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 tale of contemporary Native American life.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A scandal sends members of two Nashville families into chaos.
(Ballantine: $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.
(Viking: $27)
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A counterterrorism operative is sent to Europe to keep America out of a war.
(Atria: $27.99)
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A bridesmaid’s body is discovered in Nantucket Harbor hours before a lavish wedding.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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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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A beloved teacher is charged in the killing of an 11-year-old boy in a town park.
(Scribner: $30)
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Portraying himself in his own book, the author is summoned when a widow is killed after planning her own funeral.
(Harper: $27.99)
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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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A thriller that begins when a tarot card reader attends the funeral of a stranger.
(Gallery Press: $26.99)
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A retelling of the story of Circe, who draws the wrath of both men and gods.
(Little, Brown: $27)
Read The Times' book review.
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Hazards both environmental and emotional darken the edges of this short story collection.
(Riverhead: $27)
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A 16-year-old girl witnesses the police shooting of her childhood friend.
(Balzer + Bray: $17.99)
Read The Times' book review.
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A shocking discovery on a honeymoon in paradise changes the lives of a picture-perfect couple.
(Ballantine: $27)
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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 older man looks back with a pained sense at a relationship from his youth.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A novel of a present-day wealthy family and a poor family in the past, and the secrets that connect them, inspired by a true story.
(Ballantine: $26)
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In the aftermath of WWII, two teenagers are left with a mysterious man.
(Knopf: $26.95)
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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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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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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 describes her path to Cambridge University.
(Random House: $28)
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A personal account of how psychedelics may help the mentally ill.
(Penguin Press: $28)
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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 Yale Law School graduate's account of growing up poor in a white working class neighborhood.
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The early years of the private diaries of the popular humorist.
(Little, Brown: $17.99)
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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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The Nobel Prize-winning spiritual leaders share their wisdom.
(Avery: $26)
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A hard-line, self-help manual of self-reliance and good behavior.
(Random House: $25.95)
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A posthumously published memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer.
(Random House: $25)
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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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The Senator from Minnesota's memoir of his surprising evolution from Saturday Night Live comedian to serious politician.
(Twelve: $28)
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Abraham Lincoln’s last murder trial before beginning his presidential campaign.
(Hanover Press: $26.99)
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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 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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This memoir from the "Bad Feminist" author reveals her lifelong struggle with food and body image.
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The commencement speech from Navy Seal, Adm. William H. McRaven at the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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The importance of mercy in our lives.
(Riverhead: $20)
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