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New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2017-01-29, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
  1. Hidden figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
    The black women mathematicians who worked at then-segregated NASA. The basis of the movie.
  2. Hillbilly elegy by JD Vance
    A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
  3. Unsinkable by Debbie Reynolds and Dorian Hannaway
    A second memoir by the actress, singer and dancer; originally published in 2013.
  4. The lost city of the monkey god by Douglas Preston
    A frightening search for a lost civilization in the Honduran rain forest.
  5. Wishful drinking by Carrie Fisher
    A memoir based on Fisher’s one-woman autobiographical show. Originally published in 2008.
    Book Review
  6. Three days in january by Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney
    Eisenhower’s farewell address and his role in the Kennedy transition.
  7. Killing the rising sun by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
    The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.
  8. When breath becomes air by Paul Kalanithi
    A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.
  9. The undoing project by Michael Lewis
    How the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky upended assumptions about the decision-making process and invented the field of behavioral economics.
  10. The princess diarist by Carrie Fisher
    Recollections of life on the set of the first Star Wars movie by the actress and writer, who died in December.
    Book Review
  11. Alexander hamilton by Ron Chernow
    A biography of the first Treasury secretary. Originally published in 2004 and the basis of the Broadway musical.
    Book Review | Sunday Review
  12. The magnolia story by Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines with Mark Dagostino
    The couple who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper.”
  13. Born a crime by Trevor Noah
    A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show.”
  14. Troublemaker by Leah Remini and Rebecca Paley
    The actress describes her life in Scientology and the aftermath of her break with the church in 2013.
  15. Thank you for being late by Thomas L Friedman
    How globalization, climate change and the accelerating pace of technology are reshaping the world.
    Book Review