12 Non-Fiction Books to Add to Your Summer Reading Stack, Stat
Non-fiction tends to get the short shrift in my life. While my husband is of the belief that books like Crypt Currency, The Future of Money or a weighty political tome are perfectly apt light beach reads, I tend to read novel after novel, some of them qualify as Serious Writing, a lot of them not. I've mostly eschewed non-university/work prescribed non-fiction. Unless, that is, it is a collection of essays by a smart woman writer that I admire (my favourite genre after "eccentric aristocrat attending glamorous parties during the London season"). So, this Summer I'm attempting to up my intake of non-fiction books. Below is my essential list of the non-fiction books. But I'll always take a recommendation. Here's to 2017 being a year of reading widely.