ALA Outstanding Books for the College BoundSocial Sciences

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)
60 verk / 62 objekt 266,651 böcker 7,334 recensioner 4.0
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 (2), 2009 (17), 2004 (21)
VerkÅr
Barskrapad : konsten att hanka sig fram av Barbara Ehrenreich
2014
17 & Gone av Nova Ren Suma
2014
Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better av Clive Thompson
2013
The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way av Amanda Ripley
2013
Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy av Emily Bazelon
2013
War Brothers: The Graphic Novel av Sharon E. McKay
2013
The Round House av Louise Erdrich
2012
The Economics Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained av Niall Kishtainy
2012
Something Like Normal av Trish Doller
2012
The Good Braider av Terry Farish
2012
Private: Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks, and the Biggest Exposure of Official Secrets in American History av Denver Nicks
2012
Bakom det evigt vackra av Katherine Boo
2012
Tyst. De introvertas betydelse i ett samhälle där alla hörs och syns av Susan Cain
2012
The New Kids: Big Dreams and Brave Journeys at a High School for Immigrant Teens av Brooke Hauser
2011
Scoreboard, Baby: A Story of College Football, Crime, and Complicity av Ken Armstrong
2010
Nästan hemma av Jean Kwok
2010
The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates av Wes Moore
2010
The Big House: Image and Reality of the American Prison av Stephen Cox
2009
Halva himlen : att skapa möjligheter för världens förtryckta kvinnor av Nicholas D. Kristof
2009
Notes from No Man's Land: American Essays av Eula Biss
2009
Tisdagarna med Morrie av Mitch Albom
2009
Lång väg hem : en barnsoldats berättelse av Ishmael Beah
2009
What Color Is Your Parachute?: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers av Richard N. Bolles
2009
The Elements of Library Research: What Every Student Needs to Know av Mary W. George
2009
Den tändande gnistan : hur små faktorer kan förändra världen av Malcolm Gladwell
2009
Sold av Patricia McCormick
2009
Hungry Planet: What the World Eats av Peter Menzel
2009
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time av Greg Mortenson
2009
19 minuter av Jodi Picoult
2009
The Middle of Everywhere: Helping Refugees Enter the American Community av Mary Pipher
2009
The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time av Elizabeth Rogers
2009
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction av David Sheff
2009
Tweak av Nic Sheff
2009
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill av Jessica Stern
2009
The Devil's Highway: A True Story av Luis Alberto Urrea
2009
Glasborgen av Jeannette Walls
2009
Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science av Charles Wheelan
2009
Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China av Leslie T. Chang
2008
Kiffe kiffe imorgon av Faïza Guène
2004
Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists av Joel Best
2004
Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing av Ted Conover
2004
And Still We Rise: The Trials and Triumphs of Twelve Gifted Inner-City Students av Miles Corwin
2004
Speak Truth to Power : Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World av Kerry Kennedy Cuomo
2004
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures av Wade Davis
2004
Why Terrorism Works: Understanding the Threat, Responding to the Challenge av Alan M. Dershowitz
2004
Vete, vapen & virus : en kort sammanfattning av mänsklighetens historia under de senaste 13 000 åren av Jared Diamond
2004
An American insurrection : the battle of Oxford, Mississippi, 1962 av William Doyle
2004
Barskrapad : konsten att hanka sig fram av Barbara Ehrenreich
2004
Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child av Elva Treviño Hart
2004
Flyga drake av Khaled Hosseini
2004
Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet Out of Idaho av Jon Katz
2004
My Forbidden Face av Latifa
2004
Crossing Over av Rubén Martínez
2004
True Notebooks av Mark Salzman
2004
Snabbmatslandet : ett mål för McWorld av Eric Schlosser
2004
Caucasia av Danzy Senna
2004
Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey av Rachel Simon
2004
White Teeth av Zadie Smith
2004
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College av Jacques Steinberg
2004
Sugar's Life in the Hood: The Story of a Former Welfare Mother av Sugar Turner
2004
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game av Michael Lewis
2003
Barskrapad : konsten att hanka sig fram av Barbara Ehrenreich
2001
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