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Recommended Reading List

Best Books for Young Adults

Visit www.ala.org/yalsa/booklists/bbya to find lists of the best books recommended for and by young adults for the past several years or to nominate a book that you feel should be included on next year's list.

Recommended Reading List for College Bound Students

Adler, Sabine - Lovers in Art

Romance and art are natural companions in this gorgeous book that spans five centuries of Western European art.

Alexander, Caroline - The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition.

It’s man against nature at the dawn of World War I, as the lure of the last unclaimed land on earth dazzles with its beauty and danger in this adventure of discovery and survival.

Abelove, Joan - Go and Come Back

In a story of mutual culture shock, Alicia, a young Isabo girl in a remote area of Peru, is just as fascinated by the American anthropologists, Joanna and Margarita, as they are with the ways of her people.

Bradshaw, Gillian - The Sand-Reckoner

A youthful Archimedes comes into his own as a mathematician, an engineer, and a fascinating human being in this engaging novel

Albom, Mitch - Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man, and Life’s Greatest Lesson

Mitch Albom’s Tuesday night visits with his dying sociology professor, Morrie, offer valuable lessons about the art of living and dying with dignity.

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