Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and The Bookish. Every week they post a new topic/top ten list and invite everyone to share their own answers. I'm so obsessed with lists - so it makes perfect sense that I'd love this feature!
Top Ten Books I'd Give to Readers
Who Have Never Read Non-Fiction
1. The Hiding Place by Corrie ten Boom - A family becomes leaders in the Dutch Underground - hiding Jewish people in their home during WWII - before being caught and sent to concentration camps.
2. The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith Hahn Beer - A Jewish woman marries a Nazi and must survive by hiding in plain sight - an entirely new perspective on WWII. | My Review
3. The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank - The moving journal of a young Jewish girl in hiding during WWII - heartbreaking, compelling and incredible.
4. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand - An incredible story of one man's survival and strength during WWII - and one of the best books that I have ever read. | My Review
5. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot - The story of one woman's cells, their contribution to science and how an almost unknown woman changed the face of medicine. | My Review
6. The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls - An unforgettable memoir of one woman's dysfunctional family and unconventional childhood that still reveals the bonds of family and power of love.
8. There is No Me Without You by Melissa Fay Greene - The story of the HIV/AIDS crisis in Ethiopia - told through story of one woman and the orphans she houses. | My Review
9. The Lost Girls by Jennifer Baggett, Holly Corbett and Amanda Pressner - Three friends take one year to travel the world - documenting their adventures along the way. | My Review
10. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling - Hilarious and touching essays on Mindy's childhood, life and random observations - one of my favorite "memoirs."