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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The second book in The Storm Light series finds the Assassin in White murdering rulers of Roshar.
(Tor: $28.99)
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The tragic and humorous absurdities of domestic life fill this short story collection.
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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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An aging New York photographer finds unexpected romance in a rural town.
(Random House: $26)
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Philip Marlowe is back with a beautiful client and a case involving the city’s richest families
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Left for dead, an astronaut struggles to survive on Mars.
(Crown: $24)
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The friendship between a 10-year-old Charleston slave and her reluctant 11-year-old owner.
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A debut collection of humorous short stories from the comedic actor and star of "The Office."
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Tris and Tobias' bond is tested when they rise up against their dystopian boundaries.
(Katherine Tegen Books: $17.99)
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The final book in the "Tales of the City' series follows landlady Madrigal on a roadtrip.
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This collection of war stories interweaves themes of brutality, bureaucracy, friendship and despair.
(Penguin Press: $26.95)
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A naive young woman gives her life over to a cult-like Internet company.
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A genetics professor designs a scientific survey to find the perfect wife.
(Simon & Schuster: $24)
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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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In a color assigned caste-based society on Mars, a revolutionary infiltrates an elite training school.
(Del Rey: $25)
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A neuropsychiatrist falls for a cop's mentally ill wife in this mystery set in the back streets of California's Bay Area.
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After best friend Rowley ditches him, Greg turns his friend finding mission over to chance.
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With a serial rapist terrorizing Paris, pregnant PI Aimée Leduc steps in when a friend's daughter disappears.
(Soho Crime: $27.95)
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A cynical girl teams up with a squirrel with superpowers of flight and the ability to type poetry.
(Candlewick: $17.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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An exploration of the scientific advancements of our brains.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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A look back at the personalities and players of The Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980’s.
(Gotham: $30)
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Comical travel tales from the talk show host’s around-the-world adventures.
(Grand Central: $27)
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How five great American directors elevated WWII propaganda films to a high art.
(Penguin Press: $29.95)
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Anecdotes illustrate how underdogs and misfits gained advantage through adversity.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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The first official guide to the popular online game filled with expert survival tips.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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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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The story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II bombardier, POW and Olympian.
(Random House: $27)
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The 17th century transformation of the French capital into a modern city.
(Bloomsbury: $30)
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A look at the state of Israel through its defining conflicts and the author's personal history.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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How human impact on the environment will cause the next mass destruction of the planet.
(Holt: $28)
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The Russian-born writer's memoir of survival, guilt and perseverance.
(Random House: $27)
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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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Practical advice and life lessons learned from the beloved classic children's series.
(Golden Books: $9.99)
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The top secret mission that brought Nazi scientists to America after WWII.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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Daily devotionals to help develop a positive, mental outlook over the next year.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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Strategies for adapting along with evolving economic and societal digital technologies.
(Norton: $26.95)
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A collection of columns covering three decades of politics from the Financial Times writer.
(Crown: $28)
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Unpublished photos, artwork and ephemera provide a in-depth overview of the idiosyncratic director's filmography.
(Abrams: $40)
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