Controversial Books for tpkidd3

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

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Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Título
1.308 2.71 The Necronomicon por Simon
1.301 3.74 Atlas Shrugged por Ayn Rand
1.262 3.22 Skinny Bitch por Rory Freedman
1.257 3.24 I Don't Believe in Atheists por Chris Hedges
1.257 3.16 The Satanic Bible por Anton Szandor LaVey
1.234 3.55 A Message to Garcia por Elbert Hubbard
1.19 3.93 Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century por Napoleon Hill
1.182 3.86 The Fountainhead por Ayn Rand
1.171 3.82 Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility por James P. Carse
1.171 3.56 A Victorian Grimoire: Romance - Enchantment - Magic por Patricia Telesco
1.169 3.75 Bhagavad-Gītā as It Is por A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
1.16 3.81 Moby Dick por Herman Melville
1.153 3.53 Naked Lunch por William S. Burroughs
1.151 3.13 The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Holidays por Joshua Piven
1.151 3.72 The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands por Laura Schlessinger
1.143 3.64 Of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 por William Bradford
1.138 3.57 A Sense of Urgency por John P. Kotter
1.136 3.46 Fish! A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results por Stephen C. Lundin
1.127 3.58 For the New Intellectual: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand por Ayn Rand
1.124 3.63 The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich por Timothy Ferriss
1.123 3.38 The 17 essential qualities of a team player por John C. Maxwell
1.12 3.51 Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It por Richard A. Clarke
1.114 3.64 On the Road por Jack Kerouac
1.111 3.67 The Present por Spencer Johnson
1.11 3.52 Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association por American P... Association
1.103 3.83 Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.1 3.56 The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms (Incerto) por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.094 3.62 I Am a Strange Loop por Douglas R. Hofstadter
1.092 3.83 Walden por Henry David Thoreau
1.091 3.4 I Ching (Shambhala Pocket Classics) por Thomas Cleary
1.089 3.65 How Full Is Your Bucket? Positive Strategies for Work and Life por Tom Rath
1.086 3.81 Stranger in a Strange Land (Uncut Edition) por Robert A. Heinlein
1.082 3.81 Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values por Robert M. Pirsig
1.081 3.55 Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything por Don Tapscott
1.08 3.49 The Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love por Jill Conner Browne
1.076 3 Practical Candleburning Rituals: Spells and Rituals for Every Purpose por Raymond Buckland
1.076 3.62 One Second After por William R. Forstchen
1.075 3.57 The Knowing-Doing Gap: How Smart Companies Turn Knowledge into Action por Jeffrey Pfeffer
1.066 3.72 The One Thing You Need to Know: ... About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success por Marcus Buckingham
1.063 3.71 The Millionaire Mind por Thomas J. Stanley
1.06 3.11 Swine Not? por Jimmy Buffett
1.056 3.72 Romeo and Juliet por William Shakespeare
1.054 3.73 The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
1.046 3.77 The Innovator's Solution: Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth por Clayton M. Christensen
1.044 3.7 The Ten Faces of Innovation: IDEO's Strategies for Defeating the Devil's Advocate and Driving Creativity Throughout Your Organization por Thomas Kelley
1.037 3.45 Politically Correct Bedtime Stories: Modern Tales for Our Life & Times por James Finn Garner
1.032 3.52 50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know por Ben Dupré
1.018 3.92 Neuromancer por William Gibson
1.016 3.55 The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization por Thomas L. Friedman
1.016 3.13 The Design of Future Things por Donald A. Norman
1.015 3.74 The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork: Embrace Them and Empower Your Team por John C. Maxwell
1.011 3.7 The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World por Pedro Domingos
1.005 3.59 Quidditch Through the Ages por Kennilworthy Whisp
1.004 3.49 Being Digital por Nicholas Negroponte
0.997 4.1 The Prophet por Kahlil Gibran
0.992 3.21 Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War por P. W. Singer
0.992 3.79 The Tao of Pooh por Benjamin Hoff
0.991 3.61 Proust Was a Neuroscientist por Jonah Lehrer
0.99 3.83 Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know about Global Politics por Tim Marshall
0.99 3.93 Crossing the Threshold of Hope por John Paul II
0.987 3.62 Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
0.987 3.68 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them por J. K. Rowling
