New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2017 Complete List Page 5

There are 185 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2017 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 121 to 150.

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121. Note To Self

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by: Connor Franta
Release date: Apr 18, 2017
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The internet personality discloses his struggles with depression and other issues in short essays and diarylike entries.

122. You Don’t Look Your Age … And Other Fairy Tales

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by: Sheila Nevins
Release date: May 02, 2017
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A TV producer’s miscellaney about women and work, family and aging.

123. Jackie’s Girl

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by: Kathy McKeon
Release date: May 09, 2017
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Recollections from Jackie Kennedy’s longtime assistant.

124. Teammate

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by: David Ross Don Yaeger
Release date: May 09, 2017
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A life in baseball, by the (now retired) Chicago Cubs catcher.

125. Rising Star

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by: David J Garrow
Release date: May 09, 2017
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A critical biography of Barack Obama, particularly focusing on his formative years.

126. Papi

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by: David Ortiz Michael Holley
Release date: May 16, 2017
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Looking back on 14 years with the Red Sox.

127. Do I Make Myself Clear?

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by: Harold Evans
Release date: Jan 10, 2017
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Advice on writing well from a noted editor.

128. Coach Wooden And Me

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by: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Release date: Jun 06, 2017
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A life-changing 50-year friendship that began during Abdul-Jabbar’s student days at U.C.L.A.

129. Dark Money

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by: Jane Mayer
Release date: Jan 19, 2016
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An account of how the Koch brothers and other super-wealthy donors deployed their money to change American politics.

130. Churchill And Orwell

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by: Thomas E Ricks
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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A dual biography of two independent thinkers.

131. The New Jim Crow

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by: Michelle Alex er
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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A law professor on the “war on drugs” and its role in the disproportionate incarceration of Black men.

132. Written Out Of History

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by: Mike Lee
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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Early Americans who warned against a central government, by the Republican senator from Utah.

133. We Are Never Meeting In Real Life

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by: Samantha Ir
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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A blogger’s second book of essays.

134. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look On My Face?

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by: Alan Alda
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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The actor’s efforts to help people learn to communicate more effectively.

135. The Bright Hour

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by: Nina Riggs
Release date: Jun 06, 2017
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An account of a woman’s struggle with metastatic breast cancer.

136. No Is Not Enough

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by: Naomi Klein
Release date: Jun 13, 2017
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Klein describes Trump’s “corporate coup” and offers suggestions for how to oppose him.

137. Everybody Lies

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by: Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
Release date: May 09, 2017
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What big data — the information now available online — reveals about people’s attitudes and behavior.

138. Everything All At Once

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by: Bill Nye
Release date: Jul 11, 2017
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Part memoir, part celebration of science and problem-solving.

139. Conscience Of A Conservative

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by: Jeff Flake
Release date: Aug 01, 2017
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The Arizona senator defends traditional conservative values, says the movement has lost its way and calls for a return to principle.

140. What Made Maddy Run

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by: Kate Fagan
Release date: Aug 01, 2017
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The story behind the suicide of Madison Holleran, a student athlete at the University of Pennsylvania.

141. Diana

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by: Andrew Morton
Release date: Dec 01, 2009
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A biography of the Princess of Wales, who died at the age of 36 in 1997. Originally published in 1992.

142. Hail To The Chin

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by: Bruce Campbell Craig Sanborn
Release date: Aug 15, 2017
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The self-described B-movie actor evaluates his quality of life, moves to Oregon and enjoys further adventures.

143. Helga’s Diary

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by: Helga Weiss
Release date: Apr 22, 2013
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The daily accounts by a Jewish schoolgirl from Prague, who survived the concentration camps in Terezín and Auschwitz.

144. Life 3.0

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by: Max Tegmark
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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An M.I.T. professor delves into the conveniences and problems generated by artificial intelligence.

145. Evicted

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by: Matthew Desmond
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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How poor people repeatedly lose their homes while landlords profit.

146. It Takes Two

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by: Jonathan Scott Drew Scott
Release date: Sep 05, 2017
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The identical twins and reality TV stars trace their ascent from their upbringing in Vancouver, B.C., through personal setbacks to building careers together.

147. Unstoppable

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by: Maria Sharapova Rich Cohen
Release date: Sep 12, 2017
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A memoir by the Russian-American Grand Slam tennis champion and Olympic medalist.

148. The Templars

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by: Dan Jones
Release date: Sep 19, 2017
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A narrative history of a religious order formed after the First Crusade.

149. The Vietnam War

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by: Geoffrey C Ward
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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A companion to the PBS series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that looks at the events and the legacy of the war.

150. Hit Refresh

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by: Satya Nadella Greg Shaw Jill Tracie Nichols
Release date: Nov 15, 2017
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Microsoft’s chief executive discusses changes at the company, advancements in technology and the importance of empathy.

Last updated on December 18, 2021