Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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President Duncan goes undercover to save America from a cyberattack.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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A powerful story of contemporary Native American life.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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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 scandal sends members of two Nashville families into chaos.
(Ballantine: $28)
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Two young women reconnect and come to grief and intrigue in 1956 Tangiers.
(Ecco: $26.99)
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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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Hazards both environmental and emotional darken the edges of this short story collection.
(Riverhead: $27)
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A thriller that begins when a tarot card reader attends the funeral of a stranger.
(Gallery Press: $26.99)
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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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The Japanese authors’ first English-language novel takes on modern culture told through a convenience store clerk.
(Grove Press: $20)
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In the aftermath of WWII, two teenagers are left with a mysterious man.
(Knopf: $26.95)
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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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A Lovecraft-inspired tale set in New England.
(Lenny: $27)
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With two months to live Gideon Crew goes on a mission to solve the mystery of a centuries-old stone tablet in this series finale.
(Grand Central: $28)
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A small Swedish town obsessed with hockey deals with the aftermath of a scandal.
(Atria: $28)
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Two Americans with secrets fall in love in the aftermath of the Great War.
(Scribner: $27)
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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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Amos Decker aka the Memory Man, attempts to solve a string of four bizarre murders.
(Grand Central: $29)
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Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, help find a friend’s missing relative.
(Bantam: $28)
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A serial killer is targeting survivors of a mass shooting at a mall.
(St. Martin's: $27.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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A hard-line, self-help manual of self-reliance and good behavior.
(Random House: $25.95)
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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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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 personal account of how psychedelics may help the mentally ill.
(Penguin Press: $28)
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The Former White House Communications Director prescribes a way forward for Democrats.
(Twelve: $28)
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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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The journalist shares bits of wisdom and inspiration on living a meaningful life.
(Pamela Dorman Books: $20)
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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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A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists parents describes her path to Cambridge University
(Random House: $28)
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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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Tips for living a joy-filled life.
(Thomas Dunne: $22.99)
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Abraham Lincoln’s last murder trial before beginning his presidential campaign.
(Hanover Press: $26.99)
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Placing creative and caring work at the center of our culture.
(Simon & Schuster: $27.99)
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The former U.S. intelligence officer describes the techniques used by Vladimir Putin to influence the 2016 election.
(Hatchette: $28)
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The rise and fall of Theranos, the biotech startup that failed to deliver on its promise to make blood testing more efficient.
(Knopf: $27.95)
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A graduation speech from Adm. William H. McRavenat the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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A look at the creative life of director David Lynch.
(Random House: $32)
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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 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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