Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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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 heroic hound and his pals work to prove his innocence for a crime he didn’t commit.
(Graphix : $9.99)
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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 collection of verse spanning more than five decades from the Pulitzer-Prize winning poet.
(Penguin: $30)
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Det. Robicheaux and his new partner investigate the death of a young woman by crucifixion.
(Simon & Schuster: $27.99)
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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 tracker tells the tale of a powerful man destroyed by demons.
(Riverhead: $30)
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A nurse with a flair for cleaning, helps cover up her sister’s habit of killing her boyfriends.
(Doubleday: $22.95)
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A group of tree lovers fight for the last of the remaining acres of virgin forest.
(Norton: $27.95)
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A fiction telling of actress Hedy Lamar’s brilliance as a scientist and inventor.
(Sourcebooks: $25.99)
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Sigma Force must wrestle with the deepest spiritual mysteries of mankind.
(Morrow: $28.99)
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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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Good cop Detective Harriet Blue has gone rogue with a killer on the run.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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Diary entries and letters that define the story of Los Angeles told by locals, transplants and dreamers.
(Modern Library: $26)
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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 powerful tale of contemporary Native American life.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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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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A New Yorker deals with depression, relationships and an inept therapist.
(Penguin Press: $26)
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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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Friendship, loss and life on the road.
(Berkley: $20)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
(Simon & Schuster: $15)
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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 cleaning guru's method to decluttering your home and simplifying your life.
(Ten Speed Press: $16.99)
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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 Senator from California discusses the role of leadership in challenging times.
(Penguin Press: $30)
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An insider’s account of the Trump administration
(Penguin Press: $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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Ethical questions surrounding fertility treatments and DNA testing.
(Knopf: $24.95)
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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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The former New Jersey governor shares his life in politics with insights into Donald Trump.
(Hatchette: $28)
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A secret history of Los Angeles as told by the notorious “it” girl turned writer during the 1960s art scene.
(Scribner: $26)
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Tips for living a joy-filled life.
(Thomas Dunne: $22.99)
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A decades-long rivalry between two men who created the amplified sound of the electric guitar.
(Scribner: $28)
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An account of Native American life, from the 1890 Wounded Knee massacre to current day.
(Riverhead: $28)
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Final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind from the late scientist and mathematician.
(Bantam: $25)
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A personal account of how psychedelics may help the mentally ill.
(Penguin Press: $28)
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Illustrated affirmations from the creator of “Hamilton”
(Random House: $22)
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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 untold piece of American history reveals George Washington’s character and illuminates the origins of America’s counterintelligence movement.
(Flatiron: $29.99)
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One woman’s life-long quest for love, connection, and peace of mind spanning four decades.
(Rodale: $26.99)
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