ALA Outstanding Books for the College Bound2004

Utdelare: Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Andra namn: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (engelska), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (engelska), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (engelska)
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From the ALA site:

A YALSA Committee of public, secondary school, and academic librarians selectes the list. Revised every five years as a tool for several audiences (students preparing for college, visa mer educators, librarians, and parents) it offers opportunities for independent reading and lifelong learning. Use it to round out your reading as you prepare for college entrance exams and courses, to strengthen your knowledge in a variety of subject areas and enhance appreciation for different cultures and times.

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/booklists/obc
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Kategorier:
Alla, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Biografi (30), Teaterpjäs (24), Skönlitteratur (40), Historia (23), History & Cultures (16), History and Cultures (24), Humanities (23), Humanities, 2004; Arts & Humanities, 2009 (1), Literature & Language Arts (40), Literature & Language Arts, 2004; History & Cultures, 2009 (1), Literature and Language Arts (26), Non-fiction (70), Poesi (19), Science & Technology (37), Science & Technology, 2004, Science & Technology, 2009 (1), Science and Technology (25), Social Sciences (62), Social Sciences, 2004; Literature & Language Arts, 2009 (1), [1999], Fiction, 1999 (1), Ingen kategori (2)
År:
Alla, 2014 (5), 2009 (77), 2004 (112), 1999 (183)
VerkkategoriÅr
Shackleton : den legendariska expeditionen till Antarktis av Caroline Alexander
Historia2004
Witch-Hunt: Mysteries of the Salem Witch Trials av Marc Aronson
Historia2004
Lindbergh av A. Scott Berg
Historia2004
War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars av Andrew Carroll
Historia2004
En skörd av tårar : roman av Edwidge Danticat
Historia2004
Triangle: The Fire that Changed America av David Von Drehle
Historia2004
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation av Joseph J. Ellis
Historia2004
Understanding September 11th: Answering Questions about the Attacks on America av Mitch Frank
Historia2004
Troy av Adèle Geras
Historia2004
Stone Heart: A Novel of Sacajawea av Diane Glancy
Historia2004
The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Speech that Inspired a Nation av Drew Hansen
Historia2004
Give Me My Father's Body: The Life of Minik, the New York Eskimo av Kenn Harper
Historia2004
Columbus in the Americas av William Least Heat-Moon
Historia2004
Jefferson's Children: The Story of One American Family av Shannon Lanier
Historia2004
Terror of the Spanish Main: Sir Henry Morgan and His Buccaneers av Albert Marrin
Historia2004
John Adams av David McCullough
Historia2004
Smoke and Ashes: The Story of the Holocaust av Barbara Rogasky
Historia2004
Poets of World War II av Harvey Shapiro
Historia2004
Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII av David Starkey
Historia2004
The Sagas of Icelanders av Örnólfur Thorsson
Historia2004
En fjärran spegel : det stormiga 1300-talet av Barbara W. Tuchman
Historia2004
Indian Givers: How the Indians of the Americas Transformed the World av Jack Weatherford
Historia2004
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 av Simon Winchester
Historia2004
Lovers in Art (Art & Design) av Sabine Adler
Humanities2004
Exploring World Art av Andrea Belloli
Humanities2004
Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream av Buzz Bissinger
Humanities2004
The Blackstone Book of Magic and Illusion av Harry Blackstone Jr.
Humanities2004
Brassai: Letters to My Parents av Brassaï
Humanities2004
Sarah: Women of Genesis av Orson Scott Card
Humanities2004
Flicka med pärlörhänge av Tracy Chevalier
Humanities2004
Counting Coup av Larry Colton
Humanities2004
Whale Talk av Chris Crutcher
Humanities2004
What Does It Mean to be Human? Reverence for Life Reaffirmed by Responses From Around the World av Frederick Franck
Humanities2004
On Wings of Joy: The Story of Ballet from the 16th Century to Today av Trudy Garfunkel
Humanities2004
Bee Season av Myla Goldberg
Humanities2004
The Black Chord: Visions of the Groove: Connections between Afro-Beats, Rhythm and Blues, Hip Hop and More av Vivien Goldman
Humanities2004
War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning av Chris Hedges
Humanities2004
Shooting Under Fire: The World of the War Photographer av Peter Howe
Humanities2004
Brunelleschis kupol : historien om den mäktiga katedralen i Florens av Ross King
Humanities2004
American Indian Ballerinas av Lili Cockerille Livingston
Humanities2004
The Vibe History of Hip Hop av Vibe Magazine
Humanities2004
Our Movie Heritage av Tom McGreevey
Humanities2004
The Encyclopedia of Acting Techniques: Illustrated Instruction, Examples and Advice for Improving Acting Techniques and Stage Presence--From Tragedy to Comedy, Epic to Farce av John Perry
Humanities2004
Photography: An Illustrated History av Martin W. Sandler
Humanities2004
The Illustrated World's Religions: A Guide to Our Wisdom Traditions av Huston Smith
Humanities2004
Artemisias passion av Susan Vreeland
Humanities2004
Go and Come Back av Joan Abelove
Literature & Language Arts2004
Bastard Out of Carolina av Dorothy Allison
Literature & Language Arts2004
In the Time of the Butterflies av Julia Alvarez
Literature & Language Arts2004
Speak av Laurie Halse Anderson
Literature & Language Arts2004
Vykort från ingenmansland av Aidan Chambers
Literature & Language Arts2004
Caramelo av Sandra Cisneros
Literature & Language Arts2004
