Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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An epic snowball fight continues the Wimpy Kid series.
(Amulet: $13.95)
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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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Detectives Harry Bosch and Renee Ballard join forces to solve a cold case in Los Angeles.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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The first volume of a two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros.
(Bantam: $35)
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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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Jack Reacher investigates the New England town where his father was born.
(Delacorte: $28.99)
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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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A curious human speaking fox learns the consequences of urban sprawl.
(Random House: $17)
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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 powerful tale of contemporary Native American life.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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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 retelling of the story of Circe, who draws the wrath of both men and gods.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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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 must engage with the people around her.
(G.P Putnam's Sons: $26)
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A New Yorker deals with depression, relationships and an inept therapist.
(Penguin Press: $26)
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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 16-year-old girl witnesses the police shooting of her childhood friend.
(Balzer + Bray: $17.99)
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A young man with social difficulties inhibits his ability to make friends.
(Poppy: $18.99)
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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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When a sniper strikes during a funeral of a president, Alex Cross is tasked with tracking him down.
(Little, Brown: $29.99)
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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 story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
(Simon & Schuster: $15)
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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 novelist shares her wisdom on the current political climate.
(Riverhead: $20)
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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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Final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind from the late scientist and mathematician.
(Bantam: $25)
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Awkward quotes from President Trump after Hurricane Florence.
(Simon & Schuster: $14.99)
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Tips for living a joy-filled life.
(Thomas Dunne: $22.99)
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Illustrated affirmations from the creator of “Hamilton”
(Random House: $22)
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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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The author of "Sapiens" investigates today’s most urgent issues as we move into the unknown future.
(Spiegel & Grau: $28)
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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 consequences of the willful ignorance of Trump appointees.
(Norton: $26.95)
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The postwar manhunt for members of Hitler’s inner circle.
(Henry Holt: $30)
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A chronicle of the life of the Supreme Court justice inspired by a law student's viral blog to the octogenarian feminist.
(Dey Street: $19.99)
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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 self-help book from the prime-time drag queen.
(Dey Street: $25.99)
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A comprehensive biography of the colorful and complex British Prime Minister.
(Viking: $24.95)
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The Oscar winning Actress shares her stories & recipies about living in the South.
(Touchstone: $35)
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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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