Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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The breakdown of a Midwestern family.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $28)
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The final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.
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No one is safe in the final installment of the Hunger Games trilogy.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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The Southern lives of a maid, cook and college graduate intertwine.
(Putnam: $24.95)
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In a post-apocalyptic future, kids are forced to fight in gladiator-like matches to the death.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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A pious Dutch official finds love in turn-of-the-19th-century Japan.
(Random House: $26)
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A satirical, twisted, futuristic love story.
(Random House: $26)
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The relationship between a TV writer's wife and her Filipina nanny.
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A dog is reborn several times before finding his true purpose.
(Forge: $22.99)
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V. I. Warshawski is hired to clear an Iraqi war vet's name in the killing of a body artist.
(Putnam: $26.95)
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A marriage strains under the spotlight of celebrity.
(Atria: $25.99)
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Husband-wife treasure hunters on the run from the Mexican president after discovering a confederate artifact.
(Putnam: $27.95)
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Siblings battle Egyptian gods to find their Egyptologist father.
(Disney Hyperion: $17.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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A Jesuit priest works with L.A. youth in his gang intervention program.
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The former British prime minister's candid account of his career.
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A son's compilation of his elderly father's sharp and profane observations.
(HarperCollins: $15.99)
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The author's case that President Obama's policies have threatened the public's constitutional rights.
(Regnery: $29.95)
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How the connection between eating and core beliefs brings fulfillment.
(Scribner: $24)
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The history of a band of '60's LSD-dealing hippies, the Brotherhood of Eternal Love
(Thomas Dunne: $24.99)
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How "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and a little black dress influenced a generation.
(Harper: $19.99)
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Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
God and quantum theory.
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An exploration of the background of high achievers.
(Little, Brown: $27.99)
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An upgraded assessment on how to find your top talents.
(Gallup Press: $22.95)
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Life's secrets, distilled.
(Atria: $23.95)
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The science and oddities required for space travel.
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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 gastronome's journey for foodies everywhere.
(Ecco: $26.99)
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The Official Preppy Handbook gets a contemporary upgrade.
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The high-octane marriage of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
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A history of the Comanche nation in the nineteenth century Texas frontier.
(Scribner: $27.50)
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