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 mystery about a cold case of a girl’s murder and disappearance of a detective’s daughter.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $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 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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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 kiss in California leads to divorce, remarriage and a family secret that unfolds over a generation.
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A sadistic architect builds a modern house that controls its young, female inhabitants.
(Ballantine: $27)
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Childhood best friends' dreams of becoming dancers take them down different paths.
(Penguin Press: $27)
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Disturbing scenes are popping up in movies from a small town video store in Nevada.
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $25)
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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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J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne & John Tiffany
This script from the West End play finds adult Harry Potter, the father of three children, working at the Ministry of Magic.
(Pottermore: $29.99)
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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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A satiric California Dream viewed through the perspective of a riches to rags screenwriter.
(Rare Bird Books: $20)
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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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Lt. Eve Dallas of the N.Y.P.D. investigates a fatal home invasion.
(St. Martin's Press: $27.99)
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This fictional memoir explores the real life muse portrayed in Andrew Wyeths’ iconic painting "Christina’s World."
(Morrow: $27.99)
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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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Paintings and stories of America’s military veterans by former president George W. Bush.
(Crown: $35)
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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 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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A look into the future by the author of “Sapiens.”
(Harper: $35)
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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 hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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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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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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The making of the Oscar winning, classic Western during the height of the Hollywood blacklist.
(Bloomsbury: $28)
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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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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 untold stories of the women who computed data for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
(Morrow: $)
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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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A study of genes weaving science and personal history of mental illness.
(Scribner: $32)
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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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Essays about the 2016 presidential campaign and its aftermath by the Rolling Stone contributor.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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