nonfiction nonfiction  /nɑn ˈfɪk ʃən/


  • (n) prose writing that is not fictional


  1. She is also the star, and in a way the director, of this soul-roiling nonfiction film by Carl Deal and Tina Lessin.
  2. I still believe nonfiction is the most important literature to come out of the second half of the 20th century.


  1. REVIEW: "The Boys in the Boat,’’ by Daniel James Brown

    NONFICTION: The story behind the nine American rowers who competed in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Top-selling books

    For the week ending June 9, 'Inferno' by Dan Brown leads the fiction chart, while 'Happy, Happy, Happy,' by Phil Robertson tops nonfiction sales.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

  3. Rediscover this Leader in Nonfiction Media Content

    Rediscover this Leader in Nonfiction Media Content        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

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