NYT Hardcover Nonfiction
Bestseller List for December 6, 2020
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 Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.
DOLLY PARTON, SONGTELLER
Dolly Parton with Robert K Oermann
The country music icon offers insights on 175 of her songs.
NO TIME LIKE THE FUTURE
Michael J Fox
The actor discusses the challenges he has faced with Parkinson’s disease and other setbacks that caused him to reassess his outlook.
The host of the Food Network show “The Pioneer Woman” shares stories on motherhood and marriage.
The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today.
THE ANSWER IS ...
Simon & Schuster
A memoir by the host of the TV game show “Jeopardy!,” from 1984 to 2020.
The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
A style journalist looks at the fashion of four members of the British royal family.
UNCOMFORTABLE CONVERSATIONS WITH A BLACK MAN
A look at some questions and concepts needed to address systemic racism.
Photos and stories of people from over 40 countries collected by the creator of “Humans of New York.”
IS THIS ANYTHING?
Simon & Schuster
The comedian shares material he collected in an accordion folder over the last 45 years.
THE BEST OF ME
A collection of the humorist’s essays including “Me Talk Pretty One Day” and “A Guy Walks Into a Bar Car.”
Thomas E Ricks
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist explains the influence of the ancient Greeks and Romans on the thinking of America’s founding fathers.