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Bestsellers — E-Book Nonfiction

Data Provided by the New York Times
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2014-11-02, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
  1. Killing patton by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
    The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the strange death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.
  2. Not that kind of girl by Lena Dunham
    A collection of revealing and often humorous personal essays from the creator and star of “Girls.”
  3. The hot zone by Richard Preston
    The discovery of the Ebola virus, and the efforts to keep it from spreading; first published in 1994.
  4. The boys in the boat by Daniel James Brown
    The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
  5. The innovators by Walter Isaacson
    Studies of the people who created computers and the Internet, beginning in the 1840s.
  6. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
    An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II after his plane went down over the Pacific.
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  7. Being mortal by Atul Gawande
    The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.
  8. As you wish by Cary Elwes with Joe Layden
    The making of the movie “The Princess Bride,” 25 years ago.
  9. Neil patrick harris: choose your own autobiography by Neil Patrick Harris with David Javerbaum
    The actor’s life story is structured as a Choose Your Own Adventure book.
  10. Not my father's son by Alan Cumming
    The actor’s memoir describes his abusive father and his family’s secrets as well as his professional experiences.
  11. How we got to now by Steven Johnson
    A history of innovation focused on the development of six key technologies of modern life; the companion volume to a PBS series.
  12. Wild by Cheryl Strayed
    A woman’s account of a life-changing 1,100-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail during the summer of 1995.
  13. American sniper by Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice
    A memoir about battlefield experiences in Iraq by the Navy SEALs sniper.
  14. Worthy fights by Leon Panetta
    The writer’s experience in the Obama administration as director of the C.I.A. and secretary of defense.
  15. Pay any price by James Risen
  16. Quiet by Susan Cain
    Introverts — approximately one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.
  17. A heartbreaking work of staggering genius by Dave Eggers
  18. 740 park by Michael Gross
  19. Stop the coming civil war by Michael Savage
    The radio host urges true patriots to save the country from the machinations of the left.
  20. I am malala by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
    The experience of the young Pakistani advocate for women’s education shot by the Taliban.