Controversial Books for zdeneklehocky

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
1.213 3.56 The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
1.197 2.73 Wetlands by Charlotte Roche
1.175 3.72 Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
1.165 3.53 The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
1.156 3.43 Fallen by Lauren Kate
1.144 3.45 Lizard Tails by Juan Marsé
1.14 3.41 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling
1.135 3.32 Quantum Night by Robert J. Sawyer
1.128 3.79 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.125 3.53 Eleven Minutes by Paulo Coelho
1.108 2.95 Doomed by Chuck Palahniuk
1.105 3.96 Nevernight by Jay Kristoff
1.1 3.6 The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson
1.091 3.52 The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart
1.087 3.41 The Casual Vacancy by J. K. Rowling
1.083 3.18 Damned by Chuck Palahniuk
1.08 3.89 Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
1.08 3.87 The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur
1.066 3.71 Return to the Isle of the Lost by Melissa De la Cruz
1.064 3.77 The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
1.063 3.68 Rapture by Lauren Kate
1.061 3.33 Swimming Home by Deborah Levy
1.059 3.95 I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes
1.056 3.58 Torment by Lauren Kate
1.055 3.76 P.S. I Love You by Cecelia Ahern
1.051 3.55 The Haters by Jesse Andrews
1.049 3.87 Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
1.047 3.3 A Year in the Merde by Stephen Clarke
1.044 3.64 The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman by Denis Thériault
1.043 3.71 Lord of the Flies by William Golding
1.042 3.87 Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
1.04 3.96 Lady of the Lake by Andrzej Sapkowski
1.039 3.63 Ball Lightning by Cixin Liu
1.036 3.53 The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon
1.032 3.78 Caraval by Stephanie Garber
1.03 3.7 The Blue Between Sky and Water by Susan Abulhawa
1.028 3.34 Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
1.024 3.88 The Crimson Petal and the White by Michel Faber
1.022 3.36 Seriously...I'm Kidding by Ellen DeGeneres
1.021 4.1 Hopeless by Colleen Hoover
1.021 3.78 Diary of a Madman by Nikolaj Gogol
1.021 4 All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
1.017 4.06 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1.017 3.21 The Feed by Nick Clark Windo
1.016 3.72 Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
1.015 3.09 Cosmopolis by Don DeLillo
1.01 4.18 One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
1.009 3.4 Tampa by Alissa Nutting
1.009 4.14 Three Comrades by Erich Maria Remarque
1.006 3.9 The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje
1.005 3.74 Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You: A Guide to the Universe by Marcus Chown
1.005 3.86 Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
1 3.78 Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
0.993 3.77 The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
0.992 4.03 Call me by your name by André Aciman
0.99 3.94 The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
0.989 3.63 The Possibility of an Island by Michel Houellebecq
0.988 3.86 And the Ass Saw the Angel by Nick Cave
0.987 3.85 Hot Head by Damon Suede
0.986 3.81 Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
0.982 3.34 Enon: A Novel by Paul Harding
0.978 3.93 Atonement by Ian McEwan
0.977 3.67 The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
0.977 3.77 The Sellout by Paul Beatty
0.976 3.97 Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
0.976 3.99 1Q84: Books 1 and 2 by Haruki Murakami
0.976 3.46 Leaf Storm {novella} by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.976 3.85 Spaceman of Bohemia by Jaroslav Kalfar
0.976 4.14 Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
0.975 3.71 We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
0.973 3.77 The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton
0.973 3.7 The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney
0.972 4.03 Middlegame by Seanan McGuire
0.971 3.5 Telegraph Avenue by Michael Chabon
0.97 3.89 Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
0.969 3.61 The Rabbit Back Literature Society by Pasi Ilmari Jääskeläinen
0.968 3.7 The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida
0.966 3.76 Pet Sematary by Stephen King
0.964 3.63 The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro
0.963 3.91 Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
0.963 3.8 Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay
0.962 3.93 For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
0.962 3.78 The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
0.961 3.93 The Hours by Michael Cunningham
0.96 3.43 The Keep by Jennifer Egan
0.959 3.64 Origin by Dan Brown
0.957 3.55 Serotonin by Michel Houellebecq
0.954 3.69 A World Without You by Beth Revis
0.954 3.81 The Passengers by John Marrs
0.954 4.09 All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover
0.953 4.14 Sophie's Choice by William Styron
0.953 3.82 Under the Dome by Stephen King
0.951 4.08 Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
0.949 3.62 All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders
0.948 3.54 The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano
0.948 3.47 After the Crash by Michel Bussi
0.948 3.47 The Isle of the Lost by Melissa De la Cruz
0.947 3.94 My Struggle: Book 1 by Karl Ove Knausgård
0.942 3.99 Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.942 3.84 1Q84 Book 3 by Haruki Murakami
0.942 3.52 Messenger of Fear by Michael Grant
0.941 3.36 By Nightfall by Michael Cunningham
0.94 3.85 The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang
0.939 3.78 The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
0.939 3.6 In One Person by John Irving
0.938 3.65 The Whistler by John Grisham
0.937 4.09 Doomsday Book by Connie Willis
0.936 4.11 The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.935 3.7 Needful Things: The Last Castle Rock Story by Stephen King
