New Arrivals: NYT Nonfiction Bestsellers

New York Times Bestsellers - Nonfiction

This Week Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction Weeks On List
1 KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL, by Anthony Bourdain.

A memoir-exposé of the restaurant world. Originally published in 2000.

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2 CALYPSO CALYPSO, by David Sedaris.

A collection of comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house dubbed the Sea Section.

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3 THE SOUL OF AMERICA THE SOUL OF AMERICA, by Jon Meacham.

The present political climate is contextualized through the lens of difficult moments in American history.

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4 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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5 THE SUN DOES SHINE THE SUN DOES SHINE, by Anthony Ray Hinton with Lara Love Hardin.

A wrongfully imprisoned man on death row becomes a beacon to his fellow inmates.

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6 TRUMP'S AMERICA TRUMP'S AMERICA, by Newt Gingrich.

The former speaker of the House’s views on the achievements of and obstacles facing the current administration.

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7 HOW TO CHANGE YOUR MIND HOW TO CHANGE YOUR MIND, by Michael Pollan.

A personal account of how psychedelics might help the mentally ill and people dealing with everyday challenges.

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8 LINCOLN'S LAST TRIAL LINCOLN'S LAST TRIAL, by Dan Abrams and David Fisher.

The 1859 courtroom battle in which Abraham Lincoln defended the murderer of his protégé.

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9 THE WORLD AS IT IS THE WORLD AS IT IS, by Ben Rhodes.

A memoir by the former speechwriter and deputy national security advisor to President Obama.

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10 THE RESTLESS WAVE THE RESTLESS WAVE, by John McCain and Mark Salter.

A memoir by the Republican senator from Arizona.

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11 EDUCATED EDUCATED, by Tara Westover.

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

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12 SAPIENS SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.

How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.

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13 BAD BLOOD BAD BLOOD, by John Carreyrou.

The rise and fall of Theranos, the biotech startup that failed to deliver on its promise to make blood testing more efficient.

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14 FACTFULNESS FACTFULNESS, by Hans Rosling with Ola Rosling and Anna Rosling Ronnlund.

A look at our biases and the argument for why the world is in a better state than we might think.

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15 THREE DAYS IN MOSCOW THREE DAYS IN MOSCOW, by Bret Baier and Catherine Whitney.

The Fox News anchor describes Ronald Reagan’s 1988 visit to the Soviet capital.

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