BestsellersLast Updated: March 7, 2014
A theoretical physicist examines research at the intersection of neuroscience and physics that points to the day when science has a complete map of the brain, making telepathy, mind-controlled robots and uploading memories possible.
An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II when his plane goes down over the Pacific.
How disadvantages can work in our favor; from the author of “The Tipping Point” and “Outliers.”
The host of "The O'Reilly Factor" recounts the events leading up to Jesus’ execution.
The New Yorker writer examines the role of man-made influences in causing the planet’s current spasm of plant and animal loss.
The former defense secretary recounts his experience serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Three decades’ worth of essays from the conservative columnist.
8. LEAN IN
The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.
A memoir explores the relationships between mothers and daughters.
The story of the Culper spy ring, which aided the American cause during the Revolution.
11. 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.
13. YOUNG MONEY
A profile of eight entry-level bankers at leading investment firms in the aftermath of the financial collapse.
An account of Hillary Clinton’s years in the State Department.
A journalist examines how parenting has changed over the past half-century.
The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
17. MY PROMISED LAND
An Israeli journalist expresses both solidarity with and criticism of his countrymen in this memoir and history.
18. ONE WAY OUT
An oral history of the Allman Brothers Band.
20. THE BULLY PULPIT
The author of “Team of Rivals,” the basis of the film “Lincoln,” turns her attention to the 20th century and explores the relationships between Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft and the muckraking press.