0.935 3.53 Artemis by Andy Weir
0.934 3.92 Every Day by David Levithan
0.931 3.64 Merde Happens by Stephen Clarke
0.931 3.91 Holding Up the Universe by Jennifer Niven
0.93 3.64 Half Bad by Sally Green
0.927 3.84 All That Man Is by David Szalay
0.925 4.19 Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
0.925 3.73 The Atlantis Complex by Eoin Colfer
0.921 3.69 The Danish Girl by David Ebershoff
0.92 3.6 The Running Man by Stephen King
0.919 3.87 My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
0.919 4.22 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
0.916 3.72 Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel
0.916 4.07 Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
0.914 3.63 The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
0.913 3.93 The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal
0.912 3.82 Tales of Pirx the Pilot by Stanisław Lem
0.911 3.65 Central Station by Lavie Tidhar
0.911 4.09 Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
0.91 3.65 First Love, Last Rites: Stories by Ian McEwan
0.91 4.04 Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
0.91 3.85 Bird Box by Josh Malerman
0.909 3.84 The Last Guardian by Eoin Colfer
0.907 3.42 Boxer, Beetle by Ned Beauman
0.907 4.06 The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
0.906 4.2 The Flowers of Evil by Charles Baudelaire
0.906 3.81 Mr Penumbra's 24-hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
0.906 4.01 The Braid by Laetitia Colombani
0.905 3.88 Spill Simmer Falter Wither by Sara Baume
0.905 4.11 The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
0.904 3.57 The Vegetarian by Han Kang
0.904 4.02 Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
0.903 3.71 The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda
0.901 3.77 The Sparsholt Affair by Alan Hollinghurst
0.901 4.02 The Tower of Swallows by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.9 4.17 It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover
0.9 3.72 Eyes of a Blue Dog by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
0.9 4.23 The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
0.899 3.45 Merde Actually by Stephen Clarke
0.897 3.84 The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13 3/4 by Sue Townsend
0.897 3.95 Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
0.896 3.88 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
0.894 4.17 Confess by Colleen Hoover
0.893 3.71 The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. by Neal Stephenson
0.893 4.19 Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
0.892 3.84 The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
0.892 3.77 Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis
0.891 3.87 Night Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko
0.891 3.96 Dark Matter: A Novel by Blake Crouch
0.89 4.06 An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir
0.889 3.72 The Plot Against America by Philip Roth
0.886 3.53 Starter for Ten by David Nicholls
0.883 3.8 Ragdoll by Daniel Cole
0.882 3.96 Tales from Two Pockets by Karel Čapek
0.882 3.81 Just One Damned Thing After Another by Jodi Taylor
0.882 4.13 Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
0.881 3.67 The Melting by Lize Spit
0.881 4 The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio
0.881 4.27 Dune by Frank Herbert
0.88 4.12 Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
0.88 4.16 Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
0.88 4.19 The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
0.878 3.88 Blood of Elves by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.877 3.99 Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan
0.877 3.9 The Eternity Code by Eoin Colfer
0.875 3.45 The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami
0.874 3.83 Stalker by Lars Kepler
0.874 4.12 The Shining by Stephen King
0.873 4.25 Illuminae by Amie Kaufman
0.872 3.88 The Eight Mountains by Paolo Cognetti
0.872 3.98 The Time Paradox by Eoin Colfer
0.871 3.58 The Turkish Gambit by Boris Akunin
0.87 3.55 The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide
0.87 4.06 The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater
0.87 3.74 Doppler by Erlend Loe
0.868 4.03 The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon
0.868 3.93 Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
0.868 3.98 The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
0.867 3.55 Sleep by Haruki Murakami
0.867 4.27 The Hobbit, or There and Back Again by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.866 4.03 Elantris by Brandon Sanderson
0.866 3.81 The Arctic Incident by Eoin Colfer
0.866 4.07 The Cider House Rules by John Irving
0.866 4.17 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
0.866 3.89 A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking
0.865 3.5 The Apple: New Crimson Petal Stories by Michel Faber
0.864 4.1 Memory Wall: Stories by Anthony Doerr
0.864 4.06 My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell
0.862 4.01 Baptism of Fire by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.862 3.16 The Second Bakery Attack [short story] by Haruki Murakami
0.862 3.63 After You by Jojo Moyes
0.861 4.29 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Book 1) by J. K. Rowling
0.861 3.92 The Opal Deception by Eoin Colfer
0.86 3.93 Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson
0.859 3.35 The Latecomer by Dimitri Verhulst
0.858 3.82 Marionet by Daniel Cole
0.855 4.17 A Series of Unfortunate Events Box: The Complete Wreck (Books 1-13) by Lemony Snicket
0.854 3.95 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
0.854 4.1 Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
0.853 4.23 1984 by George Orwell
0.852 4.07 The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
0.852 4.36 The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
0.851 3.53 The Farm by Tom Rob Smith
0.85 4 The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang
0.85 4 The Lost Colony by Eoin Colfer
0.849 4.3 I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
0.849 3.89 Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
