Controversial Books for WorldsEnd

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

All BooksCustom
Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Título
1.317 3.46 Matryoshka por Catherynne M. Valente
1.217 3.8 Disturbances in the Field por Lynne Sharon Schwartz
1.205 3.7 The Secret Life of Plants por Peter Tompkins
1.2 3.25 Blood and Guts in High School por Kathy Acker
1.176 3.56 Don Quixote : A Novel por Kathy Acker
1.148 4 Winter's Tale por Mark Helprin
1.143 3.63 Tropic of Cancer por Henry Miller
1.103 3.54 Pond por Claire-Louise Bennett
1.091 3.8 The Diary Of Anais Nin, Volume 5 (1947-1955) por Anaïs Nin
1.089 3.92 The Passion According to G.H. por Clarice Lispector
1.086 4.09 A Little Life por Hanya Yanagihara
1.085 3.88 The Fractal Geometry of Nature por Benoit B. Mandelbrot
1.065 3.75 The Corrections por Jonathan Franzen
1.049 3.9 Underworld por Don DeLillo
1.048 3.79 Tales from Shakespeare por Charles Lamb
1.046 3.6 The Man Who Folded Himself por David Gerrold
1.04 3.95 Doing Good Better: Effective Altruism and a Radical New Way to Make a Difference por William MacAskill
1.038 3.94 Everything & Nothing por Jorge Luis Borges
1.021 4.13 Absalom, Absalom! por William Faulkner
1.021 3.95 The Undiscovered Self por C. G. Jung
1.02 3.75 A Platter of Figs and Other Recipes por David Tanis
1.014 3.79 White Noise por Don DeLillo
1.01 4.08 Saturn: A New Look at an Old Devil por Liz Greene
1.007 3.94 Housekeeping por Marilynne Robinson
1.003 4.11 Shadow & Claw: The First Half of The Book of the New Sun por Gene Wolfe
1.001 3.12 Great Expectations: A Novel por Kathy Acker
0.995 3.73 Democracy por Joan Didion
0.995 3.34 Ripening Seed por Colette
0.994 4.02 Honey from a Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades, and Apulia por Patience Gray
0.991 3.73 Order Out of Chaos por Ilya Prigogine
0.984 3.47 Nine and a Half Weeks por Elizabeth McNeill
0.975 3.74 White Teeth por Zadie Smith
0.974 3.83 Fear and Trembling por Søren Kierkegaard
0.974 3.97 The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays por Albert Camus
0.972 3.76 The Windup Girl por Paolo Bacigalupi
0.972 3.75 Things Fall Apart por Chinua Achebe
0.967 4.15 The Yosemite por John Muir
0.966 3.85 Red Mars por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.966 3.53 Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon--and the Journey of a Generation por Sheila Weller
0.963 4.08 The Peregrine por J. A. Baker
0.963 3.43 Vox por Nicholson Baker
0.957 3.69 Annihilation por Jeff VanderMeer
0.953 4.02 Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia por Gilles Deleuze
0.95 3.72 No Logo por Naomi Klein
0.948 3.68 The Road to Wellville por T. C. Boyle
0.947 3.74 Salt: A World History por Mark Kurlansky
0.946 3.52 The Marriage Plot por Jeffrey Eugenides
0.942 3.75 Aurora por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.939 3.79 The Three-Body Problem por Cixin Liu
0.934 3.56 The Girls por Emma Cline
0.933 4.28 Why I Wake Early: New Poems por Mary Oliver
0.933 3.53 The Women por T. C. Boyle
0.931 3.76 The Stone Diaries por Carol Shields
0.927 3.67 A Friend of the Earth por T. C. Boyle
0.927 4.01 The Argonauts por Maggie Nelson
0.926 4.03 The Good Life: Helen and Scott Nearing's Sixty Years of Self-Sufficient Living por Helen Nearing
0.926 3.49 White Houses por Amy Bloom
0.925 3.7 The World I Live In por Helen Keller
0.922 4.19 What Is Real?: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics por Adam Becker
0.921 3.59 Acceptance por Jeff VanderMeer
0.92 3.9 Good Wives: Image and Reality in the Lives of Women in Northern New England, 1650-1750 por Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
0.917 3.87 The Mabinogion por Anonymous
0.911 3.87 Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe por Robert Lanza