0.986 3.95 The God Delusion por Richard Dawkins
0.985 3.6 The First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels por Michael Watkins
0.984 3.86 The Garden of the Prophet por Kahlil Gibran
0.98 3.63 1,000 Places to See in the U.S.A. & Canada Before You Die por Patricia Schultz
0.979 3.59 Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Corporation por James P. Womack
0.978 3.72 Leadership Is an Art por Max De Pree
0.978 3.51 The Art of Deception: Controlling the Human Element of Security por Kevin D. Mitnick
0.975 3.89 Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
0.974 3.83 The Order of Time por Carlo Rovelli
0.97 3.96 The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám por Omar Khayyám
0.97 4.03 The Tassajara Bread Book por Edward Espe Brown
0.97 3.76 The Jefferson Bible: The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth por Thomas Jefferson
0.968 3.84 The Art of War por Sun Tzu
0.967 3.58 Rainbows End por Vernor Vinge
0.964 3.52 Utopia por Thomas More
0.963 3.93 Compendio da obra da riqueza das nações por Adam Smith
0.962 3.85 Starship Troopers por Robert A. Heinlein
0.961 3.75 My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey por Jill Bolte Taylor
0.959 3.77 How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed por Ray Kurzweil
0.958 3.62 1,000 Places to See Before You Die por Patricia Schultz
0.957 3.66 Dreams of a Final Theory por Steven Weinberg
0.956 3.91 The Misbehavior of Markets: A Fractal View of Financial Turbulence por Benoit Mandelbrot
0.954 3.81 Candide por Voltaire
0.953 4.03 Foxfire 2: Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving, Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn Shuckin's, Wagon Making and More Affairs of Plain Living por Eliot Wigginton
0.951 4.09 Ready Player One por Ernest Cline
0.95 3.76 Weaving the Web: The Original Design and Ultimate Destiny of the World Wide Web por Tim Berners-Lee
0.949 3.77 Silas Marner por George Eliot
0.948 3.62 Emotional Design: Why We Love (or Hate) Everyday Things por Donald A. Norman
0.948 2.79 Snark por David Denby
0.948 4.06 War Is a Racket por Smedley D. Butler
0.947 4.04 Gilgamesh: A New English Version por Stephen Mitchell
0.947 3.73 Zen in the Art of Archery por Eugen Herrigel
0.946 3.8 Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker por Kevin Mitnick
0.946 4 The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are por Alan Watts
0.946 3.36 The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century por George Friedman
0.943 3.95 A Manual for Creating Atheists por Peter Boghossian
0.943 3.92 The House Book por Phaidon Press
0.942 4 Foundation por Isaac Asimov
0.942 3.71 Managing Transitions: Making the Most of Change por William Bridges
0.942 4.03 The Odyssey por Homer
0.942 3.88 God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything por Christopher Hitchens
0.941 3.6 The Improbability Principle: Why Coincidences, Miracles, and Rare Events Happen Every Day por David J. Hand
0.941 3.64 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow [short story] por Washington Irving
0.941 3.81 Os Contos de Beedle o Bardo por J. K. Rowling
0.939 3.87 The Wizard of Oz por L. Frank Baum
0.938 3.8 Crush it! : why now is the time to cash in on your passion por Gary Vaynerchuk
0.937 3.73 Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew America por Thomas L. Friedman
0.934 3.97 Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction por Philip E. Tetlock
0.932 3.6 About Time: Einstein's Unfinished Revolution por Paul Davies
0.932 3.33 The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook por Joshua Piven
0.932 4.21 When We Were Very Young por A. A. Milne
0.931 3.7 Gulliver's Travels por Jonathan Swift
0.931 4.17 The Complete Encyclopedia of Needlework por Thérèse de Dillmont
0.93 3.71 The Essays por Francis Bacon
0.926 4.12 One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish por Dr. Seuss
0.924 3.8 Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences por John Allen Paulos
0.922 3.95 Brave New World por Aldous Huxley
0.921 4.02 The Lazlo Letters por Don Novello
0.921 4.12 The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress por Robert A. Heinlein
0.92 3.72 Two Treatises of Government por John Locke
0.917 4.22 The Professional Chef por The Culinary Institute of America
0.916 3.95 How the Other Half Lives por Jacob A. Riis
0.916 3.52 Irreligion: A Mathematician Explains Why the Arguments for God Just Don't Add Up por John Allen Paulos
0.915 3.29 Looking Backward, 2000-1887 por Edward Bellamy
0.91 3.85 Fables of Aesop por Aesopus
0.908 4.11 A Fire upon the Deep por Vernor Vinge
0.908 4.26 War and Peace por Leo Tolstoy
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 3.59 Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being por Martin E. P. Seligman
0.906 3.64 Electric Universe: The Shocking True Story of Electricity por David Bodanis