0.848 4.28 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling
0.848 4.08 Wool by Hugh Howey
0.846 3.65 The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali by Sabina Khan
0.846 4.38 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
0.846 3.98 The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham
0.845 4.26 Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
0.844 4.06 Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler
0.844 3.98 Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft
0.843 4.02 And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
0.843 3.91 Mischling by Affinity Konar
0.843 4.13 Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
0.841 3.66 Von Beruf Schriftsteller by Haruki Murakami
0.841 4.15 One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
0.838 3.82 Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel
0.837 3.66 The Muse by Jessie Burton
0.836 3.61 The Winter Queen by Boris Akunin
0.834 4 Time of Contempt by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.833 4.02 We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson
0.832 4.29 Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas
0.832 3.96 Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered by Austin Kleon
0.831 4.08 Cinder by Marissa Meyer
0.83 4.21 Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker
0.829 4.35 Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare
0.829 4.2 The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
0.829 3.85 The Sumage Solution by G. L. Carriger
0.827 3.96 A Million Suns by Beth Revis
0.826 3.94 The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.825 3.83 Ru by Kim Thúy
0.825 3.83 The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman
0.823 4.12 The Dark Forest by Cixin Liu
0.822 4.18 Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
0.821 3.99 Renegades by Marissa Meyer
0.821 4.2 The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes by Neil Gaiman
0.821 4.23 Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang
0.821 3.83 Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident by Donnie Eichar
0.82 4.39 Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas
0.819 4.25 The Green Mile by Stephen King
0.818 4.28 The Martian by Andy Weir
0.817 3.98 The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
0.814 4.13 To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey
0.813 4.31 The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
0.812 4.02 A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir
0.81 3.58 Running with Lions by Julian Winters
0.809 4.01 Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
0.809 4.42 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
0.805 4.25 Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas
0.805 4.19 The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
0.804 4.15 Girls with Sharp Sticks by Suzanne Young
0.803 4.23 When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
0.803 4.29 All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
0.802 3.92 Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.801 3.84 The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King
0.799 4.02 Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey
0.795 4.23 A List of Cages by Robin Roe
0.795 3.78 After the Quake by Haruki Murakami
0.794 3.5 Sleeping On Jupiter by Anuradha Roy
0.793 4.1 The Sword of Destiny by Andrzej Sapkowski
0.793 4.36 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
0.793 3.84 Elizabeth Is Missing by Emma Healey
0.792 4.1 Record of a Spaceborn Few by Becky Chambers
0.792 3.78 Dial M for Merde by Stephen Clarke
0.789 3.79 The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards by Kristopher Jansma
0.788 4.08 The Song Rising by Samantha Shannon
0.784 4.18 Piranesi by Susanna Clarke
0.784 4.36 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling
0.777 3.84 Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes
0.775 3.78 The Core of the Sun by Johanna Sinisalo
0.775 4.26 The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante
0.771 3.87 His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae by Graeme Macrae Burnet
0.769 4.4 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
0.765 4.23 Still Alice by Lisa Genova
0.765 4.13 Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
0.758 3.42 The Book of Mirrors by E. O. Chirovici
0.752 4.42 Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas
0.751 3.78 The Sound of Things Falling by Juan Gabriel Vásquez
0.75 4.22 Economics of Good and Evil: The Quest for Economic Meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street by Tomáš Sedláček
0.749 4.41 Obsidio by Amie Kaufman
0.748 4.38 A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
0.747 3.83 15th Affair by James Patterson
0.746 4.04 Abaddon's Gate by James S. A. Corey
0.741 4.2 Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrante
0.737 3.86 Beastly Bones: A Jackaby Novel by William Ritter
0.732 4.14 Tracy's Tiger by William Saroyan
0.72 4.17 City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett
0.72 4.39 Heartstopper: Volume 1 by Alice Oseman
0.719 4.09 A Second Chance by Jodi Taylor
0.719 4.01 The Burning God by R.F. Kuang
0.718 4.27 A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers
0.716 4.24 The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
0.706 4 The Girl Who Slept with God: A Novel by Val Brelinski
0.703 4.43 Gemina by Amie Kaufman
0.7 4.04 Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys
0.691 3.82 All Shall Be Well by Deborah Crombie
0.683 4.19 The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson
0.673 4.13 Caliban's War by James S. A. Corey
0.656 4.44 Carry the Ocean by Heidi Cullinan
0.637 4.23 Disoriental by Négar Djavadi
0.624 4.45 The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
0.605 4.44 Heartstopper: Volume 2 by Alice Oseman
0.557 4.47 Heartstopper: Volume 3 by Alice Oseman
0.547 3.81 Two Sisters: A Father, His Daughters, and Their Journey into the Syrian Jihad by Åsne Seierstad
0.441 4.48 Heartstopper: Volume 4 by Alice Oseman