Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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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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President Lincoln grieves the loss of his son and is haunted by ghosts.
(Random House: $28)
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A slave escapes via the Underground Railroad, imagined as a train running under America.
(Doubleday: $26.95)
Read The Times' book review.
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A collection of shorts stories featuring passionate women living complex lives.
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A reimagining of the great Norse tales.
(Norton: $25.95)
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A Chinese tea seller moves to California where her adopted daughter lives.
(Scribner: $27)
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Two refugees begin a romance and find home with the help of magical realism.
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A race against time to discover if anything can be salvaged from an interstellar empire on the brink of collapse.
(Tor: $25.99)
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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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After a deadly bombing, Navajo Tribal cops dig into the past to find a vengeful killer.
(Harper: $27.99)
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Detective Amos Decker witnesses a murder-suicide that turns out to be a matter of national security.
(Grand Central: $29)
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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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A collection of stories exploring immigration, identity, love and family.
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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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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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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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A satiric California Dream viewed through the perspective of a riches to rags screenwriter.
(Rare Bird Books: $20)
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A criminal prodigy enlists a team of six outcasts to pull off a dangerous heist.
(Holt: $18.99)
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To help his radical hippie mother avoid charges, a college professor travels to Norway to uncover long-buried secrets.
(Knopf: $27.95)
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An American woman teams up with a Bulgarian cabdriver to find the owners of a mysterious urn.
(Ballantine: $28)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Jonathan Allen & Amie Parnes
An examination of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
(Crown: $28)
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An investigation into the systematic murder of Osage Native Americans for their oil in the 1920s.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
Read The Times' book review.
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The Massachusetts senator's crusade to save the middle class.
(Metropolitan: $28)
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Excerpts from the authors unpublished notebooks from a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.
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The importance of mercy in our lives.
(Riverhead: $20)
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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 radio personality's advice for success by living an authentic life.
(Touchstone: $25.99)
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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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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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A guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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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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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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How stopping to try to be positive all the time will make us become better, happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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A collection of speeches by the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, focused on American values.
(Simon & Schuster: $25)
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Solutions on thriving amid accelerating technology and globalization.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $28)
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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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A feminist manifesto in 15 suggestions about raising girls to become strong, independent women.
(Knopf: $15)
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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