Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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President Lincoln grieves the loss of his son and is haunted by ghosts.
(Random House: $28)
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A reimagining of the great Norse tales.
(Norton: $25.95)
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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 slave escapes via the Underground Railroad, imagined as a train running under America.
(Doubleday: $26.95)
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Four versions of the early life of a young man from New Jersey.
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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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A collection of stories exploring immigration, identity, love and family.
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A multi-generational saga of families' secrets, lies and loves.
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A time-traveler stranded in 2016 accidentally transforms into an alternate-universe version of himself after traveling back to 1965.
(Dutton: $26)
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A blind French girl and a German teen struggle in occupied France during World War II.
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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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Alex Delaware and LAPD detective Milo Sturgis investigate the mysterious death of an elderly woman.
(Ballantine: $28.99)
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Lt. Eve Dallas of the N.Y.P.D. investigates a fatal home invasion.
(St. Martin's Press: $27.99)
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A woman investigates the killing of her husband's young daughter by his ex-wife.
(Random House: $27)
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Trouble ensues when Magizoologist Newt Scamander’s magical creatures escape in New York City.
(Arthur A. Levine: $24.99)
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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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The damaging effect of the slave trade on a family split between the U.S. and the Gold Coast of Ghana across 200 years.
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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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A satiric California Dream viewed through the perspective of a riches to rags screenwriter.
(Rare Bird Books: $20)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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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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A guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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The hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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The case that trees in the forest are purposeful, social beings living in dynamic relationship with each other.
(Greystone Books: $24.95)
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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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A posthumously published memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer.
(Random House: $25)
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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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The untold stories of the women who computed data for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
(Morrow: $)
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The theoretical physicist clarifies recent scientific theories about the nature of the universe.
(Riverhead: $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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The author joins scientists to find a lost civilization in the Honduran jungle.
(Grand Central: $28)
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An illustrated collection of 40 diverse profiles of females who shaped the world.
(Ten Speed Press: $15.99)
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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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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 cleaning guru's method to decluttering your home and simplifying your life.
(Ten Speed Press: $16.99)
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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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This decluttering parody shares how to rid your life of unwanted obligations and do what makes you happy.
(Little, Brown: $16.99)
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An account of the final days of Eisenhower's presidency.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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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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