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Bestsellers — Hardcover Nonfiction

Data Provided by the New York Times
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2014-11-30, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
  1. 41 by George W Bush
    The former president’s portrait of his father, George H. W. Bush.
  2. Killing patton by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
    The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.
  3. Yes please by Amy Poehler
    A humorous miscellany from the comedian and actress, an “S.N.L.” alumna and the star of “Parks and Recreation.”
  4. The andy cohen diaries by Andy Cohen
    One year in the (social) life of the TV producer and host of “Watch What Happens Live.”
  5. Small victories by Anne Lamott
    Essays about forgiveness, transformation and grace.
  6. 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.
  7. The art of asking by Amanda Palmer
    An expansion of a popular TED talk by the singer and blogger about the value of art and of pursuing dreams.
  8. The colder war by Marin Katusa
    A hedge fund manager argues that Vladimir Putin’s ambition is to consolidate Russian power by taking control of the world’s energy resources.
  9. Not that kind of girl by Lena Dunham
    Essays from the creator and star of “Girls.”
  10. What if? by Randall Munroe
    Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author’s website,
  11. No hero by Mark Owen with Kevin Maurer
    In a follow-up to “No Easy Day,” the Navy SEAL team member Matt Bissonnette, writing pseudonymously, describes the challenges of SEAL training and other missions in which he participated.
  12. Stonewalled by Sharyl Attkisson
    An investigative reporter complains of harassment and intimidation by the Obama administration.
  13. Undeniable by Bill Nye
    The “Science Guy” explains how evolution shapes our lives.
  14. True love by Jennifer Lopez
    The entertainer describes what she learned in the two-year period following her divorce.
  15. Dreamers and deceivers by Glenn Beck with Kevin Balfe
    More little-known stories from America’s past; a follow-up to “Miracles and Massacres.”
  16. So, anyway... by John Cleese
    A memoir by the comedian, actor and writer, a former Python.
  17. For love of country by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran
  18. As you wish by Cary Elwes with Joe Layden
    The making of the movie “The Princess Bride,” 25 years ago.
  19. The innovators by Walter Isaacson
    Studies of the people who created computers and the Internet, beginning in the 1840s.
  20. Jeter unfiltered by Derek Jeter with Anthony Bozza
    The Yankee shortstop and team captain looks back over his career.