Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A wife mysteriously disappears on her fifth wedding anniversary.
(Crown: $25)
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Short stories examining what happens when we are brought up short by life.
(Random House: $26)
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An unhappy mother goes missing in Seattle in this humorous family drama.
(Little, Brown: $25.99)
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Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson
The 14th and final book in the Wheel of Time fantasy series.
(Tor: $34.99)
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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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Revealing back stories behind the author and her alter ego, PI Kinsey Millhone.
(Marian Wood: $27.95)
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Harold and George go back in time to try to change the future.
(Scholastic: $9.99)
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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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A tangled love story spanning 50 years from Hollywood to the Italian coast.
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A Valentine’s Day dance has Greg scrambling for a date.
(Abrams: $13.95)
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A comic reimagining of Star Wars' Dark Lord as a doting father.
(Chronicle: $14.95)
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A smart, nature-loving woman tries to save monarch butterflies in an unenlightened, Appalachian town
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A black woman's plight beginning in the mid-1920s with the great migration north.
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A young boy sets out to uncover who brutally attacked his mother on an Indian reservation.
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An ordinary village girl falls for her quadriplegic patient, a former extreme sports fanatic.
(Pamela Dorman Books: $27.95)
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This latest collection of novellas features the struggles of two men ages 60 and 17.
(Grove Press: $25)
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An investigation into the disappearances of three women from the same road over ten years.
(Reagan Arthur: $25.99)
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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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Inspector Harry Hole must prove the boy he helped raise is not guilty of murder.
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A killer is re-creating the crimes of the past four presidential assassins while planning to kill the current president.
(Grand Central: $27.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The Supreme Court justice recounts her obstacle-filled journey beginning in the Bronx projects.
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An examination of the Church of Scientology and its late founder L. Ron Hubbard.
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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 quirky collection of feline poetry.
(Chronicle: $12.95)
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Three simple prayers to get through the tough times.
(Riverhead: $17.95)
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A wide variety of topics and philosophical discussions using "The Big Lebowski" as a reference.
(Rider Press: $26.95)
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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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The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
(Random House: $27)
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The value of using bold creativity in business.
(Portfolio: $24.95)
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A debunking and occasional affirmation of old wives tales passed down through generations.
(Scribner: $19.99)
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The global economy trickles down to the inhabitants of a slum in Mumbai.
(Random House: $27)
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The author argues for character and curiosity over intelligence in raising successful children.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $27)
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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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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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Thirty-one blessings and promises to recite daily.
(FaithWords : $21.99)
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An examination of the world of prediction.
(Penguin Press: $27.95)
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A Navy SEAL's firsthand account of the mission that killed Osama bin Laden.
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