Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A wife mysteriously disappears on her fifth wedding anniversary.
(Crown: $25)
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A new MI-5 recruit must secretly enlist a novelist as part of a propaganda campaign.
(Nan A. Talese: $26.95)
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LAPD Det. Harry Bosch gets another chance to solve a murder from the L.A. riots.
(Little, Brown: $27.99)
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The latest short story collection from the Canadian author.
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A young boy sets out to uncover who brutally attacked his mother on an Indian reservation.
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A Valentine’s Day dance has Greg scrambling for a date.
(Abrams: $13.95)
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The author returns to narrate a mystery from when he was 12.
(Little, Brown: $15.99)
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A collection of stories centered on a young Dominican man's search for love.
(Riverhead: $26.95)
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A smart, nature-loving woman tries to save monarch butterflies in an unenlightened, Appalachian town
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Two young soldiers try to survive the horrors of war in Iraq.
(Little, Brown: $24.99)
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An empty council seat stirs up petty hypocrisies in a small English town.
(Little, Brown: $35)
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A daughter seeks the truth about her mother's past in wartime London.
(Atria: $26.99)
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14 related but free-standing comics that revolve around the residents of a Chicago apartment building.
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The Greek and Roman demigods unite to defeat the Earth Mother, Gaea.
(Disney Hyperion: $19.99)
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A comic reimagining of Star Wars' Dark Lord as a doting father.
(Chronicle: $14.95)
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Henry VIII and Thomas Cromwell's vicious maneuvering continue in this sequel to "Wolf Hall."
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A jailed attorney knows who murdered a federal judge.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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A retelling of fifty of the best-loved fairy tales on their 200th anniversary.
(Viking: $27.95)
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Witch Diana Bishop and her vampire lover time-travel to Elizabethan England.
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Three simple prayers to get through the tough times.
(Riverhead: $17.95)
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A new and unique portrait of the Founding Father and statesman.
(Random House: $35)
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A quirky collection of feline poetry.
(Chronicle: $12.95)
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Vogue's longtime creative director writes about the names behind the pages.
(Random House: $35)
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Photicular technology makes animals leap from the page in this 3D-like safari ride through Kenya.
(Workman: $24.95)
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Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
A recounting of the events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
(Henry Holt: $28)
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The global economy trickles down to the inhabitants of a slum in Mumbai.
(Random House: $27)
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A satirical guide to fixing America from The Colbert Report host.
(Grand Central: $28.99)
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A memoir from the rock musician reveals creative doubts and fears.
(Blue Rider Press: $30)
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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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A detailed history of the doomed Combat Outpost Keating in Afghanistan, site of a deadly Taliban attack.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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The rockstar take a candid look back at his life on and off the stage.
(Crown Archetype: $27)
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An intimate portrait of The Boss from his lower-working-class childhood in New Jersey to worldwide stardom.
(Touchstone: $28)
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Successful introverts and their ideals.
(Crown: $26)
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A nonsensical parody of encyclopedic information.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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The former Talking Heads frontman explores the business of making music.
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New, cute and exotic baby animals from zoos and aquariums around the world.
(Simon & Schuster: $9.99)
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The country music star shares her her philosophy on living life on your own terms.
(Putnam: $19.95)
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An analysis of Army generals performances from World War II to the present.
(Penguin Press: $32.95)
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