Familiar with doing readers advisory for fiction but not for nonfiction? Why should fiction get all the attention? Nonfiction books can be just as fun to read too. For doing readers advisory for nonfiction, here’s a valuable reference tool: The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Nonfiction by Neal Wyatt, published by ALA Editions.
This is a quick review of a book that looks like it’s definitely worth checking out. I took a course called “resources for adults.” We spent one week on RA for each genre, with nonfiction treated as a genre. I’m sure there’s so much more to consider than that!