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October 2022 Nonfiction Bestsellers

1

The Persuaders: At the Front Lines of the Fight for Hearts, Minds, and Democracy

Anand Giridharadas

Knopf Publishing Group

2

Making a Scene

Constance Wu

Scribner Book Company

3

Half American: The Epic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II at Home and Abroad

Matthew F Delmont

Viking

4

The World of the End: How Jesus' Prophecy Shapes Our Priorities

David Jeremiah

Thomas Nelson

5

The Age-Proof Brain: New Strategies to Improve Memory, Protect Immunity, and Fight Off Dementia

Marc Milstein

Benbella Books

6

You Are Not Alone: The Nami Guide to Navigating Mental Health--With Advice from Experts and Wisdom from Real People and Families

Ken Duckworth

Zando

7

Broken: How Our Social Systems Are Failing Us and How We Can Fix Them

Paul LeBlanc

Matt Holt

8

There and Back: Photographs from the Edge

Jimmy Chin

Ten Speed Press

9

The End of the World Is Just the Beginning: Mapping the Collapse of Globalization

Peter Zeihan

Harper Business

10

Illogical: Saying Yes to a Life Without Limits

Emmanuel Acho

Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book

11

Lighter: Let Go of the Past, Connect with the Present, and Expand the Future

Yung Pueblo

Harmony

12

The Writing Revolution: A Guide to Advancing Thinking Through Writing in All Subjects and Grades

Judith C Hochman, Natalie Wexler

Jossey-Bass

13

Prime, Art's Next Generation

Phaidon Press

Phaidon Press

14

A Place Called Home: A Memoir

David Ambroz

Legacy Lit

15

Life Is Magic: My Inspiring Journey from Tragedy to Self-Discovery

Jon Dorenbos

Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster

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