Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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Foreclosure may be tied to a banker’s murder in the latest Mickey Haller novel.
(Little, Brown: $27.99)
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Sookie Stackhouse becomes more deeply entwined in supernatural vampire games in this 11th book of the series.
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Det. Harry Hole investigates a serial killer whose calling card is the appearance of a mysterious snowman near crime scenes.
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The lifelong friendship between a minister’s daughter and a boy from the Wampanoag tribe.
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Time-traveling siblings part ways in the fifth installment of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel series.
(Delacorte: $18.99)
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A tale of Ernest Hemingway and his first wife, Hadley, set in 1920s Paris.
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A young Chinese American woman's search for her father in Mao Tse-tung's China.
(Random House: $26)
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The Kane siblings search for the Book of Ra in this second of a three-part series.
(Hyperion: $18.99)
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Lucas Davenport reinvestigates an old case when the bodies of two young girls, missing for decades, turn up.
(Putnam: $27.95)
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The Jedi Order has taken control of the Galactic Alliance while Luke Skywalker pursues an evil entity.
(LucasBooks: $27)
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A sci-fi vision of America’s future from the actor-filmmaker.
(St. Martin's: $25.99)
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A former Justice Department operative stumbles upon a possible link among the four asassinated U.S. presidents.
(Ballantine: $26)
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No one is safe in the final installment of the Hunger Games trilogy.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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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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The final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.
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A double murder in New York City unfolds over a 24-hour daily news cycle.
(Little, Brown: $26.99)
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The breakdown of a Midwestern family.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $28)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Complex ties between the U.S. ambassador’s family and the Nazi elite in 1930s Berlin.
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How the self-deprecating actress, mom and writer rocked the world of comedy.
(Reagan Arthur: $26.99)
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How Americans in 19th century Paris shaped ideals back home.
(Simon & Schuster: $37.50)
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The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
(Random House: $27)
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A no-holds-barred memoir by Aerosmith’s lead singer.
(Ecco: $27.99)
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A history of the top secret Nevada base with familiar conspiracy theories and unexpected ties to Stalin.
(Little, Brown: $27.99)
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Howard Wasdin and Stephen Templin
A former member of the elite Navy SEALs recounts his military training and deadly missions.
(St. Martin's: $26.99)
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The former Brat Packer writes frankly of his early partying days.
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Chelsea Handler, et al.
Tricks and tomfoolery the comic has played on family and friends.
(Grand Central: $24.99)
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The daughter of Cary Grant reminisces about life with her movie star dad.
(Knopf: $24.95)
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The author goes on a quest to understand the aggressive, antisocial personality disorder.
(Riverhead: $25.95)
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The president invites children into the worlds of 13 famous Americans.
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William Styron's youngest child reconciles public myth and personal truths about the famed novelist.
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Insights from the feisty octogenarian.
(Putnam: $25.95)
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A look at brain science told through social behaviors of a fictional couple.
(Random House: $27)
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Witty musings from the Comedy Central host.
(Grand Central: $24.99)
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The infamous queen of Egypt as a political power player.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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