New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2023

The current #1 New York Times Nonfiction Best Seller is Oath And Honor written by Liz Cheney . This book has been in the list for 2 weeks and listed as #1 best seller for 2 weeks

There are 18 books listed as #1 best seller in New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2023. Spare written by Prince Harry is listed as the #1 best seller for 8 weeks.

There are 176 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2023 list. The Body Keeps The Score written by Bessel van der Kolk is in this list for 49 weeks.

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Current New York Times Best Seller List

1. Oath And Honor

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Liz Cheney
Release date: Dec 05, 2023
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The former congresswoman from Wyoming recounts how she helped lead the Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6. Attack on the United States Capitol.

2. The Wager

Weeks on the list: 34

by: David Grann
Release date: Apr 18, 2023
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The survivors of a shipwrecked British vessel on a secret mission during an imperial war with Spain have different accounts of events. Read by Dion Graham and the author. 8 hours, 28 minutes unabridged.

3. The Woman In Me

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Britney Spears
Release date: Oct 24, 2023
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The Grammy Award-winning pop star details her personal and professional experiences, including the years she spent under a conservatorship overseen by her father. Read by Michelle Williams. 5 hours, 31 minutes unabridged.

4. Killers Of The Flower Moon

Weeks on the list: 107

by: David Grann
Release date: Apr 18, 2017
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The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.

5. Friends, Lovers, And The Big Terrible Thing

Weeks on the list: 23

by: Matthew Perry
Release date: Nov 01, 2022
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The actor, known for playing Chandler Bing on “Friends,” shares stories from his childhood and his struggles with sobriety.

6. My Name Is Barbra

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Barbra Streis
Release date: Nov 07, 2023
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The EGOT winner chronicles her journey in show business and reveals details about some of her personal relationships.

7. The Boys In The Boat

Weeks on the list: 123

by: Daniel James Brown
Release date: Jun 04, 2013
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The story of the American rowers who pursued gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. Originally published in 2013.

8. Elon Musk

Weeks on the list: 14

by: Walter Isaacson
Release date: Sep 12, 2023
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The author of “The Code Breaker” traces Musk’s life and summarizes his work on electric vehicles, private space exploration and artificial intelligence.

9. Outlive

Weeks on the list: 38

by: Peter Attia Bill Gifford
Release date: Mar 28, 2023
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A look at recent scientific research on aging and longevity. Read by Peter Attia. 17 hours, 8 minutes unabridged.

10. The Body Keeps The Score

Weeks on the list: 172

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.

11. Ghosts Of Honolulu

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Mark Harmon Leon Carroll Jr
Release date: Dec 05, 2023
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The story of a Japanese American naval intelligence agent, a Japanese spy and events in Hawaii before the start of World War II.

12. Behind The Seams

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Dolly Parton Holly George-Warren
Release date: Oct 17, 2023
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The country music legend shares stories about her favorite outfits she has worn on and off the stage.

13. Prequel

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Rachel Maddow
Release date: Oct 17, 2023
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The MSNBC host and co-author of “Bag Man” details a campaign to overthrow the U.S. government and install authoritarian rule prior to and during our involvement in World War II.

14. My Effin’ Life

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Geddy Lee Daniel Richler
Release date: Nov 01, 2023
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The musician known for his work with the band Rush chronicles his life as the child of Holocaust survivors and his time in the limelight.

15. Being Henry

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Henry Winkler James Kaplan
Release date: Oct 31, 2023
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The Emmy Award-winning actor shares how playing roles such as the Fonz and his struggles with dyslexia affected his life.

#1 New York Times Best Sellers 2023

1. Spare

Weeks listed as #1: 8

by: Prince Harry
Release date: Jan 10, 2023
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The Duke of Sussex details his struggles with the royal family, loss of his mother, service in the British Army and marriage to Meghan Markle.

2. Killers Of The Flower Moon

Weeks listed as #1: 7

by: David Grann
Release date: Apr 18, 2017
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The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.

3. The Wager

Weeks listed as #1: 5

by: David Grann
Release date: Apr 18, 2023
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The survivors of a shipwrecked British vessel on a secret mission during an imperial war with Spain have different accounts of events. Read by Dion Graham and the author. 8 hours, 28 minutes unabridged.

4. The Woman In Me

Weeks listed as #1: 5

by: Britney Spears
Release date: Oct 24, 2023
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The Grammy Award-winning pop star details her personal and professional experiences, including the years she spent under a conservatorship overseen by her father. Read by Michelle Williams. 5 hours, 31 minutes unabridged.

5. American Prometheus

Weeks listed as #1: 5

by: Kai Bird Martin J. Sherwin
Release date: Apr 11, 2006
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A biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 2006 and an inspiration for the film “Oppenheimer.”

6. The Light We Carry

Weeks listed as #1: 4

by: Michelle Obama
Release date: Nov 15, 2022
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The former first lady shares personal stories and the tools she uses to deal with difficult situations.

7. Outlive

Weeks listed as #1: 4

by: Peter Attia Bill Gifford
Release date: Mar 28, 2023
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A look at recent scientific research on aging and longevity. Read by Peter Attia. 17 hours, 8 minutes unabridged.

8. Oath And Honor

Weeks listed as #1: 2

by: Liz Cheney
Release date: Dec 05, 2023
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The former congresswoman from Wyoming recounts how she helped lead the Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6. Attack on the United States Capitol.

9. Friends, Lovers, And The Big Terrible Thing

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Matthew Perry
Release date: Nov 01, 2022
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The actor, known for playing Chandler Bing on “Friends,” shares stories from his childhood and his struggles with sobriety.

10. Elon Musk

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Walter Isaacson
Release date: Sep 12, 2023
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The author of “The Code Breaker” traces Musk’s life and summarizes his work on electric vehicles, private space exploration and artificial intelligence.

11. The Democrat Party Hates America

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Mark R. Levin
Release date: Sep 19, 2023
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The Fox News host and author of “American Marxism” argues for the defeat of the Democratic Party.

12. Enough

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Cassidy Hutchinson
Release date: Sep 26, 2023
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The former special assistant to President Trump and his chief of staff, Mark Meadows, details events surrounding the crisis of conscience she faced. Read by the author. 11 hours, 36 minutes unabridged.

13. Going Infinite

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Michael Lewis
Release date: Oct 03, 2023
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The author of “The Big Short” and “The Premonition” chronicles the rise and fall of Sam Bankman-Fried and FTX.

14. Pageboy

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Elliot Page
Release date: Jun 06, 2023
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The Oscar-nominated star details discovering himself as a trans person and navigating abuse in Hollywood.

15. Beyond The Story

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: BTS Myeongseok Kang
Release date: Jul 09, 2023
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An oral history of the K-pop group that is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

16. The Courage To Be Free

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Ron DeSantis
Release date: Feb 28, 2023
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The Florida governor gives his account of his achievements and shares his opinions about the political left.

17. Saved

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Benjamin Hall
Release date: Mar 14, 2023
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The Fox News journalist gives his account of the injuries he sustained from a Russian attack while covering the war in Ukraine.

18. Poverty, By America

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Matthew Desmond
Release date: Mar 21, 2023
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Evicted” examines the ways in which affluent Americans keep poor people poor.

Last updated on Monday, December 25, 2023