Washington bestsellers: Hardcover nonfiction

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September 9, 2018
September 9
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How are these calculated?
The Post compiles its bestsellers lists by combining hard cover, paperback and ebook sales data from Nielsen Bookscan 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.
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12 weeks on list
#2 last week
Girl, Wash Your Face
By Rachel Hollis
Rachel Hollis, founder of TheChicSite.com, on how to live a meaningful, truthful life. (Thomas Nelson, $22.99)
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2
New
21 Lessons for the 21st Century
By Yuval Noah Harari
A look at how to navigate the new challenges that face us everyday from the rise of technology to national security. (Spiegel & Grau, $28)
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3
New
Farsighted
By Steven Johnson
The author of "Where Good Ideas Come From" turns his attention to the tools that help with complex decision-making. (Riverhead, $28)
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4
13 weeks on list
#3 last week
Educated
By Tara Westover
A memoir by a self-educated girl from a survivalist family who earned a Ph.D. from Cambridge. (Random House, $28)
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5
New
Positive Populism
By Steve Hilton
The Fox News host draws on his personal life to show how populism is good for society. (Crown Forum, $24)
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6
4 weeks on list
#6 last week
Unhinged
By Omarosa Manigault Newman
A tell-all account from a former White House staffer and "Apprentice" contestant. (Gallery, $28)
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Read our review
7
New
Good Profit
By Charles G. Koch
Charles Koch outlines how to build a successful business. (Crown Business, $28)
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8
New
Big Game
By Mark Leibovich
A behind-the-scenes look at the NFL and football culture as the sport finds itself at a crossroads. (Penguin Press, $28)
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9
New
Every Day Is Extra
By John Kerry
Kerry looks back at his time as a U.S. Senator, presidential hopeful and Secretary of State. (Simon & Schuster, $35)
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10
6 weeks on list
#5 last week
The Restless Wave
By John McCain, Mark Salter
Sen. McCain reflects on momentous occasions throughout his life. (Simon & Schuster, $30)
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Read our review
11
4 weeks on list
Trump's America
By Newt Gingrich
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich explains why President Donald Trump is good for America. (Center Street, $27)
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12
New
The Coddling of the American Mind
By Greg Lukianoff, Jonathan Haidt
A look at how the current culture and education system are negatively affecting young adults and children. (Penguin Press, $28)
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13
New
The Last Palace
By Norman Eisen
A history of Europe told through the US ambassador’s residence in Prague. (Crown, $28)
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14
75 weeks on list
#15 last week
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
By Mark Manson
A blogger counters the positive attitude of self-help books. (HarperOne, $24.99)
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15
New
Imagine It Forward
By Beth Comstock, Tahl Raz
GE's first female vice chairman discusses how to handle change and uncertainty. (Currency, $30)
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Rankings reflect sales for week ended September 9, 2018.
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Amazon Most Read lists rank titles by the average number of daily Kindle readers and Audible listeners each week. Categories not ranked on Most Read charts include dictionaries, encyclopedias, religious texts, daily devotionals and calendars. All data is supplied by Amazon Charts and not edited by The Washington Post. The Post has no editorial influence on these lists.
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