How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines av Thomas C. Foster
Literature & Language Arts2004
Life Is Funny av E. R. Frank
Literature & Language Arts2004
My Heartbeat av Garret Freymann-Weyr
Literature & Language Arts2004
Me and Orson Welles: A Novel av Robert Kaplow
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Bean Trees av Barbara Kingsolver
Literature & Language Arts2004
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life av Anne Lamott
Literature & Language Arts2004
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter av Adeline Yen Mah
Literature & Language Arts2004
Monster av Walter Dean Myers
Literature & Language Arts2004
19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East av Naomi Shihab Nye
Literature & Language Arts2004
Woe Is I: The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English av Patricia T. O'Conner
Literature & Language Arts2004
Guldkompassen av Philip Pullman
Literature & Language Arts2004
A Gracious Plenty av Sheri Reynolds
Literature & Language Arts2004
Precious : en roman av Sapphire
Literature & Language Arts2004
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood av Marjane Satrapi
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Rose That Grew From Concrete av Tupac Shakur
Literature & Language Arts2004
Fires in the Mirror av Anna Deavere Smith
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Sand-Reckoner (Tom Doherty Associates Books) av Gillian Bradshaw
Science & Technology2004
Inventing Modern America: From the Microwave to the Mouse av David E. Brown
Science & Technology2004
En kortfattad historik över nästan allting av Bill Bryson
Science & Technology2004
Sifferdjävulen : en bok att stoppa under huvudkudden, för alla som är rädda för matematik av Hans Magnus Enzensberger
Science & Technology2004
The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 1300–1850 av Brian M. Fagan
Science & Technology2004
What Do You Care What Other People Think?: Further Adventures of a Curious Character av Richard Feynman
Science & Technology2004
In Code: A Mathematical Journey av Sarah Flannery
Science & Technology2004
Universum i ett nötskal av Stephen Hawking
Science & Technology2004
Eureka!: Scientific Breakthroughs that Changed the World av Leslie Alan Horvitz
Science & Technology2004
Insect Lives: Stories of Mystery and Romance from a Hidden World av Erich Hoyt
Science & Technology2004
Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation av Olivia Judson
Science & Technology2004
Atom : An Odyssey from the Big Bang to Life on Earth...and Beyond av Lawrence M. Krauss
Science & Technology2004
Dinner at the New Gene Café: How Genetic Engineering Is Changing What We Eat, How We Live, and the Global Politics of Food av Bill Lambrecht
Science & Technology2004
The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number av Mario Livio
Science & Technology2004
El Nino: Unlocking the Secrets of the Master Weather-Maker av J. Madeleine Nash
Science & Technology2004
Promised the Moon: The Untold Story of the First Women in the Space Race av Stephanie Nolen
Science & Technology2004
Madness: A Brief History av Roy Porter
Science & Technology2004
The Demon in the Freezer: A True Story av Richard Preston
Science & Technology2004
Hydrogen: The Essential Element av John S. Rigden
Science & Technology2004
Last Breath: Cautionary Tales from the Limits of Human Endurance av Peter Stark
Science & Technology2004
The Primal Teen: What the New Discoveries about the Teenage Brain Tell Us about Our Kids av Barbara Strauch
Science & Technology2004
Evas sju döttrar : [Katrine, Xenia, Jasmine, Velda, Ursula, Tara, Helena] av Bryan Sykes
Science & Technology2004
Great Projects: The Epic Story of the Building of America from the Taming of the Mississippi to the Invention of the Internet av James Tobin
Science & Technology2004
Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists av Joel Best
Social Sciences2004
Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing av Ted Conover
Social Sciences2004
And Still We Rise: The Trials and Triumphs of Twelve Gifted Inner-City Students av Miles Corwin
Social Sciences2004
Speak Truth to Power : Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World av Kerry Kennedy Cuomo
Social Sciences2004
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures av Wade Davis
Social Sciences2004
Why Terrorism Works: Understanding the Threat, Responding to the Challenge av Alan M. Dershowitz
Social Sciences2004
Vete, vapen & virus : en kort sammanfattning av mänsklighetens historia under de senaste 13 000 åren av Jared Diamond
Social Sciences2004
An American insurrection : the battle of Oxford, Mississippi, 1962 av William Doyle
Social Sciences2004
Barskrapad : konsten att hanka sig fram av Barbara Ehrenreich
Social Sciences2004
Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child av Elva Treviño Hart
Social Sciences2004
Flyga drake av Khaled Hosseini
Social Sciences2004
Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet Out of Idaho av Jon Katz
Social Sciences2004
My Forbidden Face av Latifa
Social Sciences2004
Crossing Over av Rubén Martínez
Social Sciences2004
True Notebooks av Mark Salzman
Social Sciences2004
Snabbmatslandet : ett mål för McWorld av Eric Schlosser
Social Sciences2004
Caucasia av Danzy Senna
Social Sciences2004
Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey av Rachel Simon
Social Sciences2004
White Teeth av Zadie Smith
Social Sciences2004
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College av Jacques Steinberg
Social Sciences2004
Sugar's Life in the Hood: The Story of a Former Welfare Mother av Sugar Turner
Social Sciences2004

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