0.91 3.95 Oryx and Crake por Margaret Atwood
0.91 3.8 Play It As It Lays por Joan Didion
0.907 4.09 The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining, and Other Affairs of Plain Living por Eliot Wigginton
0.907 4.26 Herbal Healing for Women: Simple Home Remedies for Women of All Ages por Rosemary Gladstar
0.905 4.11 The Handmaid's Tale por Margaret Atwood
0.903 4.02 The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power por Shoshana Zuboff
0.903 4.32 The Gift of Good Land: Further Essays Cultural & Agricultural por Wendell Berry
0.901 4 Perennial Vegetables por Eric Toensmeier
0.901 3.93 The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone por Olivia Laing
0.9 3.83 The Gift: The Form and Reason for Exchange in Archaic Societies por Marcel Mauss
0.898 3.56 Authority por Jeff VanderMeer
0.898 4.03 21 Lessons for the 21st Century por Yuval Noah Harari
0.897 3.67 The Wild Shore por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.896 3.85 Astrology, Karma & Transformation: The Inner Dimensions of the Birth Chart por Stephen Arroyo
0.894 3.94 The Diary Of Anais Nin, Volume 2 (1934-1939) por Anaïs Nin
0.891 3.56 How to Be Alone: Essays por Jonathan Franzen
0.889 3.78 In the Woods por Tana French
0.888 4.28 A Lover's Discourse: Fragments por Roland Barthes
0.886 3.92 The Urth of the New Sun por Gene Wolfe
0.885 3.73 One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter: Essays por Scaachi Koul
0.884 4.12 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies por Jared Diamond
0.883 3.52 Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook por Alice Waters
0.881 3.53 The Gold Coast por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.881 3.66 The Age of Miracles por Karen Thompson Walker
0.877 3.99 In Praise of Shadows por Jun'ichirō Tanizaki
0.874 3.72 Babel-17 por Samuel R. Delany
0.873 3.89 Green Mars por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.872 4.14 When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice por Terry Tempest Williams
0.87 3.73 The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century por Harry Turtledove
0.87 4.07 Plenty More por Yotam Ottolenghi
0.87 3.9 Blue Mars por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.869 4.19 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind por Yuval Noah Harari
0.863 4.07 Chez Panisse Vegetables por Alice Waters
0.86 3.6 The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People, and Significant Otherness por Donna J. Haraway
0.859 4.07 Super Natural Every Day: Well-Loved Recipes from My Natural Foods Kitchen por Heidi Swanson
0.855 3.48 Colossus: The Rise and Fall of the American Empire por Niall Ferguson
0.854 3.97 Rilke on Love and Other Difficulties: Translations and Considerations por Rainer Maria Rilke
0.854 3.99 Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman por Stefan Zweig
0.853 4.24 Nineteen Eighty-Four por George Orwell
0.853 3.54 Bananas: How the United Fruit Company Shaped the World por Peter Chapman
0.852 3.74 The Singer's Gun por Emily St. John Mandel
0.851 4.21 A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There por Aldo Leopold
0.85 4.03 The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution por Carolyn Merchant
0.849 3.93 The Diary Of Anais Nin, Volume 3 (1939-1944) por Anaïs Nin
0.848 4.22 Rebecca por Daphne Du Maurier
0.846 3.78 Pacific Edge por Kim Stanley Robinson
0.84 3.7 The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future por Naomi Oreskes
0.839 3.85 In Search Of Schrodinger's Cat: Quantum Physics and Reality por John Gribbin
0.835 4.39 Healing With Whole Foods: Asian Traditions and Modern Nutrition (3rd Edition) por Paul Pitchford
0.834 3.96 Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed por Jared M. Diamond
