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Non-Fiction
The definition of non-fiction can be a little vague. Here, we've looked at books about science, unexplained phenomona, TV and movie picture books and pirates ('cause everybody loves pirates).
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Non-Fiction: A Brief Guide to Stephen King by Paul Simpson Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: Pop Manga: How To Draw the Coolest, Cutest Characters, Animals, Mascots, and More by Camilla D'Errico and Stephen W. Martin Seamus Sweeney
Non-Fiction: Jay Lake's Process of Writing by Jay Lake Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: American Comic Book Chronicles: 1960-1964 by John Wells D. Douglas Fratz
Non-Fiction: On My Way to Samarkand: Memoirs of a Travelling Writer by Garry Douglas Kilworth Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: The Compleat Ankh-Morpork by Terry Pratchett Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: How to Build an Android by David F. Dufty Seamus Sweeney
Non-Fiction: Beyond His Dark Materials by Susan Redington Bobby Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: Supergods by Grant Morrison Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: Rocket Science: Fiction and Non-Fiction edited by Ian Sales Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: The Grand Conversation by L. Timmel Duchamp Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: Some Remarks: Essays and Other Writing by Neal Stephenson Rich Horton
Non-Fiction: Rough Justice: The DC Comics Sketches of Alex Ross edited by Chip Kid Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: Ancient Symbology in Fantasy Literature by William Indick Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: Werewolves of Wisconsin and Other American Myths, Monsters and Ghosts by Andy Fish Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: Pardon This Intrusion by John Clute D. Douglas Fratz
Non-Fiction: Beyond the Wall edited by James Lowder Hank Luttrell
Non-Fiction: Nested Scrolls by Rudy Rucker Richard A. Lupoff
Non-Fiction: The Theology of Dracula: Reading the Book of Stoker as Sacred Text by Noel Montague-Étienne Rarignac Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: Millennium Falcon, Modified YT-1300 Corellian Freighter: Owner's Workshop Manual by Ryder Windham David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Ancient Rockets by Kage Baker and A Dictionary Of Made-Up Languages by Stephen D. Rogers Greg L. Johnson
Non-Fiction: Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics by Stan Lee D. Douglas Fratz
Non-Fiction: Seduced by Twilight by Natalie Wilson Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: The Lesbian Fantastic by Phyllis M. Betz Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: The Mythic Fantasy of Robert Holdstock edited by Donald E. Morse and Kálmán Matolcsy Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: Vader, Voldemort and Other Villains edited by Jamey Heit Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K. Dick by Lawrence Sutin Andy Remic
Non-Fiction: Visions of Mars edited by Howard V. Hendrix, George Slusser and Eric S. Rabkin Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: Monstrous Creatures by Jeff VanderMeer and Jar Jar Binks Must Die... and Other Observations about Science Fiction Movies by Daniel M. Kimmel Martin Lewis
Non-Fiction: The Secret History of Extraterrestrials by Len Kaster Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: Timeless Adventure: How Doctor Who Conquered TV by Brian J. Robb
Non-Fiction: Forry: The Life of Forrest J. Ackerman by Deborah Painter Richard A. Lupoff
Non-Fiction: The Anatomy of Utopia by Kàroly Pintèr Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: Search for Philip K. Dick by Anne R. Dick Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: The Jedi Path by Daniel Wallace Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: Horrors: Great Stories of Fear and Their Creators by Rocky Wood, illustrated by Glenn Chadbourne Richard A. Lupoff
