Bestsellers

This week's bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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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 Heffley road trip adventure filled with crazed seagulls, a fender bender and a runaway pig.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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Vampires must work together to forge a new vampire kingdom or perish in this paranormal romance.
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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 young Wall Street lawyer discovers big secrets when downsized to head a legal aid clinic in Appalachia.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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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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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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A return to 1950s Iowa with Pastor Ames and his recently wed, much younger pregnant wife.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $26)
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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 married couple's midlife crisis told from the wife's perspective.
(Nan A. Talese: $25)
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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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After years of hardship, an indie bookstore owner finds unexpected joy.
(Algonquin: $24.95)
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Two worlds intersect in different futures via unexplained, quasi-quantum technology.
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A corrupt NATO operative reconnects with a former colleague hoping to score big selling uranium in this spy tale set in post 9/11 West Africa.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $25)
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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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The mysterious world of a young woman living underground in ancient passageways and abandoned rooms.
(DAW: $18.95)
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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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A 30 year history chronicling a multi-generational Midwestern farm family beginning post-WWI.
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Meditations on love, artistry and the unaffected beauty of nature.
(Penguin Press: $24.95)
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A naive young lawyer unwittingly becomes a test subject for a new line of potent female sex products.
(Doubleday: $25.95)
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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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A memoir from the creator and star of HBO’s "Girls," filled with candid essays.
(Random House: $28)
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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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A guide to creating theme parks, buildings and other inventions in the online video game.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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First-person stories offer insight and understanding of the issues affecting those who grew up with domestic violence.
(Perigee: $27)
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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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The surgeon addresses modern medicine's role in enhancing quality of life and comfort at the end.
(Metropolitan: $26)
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Tips on fighting monsters and enemy players in the online building game.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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The science guy explains the natural, powerful ways evolution shapes our lives.
(St. Martin's Press: $25.99)
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150 photographs of the former Secretary of State's public life from 1976 to the present.
(Simon & Schuster: $40)
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A comprehensive history of Westeros filled with artwork and maps of the Seven Kingdoms.
(Bantam: $50)
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The musician shares his passion for collecting vintage cars and ponders their environmental impact.
(Blue Rider Press: $32)
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The New Yorker cartoonist finds black comedy in her elderly parents decline in this graphic memoir.
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In the second volume of her memoirs, the actress reminisces on the death of her father, her stormy relationship with Jack Nicholson and life in L.A.
(Scribner: $27.99)
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The story of the 15 year old Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban for standing up for her right to an education reimagined for a younger audience.
(Little, Brown: $17)
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The unconventional story history of the creator of Wonder Woman, a polyamorous academic who invented the lie detector test.
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A new investigation into the unsolved 1922 murder of director William Desmond Taylor.
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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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Anne Berest et al.
Four French female friends share their views on style, beauty, culture and men.
(Doubleday: $25)
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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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