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    30 Nonfiction Books To Read If You Don't Really Read Nonfiction

    True story.

    essay collections

    1. Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed edited by Saraciea J. Fennell

    Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed

    2. She Memes Well by Quinta Brunson

    She Memes Well

    3. Opening My Eyes Underwater by Ashley Woodfolk

    Opening My Eyes Underwater

    4. Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

    Hood Feminism

    5. Disability Visibility edited by Alice Wong

    Disability Visibility
    memoirs

    6. Messy Roots by Laura Gao

    Messy Roots

    7. Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh

    Hyperbole and a Half

    8. Ma and Me by Putsata Reang

    Ma and Me

    9. Know My Name by Chanel Miller

    Know My Name

    10. Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner

    Crying in H Mart

    11. I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

    I'm Glad My Mom Died
    history

    12. Brazen by Pénélope Bagieu

    Brazen

    13. Notable Native People by Adrienne Keene

    Notable Native People

    14. Revolution in Our Time by Kekla Magoon

    Revolution in Our Time

    15. Black Birds in the Sky by Brandy Colbert

    Black Birds in the Sky

    16. Pinball: A Graphic History of the Silver Ball by Jon Chad

    Pinball: A Graphic History of the Silver Ball
    Food

    17. Girly Drinks: A History of Women and Alcohol by Mallory O'Meara

    Girly Drinks: A World History of Women and Alcohol

    18. Eat Up! by Ruby Tandoh

    Eat Up!
    collections

    19. Pocket Change Collective

    Pocket Change Collective

    20. Object Lessons

    Object Lessons
    everything else

    21. How to Money by Jean Chatzky, Kathryn Tuggle, and the Her Money Team

    How To Money

    22. How to be Perfect by Michael Schur

    How to Be Perfect

    23. Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask (Young Reader's Edition) by Anton Treuer

    Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians But Were Afraid to Ask: Young Readers Edition

    24. The Other Talk by Brendan Kiely

    The Other Talk

    25. The (Other) F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce edited by Angie Manfredi

    The Other F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce

    26. An Immense World by Ed Yong

    An Immense World

    27. The Catch Me If You Can: One Woman's Journey to Every Country in the World by Jessica Nabongo

    The Catch Me If You Can: One Woman's Journey to Every Country in the World

    28. What the Fact? by Dr. Seema Yasmin

    What the Fact?

    29. March by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

    March

    30. Better Than We Found It: Conversations to Help Save the World by Frederick Joseph and Porsche Joseph

    Better Than We Found It: Conversations to Help Save the World