Controversial Books for fiberjean

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

Standard Deviation Avaliação Média Your Rating Título
1.249 3.46 Notable American Women por Ben Marcus
1.189 3.53 Eat, Pray, Love por Elizabeth Gilbert
1.169 3.53 Soul Mountain por Gao Xingjian
1.117 3.46 Rossetti: Poems por Christina Rossetti
1.095 3.71 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man por James Joyce
1.081 3.79 The Elegance of the Hedgehog por Muriel Barbery
1.079 3.49 The Maytrees: A Novel por Annie Dillard
1.052 3.9 Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts por Samuel Beckett
1.04 3.59 A Walker in the City por Alfred Kazin
1.036 3.87 The God of Small Things por Arundhati Roy
1.034 3.76 The Sun Also Rises por Ernest Hemingway
1.033 3.62 Unless por Carol Shields
1.03 3.85 O grande Gatsby por F. Scott Fitzgerald
1.023 3.86 Call It Sleep por Henry Roth
1.02 3.84 Wise Blood por Flannery O'Connor
1.019 3.93 Light Years por James Salter
1.007 4.1 Catch-22 por Joseph Heller
1.001 3.76 A House for Mr Biswas por V. S. Naipaul
1 3.85 The Year of Magical Thinking por Joan Didion
0.995 3.53 There But For The por Ali Smith
0.988 3.93 The Seven Storey Mountain por Thomas Merton
0.986 4.02 Hugging the Shore: Essays and Criticism por John Updike
0.979 3.75 The Pull of the Moon por Elizabeth Berg
0.978 3.64 The Double Bind por Chris Bohjalian
0.978 3.08 How It's Done por Christine Kole MacLean
0.978 3.96 Siddhartha por Hermann Hesse
0.971 3.87 The Lacuna por Barbara Kingsolver
0.971 3.98 Selected Short Stories of William Faulkner por William Faulkner
0.969 3.76 Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake: A Memoir por Anna Quindlen
0.968 3.77 The School of Essential Ingredients por Erica Bauermeister
0.966 3.38 Blueshifting por Heather Kamins
0.965 4.11 The Trees por Conrad Richter
0.963 3.29 Where or When por Anita Shreve
0.963 3.77 A Year by the Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman por Joan Anderson
0.961 4.06 If on a Winter's Night a Traveler por Italo Calvino
0.96 3.86 The Names of Things por John Colman Wood
0.959 3.17 Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man por Joseph Heller
0.958 3.5 The Tale of the Rose: The Passion That Inspired the Little Prince por Consuelo de Saint-Exupéry
0.958 3.75 The Charterhouse of Parma por Stendhal
0.956 3.47 Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage por Elizabeth Gilbert
0.954 4.08 An American Childhood por Annie Dillard
0.953 3.73 A Widow's Story: A Memoir por Joyce Carol Oates
0.953 4.19 Pilgrim at Tinker Creek por Annie Dillard
0.952 3.8 The Mill on the Floss por George Eliot
0.951 3.76 A Passage to India por E. M. Forster
0.949 3.75 Silas Marner por George Eliot
0.949 3.44 The Dive from Clausen's Pier por Ann Packer
0.949 4.14 The Sparrow por Mary Doria Russell
0.948 3.8 Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation por Lynne Truss
0.948 3.6 A Sport and a Pastime por James Salter
0.947 3.72 Zen in the Art of Archery por Eugen Herrigel
0.944 3.93 The Return of the Native por Thomas Hardy
0.943 3.9 Dubliners por James Joyce
0.942 3.18 Songs Without Words por Ann Packer
0.942 3.54 The Piano Tuner por Daniel Mason
0.939 3.89 The Swerve: How the World Became Modern por Stephen Greenblatt
0.938 3.66 The Architecture of Happiness por Alain de Botton
0.938 3.74 The Other Hand por Chris Cleave
0.936 4.03 When the Heart Waits: Spiritual Direction for Life's Sacred Questions por Sue Monk Kidd
0.936 4.14 Anna Karenina por Leo Tolstoy
0.933 3.93 Auden: Poems por W. H. Auden
