What nonfiction books have you enjoyed the most this year?
The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman
Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good? by Michael Sandel
The System: Who Rigged It, How We Fix It by Robert Reich
Gathering Moss: A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses by Robin Wall Kimmerer
All Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot
Fred Rogers: The Last Interview and Other Conversations by Fred Rogers
Yes, and…Daily Meditations by Richard Rohr
Do you have a particular topic you’ve been attracted to more this year?
Native Americans...nature...writing...political systems...and spirituality
What was your favorite nonfiction read of the year?
Yes, and...Daily Meditations by Richard Rohr
What are you hoping to get out of participating in Nonfiction November?
I hope to read at least a few out of the stack of nonfiction I've accumulated this year:
What's So Special About Dickens? by Michael Rosen
The Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs by Tristan Gooley
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City by Andrea Elliott
Adventures on the Wine Route by Kermit Lynch
Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide by Tony Horwitz
7 1/2 Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity by Carl Zimmer
The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death by John Kelly
On Animals by Susan Orlean
Something Needs to Change: A Call to Make Your Life Count in a World of Urgent Need by David Platt
I also hope to find some great new-to-me nonfiction books.