Book Riot's 2020 Read Harder Challenge , hosted by thestorygraph

Read a YA nonfiction book
All books added to this prompt

Brown Girl Dreaming

Jacqueline Woodson

nonfiction memoir poetry
emotional hopeful reflective medium-paced

337 pages | first published 2014

We Should All Be Feminists

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

nonfiction essays feminism
informative inspiring reflective fast-paced

52 pages | first published 2014

I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

Christina Lamb, Malala Yousafzai

nonfiction autobiography feminism
emotional inspiring medium-paced

327 pages | first published 2012

The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank

nonfiction autobiography classics history memoir
dark emotional reflective sad medium-paced

283 pages | first published 1947

The Library Book

Susan Orlean

nonfiction history
informative medium-paced

336 pages | first published 2018

This Is What I Know about Art

Pocket Change Collective

Kimberly Drew, Ashley Lukashevsky

nonfiction art memoir race
informative inspiring reflective fast-paced

64 pages | first published 2020

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

Bryan Stevenson

nonfiction memoir politics
challenging emotional informative reflective medium-paced

336 pages | first published 2014

The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

Simon Singh

nonfiction history mathematics science
informative slow-paced

412 pages | first published 1999

All Boys Aren't Blue

George M. Johnson

nonfiction lgbtqia+ memoir
challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

320 pages | first published 2020

This One Summer

Jillian Tamaki, Mariko Tamaki

fiction comics young adult
emotional reflective fast-paced

320 pages | first published 2014