New York Times Bestsellers from Penguin Random House- March 19, 2017

By Julia Huschke | March 9 2017 | Adult Children's

It was an excellent week for Penguin Random House titles on the New York Times Nonfiction Bestsellers lists. Portraits of Courage by George W. Bush debuted at #1 on the Hardcover Nonfiction list, while Lab Girl by Hope Jahren, Evicted by Matthew Desmond, and On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder debuted on the Paperback Nonfiction list. All Penguin Random House titles on the two lists can be found below.

Print Hardcover Nonfiction Bestsellers for the week of March 19th:

#1 PORTRAITS OF COURAGE, by George W. Bush (Crown)
#4 THE BOOK OF JOY, by Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu (Avery)
#10 WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR, by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)
#12 BORN A CRIME, by Trevor Noah (Spiegel & Grau)
#14 BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Spiegel & Grau)

Print Paperback Nonfiction Bestsellers for the week of March 19th:

#4 LION, by Saroo Brierley (New American Library/Berkley)
#5 ALEXANDER HAMILTON, by Ron Chernow (Penguin)
#6 LAB GIRL, by Hope Jahren (Vintage)
#7 EVICTED, by Matthew Desmond (Broadway)
#8 ORIGINALS, by Adam Grant (Penguin)
#9 I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO, by James Baldwin (Vintage)
#10 ON TYRANNY, by Timothy Snyder (Tim Duggan)

 

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Below are all of the new Penguin Random House and distribution client entries on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of March 19, 2017.

978-1-61773-220-1
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Amateur Sleuth
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Cozy
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
#3 Hardcover Fiction–Hannah Swensen, the bakery owner and amateur sleuth of Lake Eden, Minn., returns from her honeymoon to confront an actress’s mysterious death.
$26.00 US | $28.95 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
304 Pages
Kensington
World

A Commander in Chief's Tribute to America's Warriors
978-0-8041-8976-7
Biography & Autobiography - Military
Art - Subjects & Themes - Portraits
History - Military - Veterans
#1 Hardcover Nonfiction–Sixty-six color paintings and a four-panel mural, accompanied by brief biographies, show members of the military who have served since 9/11. By the former president.
$35.00 US | $47.00 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
8 x 10
Hardcover
192 Pages
Crown
World

978-1-4201-3607-4
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - Crime
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
#5 Combined Print & E-Book Fiction–Alvarez and Pescoli are back, dodging a reality-TV crew while tracking a serial killer stalking the woods of a remote Montana town.
$9.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
4-1/8 x 7-1/2
Mass Market Paperback
484 Pages
Zebra
US,CAN,OpnMkt(no EU)

A Novel
978-1-101-88308-2
Fiction - Historical
Fiction - Literary
Fiction - Contemporary Women
#10 Combined Print & E-Book Fiction–A story of three women’s lives during and after World War II.
$17.00 US | $23.00 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
5-3/16 x 8
Paperback
512 Pages
Ballantine Books
World

978-1-101-87372-4
Biography & Autobiography - Women
Nature - Plants - General
Science - Environmental Science
#6 Paperback Nonfiction
$16.00 US
Feb 28, 2017
5-3/16 x 8
Paperback
304 Pages
Vintage
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

Poverty and Profit in the American City
978-0-553-44745-3
Social Science - Sociology - Urban
Social Science - Poverty & Homelessness
Political Science - Public Policy - General
#7 Paperback Nonfiction
$17.00 US | $23.00 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
5-3/16 x 8
Paperback
448 Pages
Broadway Books
US, Canada, Open Mkt

Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
978-0-8041-9011-4
Political Science - Civics & Citizenship
Social Science - Essays
History - Modern - 20th Century
#10 Paperback Nonfiction
$8.99 US | $11.99 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
4-3/8 x 6-1/4
Paperback
128 Pages
Tim Duggan Books
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-7352-2989-1
Juvenile Fiction - Social Themes - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Juvenile Fiction - Performing Arts - Theater
Juvenile Fiction - Social Themes - New Experience
#10 Middle Grade Hardcover–Adult role models help a diminutive girl look beyond appearances and peer within. (Ages10 to 14)
$12.00 US
Jan 31, 2017
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
304 Pages
Dial Books
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

Develop a Winning Mindset on and off the Court
978-0-399-18085-9
Sports & Recreation - Sports Psychology
Self-Help - Personal Growth - Success
Business & Economics - Leadership
#9 Bestsellers Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous
$28.00 US | $37.00 CAN
Feb 28, 2017
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Hardcover
288 Pages
Ballantine Books
World