Bestsellers — E-Book Nonfiction
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2015-09-06, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
- It is about islam by Glenn Beck
The talk-radio host looks to Muslim teachings for the roots of Islamic extremism.
- Etched in sand by Regina Calcaterra
Five siblings survive childhood abuse, foster care and homelessness on Long Island.
- 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.
- Dead wake by Erik Larson
The last voyage of the Lusitania, the passenger liner sunk by a German torpedo in 1915; by the author of "The Devil in the White City."
- Dean & me (a love story) by Jerry Lewis and James Kaplan
The funnier half of Martin and Lewis remembers his time with the man he calls “my partner”; first published in 2005.
- Auschwitz by Miklos Nyiszli
An eyewitness account of the Nazi death camp, written shortly after the war by a doctor who was a prisoner there.
- My lobotomy by Howard Dully and Charles Fleming
In 1960, at age 12, Dully was subjected to a transorbital lobotomy to cure his supposed psychological problems.
- The devil in the white city by Erik Larson
The tale of a great architect (Daniel Hudson Burnham) and a serial killer (H. H. Holmes), who were linked by the Chicago World's Fair of 1893.
Book Review | First Chapter | Sunday Review
- Seeking allah, finding jesus by Nabeel Qureshi
The clash between Islam and Christianity in one man’s heart.
- Sister queens by Julia Fox
A study of the noble, tragic lives of Katherine of Aragon and Juana, Queen of Castile.
- Between the world and me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the national correspondent of The Atlantic, framed as a letter to his teenage son.
- Modern romance by Aziz Ansari with Eric Klinenberg
The comedian enlists a sociologist to help him understand today’s dating scene.
- The wright brothers by David McCullough
The story of the bicycle mechanics from Ohio who ushered in the age of flight.
Book Review | Sunday Review
- Plunder and deceit by Mark R Levin
The talk-radio host urges young Americans to resist the statist masterminds who he says are burdening them with debt, inferior education and illegal immigration.
- Heinrich himmler by Roger Manvell and Heinrich Fraenkel