Controversial Books for bethelsudbury

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 Titel
1.216 3.86 The Book of Letters: A Mystical Hebrew Alphabet af Lawrence Kushner
1.162 3.72 The Case for Israel af Alan Dershowitz
1.155 3.11 Surviving With Wolves af Misha Defonseca
1.139 4.09 Old Turtle af Douglas Wood
1.135 3.23 A God That Could be Real: Spirituality, Science, and the Future of Our Planet af Nancy Ellen Abrams
1.133 3.98 Gesenius' Hebrew Grammar af H. F. W. Gesenius
1.127 3.8 The Guide for the Perplexed af Moses Maimonides
1.086 4 The Trees of the Dancing Goats af Patricia Polacco
1.075 3.83 Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson af Mitch Albom
1.074 3.82 The Book of Job af Stephen Mitchell
1.062 3.9 The Gates of the Forest: A Novel af Elie Wiesel
1.054 3.5 Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust af Daniel Jonah Goldhagen
1.049 3.76 The Figured Wheel: New and Collected Poems, 1966-1996 af Robert Pinsky
1.041 3.76 Masada-Kong Herodes fæstning af Yigael Yadin
1.031 3.58 A Journey to the End of the Millennium af A. B. Yehoshua
1.023 3.32 Extraordinary af Nancy Werlin
1.022 3.88 Everyday Life in Bible Times af James B. Pritchard
1.021 3.68 Herzog af Saul Bellow
1.015 3.65 Jerusalem 1913: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict af Amy Dockser Marcus
1.012 4 The Town Beyond the Wall: A Novel af Elie Wiesel
1.009 3.71 The Upstairs Room af Johanna Reiss
1.006 3.6 The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered af Robert H. Eisenman
1.003 3.9 Twilight af Elie Wiesel
0.998 4.13 Beatrice's Goat af Page McBrier
0.997 3.72 Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle af Dan Senor
0.99 3.73 Confessions of a Closet Catholic af Sarah Darer Littman
0.985 3.48 The Promised Land af Mary Antin
0.984 3.77 Choosing a Jewish Life: A Handbook for People Converting to Judaism and for Their Family and Friends af Anita Diamant
0.984 3.86 The Works of Josephus af Flavius Josephus
0.981 4.03 Det røde telt af Anita Diamant
0.976 3.6 The Liberated Bride af A. B. Yehoshua
0.967 4.06 Once We Were Brothers af Richard H. Balson
0.958 3.95 When Bad Things Happen to Good People af Harold S. Kushner
0.955 3.46 The Book of Lilith af Barbara Black Koltuv
0.954 3.01 Bedrageriet med Dødehavsrullerne af Michael Baigent
0.951 3.95 Walking the Bible: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses af Bruce Feiler
0.951 4.28 The Sabbath af Abraham Joshua Heschel
0.95 3.9 The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve af Stephen Greenblatt
0.95 3.53 Zoobestyrerens kone af Diane Ackerman
0.949 3.62 36 Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction af Rebecca Goldstein
0.948 3.82 Back To The Sources: Reading the Classic Jewish Texts af Barry W. Holtz
0.945 4.19 The Book of Jewish Values: A Day-by-Day Guide to Ethical Living af Joseph Telushkin
0.944 3.96 David and Solomon : in search of the Bible's sacred kings and the roots of the Western tradition af Israel Finkelstein
0.943 3.94 The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology's New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts af Israel Finkelstein
0.942 3.8 Det jiddische politiforbund : roman af Michael Chabon
0.94 3.91 The Tattooist of Auschwitz af Heather Morris
0.939 3.88 Genesis: Translation and Commentary af Robert Alter
0.935 4.14 De mistede : på sporet af seks blandt seks millioner af Daniel Mendelsohn
0.934 3.79 The Dead Sea Scrolls af Géza Vermes
0.931 3.68 The Covenant af Naomi Ragen
