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The King County Library System (KCLS) has released its 2023 Best Books list. The annual list reveals KCLS’ top 125 books of the year and includes 25 titles in each of the following categories:

vis mere fiction, nonfiction, children, teen — and, new this year — audiobook.

Best Books are nominated by KCLS librarians and staff members who, collectively, read thousands of books each year. A selection committee then reviews the submissions and determines the final list. The 156 nominations received this year span a range of genres, from history to fantasy and science fiction.

“KCLS is thrilled to present our 2023 Best Books list," stated KCLS Director of Collection Management Services Tracey Thompson. "We’re pleased to offer the new audiobook category this year, and we hope you enjoy all of these fantastic titles as much as we did!” vis mindre

Kategorier:
Alle, Audiobooks (25), Children's Books (221), Fiction Books (378), Nonfiction Books (320), Teen Books (220)
Years:
Alle, 2023 (25), 2022 (25), 2021 (25), 2020 (25), 2019 (25), 2018 (24), 2017 (25), 2016 (25), 2015 (22), 2013 (20), 2012 (18), 2011 (15), 2010 (10), 2009 (12), 2008 (13), 2007 (11)
Announced:
december 2023: 2023 Nyeste
VærkÅr
What an Owl Knows: The New Science of the World's Most Enigmatic Birds af Jennifer Ackerman
2023
The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History af Ned Blackhawk
2023
Strong Female Character af Fern Brady
2023
Poverty, by America af Matthew Desmond
2023
A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them af Timothy Egan
2023
The Art Thief: A True Story of Love, Crime, and a Dangerous Obsession af Michael Finkel
2023
The Humanity Archive: Recovering the Soul of Black History from a Whitewashed American Myth af Jermaine FOWLER
2023
Platonic: How the Science of Attachment Can Help You Make--and Keep--Friends af Marisa G. Franco PhD
2023
You Just Need to Lose Weight and 19 Other Myths about Fat People af Aubrey Gordon
2023
Paved Paradise: How Parking Explains the World af Henry Grabar
2023
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder af David Grann
2023
On the Origin of Time: Stephen Hawking's Final Theory af Thomas Hertog
2023
Baking Yesteryear: The Best Recipes from the 1900s to the 1980s af B. Dylan Hollis
2023
How Far the Light Reaches: A Life in Ten Sea Creatures af Sabrina Imbler
2023
The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Essays on Desire and Consumption af Katy Kelleher
2023
Awe: The New Science of Everyday Wonder and How It Can Transform Your Life af Dacher Keltner
2023
You Have to Be Prepared to Die Before You Can Begin to Live: Ten Weeks in Birmingham That Changed America af Paul Kix
2023
Red Paint: The Ancestral Autobiography of a Coast Salish Punk af Sasha Lapointe
2023
A Man of Two Faces: A Memoir, A History, A Memorial af Viet Thanh Nguyen
2023
Hey, Hun: Sales, Sisterhood, Supremacy, and the Other Lies Behind Multilevel Marketing af Emily Lynn Paulson
2023
When Crack Was King: A People's History of a Misunderstood Era af Donovan X. Ramsey
2023
The Teachers: A Year Inside America's Most Vulnerable, Important Profession af Alexandra Robbins
2023
The Dress Diary of Mrs Anne Sykes: Secrets from a Victorian Woman’s Wardrobe af Kate Strasdin
2023
Our Migrant Souls: A Meditation on Race and the Meanings and Myths of “Latino” af Héctor Tobar
2023
Project 562: Changing the Way We See Native America af Matika Wilbur
2023
The Carbon Footprint of Everything af Mike Berners-Lee
2022
Bittersweet: How Sorrow and Longing Make Us Whole af Susan Cain
2022
This Is Not a Book About Benedict Cumberbatch: The Joy of Loving Something--Anything--Like Your Life Depends On It af Tabitha Carvan
2022
Index, A History of the af Dennis Duncan
2022
The Facemaker: A Visionary Surgeon's Battle to Mend the Disfigured Soldiers of World War I af Lindsey Fitzharris
2022
Two Heads: A Graphic Exploration of How Our Brains Work with Other Brains af Uta Frith
2022
The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity af David Graeber
2022
I Never Thought of It That Way: How to Have Fearlessly Curious Conversations in Dangerously Divided Times af Mónica Guzmán
2022
Born of Lakes and Plains: Mixed-Descent Peoples and the Making of the American West af Anne F. Hyde
2022
Rogues: True Stories of Grifters, Killers, Rebels and Crooks af Patrick Radden Keefe
2022
The Nineties: A Book af Chuck Klosterman
2022
We Were Dreamers: An Immigrant Superhero Origin Story af Liu Simu
2022
The Wok: Recipes and Techniques af J. Kenji López-Alt
2022
I'm Glad My Mom Died af Jennette McCurdy
2022
