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The New York Times Best Sellers - Hardcover Nonfiction
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as published by The New York Times. Updated weekly: March 30, 2015
 
1. Book Jacket for: Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania

DEAD WAKE
By Larson, Erik
The last voyage of the Lusitania, by the author of "The Devil in the White City."

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PIONEER GIRL
By Wilder, Laura Ingalls
The writer’s autobiography, the source of her Little House on the Prairie books, completed in 1930 and never published, is annotated by a biographer.

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Book Jacket for: Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end

BEING MORTAL
B
y Gawande, Atul
The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.

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4. Book Jacket for: H is for Hawk

H IS FOR HAWK
By Macdonald, Helen
Overwhelmed by her father’s death, a British woman decides to raise a goshawk, a bird that is fierce and notoriously difficult to tame.

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5. Book Jacket for: Every day I fight

EVERY DAY I FIGHT
By Scott, Stuart with Platt, Larry
A memoir by the ESPN anchor and commentator, who died of cancer in January 2015.

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6. Book Jacket for: Yes please

YES PLEASE
By Poehler, Amy
A humorous miscellany from the comedian and actress, an “S.N.L.” alumna and the star of “Parks and Recreation.”

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Book Jacket for: What if? : serious scientific answers to absurd hypothetical questions

WHAT IF?
B
y Munroe, Randall
Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author’s website, xkcd.com.

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Book Jacket for: Killing Patton : the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

KILLING PATTON
B
y O'Reilly, Bill and Dugard, Martin
The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.

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9. Book Jacket for: Girl in a band

GIRL IN A BAND
By Gordon, Kim
A memoir by a founding member of Sonic Youth.

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10. Book Jacket for: Bettyville A Memoir. [electronic resource] :

BETTYVILLE
By Hodgman, George
A New York editor returns to his Missouri hometown to care for his aging mother.

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11. Book Jacket for: Frank : a life in politics from the Great Society to same-sex marriage

FRANK
By Frank, Barney
Looking back on his career, the former representative describes his pragmatic approach to liberal politics as well as his conflicts over revealing his sexuality.

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12. Book Jacket for: Where you go is not who you'll be : an antidote to the college admissions mania

WHERE YOU GO IS NOT WHO YOU'LL BE
By Bruni, Frank
The New York Times columnist urges students and their parents to give up the high-stakes competition for Ivy League admission and consider other types of schools and other measures of success.

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13. Book Jacket for: Our kids : the American Dream in crisis

OUR KIDS
By Putnam, Robert D.
A social scientist argues that income inequality is creating an “opportunity gap” for poor children that is destroying the American dream.

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14. Book Jacket for: Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

SAPIENS
By Harari, Yuval Noah
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.

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15. Book Jacket for: 17 carnations : The Royals, the Nazis, and the biggest cover-up in history

17 CARNATIONS
By Morton, Andrew
The Duke of Windsor; his wife, Wallis Simpson; and their relations with the Nazis.

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16.* Book Jacket for: Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL
B
y Dunham, Lena
A collection of revealing and often humorous personal essays from the creator and star of “Girls.”

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Other list: The New York Times Best Sellers List - Hardcover Fiction

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