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Group tag: non-fiction

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Non-Fiction Readers

3,224 members

Devoted to those who enjoy reading non-fiction, even when they don't have to.

Ancient History

2,011 members

Group for talking about ancient history, particularly Greek and Roman, but also including that of other ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern peoples.

Biographies, Memoirs and Autobiographies

608 members

A great biography or memoir can be just as enthralling as any great work of fiction, so please tell your favorites and let's share the wealth.

American History

520 members

A group for those who dig American History. From colonial to Vietnam.

Reading Through Time

116 members

Come and jump through history with us. This is a group for anyone who loves to read about history. We have monthly themes chosen and hosted by our members as well as a separate quarterly time period…

American Civil War

431 members

For those studying the great American Civil War that tested whether that nation, or any nation, so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure. Welcome Rebels and Yankees, bluebellies and graybacks!…

Bestsellers over the Years

93 members

I want to see how old fiction bestsellers have stood the test of time in the past 60 years or so. I will enter the ten bestsellers from a selected year and then look up to see how many are owned…

THE ANYTHING CULINARY BOOK GROUP

139 members

Food is a magnet....It draws visitors to the kitchen, and readers to a book whether it is a cookbook with tremendous recipes, cozy mysteries with a talented cook, or a novel about a family eating in…

Non-Fiction Challenge / Journal

66 members

The Non-Fiction Challenge is for anyone who wants to focus on non-fiction, either exclusively or in a separate location that won't be lost in a sea of fiction. There is no requirement, or even…

Grade 7 ELA

53 members

This private group is for students to communicate their ideas, preferences, and thoughts about books.

True Crime, Memoirs

5 members

This is a group for people who love to Read about crime, any crime, and memoirs, any memoirs. I try to keep things loose and easy, I don't mind off topic, I realize some people don't like a steady…

Amateur Historians (Dormant)

143 members

History is not only a discipline to be carried out in formal academic circles. It is a discipline widely relevant to every day life and interesting to people of all sorts of different vocations. This…

True Crime (Dormant)

105 members

Non-fiction about real crimes, serial killers, psychopaths, run-of-the-mill murders, and the like. Some representative authors include Ann Rule (the queen of true crime), Carlton Stowers, Carlton…

Reading the World (Dormant)

26 members

This is a group for those of us who want to explore the world through non-fiction; history, biography, natural history, as long as it isn't fiction it's fair game! (See the active Reading Globally…

Charity/Thrift Shop & Library Purchases (Dormant)

29 members

Charity/thrift shops and library sales are a great place to find books at a very reasonable price. This group is for anyone who would like to tell us what you find in your local charity/thrift shops…

Alexander the Great (Dormant)

55 members

Books and talk about Alexander of Macedon, the most important figure of ancient history... dammit.

Presidential Literature (Dormant)

33 members

Examines, analyzes, and discusses presidental autobiographies, biographies, historical and other writings by and about presidents.

RoyalReaders (Dormant)

32 members

This group is for people who love reading about royalty, past or present.

Letters & diaries (Dormant)

23 members

A group for the intellectual gossip who enjoys peering into the private lives of artists by reading texts that could never be published before the author's death.

Non-Fiction Writers (Dormant)

7 members

A group for writers of non-fiction. Before posting to the group, please introduce yourself in the Member Introductions 2015 thread below.

Parapsychology (Dormant)

8 members

A term coined by psychologist Max Dessoir and popularized as a replacement for the earlier term "psychical research". "Parapsychology is a discipline that seeks to investigate the existence and…

Canonical Literature for Each Discipline (Dormant)

1 member

This group is to discuss and recommend the canonical literature for each discipline of study. It is intended to contain non-fiction titles. It should focus on either the classics of each discipline…

elementary teachers using canadian literature (Dormant)

2 members

A place for educators to recommend children's literature for others to use in classrooms from kindergarten to Grade 7 and how they use these books in their classrooms.

Korean Authors and Literature (Dormant)

1 member

Discussion about Korean authors and literature. Please ONLY post topics of this nature here.

NYC 20s/30s Writers Group NYC 20s/30s Writers Group (Dormant)

4 members

We are two writers in our mid-late 20s looking for other NYC-based writers in theirs 20s-30s to join our group! We want to meet twice a month or more to discuss each other's work. We are happy to…

Great Sea Stories (Dormant)

0 members

Anyone who is fascinated by, has been to sea or dreamt of going to sea will enjoy this resource group. Please recommend authors who've written sea stories or books. That includes naval or war battles…

 

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