Controversial Books for vesca

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

Tots els llibresCustom
Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Títol
1.174 3.62 In Search of Scotland de H. V. Morton
1.128 3.48 Family Money de Nina Bawden
1.123 3.77 Lust de Geoff Ryman
1.111 3.47 Knights of Madness: Further Comic Tales of Fantasy de Peter Haining
1.107 3.22 Viatge sentimental de Laurence Sterne
1.107 4.02 Hydriotaphia, Urne-Buriall, or, A Discourse of the Sepulchrall Urnes lately found in Norfolk de Sir Thomas Browne
1.09 3.88 Al far de Virginia Woolf
1.072 3.98 Metafisica de Aristoteles de Aristotle
1.068 3.3 Are You Experienced? de William Sutcliffe
1.059 3.68 A Circle of Sisters: Alice Kipling, Georgiana Burne Jones, Agnes Poynter, and Louisa Baldwin de Judith Flanders
1.054 3.83 Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism de V. I. Lenin
1.051 3.59 The Line of Beauty de Alan Hollinghurst
1.044 3.58 Games People Play de Eric Berne
1.031 3.87 Mrs. Dalloway de Virginia Woolf
1.029 3.59 La Venjança de la terra : per què es revolta la terra i com encara podem salvar la humanitat de James E. Lovelock
1.026 3.54 Underground London: Travels Beneath the City Streets de Stephen Smith
1.023 4.25 London A to Z de Geographers' A-Z Map Company
1.023 3.78 The Avignon Quintet de Lawrence Durrell
1.02 3.6 Maddon's Rock de Hammond Innes
1.016 3.58 On the Pleasure of Hating de William Hazlitt
1.012 3.81 Beowulf de Beowulf Poet
1.011 3.84 They Have a Word for It: Lighthearted Lexicon of Untranslatable Words & Phrases de Howard Rheingold
1.008 3.89 Grans esperances de Charles Dickens
1.007 3.25 Do not pass go: from the Old Kent Road to Mayfair de Tim Moore
1.005 3.86 El roig i el negre de Stendhal
1.002 3.72 Tanglewood Tales de Nathaniel Hawthorne
0.999 3.56 L'ampla mar dels Sargassos de Jean Rhys
0.998 3.89 Sidra amb la Rosie de Laurie Lee
0.997 3.75 The End of Mr. Y de Scarlett Thomas
0.99 3.86 The Shipping News de E. Annie Proulx
0.984 3.49 Helena de Evelyn Waugh
0.982 2.99 A Child's Book of True Crime de Chloe Hooper
0.981 3.72 Jim i la sort : novel·la de Kingsley Amis
0.975 3.91 Orientalism de Edward W. Said
0.975 3.75 Psique i Cupido de Apuleius
0.975 3.74 Nadie acabará con los libros de Umberto Eco
0.974 3.83 Kim de Rudyard Kipling
0.974 3.83 Fear and Trembling de Søren Kierkegaard
0.974 3.83 The Order of Time de Carlo Rovelli
0.974 3.74 The Magic World de E. Nesbit
0.972 3.68 A Journey to the End of the Russian Empire (Penguin Great Journeys) de Anton Chekhov
0.971 3.19 Now That You're Back de A. L. Kennedy
0.968 3.57 Agatha Christie's Secret Notebooks: Fifty Years of Mysteries in the Making de John Curran
0.963 3.98 El Somni d'una nit d'estiu de William Shakespeare
0.96 3.67 Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice, and London de Lauren Elkin
0.959 3.97 El mite de Sísif de Albert Camus
0.956 4.03 Ilíada de Homer
0.955 3.64 Sobre la bellesa de Zadie Smith
0.954 3.84 Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds de Charles Mackay
0.954 3.81 Càndid o l'optimisme de Voltaire
0.953 3.5 The Quest for Arthur's Britain de Geoffrey Ashe
0.951 3.5 Londres NW de Zadie Smith
0.948 3.32 La Interpretació del crim de Jed Rubenfeld
0.946 3.48 The Age of Scandal de T. H. White
