Best Non-Fiction Books 2019 | Know about real stories and events
Non-fiction means something that is not fiction, something that is based on true stories, experience and other significant events happening around us. Non-fiction gives us the chance to look at the world around us and experience the changes and histories behind it. When you read non-fiction books you will learn about something that really happened. For all the non-fiction lovers, below here presented some of the best non-fiction books you will ever find to read.
If you are interested in reading the real-life events of WWII that changed the world you are now living then THE BOYS WHO CHALLENGED HITLER is one of the best books you can read. National Book Award winner Philip Hoose's narrative style will amaze you in every way. This non-fiction book is written on the background of WWII, where a little known group of heroes arose to save Denmark from the aggression of German Dictator Hitler. It is based on the personal experience of Knud Pedersen who was a member of the Churchill Club. When Denmark accepted Nazi soldiers to stay on their land, the soldiers began to rule the continents of Denmark. A group of young boys stood up against them and formed a club named the Churchill Club named after the fiery British leader. They have committed countless acts of sabotage, made resistance against the Germans. They got caught by the Germans but their heroic acts helped others to rise against the enemies. With the fascinating story of the Churchill Club boys, this book will keep you engaged in your seat once you start reading it. Grab this amazing book now.
Everybody loves Harry Potter, the world of wizards and unimaginable possibilities. The series gives us the inspiration to be a Wizard. But have you ever thought of being a Wizard cook? If yes, then THE UNOFFICIAL HARRY POTTER COOKBOOK is all you need. The recipes in this book will make you feel like a Wizard Cook who can make delicious pies and dishes. The recipes are incredibly fun and easy to follow and the book pages are designed in such a way that it looks like a spellbook. There are more than 150 easy to make recipes with step by step information, tips, and techniques. Moreover, people of all ages can easily adapt the cooking secrets revealed in this book. It has authentic English and wizard-like dishes. You will fall in love with this amazing cookbook.
- Treacle Tart, Harry's favorite dessert
- Molly's Meat Pies
- French Onion Soup
- Pumpkin Pasties and many more amazing dishes
- Read a book about books
- Read a book published in another language
- Suggestions and references after each of the challenges
STAMPED FROM THE BEGINNING is the definitive history of racism in America which has been continuing through the modern era. Racism in America existed since the colonial era. Legally sanctioned rights were given to the white Americans while neglecting the other races. They were granted privileges on education, work, voting rights, immigration, citizenship, and criminal aspects. In this research-based book Ibram X. Kendi has presented the dark chapters of racism in America. He used the life stories of 5 major American intellectuals. He showed that racism is not created from ignorance, rather it was created on purpose for taking advantage and keep the nation's racial discrimination. The author discussed the root of racism and why it is still practiced in America. He upheld the critical review of racism and it's effects on a country in this book. There is a total of 5 chapters on this book, each based on the point of view of 5 American greatest minds. This book is a thoughtful and detailed summary which explains American current trends and position towards racism. Grab this New York Times bestseller book today.
If you are having trouble with your daily life, you need to struggle with anxiety to make the right decisions, having difficulty to find joy? Well, you don't need to worry about them. THE BOOK OF JOY is all you need to simply put those difficulties away and be happy. Two of history's remarkable spiritual masters Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu have shared their way of the path to find happiness in your life. These two great people have suffered much hardship but they are considered two of the most joyful people on planet earth. How did they become happy? Their incredible stories are shared in this book by Douglas Abrams. This book highlights the ways that can bring happiness, fulfillment, and purpose to our life illuminates the nature of the interconnected relationships among emotions, love, and sympathy. The author brings forth the wisdom of Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu in such a wonderful insight that everyone can understand the language of happiness. What you will find the most rewarding about this book is the simple solution to complex situations of your life. This book is all you need to be simply happy. Praised by plenty of readers worldwide this book is one of it's kind.
Some contents of this book:
- The nature of true joy
- Obstacles to joy
- The eight pillars of joy
GRANT is the portrait of one of America's greatest presidents Ulysses S. Grant written by famous author Ron Chernow. He was the 18th president of the USA. He was all together commanding general of army, soldier, international statesman and author. He along with the supervision of Abraham Lincoln led the Union Army to victory during the American Civil War. But his life has been typically misunderstood. The author presented the shocking truth about his life and circumstances that will change the way you think about him. In this amazing biography, the president will come to life as you progress through the book. The author successfully presented the life of Grant by diving it into small periods like Grant the boy, the young Grant, the young lieutenant, the general, the president, the seer and finally the greatest American memoir writer of the 19th century. This enlightening and highly readable read will make you feel like you are experiencing the events of Grant's life on your own. The author focused on the ups and downs of Grant's life that changed him. Grant was once falling behind, failing in his business. But at the battlefield he realized his true potential soaring through the ranks of the Union army, prevailing at the battle and ultimately defeating the legendary Confederate general Robert E. Lee. This book is filled with many tremendous stories and events of Grant's life. It is a must-read for you.
LEGEND is the story of Green Beret Sergeant Roy Benavidez's most heroic rescue mission of a special forces team caught on the trap of enemies during the Vietnam war. In this book, the author Eric Blehm takes us to the plot of Vietnam War where a team of 12 men special force inserted into the territory of Neutral Cambodia where the US military was forbidden to operate. Their task was to gather evidence that the North Vietnamese Army was using this territory to supply troops and materials of war through Ho Chi Minh Trail. But the team fall into the trap of major enemy base surrounding by hundreds of Vietnamese Army. The special force was low on ammo and supplies and was waiting to accept their fate. But when Special Forces Staff Sergeant Roy Benavidez heard their distress call, he took a helicopter and set for the combat zone to rescue them. He jumped from the hovering aircraft, ran nearly 100 yards through withering enemy fire. He was shot several times, suffered two grenade blasts and got bayoneted while rescuing the life of 8 soldiers. This sacrifice has made him a hero that Americans will always remember. The extraordinary courage of rescuing and the sacrifice is all that makes him a LEGEND.
THE 57 BUS is a rare and heart-wrenching view inside the lives of two completely different young human beings. Dashka Slater's authentic writing style will amaze you. The story is about two kids from the same city but not the same place. They are both outsiders in different ways. They both have families that love them. Sasha, a white girl, teenager, from a middle-class family and from a private school. Richard, a black teenager, from the crime-plagued lands, from a large public school. They both traveled on the same bus each day. Their path crossed for a mere 8 minutes each day from school to home. But one day something very terrible happens. One afternoon their way back home there happens something that left Sasha severely burned and Richard was charged with hate crimes and sentenced to life imprisonment. What happened on this day in 57 BUS that caught international attention and taking both the teenagers into the spotlight? If you want to know about it, then you must read this book. Feel the thrilling event that happened on The 57 Bus. Grab this amazing book right now.