BestsellersLast Updated: April 18, 2014
A boy's encounter with Jesus and the angels.
A neurosurgeon recounts his near death experience during a coma.
A harrowing Navy SEALs operation.
A journalist reports on families striving for better lives in a Mumbai slum.
The science behind how we form, and break, habits.
Following an Allied group who recovered stolen artworks from the Nazis.
A young reporter suddenly experiences seizures, hallucinations and near catatonia.
Introverts — one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.
A memoir about a year in a women’s prison. The basis for the Netflix series.
Why some people succeed.
A life-changing hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.
The winner of a Nobel in economic science discusses how we make choices in business and personal life.
13. THE GLASS CASTLE
The author recalls her bizarre childhood, during which she was constantly on the move.
Thousands of women took jobs in Oak Ridge, Tenn., during World War II, not knowing that the government project where they worked was enriching uranium for the first atomic bomb.
An argument that character matters more than intelligence.
The rise and fall of a financial insider.
A science writer's pilgrimage down the digestive tract; by the author of “Stiff,” “Spook,” “Bonk” and “Packing for Mars.”
Essays on pain, both physical and emotional, and self-examination.
19. THE PLANTAGENETS
Eight generations of kings and queens who ruled England and helped shape its institutions.
A memoir from the creator of “30 Rock.”