Kirkus Reviews

Best Nonfiction Page-Turners of 2015


BLACK FLAGS by Joby Warrick
Doubleday / Sept. 29th, 2015 / 978-0-385-53821-3
DEAD WAKE by Erik Larson
Crown / March 10th, 2015 / 978-0-307-40886-0
H IS FOR HAWK by Helen Macdonald
Grove / March 3rd, 2015 / 978-0802123411
KATRINA by Gary Rivlin
Simon & Schuster / Aug. 11th, 2015 / 978-1-4516-9222-8
WHIRLWIND by John Ferling
Bloomsbury / May 5th, 2015 / 978-1-62040-172-9
BLUE by Joe Domanick
Simon & Schuster / Aug. 11th, 2015 / 978-1-4516-4107-3
ST. MARKS IS DEAD by Ada Calhoun
Norton / Nov. 2nd, 2015 / 978-0-393-24038-2
A KIM JONG-IL PRODUCTION by Paul Fischer
Flatiron Books / Feb. 3rd, 2015 / 978-1-250-05426-5
THE WORLD'S LARGEST MAN by
Harper/HarperCollins / May 12th, 2015 / 978-0-06-235149-4
RAIN by Cynthia Barnett
Crown / April 21st, 2015 / 978-0-8041-3709-6
HUNGER MAKES ME A MODERN GIRL by Carrie Brownstein
Riverhead / Oct. 27th, 2015 / 978-1-59448-663-0
LOVE AND OTHER WAYS OF DYING by Michael Paterniti
Dial Press / March 3rd, 2015 / 978-0-385-33702-1
THE OREGON TRAIL by Rinker Buck
Simon & Schuster / June 30th, 2015 / 978-1-4516-5916-0
OBJECTIVE TROY by Scott Shane
Tim Duggan Books/Crown / Sept. 15th, 2015 / 978-0-8041-4029-4
IT'S WHAT I DO by Lynsey Addario photographed by Lynsey Addario
Penguin Press / Feb. 5th, 2015 / 978-1594205378
PACIFIC by Simon Winchester
Harper/HarperCollins / Oct. 27th, 2015 / 978-0-06-231541-0