0.903 3.3 The Umbrella Academy Volume 3: Hotel Oblivion por Gerard Way
0.9 3.64 The Umbrella Academy Volume 1: Apocalypse Suite por Gerard Way
0.9 3.82 Red Dragon por Thomas Harris
0.898 4.08 Understanding Variation: The Key to Managing Chaos por Donald J. Wheeler
0.897 3.43 Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House por Michael Wolff
0.896 3.59 The Man from the Train: The Solving of a Century-Old Serial Killer Mystery por Bill James
0.895 3.97 The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable por Patrick Lencioni
0.895 4.13 Mistakes were made (but not by me) por Carol Tavris
0.894 3.96 Dracula por Bram Stoker
0.894 3.89 Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition por Kerry Patterson
0.892 3.84 The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference por Malcolm Gladwell
0.892 3.85 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil por John Berendt
0.889 3.99 The Mind's I: Fantasies and Reflections on Self and Soul por Douglas R. Hofstadter
0.888 3.86 The Mind of God : The Scientific Basis for a Rational World por Paul Davies
0.884 3.96 The Innovator's Dilemma : The Revolutionary Book That Will Change the Way You Do Business por Clayton M. Christensen
0.882 4.15 On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century por Timothy Snyder
0.881 4.28 Dune por Frank Herbert
0.881 4.23 Tao Te Ching por Lao Tzu
0.88 3.97 Foundation and Empire por Isaac Asimov
0.878 4.05 Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered por E. F. Schumacher
0.877 3.96 How the Mind Works por Steven Pinker
0.876 3.94 The Mind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force por Jeffrey M. Schwartz
0.874 3.84 The Universe in a Nutshell por Stephen Hawking
0.874 4.12 The Shining por Stephen King
0.874 4.14 A Christmas Carol [adapted - Penguin Reader] por Charles Dickens
0.872 4.2 The Best and the Brightest por David Halberstam
0.872 4.06 The Design of Everyday Things por Donald A. Norman
0.871 4.2 Sonnets from the Portuguese por Elizabeth Barrett Browning
0.871 3.29 Rand0m1ze por Andy Weir
0.87 3.99 Please Understand Me II: Temperament, Character, Intelligence por David Keirsey
0.868 4.01 Second Foundation por Isaac Asimov
0.867 4.2 The Name of the Rose por Umberto Eco
0.867 3.74 David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants por Malcolm Gladwell
0.866 3.79 Mona Lisa Overdrive por William Gibson
0.866 4.17 Harry Potter e a Câmara dos Segredos por J. K. Rowling
0.865 3.67 Think Like a Freak por Steven D. Levitt
0.865 3.47 The Children of the Sky por Vernor Vinge
0.863 3.75 How to Stay Alive in the Woods: A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter and Self-Preservation Anywhere por Bradford Angier
0.861 4.29 Harry Potter e a Pedra Filosofal por J. K. Rowling
0.86 3.69 Zoe's Tale por John Scalzi
0.86 3.97 Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future por Martin Ford
0.859 4.24 The Age of Reason por Thomas Paine
0.859 3.96 Outliers: The Story of Success por Malcolm Gladwell
0.857 3.85 Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time por Michael Shermer
0.857 3.93 Edison and the Electric Chair: A Story of Light and Death por Mark Regan Essig
0.855 3.68 Little Black Book of Connections: 6.5 Assets for Networking Your Way to Rich Relationships por Jeffrey Gitomer
0.855 3.86 The Mad Science Book: Experiments from the Wilder Side of Science por Reto U. Schneider
0.855 4.07 Moosewood Restaurant New Classics por Moosewood Collective
0.855 3.77 The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations por James Surowiecki
0.855 4.22 Griffin & Sabine: An Extraordinary Correspondence por Nick Bantock
0.854 3.95 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? por Philip K. Dick
0.854 3.79 The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation por Sid Jacobson
0.853 4.06 The Golden Mean: In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin & Sabine Concludes por Nick Bantock
0.851 4.33 Green Eggs and Ham por Dr. Seuss
0.851 4.04 On Intelligence por Jeff Hawkins
0.848 4.34 Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid por Douglas R. Hofstadter
0.848 4.28 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix por J. K. Rowling
0.847 3.98 I, Robot por Isaac Asimov
0.845 4.32 Watchmen por Alan Moore
0.844 3.82 How We Decide por Jonah Lehrer
0.842 4.37 Larousse Gastronomique por Prosper Montagné
0.842 3.86 The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don't por Nate Silver
0.841 4.05 Doctor Sleep por Stephen King
0.838 3.57 In the Dark Streets Shineth: A 1941 Christmas Eve Story por David McCullough
0.836 4.18 Songs of Innocence and of Experience por William Blake
0.834 3.91 The Umbrella Academy Volume 2: Dallas por Gerard Way
0.832 3.89 Burning Chrome por William Gibson
0.831 4.28 The Selfish Gene por Richard Dawkins