0.832 4.04 The Baron in the Trees por Italo Calvino
0.831 4.18 A Short History of Nearly Everything por Bill Bryson
0.829 4.03 Complete Short Stories por Graham Greene
0.827 3.98 A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table por Molly Wizenberg
0.825 4.35 Sword & Citadel: The Second Half of The Book of the New Sun por Gene Wolfe
0.823 4 The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World por Peter Wohlleben
0.819 3.52 East is East por T. C. Boyle
0.816 3.97 World's End por T. C. Boyle
0.815 4.27 Matilda por Roald Dahl
0.815 4.14 True Grit por Charles Portis
0.815 4.22 Field Work por Seamus Heaney
0.809 4.01 Portrait of a Marriage: Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson por Nigel Nicolson
0.805 3.78 Rosewater por Tade Thompson
0.803 4.1 The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington por Leonora Carrington
0.801 4.18 Debt: The First 5,000 Years por David Graeber
0.8 4.36 Planets in Transit: Life Cycles for Living por Robert Hand
0.795 3.89 Wabi-Sabi: for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers por Leonard Koren
0.795 4.23 We Should All Be Feminists por Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
0.793 3.75 After the Plague: and Other stories por T. C. Boyle
0.79 4.12 An Omelette and a Glass of Wine por Elizabeth David
0.786 4.09 Oranges por John McPhee
0.782 3.76 The Harder They Come por T. C. Boyle
0.779 4.37 Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation por Carl Sagan
0.778 3.96 Men Explain Things To Me (Updated Edition) por Rebecca Solnit
0.776 4.06 Norwegian Wood: Chopping, Stacking, and Drying Wood the Scandinavian Way por Lars Mytting
0.771 4.35 Plenty: Vibrant Vegetable Recipes from London's Ottolenghi por Yotam Ottolenghi
0.768 4.35 The Body Keeps The Score: Mind, Brain and Body in the Transformation of Trauma por Bessel A. van der Kolk
0.767 4.32 Joy of Cooking [1997] por Irma S. Rombauer
0.762 4.42 Jerusalem por Yotam Ottolenghi
0.761 4.17 Americanah por Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
0.761 4.33 The Pocket Pema Chodron (Shambhala Pocket Classics) por Pema Chödrön
0.759 4.22 Selected Poems por E. E. Cummings
0.756 4.46 Complete Stories por Flannery O'Connor
0.755 4.35 Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches por Audre Lorde
0.755 4.34 Derek Jarman's Garden por Derek Jarman
0.752 3.88 The Clean House and Other Plays por Sarah Ruhl
0.751 3.36 The Food of a Younger Land: A Portrait of American Food--Before the National Highway System, Before Chain Restaurants, and Before Frozen Food, When the Nation's Food Was Seasonal por Mark Kurlansky
0.751 4.39 Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking por Samin Nosrat
0.733 3.91 Sphinx por Anne Garréta
0.73 4 My Paris Kitchen: Recipes and Stories por David Lebovitz
0.709 3.81 The Rosewater Insurrection por Tade Thompson
0.698 4.21 Super Natural Cooking: Five Delicious Ways to Incorporate Whole and Natural Foods into Your Cooking por Heidi Swanson
0.698 3.93 Sweet Land Stories por E. L. Doctorow
0.696 4.31 Country Wisdom & Know-How por The Editors of Storey Publishing's Country Wisdom Boards
0.694 4.15 The Embodied Mind: Cognitive Science and Human Experience por Francisco J. Varela
0.683 4.33 The New Organic Grower: A Master's Manual of Tools and Techniques for the Home and Market Gardener (A Gardener's Supply por Eliot Coleman
0.663 4.41 The Illustrated A Brief History of Time / The Universe in a Nutshell - Two Books in One por Stephen Hawking
0.662 4.54 One Man's Meat por E B White
0.66 4.29 Grief Lessons: Four Plays by Euripides por Euripides
0.526 4.76 Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner's Guide: 33 Healing Herbs to Know, Grow, and Use por Rosemary Gladstar
0.52 3.9 The Rosewater Redemption por Tade Thompson