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.

Cookbook Showdown: The Best Mac and Cheese Recipes, Tested

One home cook tested five mac and cheese recipes from popular cookbooks. Which recipe took the cheesy prize?

8 Essential Filipino Cookbooks To Read After Devouring ARSENIC AND ADOBO

If you’re dying to try Lila’s mouthwatering dishes from Arsenic and Adobo, then this is your chance to be able to cook them from your home.

The Best New Nonfiction Books Out in October 2022

These new nonfiction releases include books exploring disability justice, queer identity, intergenerational trauma, and the pandemic.

10 Fascinating Graphic Nonfiction Books for Curious Minds

From the history of pinball to a firsthand account of Tiananmen Square, these graphic nonfiction books are sure to pique your curiosity.

The Best New Cookbooks of Fall 2022

Here are some of the most exciting new cookbooks of fall 2022, including What's For Dessert? by Claire Saffitz.

Unique Nonfiction to Add to Your TBR Pile

These unique and niche nonfiction books refuse to follow the status quo when it comes to subject matter or even perspective.

Travel the World With These Place-Based Memoirs

From Hong Kong and Maryland to North Philly and the Alberta oil sands, these memoirs engage with place in new and surprising ways.

QUIZ: Which Graphic Nonfiction Book Should You Read Next?

There's a graphic nonfiction book for every reader, and this quiz is here to help you find your next favorite read.

Helpful Books to Teach Sex and Anatomy to Kids of All Ages

From picture books to reads for teens, sex education books for kids are more important than ever in this age of censorship, including Celebrate Your Body (and Its Changes, Too!) by Sonya Renee Taylor .

Books to Read for #ScienceSeptember

It's time again for September's #ScienceSeptember read-along. These books range across various scientific fields.