ALA Outstanding Books for the College BoundSocial Sciences

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 (2), 2009 (17), 2004 (21)
TeosVuosi
Nälkäpalkalla (tekijä: Barbara Ehrenreich)
2014
17 & Gone (tekijä: Nova Ren Suma)
2014
Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better (tekijä: Clive Thompson)
2013
The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way (tekijä: Amanda Ripley)
2013
Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy (tekijä: Emily Bazelon)
2013
War Brothers: The Graphic Novel (tekijä: Sharon E. McKay)
2013
Pyöreä talo (tekijä: Louise Erdrich)
2012
The Economics Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (tekijä: Niall Kishtainy)
2012
Something Like Normal (tekijä: Trish Doller)
2012
The Good Braider (tekijä: Terry Farish)
2012
Private: Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks, and the Biggest Exposure of Official Secrets in American History (tekijä: Denver Nicks)
2012
Kätkössä kauniin ikuisen : Mumbain slummien toivo ja toivottomuus (tekijä: Katherine Boo)
2012
Hiljaiset - introverttien manifesti (tekijä: Susan Cain)
2012
The New Kids: Big Dreams and Brave Journeys at a High School for Immigrant Teens (tekijä: Brooke Hauser)
2011
Scoreboard, Baby: A Story of College Football, Crime, and Complicity (tekijä: Ken Armstrong)
2010
Käännöksiä (tekijä: Jean Kwok)
2010
The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates (tekijä: Wes Moore)
2010
The Big House: Image and Reality of the American Prison (tekijä: Stephen Cox)
2009
Puolikas taivasta (tekijä: Nicholas D. Kristof)
2009
Notes from No Man's Land: American Essays (tekijä: Eula Biss)
2009
Tiistaisin Morrien luona (tekijä: Mitch Albom)
2009
Leikin loppu : lapsisotilaan muistelmat (tekijä: Ishmael Beah)
2009
What Color Is Your Parachute?: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers (tekijä: Richard N. Bolles)
2009
The Elements of Library Research: What Every Student Needs to Know (tekijä: Mary W. George)
2009
Leimahduspiste (tekijä: Malcolm Gladwell)
2009
Sold (tekijä: Patricia McCormick)
2009
Hungry Planet: What the World Eats (tekijä: Peter Menzel)
2009
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time (tekijä: Greg Mortenson)
2009
Yhdeksäntoista minuuttia (tekijä: Jodi Picoult)
2009
The Middle of Everywhere: Helping Refugees Enter the American Community (tekijä: Mary Pipher)
2009
The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time (tekijä: Elizabeth Rogers)
2009
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction (tekijä: David Sheff)
2009
Tweak (tekijä: Nic Sheff)
2009
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill (tekijä: Jessica Stern)
2009
The Devil's Highway: A True Story (tekijä: Luis Alberto Urrea)
2009
Lasilinna (tekijä: Jeannette Walls)
2009
Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science (tekijä: Charles Wheelan)
2009
Tehtaan tytöt : unelmia muuttuvassa Kiinassa (tekijä: Leslie T. Chang)
2008
Hällä väliä huomisella (tekijä: Faïza Guène)
2004
Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists (tekijä: Joel Best)
2004
Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing (tekijä: Ted Conover)
2004
And Still We Rise: The Trials and Triumphs of Twelve Gifted Inner-City Students (tekijä: Miles Corwin)
2004
Speak Truth to Power : Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World (tekijä: Kerry Kennedy Cuomo)
2004
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures (tekijä: Wade Davis)
2004
Why Terrorism Works: Understanding the Threat, Responding to the Challenge (tekijä: Alan M. Dershowitz)
2004
Tykit, taudit ja teräs : ihmisen yhteiskuntien kohtalot (tekijä: Jared Diamond)
2004
An American insurrection : the battle of Oxford, Mississippi, 1962 (tekijä: William Doyle)
2004
Nälkäpalkalla (tekijä: Barbara Ehrenreich)
2004
Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child (tekijä: Elva Treviño Hart)
2004
Leijapoika (tekijä: Khaled Hosseini)
2004
Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet Out of Idaho (tekijä: Jon Katz)
2004
My Forbidden Face (tekijä: Latifa)
2004
Crossing Over (tekijä: Rubén Martínez)
2004
True Notebooks (tekijä: Mark Salzman)
2004
Pikaruokakansa (tekijä: Eric Schlosser)
2004
Caucasia (tekijä: Danzy Senna)
2004
Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey (tekijä: Rachel Simon)
2004
Valkoiset hampaat (tekijä: Zadie Smith)
2004
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College (tekijä: Jacques Steinberg)
2004
Sugar's Life in the Hood: The Story of a Former Welfare Mother (tekijä: Sugar Turner)
2004
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game (tekijä: Michael Lewis)
2003
Nälkäpalkalla (tekijä: Barbara Ehrenreich)
2001
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