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Rank Favorite Book Avr. SAT
(raw)
Avr. SAT
(adjusted)
Std. Err #Schools Total Weight Genre
(from LibraryThing)
1The Bible104710473.88004220217Religion
2Harry Potter108910894.09155695883Science Fiction/Fantasy
3Angels And Demons109010914.36002725653Contemporary Fiction
4The Da Vinci Code106510654.45632262706Contemporary Fiction
5To Kill A Mockingbird109610964.65772688628Classics
6The Catcher In The Rye111111115.24942411191Classics
7The Notebook101810185.42811072921Chick Lit
81984112011205.54632328882Dystopian
9The Great Gatsby112411245.94161982031Classics
10Pride And Prejudice113611366.43941462322Classics
11The Lord Of The Rings110211026.4273822707Science Fiction/Fantasy
12Nicholas Sparks9829827.263121893Chick Lit
13Blue Like Jazz106910697.2106179597Religion
14Captivating104910497.75152766Religion
15The Coldest Winter Ever9209208.3107402153African American
16The Giver106410648.6115320445Children's Lit
17The Chronicles Of Narnia103210329.185124897Science Fiction/Fantasy
18Wild At Heart102910299.63640486Religion
19Tuesdays With Morrie103410349.794282122Philosophy
20The Five People You Meet In Heaven1028102810.676160712Philosophy
21Addicted88488410.850115072Erotica
22A Walk To Remember99799711.14539427Chick Lit
23Mere Christianity1082108211.66281739Religion
24Redeeming Love1050105012.03990682Religion
25Zane82682612.22657210Erotica
26Choke1034103412.31523099Contemporary Fiction
27The Lovely Bones1020102012.357134264Contemporary Fiction
28The Perks Of Being A Wallflower1065106512.43064173Misc
29Brave New World1095109512.782224199Science Fiction/Fantasy
30A Child Called It97997913.02727178Biography
31Flyy Girl89789713.23898604African American
32A Million Little Pieces1014101414.05368030Contemporary Fiction
33Animal Farm1048104814.14352645Dystopian
34John Grisham1027102714.32230857Contemporary Fiction
35The Holy Bible90990914.42460878Religion
36Hes Just Not That Into You1016101614.61027374Misc
37The Hobbit1056105614.931112789Science Fiction/Fantasy
38A Time To Kill96096015.11512838Contemporary Fiction
39Night1006100615.62987759Biography
40The Purpose Driven Life93993915.71221917Religion
41Of Mice And Men1007100715.965182161Classics
42Where The Red Fern Grows99999916.11134595Children's Lit
43A Clockwork Orange1030103016.12617196Dystopian
44Jane Eyre1133113316.863123408Classics
45Memoirs Of A Geisha1051105117.382220150Contemporary Fiction
46Go Ask Alice1002100217.61431368Children's Lit
47True To The Game88788717.71553943African American
48Gone With The Wind1022102217.71535977Classics
49Lord Of The Flies1049104918.22054049Dystopian
50Wicked1008100818.51351506Science Fiction/Fantasy
51The Wedding98298218.91128626Chick Lit
52I Dont Read--96896819.41728732Misc
53James Patterson98598519.71018478Contemporary Fiction
average std. err at 20.4
54Eragon1070107020.42633095Science Fiction/Fantasy
55The Kite Runner1123112320.550116646Contemporary Fiction
56On The Road1094109420.81951038Classics
57Crime And Punishment1307130720.93556981Classics
58Enders Game1167116721.079247698Science Fiction/Fantasy
59Dan Brown99599521.2910752Contemporary Fiction
60Quiet On The Western Front1101110121.51513526Classics
61The Devil Wears Prada1008100822.41841107Chick Lit.
62The Outsiders1002100222.61329360Children's Lit.
63Nervous90190123.21119709Erotica
64C.S. Lewis1021102123.22320471Religion
65The Things They Carried1056105623.81446044Misc
66A Tree Grows In Brooklyn96996923.82233243Children's Lit
67Their Eyes Were Watching God95595524.22255093African American
68Angelas Ashes1007100724.91936257Biography
69The Alchemist1216121725.126101472Science Fiction/Fantasy
70Alice In Wonderland1100110025.42612703Children's Lit
71My Sisters Keeper1048104825.81427243Contemporary Fiction
72Anthem1047104726.31415098Dystopian
73The Bell Jar1075107526.41620814Biography
74Catch 221233123327.43974412Classics
75A Farewell To Arms1079107927.51612635Classics
76A Separate Peace1025102528.11312347Children's Lit
77Fight Club99799728.22790085Contemporary Fiction
78Fahrenheit 45189389330.02297669Dystopian
79East Of Eden1136113630.31732335Classics
80B More Careful90390330.81321307African American
81Life Of Pi1139114030.92241484Philosophy
82Little Women1078107831.31118055Chick Lit
83The Color Purple86586531.61218568African American
84A Wrinkle In Time1101110131.82113773Children's Lit
85Hamlet1022102231.92137577Classics
86The Count Of Monte Cristo1066106632.22791772Classics
87The Grapes Of Wrath1076107632.61119935Classics
88Anna Karenina1113111333.51521275Classics
89The Book Of Mormon1083108335.59107446Religion
90Running With Scissors1053105335.91131038Biography
91Great Expectations1046104636.81324975Classics
92Freakonomics1275127537.41123003Misc
93Lolita1317131739.01432344Classics
94Atlas Shrugged1228122839.91419622Philosophy
95Cats Cradle1181118141.31017836Science Fiction/Fantasy
96Wuthering Heights1012101241.41342125Classics
97A Tale Of Two Cities1065106541.52012524Classics
98Dune1086108644.01424321Science Fiction/Fantasy
99100 Years Of Solitude1308130848.51219774Classics
100Shakespeare1101110149.81113757Classics