The New York Times Best Sellers - Hardcover Nonfiction
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as published by The New York Times. Updated weekly: March 26, 2017
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PORTRAITS OF COURAGE
By Bush, George W.
Sixty-six color paintings and a four-panel mural, accompanied by brief biographies, show members of the military who have served since 9/11. By the former president.

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HILLBILLY ELEGY
By Vance, J. D.
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America's white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.

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KILLING THE RISING SUN
By O'Reilly, Bill and Dugard, Martin
The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.

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DEAR IJEAWELE
By Ngozi Adichie, Chimamanda
A feminist manifesto in 15 suggestions for empowering a daughter to become a strong, independent woman.

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WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR
By Kalanithi, Paul
A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.

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THE BOOK OF JOY
By Lama, Dalai and Tutu, Desmond
A discussion between two spiritual leaders about how to find joy in the face of suffering.

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BIG AGENDA
By Horowitz, David A battle plan for the Trump White House.

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THE MAGNOLIA STORY
By Gaines, Chip and Gaines, Joanna with Dagostino, Mark
The lives of the couple who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper.”

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SOUTH AND WEST
By Didion, Joan
Notebook excerpts about a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.

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THANK YOU FOR BEING LATE
By Friedman, Thomas L.
How the accelerating pace of technology, globalization and climate change are reshaping the world, and what we can do about it.

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THE STRANGER IN THE WOODS
By Finkel, Michael
The story of a hermit who lived by stealing food in the Maine woods for 27 years until caught in 2013.

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HOMO DEUS
By Harari, Yuval N
A provocative look into the future by the author of “Sapiens.”

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DODGE CITY
By Clavin, Thomas
This history of the “wickedest town in the West,” full of colorful characters, focuses on Wyatt Earp and Bat Masterson.

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THIS LIFE I LIVE
By Feek, Rory Lee
The songwriter describes his difficult childhood, love for his wife, and her death from cancer in 2016

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BLITZED
By Ohler, Norman
An account of the Third Reich’s widespread use of drugs, particularly methamphetamines.

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