Bold Type Books is a publishing project committed to challenging power through narrative nonfiction. A partnership between Type Media Center and PublicAffairs (Hachette Book Group), our imprint champions revelatory, ambitious, and provocative books that strive toward meaningful social and political change.

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First Amendment Felon

The Story of Frank Wilkinson, His 132,000 Page FBI File and His Epic Fight for Civil Rights and Liberties

by Robert Sherill

Imperial America

Reflections on the United States of Amnesia

by Gore Vidal

Against the Beast

A Documentary History of American Opposition to Empire

by John Nichols

Hole in the World

An Unfolding Story of War, Protest and the New American Order

by Jonathan Schell

A People’s History of Science

Miners, Midwives, and Low Mechanicks

by Clifford D. Conner

Blood, Class and Empire

The Enduring Anglo-American Relationship

by Christopher Hitchens

Antiwar Soldier

How to Dissent Within the Ranks of the Military

by Jonathan W Hutto

Beam Me Up, Jesus

A Heathen's Guide to the Rapture

by Jim Gerard

The Big Empty

Dialogues on Politics, Sex, God, Boxing, Morality, Myth, Poker and Bad Conscience in America

by Norman Mailer

The Motherhood Manifesto

What America's Moms Want -- and What To Do About It

by Joan Blades & Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner

I See Black People

The Rise and Fall of African American-Owned Television and Radio

by Kristal B Zook

Black Women’s Lives

Stories of Pain and Power

by Kristal Brent Zook

Imaginary Weapons

A Journey Through the Pentagon's Scientific Underworld

by Sharon Weinberger

The Impeachment of George W. Bush

A Practical Guide for Concerned Citizens

by Elizabeth Holtzman


Why Americans are Sucked by White House Lies

by Nicholas von Hoffman

Fighting Words

A Toolkit for Combating the Religious Right

by Robin Morgan

Before the Storm

Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus

by Rick Perlstein

Waging Peace

The Art of War for the Antiwar Movement

by Scott Ritter

A Quiet Revolution

The First Palestinian Intifada and Nonviolent Resistance

by Mary Elizabeth King

End of Romance

A Memoir of Love, Sex, and the Mystery of the Violin

by Norma Barzman

The Good, the Bad and the Dolce Vita

The Adventures of an Actor in Hollywood, Paris and Rome

by Mickey Knox

Collateral Damage

America's War Against Iraqi Civilians

by Chris Hedges

The Gods that Failed

How Blind Faith in Markets Has Cost Us Our Future

by Larry Eliott


How Greed and Corruption Shattered Our Financial System and How We Can Recover

by Katrina vanden Heuvel