Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A wife mysteriously disappears on her fifth wedding anniversary.
(Crown: $25)
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Two brothers return to their small home town in Maine when their nephew commits a hate crime.
(Random House: $26)
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Short stories examining what happens when we are brought up short by life.
(Random House: $26)
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Six years after the love of his life married another man, Jack Fisher discovers all was not what it seemed.
(Dutton: $27.95)
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A fictional re-imagining of the lives of Zelda and F. Scott Fitzgerald.
(St. Martin's: $25.99)
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A Japanese girl's diary and the story of a novelist who finds it.
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How far parents are prepared to go to protect those they love is the topic of this dinner conversation.
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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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Vampires and ghosts prey on the daughters of elite families in Princeton at the turn of the century.
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This work of fiction was inspired by Dorothea Lange's iconic photograph of a migrant mother during the Depression
(Blue Rider Press: $26.95)
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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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An ordinary village girl falls for her quadriplegic patient, a former extreme sports fanatic.
(Pamela Dorman Books: $27.95)
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A collection of stories that evokes strangeness and disconnection in a paranormal Florida.
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A small town gathers around a father diagnosed with terminal cancer.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A chance encounter leads a woman to discoveries about her family's fate in a Nazi camp.
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A gay teenage boy, a woman and a war vet embark on a road trip in this sequel of sorts to “Autobiography of Red,"
(Knopf: $24.95)
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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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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The Facebook executive offers observations on gender inequities in the professional world.
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A quirky collection of feline poetry.
(Chronicle: $12.95)
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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 look at the obscure plants that are transformed into alcoholic concoctions.
(Algonquin: $19.95)
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Vogue's longtime creative director writes about the names behind the pages.
(Random House: $35)
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How to identify and protect yourself from the negative and dangerous people in your life.
(Bird Street: $26)
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The author’s tragic account of the 2004 tsunami that drowned her parents, husband and two children.
(Knopf: $24)
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The story of the writer, musician and innovator responsible for creating the punk club scene in New York City at CBGB.
(Ecco: $25.99)
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A comical not-for-kids picture book on the perils of bedtime.
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A philosophical assessment of those who behave beyond badly.
(Doubleday: $23.95)
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The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
(Random House: $27)
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A new and unique portrait of the Founding Father and statesman.
(Random House: $35)
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Jonathan Safran Foer and Nathan Englander
A new translation with illustrations and commentary.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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A challenge to take risks and embrace vulnerability and imperfection.
(Gotham: $26)
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An upgraded assessment on how to find your top talents.
(Gallup Press: $22.95)
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The untold story of a group of women who worked on the top-secret Manhattan Project in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
(Touchstone: $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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The bassist for the English post-punk group offers a vivid portrait of the band and lead singer Ian Curtis
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Eighty fun and adorable underwater portraits of man's best friend.
(Little, Brown: $19.99)
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