ALA Outstanding Books for the College Bound2004

Given by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Muut nimet: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (englanti), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (englanti), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (englanti)
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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, näytä lisää 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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Luokat:
Kaikki, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Elämäkerta (30), Drama (24), Fiktio (40), Historia (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), Runous (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)
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2014 (5), 2009 (77), 2004 (112), 1999 (183)
TeosKategoriaVuosi
Endurance : Shackletonin legendaarinen Antarktiksen retki (tekijä: Caroline Alexander)
Historia2004
Witch-Hunt: Mysteries of the Salem Witch Trials (tekijä: Marc Aronson)
Historia2004
Lindbergh (tekijä: A. Scott Berg)
Historia2004
War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars (tekijä: Andrew Carroll)
Historia2004
Veressä viljava maa (tekijä: Edwidge Danticat)
Historia2004
Triangle: The Fire that Changed America (tekijä: David Von Drehle)
Historia2004
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation (tekijä: Joseph J. Ellis)
Historia2004
Understanding September 11th: Answering Questions about the Attacks on America (tekijä: Mitch Frank)
Historia2004
Troy (tekijä: Adèle Geras)
Historia2004
Stone Heart: A Novel of Sacajawea (tekijä: Diane Glancy)
Historia2004
The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Speech that Inspired a Nation (tekijä: Drew Hansen)
Historia2004
Give Me My Father's Body: The Life of Minik, the New York Eskimo (tekijä: Kenn Harper)
Historia2004
Columbus in the Americas (tekijä: William Least Heat-Moon)
Historia2004
Jefferson's Children: The Story of One American Family (tekijä: Shannon Lanier)
Historia2004
Terror of the Spanish Main: Sir Henry Morgan and His Buccaneers (tekijä: Albert Marrin)
Historia2004
John Adams (tekijä: David McCullough)
Historia2004
Smoke and Ashes: The Story of the Holocaust (tekijä: Barbara Rogasky)
Historia2004
Poets of World War II (tekijä: Harvey Shapiro)
Historia2004
Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII (tekijä: David Starkey)
Historia2004
The Sagas of Icelanders (tekijä: Örnólfur Thorsson)
Historia2004
A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century (tekijä: Barbara W. Tuchman)
Historia2004
Indian Givers: How the Indians of the Americas Transformed the World (tekijä: Jack Weatherford)
Historia2004
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 (tekijä: Simon Winchester)
Historia2004
Lovers in Art (Art & Design) (tekijä: Sabine Adler)
Humanities2004
Exploring World Art (tekijä: Andrea Belloli)
Humanities2004
Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream (tekijä: Buzz Bissinger)
Humanities2004
The Blackstone Book of Magic and Illusion (tekijä: Harry Blackstone Jr.)
Humanities2004
Brassai: Letters to My Parents (tekijä: Brassaï)
Humanities2004
Sarah: Women of Genesis (tekijä: Orson Scott Card)
Humanities2004
Tyttö ja helmikorvakoru (tekijä: Tracy Chevalier)
Humanities2004
Counting Coup (tekijä: Larry Colton)
Humanities2004
Whale Talk (tekijä: Chris Crutcher)
Humanities2004
What Does It Mean to be Human? Reverence for Life Reaffirmed by Responses From Around the World (tekijä: Frederick Franck)
Humanities2004
On Wings of Joy: The Story of Ballet from the 16th Century to Today (tekijä: Trudy Garfunkel)
Humanities2004
Bee Season (tekijä: Myla Goldberg)
Humanities2004
The Black Chord: Visions of the Groove: Connections between Afro-Beats, Rhythm and Blues, Hip Hop and More (tekijä: Vivien Goldman)
Humanities2004
War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning (tekijä: Chris Hedges)
Humanities2004
Shooting Under Fire: The World of the War Photographer (tekijä: Peter Howe)
Humanities2004
Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture (tekijä: Ross King)
Humanities2004
American Indian Ballerinas (tekijä: Lili Cockerille Livingston)
Humanities2004
The Vibe History of Hip Hop (tekijä: Vibe Magazine)
Humanities2004
Our Movie Heritage (tekijä: Tom McGreevey)
Humanities2004
The Encyclopedia of Acting Techniques: Illustrated Instruction, Examples and Advice for Improving Acting Techniques and Stage Presence--From Tragedy to Comedy, Epic to Farce (tekijä: John Perry)
Humanities2004
Photography: An Illustrated History (tekijä: Martin W. Sandler)
Humanities2004
The Illustrated World's Religions: A Guide to Our Wisdom Traditions (tekijä: Huston Smith)
Humanities2004
Artemisian rohkeus (tekijä: Susan Vreeland)
Humanities2004
Go and Come Back (tekijä: Joan Abelove)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Bastard Out of Carolina (tekijä: Dorothy Allison)
Literature & Language Arts2004
In the Time of the Butterflies (tekijä: Julia Alvarez)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Speak (tekijä: Laurie Halse Anderson)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Postcards from No Man's Land (tekijä: Aidan Chambers)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Caramelo (tekijä: Sandra Cisneros)
Literature & Language Arts2004
How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines (tekijä: Thomas C. Foster)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Life Is Funny (tekijä: E. R. Frank)
Literature & Language Arts2004
My Heartbeat (tekijä: Garret Freymann-Weyr)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Me and Orson Welles: A Novel (tekijä: Robert Kaplow)
