New York Times Hardcover Bestsellers
July 20, 2014
Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas
A journalist describes animosity behind the alliance between the Clinton and Obama families.
Hard Choices: A Memoir
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Clinton's memoir focuses on her years as secretary of state and her views about the American role in the world.
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
An Olympic runner's story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.
One Nation: What We Can Do to Save America's Future
Ben Carson with Candy Carson
Carson, a retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, offers solutions to problems in health and education based on capitalism, not government.
Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Thomas Piketty; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
A French economist's analysis of centuries of economic history predicts worsening inequality and proposes solutions.
Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
How to solve problems creatively, from the authors of
Diary of a Mad Diva
Humorous reflections about life, pop culture and celebrities.
. I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
The experience of the Pakistani girl who advocated for women's education and was shot by the Taliban.
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading; from the author of
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
How disadvantages can work in our favor.
Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell
The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.
The Romanov Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra
The story of the daughters of the last czar, who were executed in 1918.
Mariano Rivera with Wayne Coffey
A memoir by the great Yankees pitcher.
How Not to be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
A mathematician shows how his discipline helps us think about problems of politics, medicine and commerce.
Killing Jesus: A History
Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The host of
The O'Reilly Factor
recounts the events leading up to Jesus' execution.
The cult-film director hitchhikes across the country.
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A version of this list appears in the July 20, 2014 issue of The New York Times Book Review. Rankings reflect sales for the week ending July 5, 2014.
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