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Rank Favorite Book Avr. SAT
(raw)
Avr. SAT
(adjusted)
Std. Err #Schools Total Weight Genre
(from LibraryThing)
1Dan Brown99599521.2910752Contemporary Fiction
2A Separate Peace1025102528.11312347Children's Lit
3A Tale Of Two Cities1065106541.52012524Classics
4A Farewell To Arms1079107927.51612635Classics
5Alice In Wonderland1100110025.42612703Children's Lit
6A Time To Kill96096015.11512838Contemporary Fiction
7Quiet On The Western Front1101110121.51513526Classics
8Shakespeare1101110149.81113757Classics
9A Wrinkle In Time1101110131.82113773Children's Lit
10Anthem1047104726.31415098Dystopian
11A Clockwork Orange1030103016.12617196Dystopian
12Cats Cradle1181118141.31017836Science Fiction/Fantasy
13Little Women1078107831.31118055Chick Lit
14James Patterson98598519.71018478Contemporary Fiction
15The Color Purple86586531.61218568African American
16Atlas Shrugged1228122839.91419622Philosophy
17Nervous90190123.21119709Erotica
18100 Years Of Solitude1308130848.51219774Classics
19The Grapes Of Wrath1076107632.61119935Classics
20C.S. Lewis1021102123.22320471Religion
21The Bell Jar1075107526.41620814Biography
22Anna Karenina1113111333.51521275Classics
23B More Careful90390330.81321307African American
24The Purpose Driven Life93993915.71221917Religion
25Freakonomics1275127537.41123003Misc
26Choke1034103412.31523099Contemporary Fiction
27Dune1086108644.01424321Science Fiction/Fantasy
28Great Expectations1046104636.81324975Classics
29A Child Called It97997913.02727178Biography
30My Sisters Keeper1048104825.81427243Contemporary Fiction
31Hes Just Not That Into You1016101614.61027374Misc
32The Wedding98298218.91128626Chick Lit
33I Dont Read--96896819.41728732Misc
34The Outsiders1002100222.61329360Children's Lit.
35John Grisham1027102714.32230857Contemporary Fiction
36Running With Scissors1053105335.91131038Biography
37Go Ask Alice1002100217.61431368Children's Lit
38East Of Eden1136113630.31732335Classics
39Lolita1317131739.01432344Classics
40Eragon1070107020.42633095Science Fiction/Fantasy
41A Tree Grows In Brooklyn96996923.82233243Children's Lit
42Where The Red Fern Grows99999916.11134595Children's Lit
43Gone With The Wind1022102217.71535977Classics
44Angelas Ashes1007100724.91936257Biography
45Hamlet1022102231.92137577Classics
46A Walk To Remember99799711.14539427Chick Lit
47Wild At Heart102910299.63640486Religion
48The Devil Wears Prada1008100822.41841107Chick Lit.
49Life Of Pi1139114030.92241484Philosophy
50Wuthering Heights1012101241.41342125Classics
51The Things They Carried1056105623.81446044Misc
52On The Road1094109420.81951038Classics
53Wicked1008100818.51351506Science Fiction/Fantasy
54Animal Farm1048104814.14352645Dystopian
55Captivating104910497.75152766Religion
56True To The Game88788717.71553943African American
57Lord Of The Flies1049104918.22054049Dystopian
58Their Eyes Were Watching God95595524.22255093African American
59Crime And Punishment1307130720.93556981Classics
60Zane82682612.22657210Erotica
61The Holy Bible90990914.42460878Religion
62The Perks Of Being A Wallflower1065106512.43064173Misc
63A Million Little Pieces1014101414.05368030Contemporary Fiction
64Catch 221233123327.43974412Classics
65Mere Christianity1082108211.66281739Religion
66Night1006100615.62987759Biography
67Fight Club99799728.22790085Contemporary Fiction
68Redeeming Love1050105012.03990682Religion
69The Count Of Monte Cristo1066106632.22791772Classics
70Fahrenheit 45189389330.02297669Dystopian
71Flyy Girl89789713.23898604African American
72The Alchemist1216121725.126101472Science Fiction/Fantasy
73The Book Of Mormon1083108335.59107446Religion
74The Hobbit1056105614.931112789Science Fiction/Fantasy
75Addicted88488410.850115072Erotica
76The Kite Runner1123112320.550116646Contemporary Fiction
77Nicholas Sparks9829827.263121893Chick Lit
78Jane Eyre1133113316.863123408Classics
79The Chronicles Of Narnia103210329.185124897Science Fiction/Fantasy
80The Lovely Bones1020102012.357134264Contemporary Fiction
81The Five People You Meet In Heaven1028102810.676160712Philosophy
82Blue Like Jazz106910697.2106179597Religion
83Of Mice And Men1007100715.965182161Classics
84Memoirs Of A Geisha1051105117.382220150Contemporary Fiction
85Brave New World1095109512.782224199Science Fiction/Fantasy
86Enders Game1167116721.079247698Science Fiction/Fantasy
87Tuesdays With Morrie103410349.794282122Philosophy
88The Giver106410648.6115320445Children's Lit
average total weight at 336295
89The Coldest Winter Ever9209208.3107402153African American
90The Lord Of The Rings110211026.4273822707Science Fiction/Fantasy
91The Notebook101810185.42811072921Chick Lit
92Pride And Prejudice113611366.43941462322Classics
93The Great Gatsby112411245.94161982031Classics
94The Da Vinci Code106510654.45632262706Contemporary Fiction
951984112011205.54632328882Dystopian
96The Catcher In The Rye111111115.24942411191Classics
97To Kill A Mockingbird109610964.65772688628Classics
98Angels And Demons109010914.36002725653Contemporary Fiction
99The Bible104710473.88004220217Religion
100Harry Potter108910894.09155695883Science Fiction/Fantasy