Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A female LAPD detective joins the overnight shift in Hollywood.
(Little, Brown: $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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Fairy tale characters and the human world collide.
(Little, Brown: $19.99)
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Israeli art restorer and spy, Gabriel Allon hunts down a shadowy ISIS terrorist.
(Harper: $28.99)
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A Florida bookstore owner, a struggling novelist and a heist from Princeton on a collision course.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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An intergenerational story of love and hope that crosses the Indian subcontinent.
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A female investigator hunts a trucker who preys on prostitutes in North Dakota truck stops.
(Minotaur: $28.99)
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A single mother turns up dead in the new novel from the author of “The Girl on the Train.”
(Riverhead: $28)
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Four female friends face the consequence of a game they played at an English boarding school.
(Gallery/Scout Press: $26.99)
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A Chinese tea seller moves to California where her adopted daughter lives.
(Scribner: $27)
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The trials and triumphs of a 10-year-old boy starting school for the first time.
(Knopf: $16.99)
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Set in the First Age of Middle-earth, a romance blossoms between the mortal Beren and the immortal Elf-maiden Lúthien.
(Houghton Mifflin: $30)
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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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President Lincoln grieves the loss of his son and is haunted by ghosts.
(Random House: $28)
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A married man's ex-girlfriend commits suicide and other stories from the Japanese writer.
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Apollo, God turned awkward mortal, journeys across North America with demigod friends on a quest to regain Zeus favor.
(Disney/Hyperion: $19.99)
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A dirty New York cop on the force’s gang unit crosses the line.
(William Morrow: $27.99)
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Two American families on a holiday cruise lose their children when they go ashore in Central America.
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A high value terrorism suspect washes ashore in the Mediterranean Sea sending panic through the C.I.A.
(Atria: $27.99)
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A collection of poetry about survival, love, loss, and femininity.
(Andrews McMeel: $19.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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An easy-to-understand introduction to the universe and the forces that govern it.
(Norton: $18.95)
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The Senator from Minnesota's memoir of his surprising evolution from Saturday Night Live comedian to serious politician.
(Twelve: $28)
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An examination of the relationship between Donald Trump and his former aide Steve Bannon.
(Penguin Press: $27)
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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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How stopping to try to be positive all the time will make us become better, happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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The early years of the private diaries of the popular humorist.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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A powerful memoir about the author’s childhood near Spokane and his troubled relationship with his mother.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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The decade-long courtroom battle against DuPont for a boy born with no eyes after his mother was doused with chemical fungicide.
(Gildan Press: $28)
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The comedian's story of growing up poor in Philadelphia and his ups and downs in Hollywood.
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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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This memoir from the "Bad Feminist" author reveals her lifelong struggle with food and body image.
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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Excerpts from the authors unpublished notebooks from a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.
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An investigation into the systematic murder of Osage Native Americans for their oil in the 1920s.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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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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Sheryl Sandberg & Adam Grant
The Facebook chief operating officer shares how she overcame tragedy after the unexpected passing of her husband.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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An introduction to modern physics.
(Riverhead: $18)
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The radio host warnings about the perils of overreach by the federal government.
(Threshold: $27)
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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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