It’s a new year, and there’s no shortage of books to make 2019 happier and healthier. A few memoirs and a pair of revealing histories round out the best of January nonfiction.
Put your financial house in order with this humorous guide from Gaby Dunn. Bad With Money.
From entertaining to cleaning and everything in-between, Martha Stewart provides guidance on all things domestic. The Martha Manual.
Quick and easy recipes from acclaimed British chef Jamie Oliver. 5 Ingredients. Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – January 2019”
December’s not just about the holidays. Enjoy these nonfiction titles being released this month.
Gaston Dorren explores the twenty most widely spoken languages in the world, which accounts for half of the Earth’s population. Babel.
Fidel Bafilemba and John Prendergast consider the impact of five decades of exploitation of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo Stories. Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – December 2018”
Edward Gorey’s macabre stories and illustrations have influenced Tim Burton, Neil Gaiman and Lemony Snicket, and Mark Dery’s biography looks at the eccentric author’s private life. Born to Be Posthumous.
. Andrew Roberts chronicles the life of Winston Churchill; extensive new content make this a standout biography of the one of the twentieth century’s foremost leaders. Churchill
Baking during the holidays? The latest entry from Zoë François and Jeff Hertzberg present 100 quick and easy bread recipes from around the world. Holiday & Celebration Bread in Five Minutes a Day. Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – November 2018”
October is a stellar month for nonfiction, with dozens of amazing titles to consider. Stay tuned for a separate post for the month’s best cookbooks.
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR10/2:
Nicole Chung searches for her birth parents in this examination of transracial adoption. All You Can Ever Know A Peak Pick!
10/2: Monty Python alum Eric Idle recounts his life in this “sortabiography.” Always Look on the Bright Side of Life.
10/2: Stormy Daniels’s tell-all memoir about her career in adult films and interactions with Trump, and others. Full Disclosure.
10/2: . Find out if Nick Offerman & Megan Mullally are the funniest married couple in America. Greatest Love Story Ever Told.
10/2: Meet Christopher Skaife, who protects ravens at the Tower of London. The Ravenmaster. Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – October 2018”
What a month for nonfiction! Investigative reports on politics and sports, reflections on art and fashion, calls to arms from activists, historical assessments and books about books await you this September. Happy reading!
– Yuval Noah Harari. The author of 21 Lessons for the 21st Century Sapiens addresses the most urgent and complex issues we face today.
– Mark Leibovich. An immersive look at current state of the NFL. Big Game
– Rebecca Solnit. New essays from the feminist firebrand and author of Call Them By Their True Names Men Explain Things to Me .
– Greg Lukianoff. A controversial assessment of the climate on college campuses. The Coddling of the American Mind Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – September 2018”