The Devil in the White City by Erik LarsonThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootSalt by Mark KurlanskyThe Professor and the Madman by Simon WinchesterGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
Microhistories -- Sweeping Social Histories Of Just One Thing
97th out of 731 books — 1,230 voters
Stiff by Mary RoachEats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne TrussThe Professor and the Madman by Simon WinchesterSalt by Mark KurlanskyThe Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
You Read a Book about What?
104th out of 859 books — 363 voters

Treasure Island by Robert Louis StevensonLongitude by Dava SobelThe Ghost Map by Steven JohnsonAtlas of Remote Islands by Judith SchalanskyThe Map As Art by Katharine Harmon
Cartography: Maps
33rd out of 90 books — 41 voters

The Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott LynchThe Thief by Megan Whalen TurnerThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienArtemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
Thieves
217th out of 428 books — 821 voters
The Encyclopedia of Murder and Mystery by Bruce F. MurphyThe Steampunk Bible by Jeff VanderMeerHowDunit - The Book of Poisons by Serita StevensEncyclopedia of Mystery and Detection by Chris SteinbrunnerTwisted Tears by Stan Taylor
Books Every Mystery & Suspense Writer Needs
57th out of 68 books — 8 voters

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