Results for Non Fiction + Biographies & Memoirs, set in USA

Select your view:
  • The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
    Rinker Buck
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
     
    An epic account of traveling the length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned way—in a covered wagon with...
  • Dinner with Edward: A Story of an Unexpected Friendship
    Isabel Vincent
    Hardcover: 05/24/2016
     
    A nonagenarian and a recently divorced reporter meet weekly for dinner, and the discussion ranges from the ...
  • Spinster: Making a Life of One's Own
    Kate Bolick
    Paperback: 04/19/2016
     
    A bold, original, moving book that will inspire fanatical devotion and ignite debate.
  • Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
    Louisa Thomas
    Hardcover: 04/05/2016
     
    An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed firsthand the ...
  • All Tomorrow's Parties: A Memoir
    Rob Spillman
    Hardcover: 04/05/2016
     
    In his intimate, entertaining, and heartfelt memoir, Spillman narrates a colorful, music-filled coming-of-age ...
  • The Folded Clock: A Diary
    Heidi Julavits
    Paperback: 03/08/2016
     
    A raucous, stunningly candid, deliriously smart diary of two years in the life of the incomparable Heidi ...
  • Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World
    Tim Sultan
    Hardcover: 02/23/2016
     
    Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. ...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 130

Page 1 of 19
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Theme
Filter by Time Period

Your guide toexceptional          books

BookBrowse seeks out and recommends books that we believe to be best in class. Books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, that will expand your mind and challenge you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.

 
X

BookBrowse Summer Giveaway

We're giving away
5 books every
week in July!