Washington bestsellers: Paperback nonfiction

September 24
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For the first time, “Adultolescence” by Gabbie Hanna is the D.C. area's top-selling book. 12 new books have arrived on the list this week. “Adultolescence” by Hanna is the most popular among them. This week features the first appearance of Hanna on this bestsellers list with the novel “Adultolescence.” “Milk and Honey” by Rupi Kaur is currently the longest running book in the list: it has continuously been in the list for 16 weeks.
1
New
Adultolescence
By Gabbie Hanna
A poetry collection by comedian Gabbie Hannah that talks about being a child and an adult at once. (Atria/Keywords Press, $16.99)
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2
New
Getting to Yes
By Roger Fisher
A Harvard Negotiation Project approach to improving negotiating skills and conflict resolution. (Penguin , $17)
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3
New
7 Lessons from Heaven
By Mary C. Neal M.D.
Dr. Mary Neal discloses what happened when she was hovering between life and death after a kayaking accident. (Convergent Books, $16.99)
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4
67 weeks on list
#2 last week
Milk and Honey
By Rupi Kaur
A collection of poetry and prose about survival. (Andrews McMeel , $14.99)
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5
80 weeks on list
#5 last week
You Are a Badass
By Jen Sincero
(Running Press, $16)
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6
26 weeks on list
On Tyranny
By Timothy Snyder
A historian examines how dictatoriships rise and how to fight it. (Tim Duggan Books, $7.99)
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7
134 weeks on list
#3 last week
Night
By Elie Wiesel
A harrowing account about World War II concentration camps. (Hill and Wang, $9.95)
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8
New
One Small Step Can Change Your Life
By Robert Maurer Ph.D.
(Workman , $9.95)
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9
New
Good to Great and the Social Sectors
By Jim Collins
(HarperCollins, $13.95)
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10
242 weeks on list
#4 last week
The 5 Love Languages
By Gary Chapman
A guide to help communicate in relationships. (Northfield, $15.99)
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Read our review
11
New
My (Underground) American Dream
By Julissa Arce
(Center Street, $15.99)
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12
5 weeks on list
The Gift of Fear and Other Survival Signals that Protect Us From Violence
By Gavin De BECKER
(Dell, $17)
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13
New
Inside the Battle of Algiers
By Zohra Drif
(Just World Books, $29.95)
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14
128 weeks on list
#1 last week
The Glass Castle
By Jeannette Walls
A daughter's memoir of her eccentric parents and unorthodox upbringing. (Scribner, $17)
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15
3 weeks on list
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
By Stephen R. Covey
A look into how to become a more effective person. (Simon & Schuster, $17)
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Rankings reflect sales for week ended September 24.
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