Patient by Dianna Hutts Aston
0.621 4.35 Michelangelo by Diane Stanley
0.614 4.23 Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova by Laurel Snyder
0.61 4.41 The Boy on Fairfield Street: How Ted Geisel Grew Up to Become Dr. Seuss by Kathleen Krull
0.559 4.3 My Father's Shop by Satomi Ichikawa
0.558 4.48 North: The Amazing Story of Arctic Migration by Nick Dowson
0.521 4.13 What's Smaller Than a Pygmy Shrew? (Wells of Knowledge Science Series) by Robert E. Wells
0.503 4.65 Maps by Aleksandra Mizielinska
0.479 4.28 10 Andersen Fairy Tales: Selected and Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger by Hans Christian Andersen