Top Ten Worst Books Ever

This is the opposite of the BEST books ever written. Just ask yourself what was that one book that stood out from the rest? The one that you could just not possibly finish reading?

The Top Ten

1 Twilight

Worst book ever. I didn't even make it through the first chapter. Do not read this book. Go read something awesome like Harry Potter or The Hunger Games instead.

I originally tried the first book out of curiosity. I thought to myself, "Eh, it's okay. It's kind of cheesy and corny, but it's original at least, and the details in the writing are pretty good." So I read the next two books. The second was also okay though in both the first and second (and the third) the character was incredibly stupid and overly dependent on her boyfriend. By the third book...ugh. The main character, Bella Swan, is the opposite of a strong female protagonist. She even says the her boyfriend is like a drug for her, and when everyone she cares about is put in danger, she just sits in the corner watching. The book implies that women shouldn't get to make their own decisions in relationships, all of their choices should be made for them. The romance isn't even sweet; her boyfriend is overprotective and manipulative. Clearly, Bella payed no attention in health class, because their relationship is the definition of an abusive relationship. It was getting so bad, that I ...more

Twilight is really bad. It has a corny love story, zero character development and zero plot development. It's just a story about a human that falls in love with a vampire. That's IT. Nothing more. I'm really happy that now it's not as popular as it used to be.

I heard the book is okay, it's the movies that are bad. - Elijah_Cook

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2 Fifty Shades of Grey

Twilight isn't the greatest but this book is clearly the saddest book of society. Like who the heck wants to read a book about some guy who likes satan and whipping his girlfriend. Personally to me it's disgusting not sexy.

This should be number one. Twilight may be horrible, but Fifty Shades is horrible fanfiction based off of it. The only thing this book is good for is a round of laughs at the atrocious writing. The fact that it's only sex is not the main problem; that would be the poor quality of the sex. I fail to see how anyone can be aroused by this.

This is a poor excuse of a film and book series. No development, graphic and laughably bad detail, and ass characters that are one-dimensional. Women only crave for the "sex", yet they tell men to stop watching porn. Hypocrisy. And this is coming from a woman.

Also sounds lame - GreyRose

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3 Mein Kampf

I think it's an interesting thing, to read a book by such a hated person. It's interesting to see the point of view of the bad guy, who did all sorts of unforgivably cruel things, instead of the good guy. Not in any way am I saying that Hitler is good or anything remotely close to it. It's just a refreshing change.

Just because it was made by Hitler doesn't make it bad. This is actually a GREAT book! I even read this and it was awesome! It had awesome perspectives and ideals! I may not completely agree with them, but they're worth looking at! I even plan to buy this!

Hitler wrote this book, the title roughly translates to 'My Struggle' and in this beauty Hitler blames the Jews for his problems. It was written from Hitler's prison cell before he came out and began his political campaign.

Just thought I'd keep everyone in the loop

Is it a manifesto by a madman? Yes. Is it useful for use in history classes? Absolutely! - Elijah_Cook

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4 Justin Bieber: First Step 2 Forever

I was seven when I saw this book at Walmart, and before reading the title, I thought it was a girl on the cover. Oh wait. It's Justin Bieber. Still a girl on the cover. My bad! - RockFashionista

1) Stupid fans of Justin Bieber should start hating him because HE IS A CRIMINAL.

2) Those who buy this book are dumb stupid nerds.

3) Can you notice Justin Bieber's lipstick on the poster?

4) Don't listen to any of his songs.

5) Buy this book, waste your money and your time reading this awful book.


I knew this would be on the list.

Why is this even a book? Who wants to read about a bad singer that sounds like a girl and has terrible songs.

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5 New Moon

Oh god! The second Twilight book, and it gets worse. Now Bella hooks up with an ugly whiny werewolf who's as bad as Edward. Don't read this crap, Bella is boring and the worst example of all humanity. Also, Edward is a girly disgrace to vampires and Jacob is just as bad. Screw Twilight, it's crap!

It's so annoying too, about Bella's character. Oh you have a cute, loyal, kind best friend who helped you through everything but you still like this boy that you only started to like because of his "perfect" face.

