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

Read a memoir by someone from a religious tradition (or lack of religious tradition) that is not your own
All books added to this prompt

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood

Trevor Noah

nonfiction Memoir
emotional funny informative reflective fast-paced

My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me

Mahvish Rukhsana Khan

nonfiction Biography Memoir Politics
dark emotional informative medium-paced

The Complete Persepolis (Persepolis, #1-4)

Marjane Satrapi, Mattias Ripa, Blake Ferris, Anjali Singh

nonfiction Comics Graphic Novel Memoir
challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

How to Cure a Ghost

Fariha Roisin, Monica Ramos

nonfiction LGBTQIA+ Poetry
challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

The Fire Next Time

James Baldwin

nonfiction Essays History Race
challenging informative reflective slow-paced

The City of Brass (The Daevabad Trilogy, #1)

S.A. Chakraborty

fiction Fantasy
adventurous mysterious slow-paced

Maus II: And Here My Troubles Began (Maus, #2)

Art Spiegelman

nonfiction Comics History
emotional reflective sad slow-paced

Maus: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History (Maus, #1)

Art Spiegelman

nonfiction Comics History
emotional reflective sad slow-paced

Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen

Amrou Al-Kadhi

nonfiction LGBTQIA+ Memoir
emotional hopeful inspiring reflective medium-paced

We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir

Samra Habib

nonfiction LGBTQIA+ Memoir
challenging inspiring reflective medium-paced