NYT Paperback Nonfiction
Bestseller List for October 9, 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 AUSCHWITZ
Tova Friedman and Malcolm Brabant
A survivor of Auschwitz describes her childhood during the Holocaust, and her time in a Nazi labor camp and the extermination camp known as Auschwitz-Birkenau.
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.
The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.
TALKING TO STRANGERS
Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.
BORN A CRIME
A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the host of “The Daily Show.”
An exploration of disciplinary actions and preventative measures occurring at the intersection of human behavior and wildlife biology.
THINKING, FAST AND SLOW
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
When we can and cannot trust our intuitions in making business and personal decisions.
A civil rights lawyer and MacArthur grant recipient’s memoir of his decades of work to free innocent people condemned to death.
Introverts — approximately one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.
THE BOMBER MAFIA
A look at the key players and outcomes of precision bombing during World War II.
THAT BIRD HAS MY WINGS
Jarvis Jay Masters
A memoir by a death row inmate in San Quentin who discovers Buddhism.
The MacArthur Fellow argues that passion and perseverance are more important than innate talent in creating success.
Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe
The CNN host and descendant of the Vanderbilt family charts the rise and fall of this American dynasty.