NYT Best Sellers List – Non-Fiction

Below is a list of  New York Times best sellers for both Fiction and Nonfiction.

New York Best Sellers – Non-Fiction With e-Books

This Week Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction Weeks On List
1 THINGS THAT MATTER THINGS THAT MATTER, by Charles Krauthammer.

Three decades’ worth of essays from the recently deceased conservative columnist.

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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 KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL, by Anthony Bourdain.

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

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4 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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5 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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6 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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7 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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8 SAPIENS SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.

How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.

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9 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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10 BARRACOON BARRACOON, by Zora Neale Hurston.

A previously unpublished, first-person account of a man who was enslaved 50 years after the slave trade was banned.

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11 THE PLOT TO DESTROY DEMOCRACY THE PLOT TO DESTROY DEMOCRACY, by Malcolm Nance.

The former U.S. intelligence officer describes the tools and techniques used by Vladimir Putin to affect the 2016 election.

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12 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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13 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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14 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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15 I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK, by Michelle McNamara.

The late true-crime journalist's search for the serial murderer and rapist known as "the Golden State Killer."

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