King County Library System Best Books2018

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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
Vincent Comes Home af Jessixa Bagley
Children's Books2018
Hedgehog Needs a Hug af Jen Betton
Children's Books2018
Be Prepared af Vera Brosgol
Children's Books2018
The Wild Robot Escapes af Peter Brown
Children's Books2018
Aru Shah and the End of Time af Roshani Chokshi
Children's Books2018
The Journey of Little Charlie af Christopher Paul Curtis
Children's Books2018
Love af Matt de la Peña
Children's Books2018
Coco Can't Wait af Tarō Gomi
Children's Books2018
Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees af Thor Hanson
Children's Books2018
We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices af Wade Hudson
Children's Books2018
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness af Kerascoët
Children's Books2018
Fur, Feather, Fin―All of Us Are Kin af Diane Lang
Children's Books2018
A Big Mooncake for Little Star af Grace Lin
Children's Books2018
Drawn Together af Minh Lê
Children's Books2018
Julián Is a Mermaid af Jessica Love
Children's Books2018
Alma and How She Got Her Name af Juana Martinez-Neal
Children's Books2018
Bob af Wendy Mass
Children's Books2018
I Just Ate My Friend af Heidi McKinnon
Children's Books2018
Dreamers af Yuyi Morales
Children's Books2018
A Gift from Abuela af Cecilia Ruiz
Children's Books2018
Amal Unbound af Aisha Saeed
Children's Books2018
The Cardboard Kingdom af Chad Sell
Children's Books2018
Baby Monkey, Private Eye af Brian Selznick
Children's Books2018
The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian's Art Changed Science af Joyce Sidman
Children's Books2018
Harbor Me af Jacqueline Woodson
Children's Books2018
Front Desk af Kelly Yang
Children's Books2018
That Kind of Mother af Rumaan Alam
Fiction Books2018
The Immortalists af Chloe Benjamin
Fiction Books2018
Washington Black af Esi Edugyan
Fiction Books2018
Lawn Boy af Jonathan Evison
Fiction Books2018
The Woman in the Window af Daniel Mallory
Fiction Books2018
The Witch Elm af Tana French
Fiction Books2018
The Wedding Date af Jasmine Guillory
Fiction Books2018
The Great Alone af Kristin Hannah
Fiction Books2018
The Wife Between Us af Greer Hendricks
Fiction Books2018
The Kiss Quotient af Helen Hoang
Fiction Books2018
The Word Is Murder af Anthony Horowitz
Fiction Books2018
An American Marriage af Tayari Jones
Fiction Books2018
Unsheltered af Barbara Kingsolver
Fiction Books2018
An Ocean of Minutes af Thea Lim
Fiction Books2018
Monstress, volume 1: Awakening af Marjorie M. Liu
Fiction Books2018
Circe af Madeline Miller
Fiction Books2018
Spinning Silver af Naomi Novik
Fiction Books2018
There There af Tommy Orange
Fiction Books2018
The Merry Spinster: Tales of Everyday Horror af Daniel M. Lavery
Fiction Books2018
Where the Crawdads Sing af Delia Owens
Fiction Books2018
Girls Burn Brighter af Shobha Rao
Fiction Books2018
Head On af John Scalzi
Fiction Books2018
You Think It, I'll Say It af Curtis Sittenfeld
Fiction Books2018
Heads of the Colored People: Stories af Nafissa Thompson-Spires
Fiction Books2018
Red Clocks af Leni Zumas
Fiction Books2018
Fascism: A Warning af Madeleine K. Albright
Nonfiction Books2018
Things That Make White People Uncomfortable af Michael Bennett
Nonfiction Books2018
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border af Francisco Cantú
Nonfiction Books2018
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower af Brittney C. Cooper
Nonfiction Books2018
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism af Robin DiAngelo
Nonfiction Books2018
The Monk of Mokha af Dave Eggers
Nonfiction Books2018
Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer af Barbara Ehrenreich
Nonfiction Books2018
Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture af Roxane Gay
Nonfiction Books2018
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" af Zora Neale Hurston
Nonfiction Books2018
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century af Kirk Wallace Johnson
Nonfiction Books2018
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America af Beth Macy
Nonfiction Books2018
Heart Berries: A Memoir af Terese Marie Mailhot
Nonfiction Books2018
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer af Michelle McNamara
Nonfiction Books2018
A False Report af T. Christian Miller
Nonfiction Books2018
I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes with Death af Maggie O'Farrell
Nonfiction Books2018
So You Want to Talk About Race af Ijeoma Oluo
Nonfiction Books2018
The Library Book af Susan Orlean
Nonfiction Books2018
How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence af Michael Pollan
Nonfiction Books2018
Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World and Why Things Are Better Than You Think af Hans Rosling
Nonfiction Books2018
Calypso af David Sedaris
Nonfiction Books2018
How to Taste: The Curious Cook's Handbook to Seasoning and Balance, from Umami to Acid and Beyond--with Recipes af Becky Selengut
Nonfiction Books2018
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays) af Rebecca Solnit
Nonfiction Books2018
Educated: A Memoir af Tara Westover
Nonfiction Books2018
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity af Carl Zimmer
Nonfiction Books2018
The Poet X af Elizabeth Acevedo
Teen Books2018
Children of Blood and Bone af Tomi Adeyemi
Teen Books2018
Leah on the Offbeat af Becky Albertalli
Teen Books2018
The Hazel Wood af Melissa Albert
Teen Books2018
Rebound af Kwame Alexander
Teen Books2018
Speak af Laurie Halse Anderson
Teen Books2018
Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World af Pénélope Bagieu
Teen Books2018
The Cruel Prince af Holly Black
Teen Books2018
A Heart in a Body in the World af Deb Caletti
Teen Books2018
American Panda af Gloria Chao
Teen Books2018
Illegal af Eoin Colfer
Teen Books2018
Votes for Women!: American Suffragists and the Battle for the Ballot af Winifred Conkling
Teen Books2018
The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle af Leslie Connor
Teen Books2018
My Family Divided: One Girl's Journey of Home, Loss, and Hope af Diane Guerrero
Teen Books2018
Dread Nation af Justina Ireland
Teen Books2018
Darius the Great Is Not Okay af Adib Khorram
Teen Books2018
Hey, Kiddo af Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Teen Books2018
All Summer Long af Hope Larson
Teen Books2018
The Astonishing Color of After af Emily X. R. Pan
Teen Books2018
Ghost Boys af Jewell Parker Rhodes
Teen Books2018
Americanized: Rebel Without a Green Card af Sara Saedi
Teen Books2018
Thunderhead af Neal Shusterman
Teen Books2018
Sadie af Courtney Summers
Teen Books2018
Check, Please! Year One af Ngozi Ukazu
Teen Books2018
The Prince and the Dressmaker af Jen Wang
Teen Books2018

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