King County Library System Best Books2016

Given by King County Library System

100 Works 142,349 Books 7,608 Reviews ½ 3.9

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
Thunder Boy Jr. af Sherman Alexie
Children's Books2016
Ms. Bixby's Last Day af John David Anderson
Children's Books2016
The Girl Who Drank the Moon af Kelly Barnhill
Children's Books2016
King Baby af Kate Beaton
Children's Books2016
The White Cat and the Monk: A Retelling of the Poem "Pangur Bán" af Jo Ellen Bogart
Children's Books2016
Leave Me Alone! af Vera Brosgol
Children's Books2016
The Wild Robot af Peter Brown
Children's Books2016
Raymie Nightingale af Kate DiCamillo
Children's Books2016
Snappsy the Alligator (Did Not Ask to Be in This Book!) af Julie Falatko
Children's Books2016
Some Kind of Courage af Dan Gemeinhart
Children's Books2016
The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog af Adam Gidwitz
Children's Books2016
Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics af Chris Grabenstein
Children's Books2016
Garvey's Choice af Nikki Grimes
Children's Books2016
Full of Beans af Jennifer L. Holm
Children's Books2016
We Found a Hat af Jon Klassen
Children's Books2016
When the Sea Turned to Silver af Grace Lin
Children's Books2016
Jazz Day: The Making of a Famous Photograph af Roxane Orgill
Children's Books2016
The Best Man af Richard Peck
Children's Books2016
Pax af Sara Pennypacker
Children's Books2016
Wet Cement: A Mix of Concrete Poems af Bob Raczka
Children's Books2016
School's First Day of School af Adam Rex
Children's Books2016
Are We There Yet? af Dan Santat
Children's Books2016
Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. White af Melissa Sweet
Children's Books2016
The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes af Duncan Tonatiuh
Children's Books2016
Freedom in Congo Square af Carole Boston Weatherford
Children's Books2016
All the Birds in the Sky af Charlie Jane Anders
Fiction Books2016
The Mothers af Brit Bennett
Fiction Books2016
The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend af Katarina Bivald
Fiction Books2016
Everyone Brave is Forgiven af Chris Cleave
Fiction Books2016
The Girls af Emma Cline
Fiction Books2016
Grace af Natashia Deón
Fiction Books2016
LaRose af Louise Erdrich
Fiction Books2016
The Trespasser af Tana French
Fiction Books2016
Homegoing af Yaa Gyasi
Fiction Books2016
Imagine Me Gone af Adam Haslett
Fiction Books2016
The Nix af Nathan Hill
Fiction Books2016
The Fate of the Tearling af Erika Johansen
Fiction Books2016
The Murder of Mary Russell af Laurie R. King
Fiction Books2016
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories af Ken Liu
Fiction Books2016
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours af Helen Oyeyemi
Fiction Books2016
First Star I See Tonight af Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Fiction Books2016
Today Will Be Different af Maria Semple
Fiction Books2016
The Summer Before the War af Helen Simonson
Fiction Books2016
Eligible af Curtis Sittenfeld
Fiction Books2016
Missing, Presumed af Susie Steiner
Fiction Books2016
The Nest af Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
Fiction Books2016
The Underground Railroad af Colson Whitehead
Fiction Books2016
Crosstalk af Connie Willis
Fiction Books2016
Another Brooklyn af Jacqueline Woodson
Fiction Books2016
Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist af Sunil Yapa
Fiction Books2016
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City af Matthew Desmond
Nonfiction Books2016
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance af Angela Duckworth
Nonfiction Books2016
The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero af Timothy Egan
Nonfiction Books2016
Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders af Joshua Foer
Nonfiction Books2016
The View from the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction af Neil Gaiman
Nonfiction Books2016
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu af Joshua Hammer
Nonfiction Books2016
Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art af Virginia Heffernan
Nonfiction Books2016
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right af Arlie Russell Hochschild
Nonfiction Books2016
Lab Girl af Hope Jahren
Nonfiction Books2016
When Breath Becomes Air af Paul Kalanithi
Nonfiction Books2016
A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy af Sue Klebold
Nonfiction Books2016
March: Book One af John Lewis
Nonfiction Books2016
The Joy of Leaving Your Sh*t All Over the Place: The Art of Being Messy af Jennifer McCartney
Nonfiction Books2016
The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life af Anu Partanen
Nonfiction Books2016
Once and Future River: Reclaiming the Duwamish (Ruth E. Kirk Books) af Tom Reese
Nonfiction Books2016
The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America af Andrés Reséndez
Nonfiction Books2016
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War af Mary Roach
Nonfiction Books2016
While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness af Eli Sanders
Nonfiction Books2016
The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo af Amy Schumer
Nonfiction Books2016
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race af Margot Lee Shetterly
Nonfiction Books2016
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis af J. D. Vance
Nonfiction Books2016
The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race af Jesmyn Ward
Nonfiction Books2016
Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman af Lindy West
Nonfiction Books2016
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate, Discoveries from a Secret World af Peter Wohlleben
Nonfiction Books2016
Steve Olson: Eruption : The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens (Hardcover); 2016 Edition
Nonfiction Books2016
Booked af Kwame Alexander
Teen Books2016
The Passion of Dolssa af Julie Berry
Teen Books2016
Dan Versus Nature af Don Calame
Teen Books2016
The Star-Touched Queen af Roshani Chokshi
Teen Books2016
Black Panther Vol. 1: A Nation Under Our Feet, Book One af Ta-Nehisi Coates
Teen Books2016
Unbecoming af Jenny Downham
Teen Books2016
The Great American Whatever af Tim Federle
Teen Books2016
We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler af Russell Freedman
Teen Books2016
The Lie Tree af Frances Hardinge
Teen Books2016
The Girl from Everywhere af Heidi Heilig
Teen Books2016
Girl in the Blue Coat af Monica Hesse
Teen Books2016
The Smell of Other People's Houses af Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
Teen Books2016
Exit, Pursued by a Bear af E. K. Johnston
Teen Books2016
Learning to Swear in America af Katie Kennedy
Teen Books2016
Still Life with Tornado af A. S. King
Teen Books2016
This Is Where It Ends af Marieke Nijkamp
Teen Books2016
Snow White: A Graphic Novel af Matt Phelan
Teen Books2016
Ghost af Jason Reynolds
Teen Books2016
Salt to the Sea af Ruta Sepetys
Teen Books2016
The Memory of Light af Francisco X. Stork
Teen Books2016
Wink Poppy Midnight af April Genevieve Tucholke
Teen Books2016
Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune af Pamela S. Turner
Teen Books2016
Wolf Hollow af Lauren Wolk
Teen Books2016
The Sun is Also a Star af Nicola Yoon
Teen Books2016
The Serpent King af Jeff Zentner
Teen Books2016

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