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The Loaded Bookshelf

I'm an Editor in book publishing. All opinions are my own.

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
John Berendt
American Rust
Philipp Meyer
The First Rumpole Omnibus
John Mortimer

Best of 2013 Non-fiction

Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China - Paul French Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal - Mary Roach People Who Eat Darkness: The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Tokyo--and the Evil That Swallowed Her Up - Richard Lloyd Parry The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter than You Think - Brian Hare, Vanessa Woods The Happiness Project: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun - Gretchen Rubin

Continuing with my 2013 Best-of lists, herewith is the non-fiction I enjoyed or admired most this year.  It seems I leaned most toward science writing and true crime.

 

What were your fav non-fiction reads of 2013?