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50 Essential Non-Fiction Books

Finally, a list non-fiction books you might actually read (if you haven't already). This curated list covers the gamut of non-fiction, from compelling war stories to key feminist texts, to unbelievable struggles for survival, to tales of life in the culinary trade.

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60 Books About World War II

Anthony Doer's 2014 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the Light We Cannot See proved that literature about World War II continues to fascinate readers.

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Pulitzer Prize in Fiction Winner

Less: A Novel

by Andrew Sean Greer

Less: A Novel by Andrew Sean Greer

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