I really wish that I Am David was on this list but eh this book sucks so much as well. As some of you may know I have decided to read the whole Twilight series to try and not make my hate for the series based on presumptions and I just finished this book. Yeah from what I'm reading so far the whole Twilight series sucks. (I'll have a review of this book posted on the list to give out a further analysis on why I dislike it so much). - Anonymousxcxc

This is just as bad, if not worse, than the first book. Really, the characters are tasteless. Bland. Boring. Annoying. Bella now has a friend that would do anything for her (though he is just as bad as Edward the Idiot) but shoves him aside in favor of another. Excuse me, Miss Swans? You need to fix your brain damage, no one's that stupid. First, you fall for an annoying sparkling disgrace of a vampire, and then you shove your best friend aside? I'm sorry, but that's just messed up. The 'Twilight' series as a whole is messed up. - LuanTheHetalianRavenclaw

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6 Emily the Strange

Emily the Strange is below THE BIBLE. Get it higher - RevolNiartRuasonid

What even is this? - Cartoonfan202

Get it way higher - TheKirbyCreeper999

Googled it and its just some weird cat lady I don't know - Lunala

7 To Kill a Mockingbird

ARE YOU KIDDING ME! This book is a masterpiece! I loved this book. I loved the characters and the plots and the ending and the narration, and it has such great lessons that people still ignore today. The only reason people don't like this is because racist and far right groups hate it and try to ban it because it makes them look like jerks. The fact that this is right above mien kemph makes me sick.

What the hell is this doing on here? This is one of my favorites!

The people who voted this book here are the same people who watch Transformers and Adam Sandler movies.

I never read the book but it sounds interesting. It's about a tomboy name Scout Finch who lives in the life in Alabama in the 1930s. Yeah, also don't judge the book due to racism and sexual assults. Such as Tom Robinson assults Mayella Ewells and she accused him for the situation. It might be offensive but this is a masterpiece. It's also a second influencial book in America next to The Bible. So I'm not reading this book yet but I wish I should.

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8 Middle School: My Brother Is a Big, Fat Liar

Ugh. I hate kids books now, especially this disgrace. I don't understand why this girl in this book thinks she's the best, because she's NOT. The pictures also are ok, but if this is meant for children, please don't make anymore books about toilet humor, exaggeration, drama, and instead read a GOOD book with a plot, good characters, and doesn't have terrible jokes.

I remember reading this in 6th grade and getting really annoyed with the main character.

While it's no masterpiece, I remember loving this book as a nine year old, and feeling connected to the main character, because we both didn't really fit in.

The first one was good. - Elijah_Cook

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9 William Shakespeare Star Wars

This book sounds quite awesome actually.
Through I have to admit, I have not yet read it.

This book is pretty good, to be honest. Like, it's not like Douglas Adams levels of humor, but it works. It's creative, fun, and a good read.

I've read this, actually, and to be honest, it's really good. The prose is well-done, and it gives a little more insight into the characters. - Phenenas

I hate shakesphere and star wars

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10 World's Wackiest Riddle Book

Worlds CRAPPIEST riddle book

This sounds great!

The Newcomers

? Fanboy and Chum Chum Smell You Later
? The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane - Kate Dicamillo

This is my least favorite book. We are forced to read this garbage at school. I mean, this lame rabbit thinks he’s the best thing ever and he goes on a boring “journey.” Sorry if I seem angry, I just extremely hate this book. - lovefrombadlands

The Contenders

11 Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Talented Pop Star

Ahem. Let me get this out first and then start shooting me. This book sucks. Yep. It sucks deep. First of all, the characters are so stereotypical; we have the mean girl whose only concern is to beat Nikki, we have those athletic types, the nerdy types and then, we have that supposed 'dork'. Two things: the fact that she calls herself dork is not only cliche but also spastic, cause dorks are not at all like that, and also, she proves in the book that she only cares about boys and stuff (totally girly and anti-feministic). Moreover, degrading herself by calling herself a dork, while she definitely isn't, makes her look dishonest and prat. Another bad thing about the book is that it encourages girls to care about material possessions, their appearance and boys--the end. Nothing else. Like, what! That is a very bad message. Nikki is also a Mary Sue. Like, a very big Mary Sue. I hate her shallowness sometimes.

If you want to read a good funny book, pick up Diary of a Wimpy Kid. ...more

Publisher: "Let's see, how do we make buck without giving the new book any thought... Hm..."

Author: "I know, let's take the character from Diary of a Wimpy kid and make him a girl! "

Editor: "Brilliant! "

If you like it, fine. That's you, not me. But I don't like it. Why? It's too stereotypical for my taste. MLP and Total Drama make stereotypes work, and MLP characters are only about borderline stereotypes. It also isn't realistic, because the characters don't act like real girls in school. Just Saying.

