Bestsellers

This week's bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A London commuter is an unreliable witness in a woman's disappearance in this psychological thriller.
(Riverhead: $26.95)
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Faced with deportation, a young Jewish writer works as a CIA agent in his native Berlin during the Cold War.
(Atria: $27)
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An aging ex-Marine struggles with his drug farming son's involvement with right-wing anarchists.
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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 contract killer is hired to take out the unfaithful wife of Oslo's most powerful crime boss.
(Knopf: $23.95)
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After the reign of the King Arthur, an elderly couple leave their village in search of their son.
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A couple's marriage begins to crumble while searching for the Loch Ness monster.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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The adventures of an ingénue turned comedy television starlet in 1960's London.
(Riverhead: $27.95)
Read The Times' book review.
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A man's mundane life unwinds when he learns of his wife's deception from a stranger in a bar.
(Dutton: $27.95)
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While investigating a murder, a Catholic priest living inside the Vatican uncovers secrets about a controversial holy relic.
(Simon & Schuster: $25.99)
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In this latest collection, the poet writes of the past decade and the death of his beloved wife.
(Counterpoint: $22)
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The life of an Australian surgeon commanding POWs building the Thai-Burma "Death Railway," during WWII.
(Knopf: $26.95)
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A brutal murder during an excursion to Gibraltar leads Maisie Dobbs into a web of lies and deceit.
(Harper: $26.99)
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After fleeing to America, a South Vietnamese general returns to his homeland to fight for the Communist cause.
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An unhappy housewife's life spins out of control after embarking on a series of sexual affairs.
(Random House: $26)
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A Heffley road trip filled with crazed seagulls, a fender bender and a runaway pig.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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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 divorced writer and the people she meets while teaching a creative writing course during a summer in Athens.
(FSG: $26)
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Transformative tales and poems exploring the shadowy worlds of ghosts stories and science fiction.
(Morrow: $26.99)
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New mom detective Aimée Leduc searches for a dying woman with secrets about her father's unsolved murder.
(Soho Crime: $27.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The cleaning guru's method to decluttering your home and simplifying your life.
(Ten Speed Press: $16.99)
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How the 1915 sinking of the Lusitania by the Germans pulled the United States into World War I.
(Crown: $28)
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Rethinking our priorities by building strong inner lives filled with humility and moral depth.
(Random House: $28)
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Mourning the death of her father, a falconer resolves to train a goshawk.
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Henry M. Paulson Jr. & Michael Carroll
The former CEO of Goldman Sachs examines the creation and future of the economic superpower.
(Twelve: $32)
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The star of "Murphy Brown," discusses her first marriage, motherhood, aging and finding romance again.
(Simon & Schuster: $28)
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Brian Grazer & Charles Fishman
How weekly conversations with accomplished people inspired the producers career.
(Simon & Schuster: $25.99)
Read The Times' book review.
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The true stories and history behind the western legends of America's frontier.
(Henry Holt: $32)
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The actress discusses aging in Hollywood and the search for the daughter she gave up.
(Little, Brown: $28)
Read The Times' book review.
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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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Practical punctuation and language advice and common grammar mistakes.
(Norton: $24.95)
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A history of the service staff at the White House from the Kennedys to the Obamas.
(Harper: $27.99)
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Battling through self-doubt and daily distractions to claim personal power and freedom.
(Hay House: $19.99)
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An examination of a murder in South Central paints a portrait of LAPD Policing.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
Read The Times' book review.
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Tips on fighting monsters and enemy players in the online building game.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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Laurence J. Kotlikoff et. al
Secrets to getting the most out of your Social Security benefits.
(Simon & Schuster: $19.99)
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The founding member of Sonic Youth on music, marriage and motherhood.
(Dey Street: $27.99)
Read The Times' book review.
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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 necessity of slowing down and unplugging from the frenetic pace of everyday life.
(Simon & Schuster: $14.99)
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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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