Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A family discovers it is in peril after the father, a returning Vietnam War POW, moves them to Alaska.
(St. Martin's: $28.99)
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Four siblings grapple with life after learning the dates of their demise from a psychic.
(Putnam: $26)
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In this Oprah Book Club 2.0 pick, a marriage is put to the test after the husband is wrongly imprisoned.
(Algonquin: $26.95)
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A woman and her two children journey through the south to pick up their father from prison.
(Scribner: $26)
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Women's bodies become deadly weapons in this dystopian novel, the 2017 Baileys Prize for Women's Fiction.
(Little, Brown: $26)
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A posthumous short story collection on mortality and transcendence from the late writer.
(Random House: $27)
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Can the Heffley family survive a tropical holiday vacation.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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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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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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The first female diver at the Brooklyn Naval Yard during World War II tries to uncover the reason for her father's disappearance.
(Scribner: $27)
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A single mother hires P.I. Elvis Cole to investigate her teenage son who is on the run after a deadly crime spree.
(Putnam: $28)
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A trip through the Hogwarts curriculum from Care of Magical Creatures and Herbology to Defense Against the Dark Arts.
(Arthur A. Levine: $19.99)
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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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A reimagining of the great Norse tales.
(Norton: $25.95)
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Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
A New York City detective and F.B.I. agent track down a killer who decapitates victims.
(Grand Central: $28)
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A spy novel set during British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain’s last-ditch negotiations with Hitler in 1938.
(Knopf: $27.95)
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A billionaire futurist and former student of Professor of Symbology, Robert Langdon, sends him on another quest to uncover the questions of human existence.
(Doubleday: $29.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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A journalists’ inside account of the dysfunctional first year of the Trump White House.
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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 Pulitzer winning writer looks at CIA involvement in Afghanistan and Pakistan since 9/11.
(Penguin Press: $35)
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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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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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The former speechwriter to President George W. Bush lays out the case against President Trump and his kleptocracy.
(Harper: $25.99)
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How to avoid authoritarianism by examining the decline of democracies in Europe and Latin America.
(Crown: $26)
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A Yemeni American doorman travels to Yemen hoping to restore the nearly lost art of coffee cultivation.
(Knopf: $28.95)
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The award-winning biographer, known for profiling geniuses, turns his attention to da Vinci.
(Simon & Schuster: $35)
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A simple, straightforward guide to Transcendental Meditation.
(Simon & Schuster: $24)
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An examination of the cultural and political context of the beloved Hollywood classic.
(W.W. Norton: $27.95)
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The cleaning guru's method to decluttering your home and simplifying your life.
(Ten Speed Press: $16.99)
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A collection of personal essays from the comedian, actress and foster child from South Central Los Angeles.
(Gallery Press: $26)
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The hazards and hopes of black male life.
(Spiegel & Grau: $24)
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The rocker-writer's exploration of the nature of creative invention.
(Yale University Press: $18)
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A roadmap for battling and healing from anxiety.
(Thomas Nelson: $22.99)
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter goes inside the Trump administration to show how they are making America worse again.
(Simon & Schuster: $28)
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The Revolutionary War told through the eyes of America's Founding Fathers and King George III
(Holt: $30)
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