NYT E-Book Nonfiction
Bestseller List for January 29, 2017
Margot Lee Shetterly
The black women mathematicians who worked at then-segregated NASA. The basis of the movie.
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
Debbie Reynolds and Dorian Hannaway
A second memoir by the actress, singer and dancer; originally published in 2013.
THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD
A frightening search for a lost civilization in the Honduran rain forest.
Simon & Schuster
A memoir based on Fisher’s one-woman autobiographical show. Originally published in 2008.
THREE DAYS IN JANUARY
Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney
Eisenhower’s farewell address and his role in the Kennedy transition.
KILLING THE RISING SUN
Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.
WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR
A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.
THE UNDOING PROJECT
How the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky upended assumptions about the decision-making process and invented the field of behavioral economics.
THE PRINCESS DIARIST
Recollections of life on the set of the first Star Wars movie by the actress and writer, who died in December.
A biography of the first Treasury secretary and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. The basis of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical.
THE MAGNOLIA STORY
Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines with Mark Dagostino
W Publishing/Thomas Nelson
The couple, who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper,” offer a look at their lives together.
BORN A CRIME
Spiegel & Grau
A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the host of “The Daily Show.”
Leah Remini and Rebecca Paley
The actress describes her life in Scientology and the aftermath of her break with the church in 2013.
THANK YOU FOR BEING LATE
Thomas L Friedman
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
How globalization, climate change and the accelerating pace of technology are reshaping the world.