NYT Hardcover Nonfiction
Bestseller List for October 9, 2022
I'M GLAD MY MOM DIED
Simon & Schuster
The actress and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.
Peter Baker and Susan Glasser
The married journalists who write for The New York Times and The New Yorker posit that Donald Trump began to emulate the foreign autocrats he admired.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
The astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium delves into subjects including politics, religion, gender and race.
DINNERS WITH RUTH
Simon & Schuster
The NPR legal affairs correspondent details her professional accomplishments and friendship with the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
WHAT IF? 2
The creator of the web comic “xkcd” and former NASA roboticist looks into hypothetical and oddball scenarios.
THE MYTH OF NORMAL
Gabor Maté with Daniel Maté
The potential ways in which trauma and stress from modern-day living can affect our physical health.
THE MOSQUITO BOWL
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist depicts the service of college football players who served in the Marines during World War II.
The poet describes his journey over two months from El Salvador to the United States to reconnect with his parents who left years earlier.
LIKE A ROLLING STONE
Jann S. Wenner
A memoir by the founder, co-editor and publisher of Rolling Stone magazine.
An account of time spent in the Trump White House by the former president’s son-in-law and senior adviser.
The multiple award-winning actress describes the difficulties she encountered before claiming her sense of self and achieving professional success.
HOLDING THE LINE
The former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York gives his account of pushing back against the Trump Justice Department.
The senior legal correspondent at Slate chronicles the work of some women lawyers during the Trump presidency.
PROFILES IN IGNORANCE
The creator of “The Borowitz Report” looks at the declining knowledge of some public officials over the last 50 years.
THE BIGGEST IDEAS IN THE UNIVERSE
The ways in which physics can be used to explain how some things function in the universe.