Bestsellers

This week's bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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Israeli art restorer and spy, Gabriel Allon hunts down a shadowy ISIS terrorist.
(Harper: $28.99)
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In 1922, a Russian count is sentenced to house arrest in a grand hotel for the rest of his life.
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Fairy tale characters and the human world collide.
(Little, Brown: $19.99)
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A dirty New York cop on the force’s gang unit crosses the line.
(William Morrow: $27.99)
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A Florida bookstore owner, a struggling novelist and a heist from Princeton on a collision course.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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An intergenerational story of love and hope that crosses the Indian subcontinent.
(Knopf: $28.95)
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Two American families on a holiday cruise lose their children when they go ashore in Central America.
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The trials and triumphs of a 10-year-old boy starting school for the first time.
(Knopf: $16.99)
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A murder mystery about a man who writes Agatha Christie-style murder mysteries.
(Harper: $27.99)
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Quantum physics meets practical magic in this farcical sci-fi fantasy.
(Morrow: $35)
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A single mother turns up dead in the new novel from the author of “The Girl on the Train.”
(Riverhead: $28)
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A collection of poetry about survival, love, loss, and femininity.
(Andrews McMeel: $)
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J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne & John Tiffany
This script from the West End play finds adult Harry Potter, the father of three children, working at the Ministry of Magic.
(Pottermore: $29.99)
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A suicidal German woman delays her plans to drown herself when she travels to a quaint seaside village on the French coast.
(Crown: $26)
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A high value terrorism suspect washes ashore in the Mediterranean Sea sending panic through the C.I.A.
(Atria: $27.99)
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An expert on serial murder becomes involved in the hunt for a New York City killer.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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After more than a decade apart, identical twin sisters switch summer homes and lives to save what's left of their splintered family.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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Det. Bernie Gunther is on the run from a GDR official in 1956 Cannes.
(Marian Wood/Putnam: $27)
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A slave escapes via the Underground Railroad, imagined as a train running under America.
(Doubleday: $26.95)
Read The Times' book review.
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Apollo, God turned awkward mortal, journeys across North America with demigod friends on a quest to regain Zeus favor.
(Disney/Hyperion: $19.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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An easy-to-understand introduction to the universe and the forces that govern it.
(Norton: $18.95)
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The former Marine and Yale Law School graduate's account of growing up poor in a white working class neighborhood.
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The Senator from Minnesota's memoir of his surprising evolution from Saturday Night Live comedian to serious politician.
(Twelve: $28)
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How stopping to try to be positive all the time will make us become better, happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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An introduction to modern physics.
(Riverhead: $18)
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The early years of the private diaries of the popular humorist.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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A powerful memoir about the author’s childhood near Spokane and his troubled relationship with his mother.
(Little, Brown: $28)
Read The Times' book review.
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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The alt-right provocateur criticizes political correctness.
(Dangerous Books: $30)
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The comedian and host of “The Daily Show” recounts the challenges of growing up mixed-race under apartheid in South Africa.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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From the author of "Black Hawk Down," the story of the centerpiece of the Tet Offensive during the American War in Vietnam.
(Atlantic Monthly: $30)
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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The radio host warnings about the perils of overreach by the federal government.
(Threshold: $27)
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The Science Guy's advice on how channeling our inner nerd can develop critical thinking skills and create change.
(Rodale: $26.99)
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An investigation into the systematic murder of Osage Native Americans for their oil in the 1920s.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
Read The Times' book review.
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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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The Fox News host recommendations for how Donald Trump can fight corruption and cronyism in Washington.
(St. Martin's Press: $26.99)
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The importance of mercy in our lives.
(Riverhead: $20)
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Newt Gingrinch & Eric Trump
An analysis of how President Trump thinks and makes decisions.
(Center Street: $27)
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Excerpts from the authors unpublished notebooks from a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.
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