YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014

Altres noms: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (Anglès), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (Anglès)
125 obres / 126 Items 294,676 Llibres 14,746 Ressenyes 4.0
Categories:
Tots, Arts and Humanities (25), History and Cultures (24), Literature and Language Arts (26), Science and Technology (25), Social Sciences (24), No Category (2)
Years:
Tots, 2014 (5)
Obra
Art That Changed the World (2013) de DK
Diari del tot verídic d'un indi a mitja jornada (2007) de Sherman Alexie
Gay America : Struggle for equality (2008) de Linas Alsenas
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East (2013) de Scott Anderson
Scoreboard, Baby: A Story of College Football, Crime, and Complicity (2010) de Ken Armstrong
More Outstanding Books for the College Bound (2005) de Young Adult Library Services Association
Chasing Shadows (2013) de Swati Avasthi
The New Cool: A Visionary Teacher, His FIRST Robotics Team, and the Ultimate Battle of Smarts (1709) de Neal Bascomb
Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy (2013) de Emily Bazelon
Yoko Ono: Collector of Skies (2012) de Nell Beram
Little Fish: A Memoir (2013) de Ramsey Beyer
Notes from No Man's Land: American Essays (2009) de Eula Biss
The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York (2010) de Deborah Blum
Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX: The Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America (2005) de Karen Blumenthal
Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different (2012) de Karen Blumenthal
E=mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation (2000) de David Bodanis
Behind the Beautiful Forevers (2012) de Katherine Boo
World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored & Explained (1997) de John Bowker
Going Bovine (2009) de Libba Bray
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics (2013) de Daniel James Brown
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming (2010) de Mike Brown
At Home : a short history of private life (2010) de Bill Bryson
Shakespeare: The World as Stage (2007) de Bill Bryson
Gods Like Us: On Movie Stardom and Modern Fame (2012) de Ty Burr
Kindred (1979) de Octavia E. Butler
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking (2012) de Susan Cain
The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II (1997) de Iris Chang
Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China (2008) de Leslie T. Chang
The Big House: Image and Reality of the American Prison (2009) de Stephen Cox
Spell It Out: The Curious, Enthralling and Extraordinary Story of English Spelling (2012) de David Crystal
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea (2009) de Barbara Demick
Something Like Normal (2012) de Trish Doller
Triangle: The Fire that Changed America (2003) de David Von Drehle
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl (2006) de Timothy Egan
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America (2001) de Barbara Ehrenreich
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America (2001) de Barbara Ehrenreich
The Round House (2012) de Louise Erdrich
League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for Truth (2013) de Mark Fainaru-Wada
The Good Braider (2012) de Terry Farish
The Oxford Project (2008) de Peter Feldstein
Bossypants (2011) de Tina Fey
The Eyre Affair (2001) de Jasper Fforde
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (2013) de Sheri Fink
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves (2013) de Karen Joy Fowler
A Continent for the Taking: The Tragedy and Hope of Africa (2004) de Howard W. French
The Big Necessity (2008) de Rose George
Rookie Yearbook One (2012) de Tavi Gevinson
The 100 Best African American Poems (2010) de Nikki Giovanni
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks (2008) de Ben Goldacre
This Machine Kills Secrets: How WikiLeakers, Cypherpunks, and Hacktivists Aim to Free the World's Information (2012) de Andy Greenberg
Just Like Tomorrow (2004) de Faïza Guène
Rapture Practice (2013) de Aaron Hartzler
The New Kids: Big Dreams and Brave Journeys at a High School for Immigrant Teens (2011) de Brooke Hauser
Philosophy: A Discovery in Comics (2010) de Margreet de Heer
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa (1998) de Adam Hochschild
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice (2009) de Phillip Hoose
Almost Perfect (2009) de Brian Katcher
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements (2010) de Sam Kean
Good Poems (2002) de Garrison Keillor
Please Ignore Vera Dietz (2010) de A. S. King
The Economics Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (2012) de Niall Kishtainy
Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You about Being Creative (2012) de Austin Kleon
Relish: My Life in the Kitchen (2013) de Lucy Knisley
