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Bestsellers — E-Book Nonfiction

Data Provided by the New York Times
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2015-09-06, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
  1. It is about islam by Glenn Beck
    The talk-radio host looks to Muslim teachings for the roots of Islamic extremism.
  2. Etched in sand by Regina Calcaterra
    Five siblings survive childhood abuse, foster care and homelessness on Long Island.
  3. 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.
  4. 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."
    Sunday Review
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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
  9. Seeking allah, finding jesus by Nabeel Qureshi
    The clash between Islam and Christianity in one man’s heart.
  10. Sister queens by Julia Fox
    A study of the noble, tragic lives of Katherine of Aragon and Juana, Queen of Castile.
  11. 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.
    Book Review
  12. Modern romance by Aziz Ansari with Eric Klinenberg
    The comedian enlists a sociologist to help him understand today’s dating scene.
  13. 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
  14. 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.
  15. Heinrich himmler by Roger Manvell and Heinrich Fraenkel