By Dayton Literary Peace Prize

Nonfiction Finalists

Lolas' House: Filipino Women Living with War

M. Evelina Galang


The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life, Freedom, and Justice

Lara Love Hardin and Anthony Ray Hinton


Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

David W. Blight


Educated: A Memoir

Tara Westover


The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father

Kao Kalia Yang


The Hundred-Year Walk: An Armenian Odyssey

Dawn Anahid Mackeen


The Reason You Walk: A Memoir

Wab Kinew


The Other Side

Lacy M Johnson


Men We Reaped

Jesmyn Ward


Thank You for Your Service

David Finkel


Burying the Typewriter: A Memoir

Carmen Bugan


Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Katherine Boo