Best Nonfiction of 2022

Here is part two of my own favorites of 2022 list: the nonfiction picks! See my previous post for the break down of how diversely I read and what metrics I use.

*drum roll* Best Nonfiction Books of 2022

I read some really good books this year! Here are 10 of my favorite nonfiction reads, superlative style (not all are new to 2022):

Black Skinhead: Reflections on Blackness and Our Political Future by Brandi Collins-Dexter

Book that fired me up the most

Black Skinhead: Reflections on Blackness and Our Political Future

by Brandi Collins-Dexter

(see my review here)

Book that changed the game

White Women: Everything You Already Know about Your Own Racism and How to Do Better

by Regina Jackson and Saira Rao

(I got to interview the authors, so you should check it out!)

White Women: Everything You Already Know about Your Own Racism and How to Do Better by Regina Jackson and Saira Rao
Why Didn't You Tell Me? by Carmen Rita Wong

A ride so wild it could have been fiction

Why Didn’t You Tell Me?

by Carmen Rita Wong

A really smart book that didn’t make me feel dumb

Some of My Best Friends: Essays on Lip Service

by Tajja Isen

(Another podcast interview I did!)

Some of My Best Friends: Essays on Lip Service by Tajja Isen

Honorable mentions

What were your favorite nonfiction books this year and how diversely did you read? What are your reading goals for 2023?

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