Non-Fiction: Bearings: Reviews 1997-2001 by Gary K. Wolfe Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: Voyager: Seeking Newer Worlds in the Third Great Age of Discovery by Stephen J. Pyne Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: A Short History of Fantasy by Farah Mendlesohn and Edward James Jason Erik Lundberg
Non-Fiction: The Business of Science Fiction: Two Insiders Discuss Writing and Publishing by Mike Resnick and Barry N. Malzberg Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: British Science Fiction & Fantasy: Twenty Years and Two Surveys edited by Paul Kincaid and Niall Harrison Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Writing in the Digital Generation edited by Heather Urbanski Seamus Sweeney
Non-Fiction: Your Hate Mail Will Be Graded by John Scalzi Rich Horton
Non-Fiction: Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction edited by Mark Bould and China Miéville Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: How To Defeat Your Own Clone by Kyle Kurpinski and Terry D. Johnson Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: The Time Machine by H.G. Wells and The Utopian Vision of H.G. Wells by Justin E.A. Busch Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: A Guide To Fantasy Literature by Philip Martin Martin Lewis
Non-Fiction: The Happiest Days of Our Lives by Wil Wheaton Sandra Scholes
Non-Fiction: The Science of Doctor Who by Paul Parsons Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: Do Androids Sleep With Electric Sheep? Critical Perspectives on Sexuality and Pornography in Science and Social Fiction edited by Johannes Grenzfurthner, Günther Friesinger, Daniel Fabry and Thomas Ballhausen Paul Graham Raven
Non-Fiction: Cinema Spec: Tales of Hollywood and Fantasy edited by Karen A. Romanko David Maddox
Non-Fiction: The Wizard Knight Companion by Michael Andre-Driussi Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: On Joanna Russ edited by Farah Mendlesohn Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: This is Me, Jack Vance! by Jack Vance Rich Horton
Non-Fiction: Battlestar Galactica: Downloaded by David Bassom David Maddox
Non-Fiction: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon by Julie Phillips Richard A. Lupoff
Non-Fiction: The Science of Fiction and the Fiction of Science by Frank McConnell, edited by Gary Westfahl Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary by Jane Frank Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Reading Science Fiction edited by James Gunn, Marleen S. Barr & Matthew Candelaria Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia, Volume 1: A-G by Stephen J. Sansweet, Pablo Hidalgo, Bob Vitas, Daniel Wallace, with Josh Kushins, Chris Cassidy & Mary Franklin David Maddox
Non-Fiction: How to Live on Mars by Robert Zurbin David Maddox
Non-Fiction: The Fantastic Horizon by Darrell Schweitzer Richard A. Lupoff
Non-Fiction: Eternity: Our Next Billion Years by Michael Hanlon Greg L. Johnson
Non-Fiction: A Hideous Bit of Morbidity edited by Jason Colavito Mario Guslandi
Non-Fiction: The Seven Beauties of Science Fiction by Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr. Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: The Turtle Moves!: Discworld's Story So Far by Lawrence Watt-Evans John Enzinas
Non-Fiction: Your Hate Mail Will Be Graded by John Scalzi John Enzinas
Non-Fiction: Grimoire of the Necronomicon by Donald Tyson Tammy Moore
Non-Fiction: Dalek I Loved You: A Memoir by Nick Griffiths David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Rhetorics of Fantasy by Farah Mendlesohn and Feminist Narrative and the Supernatural by Katherine J. Weese Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: What Is It We Do When We Read Science Fiction by Paul Kincaid Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The History of The Hobbit by John D. Rateliff Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The Turtle Moves!: Discworld's Story So Far by Lawrence Watt-Evans Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: H.P. Lovecraft In Britain by Stephen Jones Kit O'Connell
Non-Fiction: Supernatural Companion Season 1 and Season 2 Nicholas Knight
