Bestsellers

This week's bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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An epic snowball fight continues the Wimpy Kid series.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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Chief Inspector Armand Gamache attempts to keep a lethal narcotic off the streets of Montreal.
(Minotaur: $28.99)
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Detectives Harry Bosch and Renee Ballard join forces to solve a cold case in Los Angeles.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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Jack Reacher investigates the New England town where his father was born.
(Delacorte: $28.99)
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A story about relationships and power moves between a famous writer, a young editor and a detained Iraqi-American.
(Simon & Schuster: $26)
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A romance writer becomes fascinated with the clients and owner of a luxury health resort.
(Flatiron: $29.95)
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The predicaments of a contemporary family unmoored by the Great Recession and one a century before on the same street.
(Harper: $29.99)
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A respected World War II hero guns down the local pastor inside a church in Mississippi.
(Doubleday: $29.95)
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A powerful tale of contemporary Native American life.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A grieving woman's obsession with a Great Dane left by her late friend.
(Riverhead: $25)
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A woman travels to the Southern California desert and hires a strange detective to help her solve a mystery.
(Ecco: $26.99)
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The first volume of a two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros.
(Bantam: $35)
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A painter leaves Tokyo and, at a mountain retreat of a more famous artist, enters a surreal world.
(Knopf: $30)
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In this novel of suspense, a man’s life and mind are changed after a brutal beating.
(Viking: $28)
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A 16-year-old girl witnesses the police shooting of her childhood friend.
(Balzer + Bray: $17.99)
Read The Times' book review.
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The sequel to "The Five People You Meet in Heaven" follows Annie life and afterlife.
(Harper: $23.99)
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When a sniper strikes during a funeral of a president, Alex Cross is tasked with tracking him down.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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A trip through the Hogwarts curriculum from Care of Magical Creatures and Herbology to Defense Against the Dark Arts.
(Arthur A. Levine: $19.99)
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Christian Kracht & Daniel Bowles
Conspiracy, cinematic intrigue and murder set before World War II, during the Axis powers’ rise to tyranny.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $25)
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An F.B.I. agent, haunted by the childhood kidnapping of her twin sister, confronts a new threat in the remote southwestern U.S.
(Grand Central: $29)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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An intimate memoir by the former First Lady of the United States.
(Crown: $32.35)
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The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
(Simon & Schuster: $15)
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A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists parents describes her path to Cambridge University
(Random House: $28)
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The novelist shares her wisdom on the current political climate.
(Riverhead: $20)
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Illustrated affirmations from the creator of “Hamilton”
(Random House: $22)
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Awkward quotes from President Trump after Hurricane Florence.
(Simon & Schuster: $14.99)
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Lessons learned from four presidents dealing with major crisis in private and in the life of the country.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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The postwar manhunt for members of Hitler’s inner circle.
(Henry Holt: $30)
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Understanding the present political climate by looking back at a time history when hope overcame division and fear.
(Random House: $30)
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The spiritual practices that saved the life of the the wrongfully convicted death row inmate.
(Sounds True: $24.95)
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Tips for living a joy-filled life.
(Thomas Dunne: $22.99)
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Final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind from the posthumous scientist and mathematician.
(Bantam: $25)
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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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The Fox News anchor argues America’s ruling class is out of touch with everyday citizens.
(Free Press: $28)
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Comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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The author of "Sapiens" investigates today’s most urgent issues as we move into the unknown future.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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The former White House photographer juxtaposes pictures of President Obama with quotes from President Trump.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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Washington Journalist Bob Woodward’s report on the tenure of President Trump.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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A self-help book from the prime-time drag queen.
(Dey Street: $25.99)
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