Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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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 group of young women romp through the theater world of 1940s New York City.
(Riverhead: $28)
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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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A divorced father confronts his perception of his actions when his ex-wife drops off their two kids at his place and disappears.
(Random House: $27)
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A collection of hilarious and poignant short-stories from the creator of Netflix's Bojack Horseman
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A family deals with a son in Vietnam, a protesting daughter and other dark secrets.
(Little, Brown: $28)
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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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The owner of a multibillion gaming company pronounced brain dead, awakes to a strange new world .
(Morrow: $35)
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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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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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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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An alien scientist makes a shocking discovery and eight other short sci-fi stories.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A magic school for liars clashes with a murder mystery.
(Tor: $25.99)
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In this YA novel, friendship and a love triangle are complicated by money and a mystery.
(Dutton: $19.99)
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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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Drue Cambell finds herself entangled in a decades-old mystery that may involve the people she loves.
(St. Martin's: $28.99)
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A New York City cop investigates a mysterious affliction that drives its victims mad with memories of a life they never lived.
(Crown: $27)
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A New York City Mayor discovers the truth behind a train carrying hyper intelligent, bloodthirsty creatures.
(Harper: $25.99)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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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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The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian rediscovers the settling of the Northwest Territory through five pioneers.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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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 commencement speech from Navy Seal, Adm. William H. McRaven at the University of Texas.
(Grand Central: $18)
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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 radio interviewer shares his most memorable on-air conversations from the past four decades.
(Simon & Schuster: $35)
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The author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck dissects religion, politics, and relationships with money, entertainment & the internet.
(Harper: $28)
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A definitive history of Hollywood's most iconic, storied, and scandalous hotel.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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A look back at the Apollo 11 moon landing and the ordinary Americans that made it possible.
(Simon & Schuster: $29.99)
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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 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 country singer and historian explore the politics and music that shaped America.
(Random House: $30)
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An exploration of California’s natural patterns of drought and flood, its aging water distribution systems, and those who work in agriculture.
(Knopf: $30)
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Behind the scenes of a therapist’s world.
(Houghton Mifflin: $28)
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A British journalist reflects on her life living with autism.
(Seal Press: $27)
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a final volume from the scientist and storyteller's essays, showcasing his broad range of interests.
(Knopf: $26.95)
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How to lead a meaningful life in a self-centered world.
(Random House: $28)
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