King County Library System Best BooksNonfiction Books2023

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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:
Alle, Audiobooks (25), Children's Books (221), Fiction Books (378), Nonfiction Books (320), Teen Books (220)
Years:
Alle, 2023 (25), 2022 (25), 2021 (25), 2020 (25), 2019 (25), 2018 (24), 2017 (25), 2016 (25), 2015 (22), 2013 (20), 2012 (18), 2011 (15), 2010 (10), 2009 (12), 2008 (13), 2007 (11)
Announced:
december 2023: 2023 Nyeste
VærkÅr
What an Owl Knows: The New Science of the World's Most Enigmatic Birds af Jennifer Ackerman
2023
The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History af Ned Blackhawk
2023
Strong Female Character af Fern Brady
2023
Poverty, by America af Matthew Desmond
2023
A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them af Timothy Egan
2023
The Art Thief: A True Story of Love, Crime, and a Dangerous Obsession af Michael Finkel
2023
The Humanity Archive: Recovering the Soul of Black History from a Whitewashed American Myth af Jermaine FOWLER
2023
Platonic: How the Science of Attachment Can Help You Make--and Keep--Friends af Marisa G. Franco PhD
2023
You Just Need to Lose Weight and 19 Other Myths about Fat People af Aubrey Gordon
2023
Paved Paradise: How Parking Explains the World af Henry Grabar
2023
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder af David Grann
2023
On the Origin of Time: Stephen Hawking's Final Theory af Thomas Hertog
2023
Baking Yesteryear: The Best Recipes from the 1900s to the 1980s af B. Dylan Hollis
2023
How Far the Light Reaches: A Life in Ten Sea Creatures af Sabrina Imbler
2023
The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Essays on Desire and Consumption af Katy Kelleher
2023
Awe: The New Science of Everyday Wonder and How It Can Transform Your Life af Dacher Keltner
2023
You Have to Be Prepared to Die Before You Can Begin to Live: Ten Weeks in Birmingham That Changed America af Paul Kix
2023
Red Paint: The Ancestral Autobiography of a Coast Salish Punk af Sasha Lapointe
2023
A Man of Two Faces: A Memoir, A History, A Memorial af Viet Thanh Nguyen
2023
Hey, Hun: Sales, Sisterhood, Supremacy, and the Other Lies Behind Multilevel Marketing af Emily Lynn Paulson
2023
When Crack Was King: A People's History of a Misunderstood Era af Donovan X. Ramsey
2023
The Teachers: A Year Inside America's Most Vulnerable, Important Profession af Alexandra Robbins
2023
The Dress Diary of Mrs Anne Sykes: Secrets from a Victorian Woman’s Wardrobe af Kate Strasdin
2023
Our Migrant Souls: A Meditation on Race and the Meanings and Myths of “Latino” af Héctor Tobar
2023
Project 562: Changing the Way We See Native America af Matika Wilbur
2023

Nøgleord

2017(846) 2018(932) 2019(929) 2020(893) adult(934) African American(959) American history(2,668) audible(1,011) audio(1,651) audiobook(3,220) autobiography(2,490) biography(9,037) biography-memoir(1,036) biology(1,243) book club(1,031) currently-reading(1,261) ebook(3,150) essays(2,818) family(944) feminism(875) fiction(1,296) goodreads(1,690) goodreads import(985) graphic novel(1,001) hardcover(881) history(17,351) humor(2,596) Kindle(3,484) library(1,408) medicine(1,289) memoir(11,685) nature(1,300) non-fiction(40,327) own(1,143) philosophy(956) politics(2,635) psychology(2,452) race(1,717) racism(1,638) read(3,749) religion(1,994) science(6,821) sociology(1,793) to-read(43,178) true crime(1,285) unread(1,361) usa(2,092) war(1,075) women(849) wwii(3,211)

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