BestsellersLast Updated: April 30, 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.
How disadvantages can work in our favor; by the author of "The Tipping Point" and "Blink."
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.
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.
How we make choices in business and personal life.
An examination of the science behind habits, how we form them and break them.
A young man charts his course from small-town kid to Internet sensation.
Introverts — approximately one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.
10. THE NEW JIM CROW
A law professor takes aim at the “war on drugs” and its impact on black men.
11. 10% HAPPIER
A co-anchor of "Nightline" reports on the science and spiritual basis of meditation and how it has improved his life.
Why some people succeed — it has to do with luck and opportunities as well as talent.
The New Yorker writer examines the role of human influences in the planet’s current spasm of plant and animal loss.
An oncologist’s history of cancer and its treatment.
15. I HATE MYSELFIE
In these essays, the film director and Internet personality traces his route from a messy childhood to self-acceptance and self-exposure.
Essays and stories by a promising young writer who died in a car crash in 2012.
17. THE LADY IN GOLD
A memoir from the former “Saturday Night Live” star and creator of “30 Rock.”
The classic primer for non-scientists on the origins of the universe.
The adapted text of the much-watched TED talk.