ALA Outstanding Books for the College Bound2009

Given by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Outros Nomes: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (Inglês), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (Inglês), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (Inglês)
77 Works 564,819 Livros 18,836 Críticas 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, mostrar mais 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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Categorias:
Todos, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Biografia (30), Drama (24), Ficção (40), Histórico (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), Não ficção (70), Poesia (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)
Anos:
Todos, 2014 (5), 2009 (77), 2004 (112), 1999 (183)
ObraCategoriaAno
Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX: The Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America por Karen Blumenthal
Arts & Humanities2009
World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored & Explained por John Bowker
Arts & Humanities2009
The Power of Myth por Joseph Campbell
Arts & Humanities2009
The Red Tent por Anita Diamant
Arts & Humanities2009
The Pillars of the Earth por Ken Follett
Arts & Humanities2009
Water for Elephants por Sara Gruen
Arts & Humanities2009
Your Own, Sylvia: A Verse Portrait of Sylvia Plath por Stephanie Hemphill
Arts & Humanities2009
Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life por Steve Martin
Arts & Humanities2009
John Lennon: All I Want is the Truth por Elizabeth Partridge
Arts & Humanities2009
American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in the New China por Matthew Polly
Arts & Humanities2009
The Annotated Mona Lisa: A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post-Modern por Carol Strickland
Arts & Humanities2009
Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon--and the Journey of a Generation por Sheila Weller
Arts & Humanities2009
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian por Sherman Alexie
History & Cultures2009
Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone por Rajiv Chandrasekaran
History & Cultures2009
The Rape of Nanking por Iris Chang
History & Cultures2009
Daniel Half-Human por David Chotjewitz
History & Cultures2009
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao por Junot Díaz
History & Cultures2009
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed por Jared M. Diamond
History & Cultures2009
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl por Timothy Egan
History & Cultures2009
What Is the What por Dave Eggers
History & Cultures2009
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World por Tony Horwitz
History & Cultures2009
The Known World por Edward P. Jones
History & Cultures2009
The Devil in the White City por Erik Larson
History & Cultures2009
The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation por Gene Roberts
History & Cultures2009
Sammy and Juliana in Hollywood por Benjamin Alire Sáenz
History & Cultures2009
The Complete Persepolis por Marjane Satrapi
History & Cultures2009
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers por Loung Ung
History & Cultures2009
Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA por Tim Weiner
History & Cultures2009
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume I: The Pox Party por 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 por Jenny Bond
Literature & Language Arts2009
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You por Peter Cameron
Literature & Language Arts2009
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close por Jonathan Safran Foer
Literature & Language Arts2009
Looking for Alaska por John Green
Literature & Language Arts2009
Never Let Me Go por Kazuo Ishiguro
Literature & Language Arts2009
Mister Pip por Lloyd Jones
Literature & Language Arts2009
Good Poems por Garrison Keillor
Literature & Language Arts2009
The Secret Life of Bees por Sue Monk Kidd
Literature & Language Arts2009
The God of Animals por Aryn Kyle
Literature & Language Arts2009
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West por Gregory Maguire
Literature & Language Arts2009
The Road por Cormac McCarthy
Literature & Language Arts2009
Kafka on the Shore por Haruki Murakami
Literature & Language Arts2009
Sunrise Over Fallujah por Walter Dean Myers
Literature & Language Arts2009
The Plot Against America por Philip Roth
Literature & Language Arts2009
Lucky por Alice Sebold
Literature & Language Arts2009
Blankets por Craig Thompson
Literature & Language Arts2009
The Book Thief por Markus Zusak
Literature & Language Arts2009
God's Debris: A Thought Experiment por Scott Adams
Science & Technology2009
Feed por M. T. Anderson
Science & Technology2009
The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks por Susan Casey
Science & Technology2009
Little Brother por Cory Doctorow
Science & Technology2009
Another Day in the Frontal Lobe: A Brain Surgeon Exposes Life on the Inside por Katrina Firlik
Science & Technology2009
The Weather Makers : How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth por Tim Flannery
Science & Technology2009
The Big Necessity por Rose George
Science & Technology2009
The Race to Save the Lord God Bird por Phillip M. Hoose
Science & Technology2009
A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There por Aldo Leopold
Science & Technology2009
The Way We Work: Getting to Know the Amazing Human Body por David Macaulay
Science & Technology2009
American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau por Bill McKibben
Science & Technology2009
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World por Michael Pollan
Science & Technology2009
The Wild Trees por Richard Preston
Science & Technology2009
Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science--From the Babylonians to the Maya por Dick Teresi
Science & Technology2009
Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson por Mitch Albom
Social Sciences2009
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier por Ishmael Beah
Social Sciences2009
What Color Is Your Parachute?: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers por Richard N. Bolles
Social Sciences2009
The Elements of Library Research: What Every Student Needs to Know por Mary W. George
Social Sciences2009
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference por Malcolm Gladwell
Social Sciences2009
Sold por Patricia McCormick
Social Sciences2009
Hungry Planet: What the World Eats por Peter Menzel
Social Sciences2009
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time por Greg Mortenson
Social Sciences2009
Nineteen Minutes por Jodi Picoult
Social Sciences2009
The Middle of Everywhere: Helping Refugees Enter the American Community por Mary Pipher
Social Sciences2009
The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time por Elizabeth Rogers
Social Sciences2009
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction por David Sheff
Social Sciences2009
Tweak por Nic Sheff
Social Sciences2009
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill por Jessica Stern
Social Sciences2009
The Devil's Highway: A True Story por Luis Alberto Urrea
Social Sciences2009
The Glass Castle: A Memoir por Jeannette Walls
Social Sciences2009
Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science por Charles Wheelan
Social Sciences2009

Etiquetas

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