ALA Outstanding Books for the College Bound2009

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)
77 Works 564,199 Books 18,820 Reviews 4.0
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.

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/booklists/obc
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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
Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX: The Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America af Karen Blumenthal
Arts & Humanities2009
World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored & Explained af John Bowker
Arts & Humanities2009
The Power of Myth af Joseph Campbell
Arts & Humanities2009
Det røde telt af Anita Diamant
Arts & Humanities2009
Jordens søjler af Ken Follett
Arts & Humanities2009
Vand til elefanterne af Sara Gruen
Arts & Humanities2009
Your Own, Sylvia: A Verse Portrait of Sylvia Plath af Stephanie Hemphill
Arts & Humanities2009
Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life af Steve Martin
Arts & Humanities2009
John Lennon: All I Want is the Truth af Elizabeth Partridge
Arts & Humanities2009
American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in the New China af Matthew Polly
Arts & Humanities2009
The Annotated Mona Lisa: A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post-Modern af Carol Strickland
Arts & Humanities2009
Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon--and the Journey of a Generation af Sheila Weller
Arts & Humanities2009
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian af Sherman Alexie
History & Cultures2009
Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone af Rajiv Chandrasekaran
History & Cultures2009
Nanjing massakren af Iris Chang
History & Cultures2009
Daniel Half-Human af David Chotjewitz
History & Cultures2009
Oscar Wao & hans korte og forunderlige liv af Junot Díaz
History & Cultures2009
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed af Jared M. Diamond
History & Cultures2009
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl af Timothy Egan
History & Cultures2009
Hvad er dette hvad af Dave Eggers
History & Cultures2009
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World af Tony Horwitz
History & Cultures2009
The Known World af Edward P. Jones
History & Cultures2009
Djævelen i den hvide by af Erik Larson
History & Cultures2009
The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation af Gene Roberts
History & Cultures2009
Sammy and Juliana in Hollywood af Benjamin Alire Sáenz
History & Cultures2009
The Complete Persepolis af Marjane Satrapi
History & Cultures2009
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers af Loung Ung
History & Cultures2009
CIA - fra den kolde krig til krigen mod terror af Tim Weiner
History & Cultures2009
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume I: The Pox Party af M. T. Anderson
Literature & Language Arts2009
Who the Hell Is Pansy O'Hara?: The Fascinating Stories Behind 50 of the World's Best-Loved Books af Jenny Bond
Literature & Language Arts2009
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You af Peter Cameron
Literature & Language Arts2009
Ekstremt højt & utrolig tæt på : roman af Jonathan Safran Foer
Literature & Language Arts2009
Looking for Alaska af John Green
Literature & Language Arts2009
Never Let Me Go af Kazuo Ishiguro
Literature & Language Arts2009
Mister Pip : roman af Lloyd Jones
Literature & Language Arts2009
Good Poems af Garrison Keillor
Literature & Language Arts2009
Biernes hemmelige liv af Sue Monk Kidd
Literature & Language Arts2009
The God of Animals af Aryn Kyle
Literature & Language Arts2009
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West af Gregory Maguire
Literature & Language Arts2009
Vejen : roman af Cormac McCarthy
Literature & Language Arts2009
Kafka på stranden af Haruki Murakami
Literature & Language Arts2009
Sunrise Over Fallujah af Walter Dean Myers
Literature & Language Arts2009
Komplottet mod Amerika af Philip Roth
Literature & Language Arts2009
Lucky af Alice Sebold
Literature & Language Arts2009
En dyne af sne : en illustreret roman af Craig Thompson
Literature & Language Arts2009
Bogtyven af Markus Zusak
Literature & Language Arts2009
God's Debris: A Thought Experiment af Scott Adams
Science & Technology2009
Feed af M. T. Anderson
Science & Technology2009
The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks af Susan Casey
Science & Technology2009
Little Brother af Cory Doctorow
Science & Technology2009
Another Day in the Frontal Lobe: A Brain Surgeon Exposes Life on the Inside af Katrina Firlik
Science & Technology2009
The Weather Makers : How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth af Tim Flannery
Science & Technology2009
The Big Necessity af Rose George
Science & Technology2009
The Race to Save the Lord God Bird af Phillip M. Hoose
Science & Technology2009
A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There af Aldo Leopold
Science & Technology2009
The Way We Work: Getting to Know the Amazing Human Body af David Macaulay
Science & Technology2009
American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau af Bill McKibben
Science & Technology2009
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World af Michael Pollan
Science & Technology2009
The Wild Trees af Richard Preston
Science & Technology2009
Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science--From the Babylonians to the Maya af Dick Teresi
Science & Technology2009
Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson af Mitch Albom
Social Sciences2009
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier af Ishmael Beah
Social Sciences2009
What Color Is Your Parachute?: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers af Richard N. Bolles
Social Sciences2009
The Elements of Library Research: What Every Student Needs to Know af Mary W. George
Social Sciences2009
Det magiske vendepunkt af Malcolm Gladwell
Social Sciences2009
Sold af Patricia McCormick
Social Sciences2009
Hungry Planet: What the World Eats af Peter Menzel
Social Sciences2009
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time af Greg Mortenson
Social Sciences2009
Nineteen Minutes af Jodi Picoult
Social Sciences2009
The Middle of Everywhere: Helping Refugees Enter the American Community af Mary Pipher
Social Sciences2009
The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time af Elizabeth Rogers
Social Sciences2009
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction af David Sheff
Social Sciences2009
Tweak af Nic Sheff
Social Sciences2009
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill af Jessica Stern
Social Sciences2009
The Devil's Highway: A True Story af Luis Alberto Urrea
Social Sciences2009
Glasslottet af Jeannette Walls
Social Sciences2009
Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science af Charles Wheelan
Social Sciences2009

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