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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
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avg rating 4.08 — 2,333,944 ratings — published 1947
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.01 — 546,824 ratings — published 2010
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Bossypants Bossypants (Audio CD)
by (shelved 5891 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.95 — 652,670 ratings — published 2011
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Into the Wild Into the Wild (Paperback)
by (shelved 5651 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.92 — 850,928 ratings — published 1996
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Night (The Night Trilogy, #1) Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 4797 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.28 — 808,674 ratings — published 1958
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Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers (Paperback)
by (shelved 4591 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.05 — 210,695 ratings — published 2003
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Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love (Paperback)
by (shelved 4373 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.48 — 1,521,961 ratings — published 2006
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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (Hardcover)
by (shelved 4164 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.93 — 539,278 ratings — published 2012
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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (Hardcover)
by (shelved 4117 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.16 — 226,381 ratings — published 2006
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On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 4102 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.28 — 196,458 ratings — published 1999
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The God Delusion The God Delusion (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3754 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.88 — 269,907 ratings — published 2006
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Tuesdays with Morrie Tuesdays with Morrie (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.04 — 621,436 ratings — published 1997
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Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith (Paperback)
by (shelved 3077 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.97 — 160,285 ratings — published 2003
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Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1) Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1)
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avg rating 4.06 — 465,576 ratings — published 1996
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In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2517 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.06 — 144,197 ratings — published 2007
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The Art of War The Art of War (Paperback)
by (shelved 2475 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.95 — 295,275 ratings — published -450
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Man's Search for Meaning Man's Search for Meaning (Paperback)
by (shelved 2400 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.32 — 274,803 ratings — published 1946
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Orange Is the New Black Orange Is the New Black (Hardcover)
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avg rating 3.69 — 222,961 ratings — published 2010
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Steve Jobs Steve Jobs (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2265 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 4.08 — 823,204 ratings — published 2011
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Modern Romance Modern Romance (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2188 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.83 — 157,853 ratings — published 2015
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Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2176 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.88 — 255,780 ratings — published 2012
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How to Be a Woman How to Be a Woman (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.72 — 155,281 ratings — published 2011
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Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2147 times as non-fiction)
avg rating 3.82 — 77,101 ratings — published 2008
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