0.944 3.73 Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa de Haruki Murakami
0.94 3.87 Nanny Ogg's Cookbook de Terry Pratchett
0.938 3.92 El nebot del mag de C. S. Lewis
0.936 4.17 Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases de Peter Mark Roget
0.935 3.82 Latest Readings de Clive James
0.934 3.74 Better Than Life de Grant Naylor
0.934 3.59 The Liar de Stephen Fry
0.93 3.45 The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective de Kate Summerscale
0.928 3.67 The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America de Bill Bryson
0.928 3.89 Red Dwarf: Infinity Welcomes Careful Drivers de Grant Naylor
0.928 4.1 El lleó, la bruixa i l'armari de C. S. Lewis
0.927 3.56 Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations de Thomas L. Friedman
0.926 3.72 The End of Oil: On the Edge of a Perilous New World de Paul Roberts
0.925 4.22 Jane Eyre de Charlotte Brontë
0.924 3.79 Reflections on a Marine Venus de Lawrence Durrell
0.922 3.77 The Science of Discworld III: Darwin's Watch de Terry Pratchett
0.921 3.79 The Science of Discworld II: The Globe de Terry Pratchett
0.92 3.4 The Greek Alexander Romance de Ps-Callisthenes
0.92 3.99 London: The Biography de Peter Ackroyd
0.919 3.9 Tres anglesos s'esbargeixen de Jerome K. Jerome
0.919 3.65 Musicofília : històries de la música i del cervell de Oliver Sacks
0.919 3.56 The Long Earth de Terry Pratchett
0.918 4.07 American Gods de Neil Gaiman
0.918 2.99 The Diagnosis de Alan Lightman
0.916 3.72 Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow de Jerome K. Jerome
0.916 3.82 Curtain: Poirot's Last Case de Agatha Christie
0.913 3.59 Last Orders de Graham Swift
0.912 4.21 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy de Douglas Adams
0.912 3.95 Maurice de E. M. Forster
0.911 3.75 The Salmon of Doubt de Douglas Adams
0.911 4.12 Little Women / Good Wives de Louisa May Alcott
0.909 3.49 La Rosa i l'anell : novel.la meravellosa per a infants de William Makepeace Thackeray
0.907 4.11 American Fried: Adventures of a Happy Eater de Calvin Trillin
0.906 4.01 The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events de Bernard Grun
0.904 3.8 Get Carter de Ted Lewis
0.904 3.63 The Mysterious Mr. Quin de Agatha Christie
0.904 4.07 Emma de Jane Austen
0.904 4.09 Conte de Nadal de Charles Dickens
0.902 3.66 The Aspern Papers, and Other Stories (Oxford World's Classics) de Henry James
0.9 3.34 Russian Disco: Tales of Everyday Lunacy on the Streets of Berlin de Wladimir Kaminer
0.9 3.93 The Story of the Amulet de E. Nesbit
0.9 3.39 The House By the Thames: And the People Who Lived There de Gillian Tindall
0.899 3.31 The Museum Guard de Howard Norman
0.898 3.79 Notes from a Small Island de Bill Bryson
0.898 3.48 Early Greece de Oswyn Murray
0.898 4.04 Brideshead Revisited de Evelyn Waugh
0.896 3.54 A Short History of England de G. K. Chesterton
0.895 3.75 Clochemerle de Gabriel Chevallier
0.895 4.02 L'edat de la innocència de Edith Wharton
0.894 3.96 Dràcula de Bram Stoker
0.891 3.86 The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul de Douglas Adams
0.89 3.9 So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish de Douglas Adams
0.889 4.29 The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire de Edward Gibbon
0.889 4.07 The Ode Less Travelled: Unlocking the Poet Within de Stephen Fry
