10 Acclaimed Books That Feature Some Of The Longest Titles Of The Year

    Would you pick one of these up just based on the title?

    I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy is one of the most popular nonfiction books of the year. That title, right?! Have you ever noticed some nonfiction books have the LONGEST titles? These then books have interesting and compelling titles AND some consist of the most words in the title of books written this year! Would you pick one of these up just based on the title?

    1. A History of Delusions: The Glass King, a Substitute Husband and a Walking Corpse by Victoria Shepherd

    cover for "A History of Delusions..." which consists of a drawing of a man, presumably in the early 1900s, holding up a mirror

    2. American Caliph: The True Story of a Muslim Mystic, a Hollywood Epic, and the 1977 Siege of Washington, DC by Shahan Mufti

    book cover for "American Caliph: The True Story of a Muslim Mystic, a Hollywood Epic, and the 1977 Siege of Washington, DC" which is a black-and-white photo of a man taking a photo of a building on a winter day

    3. Art Is Life: Icons and Iconoclasts, Visionaries and Vigilantes, and Flashes of Hope in the Night by Jerry Saltz

    book cover for "Art Is Life: Icons and Iconoclasts, Visionaries..." which consists of multiple rows of colorful squares with the words of the title spread all over the cover

    4. The Earth Is All That Lasts: Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, and the Last Stand of the Great Sioux Nation by Mark Lee Gardner

    book cover for "The Earth is All That Lasts" which is an image from long ago that consists of men riding horses up a hill

    5. The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon: A Graying American Looks Back at His Suburban Boyhood and Wonders What the Hell Happened by Bill McKibben

    book cover for "The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon..." which is just a blank background with the title on it written in capital letters

    6. The Future Is Fungi: How Fungi Feed Us, Heal Us, and Save Our World by Michael Lim

    cover for "The Future Is Fungi..." which is a tall mushroom with smaller mushrooms poking out of the sides. over the image lays the title, which is in all capital letters.

    7. The Gospel of Wellness: Gyms, Gurus, Goop, and the False Promise of Self-Care by Rina Raphael

    cover for "The Gospel of Wellness..." which is a light, fluffy cloud with the title overlaid onto the image, written in all capital letters.

    8. Index, A History of the: A Bookish Adventure from Medieval Manuscripts to the Digital Age by Dennis Duncan

    the cover for "The Index..." which is a blank background overlaid with the title.

    9. I Want to Die But I Want to Eat Tteokbokki: A Memoir by Baek Sehee

    book title for "I Want To Die..." which is a cartoon drawing of a woman laying over the side of a matress, chopsticks in hand and reaching toward a bowl of tteokbokki, a kind of noodle dish with lettuce on top

    10. And The Swedish Art of Aging Exuberantly: Life Wisdom from Someone Who Will (Probably) Die Before You by Margareta Magnusson

    cover for "The Swedish Art of Aging Exuberantly..." which consists of cartoon drawings of a chicken, window curtains, a tugboat, sunglasses, a sweater, and more, all in the shape of a clock