Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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American history told through the story of two boys sentenced to a reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.
(Doubleday: $24.95)
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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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The chief of Israeli intelligence partners with the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, whose daughter has been kidnapped.
(Harper: $28.99)
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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 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 family is torn when their father leaves their shared inheritance all to his youngest daughter.
(Pamela Dorman Books: $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 World War II veteran on parole must find a killer in a small town or face going back to jail.
(Grand Central: $29)
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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 group of friends and parents are nearly destroyed when an exclusive school for gifted children opens in the community.
(Riverhead: $26)
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The suspicious death of a Moroccan immigrant and the repercussions that bring together a diverse cast of characters.
(Pantheon: $25.95)
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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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The intertwining fates of an Arab-American and an Iraqi family in the wake of the 2003 American led invasion of Baghdad in 2003.
(Grove Press: $27)
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Thrawn works to secure his place in the Imperial hierarchy, while his former protégé returns with a dire warning about his homeworld.
(Del Rey: $28.99)
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A middle-aged housewife turned aspiring reporter pursues the murder of a young woman in1960s Baltimore.
(Morrow: $26.99)
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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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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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Scottish cookbook writer Paul Stuart attempts to finish his new book, but complications arise with domestic circumstances and two clingy cats.
(Pantheon: $25.95)
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A young man returns to his small hometown, struggling to overcome drama and abuse.
(St. Martin's: $28.99)
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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 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 Pulitzer Prize-winning historian rediscovers the settling of the Northwest Territory through five pioneers.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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An investigative look at the sex lives of three American women for more than a decade.
(Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster: $27)
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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 writer behind Marvel’s Thor reveals how creativity and imagination enabled him to overcome the horrors of his youth.
(Harper: $28.99)
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The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
(Simon & Schuster: $28)
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The power of giving people second chances.
(Optimism Press: $26)
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The diary of a young woman's determination to live a meaningful life despite her struggle with cystic fibrosis and a rare superbug.
(Spiegel & Grau: $26)
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The conservative authors give their take on the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
(Regnery: $28.99)
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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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A historian describes John F. Kennedy Jr. through the lens of their decades-long friendship.
(Dutton: $29)
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Understanding how the internet is changing the English language.
(Riverhead: $26)
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Politico's chief political correspondent narrates a decade-long civil war inside the GOP and Donald Trump’s coincidental ascension.
(Harper: $29.99)
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A guide to clarity and style from the Random House copy chief.
(Random House: $25)
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A definitive history of Hollywood's most iconic, storied, and scandalous hotel.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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The 1972 murder of a mother of ten during the Troubles in Northern Ireland.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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Behind the scenes of a therapist’s world.
(Houghton Mifflin: $28)
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Adventure writer David Roberts retraces the 1700-mile journey of the Domínguez-Escalante expedition.
(Norton: $26.95)
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