New York Times Nonfiction Bestsellers

Week of May 14th (list limited to titles available at the library)

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Finding Me

by Viola Davis

The multiple award-winning actress describes the difficulties she encountered before claiming her sense of self and achieving professional success.

Killing The Killers

by Bill O'Reilly

The 11th book in the conservative commentator's Killing series gives an account of the global war against terrorists.

A Sacred Oath

by Mark T. Esper

The former secretary of defense gives an account of serving in his post until he was fired by the president after the 2020 election.

The Palace Papers

by Tina Brown

This follow-up to "The Diana Chronicles" details how the royal family reinvented itself after the death of Princess Diana.

This Will Not Pass

by Jonathan Martin

Two New York Times correspondents chronicle the 2020 election and the first year of the Biden presidency.

Crying In H Mart

by Michelle Zauner

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.

Ali's Well That Ends Well

by Ali Wentworth

The comedic actress shares stories of joy and despair during the Covid-19 pandemic.

What Happened To You?

by Bruce D. Perry

An approach to dealing with trauma that shifts an essential question used to investigate it.


by Paul Holes

A memoir by a former cold case investigator who worked on several notable cases, including the identification of the Golden State Killer.

Freezing Order

by Bill Browder

The author of "Red Notice" tells his story of becoming Vladimir Putin's enemy by uncovering a $230 million tax refund scheme.

Just Tyrus

by Tyrus

A memoir by the pro wrestler and Fox News political commentator.