New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2015 Complete List Page 9

There are 264 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2015 list. Here are the 24 books ranked from 241 to 264.

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241. Dean & Me (A Love Story)

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by: Jerry Lewis James Kaplan
Release date: Dec 18, 2007
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The funnier half of Martin and Lewis remembers his time with the man he calls “my partner”; first published in 2005.

242. My Lobotomy

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by: Howard Dully Charles Fleming
Release date: Sep 04, 2007
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In 1960, at age 12, Dully was subjected to a transorbital lobotomy to cure his supposed psychological problems.

243. Tell Me Where It Hurts

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by: Nick Trout
Release date: Mar 11, 2008
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A veterinary surgeon describes recent advances in animal medicine and the controversies that come with them.

244. Mark Twain: Man In White

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by: Michael Shelden
Release date: Jan 26, 2010
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A biography of Twain in his vibrant last years of life.

245. Auschwitz

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by: Miklos Nyiszli
Release date: Apr 01, 2011
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An eyewitness account of the Nazi death camp, written shortly after the war by a doctor who was a prisoner there.

246. Neurotribes

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by: Steve Silberman
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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A science writer argues that conditions like autism are natural human variations with some adaptive elements, and surveys the history of autism and the current spike in diagnoses.

247. Endzone

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by: John U Bacon
Release date: Sep 01, 2015
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A tribute to the Michigan Wolverines football program, its rise, fall and resurgence.

248. Jimmy Stewart

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by: Michael Munn
Release date: Mar 01, 2013
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A biography concentrates on the actor’s little-known private side.

249. Relentless Strike

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by: Sean Naylor
Release date: Sep 01, 2015
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The inside story of Joint Special Operations Command, the military’s premier weapon in the war against terror.

250. Lyndon Johnson And The American Dream

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by: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Release date: Aug 04, 2015
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A biography draws from research and from the author’s time spent working at the White House from 1967 to 1969.

251. Reckless

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by: Chrissie Hynde
Release date: Sep 08, 2015
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The Pretenders’ frontwoman revisits four decades in the music industry.

252. Waiting To Be Heard

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by: Am a Knox
Release date: Apr 30, 2013
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Knox, who was convicted of the murder of her roommate in 2009 when she was an American student in Italy, a conviction that was overturned in 2011, tells her story.

253. The Prize

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by: Dale Russakoff
Release date: Sep 08, 2015
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What happened when Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Christie and Cory Booker took on school reform in Newark, N.J.

254. A Train In Winter

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by: Caroline Moorehead
Release date: Nov 08, 2011
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The fate of 230 Frenchwomen, members of the Resistance, sent to Auschwitz in 1943; originally published in 2011.

255. The Art Of Memoir

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by: Mary Karr
Release date: Sep 15, 2015
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The author of “The Liars’ Club,”  “Cherry” and “Lit” offers instruction in memoir-writing and discusses her favorite writers’ work.

256. Killing The Messenger

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by: David Brock
Release date: Sep 15, 2015
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A former right-wing operative describes his transformation and passionately defends Hillary Clinton

257. Hitler’s Last Witness

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by: Rochus Misch others
Release date: Aug 30, 2014
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An account of Hitler’s private life by a soldier who was part of his SS bodyguard, and died in 2013.

258. The Three Roosevelts

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by: James MacGregor Burns Susan Dunn
Release date: Dec 01, 2007
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A political biography of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt; first published in 2001.

259. The Tudors

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by: G J Meyer
Release date: Feb 23, 2010
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The story of England’s most notorious dynasty. Originally published in 2010.

260. Unlikeable

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by: Edward Klein
Release date: Sep 28, 2015
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A unflattering portrait of Hillary Clinton.

261. _____ My Dad Says

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by: Justin Halpern
Release date: May 04, 2010
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A coming-of-age memoir organized around the musings, purveyed on Twitter, of the author’s father.

262. The Short And Tragic Life Of Robert Peace

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by: Jeff Hobbs
Release date: Sep 23, 2014
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The story of a brilliant young man from a New Jersey ghetto who graduated from Yale but was murdered as a drug dealer at age 30.

263. Saving Capitalism

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by: Robert B Reich
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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The former secretary of labor in the Clinton administration, now a professor of public policy, considers how to reverse income inequality.

264. The Sweet Life In Paris

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by: David Lebovitz
Release date: May 05, 2009
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A cook moves to Paris: adventures and recipes. Originally published in 2009.

Last updated on December 18, 2021