BEST OF 2016: Time Magazine’s Top 10 Nonfiction Books

December 9th, 2016, 11:00 am by Greg

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Yes, it’s that time of year once again – best of the year list-time, that is. We’re gathering together Best of 2016 from media outlets, our own contributors and our readers, too. (Sure, just email ’em to us…)

Here’s Time Magazine’s list of the Top 10 Nonfiction Books as compiled by Sarah Begley :

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10. “Girls and Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape” by Peggy Orenstein
9. “The Constitution Today: Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era” by Akhil Reed Amar
8. “Kill ‘Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul” by James McBride
7. “Lab Girl” by Hope Jahren
6. “Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life” by Ruth Franklin
5. “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly
4. “Known and Strange Things: Essays” by Teju Cole
3. “You’ll Grow Out of It” by Jessi Klein
2. “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis” by J.D. Vance
1. “March, Book Three” by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell

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