0.888 3.7 Prospero's Cell de Lawrence Durrell
0.888 3.84 Men at Arms de Evelyn Waugh
0.887 3.46 The Vesuvius Club de Mark Gatiss
0.887 3.74 Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe de Bill Bryson
0.886 3.78 The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. de Washington Irving
0.885 4.03 Come, Tell Me How You Live de Agatha Christie
0.884 4.04 Viatje d'un naturalista al rededor del mon, fet a bordo del barco "Lo Llebrer"(The Beagle) desde 1831 a 1836 de Charles Darwin
0.883 4.06 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763 de James Boswell
0.883 4.07 London War Notes de Mollie Panter-Downes
0.881 4 On Photography de Susan Sontag
0.88 3.92 La lluna i sis penics de W. Somerset Maugham
0.88 4.26 The Complete Poems (Penguin Classics) de William Blake
0.88 4 Puck of Pook's Hill de Rudyard Kipling
0.879 3.67 The House of Green Turf de Ellis Peters
0.878 3.91 The Corner That Held Them de Sylvia Townsend Warner
0.877 3.81 Artists in Crime de Ngaio Marsh
0.876 4.13 Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames de Lara Maiklem
0.876 3.96 The Songlines de Bruce Chatwin
0.876 3.56 The Brutal Art de Jesse Kellerman
0.875 4.11 Seny i sentiment de Jane Austen
0.875 4.21 Persuasió de Jane Austen
0.875 3.9 An Underground Education: The Unauthorized and Outrageous Supplement to Everything You Thought You Knew About Art, Sex, Business, Crime, Science, Medicine, and Other Fields of Human Knowledge de Richard Zacks
0.875 3.8 The Lighthouse Stevensons: The Extraordinary Story of the Building of the Scottish Lighthouses by the Ancestors of Robert Louis Stevenson de Bella Bathurst
0.873 4.22 Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories [Oxford World Classics] de M. R. James
0.873 3.69 In the Teeth of the Evidence and Other Stories de Dorothy L. Sayers
0.872 3.59 Thrones, Dominations de Jill Paton Walsh
0.871 4.06 La dona de blanc de Wilkie Collins
0.871 3.63 Cursa de bumerang de Agatha Christie
0.87 4.4 Orgull i prejudici de Jane Austen
0.868 3.74 Moving Pictures de Terry Pratchett
0.867 3.78 The Light Fantastic de Terry Pratchett
0.865 3.82 The Warden de Anthony Trollope
0.864 3.95 Hav de Jan Morris
0.864 3.81 The Classical Language of Architecture de John Summerson
0.863 3.74 Set lliçons breus de física de Carlo Rovelli
0.862 4.08 Alice, Let's Eat: Further Adventures of a Happy Eater de Calvin Trillin
0.862 4 Skulduggery Pleasant de Derek Landy
0.862 4 The Devil in the White City de Erik Larson
0.862 3.7 Wet Magic de E. Nesbit
0.861 4.09 Tales of Mystery and Imagination de Edgar Allan Poe
0.86 3.65 A Stainless Steel Rat Is Born de Harry Harrison
0.859 3.86 Lights out for the territory: 9 excursions in the secret history of London de Iain Sinclair
0.858 3.88 The Complete Dictionary of Symbols de Jack Tresidder
0.857 3.62 The Dark Labyrinth de Lawrence Durrell
0.857 3.82 The Heart of a Woman de Maya Angelou
0.856 4.25 Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch de Terry Pratchett
0.856 3.98 Moab Is My Washpot de Stephen Fry
0.855 3.88 The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir de Bill Bryson
0.853 3.58 El secret de Chimneys / Agatha Christie ; versió catalana d'Antoni Vicens de Agatha Christie
0.852 3.31 The Case of the Gilded Fly de Edmund Crispin
