Lee Reinecke. This insightful memoir about sexual exploitation is also about marriage, motherhood, psychology, spirituality and ultimately, h Reviewed by Monica Lee. Ryan Atkins. Reviewed by Jocelyn Soriano. Rosemary Brown.
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The Best Nonfiction Books of - 20+ Must-Read Nonfiction Books
There's nothing like a good book of nonfiction to expand the mind—and the heart. Whether it's a deeply reported investigation into a timely topic or poignant memoir about one writer's lived experience, nonfiction challenges us, informs us, and moves us. Here are 21 of our favorite nonfiction reads of , spanning topics like gender, true crime, and scammer culture. Through stories of victims, abusers, and law enforcement officers, Snyder illustrates the role domestic violence plays in such national emergencies as mass shootings, mass incarceration, and sexual violence. Gut-wrenching, required reading. This singular work of narrative journalism reads like fiction, so intimate is its access to the emotional and erotic lives of the women contained therein. Eight years of immersive reporting on the front lines of female desire gave Taddeo exhaustive access to three complicated women —a homemaker exploring an affair outside her loveless marriage, a restaurateur experiencing consequences for the threesomes she pursues with her husband, and a high school student coming forward with the wrenching truth about a teacher who seduced and devastated her.
34 of the Best Books On Writing
Read books that are similar to what you like to write. The titles below will help you with all aspects of your writing, from learning to write better to finding inspiration to figuring out where to pitch your ideas. Part memoir, part guidebook, this Stephen King classic will appeal even to those who avoid his renowned horror-packed tales. In this book, King discusses how he came to be the writer we know today, plus he shares the basic tools of writing every writer needs.
After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing. Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama This remarkably candid memoir revealed not only a literary talent, but a force that would change the face of US politics for ever.