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Rank Favorite Book Avr. SAT
(raw)
Avr. SAT
(adjusted)
Std. Err #Schools Total Weight Genre
(from LibraryThing)
1Lolita1317131739.01432344Classics
2100 Years Of Solitude1308130848.51219774Classics
3Crime And Punishment1307130720.93556981Classics
4Freakonomics1275127537.41123003Misc
5Catch 221233123327.43974412Classics
6Atlas Shrugged1228122839.91419622Philosophy
7The Alchemist1216121725.126101472Science Fiction/Fantasy
8Cats Cradle1181118141.31017836Science Fiction/Fantasy
9Enders Game1167116721.079247698Science Fiction/Fantasy
10Life Of Pi1139114030.92241484Philosophy
11East Of Eden1136113630.31732335Classics
12Pride And Prejudice113611366.43941462322Classics
13Jane Eyre1133113316.863123408Classics
14The Great Gatsby112411245.94161982031Classics
15The Kite Runner1123112320.550116646Contemporary Fiction
161984112011205.54632328882Dystopian
17Anna Karenina1113111333.51521275Classics
18The Catcher In The Rye111111115.24942411191Classics
19The Lord Of The Rings110211026.4273822707Science Fiction/Fantasy
20A Wrinkle In Time1101110131.82113773Children's Lit
21Shakespeare1101110149.81113757Classics
22Quiet On The Western Front1101110121.51513526Classics
23Alice In Wonderland1100110025.42612703Children's Lit
24To Kill A Mockingbird109610964.65772688628Classics
25Brave New World1095109512.782224199Science Fiction/Fantasy
26On The Road1094109420.81951038Classics
27Angels And Demons109010914.36002725653Contemporary Fiction
28Harry Potter108910894.09155695883Science Fiction/Fantasy
29Dune1086108644.01424321Science Fiction/Fantasy
30The Book Of Mormon1083108335.59107446Religion
31Mere Christianity1082108211.66281739Religion
32A Farewell To Arms1079107927.51612635Classics
33Little Women1078107831.31118055Chick Lit
34The Grapes Of Wrath1076107632.61119935Classics
35The Bell Jar1075107526.41620814Biography
average adjusted avrSAT at 1071
36Eragon1070107020.42633095Science Fiction/Fantasy
37Blue Like Jazz106910697.2106179597Religion
38The Count Of Monte Cristo1066106632.22791772Classics
39A Tale Of Two Cities1065106541.52012524Classics
40The Perks Of Being A Wallflower1065106512.43064173Misc
41The Da Vinci Code106510654.45632262706Contemporary Fiction
42The Giver106410648.6115320445Children's Lit
43The Things They Carried1056105623.81446044Misc
44The Hobbit1056105614.931112789Science Fiction/Fantasy
45Running With Scissors1053105335.91131038Biography
46Memoirs Of A Geisha1051105117.382220150Contemporary Fiction
47Redeeming Love1050105012.03990682Religion
48Captivating104910497.75152766Religion
49Lord Of The Flies1049104918.22054049Dystopian
50My Sisters Keeper1048104825.81427243Contemporary Fiction
51Animal Farm1048104814.14352645Dystopian
52Anthem1047104726.31415098Dystopian
53The Bible104710473.88004220217Religion
54Great Expectations1046104636.81324975Classics
55Tuesdays With Morrie103410349.794282122Philosophy
56Choke1034103412.31523099Contemporary Fiction
57The Chronicles Of Narnia103210329.185124897Science Fiction/Fantasy
58A Clockwork Orange1030103016.12617196Dystopian
59Wild At Heart102910299.63640486Religion
60The Five People You Meet In Heaven1028102810.676160712Philosophy
61John Grisham1027102714.32230857Contemporary Fiction
62A Separate Peace1025102528.11312347Children's Lit
63Hamlet1022102231.92137577Classics
64Gone With The Wind1022102217.71535977Classics
65C.S. Lewis1021102123.22320471Religion
66The Lovely Bones1020102012.357134264Contemporary Fiction
67The Notebook101810185.42811072921Chick Lit
68Hes Just Not That Into You1016101614.61027374Misc
69A Million Little Pieces1014101414.05368030Contemporary Fiction
70Wuthering Heights1012101241.41342125Classics
71The Devil Wears Prada1008100822.41841107Chick Lit.
72Wicked1008100818.51351506Science Fiction/Fantasy
73Angelas Ashes1007100724.91936257Biography
74Of Mice And Men1007100715.965182161Classics
75Night1006100615.62987759Biography
76Go Ask Alice1002100217.61431368Children's Lit
77The Outsiders1002100222.61329360Children's Lit.
78Where The Red Fern Grows99999916.11134595Children's Lit
79A Walk To Remember99799711.14539427Chick Lit
80Fight Club99799728.22790085Contemporary Fiction
81Dan Brown99599521.2910752Contemporary Fiction
82James Patterson98598519.71018478Contemporary Fiction
83Nicholas Sparks9829827.263121893Chick Lit
84The Wedding98298218.91128626Chick Lit
85A Child Called It97997913.02727178Biography
86A Tree Grows In Brooklyn96996923.82233243Children's Lit
87I Dont Read--96896819.41728732Misc
88A Time To Kill96096015.11512838Contemporary Fiction
89Their Eyes Were Watching God95595524.22255093African American
90The Purpose Driven Life93993915.71221917Religion
91The Coldest Winter Ever9209208.3107402153African American
92The Holy Bible90990914.42460878Religion
93B More Careful90390330.81321307African American
94Nervous90190123.21119709Erotica
95Flyy Girl89789713.23898604African American
96Fahrenheit 45189389330.02297669Dystopian
97True To The Game88788717.71553943African American
98Addicted88488410.850115072Erotica
99The Color Purple86586531.61218568African American
100Zane82682612.22657210Erotica