Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A woman washes up on a rat-infested shore starting a family's link with California's Channel Islands.
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A tale of Ernest Hemingway and his first wife, Hadley, set in 1920s Paris.
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Vampires, daemons and witches plot to steal a magical book from an American professor.
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Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child
A man avenges his father's death while on a mission to intercept plans for a top-secret weapon.
(Grand Central: $26.99)
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Abandoned at her family's Everglades theme park, a 13-year-old girl journeys to the underworld to find her sister.
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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 final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.
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A new group of heroes returns to Camp Half-Blood.
(Hyperion: $18.99)
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The breakdown of a Midwestern family.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $28)
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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A teen poses as a high school student to elude killers who have eliminated three before him.
(HarperCollins: $17.99)
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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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An ambitious young art dealer manipulates her way through Manhattan's high-end art world.
(Grand Central: $26.99)
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A Dublin neighborhood unites to care for a motherless girl.
(Knopf: $26.95)
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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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Keith Richards with James Fox
The seemingly eternal musician shares his life as a Rolling Stone.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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The infamous queen of Egypt as a political power player.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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The life of the noir cool Humphrey Bogart.
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What a poor black woman's cancer cells did for science and didn't do for her family.
(Crown: $26)
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Tips and insight for women as to what motivates men.
(Amistad: $24.99)
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The art and science of memory and how to improve it.
(Penguin: $26.95)
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Why Chinese mothers raise superior children to their Western counterparts.
(Penguin Press: $25.95)
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Critical choices that shaped the former president's time in the White House.
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The president invites children into the worlds of 13 famous Americans.
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The power of good storytelling from the former chairman of Sony Pictures.
(Crown: $26)
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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 act of reading and its place in an information-overload age.
(Sasquatch : $12.95)
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An upgraded assessment on how to find your top talents.
(Gallup Press: $22.95)
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