The Great Stewardess Rebellion: How Women Launched a Workplace Revolution at 30,000 Feet af Nell McShane Wulfhart
2022
These Precious Days: Essays af Ann Patchett
2022
Unmasking Autism: Discovering the New Faces of Neurodiversity af Devon Price
2022
Black Love Matters: Real Talk on Romance, Being Seen, and Happily Ever Afters af Jessica P. Pryde
2022
Lost & Found: A Memoir af Kathryn Schulz
2022
How to Be Perfect: The Correct Answer to Every Moral Question af Michael Schur
2022
Helltown: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer on Cape Cod af Casey Sherman
2022
Cabin Fever: The Sizzling Secrets of a Virgin Airlines Flight Attendant af Mandy Smith
2022
Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation af Linda Villarosa
2022
The worth of water : our story of chasing solutions to the world's greatest challenge af Gary White
2022
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us af Ed Yong
2022
Punch Me Up To The Gods: A Memoir af Brian Broome
2021
Facing the Mountain: A True Story of Japanese American Heroes in World War II af Daniel James Brown
2021
Say Their Names: How Black Lives Came to Matter in America af Curtis Bunn
2021
Broken Horses: A Memoir af Brandi Carlile
2021
Atlas of the Invisible: Maps and Graphics That Will Change How You See the World af James Cheshire
2021
Chasin' The Bird: Charlie Parker in California af Dave Chisholm
2021
Tastes Like War: A Memoir af Grace M. Cho
2021
The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War af Malcolm Gladwell
2021
On Juneteenth af Annette Gordon-Reed
2021
Call Us What We Carry: Poems af Amanda Gorman
2021
The Anthropocene Reviewed: Essays on a Human-Centered Planet af John Green
2021
Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 af Ibram X. Kendi
2021
The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal About Aliens--and Ourselves af Arik Kershenbaum
2021
Dusk, Night, Dawn: On Revival and Courage af Anne Lamott
2021
This Is the Fire: What I Say to My Friends About Racism af Don Lemon
2021
Run af John Lewis
2021
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake af Tiya Miles
2021
A Promised Land af Barack Obama
2021
Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness af Kristen Radtke
2021
Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law af Mary Roach
2021
You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories About Racism af Amber Ruffin
2021
Secret Seattle (Seattle Walk Report): An Illustrated Guide to the City's Offbeat and Overlooked History af Susanna Ryan
2021
How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery across America af Clint Smith
2021
Taste: My Life Through Food af Stanley Tucci
2021
Crying in H Mart: A Memoir af Michelle Zauner
2021
Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st Century Memoir af Madeleine K. Albright
2020
The Cold Vanish: Seeking the Missing in North America's Wildlands af Jon Billman
2020
Eat the Buddha: Life and Death in a Tibetan Town af Barbara Demick
2020
Untamed af Glennon Doyle
2020
Alone Together: Love, Grief, and Comfort in the Time of COVID-19 af Jennifer Haupt
2020
Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning af Cathy Park Hong
2020
Wow, No Thank You: Essays af Samantha Irby
2020
A Very Punchable Face: A Memoir af Colin Jost
2020
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot af Mikki Kendall
2020
The Magical Language of Others: A Memoir af EJ Koh
2020
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family af Robert Kolker
2020
The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz af Erik Larson
2020
Spirit Run: A 6,000-Mile Marathon Through North America's Stolen Land af Noé Álvarez
2020
Hello I Want to Die Please Fix Me: Depression in the First Person af Anna Mehler Paperny
2020
The Writer's Library: The Authors You Love on the Books That Changed Their Lives af Nancy Pearl
2020
Me and White Supremacy af Layla F. Saad
2020
Wisdom from a Humble Jellyfish: And Other Self-Care Rituals from Nature af Rani Shah
2020
Sex and Lies af Leïla Slimani
2020
I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf af Grant Snider
2020
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir af Natasha Trethewey
2020
Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man af Mary L. Trump
2020
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents af Isabel Wilkerson
2020
The Fixed Stars: A Memoir af Molly Wizenberg
2020
Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century af Alice Wong
2020
Rage af Bob Woodward
2020
Semicolon af Cecelia Watson
2019
Thick: And Other Essays af Tressie McMillan Cottom
2019
Parkland af Dave Cullen
