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.

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  1. Book cover for The Franchise Affair

    The Franchise Affair

    Josephine Tey

  2. Book cover for The Centre

    The Centre

    Ayesha Manazir Siddiqi

  3. Book cover for Rental Person Who Does Nothing

    Rental Person Who Does Nothing

    Shoji Morimoto

  4. Book cover for India After Gandhi

    India After Gandhi

    Ramachandra Guha

  5. Book cover for Hearts and Bones

    Hearts and Bones

    Niamh Mulvey

  6. Book cover for The Way of the Hermit

    The Way of the Hermit

    Ken Smith

    Will Millard

  7. Book cover for Jan Ullrich

    Jan Ullrich

    Daniel Friebe

  8. Book cover for How to Stay Sane

    How to Stay Sane

    Philippa Perry

  9. Book cover for The Book of Minds

    The Book of Minds

    Philip Ball

  10. Book cover for Assad

    Assad

    Con Coughlin

  11. Book cover for The Hard Sell

    The Hard Sell

    Evan Hughes

  12. Book cover for How To Think More About Sex

    How To Think More About Sex

    Alain de Botton

  13. Book cover for How to Be Alone

    How to Be Alone

    Sara Maitland

  14. Book cover for Pinch of Nom Budget

    Pinch of Nom Budget

    Kate Allinson

    Kay Allinson

  15. Book cover for This is Europe

    This is Europe

    Ben Judah

  16. Book cover for Brown Girl Like Me

    Brown Girl Like Me

    Jaspreet Kaur

  17. Book cover for The Sister

    The Sister

    Sung-Yoon Lee

  18. Book cover for The Elephants of Thula Thula

    The Elephants of Thula Thula

    Françoise Malby-Anthony

  19. Book cover for The Greatest Invention

    The Greatest Invention

    Silvia Ferrara

  20. Book cover for The Yoga Manifesto

    The Yoga Manifesto

    Nadia Gilani

  21. Book cover for Bread and Circus

    Bread and Circus

    Airea D. Matthews

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

    The Rise and Reign of the Mammals

    Steve Brusatte

  23. Book cover for We Had To Remove This Post

    We Had To Remove This Post

    Hanna Bervoets

  24. Book cover for The Fall of Boris Johnson

    The Fall of Boris Johnson

    Sebastian Payne

  25. Book cover for Too Big to Jail

    Too Big to Jail

    Chris Blackhurst

  26. Book cover for I Heard What You Said

    I Heard What You Said

    Jeffrey Boakye

  27. Book cover for That Little Voice In Your Head

    That Little Voice In Your Head

    Mo Gawdat

  28. Book cover for Hand in Hand with Love

    Hand in Hand with Love

    Simon Avery

  29. Book cover for Greek Myths: Gods and Goddesses

    Greek Myths: Gods and Goddesses

    Jean Menzies

  30. Book cover for Greek Myths: Heroes and Heroines

    Greek Myths: Heroes and Heroines

    Jean Menzies

  31. Book cover for The Shift

    The Shift

    Tinx

  32. Book cover for On Days Like These

    On Days Like These

    Martin O'Neill

  33. Book cover for The Greatest Escape

    The Greatest Escape

    Neil Churches

  34. Book cover for Tutankhamun's Trumpet

    Tutankhamun's Trumpet

    Toby Wilkinson

  35. Book cover for On Agoraphobia

    On Agoraphobia

    Graham Caveney

  36. Book cover for Nothing But The Truth

    Nothing But The Truth

    The Secret Barrister

  37. Book cover for The 20-Minute Vegan

    The 20-Minute Vegan

    Calum Harris

  38. Book cover for For the Culture

    For the Culture

    Marcus Collins

  39. Book cover for Your Child is Not Broken

    Your Child is Not Broken

    Heidi Mavir

  40. Book cover for Be My Baby

    Be My Baby

    Ronnie Spector

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