NYT Audio Nonfiction

Bestseller List for January 16, 2022

WILL
Will Smith with Mark Manson
Penguin Audio
9780593146231
0-593-14623-9
The actor, producer and musician tells his life story and lessons he learned along the way. Read by Will Smith. 16 hours, 16 minutes unabridged.
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.
THE STORYTELLER
Dave Grohl
HarperAudio
9780063076129
0-06-307612-8
A memoir by the musician known for his work with Foo Fighters and Nirvana. Read by the author. 10 hours, 35 minutes unabridged.
THE 1619 PROJECT
edited Nikole Hannah-Jones, Caitlin Roper, Ilena Silverman and Jake Silverstein
Random House Audio
9780593452288
0-593-45228-3
America’s entanglement with slavery and its legacy is told through expanded essays first published in The New York Times Magazine. Read by Nikole Hannah-Jones and a full cast. 18 hours, 57 minutes unabridged.
ALL ABOUT ME!
Mel Brooks
Random House Audio
9780593290743
0-593-29074-7
The EGOT and Kennedy Center honoree shares stories about making comedy for the stage, film and television. Read by the author. 15 hours, 6 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.
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.
THE REAL ANTHONY FAUCI
Robert F. Kennedy Jr
Skyhorse
1510766804

The anti-vaccine advocate gives his take on the chief medical advisor to the president. Read by Bruce Wagner. 27 hours, 20 minutes unabridged.
SAPIENS
Yuval Noah Harari
HarperAudio
9780062796233
0-06-279623-2
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species. Read by Derek Perkins. 15 hours, 17 minutes unabridged.
THE DAWN OF EVERYTHING
David Graeber and David Wengrow
Macmillan Audio
9781250818669

A reinvestigation of social evolution and suggestions for new ways of organizing society. Read by Mark Williams. 24 hours, 2 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.
EMPIRE OF PAIN
Patrick Radden Keefe
Random House Audio
9780593162392

A portrait of the Sackler family, known for their philanthropy toward institutions around the world, and their involvement with Valium and OxyContin. Read by the author. 18 hours, 6 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.
CRYING IN H MART
Michelle Zauner
Random House Audio
9780593153895

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. Read by the author. 7 hours, 23 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.