Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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The Seven Kingdoms are imperiled again in the fifth “Song of Ice and Fire” book.
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Anti-terrorist expert Gabriel Allon tracks down a dangerous American-born cleric with deadly plans.
(Harper: $26.99)
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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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A tale of Ernest Hemingway and his first wife, Hadley, set in 1920s Paris.
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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An atmospheric tale of two medical researchers and the many shades of truth they find in the Amazon.
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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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Generational female family members express their grievances over a summer at their beach cottage.
(Random House: $25.95)
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A woman's mind is erased of everything she knows each time she goes to sleep.
(Harper: $25.99)
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Middle-aged siblings cope with their own realities and their mother's dementia.
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James Patterson with Chris Tebbetts
A student aims to break every rule in his school's Code of Conduct.
(Little, Brown: $15.99)
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A detective hypnotizes a young boy, the only witness to his family's brutal murder.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $27)
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A new group of heroes returns to Camp Half-Blood.
(Hyperion: $18.99)
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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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A kidnap victim at 11, Jaycee Dugard describes her 18-year imprisonment.
(Simon & Schuster: $24.99)
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Complex ties between the U.S. ambassador’s family and the Nazi elite in 1930s Berlin.
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A comical not-for-kids picture book on the perils of bedtime.
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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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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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Andrew Bleiman and Chris Eastland
Photos of baby animals born in captivity.
(Beach Lane Books: $12.99)
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A neuroscientist explores the subconscious mind.
(Pantheon: $26.95)
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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 actor recounts his rise from daydreaming boy in England to a real-life geek superhero.
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A forlorn history of LA's most famous billboard.
(Yale University Press: $24)
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A no-holds-barred memoir by Aerosmith’s lead singer.
(Ecco: $27.99)
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A modern history of L. Ron Hubbard and his controversial religion-without-a-deity.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $28)
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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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An upgraded assessment on how to find your top talents.
(Gallup Press: $22.95)
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