New York Times NonFiction Best Sellers

How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

A primer for creating a more just and equitable society through identifying and opposing racism. 


Untamed by Glennon Doyle

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


Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Winner of the 2015 National Book Award for nonfiction. A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story, framed as a letter to the author’s teenage son.


Becoming by Michelle Obama

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


The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson

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


Educated by Tara Westover

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


Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad

Ways to understand and possibly counteract white privilege.


The Art of Her Deal by Mary Jordan

Based on interviews with over 100 people, the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter gives an account of the life of Melania Trump.


The Mamba Mentality by Kobe Bryant

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


Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

A critique of how today’s mainstream feminism overlooks basic needs such as access to food, education, living wages and medical care.