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Utdelare: CODES: Notable Books Council

Andra namn: ALA Notable Books for Adults (engelska), RUSA Notable Books List (engelska)
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"Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and visa mer poetry books for the adult reader." visa färre
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Alla, Skönlitteratur (211), Facklitteratur (195), Poesi (39), Ingen kategori (2,389)
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Alla, 2024 (12), 2023 (11), 2022 (11), 2021 (11), 2020 (11), 2019 (12), 2018 (12), 2017 (12), 2016 (12), 2015 (1), 2014 (1), 2013 (12), 2012 (12), 2011 (12), 2010 (12), 2009 (12), 2008 (10), 2007 (11), 1997 (1), 1996 (2), 1995 (1), 1994 (1), 1993 (1), 1990 (2)
Utannonseras:
januari 20: 2024 Nyliga
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The Talk av Darrin Bell
2024
The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration av Jake Bittle
2024
Mott Street: A Chinese American Family's Story of Exclusion and Homecoming av Ava Chin
2024
Poverty, by America av Matthew Desmond
2024
A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them av Timothy Egan
2024
King: A Life av Jonathan Eig
2024
Dyscalculia: A Love Story of Epic Miscalculation av Camonghne Felix
2024
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder av David Grann
2024
How to Say Babylon: A Memoir av Safiya Sinclair
2024
Our Migrant Souls: A Meditation on Race and the Meanings and Myths of “Latino” av Héctor Tobar
2024
Master Slave Husband Wife: An Epic Journey from Slavery to Freedom av Ilyon Woo
2024
The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science av Kate Zernike
2024
Also a Poet: Frank O'Hara, My Father, and Me av Ada Calhoun
2023
The Vortex: A True Story of History's Deadliest Storm, an Unspeakable War, and Liberation av Scott Carney
2023
Bitch: A Revolutionary Guide to Sex, Evolution, and the Female Animal av Lucy Cooke
2023
Easy Beauty: A Memoir av Chloé Cooper Jones
2023
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World av Jonathan Freedland
2023
This Body I Wore: A Memoir av Diana Goetsch
2023
We Are the Middle of Forever: Indigenous Voices from Turtle Island on the Changing Earth av Dahr Jamail
2023
The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human av Siddhartha Mukherjee
2023
His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice av Robert Samuels
2023
Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation av Linda Villarosa
2023
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us av Ed Yong
2023
A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance av Hanif Abdurraqib
2022
The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town av Brian Alexander
2022
Poet Warrior: A Memoir av Joy Harjo
2022
People Love Dead Jews: Reports from a Haunted Present av Dara Horn
2022
Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty av Patrick Radden Keefe
2022
Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 av Ibram X. Kendi
2022
English Pastoral: An Inheritance av James Rebanks
2022
Chasing Me to My Grave: An Artist's Memoir of the Jim Crow South av Winfred Rembert
2022
How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery across America av Clint Smith
2022
Beyond: The Astonishing Story of the First Human to Leave Our Planet and Journey into Space av Stephen Walker
2022
A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds av Scott Weidensaul
2022
A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom av Brittany K. Barnett
2021
Carville's Cure: Leprosy, Stigma, and the Fight for Justice av Pam Fessler
2021
Children of the Land av Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
2021
Barnen på Hidden Valley Road av Robert Kolker
2021
Just Us: An American Conversation av Claudia Rankine
2021
Oak Flat: A Fight for Sacred Land in the American West av Lauren Redniss
2021
Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace av Carl Safina
2021
We Have Been Harmonised: Life in China's Surveillance State av Kai Strittmatter
2021
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir av Natasha Trethewey
2021
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents av Isabel Wilkerson
2021
Wilmington's Lie: The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy av David Zucchino
2021
Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life av Louise Aronson
2020
The Yellow House: A Memoir av Sarah M. Broom
2020
Thick: And Other Essays av Tressie McMillan Cottom
2020
A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves: One Family and Migration in the 21st Century av Jason DeParle
2020
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster av Adam Higginbotham
2020
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland av Patrick Radden Keefe
2020
Underland : en upptäcktsresa i underjorden av Robert Macfarlane
2020
Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss av Margaret Renkl
2020
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves av Frans de Waal
2020
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming av David Wallace-Wells
2020
The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation av Brenda Wineapple
2020
High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing av Ben Austen
2019
