Non-Fiction Reviews

Autobiographal/Memoir

Baker, Elna – The New York Regional Mormon Singles Halloween Dance
Durrell, Gerald – My Family and Other Animals
Fisher, Carrie – Wishful Drinking
Fry, Stephen – More Fool Me
Kerman, Piper Orange is the New Black: My Time in a Women’s Prison 
Lawson, Jenny – Let’s Pretend This Never Happened
Luurtsema, Nat – Cuckoo in the Nest   
Mee, Benjamin – We Bought A Zoo 
Moran, Caitlin How to Be a Woman 
Sankovitch, NinaTolstoy and the Purple Chair 
Taylor, Natalie – Signs of Life 
Wilson, Mara – Where Am I Now? True Stories of Girlhood and Accidental Fame 

Biography (by subject’s surname)

Sandford, Christopher – Houdini and Conan Doyle
Kalush, William and Sloman, Larry – The Secret Life of Houdini 
Skloot, Rebecca – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Essay Collections

Moran, Caitlin – Moranthology 

History (by time period)

Cadbury, Deborah – The Dinosaur Hunters
Kalush, William and Sloman, Larry – The Secret Life of Houdini  
Binet, Laurent – HHhH
O’Farrell, John – An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain 

Natural History/Animals

Anthony, Lawrence and Spence, Graham – Babylon’s Ark: The Wartime Rescue of Baghdad Zoo
Cadbury, Deborah – The Dinosaur Hunters
Durrell, Gerald – My Family and Other Animals
Fortey, Richard – Dry Store Room No. 1: The Secret Story of the Natural History Museum   
Mee, Benjamin – We Bought A Zoo  
Safran Foer, Jonathan Eating Animals  

Health/Medical Issues/Mental Illness/Anatomy
 
Beasley, Sandra – Don’t Kill the Birthday Girl: Tales from an Allergic Life  
Bering, Jesse – Perv: The Sexual Deviant in All of Us
Doughty, Caitlin – Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Other Lessons from the Crematorium 
Fulda, Jennette – Chocolate & Vicodin: My Quest For Relief From The Headache That Wouldn’t Go Away
Gawande, Atul – Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science
Gawande, Atul – Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance 
Higashida, Naoki – The Reason I Jump 
Moore, Kate – The Radium Girls
Offit, Dr Tim – Bad Faith: When Religious Belief Undermines Modern Medicine

Larson, Frances – Severed: A History of Heads Lost and Heads Found
Skloot, Rebecca – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks  
Ronson, Jon – The Psychopath Test 

Books About Books
 
Borchert, Dan – Library Confidential: Oddballs, Geeks and Gangstas in the Public Library
Hitchings, Henry – Who’s Afraid of Jane Austen? 
Katsoulis, Melissa – Telling Tales: A History of Literary Hoaxes 
Miller, Andy – The Year of Reading Dangerously
Nelson, SaraSo Many Books, So Little Time: A Year of Passionate Reading 
Penguin – Lady Chatterley’s Trial
Sankovitch, Nina – Tolstoy and the Purple Chair 

Feminism/Gender Studies

Fine, Cordelia – Delusions of Gender
Moran, Caitlin How to Be a Woman 
Orenstein, Peggy – Cinderella Ate My Daughter

Supernatural/Paranormal

Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur – The Coming of the Fairies 
Lavers, Chris – The Natural History of Unicorns 
 
Geography/Other Countries

Garfield, Simon – On The Map: Why the World Looks the Way It Does
 
Law/Crime

Kerman, Piper – Orange is the New Black: My Time in a Women’s Prison  
Penguin – Lady Chatterley’s Trial

Self-Help

Rubin, Gretchen – The Happiness Project