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New York Times Nonfiction Bestsellers

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

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The Splendid And The Vile

by Erik Larson

An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.

The Mamba Mentality

by Kobe Bryant

Various skills and techniques used on the court by the late Los Angeles Lakers player.


by Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

Open Book

by Jessica Simpson

The singer, actress and fashion designer discloses times of success, trauma and addiction.

Unknown Valor

by Martha MacCallum

The Fox News anchor weaves stories of combat veterans who fought during World War II.

Talking To Strangers

by Malcolm Gladwell

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.


by Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.

A Very Stable Genius

by Philip Rucker

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists use firsthand accounts to chart patterns of behavior within the Trump administration.