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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A kiss in California leads to divorce, remarriage and a family secret that unfolds over a generation.
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A collection of stories exploring immigration, identity, love and family.
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A chronicle of four generations of an ethnic Korean family in Japan.
(Grand Central: $27)
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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 shorts stories featuring passionate women living complex lives.
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The final book in the Shades of Magic fantasy series.
(Tor: $25.99)
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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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Alex Delaware and LAPD detective Milo Sturgis investigate the mysterious death of an elderly woman.
(Ballantine: $28.99)
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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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Four versions of the early life of a young man from New Jersey.
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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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James Patterson & Emily Raymond
In a dystopian world ruled by robots, six women attempt to overthrow the machines to save humanity from distinction.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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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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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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A look into the future by the author of “Sapiens.”
(Harper: $35)
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The hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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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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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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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: $27.99)
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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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The original leader of the Sex Pistols, guitarist and L.A. DJ shares his Dickensian childhood in West London and battles with addictions.
(Da Capo Press: $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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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 illustrated collection of 40 diverse profiles of females who shaped the world.
(Ten Speed Press: $15.99)
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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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Chip & Joanna Gaines
Inside the lives of the married stars of HGTV’s “Fixer Upper”
(Thomas Nelson: $26.99)
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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 cleaning guru's method to decluttering your home and simplifying your life.
(Ten Speed Press: $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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