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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Turning Pointe

How a New Generation of Dancers Is Saving Ballet from Itself

by Chloe Angyal


How Capitalism Broke the Planet--And How We Fight Back

by Kate Aronoff

In the Shadow of the Ivory Tower

How Universities Are Plundering Our Cities

by Davarian L. Baldwin

The Disordered Cosmos

A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred

by Chanda Prescod-Weinstein

The New Age of Empire

How Racism and Colonialism Still Rule the World

by Kehinde Andrews

Work Won’t Love You Back

How Devotion to Our Jobs Keeps Us Exploited, Exhausted, and Alone

by Sarah Jaffe

It’s a Helluva Town

Joan K. Davidson, the J.M. Kaplan Fund, and the Fight for a Better New York

by Roberta Brandes Gratz

Brave New Home

Our Future in Smarter, Simpler, Happier Housing

by Diana Lind

Without Compromise

The Brave Journalism that First Exposed Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, and the American Epidemic of Corruption

by Wayne Barrett

Stakes Is High

Life After the American Dream

by Mychal Denzel Smith

In Defense of Looting

A Riotous History of Uncivil Action

by Vicky Osterweil


A Vindication of the Rights of Pregnant Women

by Lyz Lenz

Disposable City

Miami's Future on the Shores of Climate Catastrophe

by Mario Alejandro Ariza

More Perfect Reunion

Race, Integration, and the Future of America

by Calvin Baker

Mi Hermana

Cómo la transición de una hermana nos cambió a ambas

by Selenis Leyva & Marizol Leyva

Groom Will Keep His Name

And Other Vows I've Made About Race, Resistance, and Romance

by Matt Ortile

Antigone Rising

The Subversive Power of the Ancient Myths

by Helen Morales

No Justice in the Shadows

How America Criminalizes Immigrants

by Alina Das

The Shadow System

Mass Incarceration and the American Family

by Sylvia A. Harvey

A for Anonymous

How a Mysterious Hacker Collective Transformed the World

by David Kushner

My Sister

How One Sibling's Transition Changed Us Both

by Selenis Leyva & Marizol Leyva

La isla de la fantasia

El colonialismo, la explotacion y la traicion a Puerto Rico

by Ed Morales

More Noble Than War

A Soccer History of Israel-Palestine

by Nicholas Blincoe

Diversity, Inc.

The Failed Promise of a Billion-Dollar Business

by Pamela Newkirk