ALA Outstanding Books for the College Bound1999

Given by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Andre Navne: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (Engelsk), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (Engelsk), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (Engelsk)
183 Works 997,258 Books 16,332 Reviews 4.1
From the ALA site:

A YALSA Committee of public, secondary school, and academic librarians selectes the list. Revised every five years as a tool for several audiences (students preparing for college, vis mere educators, librarians, and parents) it offers opportunities for independent reading and lifelong learning. Use it to round out your reading as you prepare for college entrance exams and courses, to strengthen your knowledge in a variety of subject areas and enhance appreciation for different cultures and times.

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Kategorier:
Alle, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Biografi (30), Drama (24), Fiction (40), Historie (23), History & Cultures (16), History and Cultures (24), Humanities (23), Humanities, 2004; Arts & Humanities, 2009 (1), Literature & Language Arts (40), Literature & Language Arts, 2004; History & Cultures, 2009 (1), Literature and Language Arts (26), Non-fiction (70), Poetry (19), Science & Technology (37), Science & Technology, 2004, Science & Technology, 2009 (1), Science and Technology (25), Social Sciences (62), Social Sciences, 2004; Literature & Language Arts, 2009 (1), [1999], Fiction, 1999 (1), No Category (2)
Years:
Alle, 2014 (5), 2009 (77), 2004 (112), 1999 (183)
VærkKategoriÅr
Paula af Isabel Allende
Biografi1999
Undaunted Courage af Stephen E. Ambrose
Biografi1999
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings af Maya Angelou
Biografi1999
Growing Up af Russell Baker
Biografi1999
Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 1: 1884-1933 af Blanche Wiesen Cook
Biografi1999
Madame Curie: A Biography af Eve Curie
Biografi1999
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave af Frederick Douglass
Biografi1999
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam af Bernard Edelman
Biografi1999
Surely You're Joking, Mr Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character af Richard Feynman
Biografi1999
Anne Frank's dagbog af Anne Frank
Biografi1999
Moving Violations af John Hockenberry
Biografi1999
Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution af Ji-li Jiang
Biografi1999
The Liars' Club: A Memoir af Mary Karr
Biografi1999
The Story of My Life af Helen Keller
Biografi1999
Soul to Soul: A Black Russian American Family 1865-1992 af Yelena Khanga
Biografi1999
My Brother af Jamaica Kincaid
Biografi1999
Nicholas and Alexandra af Robert K. Massie
Biografi1999
Kaffir Boy: The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa af Mark Mathabane
Biografi1999
Som vandets farve : en sort mands hyldest til sin hvide mor af James McBride
Biografi1999
Angelas aske : erindringsroman af Frank McCourt
Biografi1999
Truman af David McCullough
Biografi1999
Sound-Shadows of the New World af Ved Mehta
Biografi1999
Coming of Age in Mississippi af Anne Moody
Biografi1999
House of Houses af Pat Mora
Biografi1999
Stonewall Jackson : The Man, The Soldier, The Legend af James I. Robertson
Biografi1999
Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. af Luis J. Rodriguez
Biografi1999
Hunger of Memory : The Education of Richard Rodriguez af Richard Rodriguez
Biografi1999
This Boy's Life af Tobias Wolff
Biografi1999
Sort ungdom af Richard Wright
Biografi1999
The Autobiography of Malcolm X af Malcolm X
Biografi1999
Three Tall Women af Edward Albee
Drama1999
Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts af Samuel Beckett
Drama1999
The Mousetrap and Other Plays af Agatha Christie
Drama1999
Blithe Spirit af Noël Coward
Drama1999
"Master Harold" … and the Boys af Athol Fugard
Drama1999
A Raisin in the Sun af Lorraine Hansberry
Drama1999
The Little Foxes af Lillian Hellman
Drama1999
Et Dukkehjem af Henrik Ibsen
Drama1999
Rhinoceros af Eugène Ionesco
Drama1999
Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, Parts 1 & 2 af Tony Kushner
Drama1999
Rent af Jonathan Larson
Drama1999
En sælgers død af Arthur Miller
Drama1999
Long Day's Journey into Night af Eugene O'Neill
Drama1999
No Exit / Dirty Hands / The Flies / The Respectful Prostitute af Jean-Paul Sartre
Drama1999
King Lear af William Shakespeare
Drama1999
Pygmalion af George Bernard Shaw
Drama1999
West Side Story: A Novelization af Irving Shulman
Drama1999
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead af Tom Stoppard
