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YALSA'S OUTSTANDING BOOKS FOR THE COLLEGE BOUND AND LIFELONG LEARNERS: Literature & Language Arts

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/literature-and-language-arts


Good poems book Good poems
Selected from Keillor’s radio show, The Writer’s Almanac, this anthology of both contemporary and classic poetry is the first in a set of three. Poems range from quirky to quaint and everyone is sure to find at least one favorite in this accessible collection.


811.008 GOOD PO
The 100* best African American poems : (*but I cheated) book The 100* best African American poems : (*but I cheated)
This anthology, edited by award-winning poet Nikki Giovanni, contains more than one hundred poems by classic and contemporary African-American poets. Also included with the text is an audio CD with some selections of poetry read aloud.


811.008 100 BES
Fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm : a new English version book Fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm : a new English version
Ever wonder about the classic fairy tales you heard as a child? Pullman retells and traces the history of some of the most well known—and some obscure—stories of our time.


398.2094 KINDER
Chasing shadows Teen Book Chasing shadows
Corey, Holly, and Savitri act as one until a random act of violence destroys their group. Holly and Savitri must find their own way to deal with the tragedy without becoming undone.

Avasthi, Swati.
TEEN AVASTHI
Going bovine Teen Book Going bovine
When Cameron is diagnosed with Mad Cow Disease, he sets out on an adventure with a video game obsessed dwarf and a Viking god trapped in a yard gnome in the hopes of finding a cure.

Bray, Libba.
TEEN BRAY
Kindred book Kindred
Dana is torn away from her home in California and taken back in time to Antebellum South where she is a slave. Each time Dana is pulled into the past, her stay there grows longer and she fears that she might not survive.

Butler, Octavia E.
FIC BUTLER
Spell it out : the curious, enthralling and extraordinary story of English spelling book Spell it out : the curious, enthralling and extraordinary story of English spelling
A fascinating and entertaining history of English spelling that also examines the evolution of writing, printing, and the language itself.

Crystal, David, 1941-
421.52 CRYSTAL
The Eyre affair : a novel book The Eyre affair : a novel
The first in a series set in a zany alternative Swindon, Thursday Next (Special Ops—Literary Division) is on the case when characters are kidnapped from their original manuscripts—potentially changing literature forever.

Fforde, Jasper.
FIC FFORDE
Almost perfect Teen Book Almost perfect
Logan’s friendship with Sage, the new girl at school, begins to evolve into more until she reveals her secret. This story of acceptance is not just about how we love, but the surprise of who we love.

Katcher, Brian.
TEEN KATCHER
Please ignore Vera Dietz Teen Book Please ignore Vera Dietz
After her best friend Charlie’s death, Vera Dietz struggles to stay anonymous when Charlie begins haunting her, demanding that she clear his name.

King, A. S. (Amy Sarig), 1970-
TEEN KING
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