The Americas

Books in this genre are set in or about the Americas.

1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
One Hundred Years of Solitude
To Kill a Mockingbird
1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created
Love in the Time of Cholera
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West
The Great Gatsby
The House of the Spirits
The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)
The Last Days of the Incas
The Grapes of Wrath
The Lost City of the Monkey God
Going Rogue: An American Life
The Catcher in the Rye

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Fur, Fortune, and Empire by Eric Jay DolinThe Potato by Larry ZuckermanA Naked View of the Trans-Pacific Partnership by Timothy BarnesSalt by Mark KurlanskyThe Archaeology of the North American Fur Trade by Michael S. Nassaney
Trade and Resources
140 books — 10 voters
City of Bones by Cassandra ClareThe Iron King by Julie KagawaBeastly by Alex FlinnThe Iron Daughter by Julie KagawaThe Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
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The Freedom Writers Diary by Erin GruwellDiary of a Freedom Writer by Darrius GarrettA Child Called "It" by Dave PelzerA Man Named Dave by Dave PelzerThe Lost Boy by Dave Pelzer
JPGS Y10 RAW Americas - Non-fiction
10 books — 3 voters
The Three-Body Problem by Liu CixinLagoon by Nnedi OkoraforBinti by Nnedi OkoraforBattle Royale by Koushun TakamiThe Prey of Gods by Nicky Drayden
Non US-Centric Science Fiction
77 books — 22 voters


Enock Maregesi
Komandoo Nicolas Kahima Kankiriho ('Kahima the Warrior') alizaliwa katika Wilaya ya Bushenyi, Ankole, kusini-magharibi mwa Uganda, Julai 24, 1954, mtoto wa tano kuzaliwa, katika familia ya watoto sita ya Nicodemas Kankiriho; mzee wa heshima wa Wabaima, aliyekuwa akisifika sana kwa uchungaji (wa mifugo) na msisitizo mkali wa ukiristo kwa watoto wake wote; hasa Kahima na Yebare, binti yake wa pekee, aliyekuwa wa mwisho kuzaliwa. Kahima (futi 6 inchi 3 aliyekuwa akiongea Kinyankole, Kiswahili, Kii ...more
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Abel Posse
Les predijo el futuro que se avecinaba con autoridad de visionario profesional: —¡Oh, son seres maravillosos, los que llegan! Hijos de la mutación. ¡Generosos! Una infinita bondad los desgarra: se quitarán el pan de la boca para saciar el hambre de nuestros hijos. Sé que su dios humano les manda amar al otro como a sí mismo. Serán incapaces de traernos muerte: detestan la guerra. Respetarán nuestras mujeres, porque su dios —infinitamente benigno— les manda no desear otra mujer que no sea la prop ...more
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