2019
Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death af Caitlin Doughty
2019
Dreyer's English (Adapted for Young Readers): Good Advice for Good Writing af Benjamin Dreyer
2019
Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World af David Epstein
2019
Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed af Lori Gottlieb
2019
On the Clock: What Low-Wage Work Did to Me and How It Drives America Insane af Emily Guendelsberger
2019
Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World af Zahra Hankir
2019
Happiness Is Baking af Maida Heatter
2019
SEATTLE PROHIBITION : bootleggers, rumrunners and graft in the queen city af Brad Holden
2019
Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations af Mira Jacob
2019
She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement af Jodi Kantor
2019
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland af Patrick Radden Keefe
2019
Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos af Lucy Knisley
2019
Gender Queer: A Memoir af Maia Kobabe
2019
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive af Stephanie Land
2019
Sorry I'm Late, I Didn't Want to Come: One Introvert's Year of Saying Yes af Jessica Pan
2019
Women Rowing North: Navigating Life’s Currents and Flourishing As We Age af Mary Pipher
2019
Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir af Ruth Reichl
2019
Seattle Walk Report: An Illustrated Walking Tour through 23 Seattle Neighborhoods af Susanna Ryan
2019
Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love af Dani Shapiro
2019
Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion af Jia Tolentino
2019
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming af David Wallace-Wells
2019
The Collected Schizophrenias: Essays af Esmé Weijun Wang
2019
Fascism: A Warning af Madeleine K. Albright
2018
Things That Make White People Uncomfortable af Michael Bennett
2018
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border af Francisco Cantú
2018
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower af Brittney C. Cooper
2018
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism af Robin DiAngelo
2018
The Monk of Mokha af Dave Eggers
2018
Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer af Barbara Ehrenreich
2018
Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture af Roxane Gay
2018
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" af Zora Neale Hurston
2018
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century af Kirk Wallace Johnson
2018
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America af Beth Macy
2018
Heart Berries: A Memoir af Terese Marie Mailhot
2018
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer af Michelle McNamara
2018
A False Report af T. Christian Miller
2018
I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes with Death af Maggie O'Farrell
2018
So You Want to Talk About Race af Ijeoma Oluo
2018
The Library Book af Susan Orlean
2018
How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence af Michael Pollan
2018
Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World and Why Things Are Better Than You Think af Hans Rosling
2018
Calypso af David Sedaris
2018
How to Taste: The Curious Cook's Handbook to Seasoning and Balance, from Umami to Acid and Beyond--with Recipes af Becky Selengut
2018
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays) af Rebecca Solnit
2018
Educated: A Memoir af Tara Westover
2018
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity af Carl Zimmer
2018
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir af Sherman Alexie
2017
Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening af Manal al-Sharif
2017
Why We March: Signs of Protest and Hope--Voices from the Women's March af Artisan
2017
American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West af Nate Blakeslee
2017
Nomadland af Jessica Bruder
2017
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir af Thi Bui
2017
We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy af Ta-Nehisi Coates
2017
The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit af Michael Finkel
2017
Norse Mythology af Neil Gaiman
2017
Ghosts of Seattle Past af Jaimee Garbacik
2017
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body af Roxane Gay
2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI af David Grann
2017
Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult af Bruce Handy
2017
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life: Essays af Samantha Irby
2017
Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America af James Forman Jr.