Town of evening calm, Country of cherry blossoms (1998) de Fumiyo Kōno
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (2009) de Nicholas D. Kristof
Ready For a Brand New Beat: How "Dancing in the Street" Became the Anthem for a Changing America (2013) de Mark Kurlansky
La sal : història de l'única pedra comestible (2002) de Mark Kurlansky
Girl in Translation (2010) de Jean Kwok
The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food (2008) de Jennifer Lee
The Lover's Dictionary (2011) de David Levithan
Thrice Told Tales: Three Mice Full of Writing Advice (2013) de Catherine Lewis
March: Book One (2013) de John Lewis
March: Books 1-3 (2016) de John Lewis
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game (2003) de Michael Lewis
The Holy or the Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, and the Unlikely Ascent of "Hallelujah" (2012) de Alan Light
Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great Scientists That Changed Our Understanding of Life and the Universe (2013) de Mario Livio
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks (2008) de E. Lockhart
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention (2011) de Manning Marable
Finnikin of the Rock (2008) de Melina Marchetta
Under the Mesquite (2011) de Guadalupe Garcia McCall
All Our Pretty Songs (2013) de Sarah McCarry
War Brothers: The Graphic Novel (2013) de Sharon E. McKay
Muck City: Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town (1994) de Bryan Mealer
The Song of Achilles: A Novel (2011) de Madeline Miller
The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates (2010) de Wes Moore
El circ de la nit (2011) de Erin Morgenstern
No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller (2012) de Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
The Knife of Never Letting Go (2008) de Patrick Ness
October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard (2012) de Lesléa Newman
Private: Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks, and the Biggest Exposure of Official Secrets in American History (2012) de Denver Nicks
Feynman (2011) de Jim Ottaviani
Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version (2012) de Philip Pullman
Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version {Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition} (2012) de Philip Pullman
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic (2012) de David Quammen
Boy21 (2012) de Matthew Quick
Theater Geek: The Real Life Drama of a Summer at Stagedoor Manor, the Famous Performing Arts Camp (2010) de Mickey Rapkin
The Black Count: Napoleon's Rival and the Real Count of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas (2012) de Tom Reiss
The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way (2013) de Amanda Ripley
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void (2010) de Mary Roach
The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner's Semester at America's Holiest University (2009) de Kevin Roose
Fangirl (2013) de Rainbow Rowell
The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism & Treachery (2010) de Steve Sheinkin
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don't (2012) de Nate Silver
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2010) de Rebecca Skloot
La llibreria del senyor Penombra, oberta les 24 hores. (2012) de Robin Sloan
The Curiosities: A Collection of Stories (2012) de Maggie Stiefvater
The Scorpio Races (2011) de Maggie Stiefvater
17 & Gone (2013) de Nova Ren Suma
Imaginary Girls (2011) de Nova Ren Suma
My Beloved Brontosaurus: On the Road with Old Bones, New Science, and Our Favorite Dinosaurs (2013) de Riley Black
Nothing (2005) de Janne Teller
Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science--From the Babylonians to the Maya (2002) de Dick Teresi
Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better (2013) de Clive Thompson
The Toaster Project: Or a Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch (2011) de Thomas Thwaites
Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History (2007) de Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Pluto: Urasawa x Tezuka, Volume 1 (2009) de Naoki Urasawa
Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers (2013) de Frank X. Walker
The Ghost with Trembling Wings: Science, Wishful Thinking and the Search for Lost Species (2002) de Scott Weidensaul
Code Name Verity (2012) de Elizabeth Wein
Alif the Unseen (2012) de G. Willow Wilson
The Butterfly Mosque: A Young American Woman's Journey to Love and Islam (2010) de G. Willow Wilson
Biopunk: DIY Scientists Hack the Software of Life (2011) de Marcus Wohlsen
The Watch That Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic (2011) de Allan Wolf
American Born Chinese (2006) de Gene Luen Yang
The Lucy Variations (2013) de Sara Zarr
A People's History of the United States (1980) de Howard Zinn