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Bean Trees (tekijä: Barbara Kingsolver)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life (tekijä: Anne Lamott)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter (tekijä: Adeline Yen Mah)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Monster (tekijä: Walter Dean Myers)
Literature & Language Arts2004
19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East (tekijä: Naomi Shihab Nye)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Woe Is I: The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English (tekijä: Patricia T. O'Conner)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Kultainen kompassi (tekijä: Philip Pullman)
Literature & Language Arts2004
A Gracious Plenty (tekijä: Sheri Reynolds)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Ponnista! (tekijä: Sapphire)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Persepolis (tekijä: Marjane Satrapi)
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Rose That Grew From Concrete (tekijä: Tupac Shakur)
Literature & Language Arts2004
Fires in the Mirror (tekijä: Anna Deavere Smith)
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Sand-Reckoner (Tom Doherty Associates Books) (tekijä: Gillian Bradshaw)
Science & Technology2004
Inventing Modern America: From the Microwave to the Mouse (tekijä: David E. Brown)
Science & Technology2004
Lyhyt historia lähes kaikesta (tekijä: Bill Bryson)
Science & Technology2004
Numeropiru (tekijä: Hans Magnus Enzensberger)
Science & Technology2004
The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 1300–1850 (tekijä: Brian M. Fagan)
Science & Technology2004
Mitä siitä, mitä muut ajattelevat? : lisää kummallisen tyypin seikkailuja (tekijä: Richard Feynman)
Science & Technology2004
In Code: A Mathematical Journey (tekijä: Sarah Flannery)
Science & Technology2004
Maailmankaikkeus pähkinänkuoressa (tekijä: Stephen Hawking)
Science & Technology2004
Eureka!: Scientific Breakthroughs that Changed the World (tekijä: Leslie Alan Horvitz)
Science & Technology2004
Insect Lives: Stories of Mystery and Romance from a Hidden World (tekijä: Erich Hoyt)
Science & Technology2004
Tohtori Tatjanan seksineuvoja koko luomakunnalle (tekijä: Olivia Judson)
Science & Technology2004
Atomi. Matka alkuräjähdyksestä elämään ja siitä edelleen (tekijä: Lawrence M. Krauss)
Science & Technology2004
Dinner at the New Gene Café: How Genetic Engineering Is Changing What We Eat, How We Live, and the Global Politics of Food (tekijä: Bill Lambrecht)
Science & Technology2004
The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number (tekijä: Mario Livio)
Science & Technology2004
El Nino: Unlocking the Secrets of the Master Weather-Maker (tekijä: J. Madeleine Nash)
Science & Technology2004
Promised the Moon: The Untold Story of the First Women in the Space Race (tekijä: Stephanie Nolen)
Science & Technology2004
Madness: A Brief History (tekijä: Roy Porter)
Science & Technology2004
The Demon in the Freezer: A True Story (tekijä: Richard Preston)
Science & Technology2004
Hydrogen: The Essential Element (tekijä: John S. Rigden)
Science & Technology2004
Last Breath: Cautionary Tales from the Limits of Human Endurance (tekijä: Peter Stark)
Science & Technology2004
The Primal Teen: What the New Discoveries about the Teenage Brain Tell Us about Our Kids (tekijä: Barbara Strauch)
Science & Technology2004
The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry (tekijä: Bryan Sykes)
Science & Technology2004
Great Projects: The Epic Story of the Building of America from the Taming of the Mississippi to the Invention of the Internet (tekijä: James Tobin)
Science & Technology2004
Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists (tekijä: Joel Best)
Social Sciences2004
Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing (tekijä: Ted Conover)
Social Sciences2004
And Still We Rise: The Trials and Triumphs of Twelve Gifted Inner-City Students (tekijä: Miles Corwin)
Social Sciences2004
Speak Truth to Power : Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World (tekijä: Kerry Kennedy Cuomo)
Social Sciences2004
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures (tekijä: Wade Davis)
Social Sciences2004
Why Terrorism Works: Understanding the Threat, Responding to the Challenge (tekijä: Alan M. Dershowitz)
Social Sciences2004
Tykit, taudit ja teräs : ihmisen yhteiskuntien kohtalot (tekijä: Jared Diamond)
Social Sciences2004
An American insurrection : the battle of Oxford, Mississippi, 1962 (tekijä: William Doyle)
Social Sciences2004
Nälkäpalkalla (tekijä: Barbara Ehrenreich)
Social Sciences2004
Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child (tekijä: Elva Treviño Hart)
Social Sciences2004
Leijapoika (tekijä: Khaled Hosseini)
Social Sciences2004
Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet Out of Idaho (tekijä: Jon Katz)
Social Sciences2004
My Forbidden Face (tekijä: Latifa)
Social Sciences2004
Crossing Over (tekijä: Rubén Martínez)
Social Sciences2004
True Notebooks (tekijä: Mark Salzman)
Social Sciences2004
Pikaruokakansa (tekijä: Eric Schlosser)
Social Sciences2004
Caucasia (tekijä: Danzy Senna)
Social Sciences2004
Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey (tekijä: Rachel Simon)
Social Sciences2004
Valkoiset hampaat (tekijä: Zadie Smith)
Social Sciences2004
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College (tekijä: Jacques Steinberg)
Social Sciences2004
Sugar's Life in the Hood: The Story of a Former Welfare Mother (tekijä: Sugar Turner)
Social Sciences2004

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