10 Best Non-Fiction Books
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer. A Chronological events that happened during the climbing season of 1996 where numerous individuals attempt to ascend Mt. Everest. The Author gives a stunning account of how he conquer the highest mountain in the world.
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. A Story of a Woman whose cancer cells lives decades beyond her years. An eye opening book which immortalized Henrietta Lacks by using her cancer cells without her consent, and saved thousands of lives.
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand. An Amazing World War II Survival Story about an Olympic athlete Louie Zamperini, who served as a bombardier during the war. Zamperini ended up living a long life and give inspirations.
The Emperor of All Maladies by Sidhartha Mukherjee. An award winning book about history and mechanics of cancer. The Author enlightens the readers about the dark and light side of cancer through the lives of cancer patients and the doctors who struggles to defeat this complicated disease.
Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell. A fascinating book that tell the readers why some people succeed and some don't. The author points out why people need opportunity to be successful.