New York Times Audio Nonfiction Best Sellers 2019 Complete List Page 1

There are 68 books in the New York Times Audio Nonfiction Best Sellers 2019 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. Extreme Ownership

Weeks on the list: 52

by: Jocko Willink Leif Babin
Release date: Oct 20, 2015
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Applying the principles of Navy SEALs leadership training to any organization.

2. Becoming

Weeks on the list: 52

by: Michelle Obama
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The former first lady describes her journey from the South Side of Chicago to the White House, and how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.

3. Educated

Weeks on the list: 52

by: Tara Westover
Release date: Jan 01, 2018
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The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

4. Born A Crime

Weeks on the list: 52

by: Trevor Noah
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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A memoir about growing up in South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show,” whose birth was the result of an illegal (under apartheid) relationship between a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother.

5. Sapiens

Weeks on the list: 47

by: Yuval Noah Harari
Release date: May 15, 2018
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How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.

6. The Power Of Habit

Weeks on the list: 35

by: Charles Duhigg
Release date: Feb 28, 2012
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A Times reporter’s account of the science behind how we form, and break, habits.

7. Maybe You Should Talk To Someone

Weeks on the list: 35

by: Lori Gottlieb
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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A psychotherapist gains unexpected insights when she becomes another therapist’s patient.

8. Bad Blood

Weeks on the list: 30

by: John Carreyrou
Release date: May 21, 2018
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The rise and fall of Theranos, the biotech startup that failed to deliver on its promise to make blood testing more efficient.

9. Thinking, Fast And Slow

Weeks on the list: 26

by: Daniel Kahneman
Release date: Oct 25, 2011
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The winner of the Nobel in economic science discusses how we make choices in business and personal life and when we can and cannot trust our intuitions.

10. The Pioneers

Weeks on the list: 18

by: David McCullough
Release date: May 07, 2019
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian tells the story of the settling of the Northwest Territory through five main characters.

11. My Own Words

Weeks on the list: 17

by: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Mary Hartnett Wendy W. Williams
Release date: Oct 04, 2016
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A collection of articles and speeches by the Supreme Court justice.

12. Talking To Strangers

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Malcolm Gladwell
Release date: Sep 28, 2021
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Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.

13. 21 Lessons For The 21St Century

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Yuval Noah Harari
Release date: Aug 20, 2019
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Technological, political and social issues in the modern era, and the choices individuals might consider in facing them.

14. Life Will Be The Death Of Me

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Chelsea H ler
Release date: Apr 09, 2019
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The comedian chronicles going into therapy and becoming an advocate for change.

15. Range

Weeks on the list: 13

by: David Epstein
Release date: May 28, 2019
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An argument for how generalists excel more than specialists, especially in complex and unpredictable fields.

16. Permanent Record

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Edward Snowden
Release date: Sep 17, 2019
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A memoir by the former National Security Agency contractor who exposed the government’s mass surveillance program.

17. How To Change Your Mind

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Michael Pollan
Release date: Jan 01, 2018
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A personal account of how psychedelics might help the mentally ill and people dealing with everyday challenges.

18. The Threat

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Andrew G McCabe
Release date: Dec 04, 2018
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The former deputy director of the F.B.I. describes major events of his career and the ways the agency works to protect Americans.

19. I Can’t Make This Up

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Kevin Hart Neil Strauss
Release date: Jun 06, 2017
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The comedian’s personal and professional life.

20. The Moment Of Lift

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Melinda Gates
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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The philanthropist shares stories of empowering women to improve society.

21. America Before

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Graham Hancock
Release date: Sep 29, 2020
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The author of “Magicians of the Gods” makes his case about the origins of civilizations.

22. Unfreedom Of The Press

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Mark R Levin
Release date: May 21, 2019
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The conservative commentator and radio host makes his case that the press is aligned with political ideology.

23. Three Women

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Lisa Taddeo
Release date: Jul 09, 2019
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The inequality of female desire is explored through the sex lives of a homemaker, a high school student and a restaurant owner.

24. Thank You For My Service

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Mat Best Ross Patterson Nils Parker
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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An inside look into military life by the YouTube personality and former Army Ranger.

25. Blowout

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Rachel Maddow
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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The MSNBC host argues that the global oil and gas industry has weakened democracies and bolstered authoritarians.

26. Catch And Kill

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Ronan Farrow
Release date: Oct 15, 2019
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter details some surveillance and intimidation tactics used to pressure journalists and elude consequences by certain wealthy and connected men.

27. Dear Girls

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Ali Wong
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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The comedian dispenses her brand of wisdom through letters to her children.

28. Midnight In Chernobyl

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Adam Higginbotham
Release date: Feb 12, 2019
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An account of the 1986 disaster at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, based on hundreds of hours of interviews.

29. The Right Side Of History

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Ben Shapiro
Release date: Mar 19, 2019
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The conservative political commentator reflects upon what he considers most impactful to Western civilization.

30. Inside Out

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Demi Moore
Release date: Sep 01, 2019
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The Hollywood star chronicles the rocky relationships, body image issues and public perceptions that affected her attempts to balance family and fame.

Last updated on December 9, 2021