2017
No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need af Naomi Klein
2017
The Card Catalog: Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures af Library of Congress
2017
Who thought this was a good idea? af Alyssa Mastromonaco
2017
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women af Kate Moore
2017
Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II af Liza Mundy
2017
Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics af Lawrence O'Donnell
2017
National Geographic The Photo Ark: One Man's Quest to Document the World's Animals af Joel Sartore
2017
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry af Neil deGrasse Tyson
2017
The Blood of Emmett Till af Timothy B. Tyson
2017
Make Trouble af John Waters
2017
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City af Matthew Desmond
2016
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance af Angela Duckworth
2016
The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero af Timothy Egan
2016
Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders af Joshua Foer
2016
The View from the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction af Neil Gaiman
2016
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu af Joshua Hammer
2016
Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art af Virginia Heffernan
2016
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right af Arlie Russell Hochschild
2016
Lab Girl af Hope Jahren
2016
When Breath Becomes Air af Paul Kalanithi
2016
A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy af Sue Klebold
2016
March: Book One af John Lewis
2016
The Joy of Leaving Your Sh*t All Over the Place: The Art of Being Messy af Jennifer McCartney
2016
The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life af Anu Partanen
2016
Once and Future River: Reclaiming the Duwamish (Ruth E. Kirk Books) af Tom Reese
2016
The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America af Andrés Reséndez
2016
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War af Mary Roach
2016
While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness af Eli Sanders
2016
The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo af Amy Schumer
2016
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race af Margot Lee Shetterly
2016
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis af J. D. Vance
2016
The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race af Jesmyn Ward
2016
Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman af Lindy West
2016
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate, Discoveries from a Secret World af Peter Wohlleben
2016
Steve Olson: Eruption : The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens (Hardcover); 2016 Edition
2016
Weed the People: The Future of Legal Marijuana in America af Bruce Barcott
2015
Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved af Marcia Bartusiak
2015
SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome af Mary Beard
2015
Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America af Ari Berman
2015
The Road to Character af David Brooks
2015
The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House af Kate Andersen Brower
2015
The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey af Rinker Buck
2015
Between the World and Me af Ta-Nehisi Coates
2015
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series af Leah Dickerman
2015
Girl in Dior af Annie Goetzinger
2015
A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life af Brian Grazer
2015
The Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal af David E. Hoffman
2015
Magna Carta: The Birth of Liberty af Dan Jones
2015
Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town af Jon Krakauer
2015
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania af Erik Larson
2015
H Is for Hawk af Helen Macdonald
2015
The Wright Brothers af David McCullough
2015
It's a Long Story: My Life af Willie Nelson
2015
Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen af Mary Norris
2015
The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer af Sydney Padua
2015
Smokejumper: A Memoir by One of America's Most Select Airborne Firefighters af Jason A. Ramos
2015
On the Move: A Life af Oliver Sacks
2015
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth af Reza Aslan
2013
Gun Guys: A Road Trip af Dan Baum
2013
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics af Daniel James Brown
2013
One Summer: America, 1927 af Bill Bryson
2013
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital af Sheri Fink
2013
The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code af Margalit Fox
2013
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants af Malcolm Gladwell
2013
Tree Houses: Fairy Tale Castles in the Air af Philip Jodidio
2013
The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England af Dan Jones
2013
Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin af Jill Lepore
2013
The Conquest of Everest: Original Photographs from the Legendary First Ascent af George Lowe
2013
Elwha: A River Reborn af Lynda Mapes
2013
Things Come Apart: A Teardown Manual for Modern Living af Todd McLellan
2013
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal af Mary Roach
2013
A History of Food in 100 Recipes af William Sitwell
2013
The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War af Daniel Stashower
2013
Morris Graves: His Houses, His Gardens af Richard Svare
2013
The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible af Simon Winchester
2013
In the Spirit of the Ancestors: Contemporary Northwest Coast Art at the Burke Museum af Robin K. Wright
2013
Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II af Mitchell Zuckoff
2013
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking af Susan Cain
2012
