The latest top selling paperback nonfiction books from Indie Bound
February 24th, 2017
by Margot Lee Shetterly (Morrow, ISBN: 9780062363602); Last week: 1; Weeks on List: 11 "The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America's greatest achievements in space. Now a major motion picture."
by Jenny Lawson (Flatiron, ISBN: 9781250077028); Last week: 4; Weeks on List: 2 "A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. But terrible ideas are what Lawson does best."
by Jen Sincero (Running Press, ISBN: 9780762447695); Last week: 3; Weeks on List: * "Sincero helps you understand why you are how you are, how to love what you can't change, how to change what you don't love, and how to start living the kind of life you used to be jealous of."
by Diane Ackerman (Norton, ISBN: 9780393354256); Last week: 10; Weeks on List: 2 "The true story of zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who hid hundreds of Polish Jews during WWII, based on Antonina's diaries. Soon to be a major motion picture."
by Jane Mayer (Anchor, ISBN: 9780307947901); Last week: 2; Weeks on List: 4 "Mayer examines a network of exceedingly wealthy people with a systematic plan to fundamentally alter the American political system."
by Adam Grant (Penguin, ISBN: 9780143128854); Last week: 6; Weeks on List: 2 "Grant examines how people can champion new ideas--and how leaders can encourage originality in their organizations."
by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Anchor, ISBN: 9781101911761); Last week: 5; Weeks on List: * "The award-winning author of Americanah offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the 21st century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness."
by Gene Stone (Dey Street, ISBN: 9780062686480); Last week: 11; Weeks on List: 6 "Stone offers guidance and concrete solutions that can be used to make a difference during the Trump presidency."
by Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt (Harper, ISBN: 9780062454959); Last week: 8; Weeks on List: 3 "A touching and intimate correspondence between Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, offering timeless wisdom and a revealing glimpse into their lives."
by Bill Bryson (Anchor, ISBN: 9780804172714); Last week: 7; Weeks on List: 17 "Bryson's loving and hilarious valentine to his adopted country, Great Britain."