BestsellersLast Updated: February 26, 2015
A memoir recounts the battlefield experiences in Iraq by the Navy SEALs sniper; now a movie.
An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II after his plane went down over the Pacific; now a movie.
A woman’s account of the life-changing 1,100-mile solo hike she took along the Pacific Crest Trail in 1995; now a movie.
A group of American rowers pursued gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
5. GHOST BOY
A young man learns to contend with a mysterious illness that left him unable to control his body or speak.
The British cosmologist reviews efforts to create a unified theory of the universe.
An examination of the science behind habits, how we form them and break them.
A woman's cancer cells were cultured without her permission in 1951.
A harrowing Navy SEALs operation.
Introverts — approximately one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.
11. 10% HAPPIER
A co-anchor of "Nightline" reports on the science and spiritual basis of meditation and how it has improved his life.
How we make choices in business and personal life.
The presiding mathematician and decoding force at Bletchley Park, the center that cracked the German Enigma code; the inspiration for the film "The Imitation Game."
14. THE NEW JIM CROW
A law professor takes aim at the “war on drugs” and its impact on black men.
The New Yorker writer examines the role of human influences in the planet’s current spasm of plant and animal loss.
Why some people succeed — it has to do with luck and opportunities as well as talent.
The comedian and actress offers essays about her life.
18. GLITTER AND GLUE
A memoir explores the relationships between mothers and daughters.
A memoir from the former “Saturday Night Live” star and creator of “30 Rock.”
A theoretical physicist examines research that points to the day when uploading memories will be possible.