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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A collection of stories centered on a young Dominican man's search for love.
(Riverhead: $26.95)
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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 black woman's plight beginning in the mid-1920s with the great migration north.
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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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A smart, nature-loving woman tries to save monarch butterflies in an unenlightened, Appalachian town
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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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The latest short story collection from the Canadian author.
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A Valentine’s Day dance has Greg scrambling for a date.
(Abrams: $13.95)
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A tangled love story spanning 50 years from Hollywood to the Italian coast.
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An unhappy mother goes missing in Seattle in this humorous family drama.
(Little, Brown: $25.99)
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Two young soldiers try to survive the horrors of war in Iraq.
(Little, Brown: $24.99)
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A jailed attorney knows who murdered a federal judge.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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A comic reimagining of Star Wars' Dark Lord as a doting father.
(Chronicle: $14.95)
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The Greek and Roman demigods unite to defeat the Earth Mother, Gaea.
(Disney Hyperion: $19.99)
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Covert intelligence agent Jack Ryan Jr. helps his father as China prepares for an invasion of Taiwan.
(Putnam: $28.95)
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Henry VIII and Thomas Cromwell's vicious maneuvering continue in this sequel to "Wolf Hall."
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After cheating death, supernatural detective Harry Dresden must find a find a way out of his eternal subservience to the Queen of Air and Darkness.
(Roc: $27.95)
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Childhood friends find themselves in the midst of uneasy adulthood.
(Penguin Press: $26.95)
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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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Vogue's longtime creative director writes about the names behind the pages.
(Random House: $35)
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A quirky collection of feline poetry.
(Chronicle: $12.95)
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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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Decoding the mystery of existence from the ancient world to modern times.
(Liveright: $27.95)
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The life and times of Joseph P. Kennedy, head of America’s most famous political dynasty.
(Penguin Press: $40)
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An examination of the world of prediction.
(Penguin Press: $27.95)
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The actors examine how their father/son relationship has informed their lives.
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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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Photicular technology makes animals leap from the page in this 3D-like safari ride through Kenya.
(Workman: $24.95)
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The global economy trickles down to the inhabitants of a slum in Mumbai.
(Random House: $27)
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Eighty fun and adorable underwater portraits of man's best friend.
(Little, Brown: $19.99)
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Funny anecdotes on the challenges of motherhood.
(Abrams: $18.95)
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A Navy SEAL's firsthand account of the mission that killed Osama bin Laden.
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Thirty-one blessings and promises to recite daily.
(FaithWords : $21.99)
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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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An intimate portrait of The Boss from his lower-working-class childhood in New Jersey to worldwide stardom.
(Touchstone: $28)
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A satirical guide to fixing America from The Colbert Report host.
(Grand Central: $28.99)
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