0.851 4 A Traveller in Rome de H. V. Morton
0.851 4.17 The Diary of Virginia Woolf : Volume 1, 1915-1919 de Virginia Woolf
0.851 4.04 Life, The Universe and Everything de Douglas Adams
0.85 4.01 The Princess and the Goblin de George MacDonald
0.85 4.12 Tom's Midnight Garden de Philippa Pearce
0.849 3.56 Assassinar és fàcil de Agatha Christie
0.848 3.9 Història de Roma de Titus Livy
0.846 3.9 La Guerra jueva; V.I i II de Flavius Josephus
0.846 3.79 The Valley of Bones de Anthony Powell
0.846 3.61 A Matter of Death and Life de Andrey Kurkov
0.845 4.07 The Restaurant at the End of the Universe de Douglas Adams
0.845 3.47 El misteri de Sittaford / Agatha Christie ; versió catalana d'Antoni Vicens de Agatha Christie
0.844 3.94 Maskerade de Terry Pratchett
0.844 3.95 In search of London de H. V. Morton
0.844 3.75 Paperweight de Stephen Fry
0.843 3.89 Ring for Jeeves de P. G. Wodehouse
0.843 3.64 The Lonely Londoners de Samuel Selvon
0.842 3.86 The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don't de Nate Silver
0.841 3.64 No Signposts in the Sea de Vita Sackville-West
0.84 3.85 Buried for Pleasure de Edmund Crispin
0.839 3.62 Sang a la piscina de Agatha Christie
0.839 4.11 Les relacions perilloses de Pierre Choderlos de Laclos
0.839 4.19 Ex-libris : confessions d'una lectora de Anne Fadiman
0.838 3.93 Eichmann and the Holocaust de Hannah Arendt
0.838 4.38 Ficciones de Jorge Luis Borges
0.837 3.43 The Templars: The Dramatic History of the Knights Templar, the Most Powerful Military Order of the Crusades de Piers Paul Read
0.836 4.07 L'assassinat de Roger Ackroyd de Agatha Christie
0.836 3.71 The Thirteen Problems de Agatha Christie
0.834 3.64 Cianur escumós de Agatha Christie
0.834 3.02 Santorini de Alistair MacLean
0.834 4 Wyrd Sisters de Terry Pratchett
0.832 3.53 The Affair de C.P. Snow
0.832 3.94 La llogatera de Wildfell Hall de Anne Brontë
0.832 3.7 Arthur i George de Julian Barnes
0.831 3.75 Service of All the Dead de Colin Dexter
0.83 4.18 El llibre de l'estiu de Tove Jansson
0.829 4.03 Vides dels dotze cèsars de Suetonius
0.829 3.74 Howards End is on the Landing de Susan Hill
0.828 3.67 Thornyhold de Mary Stewart
0.828 3.9 Unseen Academicals de Terry Pratchett
0.828 3.8 El professor i el boig: un relat d'assassinats, bogeria i la creació de l'Oxford English Dictionary de Simon Winchester
0.827 3.47 London Under de Peter Ackroyd
0.827 3.95 Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet de Katie Hafner
0.827 4.24 La meva família i altres animals de Gerald Durrell
0.826 4.06 Assassinat a l'Orient Express de Agatha Christie
0.826 4.09 Venice de James Morris
0.825 3.3 London: A History de A. N. Wilson
0.824 3.4 El Viatge més llarg de E. M. Forster
0.823 4.06 Marianne Dreams de Catherine Storr
0.823 3.8 El Club dels oficis extravagants de G. K. Chesterton
0.823 3.97 Q's Legacy de Helene Hanff
0.821 3.81 Cinc porquets de Agatha Christie
0.819 4.36 The Compleet Molesworth de Geoffrey Willans
0.818 3.89 Rivers of London de Ben Aaronovitch
0.818 4.01 A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail de Bill Bryson
0.816 3.94 Charles Dickens de G. K. Chesterton
0.816 3.8 Aspects of the Novel de E. M. Forster
0.815 3.8 Seven Ages of Paris de Alistair Horne
0.812 3.79 Cartes damunt la taula de Agatha Christie
