New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2016 Complete List Page 7

There are 257 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2016 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 181 to 210.

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181. Game Of Crowns

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by: Christopher Andersen
Release date: Apr 19, 2016
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The relationships among Queen Elizabeth, Camilla Parker Bowles and Kate Middleton.

182. Contagious

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by: Jonah Berger
Release date: Mar 05, 2013
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A Wharton marketing professor describes what makes ideas and products popular, and offers techniques readers can use in business and life. Originally published in 2013.

183. Paris In Love

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by: Eloisa James
Release date: Apr 03, 2012
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An account of a family’s year in Paris.

184. Old Age

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by: Michael Kinsley
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Essays, both serious and humorous, about aging and death, based in part on Kinsley’s experience with Parkinson’s disease and aimed at his fellow baby boomers.

185. Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are?

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by: Frans de Waal
Release date: Apr 25, 2016
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A primatologist explores the intelligence of various animals.

186. The Lost Painting

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by: Jonathan Harr
Release date: Oct 25, 2005
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A young art historian’s high-stakes search for a missing Caravaggio masterpiece. Originally published in 2005.

187. Bettyville

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by: George Hodgman
Release date: Mar 10, 2015
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A New York editor returns to his Missouri hometown to care for his aging mother.

188. Ruthless

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by: Ron Miscavige Dan Koon
Release date: May 03, 2016
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The father of Scientology’s leader criticizes his management of the organization.

189. Five Easy Theses

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by: James Stone
Release date: May 03, 2016
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An executive and philanthropist identifiess five domestic policy problems and proposes solutions.

190. Paul Mccartney

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by: Philip Norman
Release date: May 03, 2016
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A life, by the author of “Shout! The Beatles in Their Generation” and “John Lennon.”

191. The Only Rule Is It Has To Work

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by: Ben Lindbergh Sam Miller
Release date: May 03, 2016
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Two statistics-minded baseball analysts are offered a chance to manage a California minor-league team according to their principles.

192. The Big Picture

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by: Sean Carroll
Release date: May 10, 2016
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A theoretical physicist discusses how to understand the universe and ourselves through science.

193. 10% Happier

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by: Dan Harris
Release date: Mar 11, 2014
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A co-anchor of “Nightline” reports on the science and spiritual dimensions of meditation, and describes how it has improved his life.

194. Wonderful Tonight

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by: Pattie Boyd Penny Junor
Release date: May 27, 2008
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Boyd describes her marriages to George Harrison and Eric Clapton. Originally published in 2007.

195. My Word Is My Bond

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by: Roger Moore
Release date: Oct 06, 2009
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The autobiography of Moore, who played James Bond seven times between 1973 and 1985. Originally published in 2008.

196. The Nurses

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by: Alex ra Robbins
Release date: Apr 14, 2015
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The daily dramas of the profession as experienced by nurses in four hospitals, as well as interviews with hundreds of others.

197. Duel With The Devil

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by: Paul Collins
Release date: Jun 04, 2013
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In 1800, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr joined forces to defend a young man accused of murder in New York City.

198. The Nazi Officer’s Wife

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by: Edith H Beer Susan Dworkin
Release date: Jan 31, 2012
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The story of a Jewish woman who hid her identity and married a Nazi Party member, thus saving her life.

199. My Voice

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by: Angie Martinez
Release date: May 17, 2016
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A memoir by the popular Power 105.1 D.J., formerly at Hot 97, who has been an important force in hip-hop.

200. The Last Jew Of Treblinka

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by: Chil Rajchman
Release date: Nov 15, 2021
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A memoir of the concentration camp by a prisoner who escaped after 11 months, written in Yiddish in 1945. The author died in 2004. Originally published in English in 2011.

201. The Vegas Diaries

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by: Holly Madison
Release date: May 17, 2016
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A memoir of life in Las Vegas after leaving the Playboy mansion.

202. The View From The Cheap Seats

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by: Neil Gaiman
Release date: May 31, 2016
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A collection of nonfiction essays on such topics as art, dreams, myth and memories.

203. The World According To Star Wars

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by: Cass R Sunstein
Release date: May 31, 2016
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A look at the various ways the movie franchise illuminates political, moral, and familial themes.

204. The Inevitable

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by: Kevin Kelly
Release date: Jun 07, 2016
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The long-term trends and technological developments that will shape the next 30 years.

205. Every Little Step

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by: Bob Brown Nick Chiles
Release date: Jun 13, 2016
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The performer looks back at his career, his tumultuous marriage to Whitney Houston and his relationship with their daughter, Bobbi Kristina.

206. Invisible Influence

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by: Jonah Berger
Release date: Jun 14, 2016
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A marketing professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School explores the complexities of social influence.

207. Belle

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by: Paula Byrne
Release date: Apr 29, 2014
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The story of a mixed-race girl raised as a lady in 18th-century England; the inspiration for the 2014 movie.

208. The Residence

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by: Kate Andersen Brower
Release date: Apr 07, 2015
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Fifty years of White House lore, based on interviews with butlers, maids and other staff members.

209. House Of Nails

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by: Lenny Dykstra
Release date: Jul 12, 2016
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The center fielder’s memoir describes his life in baseball, business success, struggle with substance abuse, conviction and imprisonment for bankruptcy fraud, and attempt at redemption.

210. The Romanovs

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by: Ian Grey
Release date: Apr 13, 2016
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A history of the dynasty with an emphasis on the personal lives of the czars.

Last updated on December 18, 2021