NYT Hardcover Nonfiction
Bestseller List for March 14, 2021
HOW TO AVOID A CLIMATE DISASTER
A prescription for what business, governments and individuals can do to work toward zero emissions.
JUST AS I AM
Cicely Tyson with Michelle Burford
The late iconic actress describes how she worked to change perceptions of Black women through her career choices.
An examination of the cognitive skills of rethinking and unlearning that could be used to adapt to a rapidly changing world.
The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.
WALK IN MY COMBAT BOOTS
James Patterson and Matt Eversmann with Chris Mooney
A collection of interviews with troops who fought overseas.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today.
A PROMISED LAND
In the first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama offers personal reflections on his formative years and pivotal moments through his first term.
THE SUM OF US
The chair of the board of the racial justice organization Color of Change analyzes the impact of racism on the economy.
The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
FOUR HUNDRED SOULS
edited Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain
A compendium featuring 90 writers covering 400 years of African-American history.
HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST
Ibram X. Kendi
A primer for creating a more just and equitable society through identifying and opposing racism.
BETWEEN TWO KINGDOMS
The writer of the New York Times column “Life, Interrupted” chronicles her fight with cancer and an impactful road trip.
THE DAUGHTERS OF KOBANI
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
In 2014, a group of all-female Kurdish militia faced off against ISIS in a small town in Syria.
The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
A SWIM IN A POND IN THE RAIN
A collection of essays examining the functions and importance of works of fiction.