Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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The breakdown of a Midwestern family.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $28)
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Five families struggle against the events of World War I.
(Dutton: $36)
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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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The life of a 5-year-old boy imprisoned in a 12-by-12 room.
(Little, Brown: $24.99)
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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 final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(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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"Spook Country"'s Hollis Henry plunges into the secret world of military apparel manufacturing.
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Mickey Haller, with Harry Bosch's help, hopes to nail a seemingly exonerated child killer.
(Little, Brown: $27.99)
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The women from "Waiting to Exhale" return with midlife crises a plenty.
(Viking: $27.95)
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Avoiding an outbreak of polio, a playground director heads to the Poconos.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $26)
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Siblings battle Egyptian gods to find their Egyptologist father.
(Disney Hyperion: $17.99)
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Mystery novelist Castle re-teams with female NYPD det. Heat to solve the murder of a gossip columnist.
(Hyperion: $24.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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A glimpse behind the presidents military decisions.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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Jon Stewart, et. al
Our species via "The Daily Show."
(Grand Central: $27.99)
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Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
God and quantum theory.
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The science and lure of the ocean's gnarliest waves.
(Doubleday: $27.95)
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The crime novelist's restless, reckless love affairs.
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A Jesuit priest works with L.A. youth in his gang intervention program.
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A son's compilation of his elderly father's sharp and profane observations.
(HarperCollins: $15.99)
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A comedic look at the nature of relationships.
(Harper: $24.99)
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How the increasing income of the wealthy influences past and future economic woes.
(Knopf: $25)
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The singer's influence on music and culture.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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A photographic journey through the city's cultural, political, industrial and sociological history.
(Taschen: $70)
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Developing a healthy body image in young women.
(Voice: $22.99)
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How the American dream is disappearing along with the middle class.
(Crown: $23.99)
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The actress shares insights and tips on finding inner and outer beauty after 40.
(It Books: $25.99)
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An account of the building of the Hoover Dam.
(Free Press: $30)
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