0.93 3.94 Souls on Fire: Portraits and Legends of Hasidic Masters af Elie Wiesel
0.93 4.02 The Treasure af Uri Shulevitz
0.929 4 Hanukkah at Valley Forge af Stephen Krensky
0.929 3.75 Waiting for Anya af Michael Morpurgo
0.927 3.76 The Estate af Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.926 4.35 My Grandfather's Coat af Jim Aylesworth
0.924 3.87 Gud - i jødedom, kristendom og islam af Karen Armstrong
0.92 3.71 Journey to America af Sonia Levitin
0.919 4.04 What the Night Sings af Vesper Stamper
0.914 3.85 Jewish Holidays af Michael Strassfeld
0.912 3.8 Den næste verden af Dara Horn
0.91 3.76 Mr. Sammlers planet af Saul Bellow
0.909 4.47 The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures af David Aretha
0.908 4.19 As a Driven Leaf af Milton Steinberg
0.907 3.94 In the Image af Dara Horn
0.907 4.14 Biblical Literacy: The Most Important People, Events, and Ideas of the Hebrew Bible af Joseph Telushkin
0.904 4.24 But You Did Not Come Back: A Memoir af Marceline Loridan-Ivens
0.903 3.72 The Essential Kabbalah: The Heart of Jewish Mysticism af Daniel C. Matt
0.899 3.5 The Winter Horses af Philip Kerr
0.895 3.9 My Own Words af Ruth Bader Ginsburg
0.894 3.19 Tidevand af Anita Diamant
0.893 4.19 The Joys of Yiddish af Leo Rosten
0.893 3.78 Arven fra jøderne af Thomas Cahill
0.891 4.05 The Jewish Book of Why af Alfred J. Kolatch
0.89 3.85 In the Land of Israel af Amos Oz
0.889 3.73 Komplottet mod Amerika af Philip Roth
0.886 3.92 Brundibar af Tony Kushner
0.886 3.69 The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon af Richard Zimler
0.884 3.96 Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue af Sam Harris
0.884 4.11 The War Against the Jews: 1933-1945 af Lucy S. Dawidowicz
0.884 3.63 The Jew Store af Stella Suberman
0.883 4.29 Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures, The New JPS Translation According to the Traditional Hebrew Text af JPS
0.88 4.37 Mrs. Katz and Tush af Patricia Polacco
0.88 4.12 En tyskers historie : erindringer 1914-1933 af Sebastian Haffner
0.879 3.98 Oh Jerusalem af Larry Collins
0.878 3.6 The Inquisitor's Apprentice af Chris Moriarty
0.878 4.23 Five Books Of Miriam: A Woman's Commentary on the Torah af Ellen Frankel
0.876 3.93 Bogens folk af Geraldine Brooks
0.876 4.06 The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank af Willy Lindwer
0.875 3.76 A Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life af Dana Reinhardt
0.875 3.97 Skeletons at the Feast af Chris Bohjalian
0.874 4.34 God Is a Verb: Kabbalah and the Practice of Mystical Judaism af David A. Cooper
0.869 3.62 Little Failure: A Memoir af Gary Shteyngart
0.864 3.59 Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots af Deborah Feldman
0.864 3.58 Friedrich af Hans Peter Richter
0.862 4.12 Anne Frank af Ruud van der Rol
0.862 3.81 The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible af A. J. Jacobs
0.86 3.99 Letters from Rifka af Karen Hesse
0.858 3.91 The Longings of Women af Marge Piercy
0.857 3.7 Born to Kvetch: Yiddish Language and Culture in All of Its Moods af Michael Wex
0.857 3.95 When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit af Judith Kerr
0.857 3.91 Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World af H. H. Dalai Lama
0.856 3.88 The Plot: The Secret Story of The Protocols of the Elders of Zion af Will Eisner
0.855 4.15 Number The Stars (1990 Newbery) af Lois Lowry
0.854 4.15 All-of-a-Kind Family af Sydney Taylor
