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Pub Date Units
2017 YTD
1 2 42
The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life
Mark Manson, Author
HarperOne, $24.99 (224)
978-0-06-245771-4
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 42
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 12,592
2012 YTD: 337,480
Sep
2016
12,592
337,480
2 1 19
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil Degrasse Tyson, Author
W. W. Norton & Company, $18.95 (224)
978-0-393-60939-4
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 19
PUB DATE: May 2017
UNITS SOLD: 12,037
2012 YTD: 368,730
May
2017
12,037
368,730
3 6 3
The End of Alzheimer's: The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline
Dale Bredesen, Author
Avery Publishing Group, $27.00 (320)
978-0-7352-1620-4
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2017
UNITS SOLD: 11,229
2012 YTD: 23,940
Aug
2017
11,229
23,940
4 3 23
Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...and Maybe the World
William H McRaven, Author
Grand Central Publishing, $18.00 (144)
978-1-4555-7024-9
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 23
PUB DATE: Apr 2017
UNITS SOLD: 8,416
2012 YTD: 315,397
Apr
2017
8,416
315,397
5 - 1
Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History
Kurt Andersen, Author
Random House, $30.00 (480)
978-1-4000-6721-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 6,632
2012 YTD: 6,707
Sep
2017
6,632
6,707
6 7 15
Al Franken, Author
Twelve, $28.00 (416)
978-1-4555-4041-9
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: May 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,662
2012 YTD: 203,893
May
2017
5,662
203,893
7 - 1
It Takes Two: Our Story
Jonathan Scott, Author, Drew Scott, Author
Houghton Mifflin, $27.00 (304)
978-1-328-77147-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,501
2012 YTD: 5,921
Sep
2017
5,501
5,921
8 4 6
The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left
Dinesh D'Souza, Author
Regnery Publishing, $29.99 (256)
978-1-62157-348-7
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,093
2012 YTD: 58,630
Jul
2017
5,093
58,630
9 10 2
Guinness World Records 2018: Meet Our Real-Life Superheroes (2018)
Guinness World Records, Author
Guinness World Records, $28.95 (256)
978-1-910561-72-0
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2017
UNITS SOLD: 4,786
2012 YTD: 9,439
Aug
2017
4,786
9,439
10 11 2
Gracelaced: Discovering Timeless Truths Through Seasons of the Heart
Ruth Chou Simons, Author
Harvest House Publishers, $29.99 (224)
978-0-7369-6904-8
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 4,227
2012 YTD: 10,478
Sep
2017
4,227
10,478
11 5 5
Robert Wright, Author
Simon & Schuster, $27.00 (336)
978-1-4391-9545-1
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,979
2012 YTD: 26,689
Aug
2017
3,979
26,689
12 9 19
The Plant Paradox: The Hidden Dangers in "Healthy" Foods That Cause Disease and Weight Gain
Steven R Gundry, Author
Harper Wave, $27.99 (416)
978-0-06-242713-7
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 19
PUB DATE: Apr 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,968
2012 YTD: 111,658
Apr
2017
3,968
111,658
13 - 1
Erwin Raphael McManus, Author
Waterbrook Press, $22.99 (224)
978-1-60142-953-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,905
2012 YTD: 4,085
Sep
2017
3,905
4,085
14 12 51
Jesus Always: Embracing Joy in His Presence
Sarah Young, Author
Thomas Nelson, $15.99 (400)
978-0-7180-3950-9
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 51
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,661
2012 YTD: 224,761
Oct
2016
3,661
224,761
15 - 1
Geoffrey C. Ward, Author, Ken Burns, Author
Knopf Publishing Group, $60.00 (640)
978-0-307-70025-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,404
2012 YTD: 3,428
Sep
2017
3,404
3,428
16 14 20
Sheryl Sandberg, Author, Adam Grant, Author
Knopf Publishing Group, $25.95 (240)
978-1-5247-3268-4
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Apr 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,278
2012 YTD: 325,966
Apr
2017
3,278
325,966
17 - 1
When Violence Is the Answer: Learning How to Do What It Takes When Your Life Is at Stake
Tim Larkin, Author
Little Brown and Company, $28.00 (304)
978-0-316-35464-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,107
2012 YTD: 3,113
Sep
2017
3,107
3,113
18 16 21
David Grann, Author
Doubleday Books, $29.95 (352)
978-0-385-53424-6
LAST WEEK: 16
WEEKS ON LIST: 21
PUB DATE: Apr 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,062
2012 YTD: 138,036
Apr
2017
3,062
138,036
19 30 4
Together Is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration
Simon Sinek, Author
Portfolio, $22.00 (160)
978-1-59184-785-4
LAST WEEK: 30
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,042
2012 YTD: 62,871
Sep
2016
3,042
62,871
20 - 1
Stephen Colbert's Midnight Confessions
Stephen Colbert, Author, The Staff of the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Author
Simon & Schuster, $19.99 (208)
978-1-5011-6900-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,015
2012 YTD: 3,031
Sep
2017
3,015
3,031
21 - 1
Picturing Prince: An Intimate Portrait
Steve Parke, Author
Cassell, $24.99 (240)
978-1-84403-969-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 2,984
2012 YTD: 3,062
Sep
2017
2,984
3,062
22 21 51
Dalai Lama, Author, Desmond Tutu, Author, Douglas Carlton Abrams, Author
Avery Publishing Group, $26.00 (352)
978-0-399-18504-5
LAST WEEK: 21
WEEKS ON LIST: 51
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,858
2012 YTD: 167,242
Sep
2016
2,858
167,242
23 15 5
Jen Hatmaker, Author
Thomas Nelson, $22.99 (224)
978-0-7180-3184-8
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2017
UNITS SOLD: 2,666
2012 YTD: 37,125
Aug
2017
2,666
37,125
24 - 1
Destiny 2: Prima Collector's Edition Guide
Prima Games, Author
Prima Games, $39.99 (352)
978-0-7440-1848-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 2,558
2012 YTD: 2,563
Sep
2017
2,558
2,563
25 - 1
Alice Waters, Author
Clarkson Potter Publishers, $27.00 (320)
978-0-307-71828-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 2,463
2012 YTD: 2,499
Sep
2017
2,463
2,499

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