0.831 4.35 Winnie-the-Pooh por A. A. Milne
0.831 4.18 A Short History of Nearly Everything por Bill Bryson
0.83 3.82 How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking por Jordan Ellenberg
0.829 3.86 Contagious: Why Things Catch On por Jonah Berger
0.829 3.84 Count Zero por William Gibson
0.829 4.05 Old Man's War por John Scalzi
0.827 3.76 Lies Across America: What Our Historic Sites Get Wrong por James W. Loewen
0.826 3.68 Edison por Edmund Morris
0.825 4.07 Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern por Douglas R. Hofstadter
0.825 4.42 The U.S. Constitution: And Fascinating Facts About It por Terry L. Jordan
0.824 3.55 Home Improvement 1-2-3: Expert Advice from The Home Depot por The Home Depot
0.824 4 Second Variety por Philip K. Dick
0.823 3.62 13 Things That Don't Make Sense: The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time por Michael Brooks
0.822 4.04 1,000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die por Tom Moon
0.819 3.48 I'm Feeling Lucky: The Confessions of Google Employee Number 59 por Douglas Edwards
0.818 4.28 The Martian por Andy Weir
0.817 3.91 Pooh's Little Instruction Book por Joan Powers
0.816 3.92 In The Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives por Steven Levy
0.815 4.3 How to Cook Everything: Simple Recipes for Great Food por Mark Bittman
0.813 3.97 The Infinite Game por Simon Sinek
0.81 4.11 Sabine's Notebook: In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin & Sabine Continues por Nick Bantock
0.81 3.54 Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress, Harms the Planet, and Threatens Our Lives por Michael Specter
0.809 4.34 The Sneetches and Other Stories por Dr. Seuss
0.809 4.42 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows por J. K. Rowling
0.807 3.8 What the Dog Saw and Other Adventures por Malcolm Gladwell
0.804 3.92 Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things: What Categories Reveal About the Mind por George Lakoff
0.8 4.02 The Chickens Are Restless por Gary Larson
0.8 3.8 When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of a Modern Group That Predicted the Destruction of the World por Leon Festinger
0.799 4.07 Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard por Chip Heath
0.798 4.05 A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership por James Comey
0.795 3.91 The Art of Invisibility: The World's Most Famous Hacker Teaches You How to Be Safe in the Age of Big Brother and Big Data por Kevin Mitnick
0.795 4.18 What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions por Randall Munroe
0.794 3.46 Holding por Graham Norton
0.793 4.36 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince por J. K. Rowling
0.791 3.18 Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration por Buzz Aldrin
0.786 3.85 'Isms & 'Ologies: All the Movements, Ideologies and Doctrines That Have Shaped Our World por Arthur Goldwag
0.786 4.26 A Deepness in the Sky por Vernor Vinge
0.784 4.36 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire por J. K. Rowling
0.78 3.79 George Washington's Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation por George Washington
0.777 3.73 A Keeper por Graham Norton
0.77 4.4 The House at Pooh Corner por A. A. Milne
0.769 4.4 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban por J. K. Rowling
0.761 4.39 The Way to Cook por Julia Child
0.76 3.81 The End of All Things por John Scalzi
0.76 4.15 How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems por Randall Munroe
0.756 3.88 The Last Colony por John Scalzi
0.745 4.33 Poems por Wallace Stevens
0.745 3.4 100 Things You're Not Supposed To Know por Russ Kick
0.742 4.07 Masters of Doom: How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture por David Kushner
0.737 3.75 The Cousins' Wars: Religion, Politics, Civil Warfare, And The Triumph Of Anglo-America por Kevin Phillips
0.737 3.95 The Ghost Brigades por John Scalzi
0.731 4.3 The Qabalistic Tarot: A Textbook of Mystical Philosophy por Robert Wang
0.73 4.08 The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: How to Know What's Really Real in a World Increasingly Full of Fake por Steven Novella
0.726 3.74 Wrinkles in Time por George Smoot
0.725 4.43 The Complete Sherlock Holmes por Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
0.724 4.42 The Visual Display of Quantitative Information por Edward R. Tufte
0.723 3.3 Tilt: A Skewed History of the Tower of Pisa por Nicholas Shrady
0.723 3.98 Jesus the Son of Man por Kahlil Gibran
0.721 4.16 The Sciences of the Artificial por Herbert A. Simon
0.705 3.89 The Human Division por John Scalzi
0.673 4.32 How Democracies Die por Steven Levitsky
0.646 4.6 The Indispensable Calvin and Hobbes por Bill Watterson
0.602 3.54 Founding Myths: Stories That Hide Our Patriotic Past por Ray Raphael
0.578 4.64 A Day In the Life of Marlon Bundo por Jill Twiss