Drama1999
Driving Miss Daisy af Alfred Uhry
Drama1999
How I Learned to Drive af Paula Vogel
Drama1999
The Importance of Being Earnest af Oscar Wilde
Drama1999
Our Town af Thornton Wilder
Drama1999
The Glass Menagerie af Tennessee Williams
Drama1999
Fences af August Wilson
Drama1999
A Death in the Family af James Agee
Fiction1999
Bless Me, Ultima af Rudolfo Anaya
Fiction1999
Tjenerindens fortælling af Margaret Atwood
Fiction1999
Parable of the Sower af Octavia E. Butler
Fiction1999
Ender's strategi : roman af Orson Scott Card
Fiction1999
The Awakening af Kate Chopin
Fiction1999
The House on Mango Street af Sandra Cisneros
Fiction1999
Crime and Punishment af Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Fiction1999
Usynlig mand af Ralph Ellison
Fiction1999
The Bride Price af Buchi Emecheta
Fiction1999
The Bear af William Faulkner
Fiction1999
Tilbage til Cold Mountain af Charles Frazier
Fiction1999
A Lesson Before Dying af Ernest J. Gaines
Fiction1999
Grendel af John Gardner
Fiction1999
Ellen Foster af Kaye Gibbons
Fiction1999
Punkt 22 af Joseph Heller
Fiction1999
Farvel til våbnene af Ernest Hemingway
Fiction1999
Siddhartha : en indisk legende af Hermann Hesse
Fiction1999
Fagre nye verden af Aldous Huxley
Fiction1999
Schindlers liste : roman af Thomas Keneally
Fiction1999
Biavlerens lærling eller Om dronningens udskilning af Laurie R. King
Fiction1999
Den bemalede fugl af Jerzy Kosiński
Fiction1999
Dræb ikke en sangfugl af Harper Lee
Fiction1999
Mørkets venstre hånd af Ursula K. Le Guin
Fiction1999
The Fixer af Bernard Malamud
Fiction1999
Nectar in a Sieve af Kamala Markandaya
Fiction1999
In Country af Bobbie Ann Mason
Fiction1999
Bryllupsgæsten af Carson McCullers
Fiction1999
Beauty af Robin McKinley
Fiction1999
Shizuko's Daughter af Kyoko Mori
Fiction1999
Elskede : roman af Toni Morrison
Fiction1999
The Things They Carried af Tim O'Brien
Fiction1999
Everything That Rises Must Converge: Stories af Flannery O'Connor
Fiction1999
De udvalgte af Chaim Potok
Fiction1999
The Grass Dancer af Susan Power
Fiction1999
The Killer Angels af Michael Shaara
Fiction1999
Picture Bride af Yoshiko Uchida
Fiction1999
Montana 1948 af Larry Watson
Fiction1999
Native Son af Richard Wright
Fiction1999
Briar Rose af Jane Yolen
Fiction1999
T. Rex and the Crater of Doom af Walter Alvarez
Non-fiction1999
Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde af Marc Aronson
Non-fiction1999
Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series af Eliot Asinof
Non-fiction1999
Voices from the Streets: Young Former Gang Members Tell Their Stories af S. Beth Atkin
Non-fiction1999
The Joy of Music af Leonard Bernstein
Non-fiction1999
In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle af Madeleine Blais
Non-fiction1999
The Secret Family: Twenty-Four Hours Inside the Mysterious World of Our Minds and Bodies af David Bodanis
Non-fiction1999
Making Movies Work: Thinking Like a Filmmaker af Jon Boorstin
Non-fiction1999
Begrav mit hjerte ved Wounded Knee af Dee Brown
Non-fiction1999
The Body Project: An Intimate History of American Girls af Joan Jacobs Brumberg
Non-fiction1999
Det tavse forår af Rachel Carson
Non-fiction1999
Civilisation : et personligt synspunkt af Kenneth Clark
Non-fiction1999
The Chronicle of Jazz af Mervyn Cooke
Non-fiction1999
What to Listen for in Music af Aaron Copland
Non-fiction1999
Verdens kunst - Tæt på 45 hovedværker af Robert Cumming
Non-fiction1999
King Arthur af David Day
Non-fiction1999
The Broken Cord af Michael Dorris
Non-fiction1999
The Souls of Black Folk af W. E. B. Du Bois
Non-fiction1999
Joining the Tribe: Growing Up Gay and Lesbian in the '90s af Linnea Due
Non-fiction1999
The Measure of Our Success: A Letter to My Children and Yours af Marian Wright Edelman
Non-fiction1999
Enchiridion af Epictetus
Non-fiction1999
Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women af Susan Faludi
Non-fiction1999
How to Look At Sculpture af David Finn
Non-fiction1999
The Voices of AIDS af Michael Thomas Ford
Non-fiction1999
Next of Kin: My Conversations with Chimpanzees af Roger Fouts
Non-fiction1999
Small Victories: The Real World of a Teacher, Her Students, and Their High School af Samuel G. Freedman
Non-fiction1999
Father Greg and the Homeboys: The Extraordinary Journey of Father Boyle and His Work with the Latino Gangs of East L.A. af Celeste Fremon
Non-fiction1999
The Power of Photography: How Photographs Changed Our Lives af Vicki Goldberg
Non-fiction1999
Kunstens historie af E. H. Gombrich
Non-fiction1999
The Mismeasure of Man af Stephen Jay Gould
Non-fiction1999
