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TIME Magazine Best Nonfiction Books of 2009

The TIME Magazine Best Nonfiction Books of 2009 are listed below. The star rating and number of reviews are from Amazon.com. In parentheses after the star rating and number of reviews are the number of pages in the book and any other awards that the book was a finalist for. Award names in red indicate the the book was the winner of that award. Click the buy from Amazon.com link to be taken to the Amazon.com website where you can purchase the book from the premier online bookseller.

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TIME Magazine Best Nonfiction Books of 2009
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science by Richard Holmes
132 reviews (2009) (576p) (NBCCA Non) (NYTimes Non) (TIME Non) (ALA Non)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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D-Day: The Battle for Normandy by Antony Beevor
130 reviews (2009) (608p) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=0 UnqBooks=0 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=0 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Lit: A Memoir by Mary Karr
163 reviews (2009) (400p) (NYTimes Non) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=0 UnqBooks=0 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=0 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays by Zadie Smith
19 reviews (2009) (320p) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World by Liaquat Ahamed
293 reviews (2009) (576p) (PP His) (NYTimes Non) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=0 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth by Apostolos Doxiadis
127 reviews (2009) (352p) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=0 UnqBooks=0 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=0 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Manhood for Amateurs: The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father, and Son by Michael Chabon
56 reviews (2009) (320p) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Strength in What Remains by Tracy Kidder
240 reviews (2009) (304p) (NBCCA Non) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Cooking Dirty: A Story of Life, Sex, Love and Death in the Kitchen by Jason Sheehan
15 reviews (2009) (368p) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=0 UnqBooks=0 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=0 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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John Cheever: A Life by Blake Bailey
43 reviews (2009) (784p) (PP Bio) (NBCCA Bio) (TIME Non)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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