New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2014 Complete List Page 3

There are 244 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2014 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 61 to 90.

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61. Small Victories

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Anne Lamott
Release date: Nov 10, 2014
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Essays about forgiveness, transformation and grace.

62. You Can’t Make This Up

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Al Michaels L Jon Wertheim
Release date: Nov 18, 2014
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The veteran sportscaster, the voice of “Sunday Night Football,” recalls players and games he has observed.

63. Humans Of New York

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by: Br on Stanton
Release date: Oct 15, 2013
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Four hundred color photos of New Yorkers, with brief commentary by Stanton.

64. The Bully Pulpit

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Release date: Nov 05, 2013
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The relationship between Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft and the activities of the muckraking press, from the author of “Team of Rivals.”

65. The Future Of The Mind

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Michio Kaku
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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A theoretical physicist looks to a possible future of telepathy, mind-controlled robots and the uploading of memories.

66. No Place To Hide

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Glenn Greenwald
Release date: May 13, 2014
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The journalist presents new material about N.S.A. surveillance and describes his work with Edward Snowden.

67. Etched In Sand

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Regina Calcaterra
Release date: Aug 06, 2013
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Five siblings survive childhood abuse, foster care and homelessness on Long Island.

68. Diary Of A Mad Diva

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Joan Rivers
Release date: Jul 01, 2014
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Humorous reflections about life, pop culture and celebrities.

69. World Order

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Henry Kissinger
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The elder statesman offers a view of how to build an international order in today’s world.

70. How We Got To Now

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Steven Johnson
Release date: Sep 30, 2014
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A history of innovation focused on the development of six key technologies of modern life; the companion volume to a PBS series.

71. Rebel Yell

Weeks on the list: 3

by: S C Gwynne
Release date: Sep 30, 2014
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The life and career of the Confederate general Stonewall Jackson.

72. Worthy Fights

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Leon Panetta Jim Newton
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The writer’s experience in the Obama administration as director of the C.I.A. and secretary of defense.

73. Not My Father’s Son

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Alan Cumming
Release date: Oct 07, 2014
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The actor’s memoir describes growing up with his abusive father and his exploration of family mysteries.

74. Food

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Jim Gaffigan
Release date: Oct 01, 2014
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The comedian, author of “Dad Is Fat,” describes his relationship with his subject.

75. The Power Of Habit

Weeks on the list: 3

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.

76. Stonewalled

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Sharyl Attkisson
Release date: Nov 04, 2014
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An investigative reporter complains of harassment and intimidation by the Obama administration.

77. Miracles And Massacres

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Glenn Beck Kevin Balfe Hannah Beck
Release date: Nov 19, 2013
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Little-known stories from the American past.

78. The Sixth Extinction

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Elizabeth Kolbert
Release date: Feb 11, 2014
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The New Yorker writer examines the role of man-made influences in causing plant and animal loss.

79. The Divide

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Matt Taibbi
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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A journalist contends that economic inequality has created separate  systems of justice for the rich and poor.

80. Conform

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Glenn Beck Kevin Balfe Kyle Olson
Release date: May 06, 2014
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A call for refocused priorities in American public education.

81. Stress Test

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Timothy F Geithner
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The former Treasury secretary explains the choices he and others made during the financial crisis.

82. Business Adventures

Weeks on the list: 3

by: John Brooks
Release date: Jul 08, 2014
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Accounts of 12 Wall Street episodes that illuminate corporate and financial life in America.

83. The Mockingbird Next Door

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Marja Mills
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The author’s experience as Harper Lee’s neighbor.

84. A Long Way Gone

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Ishmael Beah
Release date: Aug 05, 2008
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A former child soldier’s killing spree and return to humanity.

85. The First Family Detail

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Ronald Kessler
Release date: Aug 05, 2014
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A reporter divulges details from Secret Service agents about the lives of presidents, ex-presidents and candidates, as well as about the service’s failings.

86. The Organized Mind

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Daniel J Levitin
Release date: Aug 19, 2014
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A professor draws on research in neuroscience to explain how organization can help us manage the overwhelming flood of information in our lives.

87. Rise Of Isis

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Jay Sekulow Jordan Sekulow others
Release date: Sep 15, 2014
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An examination of the jihadist group and a warning about its dangers.

88. This Changes Everything

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Naomi Klein
Release date: Sep 16, 2014
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The journalist, author of “The Shock Doctrine,” makes the case for the existence of climate change and argues that the market cannot solve the crisis.

89. Behind The Beautiful Forevers

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Katherine Boo
Release date: Feb 07, 2012
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A journalist reports on families striving for better lives in a Mumbai slum.

90. A Path Appears

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Nicholas Kristof Sheryl WuDunn
Release date: Sep 23, 2014
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Local and global initiatives that promote social progress, and how individuals can contribute.

Last updated on December 18, 2021