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Given by CODES: Notable Books Council

Outros Nomes: ALA Notable Books for Adults (Inglês), RUSA Notable Books List (Inglês)
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"Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and mostrar mais poetry books for the adult reader." mostrar menos
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Janeiro 20: 2024 Recente
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The Talk de Darrin Bell
2024
The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration de Jake Bittle
2024
Mott Street: A Chinese American Family's Story of Exclusion and Homecoming de Ava Chin
2024
Poverty, by America de Matthew Desmond
2024
A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them de Timothy Egan
2024
King: A Life de Jonathan Eig
2024
Dyscalculia: A Love Story of Epic Miscalculation de Camonghne Felix
2024
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder de David Grann
2024
How to Say Babylon: A Memoir de Safiya Sinclair
2024
Our Migrant Souls: A Meditation on Race and the Meanings and Myths of “Latino” de Héctor Tobar
2024
Master Slave Husband Wife: An Epic Journey from Slavery to Freedom de Ilyon Woo
2024
The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science de Kate Zernike
2024
Also a Poet: Frank O'Hara, My Father, and Me de Ada Calhoun
2023
The Vortex: A True Story of History's Deadliest Storm, an Unspeakable War, and Liberation de Scott Carney
2023
Bitch: A Revolutionary Guide to Sex, Evolution, and the Female Animal de Lucy Cooke
2023
Easy Beauty: A Memoir de Chloé Cooper Jones
2023
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World de Jonathan Freedland
2023
This Body I Wore: A Memoir de Diana Goetsch
2023
We Are the Middle of Forever: Indigenous Voices from Turtle Island on the Changing Earth de Dahr Jamail
2023
The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human de Siddhartha Mukherjee
2023
His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice de Robert Samuels
2023
Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation de Linda Villarosa
2023
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us de Ed Yong
2023
A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance de Hanif Abdurraqib
2022
The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town de Brian Alexander
2022
Poet Warrior: A Memoir de Joy Harjo
2022
People Love Dead Jews: Reports from a Haunted Present de Dara Horn
2022
Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty de Patrick Radden Keefe
2022
Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 de Ibram X. Kendi
2022
English Pastoral: An Inheritance de James Rebanks
2022
Chasing Me to My Grave: An Artist's Memoir of the Jim Crow South de Winfred Rembert
2022
How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery across America de Clint Smith
2022
Beyond: The Astonishing Story of the First Human to Leave Our Planet and Journey into Space de Stephen Walker
2022
A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds de Scott Weidensaul
2022
A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom de Brittany K. Barnett
2021
Carville's Cure: Leprosy, Stigma, and the Fight for Justice de Pam Fessler
2021
Children of the Land de Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
2021
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family de Robert Kolker
2021
Just Us: An American Conversation de Claudia Rankine
2021
Oak Flat: A Fight for Sacred Land in the American West de Lauren Redniss
2021
Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace de Carl Safina
2021
We Have Been Harmonised: Life in China's Surveillance State de Kai Strittmatter
2021
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir de Natasha Trethewey
2021
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents de Isabel Wilkerson
2021
Wilmington's Lie: The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy de David Zucchino
2021
Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life de Louise Aronson
2020
The Yellow House: A Memoir de Sarah M. Broom
2020
Thick: And Other Essays de Tressie McMillan Cottom
2020
A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves: One Family and Migration in the 21st Century de Jason DeParle
2020
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster de Adam Higginbotham
2020
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland de Patrick Radden Keefe
2020
Underland: A Deep Time Journey de Robert Macfarlane
2020
Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss de Margaret Renkl
2020
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves de Frans de Waal
2020
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming de David Wallace-Wells
2020
The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation de Brenda Wineapple
2020
High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing de Ben Austen
2019
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment de Shane Bauer
2019
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom de David W. Blight
2019
Rush: Revolution, Madness, and Benjamin Rush, the Visionary Doctor Who Became a Founding Father de Stephen Fried
2019
Call Me American: A Memoir de Abdi Nor Iftin
2019
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century de Kirk Wallace Johnson
2019
Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found de Gilbert King
2019
Heavy: An American Memoir de Kiese Laymon
2019
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America de Beth Macy
2019
The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life de David Quammen
2019
Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore de Elizabeth Rush
2019
Educated: A Memoir de Tara Westover
2019
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir de Sherman Alexie
2018
Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam de Mark Bowden
2018
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir de Thi Bui
2018
Grant de Ron Chernow
2018
The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies de Jason Fagone
2018
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine de Lindsey Fitzharris
2018
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body de Roxane Gay
2018
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann
2018
Robert Lowell, Setting the River on Fire: A Study of Genius, Mania, and Character de Kay Redfield Jamison
2018
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women de Kate Moore
2018
Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America's Most Storied Hospital de David Oshinsky
2018
The Blood of Emmett Till de Timothy B. Tyson
2018
At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Others de Sarah Bakewell
2017
The Boys in the Bunkhouse: Servitude and Salvation in the Heartland de Dan Barry
2017
The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice de Patricia Bell-Scott
2017
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City de Matthew Desmond
2017
In the Darkroom de Susan Faludi
2017
Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life de Ruth Franklin
2017
The Gene: An Intimate History de Siddhartha Mukherjee
2017
Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution de Nathaniel Philbrick
2017
Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America de Patrick Phillips
2017
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race de Margot Lee Shetterly
2017
Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams de Louisa Thomas
2017
Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? de Frans de Waal
2017
The Interstellar Age: Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission de Jim Bell
2016
Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America de Ari Berman
2016
Between the World and Me de Ta-Nehisi Coates
2016
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle de Lillian Faderman
2016
Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley de Charlotte Gordon
2016
The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World de Joel K. Bourne Jr
2016
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania de Erik Larson
2016
The Wright Brothers de David McCullough
2016
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness de Sy Montgomery
2016
M Train de Patti Smith
2016
Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War de Susan Southard
2016
Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva de Rosemary Sullivan
2016
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette de Hampton Sides
2015
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital de Sheri Fink
2014
Behind the Beautiful Forevers de Katherine Boo
2013
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking de Susan Cain
2013
Some of My Best Friends Are Black: The Strange Story of Integration in America de Tanner Colby
2013
Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe de George Dyson
2013
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis de Timothy Egan
2013
Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story de Jim Holt
2013
Engines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen Cars de Paul Ingrassia
2013
Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats de Kristen Iversen
2013
Leonardo and the Last Supper de Ross King
2013
Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy de Paul Thomas Murphy
2013
The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea de Callum Roberts
2013
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? de Jeanette Winterson
2013
Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time de Mark Adams
2012
The Memory Palace de Mira Bartók
2012
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood de James Gleick
2012
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern de Stephen Greenblatt
2012
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption de Laura Hillenbrand
2012
Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens de Christopher Hitchens
2012
Apollo's Angels : A History of Ballet de Jennifer Homans
2012
Thinking, Fast and Slow de Daniel Kahneman
2012
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention de Manning Marable
2012
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President de Candice Millard
2012
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer de Siddhartha Mukherjee
2012
Inside Scientology: The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion de Janet Reitman
2012
Washington: A Life de Ron Chernow
2011
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea de Barbara Demick
2011
A lebre com olhos de âmbar de Edmund De Waal
2011
Travels in Siberia de Ian Frazier
2011
The Price of Altruism: George Price and the Search for the Origins of Kindness de Oren Harman
2011
Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition de Daniel Okrent
2011
Citizens of London : the Americans who stood with Britain in its darkest, finest hour de Lynne Olson
2011
The Last Stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn de Nathaniel Philbrick
2011
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks de Rebecca Skloot
2011
Just Kids de Patti Smith
2011
The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival de John Vaillant
2011
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration de Isabel Wilkerson
2011
Columbine de Dave Cullen
2010
Zeitoun de Dave Eggers
2010
The Good Soldiers de David Finkel
2010
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon de David Grann
2010
The Photographer: Into War-torn Afghanistan with Doctors Without Borders de Emmanuel Guibert
2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science de Richard Holmes
2010
The Snakehead: An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream de Patrick Radden Keefe
2010
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen de Christopher McDougall
2010
Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath de Michael Norman
2010
Provenance: how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art de Laney Salisbury
2010
Stitches: A Memoir de David Small
2010
The Hawk and the Dove: Paul Nitze, George Kennan, and the History of the Cold War de Nicholas Thompson
2010
The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century de Steve Coll
2009
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library) de Drew Gilpin Faust
2009
The Forever War de Dexter Filkins
2009
Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919-1950 de Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
2009
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family de Annette Gordon-Reed
2009
Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood de Mark Harris
2009
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World de Tony Horwitz
2009
The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals de Jane Mayer
2009
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto de Michael Pollan
2009
American-Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA: When FDR Put the Nation to Work de Nick Taylor
2009
Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us) de Tom Vanderbilt
2009
The Suicide Index: Putting My Father's Death in Order de Joan Wickersham
2009
The Zookeeper's Wife de Diane Ackermann
2008
The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science de Natalie Angier
2008
Super Crunchers: Why Thinking-by-Numbers Is the New Way to Be Smart de Ian Ayres
2008
When a Crocodile Eats the Sun de Peter Godwin
2008
How Doctors Think de Jerome Groopman
2008
Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations de Georgina Howell
2008
Einstein: His Life and Universe de Walter Isaacson
2008
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life de Barbara Kingsolver
2008
Oil on the Brain: Adventures from the Pump to the Pipeline de Lisa Margonelli
2008
The World Without Us de Alan Weisman
2008
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic de Alison Bechdel
2007
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl de Timothy Egan
2007
The Weather Makers : How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth de Tim Flannery
2007
There Is No Me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Her Country's Children de Melissa Fay Greene
2007
Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China de Peter Hessler
2007
Breach of Faith: Hurricane Katrina and the Near Death of a Great American City de Jed Horne
2007
The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism de Ross King
2007
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change de Elizabeth Kolbert
2007
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War de Nathaniel Philbrick
2007
James Tiptree Jr: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon de Julie Phillips
2007
The Heartless Stone: A Journey through the World of Diamonds, Deceit, and Desire de Tom Zoellner
2007
Like Judgment Day: The Ruin and Redemption of a Town Called Rosewood de Michael D'Orso
1997
Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s de Ann Douglas
1996
The End of Education: Redefining the Value of School de Neil Postman
1996
9 Highland Road: Sane Living for the Mentally Ill de Michael Winerip
1995
United States: Essays 1952-1992 de Gore Vidal
1994
Young Men and Fire de Norman Maclean
1993
From Beirut to Jerusalem de Thomas L. Friedman
1990
Songs from the Alley de Kathleen Hirsch
1990

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