0.811 3.98 Ten Days' Wonder de Ellery Queen
0.81 3.71 Un grapat de sègol de Agatha Christie
0.81 3.82 Assassinats per ordre alfabètic / Agatha Christie ; versió catalana d'Antoni Vicens de Agatha Christie
0.809 4.12 The Island at the Center of the World: The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony That Shaped America de Russell Shorto
0.808 3.95 Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere de Jan Morris
0.805 3.89 Apple of My Eye de Helene Hanff
0.805 3.98 Heaven's Command: An Imperial Progress de James Morris
0.805 3.73 The Acceptance World de Anthony Powell
0.803 3.84 Bitter Lemons de Lawrence Durrell
0.799 3.48 Teach Yourself Latin: A Complete Course for Beginners de Gavin Betts
0.799 3.76 El tren de les 4.50 de Agatha Christie
0.799 4.12 The Secret Lives of Color de Kassia St Clair
0.798 4.26 Last Chance to See de Douglas Adams
0.797 3.96 Queen Margot de Alexandre Dumas
0.797 4.04 Making Money de Terry Pratchett
0.796 3.62 Necropolis: London and Its Dead de Catharine Arnold
0.795 3.98 In a Sunburned Country de Bill Bryson
0.795 3.87 A Fairly Honourable Defeat de Iris Murdoch
0.794 4.02 Lords and Ladies de Terry Pratchett
0.793 3.84 Es mi tipo: un libro sobre fuentes tipográficas de Simon Garfield
0.792 3.91 Dodger de Terry Pratchett
0.791 3.59 Cover Her Face de P. D. James
0.791 3.99 Restoration London: Everyday Life in London 1660-1670 de Liza Picard
0.789 4.1 Much Obliged, Jeeves de P. G. Wodehouse
0.788 4.19 Guards! Guards! de Terry Pratchett
0.787 3.83 Love Lies Bleeding de Edmund Crispin
0.786 4.44 The Complete Yes Prime Minister de Jonathan Lynn
0.785 3.56 A Philosophy of Walking de Frédéric Gros
0.785 4 Inside the Whale and Other Essays de George Orwell
0.784 3.29 The Later Roman Empire de Averil Cameron
0.784 3.67 Death and the Dancing Footman de Ngaio Marsh
0.782 3.29 Imagined London: A Tour of the World's Greatest Fictional City de Anna Quindlen
0.781 3.71 La mort de lord Edgware de Agatha Christie
0.781 3.88 Underfoot in Show Business de Helene Hanff
0.781 3.92 Family History de Vita Sackville-West
0.78 3.8 Assassinat a la rectoria de Agatha Christie
0.779 4.16 Gratitude de Oliver Sacks
0.776 3.92 The War Against Cliché: Essays and Reviews 1971-2000 de Martin Amis
0.776 3.8 Shakespeare: The World as Stage (Eminent Lives) de Bill Bryson
0.776 3.8 Final Curtain de Ngaio Marsh
0.776 3.62 I Can't Stay Long de Laurie Lee
0.776 3.52 Not in the Flesh de Ruth Rendell
0.775 3.7 Mr. Fortune's Maggot de Sylvia Townsend Warner
0.773 3.98 All Things Considered de G. K. Chesterton
0.771 4.23 Letter from New York de Helene Hanff
0.769 4.12 El Jardí dels Déus de Gerald Durrell
0.769 3.83 An Artist of the Floating World de Kazuo Ishiguro
0.768 4.11 An Autobiography de Agatha Christie
0.765 3.51 30 Days in Sydney: A Wildly Distorted Account de Peter Carey
0.764 3.26 The Haunted House de Charles Dickens
0.764 4 Piano Notes: The World of the Pianist de Charles Rosen
0.763 3.83 A Blink of the Screen: Collected Shorter Fiction de Terry Pratchett
0.761 4.07 Ocells, bèsties i parents de Gerald Durrell
0.759 4.11 On Natural Selection de Charles Darwin
0.757 3.98 Bully for Brontosaurus de Stephen Jay Gould
0.757 3.95 Night Walks (Penguin Great Ideas) de Charles Dickens
0.757 3.71 A Rose for Winter de Laurie Lee
0.755 3.32 Collected Short Stories de E. M. Forster