Give me a chance and I will kill Nikki Maxwell. Damn stupid girl who is so superficial and shallow and accomplish everything through chance, and this is coming from a 14 year old chinese girl. Honestly, all characters in this book are dumb and just, spend some time on your work and you will be better in everything. I can't believe how this book gets published, and the drawings are just awful, everyone I know draws better than this

Hey, I'm a chinese, and you should show some respect towards us, american - Aquastar_of_DewClan

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12 Fifty Shades Darker - E. L. James

Yay more of Christian's money, "good looks," and "massive penis"

Awful Book With An Awful Movie Released This Year (2017) (As I'm Writing This) - VideoGamefan5

Worst series ever

This book is should be burnt after reading(better not to read it at all)

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13 The Bible

As a Hindu, I can't believe that the Bible is on here. I have relatives who are Christian, and I think that it is wrong to put any holy book/writing on a top ten worst list. You can have the opinion that it sucks, but please don't insult others by saying it is the worst book. Just leave religious books out of this. There are people out there who put their faith in this book.

Hey! This is a religious book! Don't even the Christian beliefs and keep your opinions to yourself!

Keep your opinion to yourself? This website is about sharing your opinion, dude! - CreamOfConnor

This is really offensive to Christians. Keep your opinions to yourselves, please. This whole website isn't about facts. This whole top ten things are just other people's opinions. Please be respectful to others opinions. But the Bible shouldn't be on this list. Whoever put this up is saying half the world is stupid. Many people are Christians, and they follow the words of this Book.

This is kind of offensive. I know it's only fifteen on the list, so its not like its number one or anything, but can I just ask that you not put religious books on these lists? I don't want to be one of those over sensitive people that you see everywhere nowadays and say things like " We should show respect for women by removing 'man' from literally every word in the English language", but we should just leave the religious things out of these lists, just to protect people's beliefs. I myself am a Mormon, so we focus more on The Book of Mormon rather than the Bible, but I know I would be offended The Book of Mormon was on a list like this. Again, just trying to respect people and their beliefs, please don't think I'm trying to hate on the creator of this list or anything. - SassyEquine

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14 The Emoji Movie a Junior Novelization

Worst thing ever - ikerevievs

Human invented so many stuff like rockets guns computers cars and video games but this is the dumbest thing humans have ever made - Dvafan2

Is this a book? - snackaberg


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15 Babymouse 3: Beach Babe

I can't believe kids throw away their Harry Potter books to read this...I tried reading Baby Mouse and fell asleep, and I never EVER fall asleep reading books! That is truly saying something!

Man, those guys must hate cats! Get that little creep, Felicia, get her!

Who - even if she is a mouse - would name their child "Babymouse"? Like... what?!


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16 Allegiant - Veronica Roth

Think about it this way she was weak from the death serum, so she couldn't fight back, and she was former Abnegation, and Four was always saying don't let your Abnegation get you killed and it ends up happening she died because she saved Caleb from going in and dying she was being selfless and brave by going in. Abnegation and Dauntless.

Allegiant is a different book. It does not go by the general main-character-don't-die rule. It is awesome. But the ending was not good. I was sad for one week after reading this. But I like it only because it's unique

Allegiant is a horrible book! What sick twisted author would even kill the main character?! The book itself is also very confusing and boring, so basically my least favorite book

Who kills off the main character!?!?

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17 The Qur'an

This is a holy book you dumbasses. I bet the people who voted for this doesn't read or know ARABIC!

Whoever wrote this list must be racist, anti-seismic, and have no book taste.

Seriously guys? Millions of people live they're lives by the teaching of this book.

How edgy. All religious books should be off here. - Elijah_Cook

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18 Eclipse

Ugh! Don't even read the whole crap, Bella's a bad useless role model to girls. And vampires don't sparkle, Edward and Jacob should just go die.

