New York Times Bestsellers – NonFiction

New York Times  Bestsellers – NonFiction with e-Books

This Week Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction Weeks On List
1 THE GLASS CASTLE THE GLASS CASTLE, by Jeannette Walls.

The author recalls a bizarre childhood. Originally published in 2005 and the basis of a forthcoming movie.

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2 HILLBILLY ELEGY HILLBILLY ELEGY, by JD Vance.

A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood.

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3 AL FRANKEN, GIANT OF THE SENATE AL FRANKEN, GIANT OF THE SENATE, by Al Franken.

A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer.

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4 ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY, by Neil deGrasse Tyson.

A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.

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5 WHY BUDDHISM IS TRUE WHY BUDDHISM IS TRUE, by Robert Wright.

The latest neuroscience and psychology research is used to support the assertion that Buddhist meditation and practice can lead to a deeper understanding of the world.

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6 KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON, by David Grann.

The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.

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7 THE BIG LIE THE BIG LIE, by Dinesh D'Souza.

The conservative commentator argues that the American left is a fascist threat.

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8 DEVIL'S BARGAIN DEVIL'S BARGAIN, by Joshua Green.

A deeply reported account of the relationship between Donald Trump and his strategist, Steve Bannon.

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9 THE BOOK OF JOY THE BOOK OF JOY, by Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu.

A discussion between two spiritual leaders about how to find joy in the face of suffering.

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10 OPTION B OPTION B, by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant.

Sandberg’s experience after her husband’s sudden death and Grant’s psychological research combine to provide insight on facing adversity and building resilience.

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11 THE RADIUM GIRLS THE RADIUM GIRLS, by Kate Moore.

A group of female factory workers get a nickname from the effects of radium paint used at their jobs. Years later, their illnesses are the grounds for a fight for workers' rights.

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12 DIANA DIANA, by Andrew Morton.

A biography of the Princess of Wales, who died at the age of 36 in 1997. Originally published in 1992.

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13 JUST MERCY JUST MERCY, by Bryan Stevenson.

A law professor and MacArthur grant recipient’s memoir of his decades of work to free innocent people condemned to death.

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14 BORN A CRIME BORN A CRIME, by Trevor Noah.

A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show.”

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15 SAPIENS SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.

How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.

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