The latest top selling paperback nonfiction books from Indie Bound
March 29th, 2017
by Margot Lee Shetterly (Morrow, ISBN: 9780062363602); Last week: 1; Weeks on List: 15 "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 Diane Ackerman (Norton, ISBN: 9780393354256); Last week: 2; Weeks on List: 6 "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 Jen Sincero (Running Press, ISBN: 9780762447695); Last week: 4; 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 Adam M. Grant (Penguin, ISBN: 9780143128854); Last week: 5; Weeks on List: 6 "Grant examines how people can champion new ideas--and how leaders can encourage originality in their organizations."
by Jenny Lawson (Flatiron, ISBN: 9781250077028); Last week: 3; Weeks on List: 6 "A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. But terrible ideas are what Lawson does best."
by Hope Jahren (Vintage, ISBN: 9781101873724); Last week: 7; Weeks on List: 3 "This illuminating debut memoir by acclaimed scientist Jahren is also a moving portrait of a longtime friendship and a stunningly fresh look at plants that will forever change how you see the natural world."
by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Anchor, ISBN: 9781101911761); Last week: 6; 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 Timothy Egan (Mariner, ISBN: 9780544944831); Last week: 10; Weeks on List: 2 "National Book Award-winner Egan tells the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishmen in 19th-century America, Thomas Meagher."
by Artisan (Artisan Publishers, ISBN: 9781579658281); Last week: 8; Weeks on List: 3 "This collection features 500 of the most eloquent, provocative, uplifting, clever, and creative signs from across the U.S. and around the world on the day of the Women's March, January 21, 2017."
by Matthew Desmond (Broadway, ISBN: 9780553447453); Last week: 9; Weeks on List: 3 "Desmond transforms our understanding of extreme poverty and economic exploitation while providing fresh ideas for solving a devastating, uniquely American problem."