The best nonfiction titles of 2019

Best of 2019

Our top picks of the year

Me

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Veg

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Lady in Waiting

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The Body

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No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference

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Permanent Record

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Dishoom

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

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Invisible Women

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How To

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Home Work

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Face It

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From the Oven to the Table

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Greenfeast

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The Beautiful Ones

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Three Women

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Underland

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The Anarchy

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Wham! George & Me

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The Man in the Red Coat

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Nothing Fancy

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The Whole Fish Cookbook

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Trick Mirror

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On Fire

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For the Record

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Pasta Grannies: The Official Cookbook

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A History of the Bible

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Inside Out

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Something Deeply Hidden

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War Doctor

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Constellations

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This Is Not Propaganda

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My Name Is Why

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Taverna

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Somewhere Becoming Rain

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On Chapel Sands

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Crusaders

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The Boundless Sea

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Last Witnesses

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Human Compatible

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Super Pumped

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Chasing the Sun

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Extraordinary Insects

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Some Kids I Taught and What They Taught Me

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The Brothers York

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The Demon in the Machine

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The Source of Self-Regard

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The Ministry of Truth

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Say Nothing

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Our Women on the Ground

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Black Axe Mangal

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Guest House for Young Widows

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The Way We Eat Now

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Commander in Cheat

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It Gets Me Home, This Curving Track

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The Great Romantic

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Horizon

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What Dementia Teaches Us About Love

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Sour

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The Man Who Solved the Market

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I Never Said I Loved You

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King of the World

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Lotharingia

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Islamic Empires

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Superior

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The Making of Poetry

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She Speaks

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Rockonomics

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Lowborn

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Mother Ship

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The Meritocracy Trap

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We Need to Talk About Putin

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Siege

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Promise Me You'll Shoot Yourself

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Homing

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The Heartland

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The Gendered Brain

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Transcendence

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Assad or We Burn the Country

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The Island Kitchen

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Afropean

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Surge

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Don't Be Evil

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The Windrush Betrayal

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Our Man

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The Last Leonardo

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Janis

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Scent Magic

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Artists' Letters

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The Maths of Life and Death

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How to Fight Anti-Semitism

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Women on Food

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Fire, Ice, and Physics

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September 1, 1939

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Orphans of Empire

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Erdogan Rising

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The AI Does Not Hate You

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L.E.L.

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Choked

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Let's Hope for the Best

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The Darksome Bounds of a Failing World

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