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.
Former President Barack Obama's memoir A PROMISED LAND will be published on November 17, 2020.
These collections of poetry aren’t just transformative, but informative; one reader shares history lessons learned in collections like Don’t Let Me Be Lonely by Claudia Rankine.
Are you a parent of a child with ADHD? These ADHD books for parents offer some great starting points for helping your kids thrive, including titles like ADHD Explained: What Every Parent Needs to Know by Nekeshia Hammond.
Whether you're changing jobs or just in the market for an unusual career, these books will have you covered.
Take a journey into the complex and often dangerous world of fashion with these books about the dark side of modeling.
If you’re in love with flora and fauna, check out these life writing books about nature like Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer, where personal stories and the natural world meet.
You may know them as the brunt of sitcom jokes, but the For Dummies books opened a door to a world of information.
Find the right ingredients for great meals and environmental awareness with these environmentalist cookbooks and guides, like La Vida Verde by Jocelyn Ramirez.
Get inspired by these great nonfiction books about environmentalists who have advocated to preserve and protect the natural world, including titles like Unbowed by Wangari Maathi.
From the physical poses, to the philosophical practices, and to the history, these are 16 of the best yoga books for beginners, such as Every Body Yoga by Jessamyn Stanley.
Get to know all about mushrooms and fungi with these excellent books.
These 10 lyrical memoirs will stay with you long after you finish reading them, like How We Fight for Our Lives by Saeed Jones.
These books on weather-related disasters contain valuable lessons worth heeding as climate change brings bigger, deadlier weather events with every year.
A look at author and anarchist Marquis Bey, their thoughts on Black trans anarchism, and a list of essential reading recommended by Bey.
These self-help books by Black authors prioritize self-care, give advice, and help us make the journey to becoming our best selves easier, including The Art of Being by Danielle Allen.