Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A beloved teacher is charged in the killing of an 11-year-old boy in a town park.
(Scribner: $30)
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A woman is separated from her son while serving two consecutive life sentences in a California correctional facility.
(Scribner: $27)
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In the aftermath of WWII, two teenagers are left with a mysterious man.
(Knopf: $26.95)
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Ten stories from the late Irish writer probe the depths of the human spirit.
(Viking: $26)
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A new family and an adoption upend a quiet Cleveland suburb.
(Penguin Press: $27)
Read The Times' book review.
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The god Apollo, now an awkward mortal teenager, must restore five Oracles to regain his place on Mount Olympus.
(Disney Hyperion: $19.99)
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A retelling of the story of Circe, who draws the wrath of both men and gods.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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A children picture book about a two boy bunnies who falls in love with each other from John Oliver, the host of HBO's Last Week Tonight.
(Chronicle: $18.99)
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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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An older man looks back with a pained sense at a relationship from his youth.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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Amos Decker aka the Memory Man, attempts to solve a string of four bizarre murders.
(Grand Central: $29)
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Detective Lindsay Boxer searches for a killer in San Francisco in the latest installment in the Women’s Murder Club series.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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The daughter of a Chicago power broker and the son of a Southern peach farmer decide to wed.
(William Morrow: $27.99)
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A political thriller set in 1950s Washington when the Red Scare and McCarthyism ruled the city.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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An eccentric millionaire enlists an attorney to investigate a long unsolved murder.
(St. Martin's Press: $27.99)
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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 twisted tale with Hitchcockian undertones features a Manhattan recluse who spends her days spying on neighbors.
(Morrow: $26.99)
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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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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 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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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Understanding the present political climate by looking back at a time history when hope overcame division and fear.
(Random House: $30)
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A previously unpublished first-person account of a man transported and enslaved 50 years after slavery was banned.
(Amistad: $24.99)
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The power of objectives and key results and why every business should use them.
(Portfolio: $27)
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The years-long search for The Golden State Killer by the late wife of actor Patton Oswalt.
(Harper: $27.99)
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A political memoir from Sen. John McCain.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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A personal account of how psychedelics may help the mentally ill.
(Penguin Press: $28)
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An exploration of the collapse of American diplomacy and the resignation of global leadership.
(Norton: $27.95)
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The career and struggles of comedian Robin Williams.
(Holt: $30)
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A hard-line, self-help manual of self-reliance and good behavior.
(Random House: $25.95)
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The folk-rock singer opens up about Art Garfunkel, drugs and his songwriting process.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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The former FBI director recounts his two decades in American government, including the 2016 election.
(Flatiron: $29.99)
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An examination of humanity’s creation and evolution.
(Harper: $35)
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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The case for President Reagan talking the Soviets out of being communists.
(William Morrow: $28.99)
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Joys & Absurdities of Modern Fatherhood.
(Prospect: $18.95)
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A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists parents describes her path to Cambridge University
(Random House: $28)
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A journey to discover the meaning of time from the author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics.
(Riverhead: $20)
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Two literary cynics collaborate on a college graduate's future in the form of a fake graduation speech.
(Knopf: $15.95)
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What children can teach fathers.
(Harper: $19.99)
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