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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"

The World As It Is: Inside the Obama White House
Sick: A Memoir
Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures
Yes We (Still) Can: Politics in the Age of Obama, Twitter, and Trump
Goodbye, Sweet Girl: A Story of Domestic Violence and Survival
The Terrible
Alone Time: Four Seasons, Four Cities, and the Pleasures of Solitude
Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again
Little Panic: Dispatches from an Anxious Life
Lincoln's Last Trial: The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency
Room to Dream
House of Dreams: The Life of L.M. Montgomery
Choose Your Own Disaster
White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
Tonight I'm Someone Else: Essays
The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke
The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue the Russian Imperial Family
My Girls: A Lifetime with Carrie and Debbie
Call Me American: A Memoir
Squeezed: Why Our Families Can't Afford America
What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America
Springfield Confidential: Jokes, Secrets, and Outright Lies from a Lifetime Writing for The Simpsons
The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places
A Literary Tea Party: Blends and Treats for Alice, Bilbo, Dorothy, Jo, and Book Lovers Everywhere
American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic
Why To Kill a Mockingbird Matters: What Harper Lee's Book and America's Iconic Film Mean to Us Today
Autumn in Venice: Ernest Hemingway and His Last Muse
The Perfect Weapon: How the Cyber Arms Race Set the World Afire
Ghostbuster's Daughter: Life with My Dad, Harold Ramis
Let the Whole Thundering World Come Home: A Memoir
Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America
A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns
Strange Crime (Strange Series)
Five for Freedom: The African American Soldiers in John Brown's Army
Red Card: How the U.S. Blew the Whistle on the World's Biggest Sports Scandal
Robert F. Kennedy: Ripples of Hope: Kerry Kennedy in Conversation with Heads of State, Business Leaders, Influencers, and Activists about Her Father's Impact on Their Lives
Unbeaten: Rocky Marciano's Fight for Perfection in a Crooked World
The Third Bank of the River: Power and Survival in the Twenty-First-Century Amazon
In All Things: A Nine-Week Devotional Bible Study on Unshakeable Joy
Bruce Lee: A Life
Outside the Jukebox: How I Turned My Vintage Music Obsession Into My Dream Gig
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13
Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded
Your Dad Stole My Rake: And Other Family Dilemmas
The Incurable Romantic and Other Tales of Madness and Desire
An Excellent Choice: Panic and Joy on My Solo Path to Motherhood
Believe Me: The Evangelical Road to Donald Trump
Flash: The Making of Weegee the Famous
Broken Lives: How Ordinary Germans Experienced the 20th Century
What Do They Do with All That Poo?
The Passenger: Islanda
Rising in Flames: Sherman's March and the Fight for a New Nation
Rome Resurgent: War and Empire in the Age of Justinian
Irving Berlin, the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing
Raised By Unicorns: Stories from People with LGBTQ+ Parents
How Hitler Was Made: Germany and the Rise of the Perfect Nazi
Nine Lives: The True Story of an Mi6 Double Agent on the Frontlines
Et Tu, Brute?: The Deaths of the Roman Emperors
Dancing with the Gods: Reflections on Life and Art
Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture
How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
Origin Story: A Big History of Everything
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
So Close to Being the Sh*t, Y’all Don’t Even Know
There Are No Grown-ups: A Midlife Coming-of-Age Story
Well, That Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity
Off the Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done
The Electric Woman: A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts
Damnation Island: Poor, Sick, Mad, & Criminal in 19th-Century New York
Ask a Manager: How to Navigate Clueless Colleagues, Lunch-Stealing Bosses, and the Rest of Your Life at Work
Pops: Fatherhood in Pieces
No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America
Like a Mother: A Feminist Journey Through the Science and Culture of Pregnancy
The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights and Other Appreciations
I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence
Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now
The War on Normal People: The Truth About America's Disappearing Jobs and Why Universal Basic Income Is Our Future
A Brotherhood of Spies: The U-2 and the CIA's Secret War
Milk!: A 10,000-Year Food Fracas
Asperger's Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna
Twilight of the Gods: A Journey to the End of Classic Rock
From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America
Tesla: Inventor of the Modern
A Feast of Science: Intriguing Morsels from the Science of Everyday Life
Eggshell Skull: A memoir about standing up, speaking out and fighting back
The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West
Planet Funny: How Comedy Took Over Our Culture
Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto
Tyrant: Shakespeare on Politics
In His Image: 10 Ways God Calls Us to Reflect His Character
The Assault on Intelligence: American National Security in an Age of Lies
Tailspin: The People and Forces Behind America's Fifty-Year Fall–and Those Fighting to Reverse It
Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro
House of Nutter: The Rebel Tailor of Savile Row
The Trials of Nina McCall: Sex, Surveillance, and the Decades-Long Government Plan to Imprison "Promiscuous" Women
Imperial Twilight: The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age
West Like Lightning: The Brief, Legendary Ride of the Pony Express
Life After Darkness: Finding Healing and Happiness After the Cleveland Kidnappings

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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