New York Times Hardcover Nonfiction Bestsellers
April 15, 2018
1. Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin's War on America and the Election of Donald Trump
Michael Isikoff and David Corn
Details of the 2016 presidential election, with an emphasis on Russia's possible involvement.
2. This Is Me: Loving the Person You Are Today
A star of
This Is Us
describes her journey toward self-acceptance.
3. Secret Empires
The author of "Clinton Cash"
describes what some politicians might do to enrich themselves while in office.
4. Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World
The director of communications for Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign and the Obama White House prescribes a new model of leadership.
5. Tiger Woods
Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian
A deeper look at the personal and professional triumphs and disasters of the champion golfer.
6. Educated: A Memoir
The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.
7. Faith: A Journey for All
The former president discusses the broader meaning of faith and its effect on our lives, including its religious aspects.
8. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson
A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.
9. Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House
A journalist offers an inside account of the first year of the Trump White House.
10. Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved
A divinity school professor examines her tacit beliefs when she learns she has late-stage colon cancer.
11. I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer
The late true-crime journalist's search for the serial murderer and rapist known as "the Golden State Killer."
12. Obama: An Intimate Portrait
More than 300 pictures of the former president by his White House photographer, with behind-the-scenes stories.
13. Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
A case for using reason, science and humanism to counter pessimistic views of Western civilization.
14. The Last Black Unicorn
The comedian recounts growing up in South Central Los Angeles and finding success after a period of homelessness.
15. Pretty Mess
A memoir by a star of
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
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A version of this list appears in the April 15, 2018 issue of The New York Times Book Review. Rankings reflect sales for the week ending March 31, 2018.