New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2016 Complete List Page 9

There are 257 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2016 list. Here are the 17 books ranked from 241 to 257.

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241. The General Vs. The President

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by: H W Br s
Release date: Oct 11, 2016
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The conflict between President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur during the Korean War.

242. Buffering

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by: Hannah Hart
Release date: Oct 18, 2016
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A memoir by the host of the YouTube show “My Drunk Kitchen” focuses on her challenging childhood.

243. Carry On, Warrior

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by: Glennon Doyle Melton
Release date: Apr 02, 2013
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Reflections on marriage, motherhood, faith, addiction and recovery; from the author of the blog Momastery.com.

244. Better Than New

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by: Nicole Curtis
Release date: Oct 18, 2016
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The entrepreneurial single mom of the HGTV and DIY Network show “Rehab Addict” memoir.

245. A Lowcountry Heart

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by: Pat Conroy
Release date: Oct 25, 2016
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Interviews, speeches, blog posts and essays by the author of “The Great Santini” and “The Lords of Discipline,” who died in March 2016.

246. Let Me Tell You About Jasper …

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by: Dana Perino
Release date: Oct 25, 2016
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Reflections on dogs, especially her Vizsla, Jasper, and politics, by the co-host of Fox News’s “The Five,” a former press secretary to President George W. Bush.

247. The Fleet At Flood Tide

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by: James Hornfischer
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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America’s war in the Pacific.

248. A Perfect Union Of Contrary Things

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by: Sarah Jensen Maynard James Keenan
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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A biography of the lead singer and songwriter of the alternative metal group Tool.

249. Testimony

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by: Robbie Robertson
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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A memoir by the guitarist and principal songwriter of the Band.

250. The Road To Ruin

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by: James Rickards
Release date: Nov 15, 2016
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251. Kathy Griffin’s Celebrity Run-Ins

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by: Kathy Griffin
Release date: Nov 22, 2016
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From Woody Allen to Warren Zevon, an alphabetical list (with anecdotes) of the celebrities Griffin has met during her years in show business.

252. The Princess Diarist

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by: Carrie Fisher
Release date: Nov 22, 2016
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Recollections of life on the set of the first Star Wars movie by the actress and writer, who died in December.

253. Frozen In Time

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by: Mitchell Zuckoff
Release date: Apr 23, 2013
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An account both of airmen’s fight for survival in the Arctic after a 1942 crash, and of a 2012 expedition to Greenland to find the remains of a plane that crashed in a rescue attempt.

254. The Undoing Project

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by: Michael Lewis
Release date: Dec 06, 2016
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How the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky upended assumptions about the decision-making process and invented the field of behavioral economics.

255. Furiously Happy

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by: Jenny Lawson
Release date: Sep 22, 2015
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A humorous treatment of the author’s experience of depression and anxiety disorder.

256. The Eighty-Dollar Champion

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by: Elizabeth Letts
Release date: Aug 23, 2011
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The story of Snowman the horse, the jumper and national celebrity.

257. Escape

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by: Carolyn Jessop
Release date: Oct 16, 2007
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A woman’s account of her flight from a fundamentalist polygamous sect; first published in 2007.

Last updated on December 18, 2021