Non-Fiction: First Contact: The Complete Guide to Writing Science Fiction: Volume One edited by Dave A. Law & Darin Park Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Primary Ignition by Allen Steele Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: A Critical History of Doctor Who on Television by John Kenneth Muir Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Spider-Man the Icon by Steve Saffel Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The Battle For Azeroth edited by Bill Fawcett Michael M Jones
Non-Fiction: Hugo Gernsback and the Century of Science Fiction by Gary Westfahl Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The Amazing Transforming Superhero edited by Terrence R. Wandtke Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: The Necronomicon Tarot by Donald Tyson Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction edited by Jeff Prucher Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Tolkien and Shakespeare: Essays on Shared Themes and Language edited by Janet Brennan Croft Alma A. Hromic
Non-Fiction: The Gospel According to Star Wars by John C. McDowell Steve Lazarowitz
Non-Fiction: The Hellraiser Films and Their Legacy by Paul Kane David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction edited by Jeff Prucher Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: The Company They Keep by Diana Pavlac Glyer Sherwood Smith
Non-Fiction: Worldcon Guest of Honor Speeches edited by Mike Resnick and Joe Siclari Jayme Lynn Blaschke
Non-Fiction: Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K. Dick by Lawrence Sutin Tom Marcinko
Non-Fiction: The Fabulous Women of Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell by Boris Vallejo & Julie Bell, and Anthony & David Palumbo Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The Existential Joss Whedon by J. Michael Richardson and J. Douglas Rabb Jakob Schmidt
Non-Fiction: You're Not Fooling Anyone When You Take Your Laptop to a Coffee Shop: Scalzi on Writing by John Scalzi Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: In Other Words by John Crowley Matthew Cheney
Non-Fiction: Ray Bradbury: The Life of Fiction by Jonathan R. Eller and William F. Touponce David Soyka
Non-Fiction: Dinosaurs in Fantastic Fiction by Allen A. Debus Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Getting Lost: Survival, Baggage and Starting Over in J.J. Abrams' Lost edited by Orson Scott Card Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: Prehistoric Humans in Film and Television by Michael Klossner Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: Roger Corman: Metaphysics on a Shoestring by Alain Silver and James Ursini David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Cover Story by John Picacio Jayme Lynn Blaschke
Non-Fiction: Technophobia!: Science Fiction Visions of Posthuman Technology by Daniel Dinello Paul Kincaid
Non-Fiction: Arts Unknown: The Life and Art of Lee Brown Coye by Luis Ortiz Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: Science Fiction Quotations edited by Gary Westfahl Greg L. Johnson
Non-Fiction: Wizardry & Wild Romance by Michael Moorcock Jayme Lynn Blaschke
Non-Fiction: The Science of Discworld III: Darwin's Watch by Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Watching Anime, Reading Manga by Fred Patten Kit O'Connell
Non-Fiction: The Pocket Essential Science Fiction Films by John Costello Kit O'Connell
Non-Fiction: American Science Fiction TV: Star Trek, Stargate, and Beyond by Jan Johnson-Smith Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: The Science Fiction Poetry Handbook by Suzette Haden Elgin Chris Przybyszewski
Non-Fiction: Moondust by Andrew Smith Stuart Carter
Non-Fiction: Isaac Asimov: A Life of the Grand Master of Science Fiction by Michael White Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Fresh Perspectives on the H.G. Wells Classic The War of the Worlds edited by Glenn Yeffeth Stuart Carter
Non-Fiction: The Anthology at the End of the Universe edited by Glenn Yeffeth Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Voices of Vision by Jayme Lynn Blaschke Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The Dharma of Star Wars by Matthew Bortolin Chris Przybyszewski
Non-Fiction: The Art of Halo by Eric S. Trautmann and Frank O'Connor Chris Przybyszewski
Non-Fiction: Wild Things They Don't Tell Us by Reg Presley Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: The Crazy Years by Spider Robinson Kit O'Connell
