Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth1997

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60 Works 124,322 Books 2,090 Reviews ½ 4.0

Committed to providing a broad selection of outstanding books that mixes popular appeal with literary excellence, the Books for Youth editorial staff has chosen the titles below as its

vis mere most-recommended nonfiction, fiction, and picture-book offerings of the year. Our Top of the List YA fiction, middle-grade fiction, picture-book, and nonfiction selections can be found below, as well as individual book recommendations from Booklist editors and select reviewers, highlighting their personal favorite titles.
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Milton in America af Peter Ackroyd
1997
T. Rex and the Crater of Doom af Walter Alvarez
1997
Che Guevara - biografien om mennesket og myten af Jon Lee Anderson
1997
Stealing Jesus: How Fundamentalism Betrays Christianity af Bruce Bawer
1997
Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life af Laurence Bergreen
1997
Desire af Frank Bidart
1997
Flight of Passage: A Memoir af Rinker Buck
1997
Somewhere in the Night: Film Noir and the American City af Nicholas Christopher
1997
The Collected Poems of Amy Clampitt af Amy Clampitt
1997
Omkring Chatwin : portræt af en forfatter af Susannah Clapp
1997
Unbridled Power: Inside the Secret Culture of the IRS af Shelley L. Davis
1997
Underverden : roman af Don DeLillo
1997
In the Slick of the Cricket: The True Story Behind the JAWS Epic af Russell Drumm
1997
American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson af Joseph J. Ellis
1997
The First Moderns: Profiles in the Origins of Twentieth-Century Thought af William R. Everdell
1997
The Fight in the Fields: Cesar Chavez and the Farmworkers Movement af Susan Ferriss
1997
Tilbage til Cold Mountain af Charles Frazier
1997
Mit liv som geisha : roman af Arthur Golden
1997
The Hunt for Life on Mars af Donald Goldsmith
1997
Wait Till Next Year: A Memoir af Doris Kearns Goodwin
1997
Questioning the Millennium: A Rationalist's Guide to a Precisely Arbitrary Countdown af Stephen Jay Gould
1997
From the Mississippi Delta af Endesha Ida Mae Holland
1997
Alfred C. Kinsey : A Public/Private Life af James H. Jones
1997
Echo House af Ward Just
1997
Esau af Philip Kerr
1997
My Brother af Jamaica Kincaid
1997
Days of Defiance: Sumter, Secession, and the Coming of the Civil War af Maury Klein
1997
Track Conditions: A Memoir af Michael Klein
1997
Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World af Mark Kurlansky
1997
Man of the Century: The Life and Times of Pope John Paul II af Jonathan Kwitny
1997
Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature af Linda Lear
1997
Becoming Mae West af Emily Wortis Leider
1997
Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America af J. Anthony Lukas
1997
Grace Notes af Bernard MacLaverty
1997
Beretning om en bortførelse af Gabriel García Márquez
1997
A Time Not Here: The Mississippi Delta af Norman Mauskopf
1997
Running Wild: Dispelling the Myths of the African Wild Dog af John McNutt
1997
You, Darkness af Mayra Montero
1997
Purple America af Rick Moody
1997
Trækopfuglens krønike af Haruki Murakami
1997
John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life af Paul C. Nagel
1997
Down by the River af Edna O'Brien
1997
No Mercy: A Journey Into the Heart of the Congo af Redmond O'Hanlon
1997
The Puttermesser Papers af Cynthia Ozick
1997
Half Past Autumn: A Retrospective af Gordon Parks
1997
Ulysses S. Grant:: Soldier & President af Geoffrey Perret
1997
SOG: The Secret Wars of America's Commandos in Vietnam af John L. Plaster
1997
Black Art and Culture in the 20th Century af Richard J. Powell
1997
Jackie Robinson: A Biography af Arnold Rampersad
1997
Deadly Feasts: Tracking the Secrets of a Terrifying New Plague af Richard Rhodes
1997
De små tings gud : roman af Arundhati Roy
1997
Åndernes rige af Richard Russo
1997
Store aber : roman af Will Self
1997
The Dancer Upstairs: A Novel af Nicholas Shakespeare
1997
A Country of Strangers: Blacks and Whites in America af David K. Shipler
1997
The Corner af David Simon
1997
ART, DIALOGUE, AND OUTRAGE: Essays on Literature and Culture af Wole Soyinka
1997
A Parisian from Kansas af Philippe Tapon
1997
Bonobo: The Forgotten Ape af Frans de Waal
1997
The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings af Wei Jingsheng
1997

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