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment av Shane Bauer
2019
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom av David W. Blight
2019
Rush: Revolution, Madness, and Benjamin Rush, the Visionary Doctor Who Became a Founding Father av Stephen Fried
2019
Call Me American: A Memoir av Abdi Nor Iftin
2019
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century av Kirk Wallace Johnson
2019
Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found av Gilbert King
2019
Heavy: An American Memoir av Kiese Laymon
2019
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America av Beth Macy
2019
The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life av David Quammen
2019
Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore av Elizabeth Rush
2019
Allt jag fått lära mig av Tara Westover
2019
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir av Sherman Alexie
2018
Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam av Mark Bowden
2018
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir av Thi Bui
2018
Grant av Ron Chernow
2018
The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies av Jason Fagone
2018
Konsten att skära i kroppar : Joseph Lister & den moderna kirurgins födelse av Lindsey Fitzharris
2018
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body av Roxane Gay
2018
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI av David Grann
2018
Robert Lowell, Setting the River on Fire: A Study of Genius, Mania, and Character av Kay Redfield Jamison
2018
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women av Kate Moore
2018
Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America's Most Storied Hospital av David Oshinsky
2018
The Blood of Emmett Till av Timothy B. Tyson
2018
Existentialisterna : en historia om frihet, varat och aprikoscocktails med Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Edmund Husserl, Karl Jaspers, Maurice Merleau-Ponty med flera av Sarah Bakewell
2017
The Boys in the Bunkhouse: Servitude and Salvation in the Heartland av Dan Barry
2017
The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice av Patricia Bell-Scott
2017
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City av Matthew Desmond
2017
Mörkrummet av Susan Faludi
2017
Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life av Ruth Franklin
2017
Genen : en högst privat historia av Siddhartha Mukherjee
2017
Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution av Nathaniel Philbrick
2017
Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America av Patrick Phillips
2017
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race av Margot Lee Shetterly
2017
Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams av Louisa Thomas
2017
Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? av Frans de Waal
2017
The Interstellar Age: Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission av Jim Bell
2016
Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America av Ari Berman
2016
Between the World and Me av Ta-Nehisi Coates
2016
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle av Lillian Faderman
2016
Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley av Charlotte Gordon
2016
The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World av Joel K. Bourne Jr
2016
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania av Erik Larson
2016
The Wright Brothers av David McCullough
2016
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness av Sy Montgomery
2016
M Train av Patti Smith
2016
Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War av Susan Southard
2016
Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva av Rosemary Sullivan
2016
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette av Hampton Sides
2015
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital av Sheri Fink
2014
Bakom det evigt vackra av Katherine Boo
2013
Tyst. De introvertas betydelse i ett samhälle där alla hörs och syns av Susan Cain
2013
Some of My Best Friends Are Black: The Strange Story of Integration in America av Tanner Colby
2013
Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe av George Dyson
2013
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis av Timothy Egan
2013
Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story av Jim Holt
2013
Engines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen Cars av Paul Ingrassia
2013
Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats av Kristen Iversen
2013
Leonardo and the Last Supper av Ross King
2013
Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy av Paul Thomas Murphy
2013
The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea av Callum Roberts
2013
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? av Jeanette Winterson
2013
Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time av Mark Adams
2012
The Memory Palace av Mira Bartók
2012
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood av James Gleick
2012
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern av Stephen Greenblatt
2012
Obruten : en sann berättelse från andra världskriget av Laura Hillenbrand
2012
Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens av Christopher Hitchens
2012
Apollo's Angels : A History of Ballet av Jennifer Homans
2012
Tänka, snabbt och långsamt av Daniel Kahneman
