New & Recommended


Non-fiction: a huge and incredible category, in need of a better name. If you're looking for new, bestselling and essential writing, you're in the right place: bringing you the recommended must-reads across smart thinking, narrative, essays and journalism, memoir and biography, classics and much more. Much, much more. So whether you're looking for a true-life story or a critical analysis, a best-reviewed hardback or a best ever paperback, your journey into non-fiction starts here.

New Non-Fiction Paperbacks

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The Long-Winded Lady
Pirate Enlightenment, or the Real Libertalia
The Last Days of the Ottoman Empire
The Passengers
The Holocaust
Us and Them: The Authorised Story of Hipgnosis
Parisian Days
I'm Black So You Don't Have to Be
On Savage Shores
But What Can I Do?
If Nietzsche Were a Narwhal
Toy Fights
Black Girl from Pyongyang
Bauhaus Goes West
Novelist as a Vocation
All Sorts of Lives
It's OK To Be Angry About Capitalism

Non-Fiction Essentials

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In Cold Blood
Slouching Towards Bethlehem
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
Beyond A Boundary
A Brief History Of Time
Notes of a Native Son
Silent Spring
Ways of Seeing
The Origins of Totalitarianism
The Grass Arena
Man's Search For Meaning
Against Interpretation and Other Essays
The Second Sex
Homage to Catalonia
The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas
Long Walk To Freedom
The Fight
Second-hand Time
Reading Lolita in Tehran