ALA Outstanding Books for the College Bound2004

Given by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Altres noms: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (Anglès), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (Anglès), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (Anglès)
112 obres 355,997 Llibres 7,947 Ressenyes 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, mostra'n més 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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Categories:
Tots, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Biografia (30), Drama (24), Ficció (40), Història (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), No-ficció (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)
Years:
Tots, 2014 (5), 2009 (77), 2004 (112), 1999 (183)
ObraCategoriaAny
Atrapats al gel : la llegendària expedició a l'Antàrtida de Shackleton de Caroline Alexander
Història2004
Witch-Hunt: Mysteries of the Salem Witch Trials de Marc Aronson
Història2004
Lindbergh de A. Scott Berg
Història2004
War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars de Andrew Carroll
Història2004
The Farming of Bones de Edwidge Danticat
Història2004
Triangle: The Fire that Changed America de David Von Drehle
Història2004
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation de Joseph J. Ellis
Història2004
Understanding September 11th: Answering Questions about the Attacks on America de Mitch Frank
Història2004
Troy de Adèle Geras
Història2004
Stone Heart: A Novel of Sacajawea de Diane Glancy
Història2004
The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Speech that Inspired a Nation de Drew Hansen
Història2004
Give Me My Father's Body: The Life of Minik, the New York Eskimo de Kenn Harper
Història2004
Columbus in the Americas de William Least Heat-Moon
Història2004
Jefferson's Children: The Story of One American Family de Shannon Lanier
Història2004
Terror of the Spanish Main: Sir Henry Morgan and His Buccaneers de Albert Marrin
Història2004
John Adams de David McCullough
Història2004
Smoke and Ashes: The Story of the Holocaust de Barbara Rogasky
Història2004
Poets of World War II de Harvey Shapiro
Història2004
Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII de David Starkey
Història2004
The Sagas of Icelanders de Örnólfur Thorsson
Història2004
A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century de Barbara W. Tuchman
Història2004
Indian Givers: How the Indians of the Americas Transformed the World de Jack Weatherford
Història2004
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 de Simon Winchester
Història2004
Lovers in Art (Art & Design) de Sabine Adler
Humanities2004
Exploring World Art de Andrea Belloli
Humanities2004
Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream de Buzz Bissinger
Humanities2004
The Blackstone Book of Magic and Illusion de Harry Blackstone Jr.
Humanities2004
Brassai: Letters to My Parents de Brassaï
Humanities2004
Sarah: Women of Genesis de Orson Scott Card
Humanities2004
La noia de la perla de Tracy Chevalier
Humanities2004
Counting Coup de Larry Colton
Humanities2004
Whale Talk de Chris Crutcher
Humanities2004
What Does It Mean to be Human? Reverence for Life Reaffirmed by Responses From Around the World de Frederick Franck
Humanities2004
On Wings of Joy: The Story of Ballet from the 16th Century to Today de Trudy Garfunkel
Humanities2004
Bee Season de Myla Goldberg
Humanities2004
The Black Chord: Visions of the Groove: Connections between Afro-Beats, Rhythm and Blues, Hip Hop and More de Vivien Goldman
Humanities2004
War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning de Chris Hedges
Humanities2004
Shooting Under Fire: The World of the War Photographer de Peter Howe
Humanities2004
Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture de Ross King
Humanities2004
American Indian Ballerinas de Lili Cockerille Livingston
Humanities2004
The Vibe History of Hip Hop de Vibe Magazine
Humanities2004
Our Movie Heritage de 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 de John Perry
Humanities2004
Photography: An Illustrated History de Martin W. Sandler
Humanities2004
The Illustrated World's Religions: A Guide to Our Wisdom Traditions de Huston Smith
Humanities2004
The Passion of Artemisia de Susan Vreeland
Humanities2004
Go and Come Back de Joan Abelove
Literature & Language Arts2004
Bastard Out of Carolina de Dorothy Allison
Literature & Language Arts2004
In the Time of the Butterflies de Julia Alvarez
Literature & Language Arts2004
Speak de Laurie Halse Anderson
Literature & Language Arts2004
Postals de terra de ningú de Aidan Chambers
Literature & Language Arts2004
Caramelo de Sandra Cisneros
Literature & Language Arts2004
How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines de Thomas C. Foster
Literature & Language Arts2004
Life Is Funny de E. R. Frank
Literature & Language Arts2004
My Heartbeat de Garret Freymann-Weyr
Literature & Language Arts2004
Me and Orson Welles: A Novel de Robert Kaplow
Literature & Language Arts2004
Arbres de mongetes de Barbara Kingsolver
