Notable Books List1960

Given by CODES: Notable Books Council

Other Names: ALA Notable Books for Adults, RUSA Notable Books List
45 Works 120,950 Books 1,965 Reviews 4.2
"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 show more poetry books for the adult reader." show less
Categories:
All, Fiction (222), Nonfiction (206), Poetry (41), No Category (2,365)
Years:
All, 2024 (26), 2023 (26), 2022 (25), 2021 (25), 2020 (26), 2019 (26), 2018 (26), 2017 (26), 2016 (26), 2015 (26), 2014 (26), 2013 (26), 2012 (26), 2011 (26), 2010 (26), 2009 (25), 2008 (25), 2007 (26), 2006 (25), 2005 (25), 2004 (28), 2003 (26), 2002 (26), 2001 (25), 2000 (26), 1999 (24), 1998 (26), 1997) (Book of the Year (1), 1997 (2), 1996 (3), 1995 (26), 1994 (26), 1993 (27), 1992 (26), 1991 (24), Fiction 1991 (1), 1990 (29), 1988 (27), 1987 (27), 1986 (37), 1985 (34), 1984 (43), 1983 (44), 1982 (42), 1981 (42), 1980 (33), 1979 (47), 1978 (49), 1977 (44), 1976 (50), 1975 (49), 1974 (30), 1973 (51), 1972 (44), 1971 (45), 1970 (29), 1969 (36), 1968 (44), 1967 (65), 1966 (59), 1965 (51), 1964 (53), 1963 (49), 1962 (56), 1961 (50), 1960 (45), 1959 (48), 1958 (47), 1957 (39), 1956 (43), 1955 (46), 1954 (34), 1953 (50), 1952 (52), 1951 (53), 1950 (41), 1949 (50), 1948 (50), 1947 (46), 1946 (50), 1945 (50)
Announced:
January 20: 2024 Recent
WorkYear
This is the American Earth by Ansel Adams
1960
Born Free: A Lioness of Two Worlds by Joy Adamson
1960
Asimov's New Guide to Science by Isaac Asimov
1960
Baruch: The Public Years by Bernard M. Baruch
1960
The Forest and the Sea by Marston Bates
1960
The passionate sightseer; from the diaries, 1947 to 1956 by Bernard Berenson
1960
The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright (The Norton Library) by Peter Blake
1960
A Time in Rome by Elizabeth Bowen
1960
An American dialogue by Robert McAfee Brown
1960
The American Heritage Picture History of the Civil War by Bruce Catton
1960
Grant Moves South by Bruce Catton
1960
Copland on Music by Aaron Copland
1960
Dr. Schweitzer of Lambarene by Norman Cousins
1960
Clea by Lawrence Durrell
1960
The Firmament of Time by Loren Eiseley
1960
Felix Frankfurter Reminisces by Felix Frankfurter
1960
Art and Illusion: A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation by E. H. Gombrich
1960
Goodbye to a River: A Narrative by John Graves
1960
A History of Western Music by Donald Jay Grout
1960
The future as history; the historic currents of our time and the direction in which they are taking America by Robert L. Heilbroner
1960
The Child Buyer by John Hersey
1960
The Politics of Upheaval, 1935-1936 by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
1960
On Thermonuclear War by Herman Kahn
1960
A Separate Peace by John Knowles
1960
The Reluctant Surgeon by John Kobler
1960
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
1960
The Four Loves by C. S. Lewis
1960
The Son of Man by François Mauriac
1960
Times Three by Phyllis McGinley
1960
Turmoil and Tradition: A Study of the Life and Times of Henry L. Stimson by Elting E. Morrison
1960
Thomas Wolfe: A Biography by Elizabeth Nowell
1960
Queen Mary, 1867-1953 by James Pope-Hennessy
1960
Literature and Western Man by J. B. Priestley
1960
Lord Burghley and Queen Elizabeth by Conyers Read
1960
The Stages of Economic Growth: A Non-Communist Manifesto by W. W. Rostow
1960
The Last of the Just by André Schwarz-Bart
1960
Robert Frost; the trial by existence by Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant
1960
The sculpture of this century by Michel Seuphor
1960
In Defense of Ignorance by Karl Shapiro
1960
The Affair by C. P. Snow
1960
The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution by C. P. Snow
1960
Journey into Summer by Edwin Way Teale
1960
Education and the Human Quest by Herbert A. Thelen
1960
The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
1960
Walk Egypt by Vinnie Williams
1960

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