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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Two teenagers fighting cancer fall in love.
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An American scholar attends a meditative retreat at Auschwitz in 1996 to research the death of a survivor.
(Riverhead: $27.95)
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This sixth collection of short stories strips narrative to its most essential form.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $26)
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The friendship between a 10-year-old Charleston slave and her reluctant 11-year-old owner.
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Based on a true, 1876 unsolved crime, a burlesque dancer tracks down a friend's killer in San Francisco.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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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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A debut collection of humorous short stories from the comedic actor and star of "The Office."
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After years of hardship, an indie bookstore owner finds unexpected joy.
(Algonquin: $24.95)
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A wife mysteriously disappears on her fifth wedding anniversary.
(Crown: $25)
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A bookish 7-year-old English boy goes on an otherworldly adventure when he discovers a neighbor's supernatural secret.
(William Morrow: $25.99)
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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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A professional house-sitter witnesses a murder/suicide.
(Putnam: $27.95)
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The tragic and humorous absurdities of domestic life fill this short story collection.
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When the producer of a true-crime TV series reopens an unsolved murder, it hits too close to home.
(Simon & Schuster: $26.99)
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Theft of rare books and a murder at a library are at the center of the latest Guido Brunetti Mystery.
(Atlantic Monthly Press: $26)
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A father keeps a tragic accident secret to protect his son.
(St. Martin's: $27.99)
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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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An online dating site reveals an ex-fiancée and dangerous conspiracy for an NYPD Detective.
(Dutton: $27.95)
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James Patterson & Marshall Karp
A grizzly crime scene in Central Park grabs the attention of New York City's elite task force.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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A post-financial crisis tale of a group of Wall Street guys reforming the markets via high-frequency trading.
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A behind-the-music memoir from the frontman of KISS.
(HarperOne: $28.99)
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The "Nightline" anchor's meditative adventure to find peace after an on-air panic attack.
(It Books: $25.99)
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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 first official guide to the popular online game filled with expert survival tips.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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The atheist author traces a spiritual quest from her youth.
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How unpunished corporate greed and mass incarceration of the poor have divided American ideals.
(Spiegel & Grau: $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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The editor of The Huffington Post redefines what it means to be successful beyond money and power.
(Harmony: $26)
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The former brat-packer expounds on parenting, acting and everyday life.
(Simon & Schuster: $27)
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The first of two-volumes covers Jewish history from pre-biblical times to 1492 and expulsion from Spain.
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Intimate vignettes from the character actress cover adventures in stepparenting to life on film and television sets.
(Doubleday: $25.95)
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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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Anecdotes illustrate how underdogs and misfits gained advantage through adversity.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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Recently discovered material sheds new light on the life of the 28th President.
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A new biography of "The Duke" analyzes his childhood, Hollywood stardom and his relationship with director John Ford.
(Simon & Schuster: $32.50)
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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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A memoir in cartoons by the longtime cartoon editor of The New Yorker.
(Holt: $32.50)
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Comical travel tales from the talk show host’s around-the-world adventures.
(Grand Central: $27)
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