New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2022 Complete List Page 1

There are 25 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2022 list. Here are the 25 books ranked from 1 to 25.

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1. The Storyteller

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Dave Grohl
Release date: Oct 05, 2021
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A memoir by the musician known for his work with Foo Fighters and Nirvana.

2. The Body Keeps The Score

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Bessel van der Kolk
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

3. Taste

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Stanley Tucci
Release date: Oct 05, 2021
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The award-winning actor reflects on his career, Italian-American heritage, meals and mishaps.

4. Greenlights

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Matthew McConaughey
Release date: Oct 20, 2020
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The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.

5. All About Love

Weeks on the list: 4

by: bell hooks
Release date: Jan 09, 2001
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The feminist icon explores the causes of a polarized society and the meaning of love.

6. Will

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Will Smith Mark Manson
Release date: Nov 09, 2021
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The actor, producer and musician tells his life story and lessons he learned along the way.

7. The 1619 Project

Weeks on the list: 4

by: edited Nikole Hannah-Jones Caitlin Roper Ilena Silverman Jake Silverstein
Release date: Nov 16, 2021
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Viewing America’s entanglement with slavery and its legacy, in essays adapted and expanded from The New York Times Magazine.

8. The Lyrics: 1956 To The Present

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Paul McCartney
Release date: Nov 02, 2021
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A two-volume celebration of 154 songs, with handwritten texts, paintings and photographs from the songwriter’s archives.

9. Crying In H Mart

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Michelle Zauner
Release date: Jan 01, 2021
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The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.

10. The Real Anthony Fauci

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Robert F. Kennedy Jr
Release date: Nov 16, 2021
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The anti-vaccine advocate gives his take on the chief medical advisor to the president.

11. The President And The Freedom Fighter

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Brian Kilmeade
Release date: Nov 02, 2021
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The Fox News host gives an account of the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass.

12. Renegades

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Barack Obama Bruce Springsteen
Release date: Oct 26, 2021
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Conversations between the 44th president and the multiple award-winning musician on a range of topics.

13. All About Me!

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Mel Brooks
Release date: Nov 30, 2021
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The EGOT and Kennedy Center honoree shares stories about making comedy for the stage, film and television

14. The Year Of Magical Thinking

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Joan Didion
Release date: Jan 01, 2007
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Winner of the National Book Award in 2005. The late writer recounts her daughter’s illness and husband’s death.

15. The Beatles: Get Back

Weeks on the list: 2

by: the Beatles
Release date: Aug 31, 2021
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The story of the making of the band’s final album, gathered from transcripts of their conversations.

16. The Dawn Of Everything

Weeks on the list: 2

by: David Graeber David Wengrow
Release date: Oct 19, 2021
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A reinvestigation of social evolution and suggestions for new ways of organizing society.

17. Untamed

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Glennon Doyle
Release date: Mar 10, 2020
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The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.

18. All American Christmas

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Rachel Campos-Duffy Sean Duffy
Release date: Nov 16, 2021
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A collection of holiday memories from members of the staff of Fox News.

19. These Precious Days

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Ann Patchett
Release date: Nov 23, 2021
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Essays on friendships, influences and the connection between life and art.

20. The Dawn Of Everything

Weeks on the list: 1

by: David Graeber David Wengrow
Release date: Oct 19, 2021
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A reinvestigation of social evolution and suggestions for new ways of organizing society.

21. Peril

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Bob Woodward Robert Costa
Release date: Sep 21, 2021
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The Washington Post journalists detail the dangers and challenges during the transition to the Biden presidency.

22. The Defense Lawyer

Weeks on the list: 1

by: James Patterson Benjamin Wallace
Release date: Dec 20, 2021
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A biography of Barry Slotnick, whose clients have included Bette Midler, John Gotti and Bernhard Goetz.

23. Unthinkable

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jamie Raskin
Release date: Jan 04, 2022
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The Maryland congressman describes leading the impeachment effort against the former president shortly after his son’s death by suicide and the insurrection at the Capitol.

24. Vanderbilt

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Anderson Cooper Katherine Howe
Release date: Sep 21, 2021
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The CNN host and descendent of the Vanderbilt family charts the rise and fall of this American dynasty. Read by Anderson Cooper. 8 hours, 50 minutes unabridged.

25. What Happened To You?

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Bruce D. Perry Oprah Winfrey
Release date: Apr 27, 2021
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An approach to dealing with trauma that shifts an essential question used to investigate it. Read by the authors. 8 hours, 27 minutes unabridged.

Last updated on Sunday, January 16, 2022