Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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P.I. Kinsey Millhone helps a family whose son is being blackmailed after 10 years in prison for sexual assault.
(Marian Wood/Putnam: $29)
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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 single mother has a sexual awakening after her son goes to college.
(Scribner: $26)
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A female LAPD detective joins the overnight shift in Hollywood.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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The trials and triumphs of a 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity starting prep school for the first time.
(Knopf: $16.99)
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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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Two New York writers go undercover to expose secrets of a powerful retailer.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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P.I. Roland Ford hunts down a dangerous, damaged soldier on the run.
(Putnam: $27)
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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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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 TV journalist and former federal agent join forces to expose a conspiracy behind a hotel bombing in Dallas.
(Grand Central: $27)
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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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12 year-old twins embark on a scavenger hunt in classic fairy tale kingdoms.
(Little, Brown: $17.99)
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A married man's ex-girlfriend commits suicide and other stories from the Japanese writer.
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A friendship and law firm are threatened when two female lawyers take opposite sides of the same lawsuit.
(St. Martin's: $27.99)
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A 16-year-old girl witnesses the police shooting of her childhood friend.
(Balzer + Bray: $17.99)
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A novel about an outrageous Israeli standup comedian.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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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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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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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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The Yale Law School graduate's account of growing up poor in a white working class neighborhood.
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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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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An examination of the relationship between Donald Trump and his former aide Steve Bannon.
(Penguin Press: $27)
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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 hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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The minutiae and experiences of daily life for a Norwegian family.
(Penguin Press: $27)
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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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A collection of 300 personal snapshots of the band Queen in 3D from lead guitarist Brian May.
(Shelter Harbor Press: $60)
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How neuroscience and psychology are used to support Buddhist practices and meditation.
(Simon & Schuster: $27)
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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 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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A collection of speeches by the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, focused on American values.
(Simon & Schuster: $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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The importance of mercy in our lives.
(Riverhead: $20)
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Excerpts from the authors unpublished notebooks from a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.
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