Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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The final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.
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The Southern lives of a maid, cook and college graduate intertwine.
(Putnam: $24.95)
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Siblings battle Egyptian gods to find their Egyptologist father.
(Disney Hyperion: $17.99)
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Roving ex-military cop Jack Reacher helps a small South Dakota town deal with sinister forces.
(Delacorte: $28)
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The goings-on at a ragtag English-language newspaper in Rome.
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Rusty Sabich and Tommy Molto return to the courtroom after the mysterious death of Rusty's wife.
(Grand Central: $27.99)
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A 13-year-old aspiring lawyer finds himself in the middle of a murder trial.
(Dutton: $16.99)
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Agent Lucas Davenport's surgeon wife is a key witness in a botched robbery case.
(Putnam: $27.95)
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Jewish lovers in Paris are forced to return to Hungary during World War II.
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A washed-up actress looking for a comeback embarks on a love affair with a gold-digging suitor.
(Doubleday: $24.95)
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Percy Jackson and his army of demigods battle the Lord of Time.
(Disney Hyperion: $17.99)
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Still mourning the loss of his wife and unborn child, an inspector returns to Scotland Yard
(Harper: $28.99)
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The fourth book in the "The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel" series.
(Delacorte: $10.99)
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The dark side of baseball circa 1957
(Simon & Schuster: $14.99)
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A physicist tries to reinvigorate his career (at a colleague's expense).
(Nan A. Talese: $26.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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How the connection between eating and core beliefs brings fulfillment.
(Scribner: $24)
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How the U.S. economy was driven to collapse by the bond and real estate markets.
(W.W. Norton: $27.95)
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A Jesuit priest works with L.A. youth in his gang intervention program.
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The author's account of 14 months with a U.S. Army platoon in Afghanistan.
(Twelve: $26.99)
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An inside look at President Obama's first year.
(Simon & Schuster: $28)
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The former first lady's memoir of growing up in West Texas and life in the White House.
(Scribner: $30)
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A son's compilation of his elderly father's sharp and profane observations.
(HarperCollins: $15.99)
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Essays and amusing tales from the comic's personal life..
(Grand Central: $25.99)
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The stand-up comic known for her salty humor shares her life story.
(Harper: $25.99)
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In her follow up to "Infidel," the Somalian-born Muslim tells of her emigration to the U.S.
(Free Press: $27)
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The singer's early days and relationship with Robert Mapplethorpe.
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The drama of the 2008 U.S. presidential campaign.
(Harper: $27.99)
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The heavy-metal singer reminisces on his death-defying life.
(Grand Central: $26.99)
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A professor's terminal cancer inspires a call to seize life's moments.
(Hyperion: $21.95)
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A journal of the former Talking Heads lead singer and avid bicyclist's trek across major cities around the globe.
(Viking: $25.95)
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The actor and comic shares his adventures in parenting.
(Simon & Schuster: $25)
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