Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A young man clings to a painting years after surviving an explosion at a museum that killed his mother.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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Racial tensions arise once again in this return to the Mississippi setting of "A Time to Kill."
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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Percy and Annabeth battle to escape the underworld before the Romans march on Camp Half-Blood.
(Disney Hyperion: $19.99)
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J.J. Abrams & Doug Dorst
An experiment in storytelling with two students trying to decode an old novel.
(Mulholland Books: $35)
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The fate of a prostitute is interrupted when an Englishman arrives in Gold Rush-era New Zealand in 1886.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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The twin brother of a mayoral candidate is released from prison 25 years after pleading guilty for killing his girlfriend.
(Grand Central: $28)
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A naive young woman gives her life over to a cult-like Internet company.
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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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This sequel to "The Shining," follows Danny as an adult, a recovering alcoholic still haunted by his past.
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The consequences of choices are explored when two Indian American brothers follow very different paths.
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The Tris and Tobias love story concludes in this final book of the Divergent trilogy.
(Katherine Tegen Books: $19.99)
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After 27 years of marriage and three children, a woman falls in love with her art dealer and plans to marry in a gay wedding in her hometown.
(Harper: $29.99)
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Resolved to a life as a botanist, the daughter of a wealthy 19th century Philadelphia family finds true love.
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The trials and triumphs of a 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity starting prep school for the first time.
(Knopf: $15.99)
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A collection of the author's new and favorite poems celebrating the dogs in her life.
(Penguin Press: $26.95)
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An Irish Catholic woman’s ordinary life starting with her childhood in a Brooklyn neighborhood.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $25.95)
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A middle-school boy is taught the power of the force from Master Yoda during his awkward first year at the Jedi Academy.
(Scholastic: $12.99)
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A genetics professor designs a scientific survey to find the perfect wife.
(Simon & Schuster: $24)
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Detective Havers steps in when a friend's daughter is kidnapped in Italy.
(Dutton: $29.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Anecdotes illustrate how underdogs and misfits gained advantage through adversity.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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A guide to finding emotional and spiritual meaning and peace after personal and public devastation.
(Riverhead: $17.95)
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Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard
The background of the life of Christ and events leading to his death.
(Henry Holt: $28)
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The story of the 15 year old Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban for standing up for her right to an education.
(Little, Brown: $26)
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An autistic 13-year-old boy shares insight into how his mind works.
(Random House: $22)
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A tell-all from “The Tonight Show” host’s longtime lawyer.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $28)
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A memoir about mending the lifelong rift between a cruel Military father and his son.
(Nan A. Talese: $28.95)
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A collection of columns covering three decades of politics from the Financial Times writer.
(Crown: $28)
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The lawyer at the center of countless high profile cases such as Claus Von Bulow and O.J. Simpson trials reflects on his career.
(Crown: $28)
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A historical examination of America’s explorers, thinkers, and innovators who played a pivotal role in connecting the states into one country.
(Harper: $29.99)
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The unconventional life and death of actor River Phoenix from a drug overdose.
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Practical advice and life lessons learned from the beloved classic children's series.
(Golden Books: $9.99)
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A historical narrative of the year marked by the exploits of Charles Lindbergh, Babe Ruth and Al Capone.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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The underdog story of a scrappy U.S. Crew team competing for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
(Viking: $28.95)
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An intimate discourse on love, death and the ongoing grief over the death of the author's wife in 2008.
(Knopf: $22.95)
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Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.
A portrait of the mysterious and reclusive heiress of the Gilded Age, Huguette Clark.
(Ballantine: $28)
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Poems and portraits fill this canine companion book to the feline version, "I Could Pee on This."
(Chronicle: $12.95)
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The vices, virtues and complications of the man in black.
(Little, Brown: $32)
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A collection of the late writer's thoughts on feminism, divorce, her screenplays, and meditations on aging.
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Practical steps for overcoming barriers to live a life without limitations.
(FaithWords : $26)
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