NYT Bestselling Non-Fiction

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This Week Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction Weeks On List
1 BATTLE FOR THE AMERICAN MIND BATTLE FOR THE AMERICAN MIND, by Pete Hegseth with David Goodwin.

The "Fox & Friends Weekend" host makes his case for what he calls classical Christian education.

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2 I'D LIKE TO PLAY ALONE, PLEASE I'D LIKE TO PLAY ALONE, PLEASE, by Tom Segura.

The stand-up comedian and podcaster shares stories of parenting and strange encounters.

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3 JAMES PATTERSON JAMES PATTERSON, by James Patterson.

The author’s life, from growing up in small-town New York to working in the advertising industry to becoming a successful storyteller.

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4 KILLING THE KILLERS KILLING THE KILLERS, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.

The 11th book in the conservative commentator’s Killing series gives an account of the global war against terrorists.

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5 THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE, by Bessel van der Kolk.

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

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6 HAPPY-GO-LUCKY HAPPY-GO-LUCKY, by David Sedaris.

The humorist portrays personal and public upheavals of his life in its seventh decade and the world in the time of a pandemic.

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7 ROUGH DRAFT ROUGH DRAFT, by Katy Tur.

The MSNBC anchor describes growing up with her helicopter journalist parents and her own journey in covering the news.

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8 RIVER OF THE GODS RIVER OF THE GODS, by Candice Millard.

The story of the hardships encountered during 19th-century expeditions in Africa, and the complicated partnerships behind them.

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9 FINDING ME FINDING ME, by Viola Davis.

The multiple award-winning actress describes the difficulties she encountered before claiming her sense of self and achieving professional success.

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10 HOW TO RAISE AN ANTIRACIST HOW TO RAISE AN ANTIRACIST, by Ibram X. Kendi.

The ways in which children at different ages experience race, and how racist structures might impact them.

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11 PHIL PHIL, by Alan Shipnuck.

An unauthorized biography of the golf champion Phil Mickelson.

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12 THE END OF THE WORLD IS JUST THE BEGINNING THE END OF THE WORLD IS JUST THE BEGINNING, by Peter Zeihan.

A look at potential changes in globalization.

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13 GREENLIGHTS GREENLIGHTS, by Matthew McConaughey.

The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.

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14 CRYING IN H MART CRYING IN H MART, by Michelle Zauner.

The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.

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15 THE PALACE PAPERS THE PALACE PAPERS, by Tina Brown.

This follow-up to “The Diana Chronicles” details how the royal family reinvented itself after the death of Princess Diana.

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