0.754 3.73 Nabokov's Butterfly: And Other Stories of Great Authors and Rare Books de Rick Gekoski
0.752 4.25 Going Postal de Terry Pratchett
0.751 3.64 Mr Norris Changes Trains de Christopher Isherwood
0.75 4.12 Carry On, Jeeves de P. G. Wodehouse
0.748 4.31 Cooking in a Bedsitter de Katharine Whitehorn
0.745 4.27 84 Charing Cross Road/The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street de Helene Hanff
0.745 4.18 The Gene: An Intimate History de Siddhartha Mukherjee
0.744 4.14 The Truth de Terry Pratchett
0.744 3.93 The House of Arden de E. Nesbit
0.744 3.94 The Golden Age of Murder de Martin Edwards
0.74 4.02 Women & Power: A Manifesto de Mary Beard
0.74 3.88 Conspicuous Consumption de Thorstein Veblen
0.739 3.56 The Sailors' Rendezvous de Georges Simenon
0.738 4.21 Men at Arms de Terry Pratchett
0.734 3.67 Hong Kong de Jan Morris
0.731 3.68 Books v. Cigarettes de George Orwell
0.731 3.84 Tragedy at Law de Cyril Hare
0.73 4.13 Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves de P. G. Wodehouse
0.729 3.68 On a Grander Scale: The Outstanding Life and Tumultuous Times of Sir Christopher Wren de Lisa Jardine
0.729 4.21 Molt bé, Jeeves de P. G. Wodehouse
0.728 4.26 The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper de Hallie Rubenhold
0.725 4.43 The Complete Sherlock Holmes de Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
0.723 3.97 Angel de Elizabeth Taylor
0.721 3.91 Rain: Four Walks in English Weather de Melissa Harrison
0.719 4.14 Pax Britannica: the Climax of an Empire de James Morris
0.717 3.63 The Story of English in 100 Words de David Crystal
0.717 4.46 Sí, ministre de Jonathan Lynn
0.706 3.66 Newton and the Counterfeiter: The Unknown Detective Career of the World's Greatest Scientist de Thomas Levenson
0.706 4.04 Oxford de Jan Morris
0.706 4.12 Rumpole à la Carte de John Mortimer
0.7 3.96 Moon over Soho de Ben Aaronovitch
0.698 3.84 The Savage God: A Study of Suicide de A. Alvarez
0.697 4.59 The Complete Works of William Shakespeare de William Shakespeare
0.692 4.17 The Moth de Catherine Burns
0.691 4.21 The Body: A Guide for Occupants de Bill Bryson
0.69 4.04 Foxglove Summer de Ben Aaronovitch
0.686 3.67 The Venetian Empire: A Sea Voyage de Jan Morris
0.683 4.5 The Annotated Alice: The Definitive Edition de Lewis Carroll
0.681 3.71 A Literature of Their Own: From Charlotte Bronte to Doris Lessing de Elaine Showalter
0.678 4.3 Samuel Johnson's Dictionary: Selections from the 1755 Work That Defined the English Language de Jack Lynch
0.673 3.89 Decline of the English Murder de George Orwell
0.67 4.27 The War of the Worlds / The Time Machine / The Invisible Man / The Island of Dr. Moreau / The First Men in the Moon de H. G. Wells
0.668 4.11 Londres de Virginia Woolf
0.653 4.5 McSorley's Wonderful Saloon de Joseph Mitchell
0.63 3.98 Two Cheers for Democracy de E. M. Forster
0.624 4.27 The Story of Classic Crime in 100 Books de Martin Edwards
0.623 4.42 The Grammar of Ornament de Owen Jones
0.617 4 Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities de Bettany Hughes
0.607 4.61 A Dictionary of the English Language de Samuel Johnson
0.587 4.11 A Peaceful Retirement de Miss Read
0.562 4.19 Square Haunting: Five Women, Freedom and London Between the Wars de Francesca Wade