NYT Audio Nonfiction

Bestseller List for May 16, 2021

GREENLIGHTS
Matthew McConaughey
Random House Audio
9780593294185

The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years. Read by the author. 6 hours, 42 minutes unabridged.
WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU?
Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey
Macmillan Audio
9781250260635

An approach to dealing with trauma that shifts an essential question used to investigate it. Read by the authors. 8 hours, 27 minutes unabridged.
ON THE HOUSE
John Boehner
Macmillan Audio
9781250752291

The former speaker of the House reflects on his time in Washington, key political figures and the current state of the Republican Party. Read by the author. 7 hours, 46 minutes unabridged.
THE BOMBER MAFIA
Malcolm Gladwell
Pushkin Industries
9781735803227
1-73580-322-7
A look at the key players and outcomes of precision bombing during World War II. Read by the author. 5 hours, 14 minutes unabridged.
A PROMISED LAND
Barack Obama
Random House Audio
9780525633723

In the first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama offers personal reflections on his formative years and pivotal moments through his first term. Read by the author. 29 hours, 10 minutes unabridged.
BROKEN HORSES
Brandi Carlile
Random House Audio
9780593340103

The six-time Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter recounts difficulties during her formative years and her hard-won successes. Read by the author. 10 hours, 3 minutes unabridged.
BROKEN
Jenny Lawson
Macmillan Audio
9781250790934

The humorist maps out her mental and physical health journey. Read by the author. 8 hours, 18 minutes unabridged.
CASTE
Isabel Wilkerson
Penguin Audio
9780593339800

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today. Read by Robin Miles. 14 hours, 26 minutes unabridged.
THINK AGAIN
Adam Grant
Penguin Audio
9780593394762

An examination of the cognitive skills of rethinking and unlearning that could be used to adapt to a rapidly changing world. Read by the author. 6 hours, 40 minutes unabridged.
EXTREME OWNERSHIP
Jocko Willink and Leif Babin
Macmillan Audio
9781427264305
1-4272-6430-9
Applying the principles of Navy SEALs leadership training to any organization. Read by the authors. 8 hours, 15 minutes unabridged.
BORN A CRIME
Trevor Noah
Audible Studios
9781603932158

A memoir about growing up in South Africa by the host of “The Daily Show.” Read by the author. 8 hours, 50 minutes unabridged.
UNTAMED
Glennon Doyle
Random House Audio
9780593156070

The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice. Read by the author. 8 hours, 22 minutes unabridged.
THE CODE BREAKER
Walter Isaacson
Simon & Schuster Audio
9781797117058

How the Nobel Prize winner Jennifer Doudna and her colleagues invented CRISPR, a tool that can edit DNA. Read by Kathe Mazur and the author. 16 hours, 4 minutes unabridged.
THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE
Bessel van der Kolk
Penguin Audio
9780593412701

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery. Read by Sean Pratt. 16 hours, 17 minutes unabridged.
BEAUTIFUL THINGS
Hunter Biden
Simon & Schuster Audio
9781797113005

The lawyer and artist, who is the son of the current president, details tragedies within his family and his path to sobriety. Read by the author. 6 hours, 34 minutes unabridged.