Nonfiction

Nonfiction 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). Nonfiction can als ...more

Seeing Ghosts: A Memoir
The Girls Who Stepped Out of Line: Untold Stories of the Women Who Changed the Course of World War II
There's a Hole in my Bucket: A Journey of Two Brothers
Maiden Voyages: Magnificent Ocean Liners and the Women Who Traveled and Worked Aboard Them
All In: An Autobiography
Paradise: One Town's Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire
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Hero of Two Worlds: The Marquis de Lafayette in the Age of Revolution
The Secret History of Food: Strange but True Stories About the Origins of Everything We Eat
Ladyparts
Never Say You Can't Survive: How to Get Through Hard Times by Making Up Stories
The Ambassador: Joseph P. Kennedy at the Court of St. James's 1938-1940
Made in China: A Memoir of Love and Labor
Subpar Parks: America's Most Extraordinary National Parks and Their Least Impressed Visitors
Against White Feminism: Notes on Disruption
  • Mother Stella by Ryan Baxter
    Mother Stella: Her Song of Love
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    Release date: Oct 07, 2019
    Have you ever turned your face to heaven, as the questions in your heart arose to your lips: Why am I here, you ask? Open your heart to this song.
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  • In the Midst of Civilized Europe by Jeffrey Veidlinger
    In the Midst of Civilized Europe: The Pogroms of 1918–1921 and the Onset of the Holocaust

    Release date: Oct 12, 2021
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