Bestseller List for January 15, 2017
HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter
Grand Central/Melcher Media
The libretto of the Grammy-, Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos,interviews and a production history.
BORN A CRIME
Spiegel & Grau
A memoir about growing up in South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show,” whose parents were in an illegal (under apartheid) interracial relationship.
THE DAILY SHOW (THE BOOK)
An oral history of the show, based on extensive interviews with Jon Stewart and others.
THE CASE OF BEASTS
Filmmaking secrets, photography and artwork from “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” written by J. K. Rowling.
HUMANS OF NEW YORK: STORIES
Photographs and interviews from the creator of the blog and the book “Humans of New York.”
Yuval Noah Harari
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
HUMANS OF NEW YORK
Four hundred color photos of New Yorkers, with brief commentary by the author.
AT THE EXISTENTIALIST CAFE
An account of the birth of one of the 20th century's major intellectual movements and the revolutionary thinkers who shaped it: Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, and others.
A concise history of ancient Rome.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
The creator of The New York Times dialect quiz provides a guide to how words are pronounced in different parts of the country.