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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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Spain in Our Hearts

by Adam Hochschild

From the acclaimed, best-selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell: a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

Disrupted

by Dan Lyons

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Disrupted by Dan Lyons is the best book about Silicon Valley today."--Los Angeles Times"Wildly entertaining.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

The Sleep Revolution

by Arianna Huffington

We are in the midst of a sleep deprivation crisis, writes Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post. And this has profound consequences - on our health, our job performance, our relationships and our happiness.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

The Sleepwalkers

by Christopher Clark

On the morning of June 28, 1914, when Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie Chotek, arrived at Sarajevo railway station, Europe was at peace. Thirty-seven days later, it was at war.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

Elle & Coach

by Mark Dagostino and Stefany Shaheen

NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller"This book will inspire and encourage countless parents and children around the country. I loved it.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

Girls & Sex

by Peggy Orenstein

The author of the New York Times bestseller Cinderella Ate My Daughter offers a clear-eyed picture of the new sexual landscape girls face in the post-princess stage--high school through college--and reveals how they are negotiating it.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

Lost Girls

by Robert Kolker

Award-winning investigative reporter Robert Kolker delivers a haunting and humanizing account of the true-life search for a serial killer still at large on Long Island, in a compelling tale of unsolved murder and Internet prostitution.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

William Kamkwamba was born in Malawi, a country where magic ruled and modern science was mystery. It was also a land withered by drought and hunger, and a place where hope and opportunity were hard to find.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: April

Manning

by Peyton Manning and Archie Manning and John Underwood

The inspiring personal story of a family, an athletic tradition, and fifty years of a great all-American game.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Little Prisoners

by Casey Watson

From the Sunday Times bestselling author comes a harrowing and moving memoir about two innocent and frightened unfosterable children who do not know what it means to be loved. This is the third book in the series.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Notes from a Small Island

by Bill Bryson

A combination travel guide and loving crack at the mannered manners of Britain written by journalist and long-time resident Bryson whose whirlwind trip around the island before his return to America yielded a number of witty essays.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

A Mother's Reckoning

by Sue Klebold

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Playing to the Edge

by Michael V. Hayden

An unprecedented high-level master narrative of America's intelligence wars, from the only person ever to helm both CIA and NSA, at a time of heinous new threats and wrenching change For General Michael Hayden, playing to the edge means playing

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Conspiracies of the Ruling Class

by Lawrence B. Lindsey

An audacious and desperately needed primer on how America's Ruling Class have upended the Constitution and taken over our country--and how we must unite to regain control of our liberty.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Smarter Faster Better

by Charles Duhigg

From the author of the New York Times bestselling phenomenon The Power of Habit comes a fascinating new book that explores the science of productivity, and why, in today's world, managing how you think--rather than what you think--can transform your

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Malcolm X

With its first great victory in the landmark Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, the civil rights movement gained the powerful momentum it needed to sweep forward into its crucial decade, the 1960s.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

American Girls

by Nancy Jo Sales

Instagram. Whisper. Yik Yak. Vine. YouTube. Kik. Ask.fm. Tinder. The dominant force in the lives of girls coming of age in America today is social media.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

The Immortal Irishman

by Timothy Egan

From the National Book Award-winning and best-selling author Timothy Egan comes the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishman in nineteenth-century America.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Fall of the Dynasties

by Edmond Taylor

On June 28, 1914, in the dusty Balkan town of Sarajevo, an assassin fired two shots. In the next five minutes, as the stout middle-aged Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Habsburg, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, and his wife bled to death, a dynasty--and with it, a whole way of life--began to topple.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

The Wilderness Warrior

by Douglas Brinkley

In this groundbreaking epic biography, Douglas Brinkley draws on never-before-published materials to examine the life and achievements of our "naturalist president.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

White Dresses

by Mary Pflum Peterson

A poignant memoir of three generations of women and the white dresses that adorned them As a successful journalist at Good Morning America, Mary Pflum Peterson's persona is at odds with her complicated childhood, where she watched her brilliant

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

The Man Who Broke Napoleon's Codes

by Mark Urban

History books report--and rightly so--that it was the strategic and intelligence-gathering brilliance of the Duke of Wellington (who began his military career as Arthur Wellesley) that culminated in Britain's defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

The Taliban Shuffle

by Kim Barker

A true-life Catch-22 set in the deeply dysfunctional countries of Afghanistan and Pakistan, by one of the region's longest-serving correspondents.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

The Informant

by Kurt Eichenwald

From an award-winning New York Times investigative reporter comes an outrageous story of greed, corruption, and conspiracy--which left the FBI and Justice Department counting on the cooperation of one man . . .

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March

Smarter Faster Better

by Charles Duhigg

From the bestselling author of The Power of Habit comes a fascinating new book exploring the science of productivity, and why, in today's world, managing how you think--rather than what you think about--can transform your life.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2016

Month: March


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