0.931 3.76 The Stone Diaries por Carol Shields
0.931 3.98 Ways of Seeing por John Berger
0.93 3.93 Bodies in Motion and at Rest: On Metaphor and Mortality por Thomas Lynch
0.925 3.99 Half Magic por Edward Eager
0.924 4.02 M : The Man Who Became Caravaggio por Peter Robb
0.922 4.05 Gift from the Sea por Anne Morrow Lindbergh
0.921 4.14 A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories por Flannery O'Connor
0.92 4.23 A People's History of the United States por Howard Zinn
0.92 3.81 Talk Before Sleep por Elizabeth Berg
0.919 3.74 Through the Window: Seventeen Essays and a Short Story (Vintage International) por Julian Barnes
0.918 3.95 The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris por David McCullough
0.918 3.73 The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves por Stephen Grosz
0.918 3.4 The Dinner por Herman Koch
0.916 3.92 A Room with a View por E. M. Forster
0.916 3.97 Sarah's Key por Tatiana de Rosnay
0.913 4.11 All Quiet on the Western Front por Erich Maria Remarque
0.911 4.26 Mere Christianity por C. S. Lewis
0.91 4.18 A Child's Garden of Verses por Robert Louis Stevenson
0.907 3.45 Open House por Elizabeth Berg
0.906 4.18 Loving-kindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness por Sharon Salzberg
0.905 3.96 The Violent Bear It Away por Flannery O'Connor
0.904 4.14 Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life por Barbara Kingsolver
0.901 4 Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder por Richard Louv
0.899 3.79 Where I Was From por Joan Didion
0.899 3.99 Prodigal Summer por Barbara Kingsolver
0.899 3.4 The Last Time I Saw You por Elizabeth Berg
0.898 4.06 Water for Elephants por Sara Gruen
0.898 4.05 Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and Encounters por Annie Dillard
0.897 3.83 An Unfinished Marriage por Joan Anderson
0.892 3.36 Chronicle of a Last Summer: A Novel of Egypt por Yasmine El Rashidi
0.891 3.98 Life as We Knew It por Susan Beth Pfeffer
0.89 3.62 True to Form por Elizabeth Berg
0.889 3.08 Night Train por Martin Amis
0.888 3.49 Say When por Elizabeth Berg
0.888 3.87 Food Rules: An Eater's Manual por Michael Pollan
0.888 3.95 The Whistling Season por Ivan Doig
0.887 3.91 The Signature of All Things por Elizabeth Gilbert
0.886 3.82 The Cloudspotter's Guide por Gavin Pretor-Pinney
0.886 3.88 The Best American Essays of the Century por Joyce Carol Oates
0.884 4.01 Small Wonder: Essays por Barbara Kingsolver
0.881 3.62 Run por Ann Patchett
0.881 3.66 The Age of Miracles por Karen Thompson Walker
0.881 4.23 Tao Te Ching por Lao Tzu
0.88 4.19 The Kite Runner por Khaled Hosseini
0.88 3.53 Sea Glass por Anita Shreve
0.879 4.14 Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems por Gary Snyder
0.879 4.03 War Horse por Michael Morpurgo
0.879 3.79 The Sense of an Ending por Julian Barnes
0.877 4.1 I Capture the Castle por Dodie Smith
0.876 3.58 Child of My Heart por Alice McDermott
0.876 3.92 People of the Book por Geraldine Brooks
0.875 3.87 State of Wonder por Ann Patchett
0.875 4.1 Sense and Sensibility por Jane Austen
0.875 4 Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living por Krista Tippett
0.872 3.29 Now and Then: From Coney Island to Here por Joseph Heller
0.869 4.17 The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle por Haruki Murakami
0.868 3.95 The Living por Annie Dillard
0.865 3.97 A Thomas Merton Reader por Thomas P. McDonnell
0.865 4.06 Bring Me a Unicorn: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh, 1922-1928 por Anne Morrow Lindbergh
0.865 3.7 The Paris Wife por Paula McLain
