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NYTimes Best Sellers: Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction

Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States.

Most links below are to print books; check Overdrive for eBooks. Book covers provided by Syndetics depending on availability.

Data provided by The New York Times

1

New this week

The Storyteller

by Dave Grohl

‎Dey Street

A memoir by the musician known for his work with Foo Fighters and Nirvana.

2

New this week

I'll Take Your Questions Now

by Stephanie Grisham

Harper

The former White House press secretary and communications director recounts her time in the Trump inner circle.

3

3 weeks on the list

Peril

by Bob Woodward and Robert Costa

Simon & Schuster

The Washington Post journalists detail the dangers and challenges during the transition to the Biden presidency.

4

New this week

Taste

by Stanley Tucci

Gallery

The award-winning actor reflects on his career, Italian-American heritage, meals and mishaps.

5

3 weeks on the list

Vanderbilt

by Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe

Harper

The CNN host and descendant of the Vanderbilt family charts the rise and fall of this American dynasty.

6

New this week

The Dying Citizen

by Victor Davis Hanson

Basic

The author of “The Case for Trump” gives his take on globalization and tribalism.

7

13 weeks on the list

American Marxism

by Mark R. Levin

Threshold Editions

The Fox News host gives his take on the Green New Deal, critical race theory and social activism.

8

New this week

There is Nothing for You Here

by Fiona Hill

Mariner

The foreign policy expert traces her life from being a coal miner’s daughter in northern England to her testimony in the first impeachment inquiry of former President Trump.

9

New this week

A Carnival of Snackery

by David Sedaris

Little, Brown

Public and private moments chronicled from the humorist’s 2003-20 diaries.

10

59 weeks on the list

The Body Keeps the Score

by Bessel van der Kolk

Penguin

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

11

6 weeks on the list

Maid

by Stephanie Land

Legacy Lit

An unexpected pregnancy forces the author to navigate challenges faced by the working poor.

12

27 weeks on the list

On Tyranny

by Timothy Snyder

Tim Duggan

Twenty lessons from the 20th century about the course of tyranny.

13

New this week

A Confederacy of Dumptys

by John Lithgow

Chronicle Prism

An illustrated collection of poems and illustrations profiling scoundrels from America’s past and present.

14

32 weeks on the list

Talking to Strangers

by Malcolm Gladwell

Little, Brown

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.

15

2 weeks on the list

Bourdain

by Laurie Woolever

Ecco

An oral biography of the late chef, writer and television host by his longtime assistant and confidante.