Bestsellers — Hardcover Nonfiction
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2014-07-13, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
- Hard choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Clinton’s memoir focuses on her years as secretary of state and her views about the American role in the world.
- Blood feud by Edward Klein
A journalist describes animosity behind the alliance between the Clinton and Obama families.
- One nation by Ben Carson with Candy Carson
Carson, a retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, offers solutions to problems in health and education based on capitalism, not government.
- Capital in the twenty-first century by Thomas Piketty
A French economist’s analysis of centuries of economic history predicts worsening inequality and proposes solutions.
- 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.
- Think like a freak by Steven D Levitt and Stephen J Dubner
How to solve problems creatively, from the authors of “Freakonomics.”
- I am malala by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
The experience of the Pakistani girl who advocated for women’s education and was shot by the Taliban.
- Romanov sisters by Helen Rappaport
The story of the daughters of the last czar, who were executed in 1918.
- The closer by Mariano Rivera with Wayne Coffey
A memoir by the great Yankees pitcher.
- Carsick by John Waters
The cult-film director hitchhikes across the country.
- Flash boys by Michael Lewis
The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading; from the author of "Liar's Poker."
- Lean in by Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell
The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.
- David and goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
How disadvantages can work in our favor; by the author of "The Tipping Point" and "Blink."
- Special heart by Bret Baier with Jim Mills
A Fox News anchor on the challenges his family faced in caring for his son, who has congenital heart disease.
- How not to be wrong by Jordan Ellenberg
A mathematician shows how his discipline helps us think about problems of politics, medicine and commerce.
- Thrive by Arianna Huffington
Personal well-being as the indispensable third measure – with money and power -- of success.
- America by Dinesh D'Souza
- Confidence code by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman
Two journalists interview women in positions of leadership, examine research about confidence and discuss how women can achieve it.
- Killing jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The host of "The O'Reilly Factor" recounts the events leading up to Jesus’ execution.
- I like you just the way i am by Jenny Mollen
The actress and writer’s memoir of acting on impulse, plotting hoaxes and ignoring boundaries.