New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2017 Complete List Page 3

There are 185 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2017 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 61 to 90.

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61. The Paradigm

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Jonathan Cahn
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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Ancient figures from the Middle East are used to explain the rise and fall of contemporary leaders and events.

62. The Dangerous Case Of Donald Trump

Weeks on the list: 4

by: edited B y X Lee
Release date: Oct 03, 2017
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27 psychiatrists and mental health experts give their assessments of the president.

63. Hamilton: The Revolution

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Lin-Manuel Mir a Jeremy McCarter
Release date: Apr 12, 2016
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The libretto of the Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos, a production history and interviews with the cast.

64. The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Amy Schumer
Release date: Aug 16, 2016
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Humorous personal essays by the comedian, actor and writer.

65. Born To Run

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Bruce Springsteen
Release date: Sep 27, 2016
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The singer-songwriter’s autobiography.

66. Settle For More

Weeks on the list: 4

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.

67. The Princess Diarist

Weeks on the list: 4

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.

68. Talking As Fast As I Can

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Lauren Graham
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Essays by the star of “The Gilmore Girls” (both the original and the mini-series) and “Parenthood.”

69. Being Mortal

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Atul Gaw e
Release date: Oct 07, 2014
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The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.

70. Hallelujah Anyway

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Anne Lamott
Release date: Apr 04, 2017
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The importance of mercy in our lives.

71. Black Privilege

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Charlamagne Tha God
Release date: Apr 18, 2017
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The radio personality presents his life story and offers advice for success.

72. You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Sherman Alexie
Release date: Jun 13, 2017
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The Indian writer’s memoir of his complicated relationship with his mother.

73. The Swamp

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Eric Bolling
Release date: Jun 27, 2017
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The Fox News host suggests how Donald Trump can fight corruption and cronyism in Washington.

74. Martin Luther

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Eric Metaxas
Release date: Oct 03, 2017
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A biography of the monk whose writings sparked the Protestant Reformation.

75. We’re Going To Need More Wine

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Gabrielle Union
Release date: Oct 17, 2017
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Essays by the actress and activist on love, step-parenting and living beyond personal tragedy.

76. Hacks

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Donna Brazile
Release date: Nov 07, 2017
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An account of the Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee and the fights within the party during the 2016 campaign.

77. Collusion

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Luke Harding
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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The British journalist recounts his meeting with the former MI6 officer Christopher Steele and makes his case for a connection between Moscow and Donald Trump.

78. Same Kind Of Different As Me

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Ron Hall Denver Moore Lynn Vincent
Release date: Mar 09, 2008
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The unlikely friendship between a homeless drifter and a successful art dealer who meet at a shelter in Texas.

79. The Better Angels Of Our Nature

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Steven Pinker
Release date: Jan 01, 2011
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The Harvard psychologist argues that we are living in the most peaceable period of human existence, thanks to developments ­— government, literacy, trade — that make it possible for people to control their violent impulses.

80. 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.

81. Wishful Drinking

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Carrie Fisher
Release date: Dec 02, 2008
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A memoir based on Fisher’s one-woman autobiographical show. Originally published in 2008.

82. Tears We Cannot Stop

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Michael Eric Dyson
Release date: Jan 17, 2017
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A frank and searing discussion of race.

83. Dereliction Of Duty

Weeks on the list: 2

by: H R McMaster
Release date: Mar 01, 2011
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This book by the newly appointed national security adviser, originally published in 1997, argues that officers of the Joint Chiefs of Staff failed to give President Johnson candid advice about the Vietnam War.

84. Trump’s War

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Michael Savage
Release date: Mar 14, 2017
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The radio host discusses the challenges President Trump faces as he strives to fulfill his promises.

85. A Colony In A Nation

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Chris Hayes
Release date: Mar 21, 2017
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The MSNC host discusses race relations with a focus on the differences in policing in the white nation and its black colony.

86. The Most Beautiful

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Mayte Garcia
Release date: Apr 04, 2017
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A reminiscence by Prince’s first wife.

87. Prince Charles

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Sally Bedell Smith
Release date: Apr 04, 2017
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A life of the heir to the British throne, by the author of biographies of Queen Elizabeth II and Diana, Princess of Wales.

88. The True Jesus

Weeks on the list: 2

by: David Limbaugh
Release date: Apr 10, 2017
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The four Gospel stories are combined into a unified account.

89. Troublemaker

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Leah Remini Rebecca Paley
Release date: Nov 03, 2015
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The actress describes her life in Scientology and the aftermath of her break with the church in 2013.

90. The Lost City Of Z

Weeks on the list: 2

by: David Grann
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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A New Yorker writer searches for a British explorer who disappeared in the Amazon in 1925. Originally published in 2009 and the basis of the 2017 movie.

Last updated on December 18, 2021