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Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List

The purpose of the Texas Topaz Reading List is to provide children and adults with recommended nonfiction titles that stiumlate reading for pleasure and personal learning. It is intended for recreational reaading and is not designed to support any partic

2019 Adult Reading List (May include Young Adult) By Title

  • Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
  • Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo"
  • The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny
  • Blood in the Water: the Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy
  • Broad Band: the Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet
  • Buttermilk Graffiti: a Chef's Journey to Discover America's New Melting-Pot Cuisine



  • Ali : A Life
  • American Life Me : Reflections on Life Between Cultures
  • American Wolf : a True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West

2019 Texas Topaz Reading List - Youth (Easy-Young Adult) by Title