NYT Bestselling Non-Fiction

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This Week Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction Weeks On List
1 THE SPLENDID AND THE VILE THE SPLENDID AND THE VILE, by Erik Larson.

An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.

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2 UNTAMED UNTAMED, by Glennon Doyle.

The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.

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3 FRONT ROW AT THE TRUMP SHOW FRONT ROW AT THE TRUMP SHOW, by Jonathan Karl.

The ABC News chief White House correspondent gives his perspective on our current president and describes the shifts within their relationship.

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4 MORE MYSELF MORE MYSELF, by Alicia Keys with Michelle Burford.

The Grammy Award-winning musician retraces her path to discovering her own worth.

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5 THE FIRST TIME THE FIRST TIME, by Colton Underwood.

A memoir by a former N.F.L. player and reality TV star of “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette.”

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6 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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7 WOW, NO THANK YOU WOW, NO THANK YOU, by Samantha Ir.

Comedic essays by an author and blogger who splits her time between Hollywood meetings and living in a liberal suburban town in a red state.

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8 OPEN BOOK OPEN BOOK, by Jessica Simpson with Kevin Carr O’Leary.

The singer, actress and fashion designer discloses times of success, trauma and addiction.

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9 THE GREAT INFLUENZA THE GREAT INFLUENZA, by John M Barry.

An overview of the 1918 flu epidemic and cautionary tale for similar kinds of large-scale outbreaks.

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10 BECOMING BECOMING, by Michelle Obama.

The former first lady describes her journey from the South Side of Chicago to the White House, and how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.

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11 THE MAMBA MENTALITY THE MAMBA MENTALITY, by Kobe Bryant.

Various skills and techniques used on the court by the late Los Angeles Lakers player.

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12 UNORTHODOX UNORTHODOX, by Deborah Feldman.

A woman breaks free of the Satmar Hasidic community in Brooklyn in which she was raised.

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13 SAPIENS SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.

How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.

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14 MAYBE YOU SHOULD TALK TO SOMEONE MAYBE YOU SHOULD TALK TO SOMEONE, by Lori Gottlieb.

A psychotherapist gains unexpected insights when she becomes another therapist’s patient.

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15 TALKING TO STRANGERS TALKING TO STRANGERS, by Malcolm Gladwell.

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.

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