Top 10 Nonfiction Books of The Week – Families and DNA #theocbookgirl #nonfictionbookparty

Greetings & Salutations Dear Readers!

Welcome to my *NEW* Friday series! Each week I’ll be featuring 10 Nonfiction Books with a common theme or subgenre. This week I’m featuring ten titles on Families & DNA.

  1. The Genome Defense: Inside the Epic Legal Battle to Determine Who Owns Your DNA by Jorge L. Contreras
  2. The DNA Guide for Adoptees: How to use genealogy and genetics to uncover your roots, connect with your biological family, and better understand your medical history by Brianne Kirkpatrick
  3. The Milkman’s Son: A Memoir of Family History. a DNA Mystery. a Story of Paternal Love. by Randy Lindsay (Shadow Mountain)
  4. A Broken Tree: How DNA Exposed a Family’s Secrets by Stephen F. Anderson (Rowman & Littlefield)
  5. The Lost Family: How DNA Testing Is Upending Who We Are by Libby Copeland (Abrams Press)
  6. Random Families: Genetic Strangers, Sperm Donor Siblings, and the Creation of New Kin by Rosanna Hertz (Oxford University Press)
  7. The Genetic Lottery: Why DNA Matters for Social Equality by Kathryn Paige Harden (Princeton University Press)
  8. Normal Family: On Truth, Love, and How I Met My 35 Siblings by Chrysta Bilton (Little, Brown & Company)
  9. Ancestor Trouble: A Reckoning and a Reconciliation by Maud Newton (Random House)
  10. Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love by Dani Shapiro (Anchor Books)

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