New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2016 Complete List Page 3

There are 257 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2016 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 61 to 90.

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61. Humans Of New York: Stories

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Br on Stanton
Release date: Oct 13, 2015
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More photographs, this time accompanied by interviews, from the creator of the blog and the book “Humans of New York.”

62. Sapiens

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

63. And Then All Hell Broke Loose

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by: Richard Engel
Release date: Feb 09, 2016
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NBC’s chief foreign correspondent discusses the Arab Spring and war in the Middle East.

64. A Mother’s Reckoning

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by: Sue Klebold
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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The mother of one of the Columbine shooters wrestles with her grief and guilt and discusses how parents can become more aware of the signs of mental illness in teenagers.

65. Miracles From Heaven

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by: Christy Beam
Release date: Apr 14, 2015
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A mother tells the story of her once-sickly daughter, whose chronic ailments disappeared after a near-death experience.

66. The Third Wave

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by: Steve Case
Release date: Apr 05, 2016
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In the current era, entrepreneurs will use technology to revolutionize various sectors of the economy.

67. Lab Girl

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by: Hope Jahren
Release date: Apr 05, 2016
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A geobiologist shares her fascination with plants and describes how she found her vocation.

68. First Women

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by: Kate Andersen Brower
Release date: Apr 12, 2016
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The 10 first ladies since 1960, based on interviews with White House staff, social secretaries and friends.

69. Between Breaths

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by: Elizabeth Vargas
Release date: Sep 13, 2016
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The co-anchor of “World News Tonight” and “20/20” describes her long struggle with acute anxiety and panic attacks, which she attempted to medicate with alcohol.

70. Scorched Earth

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by: Michael Savage
Release date: Sep 13, 2016
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The radio host discusses what will happen after the administration of “President Maobama.”

71. Guilty As Sin

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by: Edward Klein
Release date: Oct 04, 2016
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An attack on Hillary Clinton focused on her use of a private email server and the activities of the Clinton Foundation.

72. Settle For More

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by: Megyn Kelly
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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The anchor of Fox News’s “The Kelly File” discusses why she left a succesful career as a lawyer, the value of hard work, the personal and professional challenges she has faced.

73. Our Revolution

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by: Bernie S ers
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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The Vermont senator and former candidate for the Democratic nomination for president delivers his message. of social and economic justice.

74. Scrappy Little Nobody

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by: Anna Kendrick
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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Autobiographical essays by the young actress.

75. Born A Crime

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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.

76. What If?

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by: R all Munroe
Release date: Sep 02, 2014
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Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author’s website, xkcd.com.

77. Why Not Me?

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Mindy Kaling
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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More personal essays from the comedian and actress.

78. The Witches

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Stacy Schiff
Release date: Oct 27, 2015
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An account of the Salem witch trials of 1692.

79. Boys In The Trees

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Carly Simon
Release date: Nov 24, 2015
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A memoir by the singer.

80. Playing To The Edge

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Michael V Hayden
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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A former C.I.A. director defends his policies.

81. But What If We’re Wrong?

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Chuck Klosterman
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Imagining the contemporary world as it will appear to those for whom it will be the distant past.

82. It Gets Worse

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Shane Dawson
Release date: Jul 19, 2016
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Personal essays, mostly humorous by the YouTube celebrity.

83. Liars

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Glenn Beck
Release date: Aug 02, 2016
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The author says progressive politicians gain power and control by exploiting Americans’ fears.

84. The Making Of Donald Trump

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by: David Cay Johnston
Release date: Aug 02, 2016
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An in-depth look at the presidential nominee, drawing on decades of coverage.

85. The Perfect Horse

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Elizabeth Letts
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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The attempt in the closing days of World War II to rescue purebred horses raised for Hitler.

86. In Such Good Company

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by: Carol Burnett
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Burnett looks back on “The Carol Burnett Show” (1967-78), describing sketches and favorite guests as well as directors, musicians and members of the crew.

87. Superficial

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Andy Cohen
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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The further adventures of the TV producer and personality.

88. Thank You For Being Late

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by: Thomas L Friedman
Release date: Nov 22, 2016
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How the accelerating pace of technology, globalization and climate change are reshaping the world, and what we can do about it.

89. The Daily Show (The Book)

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Chris Smith
Release date: Nov 22, 2016
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An oral history of the show, based on extensive interviews with Jon Stewart and others.

90. All The Gallant Men

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Donald Stratton Ken Gire
Release date: Nov 22, 2016
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An eyewitness account of Pearl Harbor by a 94-year-old veteran.

Last updated on December 18, 2021