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Weapons and Technology by W. Haden Blackman David Maddox
Non-Fiction: The New Masters of Fantasy 2004 Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Understanding Middle Earth by Michael Martinez Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: The Discontinuity Guide by Paul Cornell, Martin Day & Keith Topping Chris Przybyszewski
Non-Fiction: A Blazing World by Jess Nevins Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Projections: Science Fiction in Literature and Film edited by Lou Anders Matthew Cheney
Non-Fiction: Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide by Leon Nielsen Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: Terry Pratchett's Discworld Collector's Edition 2005 Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Horror and Mystery Photoplay Editions and Magazine Fictionizations by Thomas Mann Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: Urban Legends: Strange Stories Behind Modern Myths Chris Przybyszewski
Non-Fiction: The Air Loom Gang by Mike Jay Donna McMahon
Non-Fiction: Men of Tomorrow by Gerard Jones Hank Luttrell
Non-Fiction: The Gernsback Days by Mike Ashley and Robert A.W. Lowndes Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Sometimes The Magic Works by Terry Brooks Nathan Brazil
Non-Fiction: The Essential Guide to Werewolf Literature by Brian J. Frost Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: John W. Campbell's Golden Age of Science Fiction Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writer's Weekly Calendar 2004 edited by Karen J. Gould Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: Geek Confidential by Rick Klaw Neil Walsh
Non-Fiction: Dreamer of Dune by Brian Herbert David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Up Through an Empty House of Stars by David Langford Martin Lewis
Non-Fiction: Arthurian Sites in the West by C.A. Ralegh Radford & Michael J. Swanton Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: The Science of Superman by Mark Wolverton, edited by Roger Stern David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Why Paint Cats: The Ethics of Feline Aesthetics by Burton Silver and Heather Busch Peter D. Tillman
Non-Fiction: The Babylon 5: Crusade Episode Guide by Sandy Van Densen and Loriann DeGiacomo David Maddox
Non-Fiction: The Magical Worlds of the Lord of the Rings by David Colbert Alma A. Hromic
Non-Fiction: Fantasy and Horror edited by Neil Barron William Thompson
Non-Fiction: The Prisoner -- The Official Companion to the Classic TV Series by Robert Fairclough David Soyka
Non-Fiction: The Future of Spacetime by Stephen Hawking, Kip Thorne et.al. Peter D. Tillman
Non-Fiction: Karel Čapek. Life and Work by Ivan Klíma Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: Techno Life 2020 by Lois H. Gresh A.L. Sirois
Non-Fiction: The New Critical Idiom: Science Fiction by Adam Roberts Martin Lewis
Non-Fiction: The Science of Science-Fiction Writing by James Gunn Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: Hooking the Reader by Sharon Rendell-Smock Charlene Brusso
Non-Fiction: Doctor Who Regeneration by Philip Segal with Gary Russell David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Best of the Web 2000 Trent Walters
Non-Fiction: The Arthurian Companion by Phyllis Ann Karr William Thompson
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: The Essential Guide to Alien Species by Ann Margaret Lewis David Maddox
Non-Fiction: Horror of the 20th Century by Robert Weinberg Lisa Brunetta
Non-Fiction: Alien: The Complete Illustrated Screenplay by Dan O'Bannon Marc Goldstein
Non-Fiction: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places by Alberto Manguel and Gianni Guadalupi Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: On Writing by Stephen King Hank Luttrell
Non-Fiction: Man of Two Worlds by Julius Schwartz with Brian M. Thomsen A.L. Sirois
Non-Fiction: Worlds without End by John S. Lewis Peter D. Tillman
Non-Fiction: Evolutionary Catastrophes by Vincent Courtillot Peter D. Tillman
Non-Fiction: Profiles of the Future by Arthur C. Clarke Stephen M. Davis
