Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A wife mysteriously disappears on her fifth wedding anniversary.
(Crown: $25)
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An unhappy mother goes missing in Seattle in this humorous family drama.
(Little, Brown: $25.99)
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A comic reimagining of Star Wars' Dark Lord as a doting father.
(Chronicle: $14.95)
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A tangled love story spanning 50 years from Hollywood to the Italian coast.
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A pilot and his dog are the lone survivors in a post apocalyptic world.
(Knopf: $24.95)
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A sociopathic criminal wins the lottery.
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A desperate middle-age American businessman has one last chance at redemption in Saudi Arabia.
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An Australian lighthouse keeper and his wife take in a baby washed ashore in a boat.
(Scribner: $25)
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Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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The Seven Kingdoms are imperiled again in the fifth “Song of Ice and Fire” book.
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A Hollywood star becomes a valuable ally to a network of spies in 1938 Paris.
(Random House: $27)
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No one is safe in the final installment of the Hunger Games trilogy.
(Scholastic: $17.99)
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An oil spill in the Gulf is linked to the death & disappearance of two sisters.
(Simon & Schuster: $27.99)
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Detective Mick Kennedy returns to investigate an attack on a family in an Irish housing development
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Aliens on the run must separate to find the others in the third Lorien Legacies book.
(HarperCollins: $17.99)
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A 15-year-old fends for himself after his parents are arrested for robbing a bank.
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A beleaguered husband walks six hundred miles to visit a dying friend.
(Random House: $25)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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A woman on the verge embarks on a 1,100-mile solo hike on the Pacific Crest Trail.
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The author's take on the outcome of Obama's possible second term.
(Regnery: $27.95)
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A quirky collection of feline poetry.
(Chronicle: $12.95)
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A critical look at Barack Obama and his administration.
(Regnery: $27.95)
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Decoding the mystery of existence from the ancient world to modern times.
(Liveright: $27.95)
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How the allies turned German spies into double agents and deceived the Nazis on D-Day.
(Crown: $26)
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A portrait of Julia Child’s life from her childhood to "Mastering the Art of French Cooking."
(Knopf: $29.95)
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Understanding habits and how they transform our lives.
(Random House: $28)
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The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
(Random House: $27)
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Bill O’Reilly adapts "Killing Lincoln" for young readers.
(Henry Holt: $19.99)
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A portrait of the late Apple visionary as revealed by those in his inner circle.
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Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy
The dynamics between sitting presidents and their predecessors.
(Simon & Schuster: $32.50)
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The brash comedian expels on everyday annoyances, kvetches and offensive observations.
(Berkley: $25.95)
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An exploration of art, imagination, and the natural world from the former U.S. Poet Laureate.
(Ecco: $29.99)
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An upgraded assessment on how to find your top talents.
(Gallup Press: $22.95)
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Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The dramatic events in spring 1865 leading to President Lincoln's assassination.
(Holt: $28)
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A comical not-for-kids picture book on the perils of bedtime.
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The author's second memoir delves into his mother's life and death and a history of his body.
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