When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs, and Money in the Age of Sail af Eric Jay Dolin
2012
The Pioneer Woman Cooks af Ree Drummond
2012
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis af Timothy Egan
2012
The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest Bank Failure in American History af Kirsten Grind
2012
The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code af Sam Kean
2012
Let's Pretend This Never Happened af Jenny Lawson
2012
The Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and Death af Jill Lepore
2012
Da Vinci's Ghost: Genius, Obsession, and How Leonardo Created the World in His Own Image af Toby Lester
2012
Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power af Rachel Maddow
2012
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power af Jon Meacham
2012
Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy af Paul Thomas Murphy
2012
The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer af Anne-Marie O'Connor
2012
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic af David Quammen
2012
Yes, Chef: A Memoir af Marcus Samuelsson
2012
Darwin's Ghosts: The Secret History of Evolution af Rebecca Stott
2012
Wild : en fortælling om at fare vild og finde sig selv igen af Cheryl Strayed
2012
Mrs Robinson's Disgrace: The Private Diary of a Victorian Lady af Kate Summerscale
2012
The Floor of Heaven: A True Tale of the Last Frontier and the Yukon Gold Rush af Howard Blum
2011
Bossypants af Tina Fey
2011
Just My Type: A Book About Fonts af Simon Garfield
2011
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood af James Gleick
2011
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern af Stephen Greenblatt
2011
I ondskabens have af Erik Larson
2011
Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India af Joseph Lelyveld
2011
A History of the World in 100 Objects af Neil MacGregor
2011
Driving Home: An American Journey af Jonathan Raban
2011
Alex Steinweiss: The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover af Kevin Reagan
2011
The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War af Andrew Roberts
2011
Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul af Howard Schultz
2011
Unfamiliar Fishes af Sarah Vowell
2011
Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories af Simon Winchester
2011
Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II af Mitchell Zuckoff
2011
The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and the People Who Read Them af Elif Batuman
2010
At Home : a short history of private life af Bill Bryson
2010
Washington: A Life af Ron Chernow
2010
The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham: A Biography af Selina Hastings
2010
The Grand Design af Stephen Hawking
2010
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption af Laura Hillenbrand
2010
Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History af Yunte Huang
2010
Cleopatra: A Life af Stacy Schiff
2010
Henrietta Lacks' udødelige liv af Rebecca Skloot
2010
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration af Isabel Wilkerson
2010
Yogi Berra: Eternal Yankee af Allen Barra
2009
Nothing to Fear: FDR's Inner Circle and the Hundred Days That Created Modern America af Adam Cohen
2009
The Book of William: How Shakespeare's First Folio Conquered the World af Paul Collins
2009
The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America af Timothy Egan
2009
Einstein's Telescope: The Hunt for Dark Matter and Dark Energy in the Universe af Evalyn Gates
2009
Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City af Greg Grandin
2009
Summer World: A Season of Bounty af Bernd Heinrich
2009
Strength in What Remains af Tracy Kidder
2009
Gabriel Garcia Marquez: A Life af Gerald Martin
2009
Not Now, Voyager: A Memoir af Lynne Sharon Schwartz
2009
Hands of My Father: A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love af Myron Uhlberg
2009
A Brave Vessel af Hobson Woodward
2009
Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions af Dan Ariely
2008
American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood, and the Crime of the Century af Howard Blum
2008
Ballistics: Poems af Billy Collins
2008
Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution and How It Can Renew America af Thomas L. Friedman
2008
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family af Annette Gordon-Reed
2008
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World af Tony Horwitz
2008
Hvad jeg taler om når jeg taler om at løbe af Haruki Murakami
2008
Englen i Groznyj : historier fra Tjetjenien af Åsne Seierstad
2008
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction af David Sheff
2008
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body af Neil Shubin
2008
A Platter of Figs and Other Recipes af David Tanis
2008
The Great Emergence: How Christianity Is Changing and Why af Phyllis Tickle
2008
How Fiction Works af James Wood
2008
The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science af Natalie Angier
2007
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier af Ishmael Beah
2007
Dog Years: A Memoir (P.S.) af Mark Doty
2007
At Large and At Small: Familiar Essays af Anne Fadiman
2007
Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance af Atul Gawande
2007
Gud er ikke stor: Hvordan religion forpester alt af Christopher Hitchens
2007
Kvinderne i Kabul af Deborah Rodriguez
2007
Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant: A Memoir af Daniel Tammet
2007
The Clarks of Cooperstown: Their Singer Sewing Machine Fortune, Their Great and Influential Art Collections, Their Forty-Year Feud af Nicholas Fox Weber
2007
Verden uden os af Alan Weisman
2007
The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800 af Jay Winik
2007

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