National Indie Bestsellers - Extended Hardcover Nonfiction

Based on sales for the week ending September 18, 2022

16. Sacred Nature: Restoring Our Ancient Bond with the Natural World
Karen Armstrong, Knopf, $28.00, 9780593319437

17. Good Inside: A Guide to Becoming the Parent You Want to Be
Dr.Becky Kennedy, Harper Wave, $28.99, 9780063159488

18. American Psychosis: A Historical Investigation of How the Republican Party Went Crazy
David Corn, Twelve, $30.00, 9781538723050

19. Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience
Brené Brown, Random House, $30.00, 9780399592553

20. Strangers to Ourselves: Unsettled Minds and the Stories That Make Us
Rachel Aviv, FSG, $28.00, 9780374600846

21. Path Lit by Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe
David Maraniss, Simon & Schuster, $32.50, 9781476748412

22. Prisoners of the Castle: An Epic Story of Survival and Escape from Colditz, the Nazis' Fortress Prison
Ben Macintyre, Crown, $28.99, 9780593136331

23. Guinness World Records 2023
Guinness World Records, $29.95, 9781913484200

24. Life on the Mississippi: An Epic American Adventure
Rinker Buck, Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $32.50, 9781501106378

25. Shy: The Alarmingly Outspoken Memoirs of Mary Rodgers
Mary Rodgers, Jesse Green, FSG, $35.00, 9780374298623

26. An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us
Ed Yong, Random House, $30.00, 9780593133231

27. One Hundred Saturdays: Stella Levi and the Search for a Lost World
Michael Frank, Maira Kalman (Illus.), Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $28.00, 9781982167226

28. The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story
Nikole Hannah-Jones, The New York Times Magazine, One World, $38.00, 9780593230572

29. They Knew: How a Culture of Conspiracy Keeps America Complacent
Sarah Kendzior, Flatiron Books, $29.99, 9781250210722

30. The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity
David Graeber, David Wengrow, FSG, $35.00, 9780374157357

31. Taste: My Life Through Food
Stanley Tucci, Gallery Books, $28.00, 9781982168018

32. Life's Work: A Memoir
David Milch, Random House, $28.00, 9780525510741

33. Thinking 101: How to Reason Better to Live Better
Woo-kyoung Ahn, Flatiron Books, $28.99, 9781250805959

34. A Place in the World: Finding the Meaning of Home
Frances Mayes, Crown, $27.00, 9780593443330

35. Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking
Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton (Illus.), Simon & Schuster, $37.50, 9781476753836

36. The Chaos Machine: The Inside Story of How Social Media Rewired Our Minds and Our World
Max Fisher, Little, Brown , $29.00, 9780316703321

37. The Palace Papers: Inside the House of Windsor--the Truth and the Turmoil
Tina Brown, Crown, $35.00, 9780593138090

38. On Repentance And Repair: Making Amends in an Unapologetic World
Danya Ruttenberg, Beacon Press, $25.95, 9780807010518

39. Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art
James Nestor, Riverhead Books, $28.00, 9780735213616

40. River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile
Candice Millard, Doubleday, $32.50, 9780385543101

41. The Search for the Genuine: Nonfiction, 1970-2015
Jim Harrison, Grove Press, $28.00, 9780802157218

42. Dirtbag, Massachusetts: A Confessional
Isaac Fitzgerald, Bloomsbury Publishing, $27.00, 9781635573978

43. The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows
John Koenig, Simon & Schuster, $19.99, 9781501153648

44. The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music
Dave Grohl, Dey Street Books, $29.99, 9780063076099

45. You Owe You: Ignite Your Power, Your Purpose, and Your Why
Eric Thomas, Ph.D, Rodale Books, $27.00, 9780593234983

46. Untamed
Glennon Doyle, The Dial Press, $28.00, 9781984801258

47. Rogues: True Stories of Grifters, Killers, Rebels and Crooks
Patrick Radden Keefe, Doubleday, $30.00, 9780385548519

48. Half Baked Harvest Every Day: Recipes for Balanced, Flexible, Feel-Good Meals
Tieghan Gerard, Clarkson Potter, $29.99, 9780593232552

49. Bittersweet: How Sorrow and Longing Make Us Whole
Susan Cain, Crown, $28.00, 9780451499783

50. Big Panda and Tiny Dragon
James Norbury, Mandala Publishing, $19.99, 9781647225124

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