0.851 4.02 Those Who Save Us af Jenna Blum
0.849 3.8 Black Radishes af Susan Lynn Meyer
0.846 4.36 The Keeping Quilt af Patricia Polacco
0.846 3.92 Jerusalem - Biografien af Simon Sebag Montefiore
0.845 3.85 Shosha af Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.845 4.07 The Way Of Man: According to the Teaching of Hasidism af Martin Buber
0.844 4.27 Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know About the Jewish Religion, Its People and Its History af Joseph Telushkin
0.844 4.07 Naming Liberty af Jane Yolen
0.844 4.02 En søns far : en sand historie, Patrimony af Philip Roth
0.842 3.51 Day After Night af Anita Diamant
0.841 3.63 Escape!: The Story of the Great Houdini af Sid Fleischman
0.84 3.61 The Bible: A Biography af Karen Armstrong
0.839 4.11 The Tiny Seed af Eric Carle
0.839 3.86 Anna and the Swallow Man af Gavriel Savit
0.838 4.18 En fortælling om kærlighed og mørke af Amos Oz
0.838 4.47 God in Search of Man : A Philosophy of Judaism af Abraham Joshua Heschel
0.838 3.48 Metusalems død af Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.836 3.83 The Ladies Auxiliary (Ballantine Reader's Circle) af Tova Mirvis
0.836 4.09 The Family Moskat af Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.836 3.52 The Boy Who Loved Anne Frank af Ellen Feldman
0.836 4 The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East af Sandy Tolan
0.835 3.82 Sacred Trash: The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza af Adina Hoffman
0.835 3.99 From Beirut to Jerusalem af Thomas L. Friedman
0.834 3.47 A Woman in Jerusalem af A. B. Yehoshua
0.833 4.08 The Devil's Arithmetic af Jane Yolen
0.83 4.28 Night af Elie Wiesel
0.828 3.89 Living a Jewish Life, Updated and Revised Edition: Jewish Traditions, Customs, and Values for Today's Families af Anita Diamant
0.824 3.96 The ark before Noah : decoding the story of the flood af Irving L. Finkel
0.821 3.77 The Betrayers: A Novel af David Bezmozgis
0.817 4.41 I Will Bear Witness: A Diary of the Nazi Years 1942-1945 af Victor Klemperer
0.816 3.63 Sweet and low af Rich Cohen
0.816 3.78 To Be A Jew: A Guide To Jewish Observance In Contemporary Life af Hayim Halevy Donin
0.814 4.23 My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel af Ari Shavit
0.811 4.08 The Librarian of Auschwitz af Antonio Iturbe
0.811 4.25 Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins af Eric A. Kimmel
0.81 3.55 Striking Back: The 1972 Munich Olympics Massacre and Israel's Deadly Response af Aaron J. Klein
0.809 4.13 Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier's Story af Matti Friedman
0.808 4.05 The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi af Neal Bascomb
0.806 4.08 The Rabbi's Cat: The Bar Mitzvah / Malka of the Lions / Exodus af Joann Sfar
0.806 4.16 The Invention of the Jewish People af Shlomo Sand
0.806 4.16 Once af Morris Gleitzman
0.801 3.76 The Secret Chord af Geraldine Brooks
0.799 3.9 Wanderings: History of the Jews af Chaim Potok
0.794 4.32 Rose Blanche af Christophe Gallaz
0.793 4.21 The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog af Adam Gidwitz
0.792 4.53 The Blessing Cup af Patricia Polacco
0.79 4.13 Six Days of War af Michael B. Oren
0.789 3.64 Not Me af Michael Lavigne
0.788 3.71 Zebra Forest af Adina Rishe Gewirtz
0.785 4.28 Jeg husker Anne Frank, Historien om kvinden som hjalp med at skjule familien Frank af Miep Gies
0.779 4.16 Mit liv af Golda Meir
0.779 4.34 The Collected Stories af Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.776 4.02 The Macmillan Bible Atlas af Yohanan Aharoni
