New York Times NonFiction Best Sellers

Walk in My Combat Boots: True Stories from America’s Bravest Warriors by James Patterson and Matt Eversmann with Chris Mooney

A collection of interviews with troops who fought overseas.


Just As I Am: A Memoir by Cicely Tyson with Michelle Burford

The late iconic actress describes how she worked to change perceptions of Black women through her career choices.


A Promised Land by Barack Obama

In the first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama offers personal reflections on his formative years and pivotal moments through his first term.


Think Again by Adam Grant

An examination of the cognitive skills of rethinking and unlearning that could be used to adapt to a rapidly changing world.


Four Hundred Souls by Ibram X. Kendi (editor) and Keisha N. Blain (editor)

A compendium featuring 90 writers covering 400 years of African-American history.


Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey

The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.


Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today.


Untamed by Glennon Doyle

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


Becoming by Michelle Obama

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


How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

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


Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art by James Nestor

A re-examination of a basic biological function and a look at the science behind ancient breathing practices.