Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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Jack Reacher investigates the New England town where his father was born.
(Delacorte: $28.99)
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Detectives Harry Bosch and Renee Ballard join forces to solve a cold case in Los Angeles.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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A respected World War II hero guns down the local pastor inside a church in Mississippi.
(Doubleday: $29.95)
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The predicaments of a contemporary family unmoored by the Great Recession and one a century before on the same street.
(Harper: $29.99)
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A romance writer becomes fascinated with the clients and owner of a luxury health resort.
(Flatiron: $29.95)
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An epic snowball fight continues the Wimpy Kid series.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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A painter leaves Tokyo and, at a mountain retreat of a more famous artist, enters a surreal world.
(Knopf: $30)
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A young woman living on her own in the coastal marshes of North Carolina becomes a murder suspect.
(G.P Putnam's Sons: $26)
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A woman travels to the Southern California desert and hires a strange detective to help her solve a mystery.
(Ecco: $26.99)
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An F.B.I. agent, haunted by the childhood kidnapping of her twin sister, confronts a new threat in the remote southwestern U.S.
(Grand Central: $29)
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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 curious human speaking fox learns the consequences of urban sprawl.
(Random House: $17)
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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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In this novel of suspense, a man’s life and mind are changed after a brutal beating.
(Viking: $28)
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A grieving woman's obsession with a Great Dane left by her late friend.
(Riverhead: $25)
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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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The adventures of Greg Heffley, a wise-cracking kid trying to survive middle school.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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In the wake of a scandal and financial ruin, a wealthy Upper East Side widow and her son flee to Paris.
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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 man mysteriously losing weight uncovers prejudices in Castle Rock.
(Scribner: $19.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The former first lady recounts her childhood in Chicago, meeting Barack and their years in the White House.
(Crown: $32.35)
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The novelist shares her wisdom on the current political climate.
(Riverhead: $20)
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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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The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
(Simon & Schuster: $15)
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Awkward quotes from President Trump after Hurricane Florence.
(Simon & Schuster: $14.99)
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Washington Journalist Bob Woodward’s report on the tenure of President Trump.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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Final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind from the late scientist and mathematician.
(Bantam: $25)
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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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Tips for living a joy-filled life.
(Thomas Dunne: $22.99)
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Lessons learned from four presidents dealing with major crisis in private and in the life of the country.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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The consequences of the willful ignorance of Trump appointees.
(Norton: $26.95)
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Creating a home that reflects personalities and stories of the people who live there.
(Harper Design: $40)
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Illustrated affirmations from the creator of “Hamilton”
(Random House: $22)
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The postwar manhunt for members of Hitler’s inner circle.
(Henry Holt: $30)
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How billionaire Mogul Howard Hughes obsessions with sex, power and publicity abused, or benefitted women's dreams of stardom.
(Custom House: $29.99)
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The importance of mercy in our lives.
(Riverhead: $20)
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The Fox News anchor argues America’s ruling class is out of touch with everyday citizens.
(Free Press: $28)
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The Rolling Stone and Vanity Fair photographer shares her process of taking pictures.
(Phaidon: $49.95)
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a practical, insightful guide to courageous leadership.
(Random House: $28)
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A self-help book from the prime-time drag queen.
(Dey Street: $25.99)
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