Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

Place Weeks
on List
1
A multi-generational saga of families' secrets, lies and loves.
6
2
Childhood best friends' dreams of becoming dancers take them down different paths.
(Penguin Press: $27)
Read The Times' book review.
6
3
A previously disbarred lawyer alerts a Florida investigator to a corrupt judge involved with the Mob and Indian casinos.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
9
4
A slave escapes via the Underground Railroad, imagined as a train running under America.
(Doubleday: $26.95)
Read The Times' book review.
19
5
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)
22
6
A dying magnate hires Harry Bosch to track down an heir to his fortune.
(Little, Brown: $29)
8
7
Trouble ensues when Magizoologist Newt Scamander’s magical creatures escape in New York City.
(Arthur A. Levine: $24.99)
6
8
Greg and Rowley try to make a big-time a scary movie after finding an old video camera in the basement.
(Abrams: $13.95)
8
9
A kiss in California leads to divorce, remarriage and a family secret that unfolds over a generation.
15
10
A blind French girl and a German teen struggle in occupied France during World War II.
133
11
Vampire Lestat discovers the ancient sea powers of Atlantis.
(Knopf: $28.95)
4
12
In 1922, a Russian count is sentenced to house arrest in a grand hotel for the rest of his life.
16
13
The author of “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” is back with a funny new novel about an imperfect mother.
(Little, Brown: $27)
Read The Times' book review.
12
14
Army Investigator John Puller searches for the truth about his mother, who vanished 30 years ago.
(Grand Central: $29)
5
15
After his marriage and business fall apart, a single father takes a chance on new love.
(Grand Central: $27)
1
16
Detective Alex Cross teams up with his wife to catch a killer wreaking panic on Washington, D.C
(Little, Brown: $29)
1
17
In this sixth Dublin Murder Squad novel, a routine murder case becomes more complicated than it appears.
10
18
An African American nurse is taken to court by white supremacists in a racially charged case.
(Ballantine: $28.99)
9
19
Two sisters embark on dangerous paths in German-occupied France during WWII.
(St. Martin's: $27.99)
77
20
A content physicist awakens in an alternate universe where he’s a genius but his family never happened.
(Crown: $26.99)
6

Hardcover Nonfiction

Place Weeks
on List
1
The former Marine and Yale Law School graduate's account of growing up poor in a white working class neighborhood.
19
2
A history of the birth of behavioral economics from two visionary scholars, Daniel Kahneman and the late Amos Tversky.
(Norton: $28.95)
3
3
Joshua Foer & Dylan Thuras
A celebration of 700 of the world’s most curious places.
(Workman: $35)
12
4
"The Boss" writes of his youth in New Jersey, battles with depression, family life and his unrelenting drive to perform.
(Simon & Schuster: $32.50)
Read The Times' book review.
14
5
The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
12
6
The case that trees in the forest are purposeful, social beings living in dynamic relationship with each other.
(Greystone Books: $24.95)
7
7
The comedian and host of “The Daily Show” recounts the challenges of growing up mixed-race under apartheid in South Africa.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
5
8
The hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
Read The Times' book review.
75
9
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter
Behind-the-scenes of the Grammy winning musical.
(Grand Central: $40)
22
10
The late author revisits her "Star Wars" days and affair with Harrison Ford.
(Blue Rider Press: $26)
Read The Times' book review.
1
11
Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard
The battles with Japan in the Pacific during WWII and the decision to drop the atomic bomb.
(Holt: $30)
15
12
Chip & Joanna Gaines
Inside the lives of the married stars of HGTV’s “Fixer Upper”
(Thomas Nelson: $26.99)
10
13
The cleaning guru's method to decluttering your home and simplifying your life.
(Ten Speed Press: $16.99)
104
14
A chronicle of the life of the Supreme Court justice inspired by a law student's viral blog to the octogenarian feminist.
(Dey Street: $19.99)
Read The Times' book review.
25
15
The Fox News anchor discloses her altercations with Donald Trump and former boss, Roger Ailes.
(Harper: $29.99)
6
16
Hilarious and woeful animal facts shared in 150 illustrations.
(Flatiron: $19.99)
2
17
A bio of the Founding Father and first U.S. Treasury Secretary.
(Penguin: $20)
22
18
Tactics, routines and habits of billionaires and performers compiled from 200 interviews with the author.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $28)
3
19
An account of the young Winston Churchill’s exploits during the Boer War in 1899.
(Doubleday: $30)
8
20
Personal essays from the star of "Gilmore Girls" on life, love, and working as a woman in Hollywood.
(Ballantine: $28)
1