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Welcome to the Non-Fiction Group. 32 Neoma Aug 2012 Feb 2021 7 35911
What's the best nonfiction you've read this year? (bonus if it was published in 2011) [View all] 61 DisgustipatedinCA Dec 2011 Nov 2012 5 12061
What's the best biography or autobiography you've read recently? 45 pscot Jul 2013 Jan 2018 0 5287
2014: What are you reading at the moment? 33 Neoma Mar 2014 Sep 2016 0 18631
What Non-Fiction are you currently/just read? 33 violetpastille Feb 2019 Jun 22 2 9082
The 50 book challenge. 27 Neoma Aug 2012 Sep 2014 1 5897
Favorite non-fiction you've read this year? 25 clyrc Dec 2011 Jan 2012 0 4833
looking for the scariest books 25 clarice Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 6553
"Thinking Fast and Slow" -- Kahneman 22 bemildred Jan 2013 Jan 2013 0 5687
I got a Kindle Fire as a gift - anybody use this? 21 ashling Dec 2011 Dec 2012 1 5222
WWII book fans check in here. 20 Neoma Jul 2012 Apr 2013 0 4116
2013: What are you reading at the moment? 18 Neoma Jun 2013 Mar 2014 0 3940
Death Be Not Proud by, John Gunther. Just finished it. 18 Hiraeth Mar 2016 Apr 2016 2 1606
I just finished reading "Hillbilly Elegy". 18 llmart Nov 2017 Dec 2017 0 2392
Favorite Biographies/Autobiographies? 18 DumpTrump20202020 Sep 2020 Nov 2020 1 2622
Poe Ballantine books are now on Kindle! 17 frogmarch Jan 2014 Aug 2014 0 5112
Hi, I'm looking for non-fiction recs of a specific type 17 happybird Apr 2019 May 2019 0 1669
I've really been trying to make non-fiction a bigger part of my reading repetoir. 16 BlueIris May 2011 Dec 2011 0 3405
Do you read the books suggested by other people? 16 Neoma Sep 2012 Dec 2012 0 3435
Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, by Michael Wolff 16 RussBLib Jan 2018 Mar 2018 3 1517
Running with Scissors, by Agusten Burroughs - I'm reading this book with my jaw dropping 15 Sarah Ibarruri Apr 2012 Jun 2012 0 16030
Just finished reading My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor. 15 northoftheborder Jan 2013 Apr 2014 0 2986
I'm looking for a book about the real reasons for various wars. 15 raccoon May 2014 Aug 2016 1 2812
My book is now live on Amazon: Dixiegops: The Untold Story of the Dixiecrat-Republican Coalition 15 Shell_Seas 15 hrs ago 8 hrs ago 65 1357
Anyone read the Robert Caro series on LBJ? 14 dixiegrrrrl Apr 2012 Mar 2013 1 3719
Does anybody else's nonfiction books 14 libodem Aug 2014 Nov 2014 0 2379
Get any great surprise books for Christmas? 14 NNadir Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 1447
I would like to run for host of this group, in order to make it a more vibrant part of DU. (Poll) 13 Neoma Jul 2012 Aug 2012 4 5016
Anyone have recommendations for a good biography of Putin? 13 Roland99 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 898
Sarah Vowell! 12 JitterbugPerfume Dec 2011 Sep 2012 1 2601
The Best Civil War Books, a list. 12 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2013 Apr 2013 0 3337
Naomi Wolf's book Vagina: self-help marketed as feminism 11 struggle4progress Sep 2012 Oct 2012 0 3588
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich. I just finished it a few days ago. 11 raccoon Apr 2018 Sep 2018 5 1321
It's never too late to appreciate the majesty of George McGovern 11 BeyondGeography Jan 2021 Jan 2021 11 1370
American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America 11 Buckeye_Democrat Jun 2 Jun 2 5 3379
"Behind the Beautiful Forevers" is an amazing MUST read book. 10 dixiegrrrrl May 2013 Jun 2013 0 2527
Book recommendations for a child? 10 nyrnyr1994 Jan 2018 Jul 2018 2 1115
Help me remember the name of that book 9 struggle4progress May 2011 Dec 2011 0 2242
