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The Post compiles its bestsellers lists by combining hard cover, paperback and ebook sales data from NPD Book and Amazon.com — including qualified borrows of books read through Amazon's digital subscription program. The Post excludes non-narrative books at its sole discretion. Amazon founder and chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos owns The Post.
Tools and Weapons
Microsoft's president reflects on the risk of rapid digitization. (Penguin Press, $30)Buy it
A memoir by a woman from a survivalist family who earned a PhD at Cambridge. (Random House, $28)Buy it
To Build a Better World
A look back at how the end of the Cold War shaped the world today. (Twelve, $35)Buy it
The Only Plane in the Sky
An oral history of 9/11 from first responders, survivors, witnesses and the family members of victims. (Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster, $30)Buy it
Everything Is Figureoutable
The host of The Marie Forleo Podcast offers advice on how to take control of your life. (Portfolio, $25)Buy it
A Republic, If You Can Keep It
The Supreme Court justice looks back at his career. (Crown Forum, $30)Buy it
A Harvard Law professor delves into how collaborating across boundaries results in success. (Harvard Business Review Press, $32)Buy it
The Price We Pay
An look at how the American health care system hurts more than it helps in the long run. (Bloomsbury, $28)Buy it
How to Be an Antiracist
A mix of social commentary and memoir that aims to reshape our understanding of racism and inequality. (One World, $27)Buy it
Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?
A funeral director answers questions about death. (Norton, $25.95)Buy it
Rankings reflect sales for week ended September 15, 2019.