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Black History Month Reads

This week Alice and Kim talk Black History Month nonfiction reads for your TBR shelf.

2019 Nonfiction Favorites

This week Alice and Kim talk favorite nonfiction reads of 2019, including the women of Disney, a very lonely whale, and how to stop stress in its tracks.

Nonfiction Holiday Gift Guide

This week Alice and Kim talk holiday gifts for the nonfiction book lover in your life.

Cozy Nonfiction Part II

This week Alice and Kim talk about the National Book Award longlist, cozy books, and the best pig there ever was.

Books for Bibliophiles

This week Alice and Kim talk books for book lovers, Anna the fake heiress, and one of the most astounding women in the Roman world.

YA Nonfiction, or “Nonfiction for Busy Adults”

This week Alice and Kim talk assassins, night witches, and the serial killer who was almost impossible to catch.

Pride Reads!

This week Alice and Kim talk about witches, Jehovah's Witnesses, fungus-inspired crime, and what nonfiction to read for Pride Month.

Francophile Bonanza

This week Alice and Kim talk about Soviet spy cats, French history, and Harper Lee and a murder trial.

Death and Taxes!

This week Alice and Kim talk about the guy who got Capone, a chef who got his start selling candy on the subway, and the first people to stand up to the KKK.

The Ides of March Assassination Episode

This week Alice and Kim talk about assassinations, small town murder, and why women’s bathroom lines are longer than men’s (spoiler: it’s the patriarchy!).

Black History Month Pt. II

This week, Alice and Kim discuss contemporary reads for Black History Month, an accidental con artist, and all new books to watch out for.

The Arctic & the Tropics

This week Alice and Kim talk arctic explorers, murder in the tropics, and the mixed reactions to nonfiction bestseller Girl, ...

The Jane Austen Episode

This week, Alice and Kim talk all things Jane Austen, as well as the best nonfiction of 2018. Grab your TBR list!

Book Award Season!

For Real is sponsored this week by Book Riot Insiders, In the Name of the Children: An FBI Agent’s Relentless Pursuit ...

True Crime Book Bonanza

This week, Alice and Kim discuss arson, mesmerism, and murder in a true crime-themed episode. Find your scary nonfiction here ...