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New York Times Bestsellers - Non-Fiction

Description: Bookshare is pleased to offer the top 10 non-fiction books from the New York Times bestseller list on a monthly basis. Books are added in as they become available. The month corresponds to the first time they appeared on the list.


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Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)

by David Sedaris

One of the most anticipated books of 2017: Boston Globe, New York Times Book Review, New York's "Vulture", The Week, Bustle, BookRiotDavid Sedaris tells all in a book that is, literally, a lifetime in the makingFor forty years, David Sedaris has

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Teammate: My Journey in Baseball and a World Series for the Ages

by Don Yaeger and David Ross and Theo Epstein

Packed with "compelling inside stories" (Chicago Tribune), Teammate is the inspiring memoir from "Grandpa Rossy," the veteran catcher who became the heart and soul of the 2016 Chicago Cubs championship team.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Papi: My Story

by David Ortiz and Michael Holley

An entertaining, unfiltered memoir by one of the game’s greatest, most clutch sluggers and beloved personalities David “Big Papi” Ortiz is a baseball icon and one of the most popular figures ever to play the game.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Jackie's Girl: My Life with the Kennedy Family

by Kathy Mckeon

An endearing coming-of-age memoir by a young woman who spent thirteen years as Jackie Kennedy’s personal assistant and occasional nanny—and the lessons about life and love she learned from the glamorous first lady.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating

by Alan Alda

Alan Alda, the award-winning actor and bestselling author, tells us the fascinating story of his quest to learn how to communicate better, and to teach others to do the same.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons

by Neil Strauss and Kevin Hart

Superstar comedian and Hollywood box office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. Some of those words include: the, a, for, above, and even even.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

by Roxane Gay

From the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill

by Candice Millard

From New York Times bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic and The River of Doubt, a thrilling narrative of Winston Churchill's extraordinary and little-known exploits during the Boer War At age twenty-four, Winston Churchill was utterly

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom

by Condoleezza Rice

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Arial} From the former secretary of state and bestselling author -- a sweeping look at the global struggle for democracy and why America must continue to support the cause of human freedom.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Democracy Now!: Twenty Years Covering the Movements Changing America

by Amy Goodman and David Goodman and Denis Moynihan

A celebration of the acclaimed television and radio news program Democracy Now! and the extraordinary movements and heroes who have moved our democracy forward.In 1996 Amy Goodman began hosting a show on Pacifica Radio called Democracy Now!

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court

by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explores his 50-year friendship with Coach John Wooden, one of the most enduring and meaningful relationships in sports history.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom

by Thomas E. Ricks

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author comes a dual biography of Winston Churchill and George Orwell, who preserved democracy from the threats of authoritarianism, from the left and right alike.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

by Steven Pinker

Faced with the ceaseless stream of news about war, crime, and terrorism, one could easily think we live in the most violent age ever seen.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: June

Al Franken, Giant of the Senate

by Al Franken

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Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

This Fight Is Our Fight: The Battle to Save America's Middle Class

by Elizabeth Warren

The fiery U.S.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign

by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes

It was never supposed to be this close. And of course she was supposed to win. How Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 election to Donald Trump is the tragic story of a sure thing gone off the rails.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy

by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant

From Facebook’s COO and Wharton’s top-rated professor, the #1 New York Times best-selling authors of Lean In and Originals: a powerful, inspiring, and practical book about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

The Operator: The Seal Team Operative And The Mission That Changed The World

by Robert O'Neill

A stirringly evocative, thought-provoking, and often jaw-dropping account of SEAL Team Operator Robert O’Neill’s awe-inspiring 400-mission career.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

The Operator: Firing the Shots that Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior

by Robert O'Neill

A stirringly evocative, thought-provoking, and often jaw-dropping account, The Operator ranges across SEAL Team Operator Robert O’Neill’s awe-inspiring four-hundred-mission career, which included his involvement in attempts to rescue “Lone Survivor”

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

by David Grann

From New Yorker staff writer David Grann, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, a twisting, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history In the 1920s, the richest people

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI

by David Grann

‘A riveting true story of greed, serial murder and racial injustice’ JON KRAKAUER ‘A fiercely entertaining mystery story and a wrenching exploration of evil’ KATE ATKINSON ‘A fascinating accountof a tragic and forgotten chapter in the history of the

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming

by Paul Hawken and Tom Steyer

The 100 most substantive solutions to reverse global warming, based on meticulous research by leading scientists and policymakers around the worldIn the face of widespread fear and apathy, an international coalition of researchers, professionals,

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

by Neil Degrasse Tyson

The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us?

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: May

The True Jesus: Uncovering the Divinity of Christ in the Gospels

by David Limbaugh

A New York Times Bestseller!"Who do you say that I am?" Uttered by Jesus Christ, this profound question has presented an age-old challenge to believers, skeptics, scholars, and rulers.

Date Added: 10/06/2017


Year: 2017

Month: April

Without Warning: A J. B. Collins Novel

by Joel C. Rosenberg

As he prepares to deliver the State of the Union address, the president of the United States is convinced the Islamic State is on the run, about to be crushed by American forces once and for all. But New York Times foreign correspondent J. B. Collins tells the president he's dead wrong. With the Middle East on fire, the Israeli prime minister dead, and Amman in ruins, Collins fears a catastrophic attack inside the American homeland is imminent.

Date Added: 07/14/2017


Year: 2017

Month: April


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