The latest top selling hardcover nonfiction books from Indie Bound
August 6th, 2020
by Mary L., Ph.D. Trump (S&S, ISBN: 9781982141462); Last week: 1; Weeks on List: 3 "Mary L. Trump's revelatory and authoritative portrait of her uncle, Donald J. Trump."
by Ibram X. Kendi (One World, ISBN: 9780525509288); Last week: 2; Weeks on List: 17 "Kendi's book is an essential work for anyone who wants to go beyond the awareness of racism to the next step: contributing to the formation of a just and equitable society."
by Glennon Doyle (The Dial Press, ISBN: 9781984801258); Last week: 3; Weeks on List: 21 "In Doyle's most revealing and powerful memoir yet, she explores the joy and peace we discover when we stop striving to meet the expectations of the world, and start trusting the voice deep within us."
by Erik Larson (Crown, ISBN: 9780385348713); Last week: 4; Weeks on List: 23 "Larson's fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz is a March 2020 Indie Next List Great Read."
by Eddie S. Glaude (Crown, ISBN: 9780525575320); Last week: 8; Weeks on List: 5 "At once a searing exploration that lays bare the tangled web of race, trauma, and memory, and a powerful interrogation of what we all must ask of ourselves in order to call forth a new America."
by Layla Saad (Sourcebooks, ISBN: 9781728209807); Last week: 9; Weeks on List: 13 "Saad takes readers on a 28-day journey of how to dismantle the privilege within themselves so that they can stop (often unconsciously) inflicting damage on people of color, and in turn, help other white people do better, too."
by Alex Trebek (S&S, ISBN: 9781982157999); Last week: 7; Weeks on List: 2 "This wise, charming, and inspiring book is further evidence why Trebek has long been considered one of the most beloved and respected figures in entertainment."
by Ta-Nehisi Coates (One World, ISBN: 9780812993547); Last week: 6; 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 John Bolton (S&S, ISBN: 9781982148034); Last week: 5; Weeks on List: 6 "An account of the Trump administration by the former National Security Advisor."
by James Nestor (Riverhead Books, ISBN: 9780735213616); Last week: 14; Weeks on List: 10 "Breath turns the conventional wisdom of what we thought we knew about our most basic biological function on its head. You will never breathe the same again."