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Best non-fiction books 2016

Best Non-Fiction Books of 2016

Well written Non-Fiction Books can offer something of both fantasy and fact. A good memoir like Lab Girl will entertain whilst educating you. Grunt will teach you science whilst you laugh. Reading a few non-fiction books outside our field should be on everyone’s to do

President Biographies 2016 Election

President Biographies and Election 2016 books

The 2016 US Presidential Election might still be a few months away, but the race to be the next President is hotting up.   Our list of US President biographies includes past, current and possible presidents.  Learn about the person who might be the next President.  How much

Graphic Novel Memoir

Graphic Novel Memoirs and Biographies for Adults

Hate reading? Many successful writers of books are now writing graphic novels (aka comics for adults); including graphic novel memoirs. Because, lets face it, not everyone is a born reader or loves to read. When a picture paints a thousand words – and some us just

Mind Blowing non fiction

Political Biographies – mind blowing non fiction

The saying ‘truth is stranger than fiction’ definitely applies to biographies of political leaders. If you want some truly mind blowing non fiction to read, then try these. 5 biographies and autobiographies of some great past and present (and want to be) political leaders. 1. Long

Celebrity Biographies

5 Celebrity Autobiographies – all walks of life

The benefits of reading autobiographies, memoirs and diaries include the opportunity to learn valuable life lessons.  Some celebrities write autobiographies to simply promote themselves.  Other celebrities want to share life changing experiences with us.  And some people become celebrities through writing their autobiography. These celebrities

Best Autobiographies of Extraordinary Men

Best Autobiographies of 5 Extraordinary Men

So what is Autobiography?  And we don’t mean the new Range Rover Autobiography! (hint thats a car) The definition of autobiography is it’s an account of a person’s life, written by that person.  If the story is written by someone else it is a Biography.


An English Teachers Non-Fiction Book List

Most people read fiction for entertainment – humor, mysteries, horror – we escape to another world. Non-fiction can also entertain. Non-fiction can be “how to” or text books and documentaries, but also includes memoirs, biographies, science, self-help,  business and art. Non-fiction is basically anything based

4 Compelling Non-Fiction War Books

4 Compelling Non-Fiction War Books

What follows is the 4 best non-fiction books about war, many of which have been turned into movies and TV shows. These war books are the most compelling that have ever been written. If you think we missed any, be sure to let us know in

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Five Business Biographies Every Entrepreneur Must Read

Starting a business from scratch can be daunting and filled with challenges. We have compiled a list of the top five business biographies that will help you on your entrepreneur journey, and give you advice from the most successful entrepreneurs of our time. 1. Buffett: The