Books of the Decade: The 50 books that defined the decade

Given by The Guardian

52 Works 635,402 Livros 15,344 Críticas ½ 4.0

The world was rocked by terrorism, climate change became an emergency, celebrity culture moved from our TVs to our bookshelves, and a boy wizard held millions spellbound. Love them or hate them,

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Categorias:
Todos, 2000 (7), 2001 (4), 2002 (4), 2003 (5), 2004 (6), 2005 (5), 2006 (5), 2007 (5), 2008 (8), , 2009 (3)
Year Awarded:
2009
ObraCategoria
Experience (2000) por Martin Amis
2000
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius (2000) por Dave Eggers
2000
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference (2000) por Malcolm Gladwell
2000
No Logo (2000) por Naomi Klein
2000
How to Be a Domestic Goddess (2000) por Nigella Lawson
2000
The Amber Spyglass (2000) por Philip Pullman
2000
White Teeth (2000) por Zadie Smith
2000
A Life's Work: On Becoming a Mother (2003) por Rachel Cusk
2001
The Corrections (2001) por Jonathan Franzen
2001
Atonement (2001) por Ian McEwan
2001
Austerlitz (2001) por W. G. Sebald
2001
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America (2001) por Barbara Ehrenreich
2002
The Complete Persepolis (2001) por Marjane Satrapi
2002
London Orbital (2002) por Iain Sinclair
2002
Falsas Aparências (2002) por Sarah Waters
2002
The Da Vinci Code (2003) por Dan Brown
2003
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (2003) por Mark Haddon
2003
The Kite Runner (2003) por Khaled Hosseini
2003
Landing Light (2003) por Don Paterson
2003
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation (2003) por Lynne Truss
2003
The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (Authorized Edition) (2004) por National Commission on Terrorist Attacks
2004
Earth: An Intimate History (2004) por Richard Fortey
2004
The Line of Beauty (2004) por Alan Hollinghurst
2004
Small Island (2004) por Andrea Levy
2004
Cloud Atlas (2004) por David Mitchell
2004
Being Jordan: My Autobiography (2004) por Katie Price
2004
Untold Stories (2005) por Alan Bennett
2005
The Year of Magical Thinking (2005) por Joan Didion
2005
Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945 (2005) por Tony Judt
2005
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (2005) por Steven D. Levitt
2005
Saturday (2005) por Ian McEwan
2005
The God Delusion (2006) por Richard Dawkins
2006
The Weather Makers : How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth (2005) por Tim Flannery
2006
The Revenge of Gaia: Earth's Climate Crisis and the Fate of Humanity (2006) por James E. Lovelock
2006
The Road (2006) por Cormac McCarthy
2006
The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 (2006) por Lawrence Wright
2006
Half of a Yellow Sun (2006) por Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
2007
The Blair Years: The Alastair Campbell Diaries (2007) por Alastair Campbell
2007
The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2007) por Mohsin Hamid
2007
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (2007) por J. K. Rowling
2007
The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective (2008) por Kate Summerscale
2007
The Forever War (2008) por Dexter Filkins
2008
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science (2008) por Richard Holmes
2008
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream (2006) por Barack Obama
2008
Change We Can Believe In: Barack Obama's Plan to Renew America's Promise (2008) por Barack Obama
2008
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (1995) por Barack Obama
2008
Netherland (2008) por Joseph O'Neill
2008
Home (2008) por Marilynne Robinson
2008
The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century (2007) por Alex Ross
2008
2666 (2004) por Roberto Bolaño
2009
Wolf Hall (2009) por Hilary Mantel
2009
Brooklyn (2009) por Colm Tóibín
2009

Descrições

The world was rocked by terrorism, climate change became an emergency, celebrity culture moved from our TVs to our bookshelves, and a boy wizard held millions spellbound. Love them or hate them, these are the 50 books that defined the decade

(English, Award granter)
URL: https://www.theguardian.com/books/2009/dec/05/books-of-the-noughties

Contains 52 books: three of Barack Obama's books were jointly listed under 2008.

(English, Anúncio técnico/de desambiguação)

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