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Mermaid by Eileen CroninThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsTake This Man by Brando SkyhorseAll Over But the Shoutin' by Rick BraggGal by Ruthie Bolton
If You Liked The Glass Castle, Try These
1st out of 15 books — 34 voters
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtUnbroken by Laura HillenbrandThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsAll Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot
Biography and Memoirs that are BETTER than Fiction
93rd out of 1,664 books — 2,621 voters

Martin Heidegger by Rüdiger SafranskiBeing and Time by Martin HeideggerConfessions by Jean-Jacques RousseauThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Age of Insight by Eric R. Kandel
Non-fiction - Something for Everyone
25th out of 1,569 books — 655 voters
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonThe Fault in Our Stars by John GreenSebastian by Christoph FischerWonder by R.J. PalacioLook Me in the Eye by John Elder Robison
Stories about Individuals with Disabilities
13th out of 495 books — 275 voters

The Long Hard Road Out of Hell by Marilyn MansonRunning with Scissors by Augusten BurroughsInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerAnd I Don't Want to Live This Life by Deborah SpungenProzac Nation by Elizabeth Wurtzel
Unsettling "better them than me" Memoirs & Biographies
26th out of 325 books — 270 voters
A Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankNot Without My Father by Andra Watkins
Best Memoirs/Autobiography/Travel
30th out of 690 books — 780 voters

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankNight by Elie WieselBeing and Time by Martin HeideggerHiroshima by John HerseyInto Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
Must Read Non-Fiction
154th out of 2,316 books — 2,441 voters
Mermaid by Eileen CroninThe Secret of Excalibur by Sahara FoleyThe Selection Stories by Kiera CassCharleston's Ghosts by James CaskeyCaptivate by Vanessa Garden
New Books Published in 2014 that You Read in 2014
1st out of 43 books — 22 voters

The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert GalbraithMermaid by Eileen CroninThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakGoing Dark by Ann ChristyCrooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin
Born in the 1960s - What we've read in 2014
2nd out of 895 books — 48 voters
Me Before You by Jojo MoyesThe Husband's Secret by Liane MoriartyThe Help by Kathryn StockettGone Girl by Gillian FlynnThe Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
2014: Books read by women born in the 1960s this year.
48th out of 752 books — 157 voters

Gone Girl by Gillian FlynnMe Before You by Jojo MoyesThe Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakOrphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
2014: What the Over 35's Are Reading
135th out of 2,475 books — 561 voters
City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra ClareThe Blood of Olympus by Rick RiordanThe One by Kiera CassCress by Marissa MeyerDreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor
Can't Wait Books of 2014
564th out of 2,423 books — 15,733 voters

The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Help by Kathryn StockettTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCatching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Smart Summer Reads
356th out of 2,523 books — 3,524 voters
Divergent by Veronica RothCity of Bones by Cassandra ClareFifty Shades of Grey by E.L. JamesHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingGabriel's Inferno by Sylvain Reynard
Best Break Out
837th out of 2,123 books — 4,767 voters

The Diary of Frida Kahlo by Frida KahloDon't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot by John CallahanTwirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed by Jeannie Davide-RiveraHarm Reduction Guide to Coming Off Psychiatric Drugs by Will HallThe Ultimate Guide to Sex and Disability by Miriam Kaufman
disability studies
33rd out of 191 books — 35 voters
Feminist, Queer, Crip by Alison KaferDisability Incarcerated by Allison C. CareyBlackness and Disability by Christopher M.  BellThe Rejected Body by Susan WendellIllness as Metaphor & AIDS and Its Metaphors by Susan Sontag
Disability studies / Disability theory
10th out of 44 books — 6 voters

The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill LeporeThe Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons by Sam KeanThe Underground Girls of Kabul by Jenny NordbergCan't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? by Roz ChastThe Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Non-Fiction Published in Year: 2014
156th out of 222 books — 16 voters
Memory for Forgetfulness by Mahmoud DarwishThe Cancer Journals by Audre LordeJoseph Anton by Salman RushdieYou Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train by Howard ZinnI, Rigoberta Menchú by Rigoberta Menchú
Marcy's Favorite Memoirs
13th out of 72 books — 1 voter