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New York Times Best Sellers -- Hardcover Nonfiction

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Title: TRUMP'S WAR.
Author: Michael Savage
Publisher: Center Street
Description: The radio host discusses the challenges President Trump faces as he strives to fulfill his promises.
Currently ranked 1 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 1 week.
ISBN: 9781478976677 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: HILLBILLY ELEGY.
Author: J D Vance
Publisher: HarperCollins
Description: A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
Currently ranked 2 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 34 weeks.
ISBN: 9780062300546 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: PORTRAITS OF COURAGE.
Author: George W Bush
Publisher: Crown
Description: Paintings with brief biographies of members of the military who have served since 9/11. By the former president.
Currently ranked 3 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 3 weeks.
ISBN: 9780804189767 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: KILLING THE RISING SUN.
Author: Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
Publisher: Holt
Description: The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.
Currently ranked 4 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 27 weeks.
ISBN: 9781627790628 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: THE MAGNOLIA STORY.
Author: Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines with Mark Dagostino
Publisher: W Publishing/Thomas Nelson
Description: The lives of the couple who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper.”
Currently ranked 5 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 22 weeks.
ISBN: 9780718079185 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: BIG AGENDA.
Author: David Horowitz
Publisher: Humanix
Description: A battle plan for the Trump White House.
Currently ranked 6 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 6 weeks.
ISBN: 9781630060879 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: THE BENEDICT OPTION.
Author: Rod Dreher
Publisher: Sentinel
Description: An argument that, rather than engaging in politics, Christians should withdraw from mainstream culture and focus on strengthening their families, churches and schools.
Currently ranked 7 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 1 week.
ISBN: 9780735213296 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR.
Author: Paul Kalanithi
Publisher: Random House
Description: A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.
Currently ranked 8 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 55 weeks.
ISBN: 9780812988406 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: THE BOOK OF JOY.
Author: Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu
Publisher: Avery
Description: Two spiritual leaders discuss how to find joy in the face of suffering.
Currently ranked 9 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 22 weeks.
ISBN: 9780143177289 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: DEAR IJEAWELE.
Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Publisher: Knopf
Description: A feminist manifesto in 15 suggestions for empowering a daughter to become a strong, independent woman.
Currently ranked 10 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 2 weeks.
ISBN: 9781524733131 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: THE STRANGER IN THE WOODS.
Author: Michael Finkel
Publisher: Knopf
Description: The story of a hermit who lived by stealing food in the Maine woods for 27 years until caught in 2013.
Currently ranked 11 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 2 weeks.
ISBN: 9781101875681 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: HOMO DEUS.
Author: Yuval Noah Harari
Publisher: Harper/HarperCollins
Description: A look into the future by the author of “Sapiens.”
Currently ranked 12 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 4 weeks.
Review: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/13/books/review/yuval-noah-harari-homo-deus.html
ISBN: 9780062464316 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: BORN A CRIME.
Author: Trevor Noah
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
Description: A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show.”
Currently ranked 13 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 17 weeks.
ISBN: 9780399588174 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: WRITER, SAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY.
Author: Nicholas Reynolds
Publisher: Morrow/HarperCollins
Description: Ernest Hemingway’s involvement with espionage, both Soviet and American.
Currently ranked 14 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 1 week.
ISBN: 9780062440136 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



Title: SOUTH AND WEST.
Author: Joan Didion
Publisher: Knopf
Description: Notebook excerpts about a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.
Currently ranked 15 on the Best Seller list; has been on the list for 2 weeks.
ISBN: 9781524732790 (search for this title in the Dallas Public Library Catalog)



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