With four months into 2023, it is too early to make a list of the best nonfiction books of the year. But that won’t stop us from making one and highlighting the books that we have loved so far. So, keep reading for our list of the best nonfiction books of 2023!
Not everyone is a fan of nonfiction books because they can be slow. But these books will have you turning the page eagerly. With a lot of research and time put into these books, it is no surprise that they stand out above the rest. You can see the full list below!
The Ten Best NonFiction Books of 2023
- Waco: David Koresh, the Branch Davidians, and A Legacy of Rage by Jeff Guinn
- The Black Guy Dies First: Black Horror Cinema from Fodder to Oscar by Mark H. Harris and Robin R. Means Coleman
- Unscripted: The Epic Battle for a Media Empire and the Redstone Family Legacy by James B. Stewart and Rachel Abrams
- Palo Alto: A History of California, Capitalism, and the World by Malcolm Harris
- Black Ball: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Spencer Haywood, and the Generation that Saved the Soul of the NBA by Theresa Runstedtler
- The Teachers: A Year Inside America’s Most Vulnerable, Important Profession by Alexandra Robbins
- Poverty, by America by Matthew Desmond
- Bottoms Up and the Devil Laughs: A Journey Through the Deep State by Kerry Howley
- A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan’s Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them by Timothy Egan
- The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny and Murder by David Grann
Nonfiction Books to Check Out
The ten best nonfiction books cover all types of topics. From books about race to media and poverty, there are a lot of things to learn about. There is something no matter what you are interested in.
Expect this list to change going forward as more amazing nonfiction books are released. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t read any of them. If anything, you’ll get to read some of the books that will get lost in the noise when there are even more books that people are talking about.
These are the ten best nonfiction books of 2023. Yes, the list may be premature but highlighting these books and giving them more publicity is a good thing. And many of them will be showing up on various lists. This way, you can get a head start on reading them!