The latest top selling hardcover nonfiction books from Indie Bound
February 24th, 2017
by J.D. Vance (Harper, ISBN: 9780062300546); Last week: 1; Weeks on List: 28 "By a former Marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of America's white working class."
by Peter Wohlleben (Greystone Books, ISBN: 9781771642484); Last week: 2; Weeks on List: 23 "After reading Wohlleben's fascinating book about the complex life of trees, a walk in the woods will never be the same. A September 2016 Indie Next List Great Read."
by The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu (Avery, ISBN: 9780399185045); Last week: 4; Weeks on List: 11 "In this unique collaboration, the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu offer a reflection on lives filled with pain and turmoil, in the midst of which they discovered a level of peace, courage, and joy that we can all aspire to."
by Michael Lewis (Norton, ISBN: 9780393254594); Last week: 3; Weeks on List: 11 "Lewis tells the incredible true story about how a Nobel Prize-winning theory of the mind altered our perception of reality."
by Trevor Noah (Spiegel & Grau, ISBN: 9780399588174); Last week: 6; Weeks on List: 14 "Noah's compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime coming-of-age memoir--set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed--is a December 2016 Indie Next List Great Read."
by Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard (Holt, ISBN: 9781627790628); Last week: 5; Weeks on List: 22 "Killing the Rising Sun details the final moments of World War II like never before."
by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Spiegel & Grau, ISBN: 9780812993547); Last week: 7; Weeks on List: * "Coates offers a powerful new framework for understanding our nation's history and current crisis in this bold and personal literary exploration of America's racial history. A September 2015 Indie Next List Great Read."
by Paul Kalanithi (Random House, ISBN: 9780812988406); Last week: 8; Weeks on List: * "This profoundly moving and exquisitely observed memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis is a January 2016 Indie Next List Great Read."
by Meik Wiking (Morrow, ISBN: 9780062658807); Last week: 12; Weeks on List: 2 "Meik Wiking, the CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, provides a definitive guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being."
by Douglas Preston (Grand Central, ISBN: 9781455540006); Last week: 10; Weeks on List: 6 "Preston's latest is an absolutely true eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the 21st century."