0.863 3.63 Cal por Bernard MacLaverty
0.863 4.03 High Tide in Tucson: Essays from Now or Never por Barbara Kingsolver
0.857 3.71 Durable Goods por Elizabeth Berg
0.855 3.37 The Turn of the Screw: And Other Stories (Konemann Classics) por Henry James
0.854 3.45 Bech: A Book por John Updike
0.85 3.7 Under the Wide and Starry Sky por Nancy Horan
0.845 4.04 My Wars Are Laid Away in Books: The Life of Emily Dickinson por Alfred Habegger
0.842 4 Magic by the Lake por Edward Eager
0.842 4.26 Cutting for Stone por Abraham Verghese
0.836 3.94 Alias Grace por Margaret Atwood
0.835 3.68 Happenstance: Two Novels in One About a Marriage in Transition por Carol Shields
0.834 3.91 The Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald por F. Scott Fitzgerald
0.834 3.95 Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet por Jamie Ford
0.829 4.27 Frost por Robert Frost
0.827 4.15 Ellen Gilchrist: Collected Stories por Ellen Gilchrist
0.826 4.24 Our Babies, Ourselves: How Biology and Culture Shape the Way We Parent por Meredith F. Small
0.825 4.14 Steve Jobs por Walter Isaacson
0.824 4.36 A Fine Balance por Rohinton Mistry
0.822 4.17 Catching Fire por Suzanne Collins
0.822 4.01 In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto por Michael Pollan
0.82 4.2 The Remains of the Day por Kazuo Ishiguro
0.818 4.27 Anton Chekhov's Short Stories [Norton Critical Edition, 1st ed.] por Anton Chekhov
0.817 4.03 Rules of Civility por Amor Towles
0.816 4.17 Dinner with Lenny: The Last Long Interview with Leonard Bernstein por Jonathan Cott
0.814 4.22 New Seeds of Contemplation por Thomas Merton
0.814 3.77 What We Keep por Elizabeth Berg
0.807 4.15 Hour Of Gold, Hour Of Lead: Diaries And Letters Of Anne Morrow Lindbergh, 1929-1932 por Anne Morrow Lindbergh
0.803 3.82 Paul: The Mind of the Apostle por A. N. Wilson
0.794 4.15 The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating por Elisabeth Tova Bailey
0.791 4.24 Three by Flannery O'Connor: Wise Blood, A Good Man Is Hard to Find, The Violent Bear It Away por Flannery O'Connor
0.79 4.35 The Help por Kathryn Stockett
0.784 3.67 Homeland and Other Stories por Barbara Kingsolver
0.781 4 The Round House por Louise Erdrich
0.777 4.01 Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History por Erik Larson
0.765 4.23 Still Alice por Lisa Genova
0.757 4.17 The Time Garden por Edward Eager
0.75 4.32 The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics por Daniel James Brown
0.749 3.87 Bento's Sketchbook por John Berger
0.744 4.1 The Town por Conrad Richter
0.733 4.44 Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption por Laura Hillenbrand
0.725 4.26 Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod por Gary Paulsen
0.702 3.91 Passionate minds : the great love affair of the Enlightenment, featuring the scientist Emilie Du Chatelet, the poet Voltaire, sword fights, book burnings, assorted kings, seditious verse, and the birth of the modern world por David Bodanis
0.701 3.84 Sister Carrie: The Unexpurgated Edition por Theodore Dreiser
0.694 3.92 Mary Coin por Marisa Silver
0.689 3.95 Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War por Artemis Joukowsky
0.653 4.1 Summer World: A Season of Bounty por Bernd Heinrich
0.651 4.55 The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Reading Edition por Emily Dickinson
0.623 4.01 The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life That Matters por Emily Esfahani Smith
0.616 4.26 The Fields por Conrad Richter
0.499 3.96 Wine to Water: A Bartender's Quest to Bring Clean Water to the World por Doc Hendley