Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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The author of “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” is back with a funny new novel about an imperfect mother.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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A kiss in California leads to divorce, remarriage and a family secret that unfolds over a generation.
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An African American nurse is taken to court by white supremacists in a racially charged case.
(Ballantine: $28.99)
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In this sixth Dublin Murder Squad novel, a routine murder case becomes more complicated than it appears.
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Virgil Flowers returns to investigates the case of two rare, missing tigers.
(Putnam: $29)
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In 1922, a Russian count is sentenced to house arrest in a grand hotel for the rest of his life.
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The second book in the popular YA mythology series.
(Disney Hyperion: $19.99)
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Three friends from an African American community in Southern California grow into adulthood.
(Riverhead: $26)
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A modernization of Hamlet, told from the point of view of Gertrude’s unborn child.
(Nan A. Talese: $24.95)
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Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
While F.B.I. agent Pendergast is presumed dead, his ‘s ward is kidnapped.
(Grand Central: $28)
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A slave escapes via the Underground Railroad, imagined as a train running under America.
(Doubleday: $26.95)
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A young girl is determined to find the ghosts that appear once a year in her new town in Northern California.
(Graphix : $10.99)
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J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne & John Tiffany
This script from the West End play finds adult Harry Potter working at the Ministry of Magic.
(Pottermore: $29.99)
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A travel magazine journalist on a luxury cruise witnesses a passenger going overboard- or did she?
(Gallery Press: $26)
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Precious Ramotswe and Grace Makutski help a Canadian woman find the nursemaid who raised her.
(Pantheon: $25.95)
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One of two kidnapped young boys returns home after 10 years- but where is his friend?
(Dutton: $28)
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A satiric California Dream viewed through the perspective of a riches to rags screenwriter.
(Rare Bird Books: $20)
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While working at a famous New York restaurant, a young woman experiences a sensual awakening.
(Knopf: $25)
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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: $16.99)
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An affluent Jewish couple struggles in a crumbling marriage.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $28)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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"The Boss" writes of his youth in New Jersey, battles with depression, family life and his unrelenting drive to perform.
(Simon & Schuster: $32.50)
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The Yale Law School graduate's account of growing up poor in a white working class neighborhood.
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Chip & Joanna Gaines
Inside the lives of the married stars of HGTV’s “Fixer Upper”
(Thomas Nelson: $26.99)
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An account of the young Winston Churchill’s exploits during the Boer War in 1899.
(Doubleday: $30)
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The Beach Boy reveals his struggles with mental health and sources of inspiration.
(Da Capo Press: $26.99)
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The hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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The poet's latest collection reflects the beauty of the natural world.
(Penguin Press: $26)
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Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard
The battles with Japan in the Pacific during WWII and the decision to drop the atomic bomb.
(Holt: $30)
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Bible prophecies predicting a foreboding future.
(Thomas Nelson: $24.99)
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The actor chronicles his prolific career and personal relationships.
(Scribner: $27)
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A collection of influential writings and speeches from the Supreme Court Justice.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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A posthumously published memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer.
(Random House: $25)
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Essays on coming to terms with his own death by the noted physician who died in 2015.
(Knopf: $17)
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Funny, candid essays from the Emmy Award-winning comedian and writer.
(Gallery Press: $28)
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New insights and anecdotes from the late, great golfer.
(St. Martin's: $22.99)
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A former Secret Service officer reveals his observations inside the Clinton White House.
(Center Street: $27)
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Joshua Foer & Dylan Thuras
A celebration of 700 of the world’s most curious places.
(Workman: $35)
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The author, a recovering alcoholic, recounts her journey of self-discovery after learning of her husband’s infidelity.
(Flatiron: $25.99)
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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter
Behind-the-scenes of the Grammy winning musical.
(Grand Central: $40)
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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