O. J. IS INNOCENT AND I CAN PROVE IT by William C. Dear 9 fadedrose Apr 2012 Dec 2013 1 3689
I need a stealth selection for my book club - 9 hedgehog Jun 2012 Nov 2012 0 2538
Enjoyed "Into the Wild" by Jon Krakauer 9 oldandhappy Feb 2013 Feb 2013 1 2268
First World War 9 Jack Sprat Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 2008
I need help finding a book - 9 hedgehog Oct 2013 Nov 2013 0 2209
What about Double Down? 9 Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2013 Jul 2014 0 2108
Where can I sell used books? 9 femmocrat Aug 2014 Sep 2014 0 2371
Any suggestions for non-fiction or poetry for a sharp 91 year old woman? 9 LuckyLib Sep 2014 Jun 2015 0 1995
Am reading Philomena by Martin Sixsmith 9 oldandhappy Feb 2015 Jun 2015 0 2137
Recently finished "Rise of the Warrior Cop". 9 A HERETIC I AM Sep 2015 Nov 2015 1 2280
I am looking for a book about how Germans felt when Hitler came to power 9 Lulu KC Nov 2016 Dec 2017 0 2116
My new book, First We Destroy the GOP, is now available... 9 RobertDevereaux Sep 2018 Sep 2018 28 2665
David Paulides Missing 411 Series - Wow !! 9 donkeypoofed Jan 2019 Jan 2019 2 1335
Anybody else reading "A Promised Land" by Barack Obama? 9 AngryOldDem Dec 2020 Dec 2020 4 876
Please help me find a font for the cover of my new art book! 9 CTyankee Mar 2021 Mar 2021 0 987
Book suggestions for a book club. 8 Neoma Aug 2012 Oct 2013 0 2368
25 Signs You’re Addicted To Books 8 Neoma Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 4434
Smithsonian Libraries -- Books Online. 8 eppur_se_muova Nov 2017 Nov 2017 4 1512
I need help finding a word 8 Freelancer Oct 2018 Oct 2018 0 1016
12/10/18 What Non-Fiction Are You Reading? 8 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 1 1023
Just a visual treat for booklovers 7 skepticscott Feb 2012 Jul 2012 3 2487
Shakespeare Identified 7 Eyes of the World Nov 2012 Dec 2012 0 2871
Got anything good checked out of the library? 7 Neoma Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 2076
Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust 7 struggle4progress Feb 2013 Apr 2013 0 2093
Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam by Nick Turse. 7 Neoma Mar 2013 Mar 2013 1 2400
10 illuminating books about North Korea 7 davidpdx Apr 2013 Apr 2013 1 2078
I just finished "Dead Wake"--Erik Larson 7 virgogal Mar 2015 Aug 2015 0 2210
American Women of the Far Right 7 lunasun Jul 2019 Aug 2019 5 1013
What's the best David Sedaris book? I want to send 7 LuckyLib Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 3440
My storm is worse than yours 6 FSogol Oct 2012 Jan 2013 0 2035
ESCAPE FROM CAMP 14: 6 fadedrose Apr 2013 Jul 2014 0 2284
Need help from history buffs. 6 leftyladyfrommo Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 1880
Some interesting reads: adoption, cops with tanks, math, and deceit. 6 matt819 Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 1757
Anyone recommend a book on the Christian right? n/t 6 lordsummerisle Aug 2016 Sep 2017 0 1256
Tribe by Sebastian Junger 6 PoindexterOglethorpe Nov 2016 Nov 2016 1 1569
2018 Nonfiction Book Club. 6 Neoma Dec 2017 Jan 2018 1 2112
Just finished reading An American Family by Khizr Khan. 6 onecaliberal Dec 2017 Dec 2017 26 1849
I'm reading 81 Days Below Zero. It's the story 6 raccoon Dec 2017 Dec 2017 1 1028
I just finished Berlin Diary by William Shirer. 6 raccoon Feb 2018 Apr 2019 1 1382
Charles Ball describing being taken from his mother forever. 6 NNadir Feb 2018 Mar 2018 8 1499
Finishing up: "Raven Rock: The Story of the US Govt's Secret Plan to Save Itself 6 FSogol Jun 2018 Jun 2018 4 1209
'The Pioneers' by David McCullough 6 left-of-center2012 May 2019 May 2019 6 988
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