New York Times Bestsellers - Nonfiction
|This Week||Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction||Weeks On List|
|1||LEONARDO DA VINCI, by Walter Isaacson.
A biography of the Italian Renaissance polymath which connects his work in various disciplines.
|2||ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY, by Neil deGrasse Tyson.
A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.
|3||GRANT, by Ron Chernow.
A biography of the Union general of the Civil War and two-term president of the United States.
|4||OBAMA, by Pete Souza.
More than 300 pictures of the former president by his White House photographer, with behind-the-scenes stories.
|5||SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
|6||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.
|7||PROMISE ME, DAD, by Joe Biden.
The former vice president recalls his toughest year in office, as his son battled brain cancer.
|8||ANDREW JACKSON AND THE MIRACLE OF NEW ORLEANS, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger.
Major General Jackson takes on the British in Louisiana.
|9||KILLING ENGLAND, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.
Major events and battles during the Revolutionary War are told from several perspectives.
|10||BOBBY KENNEDY, by Chris Matthews.
The New York senator's journey from his formative years to his tragic run for president.
|11||SISTERS FIRST, by Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush.
How the twin daughters of former president George W. Bush grew up in the public eye.
|12||WHAT HAPPENED, by Hillary Rodham Clinton.
An inside look at her campaign and how she recovered in its aftermath.
|13||COLLUSION, by Luke Harding.
The British journalist recounts his meeting with the former MI6 officer Christopher Steele and makes his case for a connection between Moscow and Donald Trump.
|14||ENDURANCE, by Scott Kelly.
A memoir by the retired astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station.
|15||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.