BestsellersLast Updated: July 26, 2014
An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.
A defense of America against the view that its power in the world should be diminished; also a documentary film.
3. BLOOD FEUD
A journalist describes animosity behind the alliance between the Clinton and Obama families.
The author’s experience as Harper Lee’s neighbor.
5. HARD CHOICES
Clinton’s memoir focuses on her years as secretary of state.
6. ONE NATION
Carson, a retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, offers solutions to problems in health and education based on capitalism, not government.
A French economist’s analysis of centuries of economic history predicts worsening inequality and proposes solutions.
How to solve problems creatively, from the authors of “Freakonomics.”
How disadvantages can work in our favor.
10. FACTORY MAN
The story of a Virginia factory owner’s resistance to offshoring illustrates the effects of globalization on American workers.
11. I AM MALALA
The experience of the young Pakistani advocate for women’s education shot by the Taliban.
12. LEAN IN
The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.
13. FLASH BOYS
The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading.
Humorous reflections about life, pop culture and celebrities.
15. ELEPHANT COMPANY
A portrait of an Englishman known as Elephant Bill who supervised, and came to protect, the elephants employed by a teak company in Burma, and trained them to provide assistance during World War II.
16. FINDING ME
The story of a woman kidnapped in Cleveland in 2002, then tortured, who escaped in 2013.
17. KILLING JESUS
The host of "The O'Reilly Factor" recounts the events leading up to Jesus’ execution.
Three decades’ worth of essays from the conservative columnist.
A mathematician shows how his discipline helps us think about problems of politics, medicine and commerce.
The story of the daughters of the last czar, who were executed in 1918.