Mar 28

Best Non Fiction Books of 2015

Goodreads choice awards for best non fiction books of 2015.

Are you a non fiction fan? Non fiction is for more than just text books or books that teach you something you could learn in school. I love to read true crime books or books based on actual events. These fall under Non Fiction. I’ve already added a few of these books to my never ending to be read list.

Here is a list of previous genres:

Debut Goodreads Authors



Food & Cookbooks

Graphic Novels & Comics

Historical Fiction

History & Biography



Memoir & Autobiography 

Middle Grade & Children’s 

Mystery & Thriller

non fiction

  1. Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives by Gretchen Rubin

  2. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

  3. Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert

  4. Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs

    by Johann Hari

  5. For the Love: Fighting for Grace in a World of Impossible Standards by Jen Hatmaker

  6. Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America by Jill Leovy

  7. Guantánamo Diary by Mohamedou Ould Slahi
  8. H Is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

  9. Humans of New York: Stories by Brandon Stanton

  10. Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town by Jon Krakauer

  11. Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

  12. One of Us: Anders Breivik and the Massacre in Norway

    by Åsne Seierstad

  13. Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship by Robert Kurson

  14. Rising Strong by Brené Brown

  15. So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson

  16. The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion by Elle Luna

  17. The Road to Character by David Brooks

  18. The Unspeakable: And Other Subjects of Discussion by Meghan Daum

  19. When to Rob a Bank (Freakonomics #4) by Steven D. Levitt

  20. Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead by Laszlo Bock

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Hi, I’m Gina and owner of this blog. I'm married with numerous nieces and a nephews. I live in the Pittsburgh PA area. To work with me for a review for you, contact me at: libraryofreviews@gmail.com

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