Water, Ice, And Stone: Science and Memory on the Antarctic Lakes af Bill Green
Non-fiction1999
Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet af Katie Hafner
Non-fiction1999
Mythology af Edith Hamilton
Non-fiction1999
Hawkings univers : fra big bang til sorte huller af Stephen Hawking
Non-fiction1999
A Tribe Apart: A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence af Patricia Hersch
Non-fiction1999
Hiroshima (Expanded edition) af John Hersey
Non-fiction1999
A Country Year: Living the Questions af Sue Hubbell
Non-fiction1999
No Matter How Loud I Shout : A Year in the Life of Juvenile Court af Edward Humes
Non-fiction1999
Dancing: The Pleasure, Power, and Art of Movement af Gerald Jonas
Non-fiction1999
Say It Loud! The Story of Rap Music af Maurice K. Jones
Non-fiction1999
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men against the Sea af Sebastian Junger
Non-fiction1999
Falling in Love with Wisdom af David D. Karnos
Non-fiction1999
Where She Danced af Elizabeth Kendall
Non-fiction1999
Barefoot to Balanchine af Mary Kerner
Non-fiction1999
Blind Watchers of the Sky: The People and Ideas that Shaped Our View of the Universe af Rocky Kolb
Non-fiction1999
The Other Side of the River: A Story of Two Towns, a Death, and America's Dilemma af Alex Kotlowitz
Non-fiction1999
Savage Inequalities: Children in America's Schools af Jonathan Kozol
Non-fiction1999
Op i det blå af Jon Krakauer
Non-fiction1999
Tegneserier : fornøjelse, fremstilling, forståelse af Scott McCloud
Non-fiction1999
In Suspect Terrain af John McPhee
Non-fiction1999
Stomping the Blues af Albert Murray
Non-fiction1999
ABC of Architecture af James F. O'Gorman
Non-fiction1999
Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences af John Allen Paulos
Non-fiction1999
The Telling of the World: Native American Stories and Art af W. S. Penn
Non-fiction1999
Invention by Design; How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing af Henry Petroski
Non-fiction1999
Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls af Mary Pipher
Non-fiction1999
Virus Ground Zero: Stalking the Killer Viruses with the Centers for Disease Control af Ed Regis
Non-fiction1999
The Most Beautiful House in the World af Witold Rybczynski
Non-fiction1999
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam af Neil Sheehan
Non-fiction1999
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Classical Music af Robert Sherman
Non-fiction1999
The Corner af David Simon
Non-fiction1999
Fermats store sætning af Simon Singh
Non-fiction1999
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time af Dava Sobel
Non-fiction1999
The Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) af American Bible Society
Non-fiction1999
Maus : en overlevende fortæller af Art Spiegelman
Non-fiction1999
African Exodus: The Origins of Modern Humanity af Christopher Stringer
Non-fiction1999
The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher af Lewis Thomas
Non-fiction1999
The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA af James D. Watson
Non-fiction1999
Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 af Juan Williams
Non-fiction1999
Favorite Folktales from Around the World af Jane Yolen
Non-fiction1999
United States of Poetry af Joshua Blum
Poetry1999
Cool Salsa af Lori Carlson
Poetry1999
How Does a Poem Mean af John Ciardi
Poetry1999
Reflections on a Gift of Watermelon Pickle af Stephen Dunning
Poetry1999
The War Poets: Lives and Writings of the 1914-18 War Poets af Robert Giddings
Poetry1999
Unsettling America: An Anthology of Contemporary Multicultural Poetry af Maria Mazziotti Gillan
Poetry1999
Pierced by a Ray of Sun: Poems About the Times We Feel Alone af Ruth Gordon
Poetry1999
The Rattle Bag af Seamus Heaney
Poetry1999
Odysseen af Homer
Poetry1999
In Search of Color Everywhere: A Collection of African-American Poetry af E. Ethelbert Miller
Poetry1999
Harper's Anthology of Twentieth Century Native American Poetry af Duane Niatum
Poetry1999
I Feel a Little Jumpy Around You : A Book of Her Poems & His Poems Collected in Pairs af Naomi Shihab Nye
Poetry1999
The Tree Is Older Than You Are: A Bilingual Gathering of Poems & Stories from Mexico with Paintings by Mexican Artists (English and Spanish Edition) af Naomi Shihab Nye
Poetry1999
New and Selected Poems af Mary Oliver
Poetry1999
Singing America: Poems That Define a Nation af Neil Philip
Poetry1999
Earth-Shattering Poems af Liz Rosenberg
Poetry1999
Poetry Out Loud af Robert Alden Rubin
Poetry1999
100 Best-Loved Poems af Philip Smith
Poetry1999
A Book of Love Poetry af Jon Stallworthy
Poetry1999

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