BestsellersLast Updated: October 18, 2014
The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.
A collection of revealing and often humorous personal essays from the creator and star of “Girls.”
3. BEING MORTAL
The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.
Studies of the people who created computers and the Internet, beginning in the 1840s.
The radio host urges true patriots to save the country from the machinations of the left.
The writer's experience in the Obama administration as director of the C.I.A. and secretary of defense.
7. WHAT IF?
Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author’s website, xkcd.com.
A memoir by the Aerosmith guitarist and songwriter.
The lawyer and political commentator uses his legal training to evaluate, and affirm, the truthfulness of the Bible.
10. 13 HOURS
Six C.I.A. contract employees discuss their experience during the attack on the State Department compound in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012.
11. WAKING UP
The author of “The End of Faith” proposes that spirituality can and should be divorced from religion.
12. REBEL YELL
The life and career of the Confederate general Stonewall Jackson.
The punk pioneer's autobiography.
A history of innovation focused on the development of six key technologies of modern life; the companion volume to a PBS series.
15. WORLD ORDER
The elder statesman offers a view of how to build an international order in today’s world.
The author of “The Shock Doctrine” argues that the free market created and is worsening the climate crisis.
The Harvard psychologist and linguist updates the rules of writing with a more relaxed approach to grammar.
19. I AM MALALA
The experience of the Pakistani girl who advocated for women’s education and was shot by the Taliban.
Four hundred color photos of New Yorkers.