2012
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention av Manning Marable
2012
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President av Candice Millard
2012
Lidandets konung : historien om cancer av Siddhartha Mukherjee
2012
Inside Scientology: The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion av Janet Reitman
2012
Washington: A Life av Ron Chernow
2011
Inget att avundas : vardagsliv i Nordkorea av Barbara Demick
2011
Haren med bärnstensögon av Edmund De Waal
2011
Travels in Siberia av Ian Frazier
2011
The Price of Altruism: George Price and the Search for the Origins of Kindness av Oren Harman
2011
Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition av Daniel Okrent
2011
Citizens of London : the Americans who stood with Britain in its darkest, finest hour av Lynne Olson
2011
The Last Stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn av Nathaniel Philbrick
2011
Henrietta Lacks odödliga liv av Rebecca Skloot
2011
Just kids av Patti Smith
2011
The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival av John Vaillant
2011
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration av Isabel Wilkerson
2011
Columbine av Dave Cullen
2010
Zeitoun av Dave Eggers
2010
De goda soldaterna : bataljon 2-16 i dödens kvarter av David Finkel
2010
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon av David Grann
2010
The Photographer: Into War-torn Afghanistan with Doctors Without Borders av Emmanuel Guibert
2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science av Richard Holmes
2010
The Snakehead: An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream av Patrick Radden Keefe
2010
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen av Christopher McDougall
2010
Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath av Michael Norman
2010
Provenance: how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art av Laney Salisbury
2010
Stitches: A Memoir av David Small
2010
The Hawk and the Dove: Paul Nitze, George Kennan, and the History of the Cold War av Nicholas Thompson
2010
Bin Ladin : ett familjedrama av Steve Coll
2009
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library) av Drew Gilpin Faust
2009
Krig utan slut : [reportage från kriget mot terrorn] av Dexter Filkins
2009
Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919-1950 av Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
2009
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family av Annette Gordon-Reed
2009
Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood av Mark Harris
2009
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World av Tony Horwitz
2009
The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals av Jane Mayer
2009
Till matens försvar av Michael Pollan
2009
American-Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA: When FDR Put the Nation to Work av Nick Taylor
2009
Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us) av Tom Vanderbilt
2009
The Suicide Index: Putting My Father's Death in Order av Joan Wickersham
2009
The Zookeeper's Wife av Diane Ackermann
2008
The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science av Natalie Angier
2008
Super Crunchers: Why Thinking-by-Numbers Is the New Way to Be Smart av Ian Ayres
2008
When a Crocodile Eats the Sun av Peter Godwin
2008
Hur läkare tänker av Jerome Groopman
2008
Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations av Georgina Howell
2008
Einstein : hans liv och universum av Walter Isaacson
2008
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life av Barbara Kingsolver
2008
Oil on the Brain: Adventures from the Pump to the Pipeline av Lisa Margonelli
2008
Vad händer med världen utan oss? : [tänk dig att alla människor på jorden plötsligt försvinner-] av Alan Weisman
2008
Husfrid : en tragikomisk familjeberättelse av Alison Bechdel
2007
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl av Timothy Egan
2007
Vädermakarna : människan och klimatet av Tim Flannery
2007
There Is No Me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Her Country's Children av Melissa Fay Greene
2007
Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China av Peter Hessler
2007
Breach of Faith: Hurricane Katrina and the Near Death of a Great American City av Jed Horne
2007
The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism av Ross King
2007
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change av Elizabeth Kolbert
2007
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War av Nathaniel Philbrick
2007
James Tiptree Jr: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon av Julie Phillips
2007
The Heartless Stone: A Journey through the World of Diamonds, Deceit, and Desire av Tom Zoellner
2007
Like Judgment Day: The Ruin and Redemption of a Town Called Rosewood av Michael D'Orso
1997
Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s av Ann Douglas
1996
När skolans klocka klämtar : om behovet av meningsskapande berättelser av Neil Postman
1996
9 Highland Road: Sane Living for the Mentally Ill av Michael Winerip
1995
United States: Essays 1952-1992 av Gore Vidal
1994
Young Men and Fire av Norman Maclean
1993
From Beirut to Jerusalem av Thomas L. Friedman
1990
Songs from the Alley av Kathleen Hirsch
1990

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