NYT Paperback Nonfiction
Bestseller List for July 3, 2022
THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE
Bessel van der Kolk
How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.
The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.
THE BOMBER MAFIA
A look at the key players and outcomes of precision bombing during World War II.
Robin Wall Kimmerer
A botanist and member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation espouses having an understanding and appreciation of plants and animals.
ALL ABOUT LOVE
The late feminist icon explores the causes of a polarized society and the meaning of love.
TALKING TO STRANGERS
Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.
A memoir-exposé of the restaurant world. Originally published in 2000.
BORN A CRIME
A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the host of “The Daily Show.”
UNDER THE BANNER OF HEAVEN
Two brothers who subscribed to a fundamentalist version of Mormonism killed a woman and her daughter; the basis of the TV series.
Yuval Noah Harari
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
THE SPLENDID AND THE VILE
An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.
A civil rights lawyer and MacArthur grant recipient’s memoir of his decades of work to free innocent people condemned to death.
WALK IN MY COMBAT BOOTS
James Patterson and Matt Eversmann with Chris Mooney
A collection of interviews with troops who fought overseas.
THE CODE BREAKER
Simon & Schuster
How the Nobel Prize winner Jennifer Doudna and her colleagues invented CRISPR, a tool that can edit DNA.
Unexpected factors that explain why some people succeed, such as upbringing, timing and 10,000 hours of deliberate practice.