New York Times Nonfiction Bestsellers

Week of May 23rd (list limited to titles available at the library)

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1.

Untamed

by Glennon Doyle

The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
2.

Becoming

by Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
4.

The Splendid And The Vile

by Erik Larson

An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.
5.

Educated

by Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.
7.

The Mamba Mentality

by Kobe Bryant

Various skills and techniques used on the court by the late Los Angeles Lakers player.
9.

Hidden Valley Road

by Robert Kolker

From 1945 to 1965, a family in Colorado had 12 children, six of whom went on to develop schizophrenia.
11.

Fortitude

by Dan Crenshaw

The Texas congressman and former Navy SEAL prescribes ways to overcome adversity.
12.

The Lincoln Conspiracy

by Brad Meltzer

How Allan Pinkerton, along with undercover agents, thwarted a lesser-known assassination attempt of Abraham Lincoln in Baltimore in 1861.
13.

The Rural Diaries

by Hilarie Burton Morgan

The actress starts a family, transplants to a working farm and revitalizes a candy store in Rhinebeck, N.Y.
14.

Talking To Strangers

by Malcolm Gladwell

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.
15.

The House Of Kennedy

by James Patterson

A look at the achievements of the political family and what has been called “the Kennedy curse.”