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New York Times Hardcover Nonfiction Bestsellers June 15, 2014
1. One Nation: What We Can Do to Save America's Future - by Ben Carson with Candy Carson
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/20/2014
Share <span class=number>1. </span> One Nation%3a  What We Can Do to Save America ISBN-13: 9781595231123
ISBN-10: 1595231129
Carson, a retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, offers solutions to problems in health and education based on capitalism, not government.
2. Capital in the Twenty-First Century - by Thomas Piketty; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 04/15/2014
Share <span class=number>2. </span> Capital in the Twenty-First Century ISBN-13: 9780674430006
ISBN-10: 067443000X
A French economist's analysis of centuries of economic history predicts worsening inequality and proposes solutions.
3. The Closer - by Mariano Rivera with Wayne Coffey
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/06/2014
Share <span class=number>3. </span> The Closer ISBN-13: 9780316400732
ISBN-10: 0316400734
A memoir by the great Yankees pitcher.
4. Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain - by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner
Publisher: HarperCollins
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/12/2014
Share <span class=number>4. </span> Think Like a Freak%3a  The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain ISBN-13: 9780062218339
ISBN-10: 0062218336
How to solve problems creatively, from the authors of Freakonomics.
5. Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises - by Timothy F. Geithner
Publisher: Random House
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/12/2014
Share <span class=number>5. </span> Stress Test%3a  Reflections on Financial Crises ISBN-13: 9780804138598
ISBN-10: 0804138591
The former secretary of the Treasury explains the choices he and others made during the financial crisis.
6. Finding Me: A Decade of Darkness, a Life Reclaimed: A Memoir of the Cleveland Kidnappings - by Michelle Knight with Michelle Burford
Publisher: Perseus Books Group
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/06/2014
Share <span class=number>6. </span> Finding Me%3a  A Decade of Darkness, a Life Reclaimed%3a A Memoir of the Cleveland Kidnappings ISBN-13: 9781602862562
ISBN-10: 1602862567
The story of a woman kidnapped in Cleveland in 2002, then tortured, who escaped in 2013.
7. Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life - by Tom Robbins
Publisher: HarperCollins
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/27/2014
Share <span class=number>7. </span> Tibetan Peach Pie%3a  A True Account of an Imaginative Life ISBN-13: 9780062267405
ISBN-10: 006226740X
The author of novels like Even Cowgirls Get the Blues and Another Roadside Attraction recalls his colorful life.
8. A Fighting Chance - by Elizabeth Warren
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 04/22/2014
Share <span class=number>8. </span> A Fighting Chance ISBN-13: 9781627790529
ISBN-10: 1627790527
The Massachusetts senator describes her life, her academic work and her battle for a consumer protection agency.
9. No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State - by Glenn Greenwald
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/13/2014
Share <span class=number>9. </span> No Place to Hide%3a  Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State ISBN-13: 9781627790734
ISBN-10: 162779073X
The journalist, part of the Guardian team that won a 2014 Pulitzer Prize, presents new material about N.S.A. surveillance and describes his work with Edward Snowden.
10. Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt - by Michael Lewis
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 03/31/2014
Share <span class=number>10. </span> Flash Boys%3a  A Wall Street Revolt ISBN-13: 9780393244663
ISBN-10: 0393244660
The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading.
11. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption - by Laura Hillenbrand
Publisher: Random House
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 11/16/2010
Share <span class=number>11. </span> Unbroken%3a  A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption ISBN-13: 9781400064168
ISBN-10: 1400064163
An Olympic runner's story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II after his plane went down over the Pacific.
12. Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder - by Arianna Huffington
Publisher: Random House
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 03/25/2014
Share <span class=number>12. </span> Thrive%3a  The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder ISBN-13: 9780804140843
ISBN-10: 0804140847
Personal well-being as the indispensable third measure -- with money and power -- of success.
13. Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead - by Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell
Publisher: Random House
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 03/11/2013
Share <span class=number>13. </span> Lean In%3a  Women, Work, and the Will to Lead ISBN-13: 9780385349949
ISBN-10: 0385349947
The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.
14. David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants - by Malcolm Gladwell
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 10/01/2013
Share <span class=number>14. </span> David and Goliath%3a  Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants ISBN-13: 9780316204361
ISBN-10: 0316204366
How disadvantages can work in our favor; from the author of The Tipping Point.
15. James Madison: A Life Reconsidered - by Lynne Cheney
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/06/2014
Share <span class=number>15. </span> James Madison%3a  A Life Reconsidered ISBN-13: 9780670025190
ISBN-10: 0670025194
A biography of the fourth president and advocate for the Constitution.

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A version of this list appears in the June 15, 2014 issue of The New York Times Book Review. Rankings reflect sales for the week ending May 31, 2014.
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