YALSA 2009 Best Books for Young Adults

This year’s list of 86 books was drawn from 224 official nominations. For more info, visit: http://www.ala.org/yalsa/booklistsawa...
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4.07 avg rating — 389,423 ratings
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3.84 avg rating — 901,747 ratings
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4.13 avg rating — 443,726 ratings
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3.80 avg rating — 929,947 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 14,586 ratings
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3.59 avg rating — 12,309 ratings
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3.69 avg rating — 48,289 ratings
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4.12 avg rating — 47,290 ratings
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3.81 avg rating — 46,481 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 154,364 ratings
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4.10 avg rating — 47,824 ratings
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3.81 avg rating — 27,568 ratings
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3.79 avg rating — 12,940 ratings
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3.63 avg rating — 17,972 ratings
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3.60 avg rating — 12,747 ratings
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3.63 avg rating — 17,302 ratings
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3.93 avg rating — 47,164 ratings
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3.71 avg rating — 9,266 ratings
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3.69 avg rating — 2,478 ratings
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4.08 avg rating — 31,846 ratings
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3.52 avg rating — 13,569 ratings
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4.04 avg rating — 11,252 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 20,890 ratings
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3.83 avg rating — 1,133 ratings
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3.54 avg rating — 2,950 ratings
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3.80 avg rating — 941 ratings
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4.16 avg rating — 67,346 ratings
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4.08 avg rating — 11,962 ratings
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3.43 avg rating — 2,756 ratings
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4.16 avg rating — 1,728 ratings
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3.60 avg rating — 4,221 ratings
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3.71 avg rating — 3,864 ratings
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4.01 avg rating — 13,500 ratings
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3.57 avg rating — 1,156 ratings
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4.14 avg rating — 18,739 ratings
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3.57 avg rating — 5,587 ratings
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3.90 avg rating — 2,878 ratings
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4.18 avg rating — 339 ratings
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4.14 avg rating — 1,709 ratings
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4.32 avg rating — 880 ratings
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3.88 avg rating — 4,413 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 1,219 ratings
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3.81 avg rating — 3,908 ratings
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3.82 avg rating — 910 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 2,741 ratings
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3.79 avg rating — 7,524 ratings
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3.64 avg rating — 688 ratings
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3.79 avg rating — 371 ratings
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3.44 avg rating — 2,589 ratings
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3.89 avg rating — 3,219 ratings
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3.75 avg rating — 1,782 ratings
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4.09 avg rating — 6,281 ratings
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3.57 avg rating — 2,220 ratings
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3.52 avg rating — 40,075 ratings
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3.94 avg rating — 2,433 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 548 ratings
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3.79 avg rating — 3,894 ratings
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3.70 avg rating — 944 ratings
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3.85 avg rating — 11,775 ratings
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3.56 avg rating — 536 ratings
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3.75 avg rating — 2,116 ratings
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3.81 avg rating — 782 ratings
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3.41 avg rating — 1,361 ratings
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3.58 avg rating — 277 ratings
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3.63 avg rating — 619 ratings
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3.91 avg rating — 5,293 ratings
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3.84 avg rating — 267 ratings
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3.79 avg rating — 1,994 ratings
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3.69 avg rating — 105 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 207 ratings
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3.63 avg rating — 2,563 ratings
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3.80 avg rating — 1,697 ratings
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3.95 avg rating — 1,999 ratings
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4.01 avg rating — 528 ratings
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3.88 avg rating — 3,011 ratings
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3.94 avg rating — 702 ratings
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3.35 avg rating — 560 ratings
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3.64 avg rating — 214 ratings
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4.11 avg rating — 17,842 ratings
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81

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4.10 avg rating — 157 ratings
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3.87 avg rating — 1,118 ratings
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3.73 avg rating — 11 ratings
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3.70 avg rating — 982 ratings
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4.06 avg rating — 361 ratings
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4.10 avg rating — 20 ratings
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86 books · 208 voters · list created February 16th, 2009 by Jennifer Wardrip (votes) .
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Jennifer 10992 books
4185 friends
Stephanie 1649 books
391 friends
Leslie 1053 books
90 friends
Ian 102 books
5 friends
Jenna 735 books
24 friends
Brian 618 books
289 friends
Sandy 99 books
1 friend
Maria 1815 books
49 friends

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I love "Me, the Missing and the Dead" (a.k.a. "Finding Violet Park" - that's what I read)!


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Adam the Hunger Games and Graceling defintetly- two of my fav books!!!


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