This Week's Bestsellers - Adult Non-Fiction

The top selling adult non-fiction titles at Belmont Books this week:

 

Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525434955
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: Anchor - September 3rd, 2019

From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, the powerful story of how a prominent white supremacist changed his heart and mind. This is a book to help us understand the American moment and to help us better understand one another.


The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780385348713
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown - February 25th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers an intimate chronicle of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz—an inspiring portrait of courage and leadership in a time of unprecedented crisis
 


A Promised Land Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781524763169
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown - November 17th, 2020

A riveting, deeply personal account of history in the making—from the president who inspired us to believe in the power of democracy

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW


Sapiens: A Graphic History: The Birth of Humankind (Vol. 1) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780063051331
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - October 27th, 2020

Instant National Bestseller


Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393354324
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 7th, 2017

Why did Eurasians conquer, displace, or decimate Native Americans, Australians, and Africans, instead of the reverse? In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H.


The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher's Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393652499
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 3rd, 2019

A practical, refreshingly optimistic guide that uses centuries-old wisdom to help us better cope with the stresses of modern living.


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The knockdown, drag-out, untold story of the other scandal that rocked Nixon’s White House, and reset the rules for crooked presidents to come—with new reporting that expands on Rachel Maddow’s Peabody Award-nominated podcast


Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593230251
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House - August 4th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD • “An instant American classic and almost certainly the keynote nonfiction book of the American century thus far.”—Dwight Garner, The New York Times


Mastering Pasta: The Art and Practice of Handmade Pasta, Gnocchi, and Risotto [A Cookbook] Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781607746072
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Ten Speed Press - March 17th, 2015

Award-winning chef Marc Vetri wanted to write his first book about pasta. Instead, he wrote two other acclaimed cookbooks and continued researching pasta for ten more years. Now, the respected master of Italian cuisine finally shares his vast knowledge of pasta, gnocchi, and risotto in this inspiring, informative primer featuring expert tips and techniques, and more than 100 recipes.


Story: Style, Structure, Substance, and the Principles of Screenwriting Cover Image
$42.50
ISBN: 9780060391683
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: It Books - November 25th, 1997

Robert McKee's screenwriting workshops have earned him an international reputation for inspiring novices, refining works in progress and putting major screenwriting careers back on track. Quincy Jones, Diane Keaton, Gloria Steinem, Julia Roberts, John Cleese and David Bowie are just a few of his celebrity alumni.


Reconstruction Updated Edition: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877 Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062354518
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - December 2nd, 2014

From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period that shaped modern America.

Eric Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post-Civil War period was viewed.


Owning Your Own Shadow: Understanding the Dark Side of the Psyche Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062507549
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: HarperOne - June 9th, 2009

Understand the dark side of your psyche—a Jungian approach to transformative self-acceptance.


A Little Book on the Human Shadow Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062548474
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: HarperOne - June 22nd, 1988

Robert Bly, renowned poet and author of the ground-breaking bestseller Iron John, mingles essay and verse to explore the Shadow -- the dark side of the human personality -- and the importance of confronting it.


The Dance of the Dissident Daughter: A Woman's Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062573025
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: HarperOne - September 20th, 2016

"A masterpiece of women’s wisdom."—Christiane Northrup, M.D.

"The journey to capture her feminine soul and live authentically . . . makes a fascinating, well-researched and well-written story."—Publishers Weekly


The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780143036494
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - October 4th, 2005

#1 New York Times bestseller

“Barry will teach you almost everything you need to know about one of the deadliest outbreaks in human history.”—Bill Gates, GatesNotes.com

"Monumental... an authoritative and disturbing morality tale."—Chicago Tribune 


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