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The NYTimes Notable Nonfiction Books of 2018

Congratulations to all of our nonfiction books that made the 100 Notable Books of 2018 list by the editors of The New York Times Book Review! Find our notable fiction books here and their complete list here.
  1. 1
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    Churchill Book Cover Picture

    Churchill

    by Andrew Roberts

    Biography & History
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    Churchill Book Cover Picture

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  2. 2
    Gandhi: The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948 Book Cover Picture
    Gandhi: The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948 Book Cover Picture

    Gandhi: The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948

    by Ramachandra Guha

    Biography & History
    Gandhi: The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948 Book Cover Picture
    Gandhi: The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948 Book Cover Picture

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  3. 3
    Patriot Number One Book Cover Picture
    Patriot Number One Book Cover Picture

    Patriot Number One

    by Lauren Hilgers

    Biography & Current Affairs
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    Patriot Number One Book Cover Picture

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  4. 4
    American Dialogue Book Cover Picture
    American Dialogue Book Cover Picture

    American Dialogue

    by Joseph J. Ellis

    Current Affairs & History
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    American Dialogue Book Cover Picture

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  5. 5
    American Prison Book Cover Picture
    American Prison Book Cover Picture

    American Prison

    by Shane Bauer

    Current Affairs
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    American Prison Book Cover Picture

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    Bad Blood Book Cover Picture
    Bad Blood Book Cover Picture

    Bad Blood

    by John Carreyrou

    Current Affairs
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    Bad Blood Book Cover Picture

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  7. 7
    The Coddling of the American Mind Book Cover Picture
    The Coddling of the American Mind Book Cover Picture

    The Coddling of the American Mind

    by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt

    Current Affairs
    The Coddling of the American Mind Book Cover Picture
    The Coddling of the American Mind Book Cover Picture

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  8. 8
    God Save Texas Book Cover Picture
    God Save Texas Book Cover Picture

    God Save Texas

    by Lawrence Wright

    Current Affairs
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    God Save Texas Book Cover Picture

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  9. 9
    What the Eyes Don't See Book Cover Picture
    What the Eyes Don't See Book Cover Picture

    What the Eyes Don’t See

    by Mona Hanna-Attisha

    Current Affairs
    What the Eyes Don't See Book Cover Picture
    What the Eyes Don't See Book Cover Picture

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  10. 10
    Feel Free Book Cover Picture
    Feel Free Book Cover Picture

    Feel Free

    by Zadie Smith

    Essays
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    Feel Free Book Cover Picture

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    Rise and Kill First Book Cover Picture
    Rise and Kill First Book Cover Picture

    Rise and Kill First

    by Ronen Bergman

    Foreign Affairs
    Rise and Kill First Book Cover Picture
    Rise and Kill First Book Cover Picture

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    Boom Town Book Cover Picture
    Boom Town Book Cover Picture

    Boom Town

    by Sam Anderson

    History & Sports
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    Boom Town Book Cover Picture

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  13. 13
    Crashed Book Cover Picture
    Crashed Book Cover Picture

    Crashed

    by Adam Tooze

    History
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    Crashed Book Cover Picture

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  14. 14
    Brothers of the Gun Book Cover Picture
    Brothers of the Gun Book Cover Picture

    Brothers of the Gun

    by Marwan Hisham and Molly Crabapple

    Memoir
    Brothers of the Gun Book Cover Picture
    Brothers of the Gun Book Cover Picture

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  15. 15
    Educated Book Cover Picture
    Educated Book Cover Picture

    Educated

    by Tara Westover

    Memoir
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    Educated Book Cover Picture

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    There Will Be No Miracles Here Book Cover Picture
    There Will Be No Miracles Here Book Cover Picture

    There Will Be No Miracles Here

    by Casey Gerald

    Memoir
    There Will Be No Miracles Here Book Cover Picture
    There Will Be No Miracles Here Book Cover Picture

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    How to Change Your Mind Book Cover Picture
    How to Change Your Mind Book Cover Picture

    How to Change Your Mind

    by Michael Pollan

    Science
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    How to Change Your Mind Book Cover Picture

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  18. 18
    The Poison Squad Book Cover Picture
    The Poison Squad Book Cover Picture

    The Poison Squad

    by Deborah Blum

    Science
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    The Poison Squad Book Cover Picture

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  19. 19
    She Has Her Mother's Laugh Book Cover Picture
    She Has Her Mother's Laugh Book Cover Picture

    She Has Her Mother’s Laugh

    by Carl Zimmer

    Science
    She Has Her Mother's Laugh Book Cover Picture
    She Has Her Mother's Laugh Book Cover Picture

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  20. 20
    Enlightenment Now Book Cover Picture
    Enlightenment Now Book Cover Picture

    Enlightenment Now

    by Steven Pinker

    Sociology
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    Enlightenment Now Book Cover Picture

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  21. 21
    Winners Take All Book Cover Picture
    Winners Take All Book Cover Picture

    Winners Take All

    by Anand Giridharadas

    Sociology
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    Winners Take All Book Cover Picture

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