Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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After saving a man from a beating, former mercenary Joe Pike is drawn into a web of deception and murder.
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The final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.
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An L.A. County Sheriff's deputy helps the feds suppress the gun trade along the Mexico border.
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The breakdown of a Midwestern family.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $28)
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An ambitious young art dealer manipulates her way through Manhattan's high-end art world.
(Grand Central: $26.99)
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The Southern lives of a maid, cook and college graduate intertwine.
(Putnam: $24.95)
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A hidden document in the national archives leads to a high-level conspiracy linked to the president.
(Grand Central: $26.99)
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No one is safe in the final installment of the Hunger Games trilogy.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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A new group of heroes returns to Camp Half-Blood.
(Hyperion: $18.99)
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P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast
Bonds of love and friendship are tested in the latest installment of the House of Night series.
(St. Martin's/Griffin: $17.99)
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A man confesses to the crime for which another man is about to be executed.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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Tom Clancy with Grant Blackwood
Jack Ryan Jr. and his colleagues are on the trail of the world's most dangerous terrorist.
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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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The disappearance of the Forerunner society.
(Tor: $24.99)
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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Revenge and twists of fate are underlying themes in King's most recent collection of eerie tales.
(Scribner: $27.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
(Random House: $27)
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The infamous queen of Egypt as a political power player.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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Keith Richards with James Fox
The seemingly eternal musician shares his life as a Rolling Stone.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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Why Chinese mothers raise superior children to their Western counterparts.
(Penguin Press: $25.95)
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Reflections on life and the relentless march of time.
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The president invites children into the worlds of 13 famous Americans.
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An upgraded assessment on how to find your top talents.
(Gallup Press: $22.95)
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Keys to fighting toxins, losing weight and staying healthy.
(Crown: $25.99)
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Critical choices that shaped the former president's time in the White House.
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Mark Twain edited by Harriet E. Smith, et. al
Newly unexpurgated, this first volume commemorates the 100th anniversary of Twain's death.
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The rhythm and rhymes behind the rapper and businessman.
(Spiegel & Grau: $35)
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A Jesuit priest works with L.A. youth in his gang intervention program.
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A biography of Cancer from its origins to treatments.
(Scribner: $30)
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The actor's rags-to-riches Hollywood career.
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Andrew Bleiman and Chris Eastland
Photos of baby animals born in captivity.
(Beach Lane Books: $12.99)
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