Non-fiction

From biography and politics to true crime and self-help, you’ll find books to illuminate and inspire in our non-fiction range. Discover acclaimed writers like Oliver Sacks and David Olusoga, and explore contemporary bestsellers such as This is Going to Hurt and The Secret Barrister.

Discover our edit of the best non-fiction books of all time.

1491 books available
  1. Book cover for W-3

    W-3

    Bette Howland

  2. Book cover for The Pyramid of Lies

    The Pyramid of Lies

    Duncan Mavin

  3. Book cover for Tanqueray

    Tanqueray

    Brandon Stanton

    Stephanie Johnson

  4. Book cover for Going with the Boys

    Going with the Boys

    Judith Mackrell

  5. Book cover for How I Built This

    How I Built This

    Guy Raz

  6. Book cover for Choose Possibility

    Choose Possibility

    Sukhinder Singh Cassidy

  7. Book cover for Annie John

    Annie John

    Jamaica Kincaid

  8. Book cover for Among Flowers

    Among Flowers

    Jamaica Kincaid

  9. Book cover for The Analects

    The Analects

    Confucius

  10. Book cover for Tao Te Ching

    Tao Te Ching

  11. Book cover for Rogues

    Rogues

    Patrick Radden Keefe

  12. Book cover for Theroux The Keyhole

    Theroux The Keyhole

    Louis Theroux

  13. Book cover for How to Make an Apple Pie from Scratch

    How to Make an Apple Pie from Scratch

    Harry Cliff

  14. Book cover for The Book of Minds

    The Book of Minds

    Philip Ball

  15. Book cover for Broken Heartlands

    Broken Heartlands

    Sebastian Payne

  16. Book cover for Hearts and Bones

    Hearts and Bones

    Niamh Mulvey

  17. Book cover for Pinch of Nom Family Meal Planner

    Pinch of Nom Family Meal Planner

    Kate Allinson

    Kay Allinson

    Laura Davis

  18. Book cover for Start Painting Now

    Start Painting Now

    Emily Powell

    Sarah Moore

  19. Book cover for The Reluctant Carer

    The Reluctant Carer

    The Reluctant Carer

  20. Book cover for What Are You Doing Here?

    What Are You Doing Here?

    Floella Benjamin

  21. Book cover for Jan Ullrich

    Jan Ullrich

    Daniel Friebe

  22. Book cover for Swan Dive

    Swan Dive

    Georgina Pazcoguin

  23. Book cover for The Rise and Reign of the Mammals

    The Rise and Reign of the Mammals

    Steve Brusatte

  24. Book cover for Make Brilliant Work

    Make Brilliant Work

    Rod Judkins

  25. Book cover for A Funny Life

    A Funny Life

    Michael McIntyre

  26. Book cover for Too Big to Jail

    Too Big to Jail

    Chris Blackhurst

  27. Book cover for I Heard What You Said

    I Heard What You Said

    Jeffrey Boakye

  28. Book cover for Life's Edge

    Life's Edge

    Carl Zimmer

  29. Book cover for A Fortunate Woman

    A Fortunate Woman

    Polly Morland

    Richard Baker

  30. Book cover for Everybody

    Everybody

    Olivia Laing

  31. Book cover for Innovation

    Innovation

    Peter Ackroyd

  32. Book cover for The Greatest Escape

    The Greatest Escape

    Neil Churches

  33. Book cover for That Little Voice In Your Head

    That Little Voice In Your Head

    Mo Gawdat

  34. Book cover for The Yoga Manifesto

    The Yoga Manifesto

    Nadia Gilani

  35. Book cover for Too Many Reasons to Live

    Too Many Reasons to Live

    Rob Burrow

  36. Book cover for We Had To Remove This Post

    We Had To Remove This Post

    Hanna Bervoets

  37. Book cover for Every Good Boy Does Fine

    Every Good Boy Does Fine

    Jeremy Denk

  38. Book cover for The Glass Wall

    The Glass Wall

    Max Egremont

  39. Book cover for Sentient

    Sentient

    Jackie Higgins

  40. Book cover for Tutankhamun's Trumpet

    Tutankhamun's Trumpet

    Toby Wilkinson

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