The 'Twilight' series as a whole was already a failure...and each time I hear of a new book or movie or something other, I can't help but notice how bad it is. I mean, really? None of the characters are realistic (when I say this, I mean that they all are 'Mary Sues' or 'Gary Stues') nor do they show any sign of development. And there's no backup plot. If you remove the love (well, it's not really love at this point, is it? It's practically lust.) from these books and films, you have nothing. Just a book about a boring girl with a horrible life story. Isabella Swans is one thing, as she is already useless and bad enough, but then to make it worse, you have Edward and Jacob. Edward is a stupid, sparkling disgrace to vampires. Vampires most certainly do not sparkle! In fact, instead of turning into a disco ball, they die from exposure to sunlight! And Jacob, he is nothing! No character development (although at least he's not boring like Bella and/or Edward) at all! And this goes for all ...more - LuanTheHetalianRavenclaw

The entire twilight series should be at the top

Twillight Sucks

Bella Edward and Jacob are all idiots who should be blown up by Katniss and Hermione - Lunala

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19 Sex and The City

Wait a minute... This is a BOOK? I thought it was just an overrated Sarah Jessica Parker movie and T.V. series! - RockFashionista

This book wasn't too bad, I don't know why people are saying its bad and they didn't even read it... Oh well. It wasn't too wonderful, but hey, it wasn't crap.

While the book isn't exactly great, you can't judge a book because of it's name. - Swellow

I hate sex. It's disgusting and makes me hate boys

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20 Breaking Dawn

At least it was the last book in the series... - Turkeyasylum

POTTER FOREVER, TWILIGHT NEVER! Literally, everyone I know thinks this series is crap. At least it's the last book in the series!

I think this is the last book so that means only one more movie to deal with. YAY


Id rather go to Hogwarts or die in the Hunger Games than read stupid Twilight - Lunala

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21 A Tale Dark and Grim

What? This book was amazing! Even though it was filled with blood and gore, it was still really good because it really had a twist on fairy tales. It made adults and teens want to pick up this book and read it, not like some stupid old tale about Cinderella or The Beauty and the Beast. Adam Gidwitz really took into consideration the actual tales, and tried to make them more interesting. This is a risk knowing that many people might not like the blood, but it had a really meaningful touch if you think about it. The second book was bae though. Was very touching and meant a lot.

Who on earth put this little gem here? I'm aware that it's dark and all, but can you really say you weren't forewarned? It's in the title! This book does not deserve to be on this list. I'd actually recommend it, provided I thought the person could handle a little gore.

Why? I know that this is about opinions, but this book is awesome!

Gore doesn't equal scary.

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22 The Adventures of Captain Underpants

I loved this series when I was little! I know adults would think this series is stupid & boring, but it's not meant for adults. It's meant for little kids. The stupid, crude humor & tons of silly pictures are interesting to little kids. They love that stuff.

Captain underpants is art what are you talking about

The 12 sequels are way better read them and oh yeah the 12th one is the final book in the series.

I loved these books when I was little... - ItsPisces

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23 Emily the Strange: The Boring Issue

What's up with this creepy looking kid? Does she need to see a therapist or something? - Popsicles

She's just a goth. Leave her alone and she'll try to sort her problems out by herself. - ThatoneMetalhead


Emily The Goth - Lunala

24 Five Nights at Freddy's: The Silver Eyes

I would rather eat an entire roll of receipt paper and die of cancer than read this book. - ThatoneMetalhead

Personally, I enjoyed the book.

Stupid fnaf I will never read you - ikerevievs

Fnaf is STUPID - Lunala

25 Dragonball The Movie Junior Novel

A book of dragon ball evolution just ugh why does this exist - ikerevievs

26 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

No Harry Potter is a good series but this is my least favorite - GreyRose


27 Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So Fabulous Life

This girl is just such a spoiled brat, who doesn't care for the sacrifices her parents has made. She whines about literally everything and can't even stand up to herself

Nikki's a whiny spoiled jerk that doesn't realize what her parents go through yet she nags them for a damn iPhone! - Catacorn

This stupid series is brainwashing 11 year old girls who act like teens. Seriously, if you want to read a GOOD diary, ready diary of a wimpy kid, or if you're into real diaries, read the diary of Anne Frank. - astroshark

Not as bad as Twillight though.

Twillight is the worst book series ever - Lunala

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28 A Day with Barney

Ugh not this ugly dinosaur - ikerevievs

Rename it to a day in hell - Dvafan2

babyish! - GreyRose

29 Super Diaper Baby 2

Can you guys stop saying every single thing is disgusting?!

The title made me vote this up. I don't know what the cover or blurb or whatever look like, I've never heard of this book but judging from the title it's probably full of crap/butt jokes.


