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Data Provided by the New York Times
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2013-05-12, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
  1. Let's explore diabetes with owls by David Sedaris
    A humorist returns with more wry takes on contemporary life.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  2. Lean in by Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell
    The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  3. Proof of heaven by Eben Alexander
    A neurosurgeon recounts his near death experience during a coma from bacterial meningitis.
  4. Cooked by Michael Pollan
    A celebration of braising, baking, grilling and fermenting.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  5. Wild by Cheryl Strayed
    An account of the life-changing 1,100-mile solo hike along the Pacific Crest Trail in 1995. Originally published in 2012 and a 2014 movie.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  6. Trident k9 warriors by Michael Ritland with Gary Brozek
    A former member of the Navy SEALs describes his subsequent career finding, training and supplying working dogs to the U.S. military.
  7. Waking up in heaven by Crystal McVea
    What happened to a teacher from Oklahoma during nine minutes of unconsciousness.
  8. America the beautiful by Ben C Carson and Candy Carson
    A doctor explores what makes America great.
  9. Dirty wars by Jeremy Scahill
    America’s new covert wars, fought by secret commandos.
  10. Carrie and me by Carol Burnett
    The comedian recalls her oldest daughter, who died in 2002. 
  11. American sniper by Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice
    A member of the Navy Seals who has the most career sniper kills in United States military history discusses his childhood, his marriage and his battlefield experiences during the Iraq war.
  12. My next step by Dave Liniger with Laura Morton
    The founder of Re/Max recounts his ordeal with a staph infection that left him paralyzed.
  13. Quiet by Susan Cain
    Introverts, approximately one-third of the population, are undervalued in American society.
    Sunday Review
  14. The new digital age by Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen
    The promise and peril of the continuing information and technology revolution for people, nations and business.
    Book Review
  15. Way of the knife by Mark Mazzetti
    The Times’s national security correspondent describes how the lines between the C.I.A. and the American military have been blurred.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  16. Gulp by Mary Roach
    A science writer’s pilgrimage down the digestive tract; by the author of “Stiff,” “Spook,” “Bonk” and “Packing for Mars.”
    Sunday Review
  17. Duck commanders by Willie and Korie Robertson with Mark Schlabach
    Behind the scenes at the A&E show “Duck Dynasty.”
  18. Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman
    The winner of the Nobel in economic science discusses how we make choices.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  19. I'll see you again by Jackie Hance with Janice Kaplan
    The experience of a mother whose three daughters were killed when her sister-in-law drove the wrong way down the Taconic Parkway.
  20. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
    An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II. Originally published in 2010 and a 2014 movie.
    Book Review | Sunday Review