Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Magazine Cover of the Week

BASEBALL DIGEST
NOVEMBER 1974
WORLD CHAMPION OAKLAND A's 

Reggie Jackson (OF), Bert Campaneris (SS) and Sal Bando (3B)

"The Mad, Mad World of the Oakland A's"


Tuesday, November 6, 2018

NY Times Bestseller List (Non-Fiction) October 28th 2018

New York Times Bestseller List
Hardback Non-Fiction
Top 10
Week Ending October 28th 2018


10 - Good and Mad - Rebecca Traister
(2 weeks on list)

9  -  Educated - Tara Westover
(34 weeks on list)

8  -  Thirst - Scott Harrison
(2 weeks on list)

7  -  In Pieces - Sally Field
(4 weeks on list)

6  -  Leadership - Doris Kearns Goodwin
(4 weeks on list)

5  -  The Fifth Risk - Michael Lewis(2 weeks on list)

4  -  Fear - Bob Woodward
(5 weeks on list)

3  -  Presidents of War - Michael Beschloss
(Debut)
How American Presidents waged wars and expanded the power of the executive branch.

2  -  Ship of Fools - Tucker Carlson
(2 weeks on list)  (#1 last week)

1  -  Killing The SS - Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
(Debut)
A look at the postwar manhunt for members of Hitler's inner circle.


NY Times Bestseller List (Fiction) October 28th 2018

New York Times Bestseller List
Hardback Fiction
Top 10
Week Ending October 28th 2018


10 - Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens
(6 weeks on list)

9  -  Vince Flynn : Red War - Kyle Mills
(3 weeks on list)

8  -  Killing Commendatore - Haruki Murakami 
(Debut)
The discovery of an unseen work in an artist's attic unleashes a series of bizarre occurrences that a painter must navigate.

7  -  The Witch Elm - Tana French
(Debut)
After Toby Hennessy retreats to his family's ancestral home, a skull discovered in the backyard exposes his family's past.

6  -  A Spark of Light - Jodi Picoult 
(2 weeks on list)  (#1 last week)

5  -  Winter In Paradise - Elin Hilderbrand 
(Debut)
Irene Steele uncovers her husband's secret life on a Caribbean Island following his death.

4  -  Ambush - James Patterson and James O. Born
(Debut)
Michael Bennett discovers that an assassin is targeting him and his family.

3  -  The Clockmaker's Daughter - Kate Morton
(Debut)
A century-old mystery at the Birchwood Manor on the Thames connects the lives of an archivist and artist.

2  -  Holy Ghost - John Sandford

(Debut)
Virgil Flowers investigates shootings in a Minnesota town following an attempt to revive its ailing economy.

1  -  The Next Person You Meet in Heaven - Mitch Albom
(Debut)
The sequel to "The Five People You Meet in Heaven" follows Annie on her heavenly journey.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Old Time Radio Show of the Week

 Fibber McGee and Molly
November 5th 1946
It's the 60th Anniversary of Johnsons Wax, so Fibber and Molly visit the sponsor. The show originates from Racine, Wisconsin.