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 Chinese tea seller moves to California where her adopted daughter lives.
(Scribner: $27)
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A reimagining of the great Norse tales.
(Norton: $25.95)
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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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Two refugees begin a romance and find home with the help of magical realism.
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After a deadly bombing, Navajo Tribal cops dig into the past to find a vengeful killer.
(Harper: $27.99)
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A new high school teacher hiding his real identity poses a threat to an idyllic suburban community.
(St. Martin's Press: $27.99)
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A madam’s black book disappears after a raid on brothel that services Chicago's elite.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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As World War II begins, Investigator Maisie Dobbs is assigned to find the killer of a man who escaped Belgium as a boy during the Great War.
(Harper: $27.99)
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The widows of three men killed for an assassination attempt on Hitler take refuge together at the war’s end.
(William Morrow: $26.99)
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A Turkish freshman at Harvard develops a crush on older mathematics student from Hungary.
(Penguin Press: $27)
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Det. Bernie Gunther is on the run from a GDR official in 1956 Cannes.
(Marian Wood/Putnam: $27)
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A nine-year-old girl is the lone witness to a businessman's kidnapping on the upper east side.
(Grand Central: $28)
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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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After her fiancee is arrested on the eve of their wedding, a women takes a cruise on a luxurious yet deadly ocean liner.
(Simon & Schuster: $26.99)
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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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After his girlfriend leaves him, a food writer retreats to Tuscany to finish his new cookbook.
(Pantheon: $25.95)
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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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Operative Cotton Malone searches for buried treasure stolen and hidden by The Knights of the Golden Circle in 1865.
(Minotaur: $28.99)
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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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Excerpts from the authors unpublished notebooks from a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.
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Bill O'Reilly & Bruce Feirstein
Views on traditional American values from the Fox News host.
(Holt: $27)
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How technology and science will reshape the way we save, invest, and plan for the future.
(Simon & Schuster: $26)
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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The importance of mercy in our lives.
(Riverhead: $20)
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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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How stopping to try to be positive all the time will make us become better, happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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Jo Haldeman & Evan Thomas
The wife of Nixon's White House Chief of Staff shares her life before and after Watergate.
(Rare Bird Books: $35)
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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 self-made counterculture legend shares his life as part of a comedy duo, recreational drug icon and collector of Chicano art.
(Grand Central: $27)
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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 posthumously published memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer.
(Random House: $25)
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A look into the future by the author of “Sapiens.”
(Harper: $35)
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Unforgettable true stories about risk, courage and facing the unknown drawn from live stage readings.
(Crown Archetype: $25)
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A look at the inner workings of the late night comedian's thirty year TV career.
(Harper: $28.99)
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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The Emmy award winning actor from Massapequa chronicles the highs and lows of his life.
(Harper: $28.99)
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A feminist manifesto in 15 suggestions about raising girls to become strong, independent women.
(Knopf: $15)
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