|This Week||Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction||Weeks On List|
|1||THE GLASS CASTLE, by Jeannette Walls.
The author recalls a bizarre childhood. Originally published in 2005 and the basis of a forthcoming movie.
|2||AL FRANKEN, GIANT OF THE SENATE, by Al Franken.
A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer.
|3||HILLBILLY ELEGY, by JD Vance.
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood.
|4||ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY, by Neil deGrasse Tyson.
A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.
|5||CONSCIENCE OF A CONSERVATIVE, by Jeff Flake.
The Arizona senator defends traditional conservative values, says the movement has lost its way and calls for a return to principle.
|6||THE MIRACLE OF DUNKIRK, by Walter Lord.
The story of the heroic evacuation of British troops in 1940, retold in a current movie. Originally published in 1982.
|7||THE BIG LIE, by Dinesh D'Souza.
The conservative commentator argues that the American left is a fascist threat.
|8||DEVIL'S BARGAIN, by Joshua Green.
A deeply reported account of the relationship between Donald Trump and his chief strategist, Steve Bannon.
|9||KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON, by David Grann.
The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.
|10||OPTION B, by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant.
Sandberg’s experience after her husband’s sudden death and Grant’s psychological research combine to provide insight on facing adversity and building resilience.
|11||SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
|12||DUNKIRK, by Joshua Levine.
The history behind the current movie.
|13||BORN A CRIME, by Trevor Noah.
A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show.”
|14||REDISCOVERING AMERICANISM, by Mark R Levin.
The radio host argues that the founding fathers would be shocked by the expansion of modern government.
|15||WHAT MADE MADDY RUN, by Kate Fagan.
The story behind the suicide of Madison Holleran, a student athlete at the University of Pennsylvania.