NYT Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction
Bestseller List for June 20, 2021
HOW THE WORD IS PASSED
A staff writer at The Atlantic explores the legacy of slavery and its imprint on centuries of American history.
KILLING THE MOB
Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The 10th book in the conservative commentator’s Killing series looks at organized crime in the United States during the 20th century.
AFTER THE FALL
A former White House aide and close confidant to President Barack Obama traveled the globe to discover just how much America’s fingerprints are on the world we shaped.
Stories of skeptics who went against the official response of the Trump administration to the outbreak of Covid-19. The profiles include a local public-health officer and a group of doctors nicknamed the Wolverines.
WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU?
Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey
An approach to dealing with trauma that shifts an essential question used to investigate it.
THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE
Bessel van der Kolk
How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.
The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.
THE ANTHROPOCENE REVIEWED
A collection of personal essays that review different facets of the human-centered planet.
THE BOMBER MAFIA
A look at the key players and outcomes of precision bombing during World War II.
Ashley C. Ford
A memoir about growing up a poor Black girl in Indiana with a family fragmented by incarceration.
The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
The three-time Pulitzer Prize winner brings to light the secrets, scandals and shortcomings of the Secret Service.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
The singer-songwriter’s memoir sheds light on her fraught childhood, musical triumphs and activism.
Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony and Cass R. Sunstein
Little, Brown Spark
What might cause variability in judgments that should be identical and potential ways to remedy this.