API Example: The New York Times Books API
This page shows the current top 15 "Combined Print and E-Book Nonfiction" titles for 06/08/2019, fetched from The New York Times Books API. To see the Django views.py that calls and parses the API, visit the code on Github.
- 1 (1). UNFREEDOM OF THE PRESS, Mark R Levin / The conservative commentator and radio host makes his case that the press is aligned with political ideology.
- 2 (-). SIEGE, Michael Wolff / The author of “Fire and Fury” weaves a story of the second year of the Trump White House.
- 3 (3). EDUCATED, Tara Westover / The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.
- 4 (2). THE MUELLER REPORT, with related materials The Washington Post / Redacted findings from the special counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and potential obstruction of justice by the president.
- 5 (4). THE PIONEERS, David McCullough / The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian tells the story of the settling of the Northwest Territory through five main characters.
- 6 (5). HOWARD STERN COMES AGAIN, Howard Stern / The radio interviewer delves into some of his favorite on-air conversations from the past four decades of his career.
- 7 (6). BECOMING, Michelle Obama / The former first lady describes her journey from the South Side of Chicago to the White House, and how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
- 8 (8). SEA STORIES, William H McRaven / A memoir by the retired four-star Navy admiral, including the capture of Saddam Hussein and the raid to kill Osama bin Laden.
- 9 (7). RANGE, David Epstein / An argument for how generalists excel more than specialists, especially in complex and unpredictable fields.
- 10 (-). THE MOMENT OF LIFT, Melinda Gates / The philanthropist shares stories of empowering women to improve society.
- 11 (10). THE BRITISH ARE COMING, Rick Atkinson / The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and journalist begins his Revolution Trilogy with events from 1775 to 1777.
- 12 (-). THE CONSERVATIVE SENSIBILITY, George F Will / The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist describes what he considers to be threats to conservatism.
- 13 (12). BORN A CRIME, Trevor Noah / A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the host of “The Daily Show.”
- 14 (9). THE MUELLER REPORT, with an introduction Alan Dershowitz / Redacted findings from the special counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and potential obstruction of justice by the president.
- 15 (-). A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE, Sonia Purnell / The true story of a Baltimore socialite who joined a spy organization during World War II and became essential to the French Resistance.