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"

Fear: Trump in the White House
I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life
Whiskey in a Teacup: What Growing Up in the South Taught Me About Life, Love & Baking Biscuits
Small Fry
The Personality Brokers: The Strange History of Myers-Briggs and the Birth of Personality Testing
The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers
Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
Rage Becomes Her: The Power of Women's Anger
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
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
Eliza Hamilton: The Extraordinary Life and Times of the Wife of Alexander Hamilton
The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Break of the Great War
On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope
Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates
On Reading Well: Finding the Good Life Through Great Books
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
The Standard of Truth: 1815–1846 (Saints, #1)
How to Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded Time Traveller
In Search of Mary Shelley: The Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein
Book Girl: A Journey Through the Treasures and Transforming Power of a Reading Life
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays)
The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War
Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen
The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
Pure: Inside the Evangelical Movement That Shamed a Generation of Young Women and How I Broke Free
To Obama: With Love, Joy, Anger, and Hope
Resist: 35 Profiles of Ordinary People Who Rose Up Against Tyranny and Injustice
Young Benjamin Franklin: The Birth of Ingenuity
One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy
The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
I Should Have Honor: A Memoir of Hope and Pride in Pakistan
Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life
Vodka and Apple Juice
The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy
Nobody Cares
The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters
Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous Times
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
Vanishing Twins: A Marriage
Untrue: Why Nearly Everything We Believe About Women, Lust, and Infidelity Is Wrong and How the New Science Can Set Us Free
How Do We Look: The Body, the Divine, and the Question of Civilization
Women & Money
Perfectly Clear: Escaping Scientology and Fighting for the Woman I Love
We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time
Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975
Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany
21 Lessons for the 21st Century
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America
Small Animals: Parenthood in the Age of Fear
Sons of Cain: A History of Serial Killers from the Stone Age to the Present
Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World
Maeve in America: Essays by a Girl from Somewhere Else
The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life
Everything Trump Touches Dies: A Republican Strategist Gets Real About the Worst President Ever
Our Stories, Our Voices: 21 YA Authors Get Real About Injustice, Empowerment, and Growing Up Female in America
Nothing Good Can Come from This
Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding, Its Apocalyptic Weather, Its Purloined Basketball Team, and the Dream of Becoming a World-class Metropolis
I'm Afraid of Men
The Victorian and the Romantic: A Memoir, a Love Story, and a Friendship Across Time
A Girl's Guide to Missiles: Growing Up in America's Secret Desert
Amateur: A True Story About What Makes a Man
The Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves
Dogs on The Beach
Seaweed Chronicles: A World at the Water’s Edge
The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity
House of Trump, House of Putin: The Untold Story of Donald Trump and the Russian Mafia
The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization
The Fighters: Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq
Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements
Outside the Wire: Ten Lessons I've Learned in Everyday Courage
America: The Farewell Tour
Playing to the Gods: Sarah Bernhardt, Eleonora Duse, and the Rivalry that Changed Acting Forever
Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution
Not Quite Not White: Losing and Finding Race in America
You're Not Lost: An Inspired Action Plan for Finding Your Own Way
The State of Bourbon: Exploring the Spirit of Kentucky
Resist!
Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East
Shakespeare and the Resistance: The Earl of Southampton, the Essex Rebellion, and the Poems that Challenged Tudor Tyranny
Mastering Fear: A Navy SEAL's Guide
Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century
Autonomy: The Quest to Build the Driverless Car—And How It Will Reshape Our World
An Informal History of the Hugos
Roller-Coaster: Europe, 1950-2017
Leapfrog: The New Revolution for Women Entrepreneurs
Hack Your Anxiety: How to Make Anxiety Work for You in Life, Love, and All That You Do
American Hate: Survivors Speak Out
Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium
100 Days of Real Food: On a Budget: Simple Tips and Tasty Recipes to Help You Cut Out Processed Food Without Breaking the Bank
Even Better Than Eden: Nine Ways the Bible's Story Changes Everything about Your Story
Founding Martyr: The Life and Death of Dr. Joseph Warren, the American Revolution's Lost Hero
Fearless: How an Underdog Becomes a Champion
Can You Learn to Be Lucky?: Why Some People Seem to Win More Often Than Others
Jamie Cooks Italy
The Splintering of the American Mind: Identity Politics, Inequality, and Community on Today’s College Campuses

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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