Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A group of young women romp through the theater world of 1940s New York City.
(Riverhead: $28)
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A son in his late 20s writes a letter to his mother who cannot read, unearthing a family’s history rooted in Vietnam.
(Penguin Press: $26)
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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 high school star athlete and a loner connect while attending Trinity College in Dublin.
(Hogarth: $26)
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A body is unearthed in Griffith Park in the wake of Pearl Harbor.
(Knopf: $29.95)
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Rowley Jefferson agrees to be the biographer for his best friend Greg Heffley while writing in a diary of his own.
(Amulet: $13.99)
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Detective Daniel Hawthorne teams with narrator Anthony Horowitz to solve the mysterious killing of a celebrity divorce lawyer.
(Harper: $27.99)
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The lives of two sisters from the 1950s to the present as they struggle to find their place in a rapidly evolving world.
(Atria: $28)
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The owner of a multibillion gaming company pronounced brain dead, awakes to a strange new world .
(Morrow: $35)
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An alien scientist makes a shocking discovery and eight other short sci-fi stories.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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An ancient guild of female divers on a South Korean Island reckon with the destruction of modernity from 1938 to 2008
(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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Victims across the country appear to have died by accident, with seemingly nothing in common.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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After discovering her father's suicide, a young woman steps up to manage the failing taxidermy shop.
(Tin House: $24.95)
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Jack Ryan Jr.’s takes on a mission to stop an international criminal conspiracy.
(G.P Putnam's Sons: $29)
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Parisian private investigator Aimée Leduc tracks down her mother, the last to see the body of a homeless woman being wheeled away from a convent.
(Soho Crime: $27.95)
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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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The course of an American family over three generations, from the 1930s to present day.
(Flatiron: $27.99)
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Detective Amos Decker discovers a mistake he made as a rookie detective may have deadly consequences.
(Grand Central: $29)
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A love triangle between a couple and a synthetic human set in an alternative 1980s London.
(Nan A. Talese: $26.95)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian rediscovers the settling of the Northwest Territory through five pioneers.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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The radio interviewer shares his most memorable on-air conversations from the past four decades.
(Simon & Schuster: $35)
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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: $28)
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A coach’s decades-long quest to find the secret of running impossibly fast for longer distances.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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The country singer and historian explore the politics and music that shaped America.
(Random House: $30)
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The author's hilarious and scary follow-up book on Trump's second year.
(Holt: $30)
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The podcasters share their stories and struggles with depression, eating disorders, and addiction.
(Forge: $24.99)
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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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How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
(HarperOne: $24.99)
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The radio host takes a critical look at the role of the press and its political ideology.
(Threshold: $28)
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The author of "Eat Pray Love," shares her wisdom and unique perspective about creativity.
(Riverhead: $24.95)
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A memoir from the four-star Navy admiral includes the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and the capture of Saddam Hussein.
(Grand Central: $30)
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The sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the survivors and a 50-year battle to exonerate their court-martialed skipper.
(Simon & Schuster: $28)
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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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How to lead a meaningful life in a self-centered world.
(Random House: $28)
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A guide to clarity and style from the Random House copy chief.
(Random House: $25)
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Behind the scenes of a therapist’s world.
(Houghton Mifflin: $28)
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A 98-year-old D-Day medic recalls the enormity of the battle.
(William Morrow: $16.19)
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Joys & Absurdities of Modern Fatherhood.
(Prospect: $18.95)
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