0.774 4.36 Etz Hayim: Torah and Commentary af David L. Lieber
0.772 3.75 The Boston Girl af Anita Diamant
0.766 4.26 The Rebbe's Army: Inside the World of Chabad-Lubavitch af Sue Fishkoff
0.763 4.12 The Pity of It All: A Portrait of the German-Jewish Epoch, 1743-1933 af Amos Elon
0.762 4.47 Something from Nothing af Phoebe Gilman
0.761 4.2 All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown af Sydney Taylor
0.755 4.01 Anne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife af Francine Prose
0.749 3.71 The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer af Anne-Marie O'Connor
0.738 4.13 A Pigeon and a Boy af Meir Shalev
0.737 3.79 The Eichmann Trial af Deborah E. Lipstadt
0.734 3.98 The Things a Brother Knows af Dana Reinhardt
0.733 3.8 More Stories from My Father's Court af Isaac Bashevis Singer
0.733 4.28 Pianisten : en overlevendes erindringer fra Warszawa 1939-45 af Władysław Szpilman
0.73 3.95 Second Person Singular af Sayed Kashua
0.728 4.35 Outwitting History: The Amazing Adventures of a Man Who Rescued a Million Yiddish Books af Aaron Lansky
0.727 4.43 Maus : en overlevende fortæller af Art Spiegelman
0.725 4.15 The Island on Bird Street af Uri Orlev
0.724 3.86 All Other Nights af Dara Horn
0.722 3.67 The Golem's Mighty Swing af James Sturm
0.721 4.36 Natten Daggry Dagen af Élie Wiesel
0.721 3.9 Islamic Imperialism: A History af Efraim Karsh
0.715 3.48 Every Spy a Prince: The Complete History of Israel's Intelligence Community af Dan Raviv
0.714 4.32 The Holocaust: The Jewish Tragedy af Martin Gilbert
0.708 4.08 The Story of a Life af Aharon Appelfeld
0.707 4.26 The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List af Leon Leyson
0.705 4.05 The Yellow Wind af David Grossman
0.705 3.95 The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible af Matti Friedman
0.705 4.13 Oskar and the Eight Blessings af Tanya Simon
0.703 4.42 Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence af Jonathan Sacks
0.698 4.26 The Jew in the Lotus: A Poet's Re-Discovery of Jewish Identity in Buddhist India af Rodger Kamenetz
0.695 4.43 Refugee af Alan Gratz
0.684 4.17 Nest af Esther Ehrlich
0.683 3.35 kaddish.com: A novel af Nathan Englander
0.676 4.08 Kibitzers and Fools af Simms Taback
0.656 4.05 Lost in America: A Journey with My Father af Sherwin B. Nuland
0.651 4.02 Apprentice af Maggie Anton
0.648 3.9 Wherever You Go af Joan Leegant
0.647 4.56 The Jewish Study Bible: Featuring the Jewish Publication Society Tanakh Translation af Adele Berlin
0.641 4.54 Keeping the Promise: A Torah's Journey (General Jewish Interest) af Tami Lehman-Wilzig
0.637 4.37 Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster af Jonathan Auxier
0.624 4.42 One Candle af Eve Bunting
0.619 4.63 I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark af Debbie Levy
0.595 4.57 The Five Books of Moses af Everett Fox
0.592 4.59 The Five Books of Moses: A Translation with Commentary af Robert Alter
0.589 4.34 The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children af Wendy Mogel
0.582 4.38 The Mitten String af Jennifer Rosner
0.57 4.07 A Hat for Mrs. Goldman: A Story About Knitting and Love af Michelle Edwards
0.555 4.32 Awake in the Dark: Stories af Shira Nayman
0.471 4.37 Jewish Wisdom: Ethical, Spiritual, and Historical Lessons from the Great Works and Thinkers af Joseph Telushkin
0.443 4.41 Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children af Bryan Mellonie