Nonfiction Best Sellers

Nonfiction Best Sellers: Week of April 15, 2018

  1. RUSSIAN ROULETTE by Michael Isikoff and David Corn. Details of the 2016 presidential election, with an emphasis on Russia's possible involvement.
  2. THIS IS ME by Chrissy Metz. A star of “This Is Us” describes her journey toward self-acceptance.
  3. SECRET EMPIRES by Peter Schweizer. The author of “Clinton Cash” describes what some politicians might do to enrich themselves while in office.
  4. DEAR MADAM PRESIDENT by Jennifer Palmieri. The director of communications for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and the Obama White House prescribes a new model of leadership.

  5. TIGER WOODS by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian. A deeper look at the personal and professional triumphs and disasters of the champion golfer.

  6. EDUCATED by Tara Westover. The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

  7. FAITH by Jimmy Carter. The former president discusses the broader meaning of faith and its effect on our lives, including its religious aspects.

  8. ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY by Neil deGrasse Tyson. A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.

  9. FIRE AND FURY by Michael Wolff. A journalist offers an inside account of the first year of the Trump White House.

  10. EVERYTHING HAPPENS FOR A REASON by Kate Bowler. A divinity school professor examines her tacit beliefs when she learns she has colon cancer.

  11. I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK by Michelle McNamara. The late true-crime journalist's search for the serial murderer and rapist known as "the Golden State Killer."

  12. OBAMA by Pete Souza. More than 300 pictures of the former president by his White House photographer, with behind-the-scenes stories.

  13. ENLIGHTENMENT NOW by Steven Pinker. A case for using reason, science and humanism to counter pessimistic views of Western civilization.

  14. THE LAST BLACK UNICORN by Tiffany Haddish. The comedian recounts growing up in South Central Los Angeles, exacting revenge on an ex-boyfriend and finding success after a period of homelessness.

  15. PRETTY MESS by Erika Jayne. A memoir by a star of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills."
    Excerpted from The New York Times Best Seller lists