News on new nonfiction books and recommendations for the best nonfiction books, including historical books, biographies, nonfiction books for kids, and more, from Book Riot.

If You Loved That Novel, Try This Nonfiction Book

If you loved these popular novels, try picking up a nonfiction book that pairs perfectly with it, like The Martian and Packing for Mars.

Amazing Nonfiction Books from Indie Presses That Belong On Your Fall TBR

Ready for your world to widen, you heart to expand, your mind to open up, and your TBR to overflow? Check out these new indie nonfic books!

Cookbook Showdown: The Best Lemon Meringue Pie Recipes, Tested

We tested the best lemon meringue pie recipes from popular cookbooks to find out which one is the zestiest delight.

Take a Hike!: Books About the Appalachian Trail

Here are eight books relevant to hiking the Appalachian Trail that you should read before lacing up your hiking boots.

Recommending Books Based on the Weirdest Facts They Taught Me

Sorry (not sorry) that so many of my favorite weirdest facts I learned from nonfiction books like Gross Anatomy by Mara Altman are about poop.

20 Wonderful Wellness Books To Read In 2022

We could all use some perspective and advice, so here's a diverse list of the best wellness books to give just that!

8 Books to Read After Watching Prehistoric Planet

If you're like me and the TV show Prehistoric Planet only awakened your latent dinosaur fascination, here are some great books for you.

10 Magical Spell Books for Witches Old and New

Whether you're a new witch, or an old soul in the arts of magic, find witch spell books for the magically-inclined.

Amazing Queer Nonfiction You’ve Never Heard Of

If you only read the buzziest queer books, you're missing out. Here are some queer nonfiction books that deserve way more attention, including Queer Love in Color by Jamal Jordan.

Nonfiction BookTube Accounts to Follow

For those of you who love to dig into a good nonfiction book, here are 8 nonfiction BookTubers making content just for you!