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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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Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

by Thomas L. Friedman

A New York Times Bestseller A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observersWe all sense it—something big is going on. You feel it in your workplace. You feel it when you talk to your kids.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Prince

by Afshin Shahidi and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

Featuring a foreword by Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.When Prince wanted to document his One Nite Alone tour in 2002, he turned to Afshin Shahidi. Again in 2004, he went along on Prince’s record breaking Musicology Tour.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

American Radical

by Kevin Maurer and Tamer Elnoury

The explosive memoir of a Muslim American FBI agent fighting terror from the inside.It’s no secret that federal agencies are waging a broad, global war against terror.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

The Storm Before the Storm:

by Mike Duncan

The creator of the award-winning podcast series The History of Rome and Revolutions brings to life the bloody battles, political machinations, and human drama that set the stage for the fall of the Roman Republic.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans

by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger

Another history pageturner from the authors of the #1 bestsellers George Washington's Secret Six and Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.The War of 1812 saw America threatened on every side.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Sisters First

by Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush

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Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Why We Sleep

by Matthew Walker

The first sleep book by a leading scientific expert—Professor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeley’s Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab—reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

What Does This Button Do?

by Bruce Dickinson

A long-awaited memoir from the larger-than-life, multifaceted lead vocalist of Iron Maiden, one of the most successful, influential and enduring rock bands ever.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Bobby Kennedy

by Chris Matthews

A revealing new portrait of Robert F. Kennedy that gets closer to the man than any book before, by bestselling author Chris Matthews, an esteemed Kennedy expert and anchor of MSNBC’s Hardball.

Date Added: 11/15/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

We're Going to Need More Wine

by Gabrielle Union

In the spirit of Amy Poehler’s Yes Please, Lena Dunham’s Not That Kind of Girl, and Roxane Gay's Bad Feminist, a powerful collection of essays about gender, sexuality, race, beauty, Hollywood, and what it means to be a modern woman.

Date Added: 10/27/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Endurance

by Scott Kelly

A stunning, personal memoir from the astronaut and modern-day hero who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station—a candid account of his remarkable voyage, of the journeys that preceded it, and of his colorful and

Date Added: 10/27/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Endurance

by Scott Kelly

A stunning, personal memoir from the astronaut and modern-day hero who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station—a candid account of his remarkable voyage, of the journeys that preceded it, and of his colorful and

Date Added: 10/27/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Leonardo da Vinci

by Walter Isaacson

He was history’s most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers Steve Jobs, Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography.

Date Added: 10/27/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

Leonardo Da Vinci

by Walter Isaacson

Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo’s astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life and work, Walter Isaacson weaves a narrative that connects his art to his science.

Date Added: 10/27/2017


Year: 2017

Month: November

The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump

by Gail Sheehy and Noam Chomsky and Tony Schwartz and Judith Lewis Herman and James Gilligan and Philip Zimbardo and Nanette Gartrell and John D. Gartner and Edwin B. Fisher and Robert Jay Lifton and William J. Doherty and Esq. and Lance Dodes and M. P. H. and Rosemary Sword and Bandy X. Lee and Craig Malkin and Michael J. Tansey and David M. Reiss and Henry J. Friedman and Jennifer Contarino Panning Psy.D. and Luba Kessler and Steve Wruble and Thomas Singer and Dee Mosbacher and Leonard L. Glass and Howard H. Covitz and James A. Herb M.A. and Diane Jhueck L.M.H.C. and D.M.H.P. and A.B.P.P. and Betty P. Teng M.F.A. and L.M.S.W. and Harper West M.A. and L. L. P. and Elizabeth Mika M.A. and L.C.P.C.

The New York Times bestseller! More than two dozen psychiatrists and psychologists offer their consensus view that Trump's mental state presents a clear and present danger to our nation and individual well-being.This is not normal.

Date Added: 12/28/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

Recovery: Freedom from Our Addictions

by Russell Brand

A guide to all kinds of addiction from a star who has struggled with heroin, alcohol, sex, fame, food and eBay, that will help addicts and their loved ones make the first steps into recovery“This manual for self-realization comes not from a mountain

Date Added: 12/20/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

From Here to Eternity

by Caitlin Doughty

A New York Times Bestseller The best-selling author of Smoke Gets in Your Eyes expands our sense of what it means to treat the dead with “dignity.

Date Added: 10/23/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

Beyond the Messy Truth

by Van Jones

A passionate manifesto that exposes hypocrisy on both sides of the political divide and points a way out of the tribalism that is tearing America apart—by the CNN political contributor and host hailed as “a star of the 2016 campaign” (The New York

Date Added: 10/20/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

The State of Affairs

by Esther Perel

Iconic couples’ therapist and bestselling author of Mating in Captivity Esther Perel returns with a provocative look at relationships through the lens of infidelity.

Date Added: 10/20/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

Grant

by Ron Chernow

Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant. Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood.

Date Added: 10/20/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

Martin Luther

by Eric Metaxas

From the bestselling author Eric Metaxas comes a brilliant and inspiring biography of the most influential man in modern history, Martin Luther, in time for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation On All Hallow’s Eve in 1517, a young monk

Date Added: 10/13/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

The Four

by Scott Galloway

Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google are the four most influential companies on the planet. Just about everyone thinks they know how they got there. Just about everyone is wrong.

Date Added: 10/13/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy

by Ta-Nehisi Coates

In these “urgently relevant essays,”* the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me “reflects on race, Barack Obama’s presidency and its jarring aftermath”*—including the election of Donald Trump.

Date Added: 10/13/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft's Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone

by Bill Gates and Satya Nadella and Greg Shaw and Jill Tracie Nichols

“At the core, Hit Refresh, is about us humans and the unique quality we call empathy, which will become ever more valuable in a world where the torrent of technology will disrupt the status quo like never before.

Date Added: 10/06/2017


Year: 2017

Month: October

Unstoppable

by Maria Sharapova

From Maria Sharapova, one of our fiercest female athletes, the captivating—and candid—story of her rise from nowhere to tennis stardom, and the unending fight to stay on top.

Date Added: 10/04/2017


Year: 2017

Month: September


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