Paperback Nonfiction

This week's paperback nonfiction bestsellers at The Book Table. 

Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City (Pulitzer Prize Winner) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812986952
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 17th, 2022

PULITZER PRIZE WINNER • A “vivid and devastating” (The New York Times) portrait of an indomitable girl—from acclaimed journalist Andrea Elliott


The Year of Magical Thinking (Vintage International) Cover Image
$15.30
ISBN: 9781400078431
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Vintage - February 13th, 2007

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER • From one of America’s iconic writers, a stunning book of electric honesty and passion that explores an intensely personal yet universal experience: a portrait of a marriage—and a life, in good times and bad—that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child.


American Republics: A Continental History of the United States, 1783-1850 Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781324021803
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 17th, 2022

Winner of the 2022 New-York Historical Society Book Prize in American History
A Washington Post and BookPage Best Nonfiction Book of the Year

From a Pulitzer Prize–winning historian, the powerful story of a fragile nation as it expands across a contested continent.


The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma Cover Image
$17.10
ISBN: 9780143127741
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Penguin Books - September 8th, 2015

#1 New York Times bestseller

“Essential reading for anyone interested in understanding and treating traumatic stress and the scope of its impact on society.” —Alexander McFarlane, Director of the Centre for Traumatic Stress Studies


The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race Cover Image
$18.89
ISBN: 9781982115869
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 3rd, 2022

A Best Book of 2021 by Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Time, and The Washington Post

The bestselling author of Leonardo da Vinci and Steve Jobs returns with a “compelling” (The Washington Post) account of how Nobel Prize winner Jennifer Doudna and her colleagues launched a revolution that will allow us to cure diseases, fend off virus