Literature & Language Arts2004
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life de Anne Lamott
Literature & Language Arts2004
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter de Adeline Yen Mah
Literature & Language Arts2004
Monster de Walter Dean Myers
Literature & Language Arts2004
19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East de Naomi Shihab Nye
Literature & Language Arts2004
Woe Is I: The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English de Patricia T. O'Conner
Literature & Language Arts2004
La brúixola daurada de Philip Pullman
Literature & Language Arts2004
A Gracious Plenty de Sheri Reynolds
Literature & Language Arts2004
Push de Sapphire
Literature & Language Arts2004
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood de Marjane Satrapi
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Rose That Grew From Concrete de Tupac Shakur
Literature & Language Arts2004
Fires in the Mirror de Anna Deavere Smith
Literature & Language Arts2004
The Sand-Reckoner (Tom Doherty Associates Books) de Gillian Bradshaw
Science & Technology2004
Inventing Modern America: From the Microwave to the Mouse de David E. Brown
Science & Technology2004
A Short History of Nearly Everything de Bill Bryson
Science & Technology2004
El Dimoni dels nombres : un llibre per a tots els qui tenen por de les matemàtiques de Hans Magnus Enzensberger
Science & Technology2004
The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 1300–1850 de Brian M. Fagan
Science & Technology2004
What Do You Care What Other People Think?: Further Adventures of a Curious Character de Richard Feynman
Science & Technology2004
In Code: A Mathematical Journey de Sarah Flannery
Science & Technology2004
L'Univers en una closca de nou de Stephen Hawking
Science & Technology2004
Eureka!: Scientific Breakthroughs that Changed the World de Leslie Alan Horvitz
Science & Technology2004
Insect Lives: Stories of Mystery and Romance from a Hidden World de Erich Hoyt
Science & Technology2004
Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation de Olivia Judson
Science & Technology2004
Atom : An Odyssey from the Big Bang to Life on Earth...and Beyond de 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 de Bill Lambrecht
Science & Technology2004
The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number de Mario Livio
Science & Technology2004
El Nino: Unlocking the Secrets of the Master Weather-Maker de J. Madeleine Nash
Science & Technology2004
Promised the Moon: The Untold Story of the First Women in the Space Race de Stephanie Nolen
Science & Technology2004
Madness: A Brief History de Roy Porter
Science & Technology2004
The Demon in the Freezer: A True Story de Richard Preston
Science & Technology2004
Hydrogen: The Essential Element de John S. Rigden
Science & Technology2004
Last Breath: Cautionary Tales from the Limits of Human Endurance de Peter Stark
Science & Technology2004
The Primal Teen: What the New Discoveries about the Teenage Brain Tell Us about Our Kids de Barbara Strauch
Science & Technology2004
The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry de 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 de James Tobin
Science & Technology2004
Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists de Joel Best
Social Sciences2004
Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing de Ted Conover
Social Sciences2004
And Still We Rise: The Trials and Triumphs of Twelve Gifted Inner-City Students de Miles Corwin
Social Sciences2004
Speak Truth to Power : Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World de Kerry Kennedy Cuomo
Social Sciences2004
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures de Wade Davis
Social Sciences2004
Why Terrorism Works: Understanding the Threat, Responding to the Challenge de Alan M. Dershowitz
Social Sciences2004
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies de Jared Diamond
Social Sciences2004
An American insurrection : the battle of Oxford, Mississippi, 1962 de William Doyle
Social Sciences2004
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America de Barbara Ehrenreich
Social Sciences2004
Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child de Elva Treviño Hart
Social Sciences2004
El caçador d'estels de Khaled Hosseini
Social Sciences2004
Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet Out of Idaho de Jon Katz
Social Sciences2004
My Forbidden Face de Latifa
Social Sciences2004
Crossing Over de Rubén Martínez
Social Sciences2004
True Notebooks de Mark Salzman
Social Sciences2004
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal de Eric Schlosser
Social Sciences2004
Caucasia de Danzy Senna
Social Sciences2004
Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey de Rachel Simon
Social Sciences2004
White Teeth de Zadie Smith
Social Sciences2004
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College de Jacques Steinberg
Social Sciences2004
Sugar's Life in the Hood: The Story of a Former Welfare Mother de Sugar Turner
Social Sciences2004

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