I thought that Captin Underpants was terrible but, when I figured out this series I completly snapped! It's extremly disgusting!

30 Fifty Shades Freed

Okay mr James we get the idea that you like sexist things and porn

BELOW 1984? WHAT?!? - 445956

Is this real?
is this really a series?
am I just dreaming? there's no way this could be real. right?

31 Caillou-Potty Time

Maybe no potty time with stupid caillou - ikerevievs

Ew why would you make a toilet book? flush this book down the well.. you know toilet! - GreyRose

32 Dripping Blood: Five Nights at Freddy's Fanfiction

Just... what? Why?

WHY. Just... no. - Lunala

33 Dora's Big Book of Stories

It's a Dora book. Need I say more? - mayamanga

It's a kids know, meant to be read to four year olds? - yuki-blue

Horrible no kid would like this garbage - GreyRose

Dora Dora Dora The IDIOT!

Go go go go go Dora
die die die die die Dora
dora dora dora go to hell! - Lunala

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34 Undertale: Diary Of A Wimpy Sans 1: An Unofficial Undertale Book

Ripoff diary of a wimpy kid - Sausagelover99

What the heck - Puppytart

This book EXISTS? - MillieTrina_Prower





NO MORE! - ItsPisces

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35 Dork Diaries 4: Tales from a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess

Well, Nikki finally gets the cellphone of her dreams. Will she quit whining and complaining? Not a chance. - Popsicles

ANY book with this stupid Dork in it is bad.

I read this book for school and we were supposed to write about it. I was the only one who wrote a bad review for it's stereotypes, whininess and annoyingness.

uh... - GreyRose

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36 Caillou: I'm Not Hungry!

Caillou Sucks. He should be Grounded forever - Lunala

How does someone like this garbage trow this book away! - GreyRose

Caillou is a brat

This isn't the only calliou book there are many more I can't believe anyone would like this - ikerevievs

37 Caillou: No More Diapers

How about no more caillou - ikerevievs

This is so bad... - B0S5J4M3S


Ew another "potty" book DISCUSTING! - GreyRose

38 Pinkalicious

Stupid book about a girl who wears all pink. She looks like Inky Pinky Doo, which also sucks. How the heck did I used to like this? There is no good moral to the book and this brat is mean to her brother. I hate my old self. - AnimeDrawer

I agree, this book sucks. Also, what kind of a name is Pinkalicious, anyway? This book is very stereotypical and teaches kids that all girls love pink and fairy princesses. - Cartoonfan202

The morals are: "eat all the cupcakes you want, and you will turn into a fairy princess, and the rest of your life will be glamour, glitter, and cupcakes." - Trollsfan536

She sees a giant cupcake and knows shes not supposed to go on it but does anyway and the cupcake explodes yet they only cheer for her like she is a queen. Hate it!

I used to love this book when I was little...
And god how stupid I was back then

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39 Under the Loving Care of the Fatherly Leader: North Korea and the Kim Dynasty

Under the tyrannical dictatorship of north korea and we have no rights there ether - ikerevievs

40 The Rule of Four

I personally loved the book...
That is the first 6 chapters until I through it in a river...

41 Safe Haven
42 The Obama Nation: Leftist Politics and the Cult of Personality

HEY, Obama is WAY better than that racist and sexist scum Donald Trump. - astroshark

Obama's a badass so you republicans can eat it

That sounds REALLY boring.

Just a really boring book. - SoldierOfFortune

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43 The Color Purple

Mawkish and had me thinking it was something I had read several times before and I had never read it before... Plagiarism... Surely not... Writer has a below average IQ... Maybe better explanation as it was below average read.

44 The Familiars: Circle of Heroes

Why is this bad? I personally like the entire series.

45 On the Juche Idea - Kim Jong-il

Its north korean propaganda - ikerevievs

46 Shatter Me - Tahereh Mafi
47 The Second Coming of the KKK

This book is extremely rascist and should be destroyed - ikerevievs

48 1984

What the hell is this doing here?

Are we talking book or time? I'm lost. Someone with knowledge hurry up and say something so I know what to say.

I remember this depressing piece of garbage. I honestly couldn't stand this thing. Glad it made it on the top 100.

Big Brother is still watching on you...
If you put this book in this list.

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49 The Selection

Why is this book on here? It really captivated me and I usually don't like romantic stories. Good series.

50 Emoji Movie: Emoji Encyclopedia

No not more trash - ikerevievs

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