NYT Hardcover Nonfiction

Bestseller List for February 5, 2023

SPARE
Prince Harry
Random House
9780593593806
0-593-59380-4
The Duke of Sussex details his struggles with the royal family, loss of his mother, service in the British Army and marriage to Meghan Markle.
THE LIGHT WE CARRY
Michelle Obama
Crown
9780593237465
0-593-23746-3
The former first lady shares personal stories and the tools she uses to deal with difficult situations.
THE NAZI CONSPIRACY
Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
Flatiron
9781250777263
1-250-77726-7
The story of a Nazi plot to kill President Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin and Winston Churchill.
I'M GLAD MY MOM DIED
Jennette McCurdy
Simon & Schuster
9781982185824
1-982185-82-1
The actress and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.
STRAIGHT SHOOTER
Stephen A. Smith
Gallery/13A
9781982189495
1-982189-49-5
The ESPN analyst recounts the highs and lows of his life and career.
FRIENDS, LOVERS, AND THE BIG TERRIBLE THING
Matthew Perry
Flatiron
9781250866448
1-250-86644-8
The actor, known for playing Chandler Bing on “Friends,” shares stories from his childhood and his struggles with sobriety.
MASTER SLAVE HUSBAND WIFE
Ilyon Woo
Simon & Schuster
9781501191053
1-5011-9105-5
In 1848, Ellen Craft, disguised as a disabled white man, and her husband, William, posing as that man’s slave, achieved freedom only to have to flee again.
AN IMMENSE WORLD
Ed Yong
Random House
9780593133231
0-593-13323-4
The Pulitzer Prize–winning science writer explains the sensory perceptions and ways of communication used by a variety of animals.
ROUGH SLEEPERS
Tracy Kidder
Random House
9781984801432
1-984801-43-0
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author chronicles Jim O’Connell’s work to provide medical care to Boston’s unhoused population.
CRYING IN H MART
Michelle Zauner
Knopf
9780525657743
0-525-65774-6
The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.
THE SONG OF THE CELL
Siddhartha Mukherjee
Scribner
9781982117351
1-982117-35-4
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author chronicles the discovery of cells and describes how modern medicine uses them.
THE MYTH OF NORMAL
Gabor Maté with Daniel Maté
Avery
9780593083888
0-593-08388-1
The potential ways in which trauma and stress from modern-day living can affect our physical health.
AND THERE WAS LIGHT
Jon Meacham
Random House
9780553393965
0-553-39396-0
The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer portrays the life of Abraham Lincoln.
SURRENDER
Bono
Knopf
9780525521044
0-525-52104-6
The lead singer of the Irish rock band U2 offers details of his life, career and activism.
MYTH AMERICA
edited Kevin M. Kruse and Julian E. Zelizer
Basic
9781541601390
1-5416-0139-4
A collection of essays by historians who separate fact from fiction as they detail our nation’s past.