New Nonfiction Added to my TBR

Nonfiction November has gone by in a blur!

We’ll wrap up this week by discussing the books we’ve added to our toppling TBR piles throughout the event. This week’s link-up is hosted by Katie at Doing Dewey and this is the prompt:

New to My TBR: It’s been a month full of amazing nonfiction books! Which ones have made it onto your TBR? Be sure to link back to the original blogger who posted about that book!

I put a call out on my Ask the Expert post for Antiracism Recommendations, and I was so thankful for all the recommendations I got!

Here they are (in no particular order):

  • We Demand the Right to Vote: The Journey to the 19th Amendment by Meneese Wall – Book Fever
  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander –
  • Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong by James W. Loewen – Introverted Reader
  • Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson – Readerbuzz
  • Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Message for Our Own by Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. – Readerbuzz
  • Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge – Readerbuzz
  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander – Readerbuzz
  • One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy by Carol Anderson & Tonya Bolden – Readerbuzz
  • How To Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America by Kiese Laymon – Lovely Bookshelf
  • The Hate Race by Maxine Beneba Clarke – Brona’s Books
  • Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia by Anita Heiss – Brona’s Books
  • The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin – Gofita
  • Freedom is a Constant Struggle by Angela Y. Davis – Gofita
  • Where and When I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America by Paula J. Giddings – Gofita
  • Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism by James W. Loewen – Gofita
  • Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of Gynecology by Deirdre Cooper Owens – The Paperback Princess
  • Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward – The Paperback Princess
  • So You Want To Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo – The Book Stop
  • The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race by Jesmyn Ward – The Book Stop
  • Uncomfortable Conversations With a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho – Lisa Notes

I also added the following books over the course of this month’s Nonfiction November posts:

  • From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death by Caitlin Doughty (Grief) – Readerbuzz
  • Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live by Nicholas A. Christakis (Pandemic) – What’s Nonfiction?
  • Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Benjamin Dreyer (For Fun) – Readerbuzz
  • No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram by Sarah Frier (For Fun) – The Paperback Princess
  • Clean: The New Science of Skin by James Hamblin (For Fun) – What’s Nonfiction
  • The Five: The Lives of Jack the Ripper’s Women by Hallie Rubenhold (True Crime) – Julz Reads
  • Children of the Land by Marcelo Hernandez Castillo (Memoir) – Lovely Bookshelf
  • All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson (Memoir)
  • In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction by Gabor Maté (Addiction) – Dewing Dewey

10 thoughts on “New Nonfiction Added to my TBR

  1. by Maureen Callahan Somehow this 2019 summer release completely slipped by without my notice. Thanks to Carla at Happiest When Reading I m looking forward to learning more about this very meticulous serial killer, though I may wait until the days are a little longer and a little lighter!


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