Books of the Decade: The 50 books that defined the decade2000

Given by The Guardian

51 obres 637,118 Llibres 15,376 Ressenyes 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,

mostra'n més these are the 50 books that defined the decade
mostra'n menys
Categories:
Tots, 2000 (7), 2001 (4), 2002 (4), 2003 (5), 2004 (6), 2005 (5), 2006 (5), 2007 (5), 2008 (8), , 2009 (3)
Year Awarded:
2009
ObraCategoria
Experiència (2000) de Martin Amis
2000
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius (2000) de Dave Eggers
2000
La frontera de l'èxit : el punt d'inflexió de modes i epidèmies (2000) de Malcolm Gladwell
2000
No logo : el poder de les marques (2000) de Naomi Klein
2000
How to Be a Domestic Goddess (2000) de Nigella Lawson
2000
El llargavistes d'ambre (2000) de Philip Pullman
2000
White Teeth (2000) de Zadie Smith
2000
A Life's Work: On Becoming a Mother (2003) de Rachel Cusk
2001
Les correccions (2001) de Jonathan Franzen
2001
Expiació (2001) de Ian McEwan
2001
Austerlitz (2001) de W. G. Sebald
2001
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America (2001) de Barbara Ehrenreich
2002
Persèpolis (2001) de Marjane Satrapi
2002
London Orbital (2002) de Iain Sinclair
2002
Falsa identitat (2002) de Sarah Waters
2002
El codi Da Vinci (2003) de Dan Brown
2003
El curiós incident del gos a mitjanit (2003) de Mark Haddon
2003
El caçador d'estels (2003) de Khaled Hosseini
2003
Landing Light (2003) de Don Paterson
2003
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation (2003) de Lynne Truss
2003
The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (Authorized Edition) (2004) de National Commission on Terrorist Attacks
2004
Earth: An Intimate History (2004) de Richard Fortey
2004
The Line of Beauty (2004) de Alan Hollinghurst
2004
Small Island (2004) de Andrea Levy
2004
Cloud Atlas (2004) de David Mitchell
2004
Being Jordan: My Autobiography (2004) de Katie Price
2004
Untold Stories (2005) de Alan Bennett
2005
L'Any del pensament màgic (2005) de Joan Didion
2005
Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945 (2005) de Tony Judt
2005
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (2005) de Steven D. Levitt
2005
Dissabte (2005) de Ian McEwan
2005
The God Delusion (2006) de Richard Dawkins
2006
The Weather Makers : How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth (2005) de Tim Flannery
2006
La Venjança de la terra : per què es revolta la terra i com encara podem salvar la humanitat (2006) de James E. Lovelock
2006
La carretera (2006) de Cormac McCarthy
2006
L'Amenaça de la torre : com Al-Qaida va preparar l'11 M (2006) de Lawrence Wright
2006
Half of a Yellow Sun (2006) de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
2007
L'integrista reticent (2007) de Mohsin Hamid
2007
Harry Potter i les relíquies de la Mort (2007) de J. K. Rowling
2007
The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective (2008) de Kate Summerscale
2007
The Forever War (2008) de Dexter Filkins
2008
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science (2008) de Richard Holmes
2008
L'audàcia de l'esperança (2006) de Barack Obama
2008
Change We Can Believe In: Barack Obama's Plan to Renew America's Promise (2008) de Barack Obama
2008
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (1995) de Barack Obama
2008
Netherland (2008) de Joseph O'Neill
2008
Home (2008) de Marilynne Robinson
2008
The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century (2007) de Alex Ross
2008
2666 (2004) de Roberto Bolaño
2009
Wolf Hall (2009) de Hilary Mantel
2009
Brooklyn (2009) de Colm Tóibín
2009

Descripcions

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, Avís tècnic/desambiguació)

Etiquetes

21st century(1,892) adventure(1,567) Afghanistan(3,183) atheism(1,580) audiobook(1,300) autism(2,446) autobiography(1,501) biography(1,872) British(2,238) children's(1,358) contemporary fiction(1,418) ebook(1,364) economics(4,238) England(3,335) English(1,622) family(2,017) fantasy(13,007) favorites(1,307) fiction(41,691) friendship(1,342) goodreads(1,409) grammar(1,523) Harry Potter(3,617) historical fiction(4,430) history(3,759) humor(1,399) literature(2,784) London(1,374) magic(3,104) memoir(3,176) mystery(4,944) non-fiction(13,695) novel(6,148) own(2,563) politics(3,194) psychology(1,278) read(7,236) religion(4,151) science(2,111) science fiction(2,235) series(1,758) sociology(2,032) thriller(2,600) to-read(19,785) unread(2,094) usa(1,306) war(1,499) wwii(1,375) ya(1,654) young adult(3,079)

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