#Nonfiction

News on new nonfiction books and recommendations for the best nonfiction books, including historical books, biographies, nonfiction books for kids, and more, from Book Riot.

Parenting During a Pandemic: Books That Can Help You Get Through This

Desperate times call for some outside help. These books might be able to help you re-center yourself and take a breather while parenting during a pandemic.

9 Nonfiction Books About Nature and Climate Change

With Earth Day's 50th behind us, celebrate planet Earth and meditate on its health with these thoughtful nonfiction books about nature and climate change.

Pass/Fail: DC’s TITANS Screen Adaptation

We're taking a look at the Titans and stacking the comic up against DC's screen adaptation. Does it get a Pass or a Fail? Find out here.

Fighting Back With Books: 5 Nonfiction Works that Challenge COVID-19-Inspired Racism

These nonfiction books about racism toward Asian Americans are all too timely as the COVID-19 pandemic incites xenophobia and attacks.

15 of the Best Nonfiction Books for Middle School Readers

The best nonfiction books for middle school kids cover a range of topics and introduce your young reader to new ideas, new people, and new places.

Reading Pathways: Alberto Manguel

A self-proclaimed life long reader and accidental writer, Alberto Manguel has worn many hats in his life, and has written many great books.

8 Great Medieval History Reads From East to West

Get your ancient history on with this starter list of excellent medieval history books encompassing the Middle Ages in the Eastern and Western world.

5 More Books to Expand Your Plant Parent Journey

Here are several more books (plus some helpful tools) to expand your journey as a plant parent and keep your photosynthetic children happy and healthy.

4 Recent Politically Relevant Graphic Memoirs

These politically relevant graphic memoirs cover topics including Japanese internment, the struggle for freedom in South Korea, and new parenthood.

What is With All of the Self-Help Books With Swear Words in the Title?

You've seen them everywhere. But who writes all these self-help books with swear words? Where did they come from? Are they here to stay?

12 Books to Use to Learn a Skill While at Home

These books to use to learn a skill, include cooking, yoga, gardening, writing, crafting, baking bread, drawing comics, brewing kombucha, and more!

5 Autobiographies of U.S. Olympians To Tide You Over Until 2021

These Olympian autobiographies can help tide you over until the 2021 games.

Where to Start with Books on Personality Types

If you want to understand yourself and other people better, give these nine books on personality types a try!

5 Great New Works of Innovative Nonfiction

Add some new and innovative nonfiction to your reading list.

8 Historical Books to Understand Current Social Justice Movements

These books take a long look back in history to help readers unpack current social justice movements around race, the environment, and more.