NYT Audio Nonfiction

Bestseller List for September 13, 2020

CASTE
Isabel Wilkerson
Penguin Audio
9780593339800

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today. Read by Robin Miles. 14 hours, 26 minutes unabridged.
TOO MUCH AND NEVER ENOUGH
Mary L Trump
Simon & Schuster Audio
9781797113869

The clinical psychologist gives her assessment of events and patterns inside her family and how they shaped President Trump. Read by the author. 7 hours, 5 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.
LIVE FREE OR DIE
Sean Hannity
Simon & Schuster Audio
9781797110950

The Fox News host offers his assessment on what is at stake in the 2020 election. Read by the author. 11 hours, 10 minutes unabridged.
BECOMING
Michelle Obama
Random House Audio
9780525633686

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent. Read by the author. 19 hours, 3 minutes unabridged.
HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST
Ibram X Kendi
Random House Audio
9781984832214

A primer for creating a more just and equitable society through identifying and opposing racism. Read by the author. 10 hours, 43 minutes unabridged.
BREATH
James Nestor
Penguin Audio
9780593211519

A re-examination of a basic biological function. Read by the author. 7 hours, 18 minutes unabridged.
WHITE FRAGILITY
Robin DiAngelo
Beacon
9780807032596

Historical and cultural analyses on what causes defensive moves by white people. Read by Amy Landon. 6 hours, 21 minutes unabridged.
TALKING TO STRANGERS
Malcolm Gladwell
Hachette Audio
9781549150340
1-5491-5034-0
Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts. Read by the author. 8 hours, 42 minutes unabridged.
FINDING FREEDOM
Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand
HarperAudio
9780063046139
0-06-304613-X
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s journey from courtship to their decision to step away from their royal lives. Read by Omid Scobie. 10 hours, 29 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.
EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON
SC Gwynne
Simon & Schuster Audio
9781508229568

The story of Quanah Parker, the last chief of the Comanches. Read by David Drummond. 15 hours, 3 minutes unabridged.
THE TRUTHS WE HOLD
Kamala Harris
Penguin Audio
9781984885722

A memoir by the daughter of immigrants who is now a California senator and the 2020 Democratic candidate for vice president. Read by the author. 9 hours, 26 minutes unabridged.
IT WAS ALL A LIE
Stuart Stevens
Random House Audio
9780593172315

The former political campaign strategist evaluates the changes within the Republican Party in the last half-century. Read by Dan John Miller. 5 hours, 37 minutes unabridged.
HOAX
Brian Stelter
Simon & Schuster Audio
9781797106366

The CNN anchor and chief media correspondent examines the inner workings of Fox News and its relationship with President Trump. Read by the author. 12 hours, 42 minutes unabridged.