Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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The case of a missing novelist whose leaked, tell-all manuscript, if published, would ruin lives.
(Mulholland Books: $28)
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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 friendship between three women in San Francisco is tested after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
(Random House: $27)
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A blind French girl and a German teen struggle in occupied France during World War II.
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Tensions resurface during a family vacation to Mallorca when secrets come to light.
(Riverhead: $26.95)
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A wife's letters filled with delectable recipes comfort a newlywed solder on the front lines in WWI.
(Harper: $26.99)
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Set in pre-WWII Europe, a part-time arms dealer is caught in the turmoil of the Spanish Civil War.
(Random House: $27)
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A suspect skips bail forcing bounty hunter Stephanie Plum to using his bookkeeper as bait.
(Bantam: $28)
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An FBI researcher tries to connect hundreds of inexplicable kidnappings, rapes and murders.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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A retired cop hunts for a sociopath who plowed through a crowd in a stolen Mercedes before he kills again.
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An intelligence agent is pulled out of retirement when an apocalypse-level plot threatens the U.S.
(Atria: $26.99)
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The friendship between a 10-year-old Charleston slave and her reluctant 11-year-old owner.
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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 successful matchmaker faces tough choices when an ex-love shows up after 27 years.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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The travails of Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show to the famed gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
(Liveright: $24.95)
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Slowly succumbing to a deadly poison, a con artist tries to save himself by rigging an election for a group of sorcerers.
(Del Rey: $28)
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Clues to the demise of a famous actor are traced to a tense summer family vacation on the Mediterranean.
(Hogarth: $24)
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An interrogator seeks answers from a NASA astronaut on an abandoned military base.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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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 detailed chronicle of Hillary Clinton's time as secretary of State.
(Simon & Schuster: $35)
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An exposé of the animosity and rocky relationship between the Obamas and the Clintons.
(Regnery: $27.99)
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Behind the scenes of the meteoric rise of the CEO of fashion retailer Nasty Gal.
(Portfolio: $26.95)
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A detailed tutorial to the inner workings of the popular building game.
(Scholastic: $7.99)
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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 duo behind Freakonomics offer a blueprint for a new way to solve problems.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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The cult movie director's real and imagined adventures of hitchhiking from Baltimore to San Francisco in 2012.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $26)
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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 mysterious life and death of socialite-heiress turned recluse, Huguette Clark.
(Grand Central: $28)
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The neurosurgeon shares his observations on the ills afflicting American society.
(Sentinel: $25.95)
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A peek into the private and strange world of the author of "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues," from his Appalachian childhood to the psychedelic sixties and beyond.
(Ecco: $27.99)
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An expanded version of the author's 2013 commencement speech at Syracuse University.
(Random House: $14)
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An argument that America's founding fathers were deists who drew inspiration for democracy from secular philosophers.
(W.W. Norton: $28.95)
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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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Anecdotes illustrate how underdogs and misfits gained advantage through adversity.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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In her second memoir, the actress ponders aging, beauty and her fondness for turtlenecks.
(Random House: $26)
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The New Yorker cartoonist finds black comedy in her elderly parents' decline.
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