Nonfiction New Releases

Non-fiction is an account or representation of a subject which is presented as fact. This presentation may be accurate or not; that is, it can give either a true or a false account of the subject in question. However, it is generally assumed that the authors of such accounts believe them to be truthful at the time of their composition. Note that reporting the beliefs of others in a nonfiction format is not necessarily an endorsement of the ultimate veracity of those beliefs, it is simply saying that it is true that people believe that (for such topics as mythology, religion). Non-fiction can a ...more

New Releases Tagged "Nonfiction"

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All You Can Ever Know: A Memoir
The Fifth Risk
Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger
Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.
Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
Brief Answers to the Big Questions
The Greatest Love Story Ever Told
Heavy: An American Memoir
My Squirrel Days
Almost Everything: Notes on Hope
Everything's Trash, But It's Okay
I Might Regret This: Essays, Drawings, Vulnerabilities, and Other Stuff
In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown
Feminists Don't Wear Pink (And Other Lies): Amazing Women on What the F Word Means to Them
Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography
Paperback Crush: The Totally Radical History of '80s and '90s Teen Fiction
On Desperate Ground: The Marines at The Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle
I'll Be There for You: The One about Friends
What If This Were Enough?
Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves
The Laws of Human Nature
Valley Forge
Presidents of War: The Epic Story, from 1807 to Modern Times
Girl Squads: 20 Female Friendships That Changed History
The Ravenmaster: My Life with the Ravens at the Tower of London
1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List
The Bullet Journal Method: Track the Past, Order the Present, Design the Future
There Will Be No Miracles Here: A Memoir
Thirst: A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the World
A Mind Unraveled
A Dream Called Home
Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart
The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: How to Know What's Really Real in a World Increasingly Full of Fake
She Wants It: Desire, Power, and Toppling the Patriarchy
The White Darkness
The Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine
Belonging: A German Reckons with History and Home
Looking for Lorraine
History Vs Women: The Defiant Lives That They Don't Want You to Know
The World of Lore: Dreadful Places
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
Reagan: An American Journey
Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents
When's Happy Hour?: Work Hard So You Can Hardly Work
Them: Why We Hate Each Other - and How to Heal
The Incomplete Book of Running
The Reckonings
Lose Well
Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the Golden Age of Science Fiction
Impeachment: An American History
Lab Rats: How Silicon Valley Made Work Miserable for the Rest of Us
Fear: Trump in the White House
The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers
I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life
Small Fry
Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
The Personality Brokers: The Strange History of Myers-Briggs and the Birth of Personality Testing
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
Rage Becomes Her: The Power of Women's Anger
How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals
These Truths: A History of the United States
American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures
Art Matters
Feminasty: The Complicated Woman's Guide to Surviving the Patriarchy Without Drinking Herself to Death
Joyful: The Surprising Power of Ordinary Things to Create Extraordinary Happiness
Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates
How to Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded Time Traveller
Eliza Hamilton: The Extraordinary Life and Times of the Wife of Alexander Hamilton
On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope
The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Break of the Great War
The Standard of Truth: 1815–1846 (Saints, #1)
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
On Reading Well: Finding the Good Life Through Great Books
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays)
Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen
Book Girl: A Journey Through the Treasures and Transforming Power of a Reading Life
In Search of Mary Shelley: The Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein
Pure: Inside the Evangelical Movement That Shamed a Generation of Young Women and How I Broke Free
One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy
To Obama: With Love, Joy, Anger, and Hope
The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War
The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life
Resist: 35 Profiles of Ordinary People Who Rose Up Against Tyranny and Injustice
I Should Have Honor: A Memoir of Hope and Pride in Pakistan
The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy
Nobody Cares
Young Benjamin Franklin: The Birth of Ingenuity
The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters
Vodka and Apple Juice
Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany
Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975
Can We All Be Feminists?: New Writing from Brit Bennett, Nicole Dennis-Benn, and 15 Others on Intersectionality, Identity, and the Way Forward for Feminism
Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous Times
Untrue: Why Nearly Everything We Believe About Women, Lust, and Infidelity Is Wrong and How the New Science Can Set Us Free
The Poison Squad: One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Roxane Gay

Author of Bad Feminist

Roxane Gay’s writing has appeared in Best American Short Stories 2012, Best Sex Writing 2012, Oxford American, American Short Fiction, West Branch, Virginia Quarterly Review, NOON, The New York Times Book Review, Bookforum, The Los Angeles Times, The Nation, The Rumpus, Salon, The Wall Street Journal’s Speakeasy culture blog, and many others.

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