Non-Fiction: The Computers of Star Trek by Lois H. Gresh & Robert Weinberg Jonathan Fesmire
Non-Fiction: In the Beginning... Was the Command Line by Neal Stephenson Lisa DuMond
Non-Fiction: The Discworld Assassins' Guild Yearbook and Diary 2000 by Terry Pratchett & Stephen Briggs Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Hayao Miyazaki: Master of Japanese Animation by Helen McCarthy Lisa DuMond
Non-Fiction: The Sun, the Genome, and the Internet by Freeman J. Dyson Peter D. Tillman
Non-Fiction: Seek! by Rudy Rucker Greg L. Johnson
Non-Fiction: Black Holes & Time Warps by Kip Thorne Peter D. Tillman
Non-Fiction: Star Wars Episode I: Queen Amidala Paper Doll Book Jonathan Fesmire
Non-Fiction: The Twinkling of an Eye by Brian W. Aldiss Rich Horton
Non-Fiction: The Science of Discworld by Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Powers of the Mind by John and Anne Spencer Thomas Myer
Non-Fiction: Deep Time by Gregory Benford Jean-Louis Trudel
Non-Fiction: The Science of Star Wars by Jeanne Cavelos Jonathan Fesmire
Non-Fiction: Unexplained Natural Phenomena by Keith Tutt Thomas Myer
Non-Fiction: The Dictionary of Science Fiction Places by Brian Stableford Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: The Essential Guide to Droids by Daniel Wallace Jonathan Fesmire
Non-Fiction: No Limits and Packing Fraction by Julie E. Czerneda Jean-Louis Trudel
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: Incredible Cross-Sections by David West Reynolds Steve Lazarowitz
Non-Fiction: The Star Trek Cookbook by Ethan Phillips and William J. Birnes Jonathan Fesmire
Non-Fiction: The Necronomicon Files by Daniel Harms and John Wisdom Gonce, III Lisa DuMond
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary by David West Reynolds Steve Lazarowitz
Non-Fiction: The Anime Companion by Gilles Poitras Lisa DuMond
Non-Fiction: Star Trek Deep Space Nine Technical Manual by Herman Zimmerman, Rick Sternbach, Doug Drexler Greg L. Johnson
Non-Fiction: The Science of the X-Files by Jeanne Cavelos Todd Richmond
Non-Fiction: The Sci-Fi Channel Encyclopedia of TV Science Fiction by Roger Fulton and John Gregory Betancourt Steve Lazarowitz
Non-Fiction: Piercing the Darkness: Undercover with Vampires in America Today by Katherine Ramsland Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: All I Need To Know About Filmmaking I Learned From The Toxic Avenger by Lloyd Kaufman and James Gunn Chris Donner
Non-Fiction: The Secret Life of Rubber-Suit Monsters by Robin Pen Lisa DuMond
Non-Fiction: Immortality by Dr. Ben Bova Todd Jackson
Non-Fiction: Spaceflight Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Arthur C. Clarke & Lord Dunsany: A Correspondence edited by Keith Allen Daniels Georges T. Dodds
Non-Fiction: All the Other Things I Really Need to Know I Learned from Watching Star Trek: The Next Generation by Dave Marinaccio Alexander von Thorn
Non-Fiction: The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of by Thomas M. Disch David Soyka
Non-Fiction: Werewolf Players Guide edited by Ed Hall and Allison Sturms Alexander von Thorn
Non-Fiction: The Official Godzilla Compendium by J.D. Lees and Marc Cerasini Marc Goldstein
Non-Fiction: Klingon for the Galactic Traveler by Marc Okrand Alexander von Thorn
Non-Fiction: Conceiving the Heavens by Melissa Scott Mark Shainblum
Non-Fiction: Star Wars: The Magic of Myth by Mary Henderson Thomas F. Cunningham
Non-Fiction: Infinite Worlds:
The Fantastic Visions of Science Fiction Art
by Vincent di Fate
Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: The Star Trek Encyclopedia by Michael Okuda and Denise Okuda Wayne MacLaurin
Non-Fiction: Star Trek, The Next Generation: The Continuing Mission by Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens Wayne MacLaurin
Non-Fiction: The World of Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan & Teresa Patterson Jim Seidman
Non-Fiction: Planet Quest by Ken Croswell Steven H Silver
Non-Fiction: Witnessed by Budd Hopkins Lela Olszewski
Non-Fiction: Under the Black Flag by David Cordingly Neil Walsh
Non-Fiction: The Universe Below by William J. Broad Stephen M. Davis
Non-Fiction: The Meaning of Star Trek by Thomas Richards Neil Walsh


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