New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2024

The current #1 New York Times Nonfiction Best Seller is The Demon Of Unrest written by Erik Larson . This book has been in the list for one week and listed as #1 best seller for one week

There are 11 books listed as #1 best seller in New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2024. Killers Of The Flower Moon written by David Grann is listed as the #1 best seller for 6 weeks.

There are 87 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2024 list. The Body Keeps The Score written by Bessel van der Kolk is in this list for 20 weeks.

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Current New York Times Best Seller List

1. The Demon Of Unrest

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Erik Larson
Release date: Apr 30, 2024
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The author of “The Splendid and the Vile” portrays the months between the election of Abraham Lincoln and the beginning of the Civil War.

2. The Anxious Generation

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Jonathan Haidt
Release date: Mar 26, 2024
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A co-author of “The Coddling of the American Mind” looks at the mental health impacts that a phone-based life has on children. Read by Sean Pratt and the author. 10 hours, 33 minutes unabridged.

3. Uncomfortable Conversations With A Jew

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Emmanuel Acho Noa Tish
Release date: Apr 30, 2024
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A wide-ranging examination of Judaism and antisemitism in America today.

4. An Unfinished Love Story

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Release date: Apr 16, 2024
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A trove of items collected by the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian’s late husband inspired an appraisal of central figures and pivotal moments of the 1960s.

5. For Love Of Country

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Tulsi Gabbard
Release date: Apr 30, 2024
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The Army Reserve officer, former member of Congress and 2020 presidential candidate explains why she left the Democratic Party.

6. The Age Of Grievance

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Frank Bruni
Release date: Apr 30, 2024
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The New York Times contributing Opinion writer evaluates the tone of our current culture and politics, which interweaves larger wrongs and smaller slights.

7. The Body Keeps The Score

Weeks on the list: 192

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.

8. Braiding Sweetgrass

Weeks on the list: 97

by: Robin Wall Kimmerer
Release date: Sep 01, 2014
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A botanist and member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation espouses having an understanding and appreciation of plants and animals.

9. Love, Mom

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Nicole Saphier
Release date: Apr 16, 2024
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Fox News anchors and personalities contribute to a collection of reflections on motherhood.

10. The Wager

Weeks on the list: 54

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.

11. The Wide Wide Sea

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Hampton Sides
Release date: Apr 16, 2024
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The author of “On Desperate Ground” depicts Captain James Cook’s final voyage and the controversies surrounding its legacy.

12. Nuclear War

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Annie Jacobsen
Release date: Mar 26, 2024
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The author of “Operation Paperclip” portrays possible outcomes in the minutes following a nuclear missile launch.

13. Outlive

Weeks on the list: 58

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.

14. The Light We Carry

Weeks on the list: 29

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.

15. Knife

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Salman Rushdie
Release date: Apr 16, 2024
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The Booker Prize-winning author details the attack on him at the Chautauqua Institution in 2022 and the steps he took to heal from it.

#1 New York Times Best Sellers 2024

1. Killers Of The Flower Moon

Weeks listed as #1: 6

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.

2. The Anxious Generation

Weeks listed as #1: 3

by: Jonathan Haidt
Release date: Mar 26, 2024
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A co-author of “The Coddling of the American Mind” looks at the mental health impacts that a phone-based life has on children. Read by Sean Pratt and the author. 10 hours, 33 minutes unabridged.

3. The Wager

Weeks listed as #1: 2

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. Blood Money

Weeks listed as #1: 2

by: Peter Schweizer
Release date: Feb 27, 2024
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The author of “Red-Handed” depicts a scheme involving the Chinese Communist Party’s covert operations in America. Read by Charles Constant. 7 hours, 43 minutes unabridged.

5. The Boys In The Boat

Weeks listed as #1: 1

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.

6. Somehow

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Anne Lamott
Release date: Apr 09, 2024
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Meditations and stories about the transformational power of love by the author of “Dusk, Night, Dawn” and “Bird by Bird.”

7. An Unfinished Love Story

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Release date: Apr 16, 2024
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A trove of items collected by the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian’s late husband inspired an appraisal of central figures and pivotal moments of the 1960s.

8. Oath And Honor

Weeks listed as #1: 1

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. The Demon Of Unrest

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Erik Larson
Release date: Apr 30, 2024
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The author of “The Splendid and the Vile” portrays the months between the election of Abraham Lincoln and the beginning of the Civil War.

10. The House Of Hidden Meanings

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: RuPaul
Release date: Mar 05, 2024
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The multiple Emmy Award-winning producer of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” traces his journey from his childhood in San Diego to becoming a pop culture icon.

11. Get It Together

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Jesse Watters
Release date: Mar 19, 2024
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The Fox News host gives his take on some people whose political views differ from the ones to which he subscribes.

Last updated on Monday, May 13, 2024