Our Speakers on The New York Times Bestseller List for 4/23/17

The Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau is thrilled that each week many of our speakers are on The New York Times Bestseller List. Check back here for a current selection of who is on this week’s list:

Hardcover Fiction

If Not for You

8: If Not for You - Debbie Macomber

An emotionally stirring novel about family, friendship, and finding love in the most unlikely places.

Paperback Nonfiction

White Trash

4: White Trash - Nancy Isenberg

White Trash will change the way we think about our past and present.” —T. J. Stiles, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Custer’s Trials

Alexander Hamilton

7: Alexander Hamilton - Ron Chernow

“…[N]obody has captured Hamilton better than Chernow…” —The New York Times Book Review

Picture Books

We're All Wonders

4: We're All Wonders - R.J. Palacio

A gorgeous picture book featuring Wonder’s Auggie and Daisy on an original adventure.

Middle Grade Hardcover


2: Wonder - R. J. Palacio

“Rich and memorable… It’s Auggie and the rest of the children who are the real heart of ‘Wonder,’ and Palacio captures the voices of girls and boys, fifth graders and teenagers, with equal skill.” —The New York Times

Young Adult Hardcover

13 Reasons Why

2: 13 Reasons Why - Jay Asher

“Eerie, beautiful, and devastating.” —Chicago Tribune

Monthly Lists: Sports and Fitness

Barbarian Days

8: Barbarian Days - William Finnegan

“Gorgeously written and intensely felt… Dare I say that we all need Mr. Finnegan… as a role model for a life fully, thrillingly, lived.” —The Wall Street Journal

Editors’ Choice

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley - Hannah Tinti

“Tinti depicts brutality and compassion with exquisite sensitivity, creating a powerful overlay of love and pain.” —The New Yorker