Bestsellers

This week's bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A blind French girl and a German teenager meet in occupied France during World War II.
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A Heffley road trip adventure filled with crazed seagulls, a fender bender and a runaway pig.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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A young Wall Street lawyer discovers big secrets when downsized to head a legal aid clinic in Appalachia.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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Precious Ramotswe helps a woman with amnesia in the latest installment of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency.
(Pantheon: $24.95)
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Earth mother Gaea plans to sacrifice two of the demigods unless they defeat her army of giants.
(Hyperion: $19.99)
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An Army combat vet and special agent is called on to bring his brother to justice when he breaks out of a high security prison.
(Grand Central: $28)
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A Tokyo railroad engineer revisits his painful past.
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The death of a man shot ten years ago leads Detective Harry Bosch to another unsolved case.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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A young man clings to a painting years after surviving an explosion at a museum that killed his mother.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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A series of interconnected tales centered on a 15 year old runaway with psychic powers.
(Random House: $30)
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A married couple's midlife crisis told from the wife's perspective.
(Nan A. Talese: $25)
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A small-town boy captivated by a Pastor and his passion for electricity cross paths as adults with profound consequences
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Det. Alex Cross is forced to negotiate with a stalker to save his family.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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This collection of war stories interweaves themes of brutality, bureaucracy, friendship and despair.
(Penguin Press: $26.95)
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A king seeks to destroy a group of survivors from a deadly fever that possess mysterious powers.
(Putnam: $18.99)
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A pastor struggles when called to minister native inhabitants on a strange new world light years away from his wife.
(Hogarth: $28)
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The latest collection of short stories from the Nobel Prize winning author spans from 1995-2014.
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A Hollywood star and a nomadic group of actors roam a post apocalyptic world.
(Knopf: $24.95)
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Aspiring novelist and retired sportswriter Frank Bascombe, confronts aging in four overlapping tales set in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
(Ecco: $27.99)
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A woman enlists the help of a psychic and P.I. to find her mother who supposedly died in an accident years earlier.
(Ballantine: $28)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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A mid-career memoir from the comedian and star of "Parks and Recreation."
(Dey Street: $28.99)
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Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The circumstances surrounding the mysterious death of the famous WWII General.
(Holt: $30)
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New essays on faith, family and victories over hardships.
(Riverhead: $22.95)
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Nostalgic stories and illustrations from Christmas past.
(Golden Books: $9.99)
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A memoir of elder Bush’s service during World War II, his years in the Texas oil business and political career.
(Crown: $28)
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Hilarious and scientific answers to absurd random questions from the creator of the xkcd webcomic.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $24)
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A guide to creating theme parks, buildings and other inventions in the online video game.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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The surgeon addresses modern medicine's role in enhancing quality of life and comfort at the end.
(Metropolitan: $26)
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Actor Cary Elwes reveals behind-the-scenes stories of the making of the cult classic film, "The Princess Bride."
(Touchstone: $26)
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A 7-step blueprint to financial freedom from the motivational speaker based on his interviews with 50 renowned financial experts.
(Simon & Schuster: $28)
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Solutions for helping America's students excel in science, technology, engineering, and math.
(Beaufort Books: $21.95)
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A case by case analysis of the failures of the Supreme Court over the last 200 years.
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The inspiring life of Louie Zamperini;Olympian, WWII Bombardier and POW, adapted for young readers.
(Delacorte: $19.99)
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Practical advice and life lessons learned from the beloved classic children's series.
(Golden Books: $9.99)
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A memoir from the creator and star of HBO’s "Girls," filled with candid essays.
(Random House: $28)
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A collection of 14 years of inspirational columns from O, the Oprah Magazine.
(Flatiron: $24.99)
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The actress and former Calvin Klein model explores her complicated relationship with her late mother.
(Dutton: $26.95)
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A memoir from the legendary sports broadcaster and former "Monday Night Football" announcer.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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The inspirational pastor shares eight qualities of winners to help reach your potential.
(FaithWords : $24)
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The sinking of the polar expedition ship U.S.S. Jeanette and the harrowing survival of its crew in the late 19th century.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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