|This Week||Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction||Weeks On List|
|1||THE SPLENDID AND THE VILE, by Erik Larson.
An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.
|2||UNTAMED, by Glennon Doyle.
The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
|3||EDUCATED, by Tara Westover.
The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.
|4||LADY IN WAITING, by Anne Glenconner.
A memoir that provides a look into the royal family by a lady-in-waiting to Princess Margaret.
|5||THE GREAT INFLUENZA, by John M Barry.
An overview of the 1918 flu epidemic and cautionary tale for similar kinds of large-scale outbreaks.
|6||THE OFFICE, by Andy Greene.
An oral history of the sitcom from its beginnings on the BBC through its nine-season run on American network TV.
|7||THE MAMBA MENTALITY, by Kobe Bryant.
Various skills and techniques used on the court by the late Los Angeles Lakers player.
|8||OPEN BOOK, by Jessica Simpson with Kevin Carr O’Leary.
The singer, actress and fashion designer discloses times of success, trauma and addiction.
|9||BECOMING, by Michelle Obama.
The former first lady describes her journey from the South Side of Chicago to the White House, and how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
|10||SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari.
How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
|11||THE GIFT OF FORGIVENESS, by Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt.
Stories, interviews and reflections on the act of letting go of resentment.
|12||TALKING TO STRANGERS, by Malcolm Gladwell.
Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.
|13||THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE, by Bessel van der Kolk.
How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.
|14||JUST MERCY, by Bryan Stevenson.
A law professor and MacArthur grant recipient’s memoir of his decades of work to free innocent people condemned to death.
|15||SAY NOTHING, by Patrick Radden Keefe.
A look at the conflict in Northern Ireland known as the Troubles.
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