Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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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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In 1922, a Russian count is sentenced to house arrest in a grand hotel for the rest of his life.
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A multi-generational saga of families' secrets, lies and loves.
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Childhood best friends' dreams of becoming dancers take them down different paths.
(Penguin Press: $27)
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A dying magnate hires Harry Bosch to track down an heir to his fortune.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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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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A collection of shorts stories featuring passionate women living complex lives.
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A newly divorced writer moves to London with her two sons in the sequel to “Outline.”
(Transit: $26)
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On the run from her government employer, an ex agent takes on one last job to clear her name.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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Greg and Rowley try to make a big-time a scary movie after finding an old video camera in the basement.
(Abrams: $13.95)
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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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James Patterson & Candice Fox
A Sydney sex crimes detective, is sent to the outback to investigate the disappearance of a mine worker.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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After his marriage and business fall apart, a single father takes a chance on new love.
(Grand Central: $27)
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12 year-old twins embark on a scavenger hunt in classic fairy tale kingdoms.
(Little, Brown: $17.99)
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Three friends from an African American community in Southern California grow into adulthood.
(Riverhead: $26)
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The rescue of purebred horses from the Nazis in the last days of World War II.
(Ballantine: $28)
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A blind French girl and a German teen struggle in occupied France during World War II.
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A previously disbarred lawyer alerts a Florida investigator to a corrupt judge involved with the Mob and Indian casinos.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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A content physicist awakens in an alternate universe where he’s a genius but his family never happened.
(Crown: $26.99)
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Detective Alex Cross teams up with his wife to catch a killer wreaking panic on Washington, D.C
(Little, Brown: $29)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The former Marine and Yale Law School graduate's account of growing up poor in a white working class neighborhood.
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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The untold stories of the women who computed data for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
(Morrow: $27.99)
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Essays about the 2016 presidential campaign and its aftermath by the Rolling Stone contributor.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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Tactics, routines and habits of billionaires and performers compiled from 200 interviews with the author.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: $28)
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The author joins scientists to find a lost civilization in the Honduran jungle.
(Grand Central: $28)
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The hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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An account of the final days of Eisenhower's presidency.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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A history of the birth of behavioral economics from two visionary scholars, Daniel Kahneman and the late Amos Tversky.
(Norton: $28.95)
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A posthumously published memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer.
(Random House: $25)
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The comedian and host of “The Daily Show” recounts the challenges of growing up mixed-race under apartheid in South Africa.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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The late author revisits her "Star Wars" days and affair with Harrison Ford.
(Blue Rider Press: $26)
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A guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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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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Chip & Joanna Gaines
Inside the lives of the married stars of HGTV’s “Fixer Upper”
(Thomas Nelson: $26.99)
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The Vermont senator and former democratic presidential hopeful shares his personal experiences from the campaign trail.
(Thomas Dunne: $27)
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Solutions on thriving amid accelerating technology and globalization.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $28)
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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 marriage of Ray Kroc, who made McDonald’s into a global empire, and his third wife, Joan, who gave away his billions.
(Dutton: $27)
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A bio of the Founding Father and first U.S. Treasury Secretary.
(Penguin: $20)
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