BestsellersLast Updated: May 21, 2015
A group of American rowers pursued gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
A memoir recounts the battlefield experiences in Iraq by the Navy SEALs sniper; now a movie.
Essays and reflections from a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist.
How disadvantages can work in our favor; by the author of "The Tipping Point" and "Blink."
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.
An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese during World War II after his plane went down over the Pacific.
How we make choices in business and personal life.
8. FINDING ME
A young woman tells the story of her decade-long captivity in Cleveland.
Introverts — approximately one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.
A young man charts his course from small-town kid to Internet sensation.
A Times reporter’s account of the science behind how we form, and break, habits.
12. THE NEW JIM CROW
A law professor takes aim at the “war on drugs” and its impact on black men.
Why some people succeed — it has to do with luck and opportunities as well as talent.
A memoir from the former “Saturday Night Live” star and creator of “30 Rock.”
Observations from the comedy writer and actress.
A woman's cancer cells were cultured without her permission in 1951.
A story of how an architect and a serial killer were linked by the World's Fair of 1893.
Canine powers of scent detection and the hidden things dogs can sniff out with their noses: truffles, bedbugs, bombs, drugs, disease and death.
19. PROOF OF HEAVEN
A neurosurgeon recounts his near death experience during a coma from bacterial meningitis.
The author argues that the qualities that matter most have to do with character, not intelligence.