Previous list:
Dec. 25
Go to: Hardcover Fiction | Hardcover Nonfiction | Paperback Fiction | Paperback Nonfiction

Hardcover Fiction (Back to top)

Place Weeks
on List
1
The characters of Pride and Prejudice are drawn into a tale of murder.
2
2
A man goes back in time to prevent the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
6
3
A middle-age retiree re-evaluates his mediocre existence.
9
4
The clock is ticking on Harry Bosch’s retirement as he probes a Chateau Marmont crime.
(Little, Brown: $27.99)
Buy a copy of this book. »
4
5
Greg gets trapped in the house during a snowstorm.
(Abrams: $13.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
5
6
An orphan in a Paris train station must retrieve a secret notebook left by his dead father.
6
7
A burned out attorney joins a down-and-out firm and takes on a pharmaceutical giant.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
8
8
The nature of relationships revolve in the life of a gifted college baseball player.
13
9
A love triangle among Ivy League graduates.
11
10
A year in the social life of three twentysomethings set in Jazz-Age New York City.
19
11
Kay Scarpetta uncovers something more sinister in a series of inexplicable deaths linked to the murder of her deputy.
(Putnam: $27.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
1
12
Kinsey Millhone reports a shoplifter in a lingerie store and triggers a chain of events.
5
13
A young boy's sea voyage in the early 1950s from Sri Lanka to England.
8
14
Two alternating stories, 50 years apart both leading to the American Museum of Natural History.
14
15
Don’t let appearances fool you in this multilayered narrative about loyalty and loss.
9
16
Traumatized inspector Harry Hole returns to Norway to investigate a possible serial killer.
(Knopf: $26.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
1
17
Two dueling magicians fall under the spell of love.
8
18
Will justice be restored to Alagaësia in this conclusion to the Inheritance cycle?
(Knopf: $27.99)
Buy a copy of this book. »
6
19
Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney
While running for re-election, President Jack Ryan and his team struggle against a shadowy organization
(Putnam: $28.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
1
20
Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
63

Hardcover Nonfiction (Back to top)

Place Weeks
on List
1
A portrait of the late Apple visionary as revealed by those in his inner circle.
8
2
Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The dramatic events in spring 1865 leading to President Lincoln's assassination.
12
3
The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
57
4
An engaging portrait of the longest-ruling female leader of imperial Russia.
5
5
A memoir filled with musings on motherhood Woody Allen, Warren Beatty, Al Pacino and more.
5
6
How the financial crisis transformed global economies such as Greece, Ireland and Iceland.
12
7
The rediscovery of an ancient poem by Lucretius inspired the Renaissance.
8
8
Didion recounts the painful story of her daughter’s death.
7
9
The “Hardball” host talks to those closest to JFK.
7
10
How the life of America's first president can help us take on the nation's current challenges.
(Threshold: $26)
Buy a copy of this book. »
2
11
"The Greatest Generation" author offers reflections and inspiring stories of people making a difference to show how we can restore America’s greatness.
(Random House: $26)
Buy a copy of this book. »
4
12
New categories and bizarre superlatives fill the latest edition.
(Guinness: $28.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
10
13
The comedian serves up a funny set of rules for preserving sanity in an insane re-election year.
(Blue Rider Press: $26.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
1
14
Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson
Parenting solutions based on the science of how a child’s brain is wired.
(Delacorte: $24)
Buy a copy of this book. »
1
15
A new collection of essays offers a view of the man behind the words.
6
16
Meaningful places explored by the photographer such as Emily Dickinson's house and Niagra Falls.
(Random House: $50)
Buy a copy of this book. »
2
17
A revised, expanded interactive journal based on the books and hit movies.
(Amulet: $10.95)
Buy a copy of this book. »
38
18
Complex ties between the U.S. ambassador’s family and the Nazi elite in 1930s Berlin.
31
19
The secret history of the private enclaves and mind-boggling estates of Los Angeles.
7
20
Unscientific observations on romance, friendship, and Hollywood from "The Office" actress/writer.
6

Paperback Fiction (Back to top)

Place
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15

Paperback Nonfiction (Back to top)

Place
1
2
3
4
5
7
8
Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent
9
10
11
12
13
15

Credits: Liesl Bradner, Carolyn Kellogg, Michelle Minkoff

Explore Bestsellers Lists

Browse:

Search:

 

 

Rankings are based on chain results and a weekly poll of 150 Southland bookstores going back to April 25, 2010.

Advertisement
About the Data Desk

This page was created by the Data Desk, a team of reporters and Web developers at The Times.