King County Library System Best Books2008

Given by King County Library System

26 Works 96,534 Books 4,498 Reviews ½ 4.0

The King County Library System (KCLS) has released its 2023 Best Books list. The annual list reveals KCLS’ top 125 books of the year and includes 25 titles in each of the following categories:

vis mere fiction, nonfiction, children, teen — and, new this year — audiobook.

Best Books are nominated by KCLS librarians and staff members who, collectively, read thousands of books each year. A selection committee then reviews the submissions and determines the final list. The 156 nominations received this year span a range of genres, from history to fantasy and science fiction.

“KCLS is thrilled to present our 2023 Best Books list," stated KCLS Director of Collection Management Services Tracey Thompson. "We’re pleased to offer the new audiobook category this year, and we hope you enjoy all of these fantastic titles as much as we did!” vis mindre

Kategorier:
Years:
Alle, 2023 (126), 2022 (100), 2021 (100), 2020 (100), 2019 (100), 2018 (100), 2017 (100), 2016 (100), 2015 (84), 2014 (26), 2013 (42), 2012 (42), 2011 (37), 2010 (32), 2009 (25), 2008 (26), 2007 (24)
Announced:
december 2023: 2023 Nyeste
VærkKategoriÅr
Højt at flyve af James Collins
Fiction Books2008
Som i et spejl af Tana French
Fiction Books2008
Lavinia af Ursula K. Le Guin
Fiction Books2008
Unaccustomed Earth af Jhumpa Lahiri
Fiction Books2008
Den givne dag af Dennis Lehane
Fiction Books2008
Netherland af Joseph O'Neill
Fiction Books2008
Lush Life af Richard Price
Fiction Books2008
Hjemme af Marilynne Robinson
Fiction Books2008
Guernseys litterære kartoffeltærteklub : roman af Mary Ann Shaffer
Fiction Books2008
Anathem af Neal Stephenson
Fiction Books2008
The Big Both Ways af John Straley
Fiction Books2008
Olive Kitteridge : roman af Elizabeth Strout
Fiction Books2008
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle af David Wroblewski
Fiction Books2008
Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions af Dan Ariely
Nonfiction Books2008
American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood, and the Crime of the Century af Howard Blum
Nonfiction Books2008
Ballistics: Poems af Billy Collins
Nonfiction Books2008
Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution and How It Can Renew America af Thomas L. Friedman
Nonfiction Books2008
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family af Annette Gordon-Reed
Nonfiction Books2008
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World af Tony Horwitz
Nonfiction Books2008
Hvad jeg taler om når jeg taler om at løbe af Haruki Murakami
Nonfiction Books2008
Englen i Groznyj : historier fra Tjetjenien af Åsne Seierstad
Nonfiction Books2008
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction af David Sheff
Nonfiction Books2008
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body af Neil Shubin
Nonfiction Books2008
A Platter of Figs and Other Recipes af David Tanis
Nonfiction Books2008
The Great Emergence: How Christianity Is Changing and Why af Phyllis Tickle
Nonfiction Books2008
How Fiction Works af James Wood
Nonfiction Books2008

Nøgleord

2018(3,800) 2019(3,707) 2020(3,827) 21st century(4,414) audio(5,336) audiobook(11,107) biography(9,998) book club(5,192) coming of age(3,837) contemporary(4,762) contemporary fiction(3,946) crime(3,758) ebook(12,810) England(4,497) family(10,281) fantasy(17,792) favorites(3,831) fiction(99,838) friendship(5,571) goodreads(6,249) graphic novel(5,394) historical(4,009) historical fiction(19,500) history(19,738) horror(4,039) humor(5,197) Kindle(12,477) library(5,625) literary fiction(3,742) literature(4,439) memoir(12,641) mystery(14,376) non-fiction(42,512) novel(10,950) own(5,312) picture book(4,140) racism(4,429) read(16,066) romance(8,520) science(8,000) science fiction(17,854) short stories(3,970) signed(4,272) thriller(5,374) to-read(170,600) unread(5,081) usa(5,245) wwii(8,782) ya(7,284) young adult(9,018)

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